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Berlin, Dec. 3 (ANI): India has been reportedly ranked lower in corruption than neighbouring Pakistan in Transparency International's Corruption Perceptions Index 2013.
Obesity linked to higher risk of hearing loss in women Nov 26, 11:54 am
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): A new research has revealed that a higher body mass index (BMI) and larger waist circumference are each associated with higher risk of hearing loss, while a higher level of physical activity is linked to lower risk of hearing loss in women.
India ranks 56 in global Web Index of online freedom and access Nov 22, 3:57 pm
Washington, Nov. 22 (ANI): India has been ranked 56 out of 81 countries in the annual Web Index, which looks at how the Web empowers people and delivers socio-economic impact.
Sweden tops global Web Index of online freedom and access Nov 22, 2:53 pm
Washington, Nov. 22 (ANI): Sweden has topped the annual Web Index which looks at how the Web empowers people and delivers socio-economic impact.
BMI could help predict type-2 diabetic patients' heart disease risk Nov 18, 10:56 am
Washington, Nov. 18 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a simple way to further predict a diabetic patient's risk for heart disease: by measuring their body mass index or BMI.
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): A new research has revealed that women who drink small amount of wine during pregnancy tend to be healthier in other ways than mothers-to-be who abstain completely.
Its official! Nibbling on chocolates can help you fight the flab Nov 8, 11:56 am
Washington, Nov 08 (ANI): Researchers have scientifically disproven the old belief that eating chocolate is fattening, as their new study has shown that higher consumption of chocolate is associated with lower levels of total fat (fat deposited all over the body) and central fat (abdominal), independently of whether or not the individual participates in regular physical activity and of diet, among other factors.
London, Nov 5 (ANI): The service sector of China, which is world's second largest economy, has reportedly grown at its fastest pace in a year in October, showing signs of recovery in the economy.
Bariatric surgery helps boost sexual function in women Nov 5, 10:11 am
Washington, Nov. 5 (ANI): Women who underwent bariatric surgery found that significant improvements in overall sexual function, a new study has found.
China's manufacturing activity at 18-month high Nov 2, 12:05 pm
London, Nov. 02 (ANI): China's manufacturing activity has reportedly grown at its fastest pace since the past 18 months in October.
Washington, Nov. 2 (ANI): A new technology called an "acoustic diode," which has been envisioned by researchers in China's Nanjing University, could dramatically improve future ultrasound images by changing the way sound waves are transmitted.
India ranks lower than Bangladesh in world prosperity index Nov 1, 11:31 am
London, Nov. 1 (ANI): India has scored lower than Bangladesh in Legatum Prosperity Index that assessed global wealth and wellbeing in 142 countries.
Islamabad, Nov. 1 (ANI): Pakistan has been ranked 132 in a total of 142 countries in the global prosperity index by Legatum Institute.
India tops global slavery index with 14 mn 'modern slaves' Oct 18, 12:29 pm
London, Oct. 18 (ANI): The Global Slavery Index 2013 has revealed India tops the list with highest number of people living in conditions of slavery, accounting for 14 million people.
London wins world's best city title Oct 6, 1:44 pm
Islamabad, Oct. 6 (ANI): London has won the title of best city in the world, according to the latest edition of the Anholt-GfK City Brands Index.
Pakistan 'worst place' for elderly: UN report Oct 2, 10:55 am
Islamabad, Oct.2 (ANI): Pakistan has been ranked the lowest in the UN's Global Age Watch Index that studied which nations around the world are well prepared to support the elderly.
Sweden best country to grow old in: UN report Oct 2, 10:55 am
London, Oct. 2 (ANI): The United Nations' has reportedly ranked Sweden as the best country in the world where the elderly have adequate social and economic support.
Washington, Oct. 2 (ANI): A new research has found that the association between body fat and mortality due to cardiovascular disease differs between south and east Asians.
Bihar, UP, MP, 7 others amongst 'least developed' states Sep 26, 6:53 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 26 (ANI): The report of the Dr. Raghuram Rajan Committee for Evolving a Composite Development Index of States on Thursday submitted its report to Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, and has identified Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, Odisha, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh as the country's "least developed" states.
Spending time with mother-in-law makes you happier! Sep 25, 1:18 pm
Islamabad, Sept 25 (ANI): Spending time with your mother-in-law can actually make you happier, a research has revealed.
Beijing, Sept. 18 (ANI): Singapore has reportedly retained its foothold as the most competitive city in Asia for third consecutive year in World Economic Forum (WEF) with key indicators, like strong performance and focus on innovation along with competitiveness.
CII welcomes return of industrial growth, economic recovery Sep 13, 11:32 am
New Delhi, Sept.13 (ANI): Commenting on the index of Industrial Production data for July 2013, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Director General Chandrajit Banerjee said CII has taken note of the return of industrial growth to the positive terrain, which marks a break from the past two months which evidenced a negative growth.
Washington, Sept 12 (ANI): Researchers have found that the breast cancer index (BCI) can accurately identify patients who continue to be at risk after five years of treatment with either tamoxifen or the aromatase inhibitor anastrozole.
Weight gain tied to mental well-being among women Sep 4, 1:51 pm
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): A new study has found that while physical health deteriorates when weight is gained, mental well-being seems to improve, especially in women.
Obesity related death risk increases with age Aug 18, 9:59 am
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): A new study found that the risk of death due to obesity increases as individuals grow older, despite past findings that predict a weaker association.
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