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Mumbai: 87 inmates of Byculla jail sent to JJ hospital for nausea, diarrhoea 21.7.2018 DNA: Popular News
Eighty-five inmates of Byculla Women's Prison, one male prisoner and a four-month-old boy were admitted to Sir JJ Hospital on Friday morning for vomiting, nausea and diarrhoea. They had been ill since Thursday night. Though the condition of all the patients is said to be stable, they have been shifted to the disaster management ward. Two inmates — one is 24-weeks pregnant and the other, 26 weeks — have been shifted to the gynaecology ward. The baby boy, whose mother is also in hospital, is in the paediatric ward. According to the officers at Byculla jail, some inmates experienced stomachache on Thursday night and began vomiting, and were administered doxycycline. Soon, other inmates began showing the same symptoms. "They did not fall ill due to the antibiotic," Dr Wiquar Shaikh, medicine unit head at Sir JJ Hospital, said. "It looks like an outbreak of a monsoon-related ailment. We have taken their blood, urine, and stool samples and sent it for testing," he added. "It can be due to contaminated water or ...
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Man Stabbed To Death For Passing Indecent Remarks On Woman 21.7.2018 NDTV News - Cities
A 35-year-old e-rickshaw driver was stabbed to death in southeast Delhi's Jaipur area today by two men after he allegedly passed lewd comments about the sister of one of the accused, the police said.
Delhi Girl Found Hanging From Ceiling Fan 21.7.2018 NDTV News - Cities
A 14-year-old girl was found hanging from the ceiling fan at her residence in outer Delhi's Tikri Kalan village today, the police said.
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Swiss, German drugmakers join U.S. price freeze 20.7.2018 Reuters: Money News
European drugmakers Roche, Bayer and Merck KGaA became the latest companies to freeze prices in the United States for the rest of 2018 following criticism by President Donald Trump over the cost of medicine.
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Briton discharged from hospital after Novichok poisoning 20.7.2018 Reuters: World News
Charlie Rowley, one of two Britons poisoned with the nerve agent Novichok last month, was released from hospital on Friday.
Bayer to phase out Essure birth control device in U.S. 20.7.2018 Reuters: World News
Life sciences company Bayer AG said on Friday it would discontinue the sale of its birth control product Essure in the United States, citing a decline in sales of the implantable device that made the business no longer sustainable.
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One Iraqi protester killed in protest at Badr militia branch 20.7.2018 Reuters: World News
A security guard at a branch of one Iraq's most powerful paramilitary groups shot dead a protester on Friday while trying to push back a crowd hurling bricks and stones, police and medical sources said.
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Singapore's worst cyberattack steals personal data of 1.5 million including PM 20.7.2018 Reuters: Top News
Hackers have infiltrated Singapore's government health database in the country's worst breach of personal data, stealing records on 1.5 million patients including the prime minister's own personal drug prescriptions, the government said on Friday.
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Cochin Port signs work order for state-of-the-art Cruise Terminal 20.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
A new Cruise Terminal having facilities to handle 5000 tourists will come up at Ernakulum Wharf of Cochin Port by February 2020.  Cochin Port Trust has issued work order to the contractor today for commencing the construction of the new Cruise Terminal.
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GE beats on EPS, but trims cash flow target, shares fall 20.7.2018 Reuters: Money News
General Electric Co reported a smaller-than-expected drop in profit on Friday, but cut a key financial target, raising questions about its outlook for the year and sending shares sharply lower.
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Job Opportunities At Atomic Energy Education Society For Teacher Post 20.7.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Candidates can apply to the posts at till August 10, 2018.
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Police Constable Run Over By Speeding Mini-Truck In Jharkhand 20.7.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
A police constable was run over and killed by a speeding mini-truck in East Singhbhum district, a police officer said today.
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In Delhi Brawl, Man Dies After Allegedly Being Stabbed Around 6 Times 20.7.2018 NDTV News - Cities
A 28-year-old man was stabbed to death by two unidentified men during an argument in south Delhi, police said on Friday.
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GE beats diminished profit expectations, trims cash flow target 20.7.2018 Reuters: Money News
U.S. industrial conglomerate General Electric Co reported a smaller-than-expected drop in quarterly profit on Friday as weakness in power and renewables energy offset gains in its aviation, oil and gas and healthcare units.
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In Meerut, 3 killed after inhaling toxic fumes in meat processing plant owned by ex-BSP MP's brother 20.7.2018 DNA: Top News
Three people were killed and three others were declared critical after inhaling poisonous gas emanated during cleaning a chamber in a meat processing plant, owned by former BSP MP Shahid Akhlaq’s brother Haji Rashid Akhlaq in Meerut district. The management of the plant reportedly fled from the Jagdambika Hospital when doctors declared the three employees brought dead. Agitated workers held massive demonstrations and jammed the Meerut-Hapur highways for hours. They lifted the jam only when the management announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the victims’ families. District Magistrate, Meerut Anil Dhingra has ordered a probe into the incident, and has directed concerned authorities to register a case against the owner and manager of Al Yasir Meat Processing plant, situated at the Allipur Zizmana village on Hapur Road in Meerut. Those who died after inhaling poisonous gas have been identified as Ajay (26), Yogedra (22) and Guddu (18). Satveer, an employee of the plant told the police that the incident ...
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After Sexual Assault On 5-Year-Old, 2 Women Teachers From Bihar Jailed 20.7.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
A city court today awarded prison terms to two female teachers of a noted school here after holding them guilty of unnatural sexual act with a five-year-old girl student two years ago.
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Eleven dead, five missing, as Missouri storm sinks 'duck boat' 20.7.2018 Reuters: World News
At least 11 people including children drowned after a tourist "duck boat" sank in a storm on a lake in Missouri and authorities were set to resume a search on Friday for five missing.
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Over 80 inmates of Byculla jail complains of vomiting, admitted to JJ Hospital 20.7.2018 Zee News : India National
Around 80 inmates of Byculla Jail have been admitted to JJ Hospital on Friday. The prisoners had complained of vomiting and abdominal pain after which they were taken to the hospital.
Beware! CT Scans Could Up Brain Tumor Risk: 6 Other Risk Factors 20.7.2018 NDTV News - Latest
A new study shows that medical imaging techniques like CT scans can increase the risk of brain tumor. Experts are not quite aware of the exact causes of brain tumor. However, they are aware of the...
78 Women Prisoners Of Mumbai's Byculla Jail Hospitalised 20.7.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
As many as 78 women prisoners of Byculla jail were admitted to the state-run JJ Hospital in Mumbai today after they complained of nausea, vomiting and loose motion, hospital sources said.
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