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Tai chi effective in preventing falls in older adults

Tai chi effective in preventing falls in older adults

Previous research has shown that tai chi is an effective exercise to improve balance control and flexibility in older individuals. This suggests that the practice might help protect against falls.

Jul 24, 2017, 16:09 PM IST

Airtel stock down over 2.5% on bourses

On the NSE, shares of the country's largest telecom company fell by 2.43 per cent to Rs 391.
Analysts said weakness in the broader market and profit- booking also led to selling in the stock.

Apr 29, 2015, 13:32 PM IST

Exercise can prevent falls in older people

Making exercise a part of daily routine can reduce falls in older adults, according to researchers.

Aug 08, 2012, 13:34 PM IST

Four-year-old falls in borewell in Haryana

A four-year-old has fallen into a deep borewell in Haryana`s Manesar town. A rescue operation has been launched, police said.

Jun 21, 2012, 11:51 AM IST

Kristen Stewart almost falls out of plunging red gown at beau’s film premiere

Kristen Stewart, who had to strip off on the first day of filming ‘On The Road’, certainly doesn’t seem to have any problem flashing a little too much flesh these days.

May 26, 2012, 16:04 PM IST

Mercury falls to minus one degree in Kandhamal

While the severe cold wave sweeping Kandhmal district in Orissa affected normal life, Belghar in the district recorded minus one degree Celsius.

Dec 24, 2011, 00:05 AM IST

Elderly? Get some sunshine to prevent falls

Sunshine and Vitamin D are essential for maintaining our physical strength and cognitive abilities.

May 05, 2011, 17:33 PM IST

Elderly? Get some sunshine to prevent falls

Sunshine and Vitamin D are essential for maintaining our physical strength and cognitive abilities.

May 05, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Lady Gaga slips and falls during live concert –again

Seems like Lady Gaga is getting used to tripping out on stage.

Apr 22, 2011, 17:02 PM IST

12 injured as bus falls off Delhi-Noida flyover, one serious

Twelve people, most of them employees
of a call centre, were injured when a bus fell off the Delhi-
Noida-Delhi (DND) flyover here this evening, police said.

Dec 23, 2010, 22:43 PM IST

Heavy rains claim two lives in Karnataka

Heavy rains lashing Karnataka have claimed two lives in the last 24 hours with an autodriver dying on spot when a tree fell on his auto here today while one person washed away in flash floods in Bellary district yesterday.

Aug 21, 2010, 21:13 PM IST

Belgian government falls

Belgium`s government fell Monday, three days after the prime minister offered his resignation in a row over language and political rights, the royal palace announced.

Apr 27, 2010, 00:33 AM IST

US Consumer borrowing falls for 9th straight month

Americans borrowed less for a record ninth straight month in October, another sign that consumer spending will remain weak, making it harder for the economy to mount a sustained rebound.

Dec 08, 2009, 13:40 PM IST

Oil falls to near $77 amid mixed demand signs

Oil prices fell to near USD 77 a barrel Thursday in Asia amid mixed indications about the strength of global crude demand.

Nov 26, 2009, 12:57 PM IST

Dollar falls to 14-year low vs yen, touching 86.51

The dollar tumbled to 14-year low against the Japanese yen Thursday after indications US interest rates will remain low and that the Federal Reserve isn`t overly concerned about the dollar`s slide.

Nov 26, 2009, 12:53 PM IST

Rupee at two-week low, falls by 20 paise in early trade

The Indian rupee Wednesday depreciated by 20 paise to trade at almost two-week low of 48.16 against the dollar for the second straight session in early trade on
importers` demand for the US currency.

Aug 12, 2009, 11:28 AM IST

Oil falls below USD 67 on US consumer confidence drop

Oil prices fell below USD 67 a barrel on Wednesday in Asia as a drop in US consumer confidence and rising crude inventories painted a weak demand outlook.

Jul 29, 2009, 12:50 PM IST