Three cups of coffee a day could slash heart disease risk

Drinking three to five cups of coffee a day may slash the risk of dying from heart disease or stroke by more than a fifth, new research has claimed.

Living near noisy road raises risk of early death, stroke

Living in an area with noisy road traffic may reduce life expectancy as well as increase the risk of strokes, scientists have warned.

Parkinson's disease rooted in the gut: Study

Lifestyle factors that are associated with a Parkinson's disease (PD) risk may be influenced by the bacteria living in the human gut, says a new study.

Having hypertension related genes may actually help lower risk of developing Alzheimer's

A new study has revealed that having high blood pressure may decrease the risk of developing Alzheimer's.

Weaker working memory linked to risky sexual activity

Weaker working memory can increase the risk of both early sexual activity and unprotected sexual involvement during adolescence, says a new study by an Indian American researcher.

Cricketers' Association warns teams against touring Pakistan

Cricketers' Association warns teams against touring Pakistan

As Pakistan gets ready to host Zimbabwe in its first proper home series in six years, the Federation of International Cricketers' Association warned against international teams touring the country, stating its security experts had said the "risk is unmanageable".

Bad boy to superstar, 'Dabangg' Salman Khan comes a long way

Bad boy to superstar, 'Dabangg' Salman Khan comes a long way

From being labelled as a 'bad boy' of Bollywood to the reigning superstar, Salman Khan's meteoric rise in the film industry has been equally turbulent and rewarding.

Arthritis patients at high risk of sudden heart attack

People suffering from rheumatoid arthritis are at increased risk of heart disease and about a fourth of them are likely to have a sudden heart attack, a new research has found.

Water scarcity in MP forcing children to take unnecessary risks

Watch how the children are forced to take dangerous risks for a bucket of water in Madhya Pradesh.

Anushka Sharma wants to take risks as producer

Anushka Sharma wants to take risks as producer

 Fresh from the success of her production debut "NH10", actress Anushka Sharma says she is excited about her new dual role and promises to back films in future regarded as "risky".

U.S. urges companies to do more to fight cyber crime

Cyber crime is probably the biggest risk facing companies across the world, and they need to do more to help governments tackle the problem, U.S. Deputy Treasury Secretary Sarah Bloom Raskin said on Wednesday.

Low IQ ups risk of heavy drinking among men

Low IQ ups risk of heavy drinking among men

A lower IQ is clearly associated with greater and riskier drinking among young adult men, a research has found.

India's ailing air force at risk in tough neighbourhood

India`s air force risks a major capability gap opening up with China and Pakistan without new western warplanes or if local defence contractors can`t produce what the military needs in a timely manner.

Asian shares jump on Ukraine ceasefire, hopes on Greece

Asian shares gained on Friday on news of a ceasefire accord in Ukraine, while Sweden`s surprise move to cut its main rate into negative territory and hopes of a resolution between debt-strapped Greece and its creditors burnished risk appetite.

English Premier League TV deal sparks fan fears

English Premier League TV deal sparks fan fears

English Premier League clubs risk losing a generation of supporters if their record-breaking new television rights deal does not translate into cheaper ticket prices, fan groups warned on Wednesday.

New Zealand players warned of 'honey traps' during Cricket World Cup

New Zealand players warned of 'honey traps' during Cricket World Cup

New Zealand cricketers are at risk of "honey traps" laid during the forthcoming World Cup by sophisticated match fixing syndicates, betting chiefs.

I've taken a risk not having a facelift: Julia Roberts

I've taken a risk not having a facelift: Julia Roberts

Julia Roberts believes she has taken a risk by not having a facelift. The 46-year-old actress spoke about the pressures of her industry, suggesting that actresses take a gamble when deciding not to undergo cosmetic surgery, reported Digital Spy.

Jose Mourinho remains concerned over Diego Costa fitness

Jose Mourinho remains concerned over Diego Costa fitness

Jose Mourinho admits Diego Costa runs the risk of breaking down if the injury-plagued Chelsea striker is pushed too hard.

Why some people avoid taking risks

If the very thought of taking risks gives you goose bumps, it could be due to your brain structure, says a study.

South Asia is world's most corrupt region: Transparency International

South Asia is the world's most corrupt region and rampant corruption is preventing its people from breaking the barrier of poverty despite the fact that the subcontinent has attained strong economic growth over the past several years, a global anti-graft watchdog said here today.