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Arvind Subramanian welcomes RBI's decision to cut down repo rate  Jan 15, 2:19 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 15 (ANI): Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian on Thursday welcomed the Reserve Bank of India's decision to cut down repo rate by 25 basis points from eight percent to 7.75 percent, saying the reduction will encourage the consumers and industries to spend more.
RiRi, Taylor Swift's songs help children get rid of pain  Jan 9, 10:29 am
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): A new study has found that songs by Rihanna, Taylor Swift and other singers gives a significant reduction in pain to kids after major surgeries.
Boxing India chief expresses satisfaction over Sarita Devi's reduced ban  Dec 17, 3:46 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 17 (ANI): Boxing India (BI) president Sandeep Jajodia on Wednesday expressed happiness over the International Boxing Association (AIBA) appreciating India's plea and granting a reduction in pugilist Sarita Devi's penalty from the earlier understood lifetime ban to a one-year ban and a monetary fine of 1000 CHF (Swiss Frank).
Market expert calls for interest rate reduction  Dec 13, 2:34 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 13 (ANI): As the retail inflation dips to 4.38 percent, market experts on Saturday stressed on the need to reduce interest rate in order to boost the country's growth rate.
Prenatal exposure to these 2 common chemicals can tank your baby's IQ  Dec 11, 10:38 am
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): A new research has revealed that prenatal exposure to elevated levels of two common chemicals found in the home, di-n-butyl phthalate (DnBP) and di-isobutyl phthalate (DiBP), are associated with substantial reductions in the IQ of children.
Petrol, diesel prices slashed   Oct 31, 9:40 pm
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): The Union Government on Friday announced a reduction in the price of petrol, with the cost of one litre dropping by Rs. 2.41, while the diesel price has been reduced by Rs. 2.25 per litre. The new rates will be effective from October 31 midnight.
NDMA conducts mock disaster management drill in Tripura  Oct 14, 11:43 am
Agartala, Oct.14 (ANI): The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) in association with the State Disaster Management Authorities of Tripura conducted a multi-stage mega mock drill for a hypothetical earthquake and fire incident on the occasion of the International Day for Disaster Reduction on Monday.
Rajnath Singh to launch plan scheme of mainstreaming civil defence in disaster risk reduction   Aug 19, 6:03 pm
New Delhi, Aug.19 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will launch the plan scheme of mainstreaming civil defence in disaster risk reduction here tomorrow.
CII welcomes RBI move to cut statutory liquidity ratio  Aug 5, 12:58 pm
New Delhi, Aug 5 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has welcomed the further reduction in statutory liquidity ratio (SLR) as a measure to channelize fund flow to the productive sectors of the economy.
Rising temperatures hinder Indian wheat production: Study  Jul 23, 5:29 pm
Southampton (United Kingdom), July 23 (ANI): Geographers at the University of Southampton have found a link between increasing average temperatures in India and a reduction in wheat production.
Pak petroleum ministry likely to reduce LPG prices  Jul 19, 1:26 pm
Islamabad, July 19 (ANI): Pakistan's Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas is likely to reduce the price of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG).
Only reduction in CO2 emissions can help address climate change  Jun 28, 11:56 am
Washington, June 28 (ANI): A new study has said that the politically expedient way to mitigate climate change is essentially no way at all.
PCB to again push ICC for Mohammad Amir's five-year ban reduction   Jun 24, 2:22 pm
Karachi, June 24 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has said that the board would be pushing the International Cricket Council (ICC) again for a reduction in the five-year ban on young pace bowler Mohammad Amir at ICC's Annual Conference that would be held in Melbourne on Tuesday.
Kiren Rijiju leads Indian delegation to 6th Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Bangkok  Jun 23, 2:27 pm
Bangkok(Thailand), June 23 ANI: Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju, is leading a high level delegation to the 6th Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) in Bangkok from June 22 to June 26.
Simona Halep opted to reduce boob size surgically due to 'uncomfortable' weight!  May 31, 9:46 am
Sydney, May 31 (ANI): Romanian tennis ace Simona Halep had to reportedly undergo a breast reduction surgery when she was a teenager as she could not play properly due to the 'weight' of the breasts.
Two aircraft engine concepts to reduce fuel consumption by 15 pc  May 28, 3:34 pm
Washington, May 28 (ANI): Two aircraft engine concepts, geared turbofan and open rotor, can enable a significant reduction to aircraft fuel consumption.
Rising CO2 level poses threat to human nutrition  May 11, 4:54 pm
Washington, May 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the rising levels of atmospheric CO2 can lead to major reduction of nutrients important to humans by 2050.
Dominique Blake's six-year ban for 'second' doping reduced on appeal  May 6, 12:06 pm
London, May 6 (ANI): The six-year ban on Jamaican runner Dominique Blake for a second doping offence has reportedly been cut to four-and-a-half years on appeal.
Man City facing heavy fine, cut in CL squad size for breaching UEFA's FFP rules  Apr 30, 9:56 am
Sydney, Apr 30 (ANI): Premier League stars Manchester City is reportedly facing a heavy fine and a reduction in the size of their Champions League squad for breaching the Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules of the UEFA.
Running too much could shorten your lifespan  Apr 2, 5:11 pm
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): Despite running regularly being linked to a host of health benefits, including weight control, stress reduction, better blood pressure and cholesterol, a new study suggests that running may not be all that beneficial.
Low-cal diet increases monkeys' lifespan  Apr 2, 1:02 pm
Washington, April 2 (ANI): Researchers have found in a study that a significant reduction in mortality and in age-associated diseases was seen among the monkeys, who had calorie-restricted diets.
Public smoking bans led to 10 pc reductions in preemies and childhood asthma  Mar 28, 11:28 am
Washington, March 28 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that rates of both preterm birth and hospital admissions for asthma were reduced by 10 percent after laws that prohibited smoking in public places were implemented.
US says sentence for 'Osama doc' Shakil Afridi 'unjust'   Mar 19, 12:09 pm
Islamabad, Mar. 19 (ANI): The United States has said the 10-year sentence reduction for Dr Shakil Afridi, who helped CIA track slain al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden to his hideout in Abbottabad in 2011, is a positive step but that his jail term is still unjust.
India's exports fall by 3.67% in February 2014  Mar 11, 8:38 pm
New Delhi, March 11 (ANI): The February 2014 trade deficit for India came in at USD 8.13 billion versus USD 14.12 billion in the corresponding period last year. The reduction was driven by a 17.09 percent fall in imports, which came in at USD 33.82 billion while exports fell by 3.67 percent to USD 25.68 billion.
Moderate weight loss can help prevent and cure obstructive sleep apnoea  Feb 12, 1:26 pm
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): A new study suggests that even a moderate weight reduction can prevent the progression of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA), and even cure it.