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Woman doctor stabbed in Beijing


April 13th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 13 (IANS) A woman doctor at a hospital in Beijing was Friday stabbed by a knife-wielding masked man, the second such incident in China within a month.The attack ... Read more...

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Saudi Arabia seeks Bangalore hospital’s help for telemedicine centre


March 26th, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 26 (IANS) Saudi Arabia Monday sought the help of Narayana Hrudayalaya (cardiac hospital) in setting up a telemedicine centre in the kingdom for providing remote healthcare to its ... Read more...

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Nail removed from American’s brain


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 21 (IANS) A nail has been removed from an American man's brain which he hadn't known was there, The Telegraph reported Saturday.Chicago's Dante Autullo was recovering after undergoing ... Read more...

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Naked man plays 7-hour hide-n-seek with cops


May 16th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, May 16 (IANS) A man in New Zealand caused a seven-hour police hunt after he escaped from custody and climbed into the ceiling of an Auckland hospital's emergency ... Read more...

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Fatal brain disease spreads in Britain


March 30th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) Nearly 40 people in Britain are at risk of developing a fatal brain disease through infected medical instruments, a media report said.CJD or Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease is ... Read more...

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US high school basketball player dies after making game-winning shot


March 5th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 5(ANI): A 16-year-old American basketball player in Michigan collapsed on the court shortly after hitting the game-winning basket and died hours later.According to the New York Daily News, Wes ... Read more...

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London hospital to sack 500 to save 50 mn pounds


February 17th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) A leading hospital in the British capital will sack 500 employees, including nurses and consultants, leading to closure of wards and removal of beds, that would save over ... Read more...

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Nelson Mandela hospitalized for ‘routine tests’


January 27th, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): South Africa's former president Nelson Mandela was admitted to hospital on Wednesday for 'routine tests'.The Nelson Mandela Foundation confirmed the 92-year-old's admission to the private Milpark Hospital in ... Read more...

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Gangster, who inspired ‘Rakta Charitra’, shot dead in Hyderabad (Second Lead)


January 4th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 3 (IANS) Gangster-politician Suryanarayana Reddy alias Maddelachervu Suri, a key accused in former Andhra Pradesh minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Paritala Ravi's murder, was shot dead, allegedly ... Read more...

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Epileptic boy in Britain dies after drug overdose


November 13th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 13 (IANS) A five-year-old boy in Britain who was admitted to hospital after suffering from epilepsy has died after being given a massive drug overdose, a media report said Saturday. ... Read more...

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Canadian Pop Diva Celine Dion Hospitalized As Pregnancy Precaution


October 19th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Canadian pop diva Celine Dion has been admitted to St Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida last Sunday. Her representative announced the news ... Read more...

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Manchester United’s Anderson hurt in car crash


August 2nd, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (DPA) Manchester United midfielder Anderson was injured in a car crash, according to reports in the Portuguese media on Monday. The Brazilian, who missed the end of last season and ... Read more...

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Man who set himself on fire in Sri Lanka protest dies


July 27th, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 27 (DPA) A man who set himself on fire near the headquarters of Sri Lanka's main opposition party died of his injuries Tuesday, a hospital spokesman said. The man, identified as ... Read more...

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13 students injured in gang attack in China


May 19th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 19 (IANS) Thirteen students were injured Wednesday when they were attacked by a gang of youths armed with knives in south China's Hainan Province, authorities said. Two seriously wounded students were ... Read more...

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Manohar Joshi stable after angioplasty


April 12th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) Former Lok Sabha speaker and Shiv Sena leader Manohar Joshi was in stable condition Monday after undergoing angioplasty at the Lilavati Hospital here, a hospital spokesman said. "Manohar Joshi ... Read more...

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Two confirmed dead, 12 injured in Connecticut power plant blast


February 8th, 2010 - 5:24 am ICT by BNO News
MIDDLETOWN, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) -- A large explosion rocked a power plant in the city of Middletown in Connecticut on Sunday, killing at least two people and injuring scores of others.The ... Read more...

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Togo withdraws, goalkeeper operated upon in South Africa (Lead)


January 10th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Luanda, Jan 10 (DPA) Togo's football team Saturday withdrew from the Africa Cup of Nations, while injured goalkeeper Kodjovi Obilale underwent surgery in the South African city of Johannesburg late Saturday. Obilale was ... Read more...

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Docs remove four needles from Brazilian tot’s body


December 19th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): Brazilian surgeons have been successful in removing four sewing needles out of the dozens embedded in the body of a 2-year-old boy.According to Brazil's Globo TV and A ... Read more...

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No improvement in Pravin Mahajan’s condition


December 14th, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Pravin Mahajan, who is serving life sentence for killing elder brother and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Pramod Mahajan, continues to remain critical in a Thane hospital ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods’ mother-in-law was hospitalized, stable now


December 12th, 2009 - 7:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tiger Woods' mother-in-law Barbro Holmberg was hospitalized earlier in the week, and after 11 hours of observation was released too, when she was reported to be ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods mother-in-law Barbro Holmberg released from hospital


December 9th, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tiger Woods mother-in-law Barbro Holmberg, who was taken to the hospital yesterday following an emergency medical call at 2:36 am, is fine now and has been ... Read more...

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Elin Nordegren’s mother Barbro Holmberg is in stable condition in the hospital


December 9th, 2009 - 1:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tiger Woods mother in law and Elin’s mother Barbro Holmberg who was hospitalized earlier in the day at the Health Central Hospital. There was a lot ... Read more...

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Don’t question US officer who shot dead 13: Lawyer (Lead)


November 10th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 10 (IANS) The lawyer hired by the family of US Army Major Nidal Malik Hasan has asked investigators not to speak with his client who shot dead ... Read more...

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Fort Hood gunman conscious, lawyer ponders over fair trial


November 10th, 2009 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 10 (IANS) As American authorities probed Thursday's mass shooting at the Fort Hood Army Post in Texas that left 13 dead and 42 wounded, the lone suspect ... Read more...

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Alabama’s Brandon Deaderick shot at


September 1st, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by IBNS
By Tanya GhoshSep 1 (IBNS) University of Alabama defensive lineman Brandon Deaderick was shot at by miscreants twice at Rivermont Apartments Monday night in Tuscaloosa.Deaderick is currently under treatment at DCH, and ... Read more...

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Eight private hospitals in West Bengal to open isolation wards


August 28th, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 28 (IANS) Eight private hospitals in West Bengal have agreed to open isolation wards for treating swine flu patients following a request from the state government, a top health official ... Read more...

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West Bengal minister Subhas Chakraborty dead


August 3rd, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 3 (IANS) West Bengal Sports and Transport Minister and senior Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Subhas Chakraborty died in hospital here Monday, party officials said. He was 68. The death ... Read more...

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Subhas Chakraborty critical, put on ventilator


August 2nd, 2009 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 2 (IANS) West Bengal Sports and Transport Minister and senior Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Subhas Chakraborty, now under treatment at a private hospital here, is critical and has ... Read more...

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Jyoti Basu’s condition stable, may be released Monday (Lead)


July 18th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 18 (IANS) The condition of former West Bengal chief minister Jyoti Basu, under treatment at a private hospital here, is stable and he may be released Monday, a hospital official ... Read more...

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Jyoti Basu’s health improving


July 15th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 15 (IANS) Former West Bengal chief minister Jyoti Basu, under treatment at a private hospital here, was recovering well but will be kept under observation for the next three-four days, ... Read more...

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Drunken Brit carpenter cuts off his own penis during DIY


July 6th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 6 (ANI): A Brit carpenter, who tried doing a DIY job while drunk, is said to have cut off his own penis in the process.Stuart Keen, 54, suffered horrific injuries ... Read more...

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US actress Farrah Fawcett dies of cancer


June 26th, 2009 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 25 (DPA) US actress Farrah Fawcett died Thursday in a southern California hospital after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was 62. A hospital spokesman said that Fawcett died at ... Read more...

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Margaret Thatcher in hospital with broken arm


June 12th, 2009 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (DPA) Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, 83, was taken to hospital Friday after breaking her arm in a fall at her London home, her spokeswoman said. The 83-year-old ... Read more...

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British woman becomes first-time mother at 66


May 28th, 2009 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 28 (DPA) A 66-year-old businesswoman was Thursday reported to have become Britain's oldest mother after giving birth to her first child, a healthy baby boy. Media reports said Elizabeth Adeney, who ... Read more...

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Sixth swine flu death in US is of school official


May 18th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 18 (DPA) The assistant principal of a New York school died Sunday after being hospitalised for swine flu, a hospital spokesman said. Mitchell Wiener was hospitalised with severe symptoms related to ... Read more...

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