Rare

  • 'Sholay': Behind the scene photos and stills from deleted scenes 22-03-2014 10:58 AM

    "Holi kab hai...kab hai holi?" Anyone and everyone who has grown up on a steady diet of Bollywood films will know that this cult dialogue is from the hit '70s film 'Sholay'. The film, which was re-released in theatres in 3D earlier this year, saw a renewed interest in the...
  • India expanding nuclear weapon facility: claims US report 05-12-2013 05:49 PM

    Washington: A US-based think-tank has claimed that India is expanding its ability to produce highly enriched uranium for military purposes, including more powerful nuclear weapons, citing satellite imagery of an under construction gas centrifuge facility near Mysore. In their latest report, David Albright and Serena Kelleher-Vergantini of the Institute for...
  • Rare solar eclipse can be viewed online 03-11-2013 01:20 PM

    New Delhi: A rare hybrid solar eclipse Sunday, which won't be visible from India, can be viewed online. "This is the most interesting eclipse of the year because it is the rare hybrid eclipse in which some sections of the path are annular (where the Moon does not completely block...
  • TN: 3-month-old baby bursts into flames whenever he sweats 11-08-2013 08:54 AM

    Chennai: A three-month-boy bursts into flames whenever he sweats. The child has been suffering from a rare medical condition called Spontaneous Human Combustion. Doctors, however, said there was no cure for this rare condition and could be a result of his skin emitting combustible gases. Rahul first caught fire when...
  • India Positive: Doctors perform rare heart surgery on 3-month-old in Bangalore 13-07-2013 08:18 PM

    Doctors at MS Ramaiah Narayana Hrudayalaya Heart Centre in Bangalore perform a one-of-a-kind heart surgery on a three-month old child. Doctors claim this surgery is the first in India and only the fifth in the world. ...
  • Beaked whale, world's rarest, spotted in Pacific Ocean 06-11-2012 10:19 AM

    Wellington: The world's rarest whale species - the spade-toothed beaked whale has been spotted for the first time by scientists of New Zealand in the Pacific Ocean. "This is the first time a spade-toothed beaked whale has been seen as a complete specimen, and we were lucky enough to find...
  • Yuvraj's inclusion for World T20 surprising 10-08-2012 09:48 PM

    CNN-IBN's panel of experts were surprised at Yuvraj Singh's inclusion for the World T20, but hoped the left-hander regains his full fitness. ...
  • Feels like I'm making my debut: Yuvraj 10-08-2012 08:24 PM

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  • Yuvraj scores 47 in practice game 01-08-2012 10:48 PM

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  • Yuvraj discharged as chemotherapy ends 18-03-2012 09:13 AM

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  • Hemophilia need not mean the end of life 18-04-2011 08:41 AM

    New Delhi: Sunday was the World Hemophilia day. Hemophilia is a genetic disorder in which blood doesn't clot when a patient suffering with it gets injured. What's worse is that its a lifelong condition and the treatment is very costly. This is one of the few games Pranay Goyal can...
  • A film festival in Mumbai to showcase rare films 09-04-2011 10:59 AM

    Aarohi film society is showcasing a series of extremely rare first films, made by the likes of Vidhu Vinode Chopra, Kundan Shah, Sriram Raghwan, Rajat Kapoor and oter directors. The short films are as follows:- 1.Murder At Monkey Hill (1976/B&W/23 mins) Script & Direction " Vidhu Vinod Chopra. The situation...
  • Lost Vatican manuscripts go on display in Dallas 23-01-2011 12:32 PM

    Dallas: Rare, lavishly-illustrated manuscripts from the Sistine Chapel that were rescued from Napoleon's army, only to fall under the radar screen of art history for two centuries, on Sunday.go on display. The exhibit at Southern Methodist University's Meadows Museum, which will run until April 23, is the only chance for...
  • Myanmar holds rare elections amid heavy criticism 07-11-2010 08:09 PM

    Yangon, Myanmar: Voters in the secretive military-ruled nation of Myanmar cast their first ballots in 20 years on Sunday, as slim hopes for democratic reform faced an electoral system engineered to ensure that most power will remain in the hands of the junta and its political proxies. While it remained...
  • Doctors save toddler with rare genetic disorder 12-10-2010 11:25 AM

    New Delhi: Till just a month ago, Baby Tavish was at risk of bleeding to death at the slightest injury. He suffered from what's called Factor 7 deficiency, a rare genetic disorder that affects one in 5 lakh children, who are missing a key liver enzyme. Dr Soin: “For clotting,...
  • Watch: Reports from Rare Diseases conference 02-03-2010 12:41 PM

    Diseases that you don't often hear about but are lurking close by. ...
  • Doc Talk: The challenge of rare diseases 02-03-2009 11:30 AM

    Delay in diagnosis and psychological burden are some of the challenges. ...
  • CJ parents share story of son's rare disease 28-02-2009 12:04 PM

    CJs Ravi and Tasneem's son is suffering from a rare neurological disorder. ...