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Hubby cuts off wife’s lips, eats them


May 31st, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) An Iranian living in Sweden, suspecting his wife of having an extra-marital affair, chopped off her lips with a knife and ate them. He has been ... Read more...

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Senior doctor to probe kids’ deaths at Srinagar hospital (Lead)


May 16th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 16 (IANS) Director of Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) will probe the deaths of 15 children at G.B. Pant Hospital and submit a report to the government ... Read more...

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One killed, 24 injured in Kashmir car bomb blast (Second Lead)


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 22 (IANS) One person was killed and two dozen were injured in a powerful car bomb explosion in a south Kashmir district Thursday. No group has claimed responsibility ... Read more...

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Trooper shot, injured by militants in Kashmir


October 14th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 14 (IANS) A trooper of the India Reserve Police (IRP) sustained critical gun-shot injuries when militants opened fire at him at a crowded bus stop in Jammu and ... Read more...

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Injured in clashes, Kashmir youth dies after 13 months


October 12th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 12 (IANS) A teenager, who had been in a coma since being hit by a bullet in a clash between a mob and security forces last September, died ... Read more...

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Guerrillas open fire in cop’s home in Kashmir


July 19th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 19 (IANS) A policeman was critically injured when separatist guerrillas barged into his home in a village in Jammu and Kashmir and opened fire, police said Tuesday.Fareed Ahmad ... Read more...

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Medical students in Shillong back to classes after stir


July 5th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 5 (IANS) Medical students of the North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute for Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) here in Meghalaya Tuesday resumed their normal classes after a ... Read more...

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MBBS students call off agitation in Meghalaya


July 5th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Jul 4 (IANS) Students of the North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute for Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) here Monday called off their indefinite strike, on its eighth day, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Shop inside medical institute sells used surgical equipment


April 24th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 24 (IANS) A leading chemist shop, situated in the premises of the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here, has come under scanner for selling used ... Read more...

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A death that gave life to five people


April 21st, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 21 (IANS) Though she died in a road accident last week, 17-year-old Reena will live in the collective memory of five patients who have got a new lease ... Read more...

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Injured Arunima to be shifted to AIIMS (Lead)


April 18th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Lucknow (IANS) National level volleyball player Arunima Sinha, whose crushed left leg was amputated after robbers threw her off a running train last week, will be shifted to the ... Read more...

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Delhi reports year’s first dengue case


March 21st, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The national capital's first case of dengue of the year has been reported from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), and the country's ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

One killed, four injured in Kashmir (Lead)


February 28th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 28 (IANS) Separatist guerrillas shot dead a contractor in north Kashmir's Kreeri town while a powerful hand grenade blast wounded four people, including two policemen, in summer capital Srinagar Monday.A ... Read more...

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Two kids killed in Kashmir blast


February 13th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 13 (IANS) Two children were killed and three people critically injured when an explosive device the children unsuspectingly carried home burst in the city's outskirts Sunday evening, police said.A senior ... Read more...

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Operation theatre staff resume work at Chandigarh hospital


February 7th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 7 (IANS) After a three-day mass casual leave followed by strike, the operation theatre technicians at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here resumed work Monday ... Read more...

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Operation theatre staff strike work in Chandigarh hospital


February 6th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 6 (IANS) The premier Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) hospital here was Sunday hit by an indefinite strike by the operation theatre technicians demanding a pay hike.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Race on for Chandigarh medical institute’s top job


February 4th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Feb 4 (IANS) Nearly 100 top names from the medical fraternity in the country are likely to be considered for the coveted post of director of the Post-Graduate Institute ... Read more...

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Staff strike hits Chandigarh medical institute


February 3rd, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 3 (IANS) Health services, including surgeries, at the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) were hit by a three-day strike launched by operation theatres' technical staff here Thursday, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Former Jharkhand minister grilled by ED in hospital


February 2nd, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 2 (IANS) Former minister Kamlesh Singh, who was arrested a year back and is currently in a hospital, was interrogated by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) Wednesday evening. A Ranchi ... Read more...

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Dental students go on strike over t-shirt tiff


February 2nd, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 1 (IANS) Students of a Panjab University medical institute went on an indefinite strike Tuesday, following the institute director's remarks over a girl's t-shirt.High drama was witnessed on the premises ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Nepal president to visit alma mater in Chandigarh


January 17th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 17 (IANS) Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav will be chief guest at the annual convocation at his alma mater Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) in February.Yadav, 62, ... Read more...

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Haryana gives 300 acres land for AIIMS-like institute


December 30th, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 30 (IANS) The Haryana government Thursday approved the lease of 300 acres of land in the state's Jhajjar district for the setting up of a premier medical institute on the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Supreme Court asserts its powers, overrules technicalities of law


December 20th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court has said that it holds vast powers under the constitution and an aggrieved person could not be rendered remediless on mere technicalities of law. ... Read more...

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Jharkhand ex-minister sent to Enforcement Directorate custody


December 16th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 16 (IANS) Former Jharkhand minister Kamlesh Singh was Thursday remanded in custody of the Enforcement Directorate (ED)for seven days by a Ranchi court.The ED had sought 10 days of custody ... Read more...

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Kashmir blast: Injured girl dies in hospital


November 22nd, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 22 (IANS) An eight-year-old girl, critically injured in a grenade blast in south Kashmir Sunday, died in hospital here Monday, police said.Arifa, who had received multiple splinter injuries in the ... Read more...

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At least three dead in Thai apartment blast


October 5th, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- At least three people were killed and 10 were wounded on Tuesday after an explosion rocked an apartment building in Thailand's Northaburi Province, officials said.The explosion occurred ... Read more...

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Another teen dies in Kashmir, 20 hurt in clashes (Roundup)


August 25th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 25 (IANS) Several people were injured as violent protests broke out in Srinagar Wednesday after a teenager succumbed to injuries sustained in alleged police assault, taking the toll in the ... Read more...

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One more youth dies in Kashmir, toll rises to 58


August 17th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 17 (IANS) A 20-year-old man succumbed to his injury in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Tuesday, taking the toll in the ongoing unrest since June 11 to 58 even ... Read more...

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Omar cancels unified command meet to protest civilian deaths in J-K


August 13th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar/Kupwara/ Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir), Aug 13 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah cancelled the unified command meeting to protest against the civilian deaths in the valley on Friday.There ... Read more...

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Two killed in police firing in Kashmir Valley


August 13th, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Kupwara/ Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir), Aug 13 (ANI): At least two persons were killed and several others injured in firing by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara and Baramulla Districts on ... Read more...

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Two killed, 23 wounded as CRPF fires at mobs in Kashmir


July 30th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 30 (IANS) Two people were killed and two others critically injured Friday when Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers opened fire on a mob damaging the railway tracks in north ... Read more...

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Protesters clash with security men in Srinagar, one hurt


July 30th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 30 (IANS) A teenager was critically injured when security forces fired at a protesting mob that defied curfew restrictions in the summer capital Srinagar Friday. Iqbal Khan sustained a ... Read more...

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Clashes again erupt as curfew relaxed in Srinagar (Intro Roundup)


July 10th, 2010 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 9 (IANS) At least 37 people, including 20 policemen, were injured as mobs pelted stones at the security forces in the Kashmir Valley after the Friday prayers and later when ... Read more...

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Probe finds Pak Army, intelligence, guilty of not cooperating in terror attacks cases


July 7th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 7(ANI): The Punjab government has said that the Pakistan Army and intelligence agencies have "neither assisted nor showed any interest in the trial" of those accused in suicide attacks on ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Youth killed in Sopore as mob defies curfew


June 27th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 27 (IANS) A 22-year old youth was killed after being hit by a rubber bullet when an angry mob defied curfew restrictions and resorted to heavy stone pelting on security ... Read more...

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