The Supreme Court Monday commuted the death sentence of 1993 terror convict Devenderpal Singh Bhullar to life imprisonment on the grounds of inordinate delay in deciding his mercy petition and that he suffered from Schizophrenia. The apex court bench of Chief Justice P. Sathasivam, Justice R.M. Lodha, Justice H.L. Dattu and Justice S.J. Mukhopadhaya while commuting the death sentence to life …
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A private gathering hosted by Dr.Panda and team of Mumbai's Asian heart institute had an unexpected surprise in store.   Akshay Kumar, king of hearts and personal friend of Dr.Panda made a surprise appearance to the audience to launch the emergency hotline number to reach Asian Heart Institute in terms of an emergency. This is especially created for the 200000 unique patients that …
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The heel is the largest and the most important bone among the 26 bones present in your foot. It supports your entire body weight while you walk and at the same time acts like an insulator to absorb the impact of hitting the ground while performing rigorous activities like running. An interesting fact - when you walk the stress impact on your foot is 1 ¼ times your body weight which increases to …
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When you quit cigarettes, you might experience some physical changes in your body which will make the task tough. However, most people give in and break not due to these physical changes, but due to the many thoughts that pop up in their mind while they are attempting to quit. These thoughts are often irrational and need to be silenced through logic and patience. 1.  If I have just one …
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Dipti was a 32 year old marketing manager, who often felt stressed out due to work pressure. In addition to her increasing work load, she was also trying hard to cope up with her personal life after the death of her father. She avoided meeting people because she used to fear, feel dizzy and breathless on a lot of occasions. One fine day at work she suddenly felt weak and nauseous. She felt sharp …
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Chaas or buttermilk is a common drink in most Indian households. Made of watered down curd and spices like pepper, jeera, ginger, kadi patta, coriander leaves, salt and green chillies, this drink is most commonly had right after a meal. But this is not the only time you can enjoy it. Drinking it right after a long hot day in the sun is a great way to combat dehydration and fatigue. Thought of a …
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A new study has found that people who were overweight as teenagers are not experiencing the same gains of today's increased life expectancy rate like their slim counterparts. One of the study's authors, Amir Tirosh, of the Division of Endocrinology at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, said that in studying the rate of death among adults younger than age 50, they found that there was no …
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All polling stations for the Lok Sabha election in Bihar have been declared no-smoking zones, an official said Sunday. Additional Chief Electoral Officer R. Lakshmanan said the decision has been taken under Section 4 of the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act. He said it will create more awareness about not smoking. 'A directive in this regard has been issued to all district electoral …
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Ailing seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher's wife is reportedly building a 10 million pound medical suite at their home by Lake Geneva in Switzerland so that he can undergo treatment at home. (Key events since Schumacher's ski accident) Corinna Schumacher is using the family's 500 million pound fortune to build a suite equipped with high-tech medical facilities at their mansion, …
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The simplest task of swallowing food was perhaps the biggest challenge for 40-year-old Isam. The Iraqi citizen suffered from a rare disorder called dysphagia lusoria, that made swallowing food difficult for him.Seeking to remedy the life-threatening complication, Isam Abdul Hussein Faisal consulted a number of doctors in his country but to no avail. Then came a glimmer of hope when one of the …
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Think beyond organ donation and get ready to donate your voice to someone who is unable to speak. Professor Rupal Patel from the Northwestern University and Tim Bunnel from the Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children have created a new technology called VocaliD that can build synthetic voices using whatever vocal sounds a patient can produce. These are then put together with a voice from …
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Taking a giant leap in tissue engineering from organ repair to organ creation, a researcher has designed a 'mini heart' to help return blood flow from veins lacking functional valves. 'We can make a new heart outside of one's own heart,' said lead researcher Narine Sarvazyan, a professor of pharmacology and physiology at the George Washington University. A rhythmically contracting cuff made of …
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