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  • Delhi MP's car collides with Uma Bharti's escort vehicle June 11, 2014

    New Delh: Three people, including two policemen, were injured after Delhi MP Parvesh Verma's car collided headon with union minister Uma Bharti's escort vehicle here on Wednesday, police said. Both the minister and the MP were not travelling when the incident occurred in Vijay Chowk, the square in front of Rashtrapati...
  • Fighter jets escort small plane out of Washington June 8, 2014

    Washington : Authorities say two F16 fighter jets escorted a small airplane out of restricted airspace in Washington, an apparently inadvertent intrusion that prompted evacuations at the US Capitol and surrounding buildings. North American Aerospace Defense Command spokesman Master Sgt Chuck Marsh says jets escorted the plane to an airport in...
  • Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit admitted to hospital December 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was on Friday admitted to a private hospital in Delhi after she went for a checkup, informed sources said. Dikshit had gone to the Escorts Hospital for a "routine checkup" but was instead admitted there, the sources said. She underwent an angioplasty procedure at...
  • Escorts Heart Institute to pay Rs 50,000 for negligence September 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Taking a tough stand against medical negligence, the apex consumer court has slapped a Rs 50,000 penalty on the Delhibased Fortis Escorts Heart Institute for an infected blood transfusion that left a patient afflicted with Hepatitis B within weeks of undergoing a bypass surgery in 1995. "There is...
  • JCB reaches the top; defies odds in India December 1, 2011

    About an hours drive from South Delhi lies Ballabgarh, the industrial belt just inside Haryana. Among the scores of manufacturing units there, is the worlds largest plant to make backhoe loaders (a tractorlike vehicle with an arm and bucket mounted on the back and a loader mounted on the front)....
  • Italian PM's steamy sex sessions out of closet August 4, 2010

    London: Details of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's steamy sex session with three sex workers has been revealed by an escort. Escort Maria Teresa De Nicolo alleged she shared the bed with Berlusconi, 73, and two other women. A statement to prosecutors by 38yearold Nicolo was published by Italian newspaper La Repubblica,...
  • 30 Minutes: it is flesh trade but it's no scandal January 17, 2010

    They are beautiful and confident women who can speak fluent English, melt easily into discotheques or lounge bars. They can mix business and pleasure like a white collared professional. They are called escorts or companions but their job is to sell their bodies for sex. They are nameless, faceless and...
  • Man operated upon to extricate needle from heart October 15, 2009

    New Delhi: Doctors in New Delhi carried out a rather intricate surgery that required them to pull out a needle that had embedded itself into the heart of the patient. A sewing needle had penetrated 24yearold Prashant's heart while he was sleeping. The pateint's brother, Ashwini Kumar said, "It was the most...
  • Female escorts to boost Singapore F1 race business March 26, 2010

    Singapore: Singapore's Formula One race may be beset by last year's matchfixing and lower ticket sales, but many female escorts have flown into the citystate especially for the event, eyeing wealthy customers. As bars and clubs prepare for this weekend's race, sex workers from neighbours such as Thailand and Vietnam,...
  • Newborn baby operated for a rare heart defect September 10, 2009

    New Delhi: Doctors in New Delhi's Escorts hospital have pulled off a feat that has brought back the smile to a Chandigarh couple's faces. A rare heart defect called Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome had put their newborn son's life in peril until doctors operated on him. There will be intervention...
  • Assam governor passes away following heart failure June 25, 2009

    Guwahati: Assam Governor Shiv Charan Mathur passed away on Thursday following heart failure at a hospital in New Delhi, officials said. An Assam government spokesperson said Mathur, 83, breathed his last at 2010 hrs IST at the Fortis Hospital in New Delhi following respiratory failure. "The governor complained of respiratory trouble in...
  • New breed of elite call girls cater to India's rich September 20, 2008

    New Delhi: Zeba, a 23yearold model and actress, says she's found the perfect job. The money is great, she rubs shoulders with the super rich and her working hours are convenient. Zeba is one of thousands of highprice call girls servicing India's nouveau riche and the throng of foreign businessmen...
  • Woman who ran escort services for rich commits suicide May 2, 2008

    New Delhi: A woman known as the "DC Madam" for her role in organising an elite prostitution ring in Washington committed suicide on Thursday. Deborah Palfrey was found by her 76yearold mother hanging in a shed alongside her mother's mobile home. Palfrey was found guilty last month of running an...
  • Helicopter escorting Mush crashes, General unhurt October 8, 2007

    Muzaffarabad (Pakistan): One of three helicopters escorting Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf crashed in Pakistan's portion of Kashmir on Monday, killing four soldiers on board, but the president was unhurt, officials said. Musharraf already had reached his destination when the accident occurred, army spokesman Major General Waheed Arshad told Dawn News...
  • Fortis, DLF plan Rs 200cr project June 15, 2007

    New Delhi Fortis is going to team up with DLF to form a 74:26 joint venture to set up stateoftheart hospitals across the country. Shivender Singh, MD, Fortis, said the company is planning to set up hospitals ranging from 250 to 400 beds with an investment of about Rs 200...
  • 50 docs quit Fortis, join Apollo June 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Widening the ambit of the battle between leading cardio surgeon Naresh Trehan and FortisEscort hospital, at least 50 doctors were among 100 staffers who are understood to have quit the Ranbaxyowned medical institution to join rival Apollo Group in a sign of solidarity with him. Trehan had on Wednesday...
  • I built Escorts from scratch: Trehan June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: Dr Naresh Trehan is all set to join Apollo Hospital just days after Fortis reinstated him as the Executive Director of Escorts. He says the split with the Escorts management in the end was amicable . Dr Trehan will soon join the Apollo Group of hospitals. He said on...
  • Trehan sells stake at Escorts, quits June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: Following days of a bitter battle with the promoters of Escorts Heart Institute, noted cardiologist Naresh Trehan on Wednesday joined Apollo Hospitals after quitting as Executive Director of EHIRC, where he is understood to have sold his 10 per cent stake for an estimated Rs 70 crore. Trehan announced...
  • Dr Trehan to join Apollo group June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: Famed cardiac surgeon Naresh Trehan on Wednesday resigned as the Executive Director of the Escorts Heart Institute in Delhi and will join the join the Apollo group of hospitals. Trehan was involved in a dispute with Fortis Healthcare, which owns Escorts, two weeks back. He was removed as Executive...
  • Trehan back, pleased over end May 26, 2007

    New Delhi: The Face off between Dr Naresh Trehan and the management of Escorts Heart Institute has finally been resolved. He is having his cake and eating it too Naresh Trehan has emerged victorious from his stand off with Fortis. The cardiac surgeon is Executive Director at the Escorts...
  • Trehan reinstated as Escorts' ED June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: The ten daylong standoff between Fortis Healthcare the managing group of Delhibased Escorts Hospital and renowned cardiologist Naresh Trehan has finally culminated in an outofcourt settlement. Dr Trehan has been reinstated as Executive Director of Escorts even as Fortis has apologised for the statements made by it...
  • Fortis wants to settle with Trehan June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: The weeklong standoff between Fortis Healthcare, the managing group of Delhibased Escorts Hospital, and renowned cardiologist Naresh Trehan seems to be heading for an early settlement after Fortis offered to go for an outofcourt settlement with the sacked cardiologist. "Fortis is open to an outofcourt settlement with Dr ...
  • Doc friends rush to Trehan's aid May 23, 2007

    New Delhi: The fight between renowned cardiologist Naresh Trehan and Fortis Healthcare on Wednesday took a new turn when an association of doctors who are supporting Trehan moved the Delhi High Court for setting up a committee to run Escorts hospital. An application in this regard was mentioned before...
  • Police registers case against Trehan May 23, 2007

    New Delhi: Eminent cardiologist Naresh Trehan landed in fresh legal trouble as a case of trespassing and vandalism was registered against him at the behest of Escorts management. Trehan and his close associates were not allowed to enter the healthcare institute on Saturday. However after much scuffle Trehan was permitted...
  • India 360: Trehan not treated badly May 22, 2007

    The ugly public sacking of one of India's most eminent cardiac surgeons Dr Naresh Trehan has sparked a fresh row between the doctors supporters and the top management of Escorts Heart Institute. The dispute reached a point of no return on Monday when Trehan's name was struck off Escorts Heart Institute's...
  • Fortis reshuffles ranks, Trehan out May 22, 2007

    New Delhi: The spat between eminent cardiologist Naresh Trehan and the Fortis management snowballed into a bigger controversy as the hospitals top management on Monday reshuffled the key posts including the one held by Trehan at Escorts before he was sacked. Escorts Hospital Managing Director Shivender Mohan Singh has taken...
  • It's Escorts vs Trehan's Medicity May 22, 2007

    New Delhi: The ugly public sacking of one of India's most eminent cardiac surgeons, Dr Naresh Trehan has sparked a fresh row between the doctors supporters and the Escorts top management. Dr Trehan's name has been removed from the Escorts hospital rosters despite the Delhi High Court ruling that was...
  • HC clears Trehan's way in Escorts May 19, 2007

    New Delhi: Noted cardiologist Dr Naresh Trehan of Escorts Heart Institute has been sacked from the post of executive director. The official reason cited by the management is conflict of interest between Trehan and the institute management. The hospital management has also lodged an FIR against him. A faceoff between...
  • High drama over Dr Trehan's exit May 19, 2007

    New Delhi: A highvoltage drama has unfolded at Delhi's renowned Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre and at the centre of the drama is countrys topmost cardiologist Dr Naresh Trehan. In a sudden move, Fortis Healthcare on Friday announced the exit of Dr Naresh Trehan, giving a big jolt the medical...
  • Naresh Trehan denies Fortis axed him May 19, 2007

    New Delhi: Differences between the promoters of Fortis Healthcare, owner of Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre (EHIRC), and Dr Naresh Trehan erupted on Friday with the management announcing his exit, but the renowned cardiologist denied any such move. What nonsense, I am not going to quit, I have my...