6-8 hours of sleep helps cut flab

Wondering how to lose weight without much effort? Don`t stress and get some good sleep.

Cut salt to ward off diabetes

A review of studies has found that reducing the amount of salt in diabetics` daily diet is key to warding off serious threats to their health.

3 Bananas a day cuts risk of stroke

British and Italian researchers have found that eating three bananas cuts the risk of a stroke.

B vitamins in mother` diet cut kid`s gut cancer risk

Experiments show that those born to mothers fed a diet supplemented with B vitamins are less likely to develop gut tumours.

Karnataka Assembly session cut short, adjourned sine die

With the opposition Congress and
JDS continuing their boycott, the ten-day session of the
Karnataka Legislative Assembly was cut short on Tuesday and
adjourned sine die.

Coffee cuts risk of lethal prostate cancer: Study

More is better when it comes to drinking coffee to ward off the risk of deadly prostate cancer, according to a major US study.

Cut your flab `even when asleep`

Want to burn calories? A full night`s sleep can burn around 200 calories.

Amarnath yatra duration cut in view of weather: Board

Ruling out pressure from separatists
for the decision to reduce the duration of annual Amarnath
yatra, SASB on Thursday said it was
taken keeping in view the weather conditions evaluated during
the past several years.

Drink lots of milk to cut heart disease

Drinking three glasses of milk per day decreases the risk of cardiovascular disease by 18%.

Broadcasters cut gay lyrics from ‘Born...’

Malaysian radio stations have removed gay lyrics from ‘Born This Way’.

How tomatoes cut prostate cancer risk

Scientists suggest that eating tomatoes reduces risk of prostate cancer.

Allergies cut risk of low and high-grade glioma

Researchers have found that allergies lower the risk of developing low and high-grade glioma.

Fruits cut lung cancer risk

Consuming a variety of fruit may reduce the risk of lung cancer by up to 23 per cent.

Electricity, water supply to Adarsh building cut

Power and water supply to Adarsh
Housing Society in Colaba in south Mumbai, which is the
subject of a major controversy, was cut off on Tuesday, after MMRDA
revoked the Society`s occupancy certificate.

Sharif asks Zardari to cut short UK visit over Cameron remarks

PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said the country has been "let down very badly" by President Zardari who went ahead with a visit to Britain despite Premier David Cameron`s remarks linking Pakistan to terrorism.

India to cut carbon intensity by 20-25% by 2020: Ramesh

India will be able to meet the
target of cutting carbon intensity by 20 to 25 per cent of
2005 level by 2020 without affecting growth, Environment
Minister Jairam Ramesh said on Saturday.

Possibility of workforce reduction next year: ArcelorMittal

Steel giant ArcelorMittal on Monday said there is a possibility of workforce reduction in its worldwide operations next year mainly on account of "natural attrition and production optimisation".

TARP costs likely to be cut by $200 bn: Report

The US plans to slash the project
costs of the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) by over USD
200 billion, says a media report.

China for 45% cut in CO2 emissions by 2020

China announced plans to boost its energy efficiency by slowing the growth of CO2 emissions.

NYT to cut 25 jobs next year

US daily The New York Times will
lay off at least 25 editorial employees at the news service
next year and would move the operation to Florida-based
newspaper Gainsville Sun.