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Kate Middleton pregnant?


September 6th, 2012 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 6 (IANS) Kate Middleton is reportedly expecting her first child with husband Prince William.The couple, who tied the knot April 29 last year, has reportedly been trying ... Read more...

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V-empowerment! New marketing mantra sparks new debate


August 30th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) So you think getting an education, a job and being self- reliant were steps towards women's empowerment? If you were to go by the ... Read more...

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Williams turns to Victoria for advice


August 30th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) Singer Robbie Williams, who is expecting his first child with wife Ayda Field, has turned to Victoria Beckham for advice. He has booked a VIP ... Read more...

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Government doctor caught taking bribe in Rajasthan


July 30th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 30 (IANS) A senior gynaecologist at a government-run hospital in Rajasthan's Bhilwara district was Monday caught taking a bribe of Rs.800 from family members of a patient and ... Read more...

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Maharashtra moots murder charge for female foeticide


July 10th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) The Maharashtra government Tuesday mooted slapping murder charges on those involved in female foeticide."We shall send a proposal to the centre to apply Indian Penal Code ... Read more...

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Bengal government orders inquiry into crib deaths


May 24th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 24 (IANS) In the wake of frequent deaths of infants in government-run hospitals in the state, the West Bengal health department has directed all sub-divisional, district hospitals ... Read more...

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At 100, ex-army man gifts hospital to Rajasthan village (Feature)


May 15th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dudavas (Rajasthan), May 15 (IANS) For Rao Kabool Singh, a World War Two veteran who turned 100 this weekend, it has been a life of service with the army man ... Read more...

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Haryana takes another step to stop female foeticide


May 9th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 9 (IANS) In a major step to prevent sex determination and female foeticide, the Haryana government announced Wednesday that pregnant women will have to submit a photocopy of ... Read more...

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Woman doctor, priest get life for judge’s murder


March 30th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 30 (IANS) A woman doctor and a Sikh priest were Friday sentenced to life imprisonment by a court here for the gruesome murder of a sitting judge in ... Read more...

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Odisha’s health workers fight maternal deaths (Feature)


March 12th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Balasore (Odisha), March 12 (IANS) The National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) may have made a dent in many backward regions of India, but here in this coastal district of Odisha ... Read more...

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Mamata vents ire on corporates, media


February 28th, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 27 (IANS) Lashing out at a section of media and corporate houses for trying to force her to take up anti-people policies, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata ... Read more...

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Another AMRI hospital director granted bail


February 23rd, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 23 (IANS) Gynaecologist and AMRI Hospital director Pranab Dasgupta was Thursday granted bail by a court here in the fire tragedy case at the medical facility which claimed ... Read more...

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Two more AMRI directors arrested, in police custody (Second Lead)


January 27th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) Two more AMRI Hospital directors, who are also renowned doctors, were Friday arrested for the fire that killed 94 patients and staffers last month. A court ... Read more...

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Two more AMRI Hospital directors arrested (Lead)


January 27th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) Two more directors of AMRI Hospital, who are also renowned doctors, were Friday arrested for the fire that killed 94 patients and staffers last month.Mani Chhetri, ... Read more...

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Two more directors of AMRI Hospital arrested


January 27th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) Two more directors of AMRI Hospital, who are also renowned doctors, were Friday arrested in connection with the fire that killed 94 patients and staffers last ... Read more...

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Abortion still taboo in Pakistan


January 16th, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 16 (IANS) Even though abortion is legal in Pakistan and Islamic scholars agree on its permissibility in certain conditions, many medical professionals term it an "un-Islamic act" and ... Read more...

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Ghana doctor ‘risk to public’ in Britain


December 3rd, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 3 (IANS) A gynaecologist from Ghana who botched four "designer vagina" operations and an abortion has been struck off in Britain as he posed a "risk to the ... Read more...

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Extra calcium may not prevent premature birth


October 9th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 9 (IANS) Calcium intake has no effect on preventing premature birth or low infant birth weight, a review of its potential benefits suggests.Experts agree that during pregnancy, a ... Read more...

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Health check-ups, legal aid pffered for women in Delhi


July 23rd, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Offering free health check-ups and legal counselling on issues related to domestic violence, divorce and dowry harassment, NGOs and the Delhi government organised a ... Read more...

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A pair of clean hands can save lives (May 5 is World Hand Hygiene Day)


May 4th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Millions of patients admitted in hospitals in the country could recover faster if healthcare workers follow proper hand-washing routine, which helps in avoiding hospital-acquired infections, ... Read more...

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UAE father expresses concern over ‘adulterous’ teen daughter’s fate


April 15th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, Apr 15 (ANI): The father of a 14-year-old girl has expressed concern over his daughter's future after she was asked to appear before an Ajman court on a adultery charge. ... Read more...

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Genes a crucial factor in urinary incontinence


April 5th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): A study of twins at the University of Gothenburg and Karolinska Institutet (Sweden) has revealed that genetic factors can explain half of people's susceptibility to urinary incontinence.Urinary incontinence ... Read more...

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Oz doctor used probe like sex toy reveals patient


March 21st, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 21 (ANI): A woman in New South Wales has revealed that a gynaecologist under investigation used an ultrasound probe like a sex toy while examining her.The former patient, who broke ... Read more...

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Growing number of single professional women having babies alone: Expert


February 27th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Feb 27 (ANI): An expert has revealed that an increasing number of professional women in their 30s are opting to start a family on their own.'The numbers are creeping up. Compared ... Read more...

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Jodhpur police to quiz IV fluids firm over pregnancy deaths


February 26th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Feb 26 (IANS) A Jodhpur police team is in Madhya Pradesh's Indore town to quiz the manufacturer of the IV fluids which are suspected to have caused the death of at ... Read more...

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Jodhpur cops seize bottles contaminated IV fluid


February 25th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Feb 25 (IANS) Police in this Rajasthan city swung into action after the death at least 12 pregnant women from allegedly contaminated IV fluids and seized samples of the particular batch ... Read more...

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12 pregnant women die in Jodhpur hospital


February 24th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Feb 24 (IANS) At least 12 pregnant women died of excessive bleeding at a government run hospital here after they were allegedly administered contaminated IV fluids, officials said Thursday. A probe ... Read more...

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Pregnant women beaten, abused in Madhya Pradesh district


February 22nd, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Shahnawaz Akhtar Bhopal, Feb 22 (IANS) Barwani district of Madhya Pradesh saw 26 maternal deaths in nine months of 2010. Not only were the pregnant women routinely turned away from community health ... Read more...

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Why women feel anxious, depressed and irate at that ‘time of the month’


February 15th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): For centuries, the mystery of why women are irate and anxious during 'that time of the month' has flummoxed many but a new study finds the exact reason ... Read more...

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Married doc from Cape Town leaves wife for Annie Lenox


February 12th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 12 (ANI): A married doctor has reportedly run off with pop star Annie Lennox. South African gynaecologist Dr Mitch Besser, 56, has moved out of his Cape Town family home, reports ... Read more...

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Ayurvedic physician among medicine Padma winners


January 26th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Late ayurvedic physician K. Raghavan Thirumulpad is among the Padma award winners from the field of medicine this year. A total of 10 awards were given in ... Read more...

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Usha Uthup, Kajol, Gagan Narang among 84 for Padma Shri


January 25th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Noted filmmaker Girish Kasaravalli, classical vocalist Ajoy Chakraborty, singer Usha Uthup, Bollywood actors Kajol and Irrfan Khan, sporstpersons Gagan Narang, Krihna Poonia and Harbhajan Singh are ... Read more...

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Oz women with ‘designer vaginas’ getting psychiatric help


November 14th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 14 (ANI): It was recently revealed that demands for 'designer vaginas' - cosmetic surgery to enhance the look of women's genitals - have tripled in Australia.Now the latest news is ... Read more...

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For many, bikini wax makes bridal makeover complete


October 29th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Bridal makeovers are no longer limited to the face and hairdo. Getting a bikini wax has become a ritual for Indian women who are getting ... Read more...

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Woman dies as nurses perform operation


October 23rd, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 23 (IANS) A pregnant woman died at a government-run hospital in Andhra Pradesh Saturday after nurses allegedly conducted a caesarean operation in the absence of a gynaecologist.The incident took place ... Read more...

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