Mahavir Cancer Sansthan and Research Centre is situated in Patna. It is premier institution in the state of Bihar for the treatment of cancer.
Mahavir Cancer Sansthan and Research Centre is situated in Patna. It is premier institution in the state of Bihar for the treatment of cancer. The requirement for a cancer hospital was long been felt in the region as there was no dedicated centre to cater to the needs of a large number of patients residing in the area. As treatment of cancer is very expensive not everyone is not capable of bearing its expenses the need for cancer hospital with philanthropic focus was long been felt.
Mahavir Cancer Sansthan which is a 350 bedded hospital in Phulwarisharif Patna. This famous cancer institute in the state of Bihar is e managed by Mahavir Mandir Trust. This modern and well equipped center for cancer therapy has come as a relief for the patients who are not able to bear the cost of cancer treatment in the big hospital chain of the metropolitans.
In a very short span of time, the institute has achieved a great popularity. A large number of patients from weaker sections of society are getting benefitted from this charitable cancer hospital in Patna.
The institute is well connected from Patna airport and Patna railway station so getting there is quite easy.
Patna, May 21 (ANI): Controversial former lawmaker, Pappu Yadav exited from prison in Patna after being acquitted by a court in the 1998 murder case of a regional communist leader.
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who is busy with the ongoing 66th Cannes International Film Festival, is extending her stay in the French riviera to attend a fashion show for amFar (The American Foundation for AIDS Research).
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New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) A day before CAG Vinod Rai demits office, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari Monday accused him of "fiction writing" on some figures of alleged corruption, saying that the country's top auditor had done the greatest disservice to the nation by tossing "mystical numbers".
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Students, who have filled the application form for the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2013 and have not received the CLAT Admit Card 2013 so far via speed post, can download it from the CLAT official website " http://clat.ac.in/clat/admit.php "
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Hamilton (Bermuda), May 7 (IANS/CMC) Half-centuries by Pradeep Airee and Sharad Vesawkar helped Nepal beat Uganda by five wickets to secure the 50-overs ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Division 3 title at the National Sports Centre.
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New Delhi, May 6 (ANI): Union Defence Minister A.K.Antony replying to Gurudas Dasgupta and others in Lok Sabha on Monday said that no scientist of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) was involved in any terror plot.
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), May 6 (ANI): Indian Space and Research Organization (ISRO) is planning launch five rockets in 2013 from its launch pad at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, around 80 km from here. This will include a mission to Mars.
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London, May 5 (ANI): Facebook and other social networking sites can affect your mental health, scientists have claimed.
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New York, May 5 (ANI): Two former members of Congress who heard five days of testimony this week are convinced about supposed UFO landings and a government conspiracy to cover them up.
Tehran, May 4 (ANI): India and Iran has expressed deep concern over the continuing and unabated violence in Syria and called upon all sides to abjure violence and resolve all issues peacefully through discussions taking into account the aspirations of people of Syria.
Panaji, May 4 (IANS) Pakistan-sponsored terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba has trained militants even in Chechnya, from where the Tsarnaev brothers who have been accused in the Boston marathon bombings hail, former Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) official Amber Sen said Saturday.
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