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20 February, 2018 1:39 PM Avoid These Foods If You Have High Blood Pressure

Sodium is one the main culprits when it comes to high blood pressure. Those living with high blood pressure or any other kinds of heart diseases should try and abstain from salt and sodium as much as possible. Most of the sodium that we consume comes from products like canned soup and tomato products, frozen pizza and packaged vegetable juice to name few. Processed 20

20 February, 2018 5:10 AM Fitch places PNB on 'Rating Watch Negative' with downgrade possibility

Fitch today placed Punjab National Bank on 'Rating Watch Negative' (RWN), reflecting a possibility of downgrade following the USD 1.77 billion fraud. The fraud-- the biggest ever in the banking history-- has raised questions on both internal and external risk controls as well as the quality of management supervision considering that the fraud went undetected 27

19 February, 2018 11:16 AM Does Coffee Really Give You Energy?

Picture this. It is 3:30 in the afternoon and you have just had your lunch. The post lunch slump has started to take a toll on your work. You can't keep your eyes wide awake and there are still 2 hours to go for the day to close. You head straight to the coffee machine, gulp down a mug or two and there you are, fresh as a daisy! Coffee has long been associated 41

19 February, 2018 10:20 AM Vidic to share his Premier League experience

Nemanja Vidic, one-time legend at Manchester United, will be a special guest at ‘The Football Movement’ on February 22, 23 and will be speaking about his Premier League experiences at the third edition. The UK Department for International Trade (DIT) together with the Premier League and India On Track, are bringing PL and Indian clubs, sports organisations 23

19 February, 2018 4:46 AM Virgin Signs 'Intent Agreement' to Build Mumbai-Pune Hyperloop That'll Reduce Travel Time to 25 Minutes

The Virgin Group on Sunday signed an "intent agreement" with Maharashtra to build a hyperloop transportation system between Mumbai and Pune, which aims to reduce the travel time between the two megacities to 25 minutes from the three hours at present. The first hyperloop route will link central Pune with the megapolis as well as the Navi Mumbai international 51

16 February, 2018 7:51 PM Karnataka Budget: No cheer for the liquor sector

Liquor is set to cost more as additional excise duty (AED) rates on Indian-Made Liquor (IML) have been hiked by around 8% across 17 slabs, barring the first slab (IML costing up to ₹449 a carton box). Last year’s budget had effected an increase in AED between 6% and 16%. Chief Minister Siddaramaiah cited the Supreme Court’s order last year on closure 54

15 February, 2018 5:45 PM Archbishop Desmond Tutu Quits Oxfam Role Over Charity's Sex Scandal

The statement said that Desmond Tutu, 86, was retiring as an Oxfam global ambassador as he withdraws from many of his public commitments. Johannesburg: Retired archbishop and Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu announced Thursday that he had quit his role as an ambassador for Oxfam after the British charity was hit by sexual misconduct allegations. "The Archbishop 36

14 February, 2018 7:03 PM ‘Impact of mining closure not as bad as in 2012’

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar reiterated on Wednesday that the State’s economy will not be impacted much from the February 7 Supreme Court order to cancel mining leases. The views of all stakeholders are being heard before deciding on the future course of action. Addressing a press conference after meeting a cross-section of legislators and listening 29

14 February, 2018 6:45 PM TDP decides to go slow on protests

‘Wrong signals should not go to investors at CII meet’ The ruling TDP is understood to have decided to go slow on organising protests over the “meagre” allocation of funds in the Union Budget for 2018-19 in view of the importance being attached to the CII Partnership Summit and Sunrise Andhra Pradesh Investment Meet slated for February 24 to 26. The three-day 25

14 February, 2018 6:28 PM UK Court Jails Man For Life For Rape-Murder Of Indian-Origin Niece

London: A 33-year-old British-Pakistani man was today sentenced to life imprisonment by a UK court which found him guilty of kidnapping, raping and murdering his 20-year-old Indian-origin niece. Mujahid Arshid killed Celine Dookhran in a jealous rage by slitting her throat and then dumped her body into a freezer, the Old Bailey court here was told during 65