kidney

Vilasrao’s funeral at his village Wednesday


August 14th, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Former Maharashtra chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh's funeral will be held at his village Babhalgaon Wednesday evening, sources close to the family said.The body of the union ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Vilasrao’s funeral at his village Wednesday


August 14th, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Former Maharashtra chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh's funeral will be held at his village Babhalgaon Wednesday evening, sources close to the family said.The body of the union ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Parliament adjourned after Deshmukh’s death


August 14th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Both houses of parliament were adjourned Tuesday as soon as news came in of the death of union minister Vilasrao Deshmukh in a Chennai hospital.In ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Kidney for an iPad’ trial begins in China


August 11th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Five people are facing trial in China after a student sold his kidney to buy an iPad and iPhone, the Daily Mail reported.The 17-year-old nearly died ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Doctors stole my minor son’s kidney, says Rajasthan man


July 21st, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 21 (IANS) A man in Rajasthan has complained that doctors at a state-run hospital stole a kidney of his two-year-old son undergoing treatment, police said Saturday. A court ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Kokilaben hospital in Mumbai gets robotic arm for surgeries


June 10th, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) Advanced medical techniques took a great leap forward in India with the arrival of a robotic arm for assisting in surgeries at the prestigious Kokilaben Dhirubhai ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

King of Tonga is dead


March 19th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Suva, March 19 (IANS) King George Tupou V of Tonga died in a hospital in Hong Kong, Website Fijivillage reported here Monday.The king, 63, was taken to hospital Sunday afternoon ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

1,700 Chinese donate bodies for medical research


March 1st, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 1 (IANS) Around 1,700 people in the Chinese metropolis of Shanghai last year donated their bodies for medical research.A total of 1,698 people donated their bodies for research ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Man loses memory, finds kidney missing


February 26th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 26 (IANS) A Chinese man says he lost his memory for four days and was shocked to wake up in a hotel and find one of his kidneys ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China detains South Korean ship


February 12th, 2012 - 6:42 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 12 (IANS) China has detained a South Korean cargo ship over a chemical spill in the Yangtze, the country's longest river and a major source of drinking water.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

RTI activist attacked in Rajasthan


February 9th, 2012 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Feb 9 (IANS) A 65-year-old Right to Information (RTI) activist who was working to expose irregularities in the rural jobs scheme MGNREGA in Rajasthan is battling for life at ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Deaths due to cancer decline in US


January 7th, 2012 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 7 (IANS/EFE) The number of deaths due to cancer continues to decline in the US. According to calculations between 1991 and 2008, over one million deaths from the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

PM condoles Bangarappa’s death


December 26th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday condoled the death of former Karnataka chief minister S.Bangarappa, saying he would be remembered for his committment to the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Trace elements in toenails show up cancer risk


December 20th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) Trace elements present in the toe nail can actually tell whether one is likely to suffer from cancer or not, reveals a study. Researchers from National ... Read more...

Posted in World |

President, prime minister condole death of Mamata’s mother (Lead)


December 17th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Moscow, Dec 17 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday mourned the death of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's mother Gayatri Banerjee.In her condolence ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

PM condoles death of Mamata Banerjee’s mother


December 17th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday condoled the death of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's mother Gayatri Banerjee, saying he was deeply sorry and ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Spain carries out 94 organ transplants in 72 hours


December 6th, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 6 (IANS/EFE) Spain's National Transplant Organization set a new record with 94 organ transplants during the period of Nov 23-25.The donations allowed 53 kidney and 23 liver transplants ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Odisha plans fund for treatment of poor people


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 23 (IANS) Odisha Wednesday decided to create a fund to provide financial assistance to poor people for treatment of chronic diseases, an official said.The decision was taken at ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Fake items worth over $300 mn seized in China


November 17th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 17 (IANS) Counterfeit items including medicines and chemicals worth two billion yuan (around $315 million) have been seized in a nationwide raid in China Thursday, the government said.Police ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gambhir to donate his body parts


November 10th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Ace Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir Thursday pledged to donate his body organs to a Delhi hospital after his death."I hereby pledge to donate my ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Amar singh’s bail plea rejected, to remain in AIIMS


September 28th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Rajya Sabha MP and former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh's bail plea was rejected by a Delhi court Wednesday in the 2008 cash-for-votes scandal. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Amar Singh under observation, say doctors


September 13th, 2011 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Rajya Sabha member and former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh was under observation Tuesday here at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Couple arrested for murder of 65-year-old


August 16th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Aug 16 (IANS) A 26-year-old former nightclub bouncer and his girlfriend were Tuesday arrested for allegedly murdering an elderly man inside a park in Indirapuram.Rahul Kumar, a bouncer at ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

20-minute treatment for blood pressure on the anvil


August 14th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Soon, patients suffering from high blood pressure will be able to get long-term treatment for the lifestyle-related disorder in a span of 20 minutes, experts ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

British woman to have womb transplanted to daughter


June 13th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) A 56-year-old British woman is on way to creating history -- she will donate her womb to her 25-year-old daughter, making her the first in the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Minor girl’s body found, police suspect human sacrifice


June 13th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Barabanki (Uttar Pradesh), June 12 (IANS) A minor girl was found dead with one of her kidneys missing in this Uttar Pradesh district, police said Sunday, adding that it could ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ramdev taken to Dehradun hospital; fast continues, say aides (Third Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Haridwar, June 10 (IANS) Fasting yoga guru Baba Ramdev was rushed to a Dehradun hospital after his health deteriorated but his close aides insisted their leader has not ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Ramdev being taken to Dehradun hospital (Second Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Haridwar, June 10 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev, whose fast against corruption entered its seventh day Friday, is being taken to Dehradun for a check-up after his health deteriorated, said ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Ramdev loses 1.5 kg, doctors say health deteriorating (Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Haridwar, June 10 (IANS) With Baba Ramdev's condition further deteriorating Friday, doctors monitoring him stated that his "weight loss" and "low pulse rate" were causing concern."Baba (Ramdev) has lost ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Chinese teen sells kidney to buy iPad 2


June 3rd, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A teenager in China's Anhui province sold his right kidney to buy a new iPad 2, satellite TV channel Dongfang reported Thursday.Seventeen-year-old Xiao Zheng had ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Donnie Wahlberg helps to get a kidney for fan through Twitter


April 27th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New Kids on the Block singer Donnie Wahlberg has successfully got kidney for a patient who was waiting for a match. With the help of Twitter, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Sathya Sai Baba very critical, Puttaparthi preparing for worst (Lead)


April 22nd, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Puttaparthi (Andhra Pradesh), April 22 (IANS) Spiritual leader Sathya Sai Baba's condition continued to be very critical Friday and, fearing the worst, the authorities began preparations in this pilgrim town, ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Dhaka’s Ramakrishna Mission chief dead


April 19th, 2011 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 19 (IANS) Swami Akkharananda, head of the Ramakrishna Mission here, was cremated Tuesday, a day after he died of old age complications. He was 82, media reports ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tantrik artist Sohan Qadri dies in Canada


March 5th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Leading spiritual artist Sohan Qadri, a proponent of the 'dot' in contemporary tantrik art, died in Canada after a prolonged kidney aliment, the Delhi Art ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Daler Mehndi, Mika Singh’s father dead


February 12th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Singers Daler Mehndi and Mika Singh's father Ajmer Singh died here due to kidney and liver failure, family sources said Saturday.Singh was in and out of hospitals ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe