Thursday, 13 May 2021

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Three get Nobel Medicine prize for learning how cells use oxygen

LONDON: Two British and Americans a British scientist won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for discovering how the body’s cells sense and react to oxygen levels, work that has paved the way for new strategies to fight anemia, cancer and other diseases, the Nobel Committee said. Drs. William ...

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Euthanasia now legal in Australian state

MELBOURNE: Terminally ill Australians can for the first time apply to end their own life, after new laws went into effect in the state of Victoria Wednesday. The country’s second most populous region made voluntary euthanasia legal under closely specified circumstances, a first for the country. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews ...

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Manisha Koirala says surviving cancer has made her a better actor

BOLLYWOOD has seen several of its stars battle cancer of late but survivor Manisha Koirala is here to tell fellow warriors that better days await them. At the launch of her book Healed in which she chronicles her struggles since she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2012, Manisha shared ...

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Sonali Bendre is gorgeous inside out: Manisha Koirala

BOLLYWOOD Actor Sonali Bendre returned to India after undergoing treatment for cancer in the US. Manisha Koirala, who also battled cancer in the past, welcomed Sonali back home. Before her return, Sonali shared a note on Twitter and said that it would be exciting to “discover the new normal”. Manisha ...

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Samsung Electronics apologises for semiconductor cancer cases

SEOUL: Samsung Electronics apologized Friday to workers who developed cancer after working at its semiconductor factories, ending a decade-long dispute at the world’s top chipmaker. “We sincerely apologise to the workers who suffered from illness and their families,” said Samsung co-president Kim Ki-nam. “We have failed to properly manage health ...

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Rishi Kapoor diagnosed with third-stage cancer

BOLLYWOOD: Rishi Kapoor is currently in the US, accompanied by wife Neetu and son Ranbir for ‘some medical treatment’. Recently, an Indian publication reported that the Bobby star is suffering from life-threatening disease. The eldest Kapoor son, Randhir Kapoor, on Wednesday slammed reports suggesting his younger brother, Rishi is suffering from ...

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Sonali Bendre diagnosed with high-level cancer

BOLLYWOOD actor Sonali Bendre in a Twitter post on Wednesday revealed that she has been diagnosed with cancer. Sonali, popular for her roles in films like Hum Saath Saath Hain, Sarfarosh, Kal Ho Na Ho, wrote “Sometimes when you least expect it, life throws you a curveball. I have recently ...

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“I’ve surrendered” Irrfan Khan on his battle with cancer

BOLLYWOOD Actor Irrfan Khan has finally confirmed that he is suffering from a high-grade neuroendocrine cancer. He penned down a special letter that said that cancer he’d been diagnosed with was rare and had more unpredictability of its treatment. In an emotional note, he said, “It’s been quite sometime now ...

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