My son needs urgent bone marrow transplant and I don’t know how to pay for it.

My 9-year-old son Ashok Kumar has been diagnosed with thalassemia major and needs to undergo regular blood transfusions and chelation. He will also need to undergo a bone marrow transplant for complete cure and has a fully matched 10/10 HLA sister but we cannot afford to pay for it. The onset of his illness was so […]

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Aamir Khan to attend Belfast Film Festival in Ireland

amir Khan will attend the 19th Belfast Film Festival, Northern Ireland’s leading film festival, on April 16. The festival will kick off a new five-year ‘cultural diversity in film’ project this year. At the event, Aamir will participate in a conversation with Nasreen Munni Kabir, author of 17 books on Hindi cinema. The actor will […]

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Melbourne Not Barcelona Key For Lewis Hamilton As Sebastian Vettel Edges Testing

Lewis Hamilton reckons Ferrari are “half a second” faster than their pitlane rivals based on the evidence of pre-season testing in Barcelona. Mercedes’ world champion was speaking on Friday as out on the circuit Sebastian Vettel set the fastest lap time of the winter. “This is going to be the toughest battle yet. Ferrari, their pace is very good […]

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Rennes Fight Back To Stun 10-Man Arsenal In Europa League

Arsenal face a major battle if they are to reach the Europa League quarter-finals after a 3-1 defeat away to Rennes in France on Thursday, despite Alex Iwobi putting the Gunners ahead early on. Iwobi’s goal gave the Premier League side the perfect start in this last 16, first leg at a raucous Roazhon Park, but the […]

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S.Korea’s Moon replaces minister in charge of relations with North

South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in has replaced his unification minister in charge of relations with North Korea and appointed a longtime confidant, Moon’s office said on Thursday. Kim Yeon-chul, a pro-engagement scholar who has headed the state-run Korea Institute for National Unification since last April, will replace Cho Myoung-gyon as the new point man on […]

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Sonia Gandhi, Rahul In Congress’s First Lok Sabha Polls List; No Priyanka

NEW DELHI:  Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi are among 15 candidates named by the Congress in its first list for the national election just weeks away. The list names 11 candidates in Uttar Pradesh and four candidates in Gujarat. Rahul Gandhi, the Congress president, and his mother Sonia Gandhi, will contest from Amethi and Raebareli, […]

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Meet Bhargavii Mani, the brain behind LKG’s promotional campaign

How photographer Bhargavii Mani and team ensured that the recently-released LKG created enough noise LKG’s success isn’t only because of RJ Balaji’s wit and sarcasm. It’s also the result of a well-planned promotional campaign and colourful posters that have provided the right trigger for audiences to catch up with the film. The brain behind that […]

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Bikes to get costlier: Two-wheeler makers hike price by up to Rs 7,000

By Pritish Raj Two-wheeler manufacturers have started increasing prices of their products by up to Rs 7,000, depending on the engine capacity ahead of April 1 when it becomes mandatory for all bikes and scooters to have safety features like combined braking system (CBS) and anti-lock braking system (ABS). According to dealers, Hero MotoCorp, Bajaj […]

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