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Over 60% urban Indian women at risk of diabetes, says survey

Lack of physical activity is linked to an increased risk of diabetes.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 14th, 2017

Why urban Indian women turn down better job opportunities away from home

In over two decades preceding 2013, female labour force participation in India fell from 34.8 per cent to 27 per cent.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 9th, 2018

Urban governance survey: Here is why Pune beat Delhi, Bengaluru fared worst

Indian cities could hardly score above 5, with Pune barely touching the 5.1 margin, compared to global megacities such as New York and London, which scored 8.8 each.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 15th, 2018

3 in 4 Indian women don"t work. Can Skill India, job guarantee change this?

Female labour force participation rate in India has fallen from 36% in 2005-06 to 24% in 2015-16, as per Economic Survey 2017-18.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 11th, 2018

Govt says no marital rape, survey shows 5.4% of married women are victims

Data from the National Health and Family Survey records marital rape even as Indian law has yet to criminalise it......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 11th, 2018

Catching up with sexual harassment

In India, 70 per cent of women said they did not complain for fear of reprisals, according to a survey this year by the Indian Bar Association.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 13th, 2017

Indian women are at higher risk of death due to domestic violence than US

Women in India are nearly 40 times likely to die after being assaulted than their peers in US.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 3rd, 2017

Indian banks most at risk among S-E Asian peers: Survey

Moody's polled 210 market participants on some of the industry's most pressing credit issues.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 26th, 2017

Future of Indian democracy will depend on how unusually brave its press is

Journalists in India's regional-language media regularly uncover, at great risk to their lives, turpitude among politicians, bureaucrats and businessmen.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard7 hr. 5 min. ago

6 dangerous things that can happen to your body when you drink too much

Getty Images [NED TO LINK HERE - The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism defines "low risk" drinking as three drinks per day for women and four drinks per day for men.] Drinking too much can have multiple ne.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider15 hr. 5 min. ago

Some Indian firms accept widespread bribery, corruption in biz: EY survey

There is increasing justification of unethical behaviour at the workplace as well as gaps in integrity.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard19 hr. 20 min. ago

Oil on the boil poses risk to Indian equities, says JPMorgan

Since 2014, India has underperformed emerging market (EM) peers during periods of sharp rallies in crude oil prices.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 23rd, 2018

Cognizant develops blockchain solution in partnership with Indian insurers

The solution will help insurers reduce the risk of data breaches, fraud and money-laundering, while delivering a superior experience to customers.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

CWG 2018: Manika-Mouma clinch silver in women"s doubles table tennis

The Indian duo, however, put up a fight but failed to match the pace of their opponents.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 13th, 2018

Indian banks need to improve risk management, governance practices: S&P

Axis Bank's risk management is seen as weaker than that of private sector peer HDFC Bank Ltd.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 12th, 2018

Survey: 1 in 3 Americans don"t know that a gender wage gap exists

In 2018, women as a whole are paid 20% less than men...and women of color are paid even less and one in three adults in the U.S. are unaware of the pay gap...Veuer's Chandra Lanier has the story......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 11th, 2018

CWG 2018: Indian women"s hockey team beat South Africa 1-0 to enter semis

India got couple of penalty corners but Gurjit Kaur and Rani Rampal couldn't make them count in the first two quarters.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 10th, 2018

Asia AM Digest: AUD, NZD At Risk if Political Jitters Hurt Stocks

DailyFX com To get the Asia AM Digest every day SIGN UP HERE The Canadian Dollar was one of the best performing majors on Monday supported by BOC s spring business outlook survey which rose to 16 in Q1 from 8 in Q4 2017 According to the Bank of Canada.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqApr 10th, 2018

H-1B: Thousands of Indian women find their American dream in jeopardy

Across the country, thousands of Indian families are caught in a similar dilemma because of the outsized role that they play in the H-1B visa program.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 8th, 2018

$60BN Manager About To Dump All US Holdings: "The Political Risk Is Just Becoming Too Much"

Anybody who has been paying close attention to international economic data (both the hard data, and the "soft" survey data) could tell you that the "synchronized global growth" narr.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 6th, 2018

These 2 women use knitting to cope with stress and mental illness — here"s why you should consider picking it up too

Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images A 2013 survey in the British Journal of Occupational Therapy found significant psychological and social benefits in knitting that are worthy of further research. The .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 6th, 2018