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Chicken Fest in Chandigarh To ward off bird flu scare

When there is a general Bird Flu scare in the country,. The city of Chandigarh has grabbed this opportunity and organized a festival of chicken and eggs to ward off this scare.// The festival began at the parade ground on Saturday and continued through Sunday and attracted hundreds of food lo...

The Sale Of Expired Drugs In A Hospital In Chandigarh

The CGHS hospital in Chandigarh has been compromising with the life of its patients and selling expired drugs unscrupulously through its in-house dispensary says a latest report. The criminal operation was brought to light // by a news team, which exposed and captured unethical conduct on camera. ...

Malnutrition on decline among school children in Chandigarh

Malnutrition among school children in Chandigarh's rural areas and colonies has come down, said a report of the local health authorities.// A health department official said Tuesday the survey of school children, up to Class 5, revealed that malnutrition had come down by 22 percent in the last...

Condom Vending Machines to be Installed in Chandigarh

Chandigarh - the joint capital of Punjab and Haryana - will soon have 20 condom vending machines installed at key locations, it was announced Friday.// The machines will be installed by the state AIDS control society. Public sector undertaking Hindustan Latex Limited (HLL) will operate, insure a...

Medicos Call Off Strike In Punjab, Haryana And Chandigarh

Medicos across Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh tonight called off their nearly fortnight-long strike against Centre's move to reserve seats for OBCs in elite educational institutions. // A decision to this effect was taken at the general body meeting of Association of Resident Doctors of the ...

Now You can Marry in a Mughal Ambience, If You Wish to

...m Chandigarh, for weddings. The magnificently laid and maintained gardens, resting on the Himalayan foothills along the ever busy highway from chandigarh to Shimla, have seven descending terraces with a gurgling water feature running along at every level. "Once we are able to market it well, it ...

Chandigarh Set to Be No-smoking Zone from July 15

... chandigarh is all set to turn into a "no-smoking zone" by mid...new ideas about implementing the ban. "The chandigarh Administration will be using a poster with a Bambo...area," said Vivek Atray, Joint Secretary (Health), chandigarh Administration. Atray also said the move w...

Indias First condom Bar Inaugurated by AIDS Patient

...who suffers from AIDS Wednesday inaugurated a unique bar cum discotheque at chandigarh that has condoms as its theme. Pooja Thakur, who discovered she h...hat offers free condoms. It has been set up by the semi-government chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Development Corporation (CITCO) in a unique gesture ...

Chandigarh to Become India's First Smoke-free City

...untry's greenest and cleanest city was not enough, chandigarh is all set to add another feather to its cap - it ...first smoke-free city in the country. The chandigarh administration is working to get the city declared...uch an initiative will improve the global image of chandigarh and will be helpful in promoting business and tour...

Police Recover Remains of Fetuses from Haryana Maternity Home

...t this highly profitable, but unethical business. According to the Government data, Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh and chandigarh have heavily skewed sex ratios. In Rajasthan, there are 922 females to every 1,000 males, but officials say in Punjab and Haryana, the sex rat...

Chandigarh to Impose Spot Fine for Smokers from July

... The chandigarh administration, planning to make the city 'smoke-f... The administration had recently announced that chandigarh will be the first 'smoke-free' city in the country. From July, chandigarh will have designated smoking areas in all public p...

India’s First ‘condom Bar’ Inaugurated by AIDS Patint

...who suffers from AIDS Wednesday inaugurated a unique bar cum discotheque at chandigarh that has condoms// as its theme. Pooja Thakur, who discovered she ha... that offers free condoms. It has been set up by the semi-government chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Development Corporation (CITCO) in a unique gesture ...

‘Condom Bar’ to Create Awareness Among Youngstes

...lable to clients. It will even give condoms in lieu of loose change. That this new idea is being implemented by a semi-government organisation - chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Development Corp (CITCO) - makes it even more unique. "Condoms should be seen as friends and people should get over with ...

Condom Promotion-Crucial To HIV/AIDS Prevention

...ly transmitted infections. Coming back home, to India, though the basic findings apply here as well, surprises exist too. The swank bar of chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Development Corporation (CITCO) at Kala Gram will surely surprise you the moment you walk into it. From offering free condoms...

Rohini Forensic Lab to Be Upgraded

...r directed the Union and state governments to augment the facilities and to provide sufficient staff at the laboratories in Delhi, Kolkota, Hyderabad, chandigarh and other places. The Union home ministry was asked to tackle the problem on an emergency basis so that investigation of criminal cases was not ...

Indian Students Thrilled to Talk to Sunita Williams

... gravity in books, but today we saw it," she said after watching Sunita. Yogeshwar Singh, a teacher of Vivek High School, said their coming from chandigarh had proved to be fruitful as they managed to see as well as interact with the astronauts. The students said a polite "Thank you" at the end of e...

Kidney Racket Not Ruled Out in Children's Killings

...soon," he said. Police teams have been sent to Ludhiana to interrogate other members of Pandhera's family including his wife. His farmhouse near chandigarh has been raided in search of other missing girls and boys. Police believe the two were psychopathic serial killers who would lure children into ...

Children's Killer Preyed On Victims For Two Years

...ial said. Police teams have been sent to Ludhiana to interrogate other members of Mohinder Singh's family including his wife. His farmhouse near chandigarh has been raided in search of other missing girls and boys. Source-IANS...

Vice President Urges Dental Institutes to Adopt Some Villages

...ructed Dr. Harbans Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital at chandigarh today complimented Dr. Harbans Singh Judge, a professional Dentist, a phila...bution from the MPLAD fund for this Institute. Shri Shekhawat hailed chandigarh as a beautifully planned cosmopolitan city, with a premier University, a Po...

Cure of Cancer Requires Early detection

... The Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Research and Education (PGIMR) at chandigarh observed //Tuesday as National Cancer Awareness Day, organizing a poster exhibition as well as a public lecture. The PGI Director, Dr. K.K. Talwar...

Anti-HIV drive intensified in Haryana

... new cases in the various states was 52,036 in Tamil Nadu, 13,747 in Maharashtra, 12,349 in Andhra Pradesh, 292 in Punjab, 252 in Himachal Pradesh and chandigarh has 1,260 new cases. The government of Haryana is taking measures to establish counselling centres at the district level through the Integrated He...

India registers 3,000 dengue patients, toll crosses 40

...rsday set up a testing laboratory in Panchkula town adjoining state capital chandigarh as six to seven suspected dengue cases were reported from Panchkula distric... A dozen patients from Punjab and Haryana have so far come to hospitals in chandigarh for treatment. Doctors in Himachal Pradesh were on alert after the fir...

Cola and Pepsi May Face a Ban in Haryana

... testing facilities for pesticides, some chemicals which will be needed to facilitate the testing will be provided so that tests could be conducted in chandigarh itself, according to the Director General Health. A high level executive from Coco-Cola said, 'The Central Science Laboratory in London, which is a U...

Himachal Teenager Gets New Certificates After Sex Change Operation

... Currently studying in Class 12, he requested for certificates in the new name for the previous Class 5, 10 and 11 examinations. Doctors at the chandigarh hospital had reportedly issued a certificate to the teenager after the operation. The puzzled and somewhat panicked Himachal Pradesh education o...

'Miracle Boy' Prince Declared Fit by Medical Team

...ay declared that the child was safe and did not// suffer// any major physical or mental harm. The rescued boy was being brought to state capital chandigarh to keep him under observation at the super-specialty Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here. Prince was rescued...

Punjab Plans of Banning Sex Determination Kit from US

...tal diagnostic testing) Act be suitably amended to include the latest sex determination technologies," Vyas said. However, doctors in Punjab and chandigarh said such a ban would not be foolproof. "There are NRIs and travellers from abroad who can smuggle these kits into India. The PNDT Act needs to ...

Govt to Pass Amendment to Curb Sex Selective Abortions: Ramadoss

...nd take deterrent steps. The health minister has offered Rs.500,000 to MPs from Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat and chandigarh - the areas with very skewed gender ratio - who are willing to spread awareness on checking the menace of female foeticide and infanticide in their co...

Two Students Try To Self-Immolate As Anti-Quota Stir Continues

...hi Institute of Research in Medical Sciences in Shillong, NIMHANS (Bangalore), Central Institute of Psychiatry (Ranchi) and Post-Graduate Institute of chandigarh have also been asked by the ministry to increase seats. 'All of the institutes have been asked to carry out an appraisal and accordingly take ste...

Medicos visit religious place to drum up support

...ir agitation by engaging in a campaign to educate devotees about the protest. Meanwhile, health services remained affected in Punjab, Haryana and chandigarh though emergency services were not affected. The OPD services in the GMCH had been suspended to keep the operation of emergency services effectiv...

Prime Minister Asks Medicos to End Strike

...ere. A six-member committee has been constituted comprising representatives of elite medical colleges of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and chandigarh to coordinate with members of AIIMs, PGIMER Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) president Dr Jaspreet Singh told PTI here. The committee membe...

Indian And Chinese Doctors Join Together To Prove The Efficacy Of Herbal Drugs

...ded for use for centuries in controlling diabetes. In India, the clinical trials, expected to take around 18-24 months, will be conducted at PGI chandigarh under supervision to monitor the efficacy of the drug, standardisation of plants and the dosage of drugs. "Unlike in China, our medical students...

To Eat Or Not To Eat: Confusion Over Tandoori Chicken

...the Punjabi's. The sight of marinated chickens grilled over iron rods in local dhabas no longer appeal to the customers. Sales of roadside eateries in chandigarh and rest of Punjab has already started to decline. Mixed reactions have been observed in response to the bird flu outbreak in Maharashtra. 'I ...

Is complete eradication of Leprosy possible in India?

...se per 10,000 population. In India Delhi has a high prevalence of the disease at about 2.11 per 10,000, along with the two other Union territories chandigarh (2.03), Dadra and Nagar Haveli (2.44) and a state Chhattisgarh (2.44). But it is said that most of the leprosy cases reported from Delhi are people wh...

Punjabis Transfer Taste From Chicken To Prawns

...ters are taking its place//. This seems evident from the response of a large number food lovers who are thronging the ongoing seafood festival in chandigarh these days. Punjab, which has catered to the gourmets' palates with the delicious "butter chicken" and "tandoori chicken", the two much relished...

Global Hospitals coming to city of Joy

...l in favour of Kolkata. Efforts are on to rope in the best of doctors from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) and PG Institute, chandigarh for the project. “Kolkata has a huge potential to become a major healthcare hub of the country, besides being the gateway to the entire Sout...

Condom Vending Machines To Be Installed Across Indian States

...d Punjab Health Minister R C Dogra also attended the function. The campaign was jointly organised by the AIDS Control Societies of Punjab, Haryana and chandigarh under the aegis of NACO. Union Health Minister Dr Anbumani Ramadoss, who was the chief guest, said: ‘‘After Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh, we plan ...

Forensic Phonetics – Scientific Solution for Legal Problem

...ces where this advance has been used. The most recent case is that of Salman Khan and Ashwarya Rai phone conversation that caused uproar in Media. The chandigarh lab clearly pointed out that the voice samples were not of the actos....
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