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Indian Olympic athletes appeal to root out polio


August 2nd, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) With no new polio case reported in the country for more than a year, Indian Olympic athletes Thursday appealed to parents to get their ... Read more...

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Goa looks for eco-friendly, sound proposals at investors’ meet


June 28th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 28 (IANS) Gearing up for the first state-endorsed investors' meet to be hosted here Saturday, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said that a sound, environment friendly investment proposal could ... Read more...

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Goa makes bid to attract investment


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 22 (IANS) Goa's leading trade body and the government are hosting a one-day meet this month seeking investment in sectors like IT, entertainment, pharmaceuticals, tourism and education.Goa Chamber ... Read more...

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Zebra fish’s self-healing could help spinal injury victims


June 3rd, 2012 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 3 (IANS) Scientists have decoded the secrets of the zebra fish's amazing ability to heal its spinal cord after injury. The findings could eventually pave the way to ... Read more...

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Pioneering surgery helps paralysed man move hand


May 17th, 2012 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) A pioneering surgery bypassing damage to the spinal cord sustained in an accident has helped a paralysed man regain the use of his hand. Injuries to ... Read more...

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Pakistani PM faces possibility of disqualification: court


May 9th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 8 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani faces the possibility of being disqualified as a member of parliament for five years following his conviction of contempt ... Read more...

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Bump on head should not be ignored


April 16th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 16 (IANS) A bump on your head could lead to a permanent disability or cognitive deficits if not attended in time, says a case study.According to the case ... Read more...

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Chinese man to sue for son’s paralysis


April 5th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 5 (IANS) A man is preparing to sue the Chinese government for failing to provide information about emissions from an incineration factory which he said paralyzed his son's ... Read more...

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Cutting edge drug to protect brain from stroke


March 1st, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 1 (IANS) In a lab setting experiment, Scientists have perfected a cutting-edge drug to protect the brain against the damaging effects of a stroke, thus accelerating the process ... Read more...

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Lamborghini crash: Injured cyclist paralysed (Second Lead)


February 20th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) A 45-year-old cyclist who was injured in the Lamborghini car crash in south Delhi early Sunday may be paralysed for life, doctors said Monday even ... Read more...

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Lamborghini crash: Injured man could be paralysed for life (Lead)


February 20th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The 45-year-old cyclist who was injured in the Lamborghini car crash in south Delhi early Sunday may be paralysed for life, doctors said Monday.AIIMS apex ... Read more...

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Israeli diplomat’s wife stable (Lead)


February 14th, 2012 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) The Israeli diplomat's wife who was injured in a terror attack here is conscious and recovering, doctors said Tuesday.Doctors at the Primus Hospital, however, warned ... Read more...

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Double murder: Slain woman’s lover detained


February 4th, 2012 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Delhi Police Saturday said they have detained for questioning the lover of the woman who was murdered along with her five-year-old son by her partially ... Read more...

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Paralysed man kills wife and son


February 3rd, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) A 30-year-old man, paralysed waist down, murdered his wife and five-year-old son as he suspected that his wife had married again, police said Friday.The accused, ... Read more...

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Rats nibble on paralysed man as hospital staff sleep


January 11th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Jan 11 (IANS) A 70-year-old paralysed man on ventilator in the intensive care unit (ICU) of a government hospital here was allegedly attacked by rats who nibbled on his ... Read more...

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Limit yourself, Badal tells EC; We’ll respond, says CEC (Lead)


January 3rd, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh/New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has urged the Election Commission of India (ECI) to ask its officials in the state "to act within the ... Read more...

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Limit yourself, Badal tells EC; We’ll respond, says CEC


January 3rd, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh/New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has appealed to the Election Commission of India (ECI) to ask its officials in the state "to act within ... Read more...

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Bitter 2012 for Karnataka after scandalous year (Karnataka Newsletter)


December 31st, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 31 (IANS) Karnataka, which saw its image battered by scandals in 2011, enters the New Year with trepidation as ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) factional feuding seems ... Read more...

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Man commits suicide after killing ailing wife


December 24th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 24 (IANS) Disturbed over the failing health of his 64-year-old wife, a retired general manager of a company committed suicide after fatally shooting her, police said Saturday.A.K. Shukla, ... Read more...

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Politicians to blame for parliament paralysis: BJD


December 11th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader Pinaki Mishra Sunday hit out at the leaders of political parties for the recurring paralysis of parliament.Speaking at the ... Read more...

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Anna attacks government on FDI front too


November 30th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Nov 30 (IANS) Even as he continues his attack on the United Progressive Alliance government over corruption and the Lokpal bill, Anna Hazare Wednesday opened a ... Read more...

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Navy discharging 28 sailors for drug usage


November 22nd, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Just a month after the US Navy announced the dismissal of 64 sailors for drug use, another 28 sailors are set to be discharged for similar offences. ... Read more...

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New treatment to heal spinal injuries


November 17th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 17 (IANS) A new approach to treating spinal injuries among animals could pave the way for prevention of paralysis in thousands of people worldwide every year. Ben Goss, ... Read more...

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Peter Andre feels he has guardian angel


October 26th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) Singer Peter Andre feels someone watches over him and makes sure he is never in danger."I definitely believe I have someone looking over me, who is ... Read more...

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Injured Ramdev follower remains critical


July 14th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Raj Bala, who was severely injured in the police crackdown on yoga guru Baba Ramdev last month, continues to be serious, her doctors said Thursday.The ... Read more...

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Condition of woman injured at Ramlila ground unchanged


June 20th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) The condition of 51-year old Raj Bala, who suffered spinal injuries during the police action here against fasting yoga guru Baba Ramdev and his supporters ... Read more...

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Woman injured in Ramdev crackdown ‘very critical’ (Lead)


June 11th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The condition of 51-year-old Raj Bala is "very critical", doctors said Saturday, a week after she suffered spinal injuries during police action here against fasting ... Read more...

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Woman injured during Ramdev crackdown ‘very critical’


June 11th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The condition of 51-year-old Raj Bala is "very critical", doctors said Saturday, a week after she suffered spinal injuries during police action here against fasting ... Read more...

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Injured Ramdev follower’s condition critical


June 10th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The condition of 51-year-old Raj Bala, who suffered spinal injuries during the police action against fasting yoga guru Baba Ramdev, has become "very critical", doctors ... Read more...

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Elderly couple found dead in Delhi


May 28th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) An elderly couple was found dead in their flat in the national capital, police said Saturday adding that the cause of the death has not ... Read more...

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Tourist dies of mosquito-borne virus in Australia


May 26th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 26 (IANS) A 19-year-old Canadian woman has died after contracting a rare and incurable mosquito-borne virus while on holiday in Australia's northern region, officials said.The department of health ... Read more...

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Epilepsy causing parasite found in eels


May 18th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, May 18 (IANS) A parasite that can cause epilepsy and or lead to paralysis has been detected in eels imported from Indonesia and the Philippines, officials said here.This was ... Read more...

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Incurable mosquito virus hits Australia


May 18th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 18 (IANS) A deadly mosquito-borne virus, that reportedly has no cure and no vaccination, has claimed the lives of two Australian people, officials said.The Murray Valley Encephalitis virus ... Read more...

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Paralysed Chinese gymnast seeks $1.8 bn compensation


April 30th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 30 (IANS) Sang Lan, a Chinese gymnast who suffered paralysis during the 1998 Goodwill Games, has filed a lawsuit here seeking $1.8 billion in compensation.In her lawsuit ... Read more...

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Pakistan government suffering from creeping paralysis: Daily


April 8th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 8 (IANS) The government is "suffering from creeping paralysis" as there has been "a chronic, extended, and predictably ongoing failure" to effectively manage the economy, a Pakistani daily ... Read more...

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