India's consumption, GDP growth to get boost from 'La Nina'

India's consumption, GDP growth to get boost from 'La Nina'

The probability is improving for a La Nina event leading to a good monsoon in India which could provide a major boost to consumption, investment and GDP growth, says a Deutsche Bank report.

 

Rate cuts, lower oil prices to boost consumption: BofA

Bank of America Merill Lynch Monday said it sees a recovery in consumption equivalent to 1 percentage point of India's GDP in the next few months on lending rate cuts, expected hike in salaries by government and savings from lower oil prices.

High rice prices lead to reduced consumption: Survey

Rising prices of rice in the open market prompted households to reduce consumption and rely on ration shops to buy it at controlled rate, shows a government survey.

Yeh Dil Mange More! So what if I’m 64!

As India made the big choice to embrace freedom, on ground there was little to celebrate.

Yeh Dil Mange More! So what if I’m 64!

As India made the big choice to embrace freedom, on ground there was little to celebrate.

Alcohol `a major cause of cancer`

The IARC has long maintained that there is a causal link between alcohol consumption and cancers.

Gene linked to alcohol consumption identified

A team of researchers has discovered a gene that appears to play a role in regulating how much alcohol people drink.

Alcohol `a major cause of cancer`

The IARC has long maintained that there is a causal link between alcohol consumption and cancers.

Daily ginger consumption eases muscle ache

Research has now found that daily ginger consumption also reduces muscle pain caused by exercise.

Daily ginger consumption eases muscle ache

Research has now found that daily ginger consumption also reduces muscle pain caused by exercise.

Sugar-sweetened beverages increase Type 2 diabetes

Consumption of one-two sugary beverages like soft drinks, iced teas per day increases risk of type 2 diabetes.

Sugar-sweetened beverages increase Type 2 diabetes

Consumption of one-two sugary beverages like soft drinks, iced teas per day increases risk of type 2 diabetes.

Milk at civic schools was unfit for human consumption: BMC

Five days after students of civic
body schools took ill after consuming flavoured milk, BMC
on Wednesday said it was unfit for human consumption.

UK booze consumption in biggest fall for 60 years

Britons bucked boozing trend last year with alcohol consumption showing its biggest decline since 1948.

UK booze consumption in biggest fall for 60 years

Britons bucked boozing trend last year with alcohol consumption showing its biggest decline since 1948.

`Avoid turmeric during Salmonella infections`

Consumption of turmeric should be avoided during the outbreak of food-borne diseases.

`Avoid turmeric during Salmonella infections`

Consumption of turmeric should be avoided during the outbreak of food-borne diseases.

Alcohol consumption in India to grow by 8% this yr

The total consumption of
alcoholic beverages in India is expected to touch 217.1
million cases in 2010, marking a growth of 8 per cent from the
previous year, according to a report.

High meat consumption ``linked to early periods``

A study suggests that girls who eat lot of meat during childhood tend to start their periods earlier.

High meat consumption ``linked to early periods``

A study suggests that girls who eat lot of meat during childhood tend to start their periods earlier.