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Week after leg crushed by bus, girl dies


July 24th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 24 (IANS) A week after her leg was crushed under the wheels of a state transport bus near her school here, Anupama Sarkar lost her battle for life ... Read more...

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Experts to study dead liver donor’s medical report


July 6th, 2012 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 5 (IANS) The medical report of a 40-year-old man, who died at a hospital here after donating a portion of his liver to a relative, has been sent ... Read more...

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Hooda discharged from hospital


May 17th, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 17 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda was discharged from the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here Thursday morning after his condition stabilised.Hooda was ... Read more...

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Five killed in ambulance-truck collision in Haryana


May 15th, 2012 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 15 (IANS) At least five people, including a one-day-old infant being brought to Chandigarh for treatment, were killed when the ambulance in which they were travelling collided with ... Read more...

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Beaten on train, French national dies in Haryana


May 3rd, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 3 (IANS) A French national, who was brutally beaten by fellow passengers on board the Sachkhand Express train in Haryana's Karnal town, succumbed to his injuries in a ... Read more...

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Eight women killed in Himachal accident (Lead)


April 17th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 17 (IANS) Eight women were killed and 26 other people were injured when an over-crowded multi-utility vehicle carrying a marriage party skidded off the road and rolled down ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Himachal road accident


April 17th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 17 (IANS) Seven people were killed and 23 others injured when an over-crowded multi-utility vehicle carrying a marriage party skidded off the road and rolled down a 40 ... Read more...

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Haryana politician still in hospital


April 15th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 15 (IANS) Haryana's chief parliamentary secretary (CPS) Ram Kishan Fauji continued to be in a hospital here Sunday after being found unconscious under mysterious circumstances at his official ... Read more...

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Senior Haryana official found unconscious, hospitalized


April 14th, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 14 (IANS) Haryana's chief parliamentary secretary (CPS) Ram Kishan Fauji was admitted to the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here after he was found unconscious ... Read more...

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Fear of plague haunting Himachal villages


April 2nd, 2012 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 2 (IANS) Residents of the Rohru rural belt in Himachal Pradesh are living in fear of the 'wrath of god'. The cause of the scare is actually pneumonic ... Read more...

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With Rs.1,100 crore, AIIMS bags highest budget share


March 16th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) With Rs.1,124 crore, the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the national capital tops the list of hospitals and research institutes ... Read more...

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Azad announces re-development plan for RML Hospital


March 5th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Monday announced a re-development plan for the Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Hospital here during the next five years as ... Read more...

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Mystery surrounds Chandigarh doctor’s death


December 22nd, 2011 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 21 (IANS) A leading private cardiologist, who was last year convicted by a court for abetting the suicide of his doctor wife in 2005, was found dead under ... Read more...

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How healthy is your school? Chandigarh to show way


July 21st, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 21 (IANS) Toilets, disaster preparedness, first-aid knowledge...these are among various criteria to help categorise many Chandigarh schools under a unique initiative to ensure healthy surroundings in these institutions, ... Read more...

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Snatching victim dies in Chandigarh


July 16th, 2011 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 15 (IANS) A 47-year-old nurse, who had sustained serious injuries while trying to save her purse from motor-cycle borne snatchers, succumbed to her injuries here, police said ... Read more...

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Patient being revived with electric shocks suffers burns (Second Lead)


June 28th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 28 (IANS) A patient, who was being revived with electric shocks at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here, suffered burns after a short ... Read more...

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Haryana officials to face action for delaying help


June 23rd, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 22 (IANS) Revenue and health officials in Haryana's Kaithal district will face administrative action after an inquiry found them responsible for delay in giving financial and medical help ... Read more...

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Cops suspended for creating ruckus in hospital


June 19th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 19 (IANS) Chandigarh Police have suspended two of its officers for creating ruckus at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) and manhandling its employees.The accused ... Read more...

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Three booked for wrong blood transfusion


June 15th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 15 (IANS) Nearly five-and-a-half months after a magisterial probe indicted three people, including two doctors, for wrong blood transfusion to a pregnant woman here, a case has finally ... Read more...

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Thousands attend Surinder Badal’s cremation


May 25th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Badal village (Punjab), May 25 (IANS) Thousands of people converged on this village in Punjab's Muktsar district Wednesday as Surinder Kaur, the late wife of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash ... Read more...

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Badal’s wife passes away, cremation Wednesday (Lead)


May 24th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 24 (IANS) Surinder Kaur Badal, wife of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, died at the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here Tuesday after ... Read more...

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Badal’s wife passes away after prolonged illness


May 24th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 24 (IANS) Surinder Kaur Badal, wife of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, died at the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here Tuesday after a ... Read more...

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PGIMER’s first liver transplant patient dies


May 15th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 15 (IANS) After undergoing the first liver transplant surgery in the history of the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here last month, 49-year-old Vijay ... Read more...

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This Iranian woman wants her Indian nationality!


May 14th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 14 (IANS) Carrying a birth certificate in her hand and a hassled look on her face, 30-year-old Iranian woman Fatimah Begum is on her third visit to the ... Read more...

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Mary Kom breaks down on seeing son after surgery (Lead)


May 12th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 11 (IANS) She has time and again shown how tough she is -- both physically and mentally -- but boxing champion MC Mary Kom could not hold back ... Read more...

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Mary Kom rushes to Chandigarh to be with ailing son


May 11th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 11 (IANS) MC Mary Kom, who won the gold in the Asian Cup women boxing tournament in China Monday, had no time to celebrate her win. She rushed ... Read more...

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Couple shot dead in Haryana city, attacker arrested (Second Lead)


April 30th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Ambala, April 29 (IANS) A dispute over property Friday claimed the life of a couple when their neighbour opened fire on them in this Haryana city, police said. The man ... Read more...

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Couple shot dead in Haryana city, attacker arrested (Lead)


April 29th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Ambala (Haryana), April 29 (IANS) A dispute over property Friday claimed the life of a couple when their neighbour opened fire on them in this Haryana city, police said. The ... Read more...

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Couple shot dead in Haryana city


April 29th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Ambala (Haryana), April 29 (IANS) A dispute over property Friday claimed the life of a couple when their neighbour opened fire on them in this Haryana city, police said.Jeet Singh ... Read more...

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Probe in shop selling used surgical equipment


April 26th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 26 (IANS) Authorities at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) have initiated a probe into the incident of a leading chemist shop, situated inside its ... Read more...

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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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PGIMER performs its first liver transplant surgery


April 20th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 20 (IANS) The Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here, one of the leading medical institutes of northern India, successfully performed its first liver transplant surgery, ... Read more...

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Hundreds in Punjab, Haryana support Hazare


April 8th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 8 (IANS) Support for social activist Anna Hazare's anti-corruption campaign found support in Punjab and Haryana as tens of hundreds of activists, students, doctors, lawyers and teachers rallied ... Read more...

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NRI killed while saving wife’s jewellery in Chandigarh


March 21st, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 21 (IANS) An NRI holidaying here was stabbed to death when he tried to save his wife's jewellery from being robbed, police said Monday.Hassan Mubarak, who was working ... Read more...

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