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Lack of safety gear killing Delhi’s sewer workers (Capital Focus)


June 24th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) He knows it may prove fatal, yet 55-year-old Uday Ram does not hesitate to enter the narrow manhole filled with fermented faeces, urine and other ... Read more...

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Mexican comedian says he’s feeling well after health scare


March 3rd, 2012 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 3 (IANS/EFE) Mexican comedian Roberto Gomez Bolanos "Chespirito", 83, is feeling "very well", the artist himself tweeted."Many thanks to everyone asking about my health, I feel tired, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Is anyone listening, ask hapless Manipur residents as blockade continues


October 30th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Oct 30 (IANS) For some, it has become a way of life. As the economic blockade in Manipur crossed an unprecedented 90 days, its residents continue to wait ... Read more...

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Stir-hit Manipur cries for medicines, doctors helpless


October 14th, 2011 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Imphal, Oct 14 (IANS) As the economic blockade in Manipur continues for over 70 days now, the state is raising a helpless wail. Seriously ill patients are being turned away ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

One killed in cylinder blast


July 20th, 2011 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) A 32-year-old man was killed and three people were injured when an oxygen cylinder exploded at a medical gas unit here Tuesday, police said.According to ... Read more...

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JNU students on hunger strike for better health facilities


September 19th, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) are on a hunger strike to press for better health facilities in the campus after a first year MCA student died ... Read more...

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‘YouTube’ inspired youth to take away ATM in Punjab


August 2nd, 2009 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hoshiarpur (Punjab), Aug 2 (IANS) It took an 'inspiration' from a similar crime in California state in the US and posted on internet website 'YouTube' for two youth in this Punjab town ... Read more...

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Four-year-old falls into borewell, rescue work on


June 21st, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, June 21 (ANI): Efforts are on to save a four-year-old girl child Anju who fell into a 50-feet deep open borewell at Moradi village in Rajasthan's Dausa district.The incident took ... Read more...

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Another Indian pilgrim dies during Kailash yatra (Lead)


June 12th, 2009 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 12 (IANS) One more Indian pilgrim on the yatra to the holy Mount Kailash in Tibet died Friday, travellers returning to Kathmandu from the gruelling overland journey said.The ... Read more...

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Another Indian pilgrim dies on Kailash yatra


June 12th, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 12 (IANS) Another Indian pilgrim on the yatra to the holy Mt Kailash in Tibet died Friday, travellers returning to Kathmandu from the gruelling overland journey said.A ... Read more...

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Former Uttar Pradesh bureaucrat dies, family alleges medical negligence


June 10th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 10 (IANS) Former Uttar Pradesh home secretary Mohan Swaroop died following a heart attack here and his family has blamed a private hospital for his death as it allegedly refused ... Read more...

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Hope on wheels for Bangalore’s homeless and ill


May 15th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Maitreyee Boruah Bangalore, May 15 (IANS) Two months ago a malaria-struck Joseph P was fighting for survival on the streets of this city. Today he has not only been cured but is ... 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...

Posted in Health Science |

Prachanda’s bedside story under public glare


August 26th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 26 (IANS) After his exploits as the chief of an armed party that fought a 10-year war against the state and his new success in winning elections and becoming the ... Read more...

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Qantas flight makes emergency landing


August 2nd, 2008 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Sydney, Aug 2 (DPA) A Qantas flight bound for Manila Saturday returned to Sydney and made an emergency landing. The pilot declared an emergency, dumped fuel and turned back shortly after take ... Read more...

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Two workers die in factory blast


June 28th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, June 28 (IANS) Two workers in an oxygen bottling plant here died from severe burn injuries they suffered in a powerful blast, the police said Saturday. The accidental explosion occurred in ... Read more...

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Delhi hospital doctors call off strike


June 20th, 2008 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Thousands of patients breathed a sigh of relief in the capital after junior doctors of the state-run Lok Nayak Jai Prakash (LNJP) Hospital called off their five-day-old ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cylinder blast kills five in Pakistan


April 2nd, 2008 - 6:02 pm ICT by admin
DPA Islamabad, April 2 (DPA) At least five people were killed and 21 injured in an explosion at an oxygen cylinder storage facility in the central city of Faisalabad Wednesday, the police said. ... Read more...

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