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Fortis Healthcare posts consolidated global revenue at Rs.1,409 crore


August 14th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Fortis Healthcare Tuesday posted a consolidated global revenue at Rs.1,409 crore for the quarter ended June 30 against Rs.485 crore during the like period of ... Read more...

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Emotional toll make patients out of doctors (Health Feature)


July 20th, 2012 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The white coat, those knowing eyes, that reassuring voice when in pain, a mere glimpse of a doctor puts us at ease. Little does one ... Read more...

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Smoking okay on reel, not in real: B-Town (May 31 is World No Tobacco Day)


May 30th, 2012 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) Does smoking on screen harm youth? Some feel depicting actors smoking in films and TV shows can affect young, impressionable minds, but others do not agree ... Read more...

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Need to create awareness about cancer of cervix: Doctors


March 8th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) As the world celebrates Women's Day, Indian doctors Thursday called for greater awareness among women towards screening for cervical cancer - the second most common ... Read more...

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Fortis buys Singapore diagnostic firm for $50 mn, stock up


February 1st, 2012 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Fortis Healthcare said Wednesday it had bought an 85 percent stake in Singapore's Redline-Asia, an outpatient diagnostic chain, for about $50 million (Singapore $62.9 million).The stock ... Read more...

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Fortis announces two new hospitals in Hyderabad, Agra


November 17th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) Fortis Healthcare (India) Thursday announced the launch of two hospitals in Hyderabad and Agra, thus increasing its India network to 68 hospitals.The hospital in Hyderabad with ... Read more...

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I wanted to become a nurse: Dikshit


September 20th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Inspired by Florence Nightingale during her school days, she had wanted to become a nurse. Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said this Tuesday while addressing ... Read more...

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Fortis Healthcare to buy sister arm Fortis International


September 19th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Fortis Healthcare will buy its overseas sister arm Fortis Healthcare International in an all-cash deal in a move to bring all the group's healthcare businesses ... Read more...

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Fortis plans Rs.600 crore investment in West Bengal


June 18th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jun 18 (IANS) Hospital chain Fortis Healthcare has plans to invest Rs.600 crore soon in West Bengal, a top executive of the company said Saturday."We have already invested ... Read more...

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President calls for social movement for gender equality


April 9th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Saturday called for a new social movement for gender equality and protecting the girl child.Speaking here at the national launch of ... Read more...

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Fortis Healthcare Q2 net profit up 477 percent


November 3rd, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Fortis Healthcare Wednesday reported a 477 percent rise in net profit for the quarter ended Sep 30 at Rs.74.8 crore against Rs.12.8 crore earned during the like ... Read more...

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PM in Malaysia to firm up economic, defence, cultural ties (Night Lead)


October 26th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 26 (IANS) Having said sayonara to Japan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Tuesday for a three-day visit during which he will underscore the linkages between ... Read more...

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PM touches down in Malaysia to bolster ties (Lead)


October 26th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 26 (IANS) Having said sayonara to Japan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Tuesday for a three-day visit during which he will underscore the linkages between ... Read more...

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Fortis scrip up 1.4 percent on Hong Kong acquisition


October 11th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) The scrips of Fortis healthcare rose as much as 3.41 percent in intra-day trade Monday after the company's promoters announced the acquisition of Hong Kong-based Quality Healthcare Asia ... Read more...

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India’s Fortis Healthcare exits race for Singapore’s Parkway


July 26th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Indian healthcare firm Fortis Monday said it was opting out of the battle for control of Singapore-based Parkway, which operates 16 hospitals with over 3,400 beds in ... Read more...

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Fortis offers to buy Parkway, deal size at $2.3 bn


July 1st, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) India's Fortis Healthcare and its promoters jointly launched a bid to buy all the shares of Singapore's Parkway Holdings, which operates 16 hospitals in the Asia-Pacific ... Read more...

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Ethiopia wants Indian hospitals as healthcare hub for Africa (Lead)


June 18th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Impressed with some of India's private hospitals and the quality of healthcare they provide, Ethiopia wants them to open branches in that country so that they become ... Read more...

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Ethiopia woos Indian hospitals to set up branches


June 18th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Ethiopia wants private Indian hospitals to open branches in that country to provide specialized treatment to its citizens, an official said. An Ethiopian delegation was in India this ... Read more...

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Parkway stake makes Fortis largest Asian hospital chain


March 12th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Fortis Healthcare founded by brothers Malvinder and Shivinder Mohan Singh has become the largest hospital chain in Asia after buying 24-percent stake in Singapore's Parkway Holdings for ... Read more...

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Private sector can start medical colleges in backward areas: Azad


September 14th, 2009 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) The government will allow the private sector to set up medical colleges in backward states, hilly areas and the northeast region, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said ... Read more...

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Wockhardt scrip nose-dives 20 percent


April 1st, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) The stock of healthcare major Wockhardt fell 20 percent on the Bombay Stock Exchange following reports that the company would be referred to the corporate debt restructuring (CDR) ... Read more...

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Some businesses continue to flourish despite slowdown


December 11th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Not all businesses have been affected by the economic downturn. While the banking and financial sectors are looking to the government for bailout packages, there are some ... Read more...

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Six Indians among Forbes’ 15 richest young Asians


September 5th, 2008 - 6:32 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 4 (IANS) Six Indians, including Ranbaxy’s Malvinder and Shivinder Singh, real estate firm Oberoi Constructions' Vikas Oberoi and online gambling entity PartyGaming's founder Anurag Dikshit have made it to ... Read more...

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Fortis opens dental clinics in Chandigarh, Mohali


July 15th, 2008 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 15 (IANS) Fortis Healthcare Limited has opened dental clinics at the Fortis city Centre in Chandigarh and Fortis Hospital in Mohali town in collaboration with Delhi-based Axiss Dental. "We will ... Read more...

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Ranbaxy CEO to promote Religare, Fortis as top brands


June 22nd, 2008 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Ranbaxy Laboratories CEO Malvinder Singh, who will earn some Rs.100 billion ($2.4 billion) from selling his family's stake in the pharmaceutical firm to Japan's Daiichi Sankyo, is ... Read more...

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Fortis Healthcare buys Chennai hospital for south India launch


February 19th, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Ranbaxy-promoted Fortis Healthcare Ltd and Oscar Investments Ltd (OIL) Tuesday completed acquiring 62.17 percent of the equity of Chennai-based Malar Hospitals Ltd (MHL) for Rs.346.8 million ... Read more...

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Ramadoss to open Fourth India Health Summit


November 14th, 2007 - 10:24 am ICT by admin
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