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Classy Balu leaves field cold in national racing


July 28th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, July 28 (IANS) Arjun Balu (Tiger Sport), marked his return to touring car racing with a brilliant win in the super saloon class on the opening day of the ... Read more...

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Liver transplant in India saves Yemeni boy


July 27th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The Malek family from Yemen had lost all hope when nine-year-old Abdul was diagnosed with the same liver disease that had killed his two siblings.But ... Read more...

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Jaundice kills nine in a month in Maharashtra town


June 14th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolhapur (Maharashtra), June 14 (IANS) Jaundice has claimed nine lives during the last month in a town in Maharashtra's Kolhapur district, a health official said Thursday.Over 3,300 patients have been ... Read more...

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Opposition demands action as waste-caused fever grips Kerala


June 11th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 11 (IANS) The Opposition walked out of the state assembly here Monday, alleging the state government's inaction on tackling diverse diseases like dengue, H1N1, malaria and jaundice across ... Read more...

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Malaria battle changed Cheryl Cole’s life


November 9th, 2011 - 3:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 9 (IANS) Cheryl Cole's battle against malaria opened her eyes to healthy living.The former "X Factor" judge caught the disease after visiting Africa last year and although she ... Read more...

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Hearing on Kannada actor’s bail plea after two weeks (Lead)


September 22nd, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 22 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court Thursday put off for two weeks the hearing on the bail application of leading Kannada actor Darshan, facing allegations of assaulting his ... Read more...

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Kannada actor back in jail for wife assault


September 21st, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 21 (IANS) Leading Kannada actor Darshan was Wednesday back in jail here for assaulting his wife and has moved the high court for bail after two lower courts ... Read more...

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Kannada actor denied bail in wife assault case


September 13th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 13 (IANS) A Bangalore court Tuesday denied bail to leading Kannada actor Darshan who has been arrested for assaulting his wife, though she withdrew her complaint against him.First ... Read more...

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Kashmir may resume medicinal herb extraction


August 24th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 24 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir is considering lifting a ban on the extraction of rare medicinal herbs as residents say they are losing out on valuable business even ... Read more...

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Delhi Jal Board gets notice over contaminated supply


August 2nd, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Tuesday issued notice to the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) over reported supply of contaminated water in some parts of ... Read more...

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It was all very scary: Eyewitnesses of aircraft crash (Lead)


May 26th, 2011 - 6:43 am ICT by IANS
Faridabad, May 26 (IANS) Residents of the Parvatiya colony near Sector 22 here woke up due to a deafening roar and saw a huge fire-ball, as an air ambulance aircraft ... Read more...

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Sai Baba’s condition deteriorates (Lead)


April 20th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 20 (IANS) Authorities Wednesday sent additional police force to Puttaparthi town in Andhra Pradesh as the condition of spiritual leader Sathya Sai Baba deteriorated.Sai Baba, seen as the ... Read more...

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Brit mum saves baby by refusing to end pregnancy on doctors’ advice


April 11th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 11 (ANI): A mother in Britain, who was told by doctors to terminate her pregnancy as her baby had died in her womb, ended up saving her daughter's life after ... Read more...

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Delhi Jal Board water contaminated with human feces


March 10th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) At least 18 percent of water supplied by the Delhi Jal Board (DJB), the primary supplier in the national capital, was found to be contaminated ... Read more...

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3 arrested for Punjab hospital fire tragedy


February 21st, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala, Feb 21 (IANS) Over two years after six infants were burnt to death in a fire that broke out in the phototherapy ward of a government-run hospital in this Punjab town, ... Read more...

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Dubai customs foil attempt to smuggle drugs


January 11th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 11 (IANS/WAM) Dubai customs officials have foiled an attempt to smuggle a huge consignment of drugs through the emirate to Europe and the Arab region, authorities said Tuesday."Customs inspectors at ... Read more...

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Prominent Tripura tribal leader dead


November 13th, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 13 (IANS) Renowned tribal leader and former Tripura minister Rabindra Debbarma died here Saturday. He was 54.Debbarma, the founder general secretary of the Indigenous Nationalist Party of Tripura (INPT), was ... Read more...

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Eight-month-old gets liver transplant from father


October 4th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Eight-month-old Akshu's parents had almost lost hope of saving their daughter who suffered from liver failure till they met doctors at the army hospital here. The baby ... Read more...

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Ratan Spreads Awareness On Swine Flu


September 24th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Laali (Ratan Rajpoot) of "Agle Janam Mohe Bitiyan Hi Kijo' is suffering from Swine Flu, her condition seems to be very critical. Well since she is sitting ... Read more...

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Tripura minister’s son dies of jaundice, kidney failure


September 2nd, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Tripura Health Minister Tapan Chakrabarty's only son Tuhin Chakrabarty died of jaundice and kidney failure Thursday morning at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here, ... Read more...

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Drink, obesity behind steep rise in liver deaths


August 30th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) Binge drinking and obesity are contributing to a steep rise in deaths from liver disease. The number of deaths from damaged, diseased and worn-out livers has gone up ... Read more...

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MCD accuses DJB of supplying dirty water


July 7th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Wednesday accused the city government-controlled Delhi Jal Board (DJB) of supplying dirty potable water to residents. The issue was ... Read more...

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Police free to arrest Pacheco: Court


July 7th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 7 (IANS) Police are free to arrest former Goa minister Mickky Pacheco, facing culpable homicide charges, as soon as he is discharged from hospital, a court ordered Wednesday. Hearing the ... Read more...

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Jail authorities pulled up for not producing Pacheco in court


July 5th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 5 (IANS) A court here Monday lambasted the jail authorities for not bringing before it Goa's former tourism minister Mickky Pacheco, currently hospitalised after he was sent to judicial custody ... Read more...

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Once a teacher, now violent and in chains


May 20th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Anil Sharma Churu (Rajasthan), May 20 (IANS) He was a teacher and leading a normal life until 10 years ago. Ratan Singh, 36, is now kept in chains by his parents and ... Read more...

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Kannada comedian Shankar dead, few pay last respects


February 28th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 28 (IANS) Kannada comedian B.K. Shankar died after a brief illness Saturday but sadly hardly any from the state's film industry paid their last respects to the actor who has ... Read more...

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Contaminated water supply in Shimla


February 13th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Hemant ChauhanShimla, Feb.13 (ANI): Residents of Shimla are a worried lot these days following a contaminated water supply to their houses which has become a major health hazard. The administration says, ... Read more...

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Seven test positive for Hepatitis E in Shimla


January 29th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 29 (IANS) Seven blood samples of jaundice patients in the Himachal Pradesh state capital have tested positive for Hepatitis E - the first incidence of the virus spread liver disease ... Read more...

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Vaccine to improve immune system in newborns on the anvil


December 16th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): University of Missouri researchers are working on a vaccine to improve immune system in newborns.As soon as babies are born, they are susceptible to diseases and infections, such ... Read more...

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Fastest liver transplant in history saves Brit student’s life


December 10th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Liesl Johncock, who lapsed into a coma and had only 48 hours to live, was given a new lease of life when doctors performed the fastest liver transplant ... Read more...

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Radiation therapy can boost longevity in rare pancreatic cancer patients


November 21st, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): People with rare pancreatic cancer, called pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (PNTs), might live longer if treated with radiation therapy, says a study.The researchers found that this method is effective ... Read more...

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Mysterious fever claims six lives Jammu and Kashmir


September 21st, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by ANI
Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir), Sep 21(ANI): Panic has gripped Nowshera and Sunderbani belt of Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district after a mysterious fever reportedly killed six people.The mystifying fever has put ... Read more...

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Anti-obesity drug’s safety being reviewed amid liver damage fears


August 26th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 26 (ANI): Authorities in the U.S. probing whether an anti-obesity drug being sold over the counter may cause liver damage.In April, chemists in the UK started selling Orlistat under the ... Read more...

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Power cuts affecting municipal hospitals in Delhi: Mayor


June 29th, 2009 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) With power cuts becoming a routine feature in the national capital and residents reeling under the merciless heat - municipal hospitals are finding it tough to carry ... Read more...

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Rushmi, Maloo lone Indian survivors in ITF tournament


May 27th, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Rushmi Chakravarthi and Parija Maloo were the only Indians to advance to the quarter-finals of the $10,000 women's International Tennis Federation (ITF) tournament here at the DLTA ... Read more...

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