medical equipment

Indian Navy launches healthcare management system


August 30th, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Indian Navy Thursday became the first of the four armed forces to launch a comprehensive health care information management system (HIMS) to ensure naval hospital ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Ukrainian court jails radioactive metal thieves


August 28th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, Aug 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Ukrainian court has sentenced eight members of a criminal group to up to eight and a half years in prison for trading in radioactive ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Woman dies after workers drill holes above her bed


July 29th, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Britain's National Health Service (NHS) has apologised to the family of a woman who died hours after workmen turned her hospital room into a building site.According ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

India, Mauritius agree to push for trade pact


July 6th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) India and Mauritius Friday agreed to hasten negotiations on the proposed Preferential Trade Agreement, with a view to boost bilateral trade and enhance economic engagements.Mauritian ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Olympus to cut 2,700 jobs


June 9th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) Olympus, the Japanese camera and medical equipment maker, will cut 2,700 jobs in next five years, it was reported here.The company lost 49 billion yen ($618 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Olympus to cut 2,500 jobs


May 31st, 2012 - 5:35 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, May 31 (IANS) Japanese camera and medical equipment maker Olympus Corp is planning to lay off about 2,500 employees in overseas factories, Xinhua reported.The company is considering to consolidate ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Medical factory gutted in Gurgaon


May 27th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 27 (IANS) A medical equipment factory was damaged in a fire in an industrial township in Gurgaon, an officer said. There was no casualty or injury.The blaze started ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sri Lankan business chamber steps up trade with BRICS


May 3rd, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 3 (IANS) Sri Lanka's largest business chamber has signed a deal with an organization representing Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) to increase trade ties, a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

CBI files second chargesheet in Uttar Pradesh health scam


April 4th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) The CBI Wednesday named four people in its second charge heet filed in a Ghaziabad court in connection with alleged irregularities in the National ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

NRHM scam: Kushwaha sent to judicial custody


March 13th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, March 13 (IANS) A CBI court here remanded former Uttar Pradesh minister Babu Singh Kushwaha to seven days judicial custody in a case related to multi-crore rupee financial irregularities ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

16 Chinese held in kidney transplant racket


March 1st, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 1 (IANS) A gang of 16 people has been charged with running an illegal kidney transplant scam in the Chinese capital. The gang bought kidneys from more than ... Read more...

Posted in World |

CBI should protect informers in health scheme scam: BJP


February 16th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) With another official of the Uttar Pradesh health department found dead, the Bharatiya Janata Party Thursday said the CBI should protect those who know ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

UP health scam: Missing health official found dead


February 16th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 16 (IANS) An Uttar Pradesh health department official missing since Feb 7 has been found dead, police said Thursday. His family has alleged the death is related ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Two tonnes of fake cosmetics seized in UAE in 2011


February 13th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 13 (IANS/WAM) Inspection of men's barber shops, women's beauty parlours and cosmetics outlets in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in 2011 led to the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

India seeks Mauritius investment in key sectors


February 7th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) India Tuesday urged Mauritius, the largest source of foreign direct investment (FDI), to further boost investments in in manufacturing, agro-processing, information technology and pharma ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indian hospitals to treat injured Libyans


January 31st, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) After initial dilly-dallying in recognising the new regime in Libya, India is now helping the north African country recover from its civil war by offering ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

A robot which moves on a ball


January 25th, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Rezero, a robot that moves on a ball, was unveiled here Wednesday.Crafted by a team of Swiss engineers and designers, the ballbot follows people around ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘No emission hazard from AMRI radiotherapy instruments’ (Lead)


December 12th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 12 (IANS) Radiotherapy instruments in the basement of the AMRI hospital, where a blaze killed 93 people, were "badly affected" in the fire but there was no ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘Antimagnet’ could protect ships, people with pacemakers


September 26th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 26 (IANS) A new type of an anti-magnet could protect a ship's hull from mines or allow patients with pacemakers or cochlear implants to use medical equipment.Take, for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Medical equipment worth crores not used in CWG: CAG


August 5th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Pointing at yet another irregularity in the Commonwealth Games, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report said that medical equipment worth crores which were procured ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Myanmar, India step up cooperation in health sector


August 3rd, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, Aug 3 (IANS) Myanmar and India are stepping up bilateral cooperation in the health sector, a media report said.Talks have taken place between the Myanmar Union Health Minister Pe ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bacteria resistant stainless steel developed


July 20th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) A new bacteria resistant steel developed by a British university is likely to be useful in hospitals and other places to prevent the spread of bacterial ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Moscow to spend about $892 mn on hospitals’ renovation


April 25th, 2011 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moscow authorities plan to allocate some 25 billion rubles ($892.3mn) to repair healthcare facilities in 2011, and another 25 million rubles to replace medical equipment ... Read more...

Posted in World |

UAE sends 735 tonnes of supplies for Libyan refugees


April 16th, 2011 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 15 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has sent 735 tonnes of supplies to help the people affected by the volatile political situation in Libya.The consignment includes food, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

US trade with Japan may decline because of quake


April 5th, 2011 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 5 (IANS) US trade with Japan may be adversely affected in the aftermath of the massive quake that hit the country last month, the Los Angeles Economic ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

McGregor supports Unicef campaign


April 3rd, 2011 - 6:15 am ICT by IANS
London, April 3 (IANS) Scottish actor Ewan McGregor who is the longtime ambassador of Unicef is backing a campaign for the organisation to provide medical equipment to save the lives ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

UAE’s role in Libya confined to humanitarian aid


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:40 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 22 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates announced Monday that its role in Libya remains strictly confined to delivery of humanitarian assistance.The UAE said its help is in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Conrad Murray seeks fingerprint test on syringe found under MJ’s deathbed


March 18th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 18 (ANI): Lawyers representing Dr. Conrad Murray want a broken syringe found under Michael Jackson's deathbed to be tested for fingerprints.The doctor's legal team is expected to claim the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

GE Healthcare to invest $50 mn in India on new products


March 17th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 17 (IANS) Global medical devices major GE Healthcare will invest $50 million (Rs.225 million) in India to roll out more diagnostic products for the growing domestic market, a ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Russia to spend $160 mn on health care in 2011


March 6th, 2011 - 9:47 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will allocate 4.5 billion rubles ($159.7 million) in 2011 to provide its citizens with hi-tech medical care, the government said.A total of 55 Russian ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

US high school basketball player dies after making game-winning shot


March 5th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 5(ANI): A 16-year-old American basketball player in Michigan collapsed on the court shortly after hitting the game-winning basket and died hours later.According to the New York Daily News, Wes ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Jharkhand delays sanction to prosecute tainted bureaucrat


January 10th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 10 (IANS) The Arjun Munda-led Jharkhand government is delaying granting approval to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to prosecute a senior bureaucrat accused of a Rs.130-crore health scam, an ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Moscow Prison to Install Sunbeds for Inmates


November 10th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) One of the most famous prisons in Russia is soon planning to install sunbeds in an effort to improve the health of the prisoners housed there.Built in ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

EU and South Korea sign Free Trade Agreement


October 6th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Union (EU) and South Korea on Wednesday signed a Free Trade Agreement (FTA), marking the most ambitious trade agreement ever negotiated by the EU and the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Cellphone that monitors heart problems and informs doctor


August 18th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) A new cellphone could prove to be a boon for millions of heart patients as it also monitors their conditions. The H'andy Sana, a touch-screen phone, includes an application ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe