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Punjab get injured African student airlifted


August 5th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 5 (IANS) The Punjab government said Sunday it will bear the expenses of airlifting an injured Burundian student to Delhi for his onward journey home. The young man ... Read more...

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Main accused in African student’s assault held in Punjab


July 10th, 2012 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, July 9 (IANS) The main accused in the assault on African student Yannick Nihangaza here in April, Amandeep Singh, has been arrested, police said Monday.Amandeep is the fourth accused ... Read more...

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African in coma: Father complains against university


July 8th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala, July 8 (IANS) The father of Yannick Nihangaza, the African youth who is in coma for over two months at a hospital here after being beaten up in a ... Read more...

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Badal announces Rs 5 lakh assistance for African in coma (Third Lead)


July 7th, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 6 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Friday evening announced immediate cash assistance of Rs.500,000 to African national Nestor Ntibateganya, father of 23-year-old student Yannick Nihangaza who ... Read more...

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India assures Burundi of help for African youth in coma (Second Lead)


July 6th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Patiala, July 6 (IANS) India Friday assured Burundi's ambassador of all possible assistance for a 23-year-old student from the east African country lying in coma after being beaten up ... Read more...

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African in coma: Badal tells police to spare no one (Lead, Changing dateline)


July 6th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 6 (IANS) Reacting to the news of a young African man lying in coma after being beaten up in Jalandhar in April, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh ... Read more...

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African youth in coma since April, father seeks Badal’s help


July 6th, 2012 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Patiala (Punjab), July 6 (IANS) Battered to near death by some local youths, a 23-year-old student from the east African country of Burundi has been lying in coma in a ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro instals equipment to handle cardiac arrests


February 23rd, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Thursday installed Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) at two stations to provide emergency treatment if a passenger suffers a cardiac arrest."The AED is ... Read more...

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Clot busting drug could improve stroke treatment


May 29th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 29 (IANS) A new clot busting drug seems to improve the prospect of recovery for stroke victims.The new treatment combines minimally invasive surgery, a brain imaging technique and ... Read more...

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Binge-drinking teens risk permanent brain damage


June 1st, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 1 (ANI): Consuming a very high amount of alcohol in a short time can cause irreversible brain damage in teenagers, a study has found.And in the long run youngsters risk ... Read more...

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Naked mole rats hold key to surviving stroke


December 1st, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 1 (IANS) Blind and nearly hairless, naked mole rats look like plump, pink fingers. These mole rats hold the key to surviving a stroke, say researchers. Two University of Illinois-Chicago (UI-C) ... Read more...

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Naked mole rats may offer tips for surviving stroke


December 1st, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): They might be known as nature's most maligned creatures, but naked mole rats have been found to hold vital clues to surviving stroke, say researchers.The study led by ... Read more...

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Drug corrects severe insulin imbalance in mice


August 1st, 2008 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 1 (ANI): A team of researchers from Children''s Hospital and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine has successfully tested a drug to correct levels of blood sugar in ... Read more...

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Surgeon pioneers new way to boost supply of organs from deceased donors


April 27th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 27 (ANI): A transplant surgeon at Loyola University Hospital is pioneering a new way to boost the supply of organs from deceased donors.Presently, most organs are obtained from donors ... Read more...

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