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China mourns death of Indian doctor’s wife


June 29th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 29 (IANS) China Friday expressed condolences over the death of Indian doctor Dwarkanath Kotnis's Chinese wife Guo Qinglan. Guo, a Chinese woman who married Kotnis in November 1941, ... Read more...

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Stem-cell treatment helps American see again, view Taj Mahal


December 6th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Seven years after he lost his sight following acute illness, it was no less than a miracle for 62-year-old Carl Stevens when he was able ... Read more...

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NRI doctors demands removal of ‘tainted’ medical council members


November 4th, 2011 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 3 (IANS) A US based Indian doctor who has filed a case against several members of the West Bengal Medical Council (WBMC) for criminal conspiracy Thursday demanded ... Read more...

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Nepal plane crash: Grieving families wait for last remains


September 26th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 26 (IANS) After receiving the stunning news of the deaths of dear ones in Sunday's plane crash in Nepal, grieving families now face the ordeal of a long ... Read more...

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Indian doctor cleared of obscenity charge in Britain


August 25th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) An Indian-origin doctor, who was accused of using the hands of sedated patients to perform obscene acts on himself, has been cleared after he told a ... Read more...

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Indian enterprise to set up $30 mn cancer centre in Ethiopia


July 24th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ethiopia, July 24 (IANS) An Indian healthcare enterprise plans to construct a cancer care centre in Ethiopia at a cost of over $30 million.Dinesh Madhavan, marketing director of HealthCare Global ... Read more...

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Tibetan encyclopedia shows ‘brain surgery was practiced 2900 years ago’


April 24th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, April 24 (ANI): A specialist on Tibetan culture and literature has claimed that doctors started practicing brain surgery at least 2,900 years ago.Karma Trinley made the claim after four decades ... Read more...

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UAE-based Indian doctor publishes book on legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar


April 24th, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Apr 24 (ANI): UAE-based Indian-origin doctor Mandar Bichu has published a book on legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, encompassing her six-decade-long enigmatic career."Lata, Voice of the Golden Era, is the first ... Read more...

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‘India does not represent cheap healthcare’


April 21st, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) A top Indian doctor has termed as "misconception" US President Barack Obama's statement that India represents "cheap healthcare".In a statement issued here late Wednesday, well-known ... Read more...

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Comedy chat show ‘The Kumars at No.42′ set for a comeback


March 17th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 17 (ANI): Hit comedy chat show 'The Kumars at No.42' is set to return to tickle your bone-but with a "credit crunch" setting.According to TV Biz, creator Sanjeev Bhaskar said ... Read more...

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Indian doctor gets bail for gangrape, two more victims come forward


February 24th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Feb 24 (IANS) As an Indo-Canadian doctor and his colleague, charged with drugging and raping a woman, were released on $100,000 bail each Wednesday, two more women have ... Read more...

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Dr Haneef’s lawyer Rod Hodgson receives justice award in Australia


February 18th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 18 (ANI): The lawyer who led Indian doctor Dr Mohamed Haneef's compensation claim has been recognised for his efforts in the successful campaign.Rod Hodgson, who leads the Queensland practice ... Read more...

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Nepal’s red health workers ask India to free Binayak Sen


January 3rd, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 3 (IANS) Condemning an Indian court verdict sentencing renowned rights activist Binayak Sen to life imprisonment on sedition charges, nine health organisations affiliated to the opposition Unified ... Read more...

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Yoga terrible for your knees, Indian doctor warns


December 24th, 2010 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24 (ANI): Performing yoga on a regular basis could hurt your knees, an Indian orthopaedic surgeon has warned.Dr Ashok Rajgopal said that he has seen a higher incidence of joint ... Read more...

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Indian doctor returns from Saudi Arabia with husband’s body


December 22nd, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Eleven months after Ashish Chawla died in his sleep in Saudi Arabia, his body was finally consigned to flames here Wednesday after his wife Shalini Chawla returned ... Read more...

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Oz Govt. agrees to give Indian origin doctor substantial payout for wrong terror allegation


December 21st, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Dec.21 (ANI): An Indian doctor wrongly held in custody over terrorism allegations will receive a "substantial" and confidential payout from the Australian Government.Dr Mohamed Haneef returned to Australia last week ... Read more...

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Australia is good place to live, says Haneef


December 18th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 18 (IANS) Mohamed Haneef, an Indian doctor who was falsely accused by Australian police of aiding terrorists, has said he still thinks Australia is a good place to live and ... Read more...

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Indian doctor censures Nepal ex-crown prince’s lifestyle


December 17th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 17 (IANS) The man who had saved Nepal's crown prince Paras three years ago, when he had a heart attack, is unhappy with the lifestyle of the now ... Read more...

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Five-day centenary programme to honour Dwarkanath Kotnis


November 28th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sindhudurg (Maharashtra), Nov 28 (IANS) Celebrating the centenary of Dwarkanath Kotnis, the noted Indian doctor who rendered yeoman services in China in the 1930s, several commemorative programmes have been organized in the ... Read more...

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Indian doc jailed for raping, taking photos of victim during sexual assault


November 17th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): An Indian doctor in Australia has been jailed for six years after he was found guilty of raping a woman seven times in one night and taking photographs ... Read more...

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Indian doctor head of Asian bariatric surgical society


October 23rd, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Pradeep Chowbey, an Indian laparoscopic surgeon, Saturday took over as the president of Asia Pacific Metabolic and Bariatric Surgical Society (APMBSS).The APMBSS promotes the teaching and ... Read more...

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Indian doctor is Nepal’s heart king


September 26th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 26 (IANS) As World Heart Day is celebrated globally Sunday, Indian doctor Bharat Rawat and his wife Anjali are preparing something special for a special heart patient admitted ... Read more...

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Indian doctor dies in Nepal highway crash


September 18th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 18 (IANS) A 32-year-old eye doctor from eastern India died in Nepal after being injured in a highway crash.Anjum Medi from Anil Nagar in Guwahati died in eastern ... Read more...

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Indian doctors to provide free services in China


August 17th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 17 (IANS) Indian and Chinese doctors Tuesday formed a team here to exchange data on health care and to offer free medical services in the rural areas of both ... Read more...

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An American has successful heart transplant in India


August 5th, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 5 (IANS) Sixty-five-year-old US citizen Ronald Lemmer's heart is expected to beat for India after his successful heart transplant operation here. He is the first American to undergo a heart ... Read more...

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Indian doctor makes to the top in Canada (With Image)


July 18th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, July 18 (IANS) With most Indian doctors here driving taxis because of non-recognition of their degrees, few have established themselves in their medical profession in Canada. But Amritsar-born physician ... Read more...

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Haneef sues former Australian minister


July 1st, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 1 (IANS) Mohamed Haneef, an Indian doctor who was falsely accused of aiding terrorists, has launched defamation proceedings against a former Australian minister. Haneef's lawyers said they lodged the suit ... Read more...

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Fund for making movies with a cause excites US investors (With Images)


June 13th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 13 (IANS) A unique fund to help talented Bollywood directors make movies with a cause has generated a buzz among investors in the US, say two former ... Read more...

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Sanjeev Bhaskar to play doctor in new BBC drama


June 3rd, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 3 (ANI): Sanjeev Bhaskar is all geared up about his new role of an Indian doctor in a new BBC drama.Bhaskar will play Dr Prem Patel in the five part ... Read more...

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Indian doctor’s simple checklist for health at every age


May 7th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): An Indian doctor has organised a simple checklist for health at every age, by collecting some of the "generally accepted truths" on how to prevent disease.Shantanu Nundy, MD, ... Read more...

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Indian doctor’s killer carried enough ammo for a massacre (Second Lead)


April 28th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 28 (IANS) The killer of Indian American doctor, Dr. Vajinder Pal Toor, was a highly motivated stalker who drove from Georgia with two loaded handguns and 1,000 rounds ... Read more...

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Family awaits body of Indian doctor killed in US


April 28th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 28 (IANS) The grief-stricken family members of Vajinder Pal Toor, 34, who was shot dead by a former Chinese colleague in the US, are waiting for the arrival of his ... Read more...

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Indian doctor robbed at knife point in Melbourne


February 22nd, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne/Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 22 (IANS) An Indian doctor working in a Melbourne hospital was robbed of money and his mobile phone at knife point, his colleague's husband said Monday. Speaking to IANS from ... Read more...

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Indian-origin doctor headed for British literary stardom


January 3rd, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 3 (IANS) An Indian-origin doctor is headed for celebrity status after Britain's biggest literary star-maker announced plans to back his debut in fiction. Abraham Verghese's 'Cutting for Stone' - a story ... Read more...

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Indian jailed in Spain for terror plot, family claims innocence (Lead)


December 17th, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
London/Mumbai, Dec 17 (IANS) An Indian father of six has been convicted in Spain along with 10 Pakistanis for planning terrorist attacks in Barcelona, in a case his family says resembles ... Read more...

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