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Health and wealth `more strongly connected` than previously believed
Health and wealth `more strongly connect...

Health and wealth `more strongly connected` than previously believed

Washington – A team of researchers have suggested that health and wealth may be more strongly connected than previously believed. The group examined Americans’ Google search patterns and discovered that during the recent Great Recession, people searched considerably more frequently for... read more »

New causes of diabetes discovered
New causes of diabetes discovered

New causes of diabetes discovered

Washington –  Researchers have discovered two new genetic causes of neonatal diabetes. The new research by the University of Exeter Medical School has provided further insights on how the insulin-producing beta cells are formed in the pancreas The team discovered that mutations in two... read more »

8 million lives saved since tobacco warning issued 50 yrs ago
8 million lives saved since tobacco warn...

8 million lives saved since tobacco warning issued 50 yrs ago

Washington, Jan. 8 (ANI): A new study estimates that 8 million lives have been saved in the US because of anti-smoking measures that started 50 years ago with the groundbreaking report from Surgeon General Luther Terry outlining the consequences of tobacco use. First author Theodore R. Holford,... read more »

Sugar-sweetened beverage tax could curb obesity and diabetes in India
Sugar-sweetened beverage tax could curb ...

Sugar-sweetened beverage tax could curb obesity and diabetes in India

Washington – A sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) tax can help reduce the rise in obesity and type 2 diabetes rates in India, a new study has suggested. Sanjay Basu and colleagues, from Stanford University, USA, estimated that a 20 per cent SSB tax across India could avert 11.2 million cases of... read more »

No plans to roll back gold import curbs: FM P. Chidambaram

Gold prices fall in Asia over upbeat U.S. trade deficit

Gold futures continued to trade lower on Wednesday after official data showed that the U.S. trade deficit narrowed to a four-year low in November, which bolstered the dollar by fanning... read more »

Anna Hazare's advice to Arvind Kejriwal - don't contest Lok Sabha polls

Anna Hazare’s advice to Arvind Kejriwal – don’t contest Lok Sabha polls

New Delhi – Even as the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) prepares to contest the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, noted social crusader Anna Hazare has advised Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to... read more »

Delhi C M & AAP leader Mr. Arvind Kejriwal says violence will not solve problems

Delhi C M & AAP leader Mr. Arvind Kejriwal says violence will not solve problems

New Delhi – Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday condemned the attack on his party’s office in Ghaziabad’s Kaushambhi by a... read more »

5 tips for men to understand women better

5 tips for men to understand women better

1) communication should not be a problem, as for the women there is nothing as appealing as a man, who listens to them. If a man wants to tell them something they wouldn’t mind... read more »

Goa bags best stall award at Travel and Tourism Fair (TTF),2014

Goa bags best stall award at Travel and Tourism Fair (TTF),2014

Panaji – Goa has been awarded the best designed stall at the Travel and Tourism Fair (TTF) Bangalore held recently. The three day fest brought together 175 participants, including... read more »