Woman who got HIV after blood transfusion delivers baby girl

Woman who got HIV after blood transfusion delivers baby girl

Saturday, 19 January 2019 | PTI | Madurai

A 24-year-old woman, who contracted HIV at a Government hospital allegedly after being transfused contaminated blood, has given birth to a baby girl here. The woman had a normal delivery on Thursday, Government Rajaji Hospital dean Dr S Shanmughasundaram told PTI, adding that the baby weighed 1.75 kg. "C-section would have facilitated...

HAL-built LCH completes weapon trials

Friday, 18 January 2019 | Kestur Vasuki | Bengaluru

Amidst controversy, the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), a Defence Pubic Sector Undertaking has achieved a milestone on its desi built Light Combat Helicopter. The LCH carried out air to air missile firing on a moving aerial target. According to a press release issued by HAL in Bengaluru on Thursday the...

5 Pak troops killed along LoC: Report

Friday, 18 January 2019 | Mohit Kandhari | Jammu

A top commander of the Indian Army, heading strategic Northern Command headquarters in Udhampur, Lt-Gen Ranbir Singh on Thursday confirmed that Pakistani army has suffered heavy damages in the recent retaliatory strikes along the Line of Control in Rajouri and Poonch sectors. Unofficial reports had earlier claimed that at least five...

Cut down on meat, sugar intake to save world: Scientists

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

To prevent unavoidable environmental catastrophe  in the wake of burgeoning population, climate change and biodiversity loss, scientists have called for change in the current diet trends across the globe — cut down consumption of red meat and sugar by half and double your intake of nuts, fruits, vegetables, and legumes...

Justices Dinesh Maheshwari, Sanjiv Khanna to be sworn in as SC judges today

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Karnataka High Court Chief Justice Dinesh Maheshwari and Justice Sanjiv Khanna of the Delhi High Court will be sworn in as judges of the Supreme Court on Friday. The Government had notified on Wednesday the appointment of justices Maheshwari and Khanna as judges of the apex court. Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi...

SC to hear plea for security of women who entered Sabarimala

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court will hear on Friday a plea of two women seeking round-the-clock security after they recently entered the Sabarimala temple in Kerala despite protests right-wing Hindu groups. A Bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices LN Rao and SK Kaul said that it would hear the plea filed...

Submit panel of names for Lokpal by Feb end: SC

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Thursday requested the search committee on Lokpal to recommend by the end of February a panel of names for appointing the country’s first anti-graft ombudsman. A Bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi asked the Centre to make available requisite infrastructure, manpower, secretarial assistance and others to...

ED files money laundering FIR in UP illegal mining case

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has registered a money laundering case in connection with the illegal mining in Uttar Pradesh, where the CBI recently registered a regular FIR and said it was probing the role of former State Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and some bureaucrats. The ED has filed the case under...

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