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After selling two crore tablets, Haryana chemist on the run


September 12th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 12 (IANS) A chemist in Haryana's Sirsa town is on the run after drug control authorities in the state found that he had allegedly sold over two crore ... Read more...

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NGO demands Sahara retail chain ad to be withdrawn


August 23rd, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Expressing concern over content of a recent television commercial of the Sahara Group, an NGO has asked the information and broadcasting ministry to intervene ... Read more...

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Private doctors on warpath in uterus removal scam


August 6th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 6 (IANS) Accusing the state government of taking arbitrary action against doctors in a uterus removal scam and considering passage of a draconian Nursing Home Act which will ... Read more...

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Two accused sent to jail in medical admission racket


July 21st, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) A special court here Saturday sent to judicial custody two men allegedly involved in a bid to get a student admitted fraudulently into a dental ... Read more...

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Dead Amarnath pilgrims fudged health certificates: report


July 20th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 19 (IANS) A group of doctors tasked to find the reasons for large number of Amarnath pilgrims' death have reported to the Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. ... Read more...

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Four held by CBI for medical admission fraud


July 20th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Four people, including a private medical practitioner and his son, were arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with a fraudulent admission ... Read more...

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Government slammed for denying certificate to blast victim (Lead)


February 9th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the central and Delhi governments for denial of a medical certificate to a non-resident Indian victim of ... Read more...

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New doubts arise over Amy Winehouse’s inquest


February 1st, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Amy Winehouse’s official inquest may be declared invalid because the Coroner who carried the procedure was not qualified to do so. Suzanne Greenaway carried out the inquest ... Read more...

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Goa’s ‘Tuberculosis’ Cunha fought colonial Portuguese cancer


December 18th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
(ATTN NEWS EDITORS: This is the third and last in a series on the 50th anniversary of Goa's liberation Dec 19, 2011. This story is about the man who mentored the ... Read more...

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Goa liberation: Relatively bloodless but indelibly etched in mind (December 19 is the 50th anniversary of Goa’s liberation)


December 15th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
(ATTN NEWS EDITORS: This is the first in a series of stories on the 50th anniversary of the liberation of Goa. This story deals with the effect on the psyche on ... Read more...

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Our two members on hospital board only attended meetings: Bengal


December 11th, 2011 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 10 (IANS) The West Bengal government Saturday denied it was shirking responsibility in the AMRI hospital fire, saying the two state representatives in the hospital's board of directors ... Read more...

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Indian ‘martyr’ alive in Pakistan, family hopes for return


April 30th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Faridkot (Punjab), April 30 (IANS) Surjit Singh, a Border Security Force (BSF) constable deployed on the India-Pakistan border in Rajasthan, went missing in the 1971 war between the two neighbours. ... Read more...

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Two suspected criminals lynched in Bihar


April 27th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 27 (IANS) In another case of street justice in a Bihar village, two suspected criminals were lynched as they tried to escape after demanding money from a local ... Read more...

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ICC confirms Lanka replacements for World Cup finals


April 1st, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr. 1 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 has approved Suraj Randiv as a replacement player for ... Read more...

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Ketan Desai’s election to Gujarat University senate challenged


March 28th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday issued notice on a petition by an NGO challenging the election of Ketan Desai, a former president of the Medical Council ... Read more...

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McKay replaces injured Mills in New Zealand World Cup squad


March 26th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 26(ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Saturday approved fast bowler Andy McKay as a replacement player for injured Kyle Mills in New Zealand's 15-man World Cup squad.The confirmation was ... Read more...

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Tuffey replaces injured Bennett in New Zealand World Cup squad


March 20th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 20(ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday approved fast bowler Daryl Tuffey as a replacement player for injured Hamish Bennett in New Zealand's 15-man World Cup squad.The confirmation was ... Read more...

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Dernbach replaces injured Shahzad in England World Cup squad


March 18th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 18(ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday approved fast bowler Jade Dernbach as a replacement player for injured Ajmal Shahzad in England's 15-man World Cup squad.The confirmation was conveyed ... Read more...

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Hussey to replace Bollinger in Australia’s World Cup squad


March 6th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 6 (IANS) The International Cricket Counci(ICC) Sunday approved batsman Michael Hussey as a replacement for injured fast bowler Doug Bollinger in the Australian World Cup squad.The ICC Technical ... Read more...

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Middle East protests inspire poll campaign in Goa


March 1st, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 1 (IANS) Popular rebellions in the Arab world have found an echo in Goa, where a citizens' collective is trying to cobble up support for 'honest' candidates in the state's ... Read more...

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Punjab on a ‘high’, to guzzle over 350 mn liquor bottles


February 27th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Feb 27 (IANS) This is one "high" that is going to hit Punjab hard but will leave the state government cash rich.The Punjab government has announced a 10 percent ... Read more...

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Many Britishers of Indian descent awarded New Year British honors


January 2nd, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 2 (ANI): Various Britishers of Indian descent have made the list for New Year British honors "for making difference in the community".Indira Patel has received DBE for "services to ... Read more...

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India septuagenarian marathon runner is on a fitness mission


December 8th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) India's veteran marathon runner Ashish Roy is on a mission to spread the message of fitness to the entire country.The 78-year-old medical practitioner, fresh ... Read more...

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Aafia’s family vows ‘movement’ for her release from American jail


September 24th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sep 24 (ANI): Following a US federal court's decision to sentence Pakistani scientist and terror suspect- Dr. Aafia Siddiqui- to 86 years in prison for attempted murder of US officers ... Read more...

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BJP, JD-S win Karnataka bypolls, Congress comes third (Second Lead, superseding earlier story)


September 16th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 16 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and opposition Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) Thursday bagged one seat each in two Karnataka bypolls, but the Congress drew a blank, continuing ... Read more...

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Karnataka by-polls: Siddaramaiah quits as opposition leader


September 16th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 16 (IANS) Leader of Opposition in the Karnataka assembly Siddaramaiah of the Congress party Thursday quit his post owning moral responsibility for the defeat of his party's candidates in ... Read more...

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Over 50 percent polling in Karnataka by-polls (Lead)


September 13th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 13 (IANS) Over 50 percent of 350,000 eligible voters Monday cast their ballots in the two assembly by-polls in Karnataka, an election official said here. "The polling for Kadur seat in ... Read more...

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Voting in Karnataka by-polls gets under way


September 13th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 13 (IANS) Around 15 percent of over 350,000 eligible voters had cast their ballots in the first four hours of polling Monday in the two assembly by-polls in Karnataka, ... Read more...

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Conrad Murray’s Preliminary Hearing Set For January 4


August 24th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Aug 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Conrad Murray, who has been charged in the death of King of Pop Michael Jackson appeared before the judge in a scheduling hearing on ... Read more...

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In the dock Brit Indian physician fondled patient’s breasts, groped others


August 13th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.13 (ANI): Brit Indian general physician Dr. Parag Bhatt faces being struck off by the General Medical Council on charges of serious misconduct after it was revealed that he fondled the ... Read more...

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Indian-origin doctor held guilty of misconduct


August 13th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS) An Indian-origin doctor in Britain, who fondled the breasts of six patients, has been held guilty of serious professional misconduct. Daily Mail Friday reported that Parag Bhatt, a 46-year-old ... Read more...

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Hands-Only CPR A Better Cure To Save Cardiac Patients, Says New Study


July 30th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American Heart Association has given the hands-only CPR the thumbs up. According to a report submitted by the Heart Association in America, the hands-only chest ... Read more...

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Rachelle Lefevre To Star In ABC’s Medical Drama “Off The Map”


July 27th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that Canadian actress Rachelle Lefevre, who is best known for edging the character of Victoria in the screen adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's hit vampire ... Read more...

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Ghaziabad reeling under acute power shortage


July 17th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 17 (IANS) Several areas of Ghaziabad, on the outskirts of the national capital, are facing a severe power crunch with some places getting electricity for just two hours in a ... Read more...

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Report of nine-year-old giving birth under Malaysian probe


June 24th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 24 (ANI): Malaysian authorities are investigating a report by a vernacular newspaper that a 9 year-old-girl gave birth to a boy after her alleged affair with a 14-year-old neighbour.Phee ... Read more...

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