Eye banks may fix age limit for cornea donors

Eye banks may fix age limit for cornea donors
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Eye banks in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region are thinking of setting an upper age limit for cornea donation to reduce wastage of eyeballs and boost the utility rate. Eye donations from those above 80 may be accepted if the family is willing to give it for research and not for vision restoration.

June 26, 2017 at 08:30AM
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‘Black Eid’ in Ballabgarh to protest killing

‘Black Eid’ in Ballabgarh to protest killing
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Cutting across religious lines, a large number of people would celebrate Eid on Monday wearing black bands on their arms. A campaign to raise voice in support of Muslims was started on social media on Saturday and gathered pace on Sunday with the hashtag #StopKillingMuslims and #EidWith-BackArmBand.

June 26, 2017 at 06:04AM
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