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BMI linked to postmenopausal breast cancer regardless of body shape  Apr 17, 11:40 am
Washington, April 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed that Body Mass Index associated with breast cancer, regardless of body shape.
US think tank's index ranks Pakistan among least religiously diverse countries  Apr 5, 3:36 pm
Karachi, Apr. 05 (ANI): A Washington based American think tank has published an index, which has reportedly ranked Pakistan among the least religiously diverse countries in a religiously diverse Asian region.
Good self-management among diabetics helps cut risk of mortality   Mar 27, 11:15 am
Washington, March 27 (ANI): Researchers have showed that patients with good diabetes self-management that is patients with a high self-management index, had a significantly lower mortality risk than patients with a low self-management index.
China's factory activity contracts for fifth straight month in March  Mar 25, 5:04 pm
London, March 25 (ANI): China's factory activity has reportedly declined for a fifth straight month in March, according to a new report released recently.
Tape measure better calculator for obesity than BMI  Mar 23, 1:56 pm
London, March 23 (ANI): Experts have revealed that a simple tape measure can help you calculate obesity better than the lengthy and often confusing current body mass index (BMI).
BMW India ranks highest in sales and customer satisfaction in luxury car segment   Mar 20, 7:13 pm
Barcelona/New Delhi, Mar.20 (ANI): BMW India ranked highest in sales and customer satisfaction in luxury car segment in both the J.D. Power Asia Pacific Sales Satisfaction Index Study 2013 and the J.D. Power Asia Pacific Customer Service Index Study 2013.
Fried food can be more dangerous if you have wrong genes   Mar 19, 10:36 am
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that people with a genetic predisposition to obesity are at a higher risk of obesity and related chronic diseases from eating fried foods than those with a lower genetic risk.
People with healthy BMI but big waists more likely to die young   Mar 13, 11:20 am
Washington, March 13 (ANI): A new study has found that a healthy body mass index is not enough to save people with large waist circumferences from untimely death resulting from various diseases including heart disease, respiratory problems, and cancer.
China aims at 7.5% GDP growth, more jobs, deep economic reforms for 2014  Mar 5, 1:45 pm
Beijing, Mar. 05 (ANI): In his government work report, Chinese premier Li Keqiang, has reportedly highlighted GDP growth of about 7.5 percent as one of the major targets for this year.
Genetic signals linking body weight to high risk of type 2 diabetes, heart diseases found  Mar 5, 12:49 pm
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Two recent genetic studies expand the list of genes involved with body fat and body mass index, and their connection to major Western health problems, which includes heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes.
Mumbai ranked 'world's cheapest city'   Mar 5, 10:55 am
Sydney, Mar. 05 (ANI): Mumbai has been rated as the world's cheapest city, according to the Worldwide Cost of Living Index.
Singapore rated 'most expensive' city in world  Mar 5, 10:55 am
Sydney, Mar. 05 (ANI): Singapore is the most expensive city in the world, according to the Worldwide Cost of Living Index.
Why dark chocolate is good for your heart  Feb 28, 9:42 am
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): Researchers have suggests that consumption of dark chocolate lowers the augmentation index, a key vascular health predictor, and reduces adhesion of white blood cells to the vessel wall
'Body Shape Index' better predictor of mortality than 'Body Mass Index'  Feb 25, 10:53 am
Washington, Feb. 25 (ANI): A new study have found that A Body Shape Index (ABSI), is a more effective predictor of mortality than Body Mass Index (BMI), the most common measure used to define obesity.
Slim, attractive men have less nasal bacteria than heavier counterparts  Feb 19, 11:44 am
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): A new study has revealed a link between Body Mass Index (BMI) and the amount of bacteria colonizing noses, suggesting that heavier men harbor more potentially pathogenic species of bacteria in their nose, compared with slimmer, more traditionally attractive men.
Google launches Search Appliance Update   Feb 12, 4:37 pm
Washington, Feb. 12 (ANI): Google has reportedly launched a software update to Google Search Appliance (version 7.2) that would allow companies to manage how unstructured content is indexed while giving users access to new search features.
India ranks 140th in world's Press Freedom Index  Feb 12, 3:19 pm
Paris, Feb. 12 (ANI): India has been ranked 140 in the list of countries in the world with press freedom.
CII feels International IP Index does not give true picture of India's IP ecosystem  Feb 11, 6:11 pm
New Delhi, Feb.11, (ANI): Commenting on the Global Intellectual Property Centre's International IP Index 2014 which presents India as the weakest among 25 countries, the Confederation of Indian Industry on Tuesday said the index does not represent the true picture of India's IP ecosystem.
How to find if your child will grow up to be overweight  Feb 10, 11:48 am
Washington, Feb. 10 (ANI): Researchers, set up an interactive website to gather information about childhood predictors of adult body mass index (BMI) from the general public.
Delhi ranked most competitive city in Manufacturing Competitiveness Index 2014  Feb 4, 12:00 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 4 (ANI): Delhi has emerged as the most competitive city-state in a new report that has done an in-depth assessment of states in India according to different stages of development on the Manufacturing Competitiveness Index.
China's service sector growth hits lowest level in five years   Feb 4, 11:17 am
Beijing, Feb. 4 (ANI): China's service sector growth fell to a five-year low in January, an official survey showed.
San Francisco, London, Dubai among 'top 10' most dynamic business cities in world  Feb 3, 1:29 pm
Dubai, Feb.3 (ANI): San Francisco has been reportedly named the first most dynamic city in the world for business, followed by London and Dubai.
China's manufacturing sector growth contracts for first time in six months   Jan 24, 11:40 am
London, Jan. 24 (ANI): China's manufacturing sector contracted in January, an initial survey by HSBC has indicated.
Government to auction stocks worth Rs.500 crore on Jan.29  Jan 23, 1:04 pm
New Delhi, Jan.23 (ANI): The Government of India have announced the sale/re-issue of 1.44 per cent of inflation indexed government stock-2023" for a notified amount of Rs. 500 crore through a price based auction.
Pak tops list of countries suffering most from religious hostilities  Jan 15, 2:00 pm
Islamabad, Washington, Jan. 15 (ANI): Pakistan has surpassed 198 countries to occupy the top spot in a list of countries suffering the most from social hostilities involving religion, the Pew Research Center's report showed.