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India's free health camps threatening patient's wellbeing

 The sprouting "free health check-up camps" in India are just a tactic of pharmaceutical companies to push their products and are in violation of Medical Council of India guidelines, says a special investigative report in the British Medical Journal.

Italy to ask EU to set up refugee processing camps in Libya

Italy said Sunday it will ask the EU to set up refugee processing camps in Libya, and threatened to `hurt` Europe should it turn a deaf ear to the crisis on its shores.

Punjab bans health camps without permission

The Punjab government Friday banned holding of health camps without prior approval of civil surgeons in respective districts.

Everest avalanche: Australian man saves wife, dies after six hours

After surviving being buried under snow for six hours after an avalanche near Mount Everest, Australian man Dean Higgins has died of hypothermia.

Remove security camps from all civilian areas: Mehbooba

PDP Chief Mehboooba Mufti on Friday demanded removal of security forces camps from all civilian areas.

Trekking death: Maha told to clarify stand on regulating camps

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed Maharashtra government to state if it has a policy in place to keep a tab on trekking camps.

Trekking death: Maha told to clarify stand on regulating camps

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed Maharashtra government to state if it has a policy in place to keep a tab on trekking camps being organised by unregistered tour operators.

50-year cholera mystery unravelled

For 50 years scientists have been uncertain about how the bacteria, which causes cholera, manages to resist one of our basic innate immune responses.

There`re no camps in Bollywood: Katrina Kaif

Katrina Kaif`s decision to do two Yash Raj Films (YRF) with the warring Khans - Salman and Shah Rukh - has raised eyebrows, but the actress is unperturbed.

North Korea`s `horrific` prison camps expanding: Amnesty

North Korea`s political prison camps
have grown in size over a decade, Amnesty International said.

Assam: Postal ballot facility for ex-ultras in designated camps

The Election Commission has
notified that the ex-militants lodged in their designated
camps in Assam with their names in the electoral rolls are
entitled to vote by Postal Ballot.

No arms recovered from camps: CRPF

The CRPF said it has not
been able to recover any arms from the camps allegedly run by
the CPI (M) in Lalgarh and its adjoining districts of West

Insurgent camps in Arunachal are being destroyed: Dabi

The Arunachal Pradesh
government on Wednesday said it has started the process of flushing
out northeast based militants and destroying their camps
inside the state.

Some terror camps in Pak resumes anti-India operations: Gen Kapoor

Some terror camps in Pakistan have
reinitiated operations against India which has conveyed its
worries over US military aid to Pakistan finding its way to
terrorists, Army Chief Deepak Kapoor has told top American

LeT camps still active in Pak: Arrested militant

Puncturing Pakistan`s claims of dismantling of terror infrastructure in the wake of 26/11 attacks, an arrested militant from across the border on Friday said training camps of LeT and other outfits were still active on its soil.

Special camps planned to create awareness against ragging

Anti-ragging committees in
government medical colleges in Tamil Nadu were keeping a close
vigil to prevent ragging, a top health department official
said on Tuesday.

Australia to move vulnerable asylum-seekers out of camps

Australia said that vulnerable asylum-seekers including children would be moved out of detention centres into the community, easing tough policies
after facilities came under major strain.

Maoists camps demolished, arms seized in Orissa

Security forces
demolished several Maoist camps during an encounter with the
rebels and seized a large cache of arms and ammunition in
Orissa`s Malkangiri district, police said Saturday.

Alert issued to police outposts in Maoist areas

Fearing retaliatory attacks after
the death of top Maoist leader Azad in Andhra Pradesh, all
police camps and outposts in Naxal-hit areas in West Bengal
have been put on maximum alert.

Govt plans to set up phone towers in CRPF camps in Naxal areas

With Naxals blowing up telephone
towers in areas controlled by them, the government has found a
unique way of preventing such attacks.