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Panel to look into irregularities in drug trials


May 11th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) After a report from a parliamentary standing committee pointed out huge irregularities in the functioning of the Central Drugs Standards Control Organisation (CDSCO), Health Minister ... Read more...

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26 injured as Punjab Mail derails near Rohtak (Second Lead)


May 6th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), May 6 (IANS) AT least twenty-six people were reported injured when eight coaches of the Punjab Mail derailed at Sampla in Haryana's Rohtak district early Sunday.The derailment occurred ... Read more...

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20 injured as Punjab Mail derails near Rohtak (Lead)


May 6th, 2012 - 8:38 am ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), May 6 (IANS) At least 20 people were injured when eight coaches of the Punjab Mail derailed in Sampla area of Haryana's Rohtak district early Sunday.The derailment occurred ... Read more...

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20 injured as Punjab Mail derails


May 6th, 2012 - 7:45 am ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), May 6 (IANS) At least 20 people were injured when five coaches of the Punjab Mail derailed near Ismailabad in Rohtak district of Haryana Sunday morning.The derailment occurred ... Read more...

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Virginia Commonwealth University launches India Chair


April 5th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 5 (IANS) The Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) has launched a $1 million multi-year campaign to support an India Chair in Democracy and Civil Society, the first of its ... 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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Chandigarh’s garbage plant raises a stink


September 30th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 30 (IANS) Chandigarh's reputation is taking a smelly beating. A lot of stink is being raised - environmentally and politically - over the city's experiment with a solid ... Read more...

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Mulayam undergoes surgery


September 22nd, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 22 (IANS) Samajwadi Party president and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav underwent surgery for a urinary ailment here, an official said Thursday."It was a minor ... 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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Student killed in group clash; 12 booked


July 8th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Rajpura (Punjab), July 8 (IANS) Twelve people were booked on various charges after a clash between students from Bihar and Himachal Pradesh in this Punjab town left one dead, police ... Read more...

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Student killed in group clash in Punjab


July 5th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Rajpura (Punjab), July 5 (IANS) An engineering student was killed and two were injured after some students clashed inside a college premises here, police said Tuesday.The deceased was identified as ... Read more...

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MBBS students call off agitation in Meghalaya


July 5th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Jul 4 (IANS) Students of the North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute for Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) here Monday called off their indefinite strike, on its eighth day, ... 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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Escaping police check, two teenagers die in collision


June 2nd, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ambala (Haryana), June 2 (IANS) Two teenagers, trying to evade a police check-post, lost their lives Thursday when they collided head-on with a car in this Haryana district. Five policemen ... 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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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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Corruption accused official commits suicide


April 24th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 24 (IANS) An excise and taxation officer, who was arrested last month for accepting a bribe, committed suicide by consuming poison at his house here, police said Sunday.The ... 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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Wife, son held for murder of retired government official


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Rohtak, April 1 (IANS) Police Friday arrested the wife and son of a retired Haryana irrigation department official for murdering him and trying to stealthily cremate the body.According to police, ... Read more...

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Jodhpur pregnancy deaths: Post-mortem reveals infection


March 10th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, March 10 (IANS) The post-mortem report of one of the 15 women who died during childbirth at the government-run Umaid Hospital here last month has indicated infection as cause ... Read more...

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To tackle rising cancer cases, Punjab to test tubewell water


February 14th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 14 (IANS) Acting after many cases of cancer and kidney-related disorders were reported due to drinking uranium-contaminated water, the Punjab government Monday gave the nod to test water samples of ... Read more...

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Couple commits suicide in Haryana hotel


February 8th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), Feb 8 (IANS) A young couple committed suicide in a hotel room in Haryana's Rohtak town, police said Tuesday.The deceased have been identified as Sampa and Narender, both in their ... Read more...

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Dental college students call off stir as principal removed (Lead)


February 8th, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 7 (IANS) Students of a dental college affiliated to Panjab University Monday ended their six-day-old strike as the varsity authorities agreed to remove the institute's director, who had asked a ... Read more...

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Dental college students call off stir as principal removed


February 7th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 7 (IANS) Students of a dental college affiliated to Panjab University (PU) Monday ended their six-day-old strike as the varsity authorities agreed to remove the institute's director, who had asked ... Read more...

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Police deny woman died due to security rehearsal


February 5th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 4 (IANS) Police here Friday refuted reports that a 65-year-old woman died as her ambulance got stuck in a traffic jam caused due to a security rehearsal.According to the reports, ... Read more...

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Chandigarh institute awards degrees to 330 students


February 4th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 4 (IANS) Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Friday gave away degrees to 330 students at the 31st convocation of Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here.Nepal President ... Read more...

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India to get new medical colleges


February 4th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 4 (IANS) Giving a boost to medical education in the country, the health ministry will open new colleges and create more seats in government-run institutes."An ambitious scheme costing Rs.1,350 crore ... Read more...

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Dental college strike over T-shirt tiff continues


February 3rd, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 3 (IANS) Students of a dental college affiliated to the Panjab University (PU) Thursday refused to end their indefinite stir to demand the resignation of their institute director who had ... Read more...

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Nepal President to meet PM next week


January 27th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) India and Nepal will hold wide-ranging talks next week on the eve of a fresh round of prime ministerial elections in Nepal when President Ram Baran ... Read more...

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Nepal president to visit alma mater in Chandigarh


January 17th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 17 (IANS) Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav will be chief guest at the annual convocation at his alma mater Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) in February.Yadav, 62, ... Read more...

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3 killed in Haryana as car crashes into truck in fog


January 11th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), Jan 11 (IANS) Three persons were killed while nine sustained injuries in a fog-related accident here Tuesday, said the police.According to the police, a Tata Sumo car carrying passengers collided ... Read more...

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