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Prince Louis, Princess Charlotte captured together in home photos

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 09:36

London, May 6 (IANS) Photographs of Prince Louis' first days at home have been released by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, including an image of the new royal baby being kissed by his older sister Princess Charlotte, the media reported on Sunday.

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Computerised test can improve ADHD diagnoses: Study

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 18:16

London, May 5 (IANS) Adding a computerised test of attention and activity to standard care can reduce the time needed to make a diagnostic decision on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a study says.

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Indian researchers identify molecule that could combat chikungunya

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 18:14

Roorkee, May 4 (IANS) Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology-Roorkee have identified a molecule that exhibits antiviral activity against the chikungunya virus, raising hopes of finding a new way to combat the mosquito-borne viral disease.

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132-pound ovarian tumour removed from US woman

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 10:52

Washington, May 4 (IANS) A 132-pound ovarian tumour, measuring almost three feet, was removed from a 38-year-old woman from US' Connecticut this year, said doctors involved in the case.

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Two Maharashtra railway stations adjudged 'most beautiful'

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 21:12

Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) Decorated with paintings, murals and sculptures of tigers, local jungles and other wildlife, Chandrapur and Ballarshah stations in the Nagpur Division of Central Railway have been adjudged "Most Beautiful Station" on Indian Railways, an official said on Thursday.

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Examining 'fear of guilt' may improve OCD treatment

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 16:26

Toronto, May 3 (IANS) Examining the levels of "fear of guilt" feeling in a patient with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) may help doctors treat him or her better, says a study.

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AI beats experts in detecting cause of blindness in babies

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 13:52

New York, May 3 (IANS) An algorithm that uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) can automatically and more accurately diagnose a potentially devastating cause of childhood blindness than some expert physicians, says a study.

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Vietnam hit by kidney shortage for transplants

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 11:26

Hanoi, May 3 (IANS) Vietnam, which has more than five million patients with kidney failure, is facing an acute shortage of the organ for transplantation, a media report said on Thursday.

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Canadian MP dies at parliamentary office

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 06:56

Ottawa, May 3 (IANS) Canadian Member of Parliament Gord Brown died suddenly after apparently suffering a fatal heart attack in his Parliament Hill office on Wednesday.

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Woman flies from UK to India on husband's passport

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 17:46

London, May 2 (IANS) In a bizarre incident, a woman flew on an Emirates flight from Manchester to New Delhi on her husband's passport, without the error being noticed by the airport or the flight authorities.

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Cabinet nod for 100-bed hospital in Delhi

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 15:54

New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the construction of a 100-bed hospital in the city at an estimated cost of Rs 95 crore.

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