New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Imagine a situation where an accident takes place and the victim is lying on the road, bleeding profusely. Instead of waiting for the police to take the injured person to hospital, losing in the process precious time, a number is dialled and an ambulance arrives, fully equipped to provide immediate medical and trauma care while taking the person to hospital.
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 10:09:11 AM
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) D.P. Chattopadhyaya, founding chairman of the Indian Council of Philosophical Research, has been honoured with the Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian honour, while management guru C.K. Prahlad, economist Isher Judge Ahluwalia and historian Ramachandra Guha are among the Padma Bhushan recepeints this year.
Monday, January 26, 2009 12:39:40 AM
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) Noted management guru C.K. Prahlad and Khalid Hameed, a member of Britain's House of Lords, are among the nine NRIs/PIOs to be conferred with the Padma series of civilian awards in the Republic Day honours list.
Monday, January 26, 2009 12:27:23 AM
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 24 (IANS) The first Air India Express flight from Thiruvanathapuram to Kuwait took off from the airport here Saturday evening.
Saturday, January 24, 2009 8:25:27 PM
Hyderabad, Jan 20 (IANS) The body of Akshay Vishal, a techie who was shot dead in Arkansas last week, was flown in here Tuesday from the United States.
Tuesday, January 20, 2009 5:31:27 PM
Chandigarh, Jan 17 (IANS) Despite the presence of more Indian origin members in the Canadian parliament compared to the Chinese, the Indians hold less clout, feels Punjab-born MP Ujjal Dosanjh.
Saturday, January 17, 2009 3:51:02 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 17 (IANS) Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac Saturday said the state is soon going to feel the heat of the economic slowdown as remittances from abroad are certain to fall in the coming months.
Saturday, January 17, 2009 3:44:53 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 15 (IANS) Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan Thursday announced that he would travel to Dubai February end to inaugurate the collection to a welfare fund being set up for the diaspora.
Thursday, January 15, 2009 8:00:36 PM
Hyderabad, Jan 11 (IANS) Once in the list of the richest Indians, disgraced founder and former chairman of Satyam Computers B. Ramalinga Raju and his brother B. Rama Raju spent Saturday night in the Chanchalguda jail and slept on the floor along with 26 other prisoners accused of petty crimes like theft.
Sunday, January 11, 2009 11:09:01 AM
Chennai, Jan 10 (IANS) Two years ago, Parmanathan 'Prema' Naidoo stood in the doorway of the cell at the Fort in Johannesburg, now the premises of the Constitutional Court in a democratic South Africa, and recalled the torture he had undergone as an apartheid-era prisoner in the same jail where young lawyer Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi had been imprisoned almost a century earlier and later Nelson Mandela as well.
Saturday, January 10, 2009 12:39:22 PM
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