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Gays and Lesbians can Obtain asylum in US on Grounds of Harassment and Abuse
...g anonymous letters warning him to prepare for his funeral
and burial. He said he repeatedly called the Kosovo police, who shrugged off his complaints. "Kosovo is a society that has been repressed for hundreds of years. Its values are deeply traditional, and the war made people even more intolerant," Zuka ...
India to Monitor Pregnancies to Check Girl Foeticide: Report
...ners. They are also needed to light their parents' funeral
pyres according to Hindu rites. Girls are often viewed as a burden because of the matrimonial dowry demanded by a groom's family. But making it mandatory for women to report their pregnancies is too invasive and may do little to address the problem...
Ujjain Ashram Adopts Eco-friendly Burial Process
... saves wood. I have made a wish of having the same funeral
after my death." Besides, the Sewadham Ashram provides shelter to the destitute. It was founded in 1990 and is home to about 2,500 people, out of which at least 250 are AIDS patients. The needy people are accorded shelter, irrespective of their ...
New Book Gives Gruesome Account of India Girl Killings
...tion, a son is also supposed to light his parents' funeral
pyre. Girls are often viewed as a burden because of the matrimonial dowry demanded by a groom's family. The deep-seated discrimination makes many women more determined to have a boy because they do not want their daughters to suffer the domestic ...
Seven Children Ordered Removed from Squalid Home in Texas
...ouse after the 26-year-old Gloria Ramirez called a funeral
home seeking a casket for the stillborn, 4-month-old fetus she had delivered in the bathtub with help from her oldest child, a 9-year-old girl. The fetus was found in a baby wipe box in the refrigerator, according to court documents. Authorities ar...
Should Doctors Go to Patients Funerals?
...going to their patients funerals. Attending the funeral
of a patient allows the doctor to gain a complete ...te. To many, having a doctor attend a loved ones funeral
validates and emphasises the worth of that person. It also highlights that in most cases our respo...
Newborn Baby Declared Dead by Doctors Found Alive
...Monday. Azmi Masiron, 26, was preparing for the funeral
of his newborn baby girl at home in Kedah state wh... he noticed a movement from the baby placed on the funeral
shroud. The shocked father then called for an ambulance to take the baby back to the Jitra Hospita...
New 'green' Pyre to Cool Planet While Burning India's Dead
...umps . Alarmed by the fuel-intensive nature of the funeral
rites of Hindus who practice open-air cremation us...n the banks of the river Ganges. While attending a funeral
in the northern Indian city, considered holy by Hindus, Agarwal said he saw a poor family struggling...
To Die For: Rolls-Royce and 'green' Coffins at British Funerals
...re cremations and 25 percent burials. And now even funeral
urns are going "green" -- for example, Ecopod say their urn in the shape of an acorn is selling by the thousands....
Body Parts Industry Of U.S Under Investigation
...rges that bones and other tissues were stolen from funeral
home corpses, including that of "Masterpiece Theat... FDA task force's recommendations would not stop funeral
homes from recovering body parts, do not require background checks and certification or immediate in...
British Court Allows Argument in Favour of Open-air Funerals
...nt follows a legal row last year over the open-air funeral
held of a young Indian-born Sikh, Rajpal Mehat, or... should decide on its potential lawfulness." The funeral
of Mehat, who drowned in a canal in Southall, west London, had taken place in a remote field after p...
Bush Senior Undergoes Hip Replacement Surgery
... two days after he delivered a eulogy at the state funeral
of former president Gerald Ford, who died Dec 26 at the age of 93. Source-IANS...
The Controversial Stem Cell Transplant Surgery a Failure, Patient died
...Mrs.Terpstra's body was at the family home and her funeral
would be held in Rotorua on Wednesday....
Cancer patient Dies of Massive Radiation Overdose
...ere "extremely upset" to hear of Lisa's death. Her funeral
is planned for the next week. NLA...
Hundreds of human tissue products been recalled
...for transplant throughout the country! A Raleigh funeral
home director reported on Tuesday that unsterile p...t of Cremation Society of the Carolinas, a Raleigh funeral
home, he was paid $1,000 by Guyett for each of the approximately 60 donors the funeral
BJP Seeks Tougher Laws Against Pre-Natal Sex Tests
...about the tradition that allows a son to light the funeral
pyre of his dead father. "I have made a departure from it and given this right to my daughter," Swaraj said. Also, she spoke at length about tricks used by doctors to covertly announce the sex of unborn babies to their parents. Swaraj, accompanied...
Dead Body on Hospital Bed for Four Days
...ed from heart problems in March 2002. However when funeral
directors came to collect the body following the weekend they found that it had not been placed in a refrigerator. The undertaker who dealt with the body recalled that the body was so badly decomposed it could not be placed in an open coffin. The w...
Demonstrations by staff in medical college against violence by external agencies
...ry patient in the wards from 8 a.m. till 2 p.m, no funeral
processions from the hospital campus and autorickshaws parking on campus disallowed....
What to do with the Dead if a Flu Outbreak Happens?
...perts have foreseen at least an 18-month period of funeral
homes being short-staffed, 24-hour operations of c...onference at Fort Monroe in Virginia in March with funeral
directors, public health experts medical examiners and casket makers. Some of the ideas being consid...
Medicos Of The Calcutta Medical College Join Anti-Reservation Quota Protest
...he West Bengal capital. Students took out a mock funeral
procession of Human Resource Development Minister Arjun Singh, carrying his effigy in a cot to downtown Esplanade area and later setting it ablaze. The students also submitted a memorandum to West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi in Raj Bhavan. ...