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Reliance enters into JV with BP to set up 5,500 petrol pump outlets in India in 5 years

This joint venture will also include RIL’s aviation fuels business, which currently operates at over 30 airports across India, providing participation in this rapidly-growing market, the company said.

Aug 07, 2019, 10:32 AM IST

Watch Top 19 stories of the Day | 19 की 19 कहानियां

The segment 19 की 19 कहानियां brings to you about top19 news of the day.

Jan 21, 2019, 19:40 PM IST

BJP ready for debate on Article 35A; call for two-day shutdown in J&K

 Article 35A of the Constitution confers special status to permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir.

Aug 04, 2018, 18:05 PM IST

New York City sues oil companies over climate change

The city alleges the fossil fuel industry was aware for decades that burning fuel was impacting climate change.

Jan 11, 2018, 12:44 PM IST

Common BP lowering drugs linked to skin cancer risk: Study

The researchers had previously demonstrated that hydrochlorothiazide can increase the risk of lip cancer.

Dec 05, 2017, 19:07 PM IST

Cancer survivors at greater hypertension risk, says study

Improvements in treatment have dramatically increased survival rates from pediatric cancers, with about 83 percent of children surviving at least five years and many becoming long-term survivors.

Nov 24, 2017, 14:10 PM IST

Gestational diabetes, high BP during pregnancy may increase heart disease risk

The results found that even the fathers of the new born babies were also relatively affected by the chances of heart diseases and hypertension risks in their later lives. 

Nov 16, 2017, 08:48 AM IST

US guidelines redefine high blood pressure as 130/80, not 140/90

Considered to be a “silent killer” by medical professionals across the globe, hypertension is a cardiovascular disease whose detection is a bit complex, due to its subtle signs and symptoms.

Nov 15, 2017, 13:16 PM IST

Extreme fluctuations in blood pressure could turn fatal, warns research

The findings showed that patients with systolic blood pressure numbers that varied by as much as 30-40 between doctor visits over an extended period of time were more likely to die.

Nov 10, 2017, 17:08 PM IST

This is how skin plays a role in controlling BP - Read

The findings revealed that skin helps regulate hypertension and heart rate in response to changes in the amount of oxygen available in the environment.
 

Oct 26, 2017, 14:34 PM IST

Hypertension may up heart valve disorder risk

The findings showed that higher blood pressure in early life was associated with a significantly greater future risk of mitral regurgitation -- a condition which makes the heart less efficient at pumping blood around the body, and in severe cases can lead to heart failure.
 

Oct 19, 2017, 10:44 AM IST

PM Modi meets top global, Indian oil chiefs, talks investment

The main theme of the meeting, sources said, was to seek investment in exploration and production, processing, transportation and distribution network in oil and gas.

Oct 09, 2017, 15:04 PM IST

Frequent sauna bathing may regulate BP in men

The risk of developing elevated blood pressure was nearly 50 per cent lower among men who had a sauna four to seven times a week compared to men who had a sauna only once a week. 
 

Sep 30, 2017, 17:14 PM IST

Govt slaps $ 264 million penalty on RIL, BP!

The government has imposed a new penalty of USD 264 million (about Rs 1,700 crore) on Reliance Industries Ltd and its partners for producing less than the targeted natural gas from eastern offshore KG-D6 fields in 2015-16.

Aug 15, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

Govt slaps $ 264 million penalty on RIL, BP

The government has imposed a new penalty of USD 264 million (about Rs 1,700 crore) on Reliance Industries Ltd and its partners for producing less than the targeted natural gas from eastern offshore KG-D6 fields in 2015-16.

Aug 15, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

BP slashes CEO's remuneration by 40 percent after shareholder backlash

The 40 percent cut comes after the company made a number of changes to its renumeration policy.

Apr 06, 2017, 16:28 PM IST

Trick to keep hypertension at bay is here

Hypertension is a global health issue that affects more than one billion people worldwide. 

Apr 06, 2017, 14:30 PM IST

Episodes of low blood pressure in middle age associated with cognitive decline, dementia later!

The findings suggest that these temporary episodes – known as orthostatic hypotension – may cause lasting damage, possibly because they reduce needed blood flow to the brain.

Mar 12, 2017, 23:22 PM IST

Football may reduce high blood pressure in women

In addition, football can also be used for effective prevention and treatment of a number of lifestyle diseases, including cardiovascular disease and Type 2 diabetes.

Jan 26, 2017, 00:29 AM IST

Pregnant? Your BP may tell gender of your baby

The research led by Dr Ravi Retnakaran, endocrinologist at Mount Sinai Hospital in Canada, found that higher blood pressure was an indication that a boy was more likely to be conceived, however, women with lower blood pressure tended to give birth to a girl.

Jan 13, 2017, 15:17 PM IST