medical emergencies

This Hyderabad mosque is more than a place of worship


August 12th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 12 (IANS) In this historic city where minarets of hundreds of mosques dot the sky, one mosque stands out as more than a mere place of worship.Besides ... Read more...

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At 100, ex-army man gifts hospital to Rajasthan village (Feature)


May 15th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dudavas (Rajasthan), May 15 (IANS) For Rao Kabool Singh, a World War Two veteran who turned 100 this weekend, it has been a life of service with the army man ... Read more...

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Himachal should promote use of biomass fuel: Gadkari


May 9th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Nahan (Himachal Pradesh), May 9 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party president Nitin Gadkari Wednesday advised his party's government in Himachal Pradesh to take green initiatives such as promoting use of ... Read more...

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Harry Potter’s idea inspires rapid blood test


May 7th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 7 (IANS) Inspired by J.K. Rowling, who authored the Harry Potter series, scientists have created a rapid new blood test that literally spells out a patient's blood type ... Read more...

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Licences of 170 Haj tour operators cancelled


September 16th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 16 (IANS) The Haj plans of nearly 10,000 pilgrims have been jeopardised after the central government cancelled the licences of 170 private tour operators, an official said here ... Read more...

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A card for medical emergencies


June 9th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) It looks like a credit card and slips into a wallet or purse with ease, but it could mean the difference between life and death in ... Read more...

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Pay half fare on medical emergencies on Kingfisher


February 14th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) People travelling on medical emergencies can avail 50 percent discount on fares on Kingfisher Airline's domestic routes, the company announced here Monday.The airline is the first one ... Read more...

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New robotic ultrasound system performs remote ops


December 9th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Long-distance ultrasound exams may soon become reality, thanks to a new robotic ultrasound system that performs remote operations controlled by specialists.ESA is testing the device, which is held ... Read more...

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No separatist shutdown, but selective curfew in Srinagar


October 29th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 29 (IANS) Although separatists did not impose a shutdown in Srinagar for the second consecutive day, the authorities imposed curfew in parts of the city fearing protests after Friday prayers."Curfew ... Read more...

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PCR vans to be one-stop help shop for Games tourists


September 29th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Praveen Kumar New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) It will take only one minute for police control room (PCR) vans to reach any Commonwealth Games venue, with more than 100 deployed to respond ... Read more...

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Maoists lift eight- month long ban in Jharkhand villages, want children to join cause


August 23rd, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
By Girija Shankar OjhaChuck (Jharkhand), Aug 23 (ANI): Maoists lifted the eight-month long economic and transport ban from 18 villages in Jharkhand's Palamu district.However villagers are concerned over the efforts of ... Read more...

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Ailing ex-Nepal PM Koirala shifted to daughter’s house


March 12th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Mar. 12 (ANI): Former Nepal Prime Minister and Nepali Congress president Girija Prasad Koirala has been moved to his daughter Deputy Prime Minister Sujata Koirala's residence in Mandhikhatar.Koirala left his Maharajgunj ... Read more...

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Medical insurance for Russian tourists in Goa


January 9th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 9 (IANS) Russian tourists in Goa can now have medical insurance. A Moscow-based firm supported by the Russian government is offering policies that will allow the 40,000-odd Russians visiting the ... Read more...

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100,000 Dawoodi Bohras in Mumbai for discourses by Syedna (With image)


December 22nd, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 22 (IANS) Over 100,000 Dawoodi Bohras from all over the world have congregated in the city for the annual Moharram 'waaz' (discourses) being delivered by Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin, the spiritual ... Read more...

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India advises caution to Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims


July 23rd, 2009 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) India Thursday advised intending Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims to take caution and "prepare for the difficulties that they may have to face" on the high altitude journey "where ... Read more...

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Aakriti’s death unfortunate, we’re medically well equipped: Delhi schools


April 23rd, 2009 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Prominent schools in the capital Thursday said they were well equipped for any medical emergency among students and that 17-year-old Delhi girl Aakriti Bhatia's death after an ... Read more...

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Malegaon accused Sadhvi Pragnya hospitalised


March 26th, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Sadhvi Pragnya Singh Thakur, one of the 11 accused in last year's Malegaon bombing, was rushed to the Sir J.J. Hospital here Thursday evening for certain medical emergencies, ... Read more...

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Fainting commonest of all in-flight medical emergencies


January 24th, 2009 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 24 (IANS) Fainting is the commonest of all in-flight medical emergencies, according to a new study. Michael Sand led researchers from the Universities of Bochum, Germany, and California at Los ... Read more...

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Fainting is the most common in-flight medical emergency


January 24th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): Fainting is the most common in-flight medical emergency followed by stomach upsets, a German study suggests.The research published in BioMed Central''s open access journal Critical Care details ... Read more...

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Bill weakening Pakistan’s organ trade law withdrawn


January 12th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 12 (IANS) A bill that would have weakened Pakistan's organ trade law has been withdrawn by its movers in parliament, even as the World Health Organisation (WHO) has estimated that ... Read more...

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Edgy elephants make life miserable for villagers


April 8th, 2008 - 11:18 am ICT by admin
Gudalur (Tamil Nadu), April 8 (IANS) Herds of elephants straying into human settlements bordering thick forests have destroyed coffee plantations and water pipes here in Tamil Nadu. Gudalur, situated along the border ... Read more...

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