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By Butter Bracco On Monday, March 24th, 2014
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Malaysia PM Najib Razak: ‘Flight MH370 ended in the southern Indian Ocean’

Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak made the following statement at a press conference concerning the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, MH370 at Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Public More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, March 22nd, 2014
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India reports outbreak of Kyasanur Forest Disease, or ‘Monkey fever’

An outbreak of Kyasanur Forest Disease, or ‘Monkey fever’ in the state of Karnataka, India has prompted health officials to take action, according to a report in The New Indian Express today. Health More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, March 16th, 2014
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India: Woman gives birth to baby with two heads

In an astounding story from northern India last week, a woman delivered conjoined twins at a hospital in Sonipat, Haryana. However, the baby, born via C-section and weighing in a 3 kilograms, has two heads, two More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, March 16th, 2014
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India: Hinduism on the rise, increasing persecution of Christians as elections near

Hinduism in India is experiencing a rival and, as a result, persecution of Christians is increasing. Religious leaders are watching the situation closely as elections are scheduled for April. India sees a rise of More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, February 23rd, 2014
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California reports surge in measles, some cases linked to travel to Philippines, India

The viral disease, measles, once declared eliminated in the US (2000), has been seen in increasing numbers over the past several years. In California, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has received More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, February 22nd, 2014
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Abhishek Bachchan spreads awareness of neglected tropical diseases, named END7 campaign ambassador in India

The Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases (Global Network) recently named Abhishek Bachchan, Bollywood superstar and international humanitarian, as its first official END7 campaign ambassador in India to More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, January 28th, 2014
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Indiana Demon House: Latoya Ammons’ story true says court documents, police testimony and an audio recording

An Indiana mother has claimed that her home in Indiana is demon-possessed and her children have been possessed doing shocking and unbelievable things. Now court documents, police testimony and an audio recording More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, January 21st, 2014
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John Sullivan identified as dead pizza delivery driver found in Indiana basement

Police have identified a dead man found Sunday morning on the southwest side of Indianapolis. John Sullivan, age 49, may have been lured into the home while he was delivering pizzas, police investigators report. The More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, January 20th, 2014
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Sikhs, Christians join together to call for Congress to help stop India’s religious violence

According to a detailed statement sent to the Sikh Siyasat News opposing oppression of religious minorities in India, Christians are uniting with Sikhs this week, asking five congressional representatives from Northern More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, January 18th, 2014
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Talking bird flu, seasonal influenza, flu shots and India’s polio success with Dr. Vincent Racaniello

With influenza of all sorts– H5N1, H1N1 and H7N9, dominating the media recently, I decided to delve in a little deeper and try to clear up some questions “people watching the news” may have when More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, January 13th, 2014
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This Day in History: India’s last case of polio was in 2011

Three years ago today, Jan. 13, 2011,  a 2-year-old girl in the West Bengal state fell ill of the crippling disease polio. That was the last case of polio in India. Now after three year without a polio case, the More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, January 8th, 2014
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Indiana woman, Mariah Grove, delivers baby alone after being trapped in snowstorm

Both mother and baby are doing well as an Indiana woman is making headlines when she was forced to deliver her child alone, unable to get to a hospital due to the blizzard. Evangeline Beatrix Grove was born 20 inches More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, January 3rd, 2014
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Indiana man, David Charles, busted selling stolen brains on eBay

An Indianapolis man is facing charges of  theft, marijuana possession and paraphernalia possession after getting busted in a most unusual sting, which caught him trying to sell, of all things, human brains from More...

By Robert Herriman On Friday, December 27th, 2013
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India: Woman raped by two separate gangs in one night

Just about one year after the tragic gang rape and subsequent death of a New Delhi student known as “Nirbhaya”, the BBC reports on the most unfortunate chain of events of a 21-year-old Indian woman that More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, December 23rd, 2013
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The Philippines, India ranked in Top 5 ‘deadliest countries for the media’

Reporters without Borders (RSF) has recently released it’s year-end round-up of freedom of information violations and the Philippines and India can now claim the dubious distinction of joining Syria, Somalia More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, December 9th, 2013
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‘Indiana Jones 5’ may have new life as Disney acquires distribution rights

Muppets, Marvel and Star Wars may be joined by another huge franchise as Disney acquired the rights to distribute and market future Indiana Jones films. Deadline reports that Paramount has given up the rights to More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, November 25th, 2013
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Ryan Klug, Indiana man wanted for murdering Adaobi Obih, captured in Texas by US Marshals

A Columbus, Indiana man was taken into custody near Galvaston, Texas after an extensive manhunt in connection to the murder of Adaobi Obih. Ryan Allen King, age 36, was apprehended Nov. 23 after tracking the man More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, November 18th, 2013
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Dozens of India zoo employees sickened with leptospirosis, brucellosis

At least 40 employees at the Kanpur Zoo in Uttar Pradesh, India, have been infected with two zoonotic diseases, according to a Times of India (TOI) report Friday. Image-CDC/Janice Haney Carr According to a leading More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, November 9th, 2013
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India: Assam State reports more than 600 leprosy cases in first nine months

The northeastern Indian state of Assam has recorded some 616 cases of the disfiguring disease, leprosy in the first nine months of 2013, causing concern of reemergence in the area, according to India TV News report More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, October 28th, 2013
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Univ Colorado at Boulder bans racist, insensitive Halloween costumes: Indian, geisha and gangsters

The University of Colorado Boulder is now taking on Halloween in the battle of political correctness as they ask students not to wear costumes which perpetuate racial, cultural and gender stereotypes. Around campus More...



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