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How to detox - Delhi centres show the way

August 29th, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) An animated discussion on self-control and inner strength is under way in an air-conditioned cottage tucked away inside a plush south Delhi farm. The group ... Read more...

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A dai steps toward ensuring safe motherhood in Rajasthan (With images)

May 1st, 2012 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beh Charan (Rajasthan), May 1 (IANS) She has assisted in the birth of almost the entire village population. At 65, Charki Devi, a dai or midwife in a Rajasthan village, ... Read more...

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Case filed against mom caught selling toddlers

June 2nd, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A criminal case has been opened against a 22-year-old woman who was attempting to sell her two babies for 200,000 rubles (over $7,100) in Chechnya's ... Read more...

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Clash after anti-Jaitapur nuke plant activist killed

December 18th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Ratnagiri (Maharashtra), Dec 18 (IANS) Police resorted to a baton-charge to disperse a large crowd of villagers protesting the death of an anti-Jaitapur nuclear power plant activist in an accident in this ... Read more...

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Psychopathy linked to brain damage

April 28th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 28 (IANS) Psychopaths are known to be characterised by callousness, diminished capacity for remorse and lack of empathy. However, the exact cause of these personality traits is an area of ... Read more...

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Hostel for pooches in Bihar to ease dog owners’ worries

November 13th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Sonepur (Bihar), Nov 13 (ANI): A hostel for pooches in the Sonepur region of Bihar has solved the problems of pet owners looking for a place where they can leave their pets ... Read more...

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D.C. is our community now and it’’s our home, says Michelle Obama

February 11th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 11 (ANI): Michelle Obama has said that Washington had come to mean a new home for her family and they were looking forward to getting involved with the city.The ... Read more...

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Abandoned Indian boy could stay on in Britain

February 5th, 2009 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) Despite reports of his impending return to India, a nine-year-old Indian boy could stay on in Britain to be looked after by foster parents a year after he ... Read more...

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Landmine goes off on minister’s convoy, six policemen injured

November 2nd, 2008 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 2 (IANS) At least six policemen were injured, three of them critically, in a landmine blast that had targeted the convoy of Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee and Steel Minister Ram ... Read more...

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Teeth tattooing is Bangalores latest fad

August 8th, 2008 - 9:17 pm ICT by ANI
By Sughosh Nigale Bangalore, Aug.8 (ANI): The fascination to get ones skin tattooed in the right places has been given a new meaning in Bangalore with many youngsters getting their teeth ... Read more...

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Learn online how to care for the diabetic foot

July 17th, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 17 (IANS): One of India's premier centres for diabetic foot research and treatment, the city-based M.V. Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre, Thursday launched a multi-level awareness campaign "Footcare ... Read more...

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Mob parades dalit’s corpse after lynching him

June 10th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 10 (IANS) Residents of a Bihar village lynched a man on suspicion that he was a thief and then paraded around the village displaying his body, the police said Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Eight injured in fresh clash in Nandigram

April 19th, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by admin
Nandigram, Apr 19 (ANI): At least eight supporters of the Bhoomi Uchched Pratirodh Committee were injured in a fresh clash that erupted with Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) cadres here on ... Read more...

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