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Dara Singh critical, MRI shows damage to brain


July 11th, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Wrestler-actor Dara Singh's condition continues to be very critical. He is undergoing dialysis at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital here and doctors say there has ... Read more...

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President flags-in Indian Army’s Everest team


July 3rd, 2012 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Tuesday flagged in a mixed Indian Army team that scaled Mount Everest, creating history by putting 17 climbers on the world's ... Read more...

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Bengal students develop oxygen saving device


June 26th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) Three students of a Howrah engineering college claim to have designed a device which reduces wastage of oxygen during ventilation and acts as a non-invasive ventilator.The ... Read more...

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Delhi hospital launches helpline for strokes


May 1st, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) With the number of strokes on the rise, Delhi's Fortis hospital Tuesday launched a toll-free helpline for victims.A statement from the hospital chain said its ... Read more...

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B/E Aerospace opens engineering services unit in Hyderabad


February 29th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 29 (IANS) B/E Aerospace, the world's leading manufacturer of aircraft cabin interior products, Wednesday opened its engineering services division in Hyderabad.Paul Mueller, who holds the business and ... Read more...

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Cold air bad for heart patients


February 29th, 2012 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 29 (IANS) Cold air is bad for heart patients, especially when they are undertaking physical activity, because they are unable to cope with the higher oxygen demanded by ... Read more...

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Fugates: Blue-skinned people of Kentucky


February 23rd, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kentucky, Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As rare as it may seem, blue-skinned people are not only found in the books and sci-fi movies – they are real as well. Though very rare ... Read more...

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Probe ordered into Rajasthan hospital deaths


September 2nd, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 2 (IANS) The Rajasthan government has ordered an inquiry into the deaths of three patients in the intensive care unit (ICU) of a government hospital in Jodhpur ... Read more...

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10 infants die in Andhra hospital


September 2nd, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 2 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy Friday ordered a probe into the deaths of 11 infants in two days at a government-run hospital, ... Read more...

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Your home guide to beating the heat


May 21st, 2011 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) There are many ways to take the hot with the cool in an Indian summer. For starters: go green.Appropriate architectural design and home decor go ... Read more...

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Landslide traps eight miners in Colombia


May 18th, 2011 - 8:55 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, May 18 (IANS) At least eight miners were trapped in Colombia Tuesday after a landslide blocked the exit of a coalmine on the outskirts of the country's third largest ... Read more...

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Supreme Court rejects Aruna Shanbaug’s euthanasia plea


March 7th, 2011 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 7 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday rejected the petition filed by author Pinki Virani for the mercy killing of comatose nurse Aruna Shanbaug, confined to a bed in ... Read more...

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Supreme Court to deliver verdict on Aruna Shanbaug euthanasia plea


March 7th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 7 (ANI): The Supreme Court will pronounce its judgement on a plea for mercy killing of comatose nurse Aruna Shanbaug, confined to a bed in Mumbai's King Edward Memorial ... Read more...

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Heart patients watch out, winter can be deadly


December 19th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Anjali Ojha Gurgaon/New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) As the mercury dips, doctors warn that heart patients are at double the risk of suffering a cardiac attack as compared to summer.Though winters see ... Read more...

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Now, Qantas 747 forced to return back to Sydney following electrical system problem


November 15th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 15 (ANI): A Qantas Boeing 747, en route to Argentina has been reportedly forced to return to Sydney after experiencing a problem with the aircraft's electrical system.News.com.au quoted a ... Read more...

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Qantas’ woes continue, jet returns to Sydney


November 15th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 15 (IANS) Australia's Qantas airlines was hit by another problem Monday when a jumbo jet bound for Argentina was forced to return to Sydney after smoke came out from the ... Read more...

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Simple approach to ‘wipe out’ oil remaining from Exxon Valdez spill


September 30th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 30 (ANI): Scientists have reported that traces of crude oil from the Exxon Valdez oil spill remain highly biodegradable, despite almost 20 years of weathering and decomposition.Their findings suggest ... Read more...

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Avatar director - James Cameron all set to plant 1 million trees


August 16th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After directing the block buster 3D movie Avatar and creating numerous records in the process, James Cameron is now all set to do his bit for the ... Read more...

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Man Crosses English Channel In Helium Balloon


May 30th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey London, UK, May 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Yet another man has crossed the English Channel, although, this time, the scenario is somewhat different. The man had devised a unique way to ... Read more...

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Experts develop low-cost ventilators


January 26th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 26 (ANI): A team of British anaesthetists has developed low-cost ventilators that could provide vital support during major healthcare emergencies.The three prototype low-cost ventilators can also come handy at places ... Read more...

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Former Bengal Chief Minister Jyoti Basu Dies


January 17th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Veteran Communist leader Jyoti Basu died today, Jan 17, 2010, at the age of 95. The time of death has been declared to be around ... Read more...

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Jyoti Basu still critical


January 11th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Jan 11 (ANI): Former West Bengal Chief Minister and senior Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Jyoti Basu's health condition is reported be to critical on Monday, with the doctors ... Read more...

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Jyoti Basu’s condition improves marginally


January 3rd, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 3 (IANS) Veteran Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Jyoti Basu's condition has marginally improved, a medical bulletin said Sunday. The 96-year-old former West Bengal chief minister was hospitalised Friday ... Read more...

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Five-year-old falls into borewell near Jaipur, rescue work on


November 9th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Nov 9 (ANI): A five-year-old boy fell into a 250-300 ft deep borewell on Monday while playing in Jagatpura village which is nearly 40 kms from Jaipur.According to sources, the ... Read more...

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Earthworms pip humans, dinos in Most Successful 100 Species On Earth table


October 3rd, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 3 (ANI): Earthworms have pipped mankind and dinosaurs to emerge as the most successful 100 species on Earth in a new league table.Christopher Lloyd, the author of 'What on Earth ... Read more...

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Husband gets longer jail term for drowning wife


September 18th, 2009 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 18 (DPA) The one-year prison sentence handed to a US citizen who admitted drowning his wife during a scuba dive while honeymooning in Australia was extended to 18 months by ... Read more...

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Quit smoking before surgery, heal faster


September 4th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 4 (IANS) People who start nicotine replacement therapy at least four weeks before surgery can halve their risk of poor wound healing, says a new analysis. "It is not easy ... Read more...

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Nicotine replacement therapy can cut complication risk after surgery


September 4th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): Nicotine replacement therapy at least four weeks before surgery can almost halve the risk of poor wound healing in smokers, suggest researchers."It is not easy to quit smoking ... Read more...

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


September 1st, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Bijapur, Sep 1 (ANI: A four-year-old girl fell into a 150-foot deep borewell in a sugar cane field of Devar Nimbaragi village in Bijapur district on Monday.According to sources, the girl, ... Read more...

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Holding breath may be bad for your brain


August 4th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 4 (ANI): The next time you hold your breath for fun, please note that this may adversely affect your brain.A study conducted by researchers in Sweden found that divers ... Read more...

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How diabetes drugs raise heart failure risk


June 23rd, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): A new study may help explain how a class of diabetes drugs increases the risk of heart failure.Thiazolidinediones (TZDs) have been controversial since a 2007 analysis of Avandia ... Read more...

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Man admits to killing wife during honeymoon


June 5th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 5 (DPA) Gabe Watson admitted to drowning his wife during a scuba dive while honeymooning on Australia's Great Barrier Reef six years ago. Watson, 32, avoided a murder trial before a ... Read more...

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Leopard dies in Bhopal national park


June 4th, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 4 (IANS) A 16-year-old leopard, Sheru, died at the Van Vihar National Park here Thursday, the second death of a big cat in as many days, a wildlife official said. "Sheru ... Read more...

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Tigress dies in Madhya Pradesh park


June 4th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 4 (IANS) A three-year-old tigress died at the Van Vihar National Park here, officials said Thursday. The park has lost 23 big cats in the last five years. Tigress Ira was ... Read more...

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Why prostate cancer returns in some patients


May 28th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 28 (ANI): A new study has shed new light on why prostate cancer returns in some men despite receiving surgery or radiation therapy.While most men have an excellent outcome with ... Read more...

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