New York, March 27 (IANS) It is no secret that smoking increases the risk for cancer, heart disease, diabetes and even blindness. But puffing on a cigarette is not associated with a higher risk of dementia, says a new study.
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) Former MD and CEO of Punjab National Bank (PNB) Usha Ananthasubramanian has challenged the January 31 order of the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal’s (NCLAT) Mumbai Bench that made her a respondent in the PNB-Nirav Modi fraud case.
New York, March 27 (IANS) A county in New York state has declared a state of emergency following a severe outbreak of measles.
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) Veteran industrialist N.A. Soonawala, a long-standing trustee of the Sir Dorabji Tata Trust and Sir Ratan Tata Trust, has retired owing to health and advanced age, a statement said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) The JCB Prize for Literature, India’s richest literary prize given out annually, announced the jury for its secondA edition on Wednesday. It includes former Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian.
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a positive note up 200 points, while the Nifty crossed the 11,500 mark.