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At 100, ex-army man gifts hospital to Rajasthan village (Feature)

May 15th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dudavas (Rajasthan), May 15 (IANS) For Rao Kabool Singh, a World War Two veteran who turned 100 this weekend, it has been a life of service with the army man ... Read more...

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Ex-soldier turns 100, gifts hospital to village

May 13th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Dudawas (Rajasthan), May 13 (IANS) Rao Kabool Singh, a World War-II veteran from Rajasthan who has turned 100, Sunday gifted a 15-bedded hospital to this remote village in Jaipur district.Kabool ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Nepal Maoists ’sacrifice’ own children for self interest

July 22nd, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 22 (IANS) Ninth-grader Sadhana Limbu was expecting to return to her school in Nepal's tea garden district of Jhapa next week after spending a brief vacation with her ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Lapse in security at Ramlila Ground

June 4th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Even as Delhi Police Saturday claimed that they were keeping a "close watch" on the Ramlila Ground, where yoga guru Baba Ramdev is on a ... Read more...

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New substance to make passports fraud-proof

May 19th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) Your passport can now be protected from fraudsters. Scientists here have developed a new substance that can be used to prevent forging of passports and ... Read more...

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78 migrants hidden in trailer intercepted in Mexico

April 13th, 2011 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
San Cristobal de las Casas (Mexico), April 13 (IANS/EFE) Mexican police intercepted 78 Central American migrants who were travelling beneath the false bottom panel of a trailer in the southeastern ... Read more...

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Former Indoneisan Health Minister questioned in corruption case

February 22nd, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Indonesia's former Health Minister Siti Fadilah Supari on Monday was questioned in a corruption case involving Rp 500 million ($56,500) in traveler's checks related to the alleged ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

219 migrants rescued from truck in Mexico

January 28th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
San Cristobal de las Casas (Mexico), Jan 28 (IANS/EFE) As many as 219 undocumented immigrants were found inside a trailer in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas when the vehicle passed through ... Read more...

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Controversial pat down at US airport leaves 3-yr-old girl sobbing

November 18th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): The national outcry over intrusive body searches at American airports has intensified after security staff are caught on camera searching a crying three-year-old girl.Mandy Simon is seen sobbing ... Read more...

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Elephant hit by train, rescued in Uttarkhand

October 28th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Vipul GoelHaldwani, Oct.28 (ANI): A rescue operation on a wild elephant was carried out successfully in Tanda Range forest in Uttarakhand.A team of veterinary doctors from the G. B. Pant University ... Read more...

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Dubai Customs seize 3 kg opium hidden in toys

September 5th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 5 (IANS/WAM) Dubai Customs have seized three kilograms of opium hidden inside four wooden toys from a plane bound for Europe, it was announced Sunday. A customs inspector found "some lumpiness" ... Read more...

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Australian women’s jail to have full-body scanner

August 16th, 2010 - 10:28 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 16 (IANS) A high-security women's prison in Australia will have a full-body scanner for checking visitors and inmates in order to stop infiltration of drugs and weapons inside the jail. The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Man Arrested With Titi Monkeys In Pockets

July 20th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Mexico City, July 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man was arrested in the airport of Mexico City yesterday with the police charging him of hiding titi monkeys under his clothes. According ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Fire breaks out at Ahmedabad’s VS Hospital

April 10th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Apr 10 (ANI): The X-Ray laboratory and the adjoining rooms of the VS Hospital in Ahmedabad were damaged on Saturday, after a fire broke out inside the hospital premises.At least six ... Read more...

Posted in National |

The iPad can remain in the bag for airport security screenings

April 8th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Unlike conventional laptops, Appleā€™s iPad will not be pulled out from bags and kept in trays for conducting a defense-related check. The Transportation ... Read more...

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Heathrow `naked’ image row: woman plans legal action

March 25th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 25 (IANS) A 29-year-old airport security worker plans to take legal action after a colleague passed a lewd remark on her `nude' image when she mistakenly walked into an X-ray ... Read more...

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Two Air India employees suspended for molesting nine-year-old at Kolkata Airport

March 2nd, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Mar. 2 (ANI): National carrier Air India has suspended two of its employees after they were charged with molesting a nine9-year-old at Kolkata Airport on Tuesday.According to a private television ... Read more...

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Chinese scientists solving mystery of acupuncture through light beams

February 2nd, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 2 (IANS) Scientists in China claimed to have found a breakthrough in acupuncture therapy which would help detect cancer and brain tumours in patients at an early stage through a ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Netherlands to introduce full-body scanners at airports

December 30th, 2009 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, Dec 30 (DPA) The Netherlands plans to require full-body scanners as soon as possible for US-bound passengers travelling from Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport, reports said Wednesday. Dutch Justice Minister Ernst Hirsch Ballin told ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Time to beef up air security: US expert

December 26th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 26 (IANS) While it is unclear how a man smuggled a small explosive device aboard a Northwest Airlines plane and set it off, an airline security expert said Saturday the ... Read more...

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Vietnamese man sleeps beside wife’s bones for five years

December 1st, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hanoi, Dec 1 (DPA) A man who encased his wife's skeleton in a plaster statue and kept it in bed beside him for five years has been ordered to bury the remains, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

UK airport to reconsider x-ray machine trials over fears of child pornography law breach

October 16th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.16 (ANI): Britain's Manchester Airport has been forced to reconsider trials of its new revealing x-ray machine over fears the images could breach child pornography laws.Manchester Airport began the year-long trial ... Read more...

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Now, ‘naked scanners’ to beef up airport security

October 13th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 13(ANI): In an initiative to enable airport security staff in the UK to beef up security, a human X-ray machine has been introduced at Manchester Airport that can instantly spot ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Qaeda ’s ‘Butt Bomb’ tactic spooks American security experts

October 1st, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.1 (ANI): A new al Qaeda terror technique called the "Butt Bomb" has spooked American security experts.A suicide bomber recently put himself next to a member of the Saudi royal family, ... Read more...

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Six inch serrated knife cleared by airport security but not bottled water!

June 11th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): A plane passenger was able to take a six-inch serrated knife past airport security but was stopped before boarding for carrying a bottle of water.Adrian Elvy, who was ... Read more...

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Trivitron to set up medical equipment park in Pune

April 25th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 25 (IANS) Medical equipment marketing and manufacturing firm Trivitron Healthcare Ltd is planning to set up a medical equipment park in Pune, a top official said. "It will be ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Powerful x-rays may reveal secrets of ‘dinobird’ fossil

February 23rd, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) About 150 million years ago, an evolutionarily hybrid creature, a dinosaur metamorphosing into a bird, died in what is now Germany, and become fossilised in limestone. About 150 years ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Microscope that enables 3-D visualization of cells may revolutionise cancer detection

February 10th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 10 (ANI): U.S. researchers at the University of Washington have announced the development of a new kind of microscope that can help visualize cells in three dimensions, an advance ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vladimir Putins a diehard Abba fan

February 6th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 6 (ANI): Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is such huge fan of Abba that he actually called the band to his homeland for a private concert.Putin was seen dancing ... Read more...

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First Indian digital X-Ray to hit market mid-2009

January 5th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 5 (IANS) The $17-billion healthcare equipment maker GE Healthcare Monday announced here the launch of India's first fully digital X-Ray system."GE Healthcare's Tejas DR-F is going to be India's first ... Read more...

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Man fined $30 for trying to show girlfriend his heart via X-ray

December 9th, 2008 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 9 (ANI): A love-struck man was fined 30 dollars after he was caught trying to sneak into an explosive detection X-ray machine to show his heart to her ... Read more...

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Just dial 108 for a mobile medical service in Assam

December 4th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Vaschipem Kamondang Jorhat (Assam), Dec.4 (ANI): People in Assam can now hope to get a fast medical help during emergency since a special toll-free mobile medical emergency service has been made ... Read more...

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Iran claims West tried to poison Ahmadinejad through radiation in Rome

July 8th, 2008 - 8:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): Iran''s Ambassador to Italy, Abolfazl Zohrehvand, has claimed that Western agents attempted to assassinate President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad using radiation poisoning during a trip to Rome. The official ... Read more...

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India gets first medical equipment manufacturing park

May 19th, 2008 - 7:26 pm ICT by admin
Sriperumbudur (Tamil Nadu), May 19 (IANS) India Monday got its first high-end medical technology park here as the diagnostic and clinical equipment major Trivitron group joined hands with foreign collaborators to manufacture ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mobile hospitals carry smiles to rural India

April 7th, 2008 - 10:06 am ICT by admin
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) If they can't come to us, let us go to them. Armed with this ideology, a mobile hospital with all amenities for basic health care ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |