Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

cleft lip


Government plans campaign to wipe out cases of cleft lip in state

April 06, 2015 1:20 am

As per the state govt records, the entirely correctable deformity affects nearly 3,500 births in Gujarat.

Bringing back the smiles

November 17, 2013 5:50 am

Janardhan Shambhu,42,a resident of Vikhroli,was born with cleft lip and palate.

PGI’s stake in a smile: 1,500 free cleft lip operations for children

July 25, 2013 3:29 am

From last five years,the plastic surgery department of Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research has performed more than 1,500 cleft lip/palate operations free of cost.

Oscar-winning ‘Smile Pinki’ director eyes change through film

June 03, 2009 11:03 am

A short film about a poor Indian girl with a cleft lip fetched Megan Mylan her maiden Oscar this year.

Pinki's tale fetches Academy Award for Mylan

February 23, 2009 10:47 am

The tale of a Uttar Pradesh girl and her fight against the social stigma of a cleft-lip won the Oscar award.

Pinki's journey from Mirzapur to the Oscar red carpet

February 18, 2009 12:00 pm

Pinki gives a puzzled expression when you ask her what an Oscar means but is excited about going to USA.