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'Implantable' paperclip size device can significantly lower blood pressure  Jan 23, 3:02 pm
London, Jan 23 (ANI): A paperclip size device that can be implanted in just 40 minutes has been able to lower dangerously high blood pressure in a trial group of patients.
European Commission lifts ban on import of Indian mangoes   Jan 20, 7:50 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 20 (ANI): A proposal by the European Commission to lift the ban on import of mangoes from India was approved by the member states at the Regulatory Committee concerned with Plant Health. With the lifting of the ban, India can now export mangoes to the European Union.
Delhi hospital implants India's first Subcutaneous Implantable Defibrillator   Jan 20, 5:41 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 20 (ANI): Doctors at a New Delhi hospital implanted India's first Subcutaneous Implantable Defibrillator (S-ICD) on a 48 year old patient, a system that is approved for patients who are at a risk of sudden cardiac death due to life threatening ventricular arrhythmias and those who do not require a pacemaker.
Leaves of sweet potato contain good source of vitamins  Jan 15, 2:51 pm
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): A new study has shown that leaves of sweet potato plants have good amount of vitamin B6 and other water-soluble vitamins.
Kerala hospital carries out the first-ever hand transplant in India  Jan 14, 9:29 am
Kochi, Jan.14 (ANI): Doctors at the Kochi-based Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre (AIMS) successfully conducted India's first hand transplant on Tuesday.
CLP Holdings plans to invest two billion dollars in India's gas plant  Jan 12, 1:17 pm
Gandhinagar, Jan. 12 (ANI): The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Hong Kong-based China Light and Power (CLP) Holdings Limited, Richard Lancaster, said the company is planning a 2,000 megawatt coal-based power plant at a projected investment of 2 billion dollars in Gujarat.
CLP Holdings plans to invest two billion dollars in Indian gas plant  Jan 12, 12:14 pm
Gandhinagar, Jan. 12 (ANI): The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Hong Kong-based China Light and Power (CLP) Holdings Limited, Richard Lancaster, said the company is planning a 2,000 megawatt coal-based power plant at a projected investment of 2 billion dollars in Gujarat.
Whole plant therapy may help beat malaria  Jan 6, 10:46 am
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): A new study has revealed that whole plant therapy shows promise to beat malaria parasites' drug resistance.
This is how plant biomass can be converted into biofuels more efficiently  Jan 3, 3:08 pm
Washington, Jan. 03 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that plant genetic advance could lead to more efficient conversion of plant biomass to biofuels.
W.Bengal tribals express solidarity with victims of militant attack in Assam  Jan 1, 9:49 am
Midnapore (West Bengal), Jan.1 (ANI): Expressing solidarity with the plantation workers of Assam who were recently attacked by a banned militant outfit, a tribal organisation 'Bharat Jakat Majhi Pargana Mahal' staged a protest demanding compensation for the victims here.
Commercial power generation starts in Kudankulam  Dec 31, 2:33 pm
Chennai, Dec. 31 (ANI): Commercial power generation in Kudankulam nuclear power plant started in Tamil Nadu last night, after getting approval from the Nuclear Power Corporation.
Breast reconstruction with patient's own tissues leads to better satisfaction  Dec 30, 1:34 pm
Washington, Dec 30 (ANI): A new study has revealed that it leads to better satisfaction when patient's own tissues are used for reconstruction of breast than implants for women who have undergone mastectomy.
Stem cells successfully send Multiple sclerosis into remission   Dec 30, 12:47 pm
Washington, Dec. 30 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that for patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS), high-dose immunosuppressive therapy with autologous hematopoietic cell transplant is related with sustained remission and improvements in neurologic function.
Police arrest suspect behind Assam attacks  Dec 30, 10:15 am
Sonitpur (Assam), Dec. 30 (ANI): Police in Assam has arrested a suspect behind coordinated militant attacks on tea plantation workers and their families that killed at least 80 people, the deadliest in years.
Railways set to move towards using green energy: Suresh Prabhu  Dec 23, 2:46 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 23 (ANI): Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday said the Railways, being one of the largest consumers of energy, has decided to diversify its energy portfolio and align with the Central Government's policy of using green energy.
Caveman 'Paleo diet' likely differed substantially over time, space  Dec 17, 12:22 pm
Washington, Dec. 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the "Paleolithic diet, or caveman diet," a weight-loss craze in which people follow the diet of plants and animals eaten by human's ancestors during the Stone Age, had no fix routine and might have been changing significantly over time and space.
Omar expresses joy over Farooq Abdullah's successful kidney transplant  Dec 15, 2:26 pm
Srinagar, Dec. 15 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday expressed his joy over the successful kidney transplant of his father and former state chief Farooq Abdullah and thanked everyone for their blessings.
India, a super-power on Mars, but its villages are still fighting darkness  Dec 12, 5:37 pm
Patna, Dec. 12 (ANI): Electricity-starved Bihar will get a 4,000 MW Ultra Mega Power Plant (UMPP) and the Centre will allocate sufficient number of coal blocks for it, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal announced last month. "We want that the electricity requirement of the state is met by production here itself," he said.
Everyone's neighbour  Dec 8, 11:57 am
Jammu, Dec. 8 (ANI): Dunya Maumoon, the Maldivian Foreign Minister, had an emergency to handle on the evening of December 4. The island nation's sole water desalination plant had caught fire and there would be no drinking water for its 100,000 citizens. She rang her Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi that night and, within an hour and a half, the Indian machinery got into action.
Now, plant based contraceptive pill for men that is 99 pc efficient  Dec 5, 12:46 pm
London, Dec 5 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new contraceptive pill for men which is made from a plant.
Chinese medicinal plant may help treat obesity, diabetes  Dec 2, 11:36 am
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a component of a flowering plant used in traditional Chinese medicine thwarts development of obesity, type 2 diabetes and hepatic steatosis.
Now, 3-D printing to aid human face transplants  Dec 1, 1:50 pm
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): Scientists have started using computed tomography (CT) and 3-D printing technology to help them in face transplantation surgeries.
PM Modi to inaugurate 2nd unit of Palatana power project in Tripura today   Dec 1, 10:07 am
New Delhi, Dec. 1 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be inaugurating the second power generation unit at Palatana thermal power plant in Tripura today.
First time in India, Kerala hospital performs rare treatment for acute blood cancer  Nov 27, 11:19 am
Kochi, Nov.27 (ANI): Nineteen-year-old Neena (name changed) was suffering from acute blood cancer or acute myeloid leukaemia. Her disease slipped into a life-threatening stage even after two cycles of chemotherapy. She did not have a human leukocyte antigen, or HLA matched related or unrelated donor for a stem cell transplant, the standard procedure for such medical situations.
People with transplanted hands can regain feeling even years later  Nov 24, 11:29 am
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people who had their own hand or a transplanted hand reattached can regain near-normal sense of touch even years later of the surgery.
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