Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 16 (IANS) The Kerala branch of the Indian Medical Association (IMA) Sunday announced that it would train and sensitise nearly 3,000 private hospitals and 20,000 doctors in the state to tackle swine flu cases to help reduce the rush of patients at the government health facilities.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 4:10:02 PM
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) India's arms imports are expected to touch $30 billion by 2012 even as the domestic defence market is poised to grow to $700 million in five years, according to an industry lobby report.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 3:51:11 PM
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) India has cleared an installment of $122 million to Russia to ensure that the modification work on aircraft carrier Gorshkov, also known as Vikramaditya, continues till a settlement on the final price is reached.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 3:50:40 PM
Shimla, Aug 16 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh is set to impose a total ban on the use of plastic bags from Oct 2, state Environment Minister J.P. Nadda said Sunday.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 3:48:44 PM
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday exhorted the judiciary 'to wipe every tear of every waiting litigant' by eliminating the scourge of a huge backlog of cases - the largest in the world.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 3:45:03 PM
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has convened an internal security meeting of chief ministers here Monday, with a concerted strategy to defeat Maoist rebels, the state of coastal security, border management and modernisation of police forces top on the agenda.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 3:44:47 PM
Shillong/Aizawl, Aug 16 (IANS) Six more people, including an army soldier and a paramilitary trooper, have tested positive for swine flu in Meghalaya and Mizoram, taking the total number of influenza A (H1N1) cases in the northeastern states to nine, officials said Sunday.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 3:44:37 PM
Siliguri (West Bengal), Aug 16 (IANS) Three of a family and two others died following landslides in the hilly Kurseong sub-division of Darjeeling district in West Bengal Sunday. More casualties are feared, an official said.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 3:16:26 PM
Hyderabad, Aug 16 (IANS) China's Lin Dan scripted history by becoming the first badminton player to win a hat-trick of World Championships title here Sunday.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 3:16:21 PM
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Indian security forces will soon have a new weapon to take on insurgents or rioters -- a chilli bomb.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 3:05:11 PM
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