Heart

  • 'Heart, Mind and Wallet' review: It curates the best of successful Indian ad campaigns 21-04-2014 10:50 AM

    Did you know that pillows too come with an expiry date? You might know about it, but I must confess that I was completely ignorant of it until I read Ankur Astha's 'Heart, Mind and Wallet.' This is one of the many interesting case studies referred to in the book,...
  • Scientists attempt to build a human heart with a 3D printer 12-04-2014 03:46 PM

    Louisville: It may sound far-fetched, but scientists are attempting to build a human heart with a 3D printer. Ultimately, the goal is to create a new heart for a patient with their own cells that could be transplanted. It is an ambitious project to first, make a heart and then...
  • Strong muscles in kids lower heart disease, diabetes risk 31-03-2014 01:02 PM

    New York: Teenagers with stronger muscles have a lower risk of heart disease and diabetes later in life, a study shows. Stronger kids also have lower body mass index (BMI), lower percent body fat, smaller waist circumferences and higher fitness levels. "It is a widely-held belief that BMI, sedentary behaviours...
  • Pakistani journalist Raza Rumi attacked in Lahore, driver killed 29-03-2014 09:37 AM

    Lahore: Two unidentified gunmen on Friday opened fire on senior Pakistani analyst and writer Raza Rumi, a highly vocal critic of the Taliban and religious extremists groups, leaving his driver dead and guard injured. Lahore police spokesman Niyab Haider told PTI that two motorcyclists intercepted Rumi's car at Raja Market,...
  • Loud music during wedding leads to clashes again; 1 dead, 9 injured 03-03-2014 07:59 AM

    A woman died while nine other persons were injured when a clash took place between members of two communities over playing music during a marriage ceremony at Hardakheri area in the district on Sunday. Saharanpur SSP Manoj Kumar said the incident took place during a wedding ceremony at the house...
  • How the heart-rate sensor in the the Samsung Galaxy S5 works 25-02-2014 02:20 PM

    Samsung Galaxy S5 is claimed to be the first smartphone with a built-in Heart Rate Sensor which enables users to measure their heart rate directly on their phone. Users can now check their heart rate at any time of the day and manage their condition accordingly.To measure their heart rate,...
  • Apple reportedly working on a device that could help predict heart attacks 17-02-2014 12:01 PM

    New Delhi: Facing a stiff competition from rivals in the mobile space, Apple seems to have decided to go a step ahead and expand into new product categories. But the new product Apple is reportedly working on is no less than a surprise. According to a report from the San...
  • Undertrial dies of heart attack in Rajgarh jail 11-02-2014 07:36 PM

    An undertrial facing murder charge died of cardiac arrest in the district jail in Rajgarh, police said on Tuesday. The deceased Madanlal suffered heart attack on Monday in the prison and collapsed on ground. His body was handed over to his family members by the jail authorities after postmortem, police...
  • Punjab: Woman dies of heart attack while doctors attend VIP function 06-02-2014 04:06 PM

    Hoshiarpur: A woman died of a heart attack at a hospital in Hoshiarpur in Punjab while doctors were busy attending a VIP programme in the hospital. The woman who died was the mother of a policeman. The policeman kept pleading for assistance and help within the hospital at the place...
  • JD(U) MLA Damodar Singh dies of heart attack 06-02-2014 02:39 PM

    Damodar Singh, the sitting JD-U MLA in Bihar Assembly, on Thursday died of a heart attack in Koderma, family sources said. 66-year-old Singh is survived by wife, two sons and a daughter, they said. Singh, who represented Maharajganj Assembly constituency in the neighbouring Bihar, came to visit his residence at...
  • Kanchi Sankaracharya Jayendra Saraswati stable after hospitalisation in Nellore 03-02-2014 08:45 AM

    Nellore: Kanchi Sankaracharya Sri Jayendra Saraswati is stable after being rushed to a hospital following a heart attack on Saturday. The seer has been kept in the ICU for observation. He was hospitalised on Saturday in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh after he complained of drowsiness and weakness, the police...
  • Gujarat: BJP MLA Vaghaji Patel dies following cardiac arrest 31-01-2014 07:06 AM

    Kutch: Sitting BJP MLA from Gujarat's Rapar Assembly constituency, Vaghaji Patel died on Thursday following cardiac arrest, party sources said. Patel, 55, complained of chest pain at home following which he was rushed to a private hospital in Rapar town where he died, they said. He had defeated Congress strongman...
  • 'Heart Attack' will be turning point in my career: Kesha 27-01-2014 12:01 PM

    New Delhi: Actress Kesha Khambhati, who will be seen in director Puri Jagannadh's forthcoming Telugu film 'Heart Attack' says the movie will give a new dimension to her acting career. "My wish to do a super hit movie in Puri Jagannadh's combination is being fulfilled with 'Heart Attack'. 'Heart Attack'...
  • Heart Centre launched at Jodhpur Hospital 18-01-2014 08:31 AM

    Premium healthcare group Narayana Health on Friday announced the launch of its first comprehensiveHeart Centre in Rajasthan at Jodhpur Medical College and Hospital (JMCH). The JMCH Narayana Heart Centre was jointly inaugurated by Kamal Mehta, Chairman and Managing Director, Jodhpur Medical College and Hospital and Dr Devi Shetty, Chairman, Narayana...
  • Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf suffers massive heart attack 02-01-2014 04:05 PM

    Islamabad: Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf on Thursday suffered a massive heart attack and had to be rushed to a hospital. Musharraf was taken to hospital when he complained of heart ache while on his way to a court to face trial in a high treason case. Musharraf's party, the...
  • Samajwadi Party MLA Syed Kasim dies of cardiac arrest 31-12-2013 11:33 AM

    Samajwadi Party MLA from Sadar Assembly seat Syed Kasim Hasan passed away following a cardiac arrest. Kasim, 74, suffered pain in the chest on Monday evening after which he was rushed to a district hospital. He was then referred to a heart institute in Kanpur where he died, his family...
  • Farooq Sheikh dies of heart attack in Dubai 28-12-2013 10:40 PM

    Bollywood actor Farooq Sheikh died of heart attack in Dubai at the age of 65. He was best known for his contribution to parallel cinema in the 1970s and 1980s. Born on March 25, 1984 to Mustafa and Farida Sheikh in Gujarat's Baroda District, Farooq Sheikh was the eldest of...
  • Illayaraja is fine, says nephew Venkat Prabhu 24-12-2013 04:47 PM

    Chennai: Music maestro Illayaraja, who suffered a mild heart attack, is now absolutely fine, said his nephew, Tamil filmmaker Venkat Prabhu. Illayaraja suffered a minor heart attack on Monday. The 70-year-old was rushed to Apollo Hospital here after he complained of chest pain. Doctors who attended on him ascertained that...
  • Ilayaraja suffers mild heart attack 23-12-2013 06:12 PM

    Chennai: Music maestro Illayaraja suffered a mild heart attack on Monday. He was rushed to a hospital and is out of danger, said his manager. "He was admitted to Apollo Hospital this afternoon after he complained of some chest pain at his residence. The doctors confirmed that it was a...
  • First human artificial heart transplant performed in France 22-12-2013 03:47 PM

    For the first time, an artificial heart that may give patients up to five years of extra life has been successfully implanted in a 75-year-old French man. The artificial heart, designed by French biomedical firm Carmat, is powered by Lithium-ion batteries that can be worn externally. The heart that was...
  • J&K: 80-year-old dies after magistrate stops ambulance carrying him 12-12-2013 09:43 AM

    An 80-year-old heart patient being rushed to the hospital died on the way in Srinagar. He could have been saved had the driver of the ambulance not been stopped. ...
  • Vinod Kambli still in ICU, but stable 01-12-2013 09:38 PM

    Mumbai: Former Indian cricketer Vinod Kambli, admitted to Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai on Friday after he apparently suffered a heart attack, continues to be in ICU and is under observation. "Kambli continues to be in ICU. He is stable and under observation," a hospital source said on Sunday night. The...
  • Vinod Kambli recovering from heart attack, stable in the ICU 30-11-2013 01:09 PM

    Former India cricketer Vinod Kambli, who suffered a heart attack on Friday while driving and was taken to hospital by a traffic police officer, is stable and being monitored in the intensive care unit of the Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai. "He is in the intensive care unit and we are...
  • Please take me to hospital, otherwise I will die, pleaded Vinod Kambli 29-11-2013 10:28 PM

    Mumbai: Former India cricketer Vinod Kambli was in all sorts of trouble before being rushed to a hospital here, apparently after suffering a heart attack, and said "please take me to hospital, otherwise I will die", according to a Mumbai Traffic Police officer. Famous for his world-record 664-run partnership with...
  • Telugu film 'Heart Attack' aimed at romanticisim? 27-11-2013 05:36 PM

    Chennai: Going by the first look poster of Puri Jagannadh-directed Telugu romantic-drama 'Heart Attack', which was unveiled online by the filmmaker Wednesday, the film is likely to be aimed at urban audience with romantic attitude. The poster features Nithiin Reddy and Adah Sharma only a few inches away from kissing,...
  • Kerala: Heart patient dies allegedly after wrong blood transfusion 26-11-2013 04:00 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: A patient died allegedly due to wrong blood transfusion at the Thiruvananthapuram medical college in Kerala, a state that boasts of high health standards. The police have registered a case based on the complaint of the patient's relatives. Sreekumar underwent a bypass surgery at the Thiruvananthapuram Medical College last...
  • Delhi By Heart is an eye opener in many ways 12-11-2013 05:35 PM

    Having spent a good part of my life in Delhi/NCR, I still somehow feel that I do not know the city quite well. Every time someone asks me something about Delhi, Google comes to my rescue at times and I end up loathing myself for not knowing most of the...
  • Chris Hemsworth to shed weight for 'Heart of the Sea' 07-11-2013 07:57 AM

    Los Angeles: Actor Chris Hemsworth, who gained 20 pounds of muscle to play superhero Thor, is now working on losing weight by going on a crash diet. The 30-year-old, who will be seen in 'Heart of the Sea', shared back story of why he needs to lose weight for the...
  • Gujarat DGP dies of heart attack while holidaying in Thailand 23-08-2013 09:08 PM

    Gujarat Police chief Amitabh Pathak died of a massive heart attack on Friday while holidaying with his family at Phi Phi beach resort island in southern Thailand. Pathak, 58, died while he was swimming, officials of the Indian Embassy in Bangkok told PTI. He had come to Thailand with his...
  • Australia: 42 minutes after her death, doctors bring woman back to life 19-08-2013 04:01 PM

    In a near-miraculous incident, doctors in Australia have saved the life of a 41-year-old woman who was clinically dead for 42 minutes after suffering a major heart attack. Vanessa Tanasio was rushed to hospital last week after the heart attack, but was declared clinically dead soon after arrival. Doctors at...