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Rising death toll of Amarnath pilgrims raise health concerns

July 25th, 2012 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 25 (IANS) With 10 more pilgrims dying since Saturday, the death toll from natural causes during this year's Amarnath Yatra has risen to 98. Lack of acclimatization, ... Read more...

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Dead Amarnath pilgrims fudged health certificates: report

July 20th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 19 (IANS) A group of doctors tasked to find the reasons for large number of Amarnath pilgrims' death have reported to the Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. ... Read more...

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74 Amarnath pilgrims die in 19 days

July 14th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 14 (IANS) Seventy-four Amarnath pilgrims have died in the first 19 days of the pilgrimage. This was acknowledged officially Saturday by the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) ... Read more...

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UP to launch soil testing project Monday

May 5th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 5 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government will launch a project Monday for testing the health of the soil across the state, an agriculture department official said here Saturday.The ... Read more...

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Man suffering from cancer conscripted into Russian army

May 3rd, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian conscript has been diagnosed with an advanced stage bone cancer four months into his military service, rights activists said.Marat Tuzbakov, 20, joined a ... Read more...

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Peruvian sex workers protest against foreigners in business

August 4th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, Aug 4 (IANS/EFE) Hundreds of Peruvian sex workers have asked the government to act against brothels having foreign prostitutes. Some 300 sex workers from El Trocadero, a well-known brothel in the Peruvian ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

15 leopards rescued in Dubai

June 11th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai June 11 (IANS/WAM) Fifteen leopards smuggled from Somalia have been rescued in Dubai, a top official said. Dubai's ministry of environment and water made the seizure at the Aweer quarantine as the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Madhya Pradesh farmers to get soil health certificates

February 3rd, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 3 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh farmers will be given soil health certificates in the next two years to help them determine the cycle of profitable crops, an official said Wednesday. ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Stick thin size zero models still rule Brit catwalks

August 13th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): English fashion chiefs have decided against an absolute ban on skeletal size zero models.In 2006, a probe was launched after two South American girls starved themselves ... Read more...

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Tough new animal welfare board guidelines for moviemakers

May 29th, 2008 - 4:59 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) Taking a serious note of ill treatment of animals while using them in movies, the Chennai-based Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) has sent new guidelines to producers ... Read more...

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