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Telangana: 34-year-old man hacked to death by relative 25.6.2019

Gadwal: A 34-year-old man was allegedly beheaded in broad daylight by his relative on Tuesday.

According to police, the deceased, identified as C Raju, was designated as village resource assistant after the death of his father.

"Accused Chinna Venkatanna had asked Raju to leave the job as he wanted to replace him. After Raju rejected his proposal, Chinna hacked him to death in Ryalampadu village within the limits of Dhuroor police station," the police said.

A case has been registered under section 302 (murder) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). The body was shifted to the local government hospital for postmortem.

Meet Samaira Sandhu - An epitome of success to all women who dream big 25.6.2019
Mumbai: The story of Samaira Sandhu is Samaira Sandhu is one of endurance, spirit and persistent hard work. From the humble beginnings of small-town upbringing, this beautiful belle of the north rose from nothing to what she is today, a brand in herself. It was with a sheer stroke of destiny and passion for beauty and aesthetics that turned this nutrition and dietetics major into a makeup professional she is today. After graduating from Kryolan Academy in Berlin, which prepared this young protégé into a full-fledged beauty career aspirant, Samaira returned home to start work as a Pan India Trainer for the renowned makeup brand. After two years of honing her skills, Samaira made the career highlighting switch to MAC Cosmetics where, in the next two years, she got the grasp of what women desire, what they expect and how it is the job of a makeup professional to help them envision their beauty. The two years in MAC, followed by a year's stint with Lancome helped Samaira prepare the ...
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US, Bangla firms keen to invest in Meghalaya health sector 25.6.2019 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Different consultancies from   USA and Bangladesh on Tuesday met the Health and Family Welfare Minister, AL Hek here expressing their keenness to invest in the health sector of the state. The delegation comprised of Philip Loh, Interworld, USA, Simura Industrial & Mercantile company, Bangladesh and others. Speaking to media persons after the meeting, Hek said […]
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Meghalaya House panel on environment to inspect hospitals, rivers, industrial sites 25.6.2019 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG:Chairman S K Sunn, of theCommittee on Environment of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly said the committee would visit important rivers, industrials sites, hospitals to check if standard environmental procedures are met. Speaking to reporters on Tuesday, he said the committee has chalked out a plant to visit two important rivers- Simsang and Ganol, Umiam Industrial […]
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5 soldiers killed in accident in Sri Lanka 25.6.2019

Colombo: A speeding train collided with an army truck in Sri Lanka's Kilinochchi district on Tuesday, killing at least five soldiers and injuring two others.

The accident occurred when the train, travelling from capital Colombo to Jaffna, collided with the truck at a railway crossing in between Kilinochchi and Murukkandi train stations in the Northern Province.

 At least five army soldiers were killed while another 2 were wounded, Colombo Page reported.

Army Spokesman Brigadier Sumith Atapattu said the injured soldiers were rushed to Kilinochchi hospital and one of the wounded was in critical condition.

At the time of accident, seven army personnel were inside the truck, Atapattu added. An investigation has been launched into the accident.

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Rs 13,343 cr budget approved for vaccination of animals by Cabinet 25.6.2019

New Delhi: The Centre has approved Rs 13,343 crore for the National Animal Disease Control Programme for Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) and Brucellosis for the next five years.

Minister of State for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Sanjeev Kumar Balyan, gave the information in a written reply in Lok Sabha on Tuesday.

The amount of Rs 2683 crore is proposed for the Financial Year 2019-20.

FMD control programme envisages 100 per cent vaccination coverage of cattle, buffaloes, sheep, goats, and pigs at six months interval in the entire country.

Further, animals will be identified using unique animal identification ear tags. The programme also includes de-worming of the targeted population of livestock twice a year as one of its activities.

Under the Brucellosis control programme, 100 per cent vaccination coverage of female cattle and buffalo calves (4-8 months of age) is done once in a lifetime.

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Probe begins to solve Muzaffarpur skeleton mystery 25.6.2019 The Asian Age | Home
Human skeletal remains were found near garbage dump close to post-mortem section of the state-run SKMCH.
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Probe begins to solve Muzaffarpur skeleton mystery 25.6.2019
Muzaffarpur: A three-member, on Tuesday, the committee started investigating the skeletal remains found near Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) in Bihar"s Muzaffarpur where patients diagnosed with acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) are being treated. Human skeletal remains were found near garbage dump close to post-mortem section of the state-run SKMCH last Saturday. The hospital was in the news as 140 children have died in this month due to AES. The panel was formed by the district magistrate Alok Ranjan Ghosh on Monday and supposed to file its report within three days. "The skeletons seem to be very old and it would be premature to arrive at any conclusion so early," Hindustan Times quoted the deputy development commissioner (DDC) of Muzaffarpur Ujjwal Kumar, the committee"s head. The human skeletons have created a lot of fuss after the deaths of children causes of which remain unknown. The hospital"s investigation team along with policemen had visited the ...
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Malnutrition among children in India remains high : WFP 25.6.2019 Central Chronicle
Agencies, Geneva The United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP) said on Tuesday that malnutrition amongst children in India remained high despite progress made in food security and if current trends continued, 31 per cent of children would be stunted in 2022. During UN Geneva regular press briefing on Tuesday, Herve Verhoosel, senior spokesperson for the […]
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Augusta Westland case : SC asks Rajiv Saxena for guarantor 25.6.2019 Central Chronicle
Agencies, New Delhi Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the accused-turned-approver in the Augusta Westland case Rajiv Saxena to apprise it by Wednesday as to who would stand surety for him, if he would be allowed to travel abroad on health grounds. Saxena had pleaded to the Apex Court to allow him to travel abroad citing […]
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Advanced test machines installed at Muzaffarpur's SKMCH: hospital official 25.6.2019
Muzaffarpur: Government has taken an initiative for the betterment of government-led Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) hospital by installing portable digital X-ray machines and other advanced test machines, said Superintendent Sunil Kumar Shahi on Tuesday. "Earlier we had usual X-ray machines, but now the government has installed portable digital machines. Also, along with portable ultra-sound machines, advanced blood sample examine machines have been installed for the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)" Shahi told ANI. The number of patients admitted with Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) has also reduced since past few days and it will reduce further after monsoon arrives in Muzaffarpur, added Shahi. He also claimed that the recovery rate is improving as parents are bringing their children early. The toll due to AES epidemic has reached 131 in Muzaffarpur district in Bihar. The death was reported from Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) which is handling the ...
Muzaffarpur doctors gather funds to hire security personnel 25.6.2019
Muzaffarpur: Few doctors in Muzaffarpur clinics have pooled in money to hire Quick Response Team (QRT) for their security, weeks after a junior doctor was attacked by the family of a patient in Kolkata. "We train our QRT personnel thoroughly; they are trained in controlling any conflicting situation that might take place in and around the hospital. Our team keeps a stern vigil in and around the hospital vicinity and resolve quarrels or any conflicting situation if it occurs" QRT personnel Subedar told ANI. The QRT works for the safety and security of the public and now professional doctors in Muzaffarpur. If any quarrel takes place, the entire force rushes towards the concerned hospital immediately after receiving information. While private hospitals have their own security arrangements, doctors working in small clinics in Muzaffarpur have hired QRT personnel to safeguard themselves. Doctors staged a pan-India protest earlier this month in solidarity with the Kolkata doctors who had been ...
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Kerala best state on health parameters, UP ranks worst: NITI Aayog report 25.6.2019
New Delhi: Kerala has occupied the top slot in terms of health performance among large states followed by Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra, whereas Uttar Pradesh and Bihar remained at the bottom, according to the NITI Aayog's second round of Health Index. The ranking was done under three categories -- larger states, smaller states and Union territories (UTs) -- to ensure comparison among similar entities. Gujarat, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh stood at fourth, fifth and sixth spots, according to the report, titled ''Healthy States, Progressive India: Report on Rank of States and UTs''. Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Odisha were among the worst-performing states on the index. In terms of annual incremental performance among the larger states, Haryana, Rajasthan and Jharkhand are the top-three states. The second round of the Health Index took into account the period 2015-16 (base year) to 2017-18 (reference year). The Index is a composite score incorporating 23 indicators covering key aspects of ...
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Shabana Azmi and Shefali Shah to work together in medical-thriller; details inside 25.6.2019
Mumbai: After working in Aparna Sen"s National Award-winning 15 Park Avenue, the actresses are gearing up to feature in a show that draws from real-life occurrences in hospitals. Interestingly, Vipul Shah wanted to take this subject on the silver screen but its interesting storyline made Vipul Shah opt for Television or OTT platform. A source shares, "Vipul Shah felt that the content was so relevant and interesting that it would not fit well in a two and a half hour film. Then he decided to create a show that could go either on the TV or on the OTT platform which would do justice to the subject". After featuring in Aparna Sen"s National Award-winning 2005 directorial "15 Park Avenue", Shabana Azmi and Shefali Shah are reuniting for an interesting a medical-thriller which will be released most likely on the digital space. However, the platform is not yet decided. "Shefali is playing a doctor while Shabana will be essaying the role of her boss and owner of the ...
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Rajasthan: One-year-old dies of choking, parents blame each other for infant's muder 25.6.2019
Jaipur: In a mystery incident a one-year-old boy was found dead at his home in Pali district of Rajasthan. Parents of the infant not only accused each other of murdering the baby boy over a martial conflict but also registered an FIR against each other, according to Hindustan Times reports. The father of infant Devendra Singhadiya said in the complaint that he was out for Sunday's morning walk, but reaching home, he found that their one-year-old boy was not breathing while lying on a bed. He also stated in an FIR that it took his wife Maya more than usual time to open the door. After seeing his son in an unstable condition, Singhadiya immediately took the boy to a hospital, where doctors declared him 'brought dead', according to the FIR. Moreover, by evening 36-year-old Maya also charged his husband Devendra of killing the infant and registered a police complaint against him. Devendra, a 40-year-old engineer, married to Maya two years ago. "Prima facie, it appears that Granth was ...
Manipur CM inaugurates police station to check migrants 25.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Manipur CM inaugurates police station to check migrants
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4 killed, 4 others injured in Manipur mishap 25.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
4 killed, 4 others injured in Manipur mishap
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Free dialysis centre opened at Bongaigaon Civil Hospital 25.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Free dialysis centre opened at Bongaigaon Civil Hospital
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Liquor baron Mulsingh Rathore shot dead 25.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Liquor baron Mulsingh Rathore shot dead
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6 dead, 43 injured as bus falls into gorge in Jharkhand 25.6.2019 The Asian Age | Home
The bus was heading to Garhwa, about 140 km from state capital Ranchi, from Ambikapur in Chhattisgarh, SP said.
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