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Surgeons remove 232 teeth from Indian teenager MUMBAI: Surgeons in Mumbai have removed 232 teeth from the mouth of an Indian teenager in what they believe may be a world-record operation, the hospital said Thursday.Ashik Gavai, 17, sought medical help for a swelling on the right side of his lower jaw and the case was referred to the city's JJ Hospital, where they found he was suffering from a condition known as complex odontoma, head of dentistry Sunanda Dhivare-Palwankar told AFP."We operated on Monday and it took us almost seven hours. We thought it may be a simple surgery but once we opened it there were multiple pearl-like teeth inside the jaw bone," she said.After removing those they also found a larger "marble-like" structure which they struggled to shift and eventually had to "chisel out" and remove in fragments, she added.The youngster's father, Suresh Gavai, said that the family had been worried that Ashik's swelling was a ...

Depleting Indian water reservoirs need rains to prevent crop loss: govt NEW DELHI: India's reservoirs are depleting fast and monsoon rains need to pick up now if they are to have enough water to prevent a drop in output of major winter crops such as wheat and rapeseed that are sown from October, a senior government official said.Rains in India, the world's second-biggest rice, wheat and sugar producer, were 15 percent below average in the week to July 16, an improvement from the previous week's shortfall ...
Late monsoon starts farmer ‘journey to hell’ INDIA: Indian farmer Asghar Bhura scrapes a living by growing sugarcane, but this year's late monsoon has left his tiny plot parched and he will earn nothing from his harvest. Bhura will have to go and work for a big grower to feed his family of six, making 250 rupees ($4.00) a day, as he did when India suffered its last severe drought in 2009. "I have no option but to become a bonded labourer ...
At least 38 killed in China highway collision: Xinhua BEIJING: At least 38 people were killed in a collision between a bus and a van carrying flammable liquids in southern China, state media reported on Saturday, the latest in a string of accidents that have fuelled anger over unsafe transport.The crash in Hunan province happened in the early hours of Saturday when the van drove into the back of the passenger coach, triggering a fire and explosion, the official Xinhua news agency said.Five people ...
Super typhoon kills eight in southern China: Xinhua BEIJING: A super typhoon has killed eight people in China since making landfall on Friday afternoon, state media said on Saturday, after hitting parts of the Philippines and leaving 77 dead.Typhoon Rammasun reached the southern Chinese island province of Hainan on Friday, before striking parts of the mainland later on Friday and early on Saturday, said the official Xinhua news agency.The government had ordered an all-out effort to prevent loss of life from the typhoon, ...
India's fin minister says hopes rates will ease if inflation cools NEW DELHI: India's Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday he hoped interest rates would be reduced should inflation ease, days after data showed consumer prices easing to their lowest since figures were first published in January 2012. "Interest rates have gone up. Hopefully, if inflation moderates, they will come down," Jaitley told parliament.Jaitley did not give specifics on the level of inflation. Data on Monday showed consumer prices led inflation eased to 7.31 percent ...
UN mission welcomes start of Afghan presidential election's audit UNITED NATIONS: The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) has welcomed the audit of the results of last month's presidential run-off election.The audit, started on Thursday is part of a plan brokered by the United States and agreed to by the two candidates in the run-off, Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani, who have committed to participating in and abiding by its results. It involves a complete audit of the results of the run-off held ...

 



 
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