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Rural development ministry offers to fund bio-toilets for railway coaches


July 25th, 2012 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Tuesday offered to equip all new railways coaches with bio-toilets built by Defence Research and Development Organisation and share half ... Read more...

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Red Ribbon Express launched


January 12th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) The Red Ribbon Express train, which will ply across the country spreading awareness about HIV among the people, was flagged off Thursday from here.The launch ... Read more...

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Launch of Red Ribbon Express’ third phase Thursday


January 11th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The third phase of the Red Ribbon Express, a special train which travels across the country to spread awareness on HIV/AIDS, will be launched Thursday ... Read more...

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‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ is best Christmas movie


December 25th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 25 (IANS) The classic movie "It's A Wonderful Life" has topped a poll of the best Christmas films of all time.The 1946 drama, starring James Stewart and Donna ... Read more...

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No Red Ribbon Express in Delhi on World AIDS Day


December 1st, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) In a departure from tradition, the Red Ribbon Express, a special train which travels across the country to spread awareness on HIV/AIDS, gave the capital ... Read more...

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Spreading AIDS awareness through music


October 15th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Dimapur (Nagaland), Oct 15 (IANS) Appealing to youths to be careful about diseases like AIDS and asking them to stay away from drugs, well-known musician Vishwa Mohan Bhatt Saturday said ... Read more...

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Karina Smirnoff is thrilled to show off toned physique in Playboy


April 14th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 14 (ANI): Ukrainian/American professional ballroom dancer Karina Smirnoff has said that she is thrilled to have been given the chance to show off her toned physique in Playboy magazine.Smirnoff, 33, ... Read more...

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Focus on states with low AIDS prevalence, high vulnerability: Azad (Second Lead)


December 2nd, 2010 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) As World AIDS Day was observed Dec 1, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad called for focusing, under the National AIDS Control Programme (NACP), on states with low ... Read more...

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Third Red Ribbon Express to spread AIDS awareness planned (Lead)


December 1st, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) The second Red Ribbon Express, after criss-crossing the country, concluded its AIDS awareness journey in the capital Wednesday to mark World AIDS Day. The government said it ... Read more...

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This AIDS day, talk of universal access and human rights (Dec 1 is World AIDS Day)


December 1st, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) With 'universal access and human rights' the theme for World AIDS Day this year, the focus of the Indian government is on increasing diagnosis and treatment ... Read more...

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School students spread AIDS awareness in Rajkot


November 30th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0 Rajkot, Nov.30 (ANI): Students participated in a campaign on the eve of 'World AIDS Day' to spread awareness about the deadly disease here today.Students also choreographed ... Read more...

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Delhi to launch AIDS awareness campaign in slum areas Dec 1


November 29th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Delhi Health Minister Kiran Walia Monday said an awareness campaign about AIDS will be launched in the capital's slum areas from Dec 1.Elaborating on the plans ... Read more...

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Red Ribbon Express arrives in Delhi


November 29th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) The Red Ribbon Express arrived in the capital Monday, a year after its journey around the country to spread awareness about AIDS and other diseases.Delhi Health Minister ... Read more...

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Cricketers to sport red ribbons on World AIDS Day


November 29th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Leading international cricket players will be sporting red ribbons in their upcoming matches to mark World AIDS Day (Dec 1) and to support those living with ... Read more...

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Red Ribbon Express in Delhi to spread AIDS awareness


November 28th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The Red Ribbon Express, a train for spreading AIDS awareness, will be in the capital Nov 29-Dec 1.The eight-coach train, with both doctors and volunteers, will ... Read more...

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Robert Redford Conferred The Knight Of The Legion Of Honor By French President


October 15th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Robert Redford added another feather on his cap on Thursday at the 74 year old actor received the highest honors of France - the Legion ... Read more...

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Condoms, sex issues taboo no more at Jamia Millia (Feature)


September 14th, 2010 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Not so long ago, the mere mention of the word "sex" would raise eyebrows and spark a debate in Jamia Millia Islamia, recall old-timers at ... Read more...

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Lakhs counselled on AIDS, says Azad


August 25th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) A total of 143 lakh people have been counselled on HIV/AIDS, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Wednesday. The minister was speaking at a meeting of the Parliamentary ... Read more...

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Red Ribbon Express: On track to good health


July 15th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by admin
By Anjali Singh - Citizen News Service (CNS)It's called the express of hope. After completing a successful run through 100 districts in the state of Tamil Nadu educating and sensitizing over ... Read more...

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HIV/AIDS cases on the rise in Assam


June 11th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 11 (IANS) Assam has shown a quantum jump in the number of people living with HIV/AIDS, although the state is not yet categorised as a high risk region. As per latest ... Read more...

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Death of a dream in Nepal


May 28th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 28 (IANS) Protests and scathing criticism of the major political parties began to mount in Nepal Friday after the dream of a new constitution shattered and a unprecedented ... Read more...

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Kerala has over 55,000 HIV infected


February 20th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 20 (IANS) A total of 55,167 people in Kerala have been infected by HIV/AIDS, according to the Kerala State Aids Control Society (KSACS). Addressing reporters here, Health Secretary Manoj Joshi said ... Read more...

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Gowda again mouths profanity, advocates wish he gets well soon


February 5th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 5 (IANS) Advocates here Friday wished former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda 'gets well soon', a day after he used abusive language against Advocate General Ashok Haranahalli for the second ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bigg Boss Season 3 -Synopsis EP-44/ DAY-58


December 2nd, 2009 - 10:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kissa "Satta' KaPower is synonymous with dispute. The best example for this would be the latest task in the bigg boss house "Satta' which has already created a huge rift between ... Read more...

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Red Ribbon Express to create awareness on swine flu


December 2nd, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Red Ribbon Express which has started its AIDS awareness journey has a special mandate this time - it will also mobilise mass awareness about swine flu, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Today is World AIDS Day 2009


December 1st, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Baltimore, Dec 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The historic World AIDS Day, is today, i.e. on December 1 each year. It is exclusively dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by ... Read more...

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Red Ribbon Symbolizing World AIDS Day 2009 Adorns White House


December 1st, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.01, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The World AIDS day is being observed in the White house as a red ribbon which symbolizes solidarity with people infected with the virus has been adorning ... Read more...

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Good news on AIDS front, new infections down by over 100,000


December 1st, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) India had reassuring news on the HIV/AIDS front on World AIDS Day Tuesday. The number of HIV positive people in the country had declined by 400,000 ... Read more...

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Red Ribbon Express on an AIDS awareness journey


December 1st, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Congress chief Sonia Gandhi Tuesday flagged off an AIDS awareness train that take information about the disease to 10,000 villages in 141 districts across the country ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi flags off Red Ribbon Express on World AIDS Day


December 1st, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 1 (ANI): UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi today flagged off the Red Ribbon Express, which will travel across the country carrying HIV/AIDS prevention messages.Addressing the gathering, Gandhi said information ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi to flag off AIDS awareness train Tuesday


November 29th, 2009 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) United Progressive Alliance chief Sonia Gandhi will flag off a special AIDS awareness train - the Red Ribbon Express - from Delhi Dec 1, the World ... Read more...

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Obamas’ sartorially match colours for White House envoys reception


July 28th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): A reception for ambassadors held in the Grand Foyer of The White House Monday night saw the Obamas' exhibiting a united front, both philosophically and sartorially, reports ... Read more...

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Shabana Azmi inaugurates the first showroom of Golecha Jewels in Mumbai


July 1st, 2009 - 2:29 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
28th June 2009 Mumbai: Jewellery is an integral part of a woman's wardrobe. Every woman dreams of having the best jewels in her collection. Keeping this in mind, Golecha Jewels unveils ... Read more...

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Obama comes calling at the White House at the door of history


January 20th, 2009 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Knocking at the door of history, Barack Obama came calling at the White House to meet with outgoing President George Bush, as hundreds of thousands gathered at the ... Read more...

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Red Ribbon Express tour ends, but long road ahead to curb AIDS


December 2nd, 2008 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) The Red Ribbon Express, a special train that has spread awareness among people about AIDS for over a year, concluded its journey here Monday after traversing 27,000 ... Read more...

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