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Relief for fliers as Govt. orders air passenger friendly measures  Jun 11, 6:26 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): In a development signalling major new relief for flying passengers, the Ministry of Civil Aviation on Saturday announced proposed passenger centric adjustments including a cap on cancellation charges, enhanced compensation for denying boarding by the airline and a massive reduction in fee for carrying five kg extra baggage in an aircraft.
Immunization reduces seasonal outbreak of chickenpox reveals Google searches  May 31, 1:19 pm
Washington DC, May 31(ANI): Human information-seeking behavior aka Google searches reveal that countries which implement government-mandated vaccinations for chickenpox show a sizable reduction in the reported cases over the years.
Marginal reduction in interest rates not enough to prop up investments: FICCI  May 16, 1:08 pm
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): FICCI's latest Quarterly Survey on Manufacturing indicates slowdown in manufacturing sector's growth for the Quarter 1 (April-June 2016-17). The survey had earlier indicated revival in the manufacturing activity in Q-4 of 2015-16, which seems to be slowing down in Q-1 now.
E-cigarettes reduce deaths from cigarette smoking  Apr 26, 10:27 am
Washington D.C., April 26 (ANI): According to a study, researchers suggest that use of regulating vaporized nicotine products, especially e-cigarettes can lead to cigarette smoking overall with a potential reduction in deaths from cigarette smoking.
Go green to ward off chronic diseases  Apr 22, 10:44 am
Washington D.C, Apr 22 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that green neighbourhoods lead to reduction in chronic diseases.
Sayfix expands piped drinking water  Apr 7, 6:39 pm
New Delhi, Apr 7 (ANI-NewsVoir): Nationwide, the urban water tables are diminishing due to the increasing population and expansion of piped drinking water. While in rural India, the reduction in recharge areas is resulting in dry lakes and ponds.
Rate reduction by RBI is a positive step: FICCI  Apr 5, 4:12 pm
New Delhi, Apr 5 (ANI): Welcoming the reduction in repo rate by 25 bps, the apex body FICCI commented the policy and the rate cut as a positive step, given the favorable conditions with respect to inflation and fiscal stability.
ASSOCHAM urges finance ministry to clear corporate tax above 34 percent  Mar 16, 1:57 pm
New Delhi, Mar 16 (ANI): The ASSOCHAM has approached the Finance Ministry for a clear road-map for reduction of corporate tax to 25 percent, which is effectively over 34 percent at present.
Charlie Sheen now wants reduction in child support for Denise Richard  Mar 16, 10:57 am
Washington D.C., Mar. 16 (ANI): After pleading for reduction in child support amount he pays to his former wife Brooke Mueller, Charlie Sheen now wishes for a cut down on Denise Richards' child support money.
Government encouraging tobacco consumption: Congress  Mar 15, 1:46 pm
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): Vexed over a parliamentary panel suggesting reduction in the size of pictorial warnings on tobacco products, Congress spokesperson Renuka Chowdhury on Tuesday accused the government of encouraging tobacco consumption.
Parliamentary Committee recommends reduction in proposed size of health warnings on cigarette packs  Mar 11, 9:47 pm
New Delhi, Mar.11 (ANI): A parliamentary committee has suggested a reduction in the proposed size of health warnings on cigarette packs.
World Kidney Day: Nephrologist Dr Gupta welcomes reduction in duty for dialysis equipment  Mar 10, 4:46 pm
Gurgaon, March 10 (ANI): The head of the Nephrology Department of the Paras Hospital, Dr P. N. Gupta has welcomed the decision of the Government announced in the budget to reduce duty on certain equipment for dialysis.
Charlie Sheen too tight to pay child supports  Mar 5, 12:38 pm
Washington D.C, Mar 5 (ANI): Seems like Charlie Sheen's financial well is really running dry as he has now asked for a drastic reduction in his child supports.
Govt. issues 'action plan' to achieve child mortality target   Mar 1, 3:01 pm
New Delhi, March.1 (ANI): India has made steady progress in reduction of under-five mortality rate from 126/1000 live births in 1990 to 49/1000 live births in 2013 as per the sample registration system report issued by the Registrar General of India.
Ariel Winter underwent knife for her 'happiness'  Feb 27, 10:03 am
Johannesburg, Feb. 27(ANI): Ariel Winter recently revealed that she underwent breast reduction because her large breasts were making her unhappy.
Jugnoo slashes rates by base fare and per km fare by 40 percent  Feb 22, 3:43 pm
New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Jugnoo, India's leading on demand auto rickshaw aggregator, announces reduction in its base fare by Rs. five and per km fare to Rs. four and Rs. three across metros and towns respectively. This is a progressive business strategy employed by Jugnoo to increase the demand and keep up with the goal of being the fastest and most affordable means of public transport in the country.
Weight-loss surgery goes long way in cutting diabetes, heart risk  Dec 23, 8:08 am
Washington D.C, Dec 23 (ANI): A new study has associated bariatric surgery with long-term weight loss and health risk reductions.
Essential to improve post-harvest handling and processing, says agriculture minister  Dec 9, 5:11 pm
New Delhi, Dec.9 (ANI): Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Radha Mohan Singh has said that while increased productivity is an essential component of a vibrant agricultural sector, improved post harvest handling and processing is also essential to ensure value addition, reduction in wastage and transporting good quality products to markets.
Diabetes care growth leads to major fall in amputations  Nov 23, 9:02 am
Washington D.C, Nov 23 (ANI): There has been a significant reduction in diabetes-related amputations since the mid-1990s due to improvements in diabetes care over this period, according to a new research.
Rijiju calls upon private sector to involve in Disaster Risk Reduction efforts  Oct 28, 11:09 pm
New Delhi, Oct.28 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday called upon the private sector to involve in Disaster Risk Reduction,( DRR) efforts.
Tech- stable policies combo can help avoid another `dark` age: World electricity firms  Oct 12, 8:03 am
Washington D.C, Oct 12 (ANI): An association of the world's leading electricity firms has described a future high-tech enabled world energy mix that would help nations meet climate-related CO2 reduction pledges and the expanding demand for electricity.
Greenpeace says India's INDC targets a step in the right direction  Oct 2, 2:54 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): Greenpeace India has termed the Indian government's climate targets (INDC) of 40% electricity from non-fossil fuel sources, and 33-35 percent missions intensity reduction by 2030 as 'steps in the right direction', but questioned the economic and social justification for a coal expansion of the scale envisioned. Greenpeace also supports India's need for finance and technology assistance from developed countries.
Rate cut by banks to propel growth and investments: FICCI  Sep 30, 7:01 pm
New Delhi, Sept 30 (ANI): In a statement released today, the FICCI expressed its delight over reduction process in the base rate by some of the major Banks, following the policy rate reduction of 50 bps by the RBI yesterday.
Agriculture Minister assures no reduction in production despite monsoon deficit   Sep 23, 10:15 am
New Delhi, Sept. 23 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has assured that despite fourteen percent monsoon deficit, there won't be any reduction in agricultural production.
`Gut-bacterial personalization` may be the next big diet trend  Sep 11, 9:03 am
Washington D.C, Sept 11 (ANI): As per a new study, your stomach bacteria determine which diet is best for weight reduction.