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Received Death Threat From Patient’s Drunk Attendant, Claims AIIMS Doctor

New Delhi:  A doctor at the Trauma Centre of Delhi’s prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences was allegedly abused and threatened by the attendant of a patient last night, pushing the doctors to join the nationwide medical strike today.  Only the emergency services will be available at the premier …

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100 Children Die From Encephalitis Outbreak In Bihar’s Muzzafurpur

Patna, Bihar:  The death toll from the Acute Encephalitis Syndrome outbreak in Bihar has risen to 100, with the disease killing 83 children at the Sri Krishna Medical College in Muzzafurpur alone. A further 17 died at the city’s Kejriwal Hospital.  At least 290 more children remain admitted to the …

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100 Children Die Of Encephalitis In Bihar’s Muzaffarpur

Patna, Bihar:  100 children have died of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur in 16 days, with the disease killing 83 children at the Sri Krishna Medical College alone. A further 17 died at the city’s Kejriwal Hospital.  At least 290 more children remain in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Sri Krishna …

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100 Children Die Of Encephalitis In 16 Days In Bihar’s Muzaffarpur

Patna, Bihar:  Hundred children have died due to encephalitis in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur in the last 16 days. Nearly 300 children have been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of a hospital. According to official data, 83 children have died at Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH), while 17 …

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BJP’s Virendra Kumar Sworn In As Protem Speaker Of Lok Sabha

New Delhi:  President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday sworn in seven-term member of Parliament Virendra Kumar as the protem speaker of Lok Sabha. Virendra Kumar will oversee the oath-taking of newly elected Lok Sabha members on Monday and Tuesday. On Wednesday, as soon as a new speaker of the 17th …

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“Forget Numbers, Your Every Word Valuable”: PM Reaches Out To Opposition

Here’s your 10-point cheat sheet to this big story: “When we come to parliament, we should forget about paksh and vipaksh (government and opposition). We should think about issues with a nishpaksh (impartial) spirit and work in the larger interest of the nation,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi said. The opposition …

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“Forget Numbers”: PM Reaches Out To Opposition Before Parliament Session

New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi today underscored the constructive role of the opposition in a healthy democracy as the 17th Lok Sabha was convened today. Speaking to reporters outside the Parliament House, PM Modi said, “Every word of the opposition is valuable… The Opposition need not bother about their …

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PM Modi Posts New Animated Yoga Video, Explains Benefits Of Shalabhasana

New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi this morning tweeted a new animated video of his animated version doing a yoga asana that helps strengthens back. In the video on Shalabhasana, or the Locust pose, PM Modi’s animated version is seen performing the asana as the benefits of the pose are …

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Mamata Banerjee Suggests New Security Measures At Doctors’ Meet: 10 Facts

Here’s your 10-point cheat sheet to this big story: In a letter to the doctors, the Bengal government said two representatives from 14 medical colleges should present themselves at the state secretariat, Nabanna. Later, it confirmed that the media will cover the meeting. The doctors said they would talk to …

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Mamata Banerjee To Meet Striking Doctors Shortly: 10 Points

Here’s your 10-point cheat sheet to this big story: In a letter to the doctors, the Bengal government said two representatives from 14 medical colleges should present themselves at the state secretariat, Nabanna. But there was no mention of any media presence.   The doctors said they would talk to …

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