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Indian children remain underweight even as childhood obesity soars globally

Only one in 10 children gets adequate nutrition in India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 13th, 2017

Despite record highs, fund managers globally remain underweight Apple

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Active stock fund managers aro.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 2nd, 2017

The Key Reasons Children are Obese

The Key Reasons Children are Obese Childhood obesity has more than 2X’d in children and 4X’d in adolescents over the past 30 years, says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The Big Q: Why? The Big A: A study conducted by Brit.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 14th, 2016

268 million kids may be overweight globally by 2025: study

Researchers from World Obesity Federation in the UK have also released data anticipating that obesity-related conditions will rise among children.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 9th, 2016

"We will be shutting the door on an entire generation": Harvard, Yale, and Stanford write to Congress urging protection for DACA recipients

Getty Images In September, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. DACA provides temporary protection from deportation to some unauthorized immigrants brought to the US as children. Hundre.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider16 hr. 24 min. ago

Where do the children play?

U-17 World Cup reveals failings of Indian football.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 14th, 2017

Govt intends to unshackle universities, help them achieve global standards: Modi

Lamenting that no Indian university figures among the top 500 globally, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the government intends to unshackle these institutions and provide Rs 10,000 crore to 2........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineOct 14th, 2017

There’s been a shocking surge in the number of obese children

A new study in the journal Lancet provides new insight into the obesity epidemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2017

India had 97 million underweight children in 2016, highest in world: Lancet

If current trends continue, more children and adolescents will be obese than moderately or severely underweight by 2022, researchers said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 11th, 2017

Pricing issues make it tough to roll out more small cars: Volkswagen India

Firm will remain focused on premium segment and look to reach a 3% share of the Indian market by 2020 from the present 1.5%.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 11th, 2017

What the uncertain future of DACA means for employers

Since 2012, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program has allowed certain undocumented immigrants who entered the United States as children to apply for protections, including deferred action from deportation and authorization to w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2017

Brainstorm Health: Obesity and Cancer, Mylan Stock Soars, Online Doctor Ratings

Brainstorm Health Daily: October 4, 2017 Good morning, readers! This is Sy. As far as public health threats go, there are few that carry as many multifaceted risks as obesity does. The condition is linked to everything .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 4th, 2017

"Obesity is not an issue": Why the Indian government is courting foreign junk-food makers

"Obesity is not an issue": Why the Indian government is courting foreign junk-food makers.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 3rd, 2017

MediaTek to showcase India-specific chipsets at Indian Mobile Congress

Helio P23, which was announced globally last month, will make a formal entry into the market.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 26th, 2017

4 Reasons to be Bullish on Indian ETFs

The fundamentals of the Indian economy remain strong and lead investors to pour in money into these funds. Although the prime minister of India, Narendra Modi, has invited widespread .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 20th, 2017

Toys “R” Us files for bankruptcy

ASK young American parents about Toys “R” Us and they are likely to be able to sing a jingle from their childhood: “I don’t wanna grow up, ’cause maybe if I did, I couldn’t be a Toys ‘R’ Us kid”. For children of t.....»»

Category: topSource: economistSep 20th, 2017

Car sales in India to grow by 9% in 2017: Moody"s

Indian car sales will remain robust supported by impact GST as well as new model launches.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 20th, 2017

Indian highway liquor ban likely to impact sales, revenue: Diageo

Our expectations on overall performance for the year remain unchanged: Diageo.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 20th, 2017

There’s a ‘war between two food systems’ — and the big food conglomerates are winning

ReutersThe global obesity epidemic is getting worse. More people are now obese than underweight. Meanwhile, scientists say that a new kind of malnutrition — i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 19th, 2017

Patent to Pfizer could delay Indian vaccines for pneumonia

With global pharmaceutical giant Pfizer getting a patent last month for its pneumonia vaccine, Indian companies' plans to introduce cheaper products could get delayed.Pneumonia kills 200,000 children in India every year. The vacci.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 11th, 2017

‘J&K is and will remain an integral part of India’

India has told Pakistan that Jammu and Kashmir will remain its integral part and criticised Islamabad for using terrorism as “tool of state policy” to covet the Indian territory.Senior Indian diploma........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 8th, 2017