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15 January, 2019 12:37 PM Too much or too less sleep can increase heart disease risk

London: Men who sleep less than six hours a night may be at an increased risk of cardiovascular disease compared to those who sleep between seven and eight hours, a new study suggests. The study showed that poor quality sleep of less than six hours increases the risk of atherosclerosis by 27 per cent compared to seven to eight hours of sleep. Atherosclerosis 149

15 January, 2019 2:35 AM Oil prices edge up on supply cuts, but weakening economic outlook caps gains

Oil prices inched up on Tuesday amid supply cuts by producer club OPEC and Russia, although the darkening economic outlook capped gains. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $50.78 per barrel at 0041 GMT, up 27 cents, or 0.5 percent, from their last settlement. "The impact of OPEC+ cuts, Iran sanctions and lower month-on-month growth 90

3 January, 2019 7:00 AM Netflix's New CFO Had Contract Barring Him From Job Shopping

Netflix has recruited heavily from competitors in the entertainment industry as it increases production of TV shows and movies. Spencer Neumann, who was abruptly put on leave by Activision Blizzard Inc. and then fired from his job as chief financial officer, had a provision in his contract that barred him from negotiating with other potential employers 97

27 December, 2018 5:59 AM Short-height people in ICU at increased death risk

 Lot of intensive care equipment is set up for average-sized male patients. Toronto: Patients in intensive care units (ICUs) who are shorter in height are more likely to die in hospital than taller ones who have much better survival rates, finds a new study. The study showed that the average-height man's odds of dying are just over 22 percent, but that death 105

22 December, 2018 12:54 PM Few Turn Out For French "Yellow Vest" Protests, Driver Dies At Road Block

Several demonstrations were expected across France on Saturday, including a march in the formal royal city of Versailles. A man died in southern France on Friday when his car hit a truck at a road block erected by "Yellow Vest" protesters, raising the death toll linked to the anti-government demonstrations to 10, the authorities said on Saturday 71

22 December, 2018 3:38 AM White House unveils goals for Japan trade talks

The United States is aiming to secure duty-free market access for American industrial products and reduce or eliminate tariffs for US agricultural goods. The White House on December 21 laid out objectives for trade talks with Japan, setting the clock for them to begin as early as January 20, as the administration seeks to slash the United States' $69 billion 147

21 December, 2018 12:04 PM Sompo increases stake in Universal Sompo General Insurance to 34.6%

After buying stake from Karnataka Bank, Sompo Japan Nipponkoa is the largest shareholder in Universal Sompo Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance, a wholly owned subsidiary of Japan’s Sompo Holdings, has raised its ownership to 34.6 percent from 28.4 percent in Universal Sompo General Insurance. The company announced that with this transaction, they have become 95

11 December, 2018 6:26 AM Confident Of A Congress Government In Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot

Senior Congress leader Ashok Gehlot said the decision on the chief minister's post would be taken by Congress president Rahul Gandhi and party MLAs. Senior Congress leader Ashok Gehlot said on Tuesday that he was confident that his party would form the government in Rajasthan. The decision on the chief minister's post would be taken by Congress president 119

3 December, 2018 6:55 AM Crude reality remains restricted to demand-supply, even as OPEC meets on December 6

In the upcoming meeting of OPEC on December 6, it is widely believed that Saudi Arabia may not cut its crude oil production by much, if at all It is estimated that a $10 per barrel increase in crude oil prices increases the current account deficit of India by $15 billion, or around 0.50 percent of GDP. Rising crude oil prices have also a profuse knock-on 52

28 November, 2018 2:15 AM Stocks in the news: Yes Bank, Mphasis, Lupin, PNB, Reliance Capital, Inox Wind

Reliance Capital | Inox Wind | Orient Electric | Yes Bank | Lupin | PNB and Axiscades Engineering Technologies are stocks which are in the news today. Punjab National Bank: Fitch ratings affirmed PNB's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at BBB- and its Viability ratings at 'b' while removing it from Rating Watch Negative. Yes Bank: Moody's Investors 106