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‘Sholay’ Failed on Opening Day Sending Panic Wave to Change Climax: Amitabh Bachchan

When the film “Sholay” was released on August 15, 1975 with Amitabh Bachchan in lead role Jay getting killed, the film had hit theatres but most of them in Mumbai were less than half-empty for two days sending chill down the producers and the director. In a TV program aired on Thursday, Amitabh Bachchan said the director and producers were ...

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Panic-Stricken Doctor Flees Operation Mid-Way

It happens only in India as there are numerous hospitals with patients but insufficient number of doctors to attend to them. The corporate structure has left many hospitals on a fly-by-night mode and no wonder a Mumbai hospital resident doctor left the operation mid-way leading to the patient’s death. Waman Zare, 65, was admitted to Sion hospital in Mumbai a ...

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Swine Flu Update: Central team assesses swine flu situation in Hyderabad

A central team of experts rushed to Hyderabad on Thursday assessed the situation arising out of the spread of swine flu, which has begun and so far claimed 21 lives in Telangana state alone. The three-member team headed by Additional Director General of Health Ashok Kumar visited state-run Gandhi Hospital, the nodal centre for dealing with swine flu cases. The ...

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Ebola Outbreak Turns Ugly as Doctors Flee Hospitals, Days of ‘Plague Villages’ Resurface

More than fighting Ebola, lack of doctors to attend on patients is turning into a major challenge for international agencies, which are engaged in battling the Ebola outbreak in West Africa as local doctors have either left their posts or foreign doctors are reluctant to take risk to treat the victims, said Reuters quoting medical experts. In an online debate ...

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Rumours galore trigger panic among North-Eastern people in Hyderabad, Bangalore

It was a trivial rumour that has triggered panic among the North-Eastern people who are living in Hyderabad and Bangalore that they would be killed by an agitated community in revenge to attacks in Myanmar. Bangalore’s Nelasandra and some outskirts of Hyderabad witnessed groups of local people belonging to a community threatening them to leave or face consequences soon. The ...

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