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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

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

Hot weather may increase diabetes risk during pregnancy: Study

For every 10 degree rise in temperature, women are 6-9% likely to develop gestational diabetes.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 15th, 2017

‘Working mothers avoid a second child’

An ASSOCHAM survey finds around 35% urban women prefer a single child.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMay 12th, 2017

Survey: Only 5% Indian women have sole control over choosing their husbands

Overall, 73% of the women surveyed reported their parents or relatives alone chose their husbands.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 12th, 2017

Low on Vitamin B12 during pregnancy ups diabetes risk for babies

Deficiency of vitamin B12 in mothers during pregnancy may put their child at greater risk of metabolic problems such as type-2 diabetes, scientists including those of Indian origin have warned. Res........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 7th, 2016

IRS 2017: Launch of new publications lifts Indian readership figures

According to the Indian Readership Survey 2017 (IRS 2017), newspapers added more than 110 million new readers since the last survey in 2014. The total readership (includes readers who have read the newspaper in the last one mont.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2018

Let"s stop taxing women

Indian women spend nearly 10 times as much time as men on unpaid care work, among the highest in the world.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2018

Thomson Reuters launches app with database of 1.8 mn unlisted Indian firms

The product is targeted towards large- and mid-cap companies and financial institutions and ensure effective risk management.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2018

The end to the pay gap between men and women earns the #notyet from a majority of women, a new survey finds

Most women and more than half of men believe the gender wa.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 18th, 2018

Ahead of Trump trip to Davos, survey points to rising risk of war

The risk of political and economic confrontations between major powers has risen sharply, according to a survey released by the World Economic Forum......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 17th, 2018

H1-B visa to Indian techies puts US workers at risk: Republican Senator

Grassely even looked to put blame on the H-1B workers for 'stagnation' of salaries in the technology sector.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 16th, 2018

Smart cities mission to improve ease of living for poor, women: Hardeep Puri

Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs (Independent Charge) Hardeep Singh Puri on Tuesday said that the smart cities mission is a step in the direction of achieving the vision of improving ease of li........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 16th, 2018

Citigroup to give raises to women, minorities to close pay gap

The big bank said an internal survey showed women get 99 percent as much as men in similar jobs and minorities in the U.S. get 99 percent as much as whites......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 15th, 2018

Record Indian stock rally must price risk from robots, says UBS Group

A global shift toward automation could be a significant negative, leaving many underemployed or without a job.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 15th, 2018

IIMB launches Women Start-up Programme

The Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) has launched Women Start-up Programme (WSP), the country’s first customised online and classroom initiative. The programme, launched at NS Ragha........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 8th, 2018

IIMB launches ‘Women Start-up Programme’ funded by Goldman Sachs, DST

The NS Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NSRCEL) at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) has launched the countrywide ‘Women Start-up Programme (WSP)’ funded by Goldman Sac........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 8th, 2018

National launch of Women Start-up Programme 2018 at IIMB

Indian Institute of Management - Bangalore (IIMB), Goldman Sachs - Bengaluru and Department of Science and Technology - Bengaluru plans to hold the nationwide launch of the Women Start-up Programme 2........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 5th, 2018