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Rohtak medical student falls from hostel roof, dies


July 6th, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), July 6 (IANS) A final year medical (MBBS) student died after falling from the roof of his hostel at the Pandit Bhagwat Dayal Sharma (BDS) University of Health ... Read more...

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Doctors in Lucknow caught on MMS demanding bribe


June 9th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 9 (IANS) Some doctors at the Balrampur Hospital here have been caught on MMS demanding bribe for admitting patients in the emergency ward, an official said Saturday.Made ... Read more...

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Four kids dead in Lahore hospital fire (Lead)


June 7th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 7 (IANS) A massive fire broke out Thursday in the children's emergency ward at a government hospital in Lahore, killing at least four children and injuring 21, officials ... Read more...

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Four kids die in Lahore hospital fire


June 7th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 7 (IANS) At least four children were killed and 17 injured Thursday in a fire that broke out at a government hospital in Pakistani metropolis Lahore, Geo News ... Read more...

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Tension brews over smoke at city hospital


March 21st, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 21 (IANS) Smoke billowing from the emergency ward of the state-run SSKM Hospital here Wednesday led to several patients being shifted outside for their safety, police said.According to ... Read more...

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Man pierced by iron rods, saved by doctors


March 12th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 12 (IANS) A youth, pierced through the body by two iron rods, got a a new lease of life as doctors at the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences ... Read more...

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10 die as emergency services crippled in Andhra hospitals (Lead)


February 11th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 11 (IANS) At least 10 patients have died since Friday night at government-run hospitals in Andhra Pradesh where emergency services are crippled following a strike by junior doctors, ... Read more...

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Eight die as emergency services crippled in Andhra hospitals


February 11th, 2012 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 11 (IANS) At least eight patients have died since Friday night at government-run hospitals in Andhra Pradesh where emergency services are crippled following a strike by junior ... Read more...

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Women delivers baby near lift in Noida hospital


November 17th, 2011 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Nov 17 (IANS) Denied admission in the emergency ward, a woman delivered a baby outside the elevator of a district hospital in Noida Thursday morning, her husband said.Karuna, a ... Read more...

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Rejected lover attacks girl, mother with bombs


November 12th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Nov 12 (IANS) A rejected lover attacked a girl and her mother with crude bombs in this Taj city, injuring them seriously, police said Saturday. The youth has been ... Read more...

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Notice to Delhi government over schoolboy’s injury


November 2nd, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the state government on an NGO's complaint that school authorities had failed to ensure timely treatment for ... Read more...

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AIIMS trauma centre’s patient update facility praised


October 30th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) The real time patient update facility of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) trauma centre was hailed by officials of hospitals from all ... Read more...

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Delhi building collapse: Victim’s kin seek to rebuild lives


September 28th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) It was around 8 p.m. when 12-year-old Saima was engrossed with dinner preparations in the Khan household, in the old quarter of the city. Saima, ... Read more...

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Mulayam undergoes surgery


September 22nd, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 22 (IANS) Samajwadi Party president and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav underwent surgery for a urinary ailment here, an official said Thursday."It was a minor ... Read more...

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Wounded in body and mind, but coping with terror (Week after Delhi High Court blast)


September 14th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Pellets pierced their bodies. One, a 60-year-old, had to let his leg be amputated but hasn't shed a tear. Another, much younger and with shrapnel ... Read more...

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Victims’ kin turn wrath on journalists now


September 8th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) After politicians, it is now the turn of journalists to face the wrath of relatives of the victims of Wednesday's blast at the Delhi High ... Read more...

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All he said was ‘Papa guzar gaye’ (Scenes at hospital)


September 7th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) In the crowded emergency ward on the fifth floor of Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) hospital four young men sat with stoic expressions masking their hopelessness, ... Read more...

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Three die in house collapse


August 6th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 6 (IANS) A young woman and two children were killed and eight others were injured when the two-storeyed house they were sleeping in collapsed in an Agra locality ... Read more...

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Patient being revived with electric shocks suffers burns (Second Lead)


June 28th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 28 (IANS) A patient, who was being revived with electric shocks at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here, suffered burns after a short ... Read more...

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Mamata makes surprise visit to SSKM hospital


May 25th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 24 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday made a surprise visit to the state's biggest super-specialty hospital - SSKM - and interacted with the doctors ... Read more...

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Suicide blast rocks Kabul hospital


May 21st, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 21 (IANS) Casualties are feared after a suicide bomber blew himself up in the emergency ward of a military hospital in the Afghan capital Saturday, Xinhua reported.The attacker ... Read more...

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Two killed in hospital firing, cops suspect business enmity (Second Lead)


May 19th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), May 19 (IANS) A liquor contractor and a security guard were killed in a hospital's emergency ward here when unidentified gunmen opened fire at them early Thursday, police ... Read more...

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Two killed in Haryana hospital firing, four cops suspended (Lead)


May 19th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), May 19 (IANS) A liquor contractor and a security guard were killed in a hospital's emergency ward here when unidentified gunmen opened fire at them early Thursday, police ... Read more...

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Eight children die as junior doctors continue strike


May 8th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 8 (IANS) At least eight children died at a government-run hospital in Hyderabad Sunday as junior doctors continued their strike demanding a special protection force for their security, ... Read more...

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Public Hospital, medical staff drawn into Bahrain strife


April 13th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Manama, Apr.11 (ANI): Bahrain's government forces have cracked down on its largest public hospital Salmaniya Medical Complex and arrested several doctors and other members of the medical staff, accusing them of anti ... Read more...

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A rare transplant leaves a man with two hearts


February 24th, 2011 - 3:09 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Diego, Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A California man can boast of two hearts after doctors performed a procedure on him to add a healthy heart to his defective one.36-year-old Tyson Smith ... Read more...

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Doctors’ strike continues in Bihar


February 1st, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 1 (IANS) Health services in Bihar were severely hit Tuesday as hundreds of junior doctors continued their indefinite strike for the second day, demanding the arrest of a legislator and ... Read more...

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Bihar junior doctors on strike, legislator’s guards held (Lead)


January 31st, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 31 (IANS) Health services in Bihar were severely hit as junior doctors in all six government-run hospitals struck work Monday, demanding action against a Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) legislator ... Read more...

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Hundreds of Bihar junior doctors strike work


January 31st, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 31 (IANS) Hundreds of junior doctors in Bihar went on an indefinite strike Monday, demanding action against a Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) legislator and his bodyguard who fired ... Read more...

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Taseer assassination case to be heard in-camera to prevent earlier media fiasco


January 18th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 18(ANI): An in-camera hearing into the Salmaan Taseer assassination case will be conducted at Adiyala Jail on January 24.Earlier this month, Taseer was assassinated by Malik Mumtaz Qadri, one of ... Read more...

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Relatives throng hospitals to look for missing kin


November 16th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The wall at the gate of LNJP Hospital's emergency ward is plastered with pictures of the dead... every now and then comes a wail as searching relatives ... Read more...

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Infant girl survives garbage dump fire


October 22nd, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 22 (IANS) Call it her will to live that enabled a new-born girl in Uttar Pradesh's Ghazipur district survive even after she was dumped on a mound of garbage that ... Read more...

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Tata Indicom launches emergency medical service on mobile


September 15th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Tata Indicom Wednesday launched an emergency service, "doctor on call", in partnership with Rx Healthcare Magic Private Ltd, to offer consultation to all Tata Indicom and Tata ... Read more...

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Six injured in a bomb explosion in Imphal


August 7th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Aug 7 (ANI): Six people were injured after a bomb exploded at Ghari Mayai Leikai, around seven kilometers away from Imphal on Friday evening.Ingocha Singh, Inspector of Lamphelpat Police Station said ... Read more...

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Gunmen storm Lahore hospital, 12 dead (Lead)


June 1st, 2010 - 3:40 am ICT by IANS
Lahore, June 1 (IANS) Gunmen Monday night attacked the Jinnah hospital in this eastern Pakistani city, killing at least 12 people, including four policemen, and injuring several others, media reports said. About ... Read more...

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