Wary Parisians vow to keep party going one week after attacks| Reuters
Nov 21, 2015 at 06:31 | Source:
PARIS Parisians braved the cold and rain on Friday to go for drinks and make sure the lights stayed on in the trendy, multicultural eastern parts of the capital that were hit by Islamist militants only a week ago.Many of the 130 victims of last Frida...
Long-lost Faulkner play published for the first time
Nov 20, 2015 at 22:33 | Source:
NEW YORK: "'Twixt Cup and Lip," written soon after World War I and being published for the first time, is a one-act comedy in which a modern, free-thinking woman finds herself courted by two men and changes her mind at the last moment.Compa...
Yes, processed meats, hot dogs, bacon, cold cuts do cause cancer: WHO
Oct 27, 2015 at 00:05 | Source:
PARIS: Hot dogs, bacon, cold cuts and other processed meats raise the risk of colon, stomach and other cancers, and red meat probably contributes to the disease, too, the World Health Organization said Monday, throwing its considerable authority behi...
Bacon, ham, sausages have same cancer risk as cigarettes: WHO report
Oct 23, 2015 at 19:47 | Source:
London:Bacon, ham and sausages have the same cancer risk as cigarettes, according to a report by the World Health Organisation (WHO), set to be published on Monday, a media report said.WHO is expected to list processed meat as a carcinogenic substanc...
Cheers! Beer giants AB InBev, SABMiller brew up $100 bn deal
Oct 13, 2015 at 19:45 | Source:
Brussels/London: ABMiller has indicated that its board would be prepared to accept the offer and has asked for a two-week extension to the UK-imposed deadline set for 1600 GMT on Wednesday for a formal bid. The new deadline is on 28 October. "We...
Sensex snaps six-day winning streak, blue chips fall| Reuters
Oct 09, 2015 at 02:15 | Source:
MUMBAI Indian stock markets retreated from their highest levels in nearly 1-1/2 months on Thursday, snapping a six-day winning streak, on profit-taking in blue chips while lack of announcements on restructuring power distributors' burgeoning loans al...
Lessons in failure for athletes from Mahatma Gandhi
Oct 02, 2015 at 16:42 | Source:
Having played junior competitive sports, I have always been intrigued by what drives success and how some of the greatest world beaters dealt with failure. In the current Indian context, "Failure" is a dreaded concept; to fail is shameful a...