Manipal hospitals to invest RM140-M in tertiary-care hospital

January 8, 2015 1:45 am· Comments Off on Manipal hospitals to invest RM140-M in tertiary-care hospital 

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan. 7 — Manipal Hospitals is investing RM140 million to build a 220-bed tertiary-care hospital in Bandar Bukit Tinggi, Klang, and set to open in the first half of 2015.

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Half of UK population to get cancer diagnosis in lifetime by 2020

January 8, 2015 1:45 am· Comments Off on Half of UK population to get cancer diagnosis in lifetime by 2020 

EDINBURGH, Jan. 7 — One in every two people in the United Kingdom can expect to be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lifetime by 2020, Macmillan Cancer Support's director for policy and research in England told Sputnik.

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Swedish nurse returns to hospital after showing Ebola symptoms

January 8, 2015 1:45 am· Comments Off on Swedish nurse returns to hospital after showing Ebola symptoms 

STOCKHOLM, Jan. 7 — A Swedish nurse who worked with Ebola patients in Sierra Leone was admitted to hospital for the second time on Wednesday, two days after being declared healthy.

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Ebola antiviral trial begins in Liberia

January 8, 2015 1:45 am· Comments Off on Ebola antiviral trial begins in Liberia 

MOSCOW, Jan. 7 — Patients at a health center in Monrovia, Liberia have started to receive a new antiviral drug against Ebola that has been approved for clinical trials, the AP reports.

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South Korean Grand Prix canceled from 2015 F1 series

January 8, 2015 1:43 am· Comments Off on South Korean Grand Prix canceled from 2015 F1 series 

SEOUL, Jan. 7 — The 2015 Formula One series will be without the South Korean Grand Prix, organizers confirmed on Wednesday.

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Paes enters Chennai Open 2nd round

January 8, 2015 1:43 am· Comments Off on Paes enters Chennai Open 2nd round 

CHENNAI, Jan. 7 — Indian tennis veteran Leander Paes, teaming up with South African Ravfen Klaasen, Tuesday made a winning start to his Chennai Open doubles campaign, notching up a comfortable straight sets victory in the first round.

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Smith century takes Australia to 420/4 on Day 2

January 8, 2015 1:43 am· Comments Off on Smith century takes Australia to 420/4 on Day 2 

SUDNEY, Jan. 7 — Striking his fourth century of the series, captain Steven Smith helped australia reach 420 for four at lunch on the second day of the final Test against India at the SCG, here today. (PNA/PTI)

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Irfan, Sohail look forward to India clash in World Cup

January 8, 2015 1:43 am· Comments Off on Irfan, Sohail look forward to India clash in World Cup 

KARACHI, Jan. 7 — Pakistan youngsters Haris Sohail and Muhammad Irfan are looking forward to the India game in the upcoming cricket World Cup in australia and New Zealand and are keen to make an impression against the arch-rivals in their opening fixture at the Adelaide Oval. (PNA/PTI)

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Marsh, Burns power Australia to 538/5 at tea

January 8, 2015 1:43 am· Comments Off on Marsh, Burns power Australia to 538/5 at tea 

SYDNEY, Jan. 7 — Building on Steven Smith's fourth ton of this series, Shaun Marsh and Joe Burns hit patient half-centuries to power Australia to 538 for five at tea on the second day of the fourth and final cricket Test against India at the SCG, here today. (PNA/PTI)

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Ton-up Smith equals Bradman, Kallis

January 8, 2015 1:43 am· Comments Off on Ton-up Smith equals Bradman, Kallis 

SYDNEY, Jan. 7 — Australian cricket captain Steve Smith today equalled the legendary Sir Donald Bradman and South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis' record of scoring four consecutive hundreds in a Test series with his knock of 117 against India here today.

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