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BMI, a `flawed` measure of health Feb 5, 9:37 am
Washington D.C, Feb 5 (ANI): In what could be the death knell for that once-vaunted measure of health known as Body Mass Index (BMI), a new study has revealed that it incorrectly categorizes millions of "obese" people as unhealthy.
New Delhi, Feb 1 (ANI): At a time when central banks in most parts of the world are going to new lengths to ease money and push growth, the ASSOCHAM expects the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to at least take note of the fact for well over a year, the Wholesale Price Index (WPI) for several industrial products has remained in a deflationary mode, requiring an urgent infusion of life -saving consumer demand.
ORF leads think tanks in Asian region; ranked in 22 categories Jan 28, 5:31 pm
New Delhi, Jan.28 (ANI):Observer Research Foundation (ORF) led the Indian think tanks in Asia in the latest Global Go To Think Tank Index Report, released globally on January 28, 2016, becoming the largest ranked institution from Asia with 22 appearances in various categories.
Pakistan only SAARC nation with improved CPI score Jan 27, 2:04 pm
Islamabad, Jan.27 (ANI): The Transparency International (TI) has declared that Pakistan is the only country among the five SAARC members that improved its Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) score.
Deflationary trend indication of weak demand in economy: FICCI Jan 14, 5:29 pm
New Delhi, Jan.14 (ANI): Reacting to the latest WPI(Wholesale Price Index) based inflation numbers, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry(FICCI) on Friday said the continuation of the deflationary trend is an indication of weak demand in the economy.
Sensex, Nifty plunge on China woes, Nifty breaks below 7,600 Jan 7, 4:19 pm
Mumbai, Jan 7 (ANI): Ending at a four-month closing low, Sensex cracked 555 points or 2.18 percent to close the day at 24,851 after a sharp drop in the index in China, which led to a halt in trading in the market.
Sensex ends 285 pts down, Nifty below 7800 Dec 18, 5:09 pm
Mumbai, Dec 18 (ANI): The market has ended lower dragged by index heavyweights. The Sensex closed down 284.56 points or one percent trading at 25519.22.
FTSE TMX and SBI to launch FTSE SBI India Bond Index Nov 12, 6:01 pm
London, Nov.12 (ANI): FTSE Russell, the global index provider, today announced the signing of the letter of intent between FTSE TMX Global Debt Capital Markets and State Bank of India, to develop in partnership, a new index, FTSE-SBI India Bond Index, tracking Indian fixed income securities.
New Delhi, Nov 3 (ANI): In context to the 2013 EY-FICCI report on "Higher Education in India: Vision 2030", by 2030, India will be amongst the youngest nations in the world with nearly 150 million people in the college-going age group.
New Delhi, Oct. 29 (ANI): The U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) has lauded the government of India for undertaking significant efforts, resulting in improvements in India`s ranking on the World Bank`s "Ease of Doing Business" index.
More focus to be laid on Ease of Doing Business: ASSOCHAM Oct 23, 11:30 am
New Delhi, Oct 23 (ANI): ASSOCHAM in its release has stated that the Government has been successful in bringing down the corruption at the Central level in the last one year, while there has to be a lot much that needs to be done at the ground level for Ease of Doing Index.
September WPI and CPI largely in control: FICCI Oct 14, 6:33 pm
New Delhi, Oct 14 (ANI): FICCI in a statement released today said that its outlook at the recent data on both Wholesale Price Index (WPI) and Consumer Price Index (CPI) shows that inflationary pressures are largely in control. It states that the government should work more on addressing structural challenges.
Sensex closes up by 200 points; Nifty hits 7850 level Sep 23, 4:40 pm
Mumbai, Sept 23 (ANI): Recovering yesterday's losses, the market rallied earlier in the day with the Sensex ending up 171.15 points at 25822.99.
New Delhi, Sept.21 (ANI): The inaugural bilateral maritime exercise between India and Australia, AUSINDEX15, has concluded in Visakhapatnam, India.
August CPI falls to 3.66%, food inflation comes at 2.20% Sep 15, 10:32 am
New Delhi, Sept 15 (ANI): Battling high prices, the investors as well as the common man witnessed a relief with the consumer price index (CPI) for the month of August coming at 3.66 percent.
August CPI estimated 3.47 percent lower; WPI at -4.43 percent Sep 14, 2:06 pm
New Delhi, Sept 14 (ANI): The Consumer Price Index (CPI) has been estimated to be much lower at around 3.47 percent than the market, while the RBI has estimated it to be around four percent.
Australia and India in first maritime exercise Sep 12, 5:23 pm
Visakhapatnam, Sept. 12 (ANI): The inaugural bilateral maritime exercise between India and Australia, AUSINDEX15, commenced, with an opening ceremony held here on Saturday.
IIP for July beats estimates at 4.2 percent Sep 12, 1:42 pm
New Delhi, Sept 12 (ANI): The industrial activity, as measured by the index of industrial production (IIP), jumped to 4.2 percent from 4.4 percent (YOY) for the month of July.
Visakhapatnam Sept. 11 (ANI): The inaugural Bilateral Maritime Exercise between India and Australia, AUSINDEX-15 is being conducted off the East Coast of India from September 11 to September 15 here.
New Delhi, Sept 10 (ANI): The World Bank in association with a professional agency roped in by Government of India has analysed the regulatory procedures, key policies, reforms, efficacy of the single window systems and approval processes of all Indian states.
India among world`s worst places for oldies? Sep 10, 8:19 am
New Delhi, Sept 10 (ANI): India is ranked among the world's worst place to grow old, as per the latest Global AgeWatch Index from HelpAge International and the University of Southampton.
And the best country to live in if you`re over 60 is... Sep 10, 8:19 am
Washington D.C, Sept 10 (ANI): Switzerland is the world's best place to grow old, closely followed by Norway and Sweden, as per the latest Global AgeWatch Index from HelpAge International and the University of Southampton.
High BMI can reduce risk of rheumatoid arthritis in men Sep 9, 12:08 pm
Washington D.C., Sept. 9 (ANI): A new study has claimed that men with high BMI (Body Mass Index) have a lower risk of rheumatoid arthritis.
New Delhi, Sept. 7 (ANI): As per a study conducted by ASSOCHAM, there is a need to improve operational efficiency of ease of doing business index. India needs to develop its logistics services in the organised sector that would require apt PPP models. Models based on pricing policies to attract the private sector will be the most beneficial.
`Safe` amount of liposuction depends on body weight Sep 2, 12:42 pm
Washington D.C, Sept 2 (ANI): Wondering how much liposuction is 'safe'? A new study has revealed that the answer depends on the patient's body mass index (BMI).
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