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A Visit With Mother Theresa in Calcutta Thirty Years Ago Inspires Dr. Puff, Clinical Psychologist, to Give Away his Books Free of Charge

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- On a summer research trip to India while in graduate school, Dr. Robert Puff, a clinical psychologist who now practices in Newport Beach, was inspired to give back to the world after visiting Mother Theresa and witnessing her work with the dying. ...

Medicos Of The Calcutta Medical College Join Anti-Reservation Quota Protest

Medicos of the Calcutta Medical College and Hospital expressed their support to anti-reservation protests by blocking a national highway// in the northern region of the State. West Bengal is therefore visualizing an intensification of the anti-reservation protest. Barring the emergency departm...

Photos: Children International Opens Center to Help Poor Children in India

... (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070314/CILOGO ) The U.S.-based humanitarian organization opened its third community center in calcutta with a ribbon-cutting ceremony to inaugurate the new center which includes the John Liechty Library and Study Center and the Doshi Family and Friends ...

Former French PM Rocard Discharged from Kolkata Hospital

...I. Rocard, 76, fell ill minutes before attending an event organised by the West Bengal Government on June 30 and was immediately rushed to the calcutta Medical Research Institute (CMRI) Hospital. A brain scan revealed a blood clot and he was rushed into surgery after a hurriedly called confere...

NRI Threatens to Move US Congress for Justice in India

...umer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) dismissed the case in June 2006. Saha Wednesday filed a fresh appeal before a division bench of the calcutta High Court against the WBMC, which allegedly kept him in the dark about information he had sought under the RTI. ...

Lions Club Plans to Increase Free Healthcare for Poor

...rich existing healthcare facilities, Lions Club of calcutta will reach out to more poor people with free servi...ra to facilitate diabetic retina operations at the calcutta Lions Netra Niketan. "The machine would co...c eyecare," Gupta told IANS. Lions Club of calcutta has founded two speciality eye care units in Kolka...

NRI Threatens to Move US Congress for Justice in India

...nsumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) dismissed the case in June 2006. Saha Wednesday filed a fresh appeal before a division bench of the calcutta High Court against the WBMC, which allegedly kept him in the dark about information he had sought under the RTI. Source-IANS/V...

After the King’s Crown, Maoist Want Miss Nepal’s Cron

...ahadur Mahara) is from the Maoist party, still by allowing the state channel to work unhindered, the Maoists showed a positive side." Chhetri, a calcutta Boys alumnus and arts graduate from Kolkata's St. Xavier's College, said he was optimistic the pageant would be held in 2008 too despite the stiff res...

A Homeopathic Cure for Cancer Under Trial in US

...1000 patients daily, he had standardised the medicine for treatment of cancer. Prof Susanta Banerjee, who had done his doctorate in genetics from calcutta University before moving to the US to join the University of Kansas, said that he started taking interest in the treatment of cancer by Dr Prasanta Ba...

An Anti-rabies Campaign With Bite

...ll it ear-notching so that we can keep track of the vaccination," he stated. "For so many years we have been working to raise our own funds. PFA calcutta is a flagship project of PFA nationwide and has set an example in animal management," said Chakrabarti. He also said: "I have no faith in the stat...
Calcutta in Biological Technology

Out beyond the horizon

... Scenario: A single ship starts out in Singapore with containers filled with electronics, passes through Indonesia where it picks up spices, sails to calcutta to load cotton, Port Said where it boards an Egyptian crew, Piraeus where it stops for fuel, Tangier where it picks up leathers, Scotland where it pac...

Out beyond the horizon

... Scenario: A single ship starts out in Singapore with containers filled with electronics, passes through Indonesia where it picks up spices, sails to calcutta to load cotton, Port Said where it boards an Egyptian crew, Piraeus where it stops for fuel, Tangier where it picks up leathers, Scotland where it pac...

Midwest Biotech: Watch India, the Next Biotech Frontier

...f more than 100,000 people and about 24 cities with populations in excess of 1 million. Mumbai (Bombay) ranked seventh in the world with 12.6 million. calcutta (in West Bengal) ranked eighth with 11 million. Madras has more than 5.4 million people. New Delhi has 6,352 people per square mile. 19. The India...

Lost in translation: corporate branding

... from the frying pan into the fire. Talk about an emotional break-dance. KumangaTeq would be a good name if its customers were all located in northern calcutta around some Sanskrit temples, or in Croatia where there are still a few villages with traces of Serbian-Latin dialects. In Delhi, Karachi or Manhattan...
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