Paytm Raises $1.4 Billion From SoftBank

Mobile payment and commerce platform Paytm, run by One97 Communication Ltd, has raised $1.4 billion funding by the Japanese internet and telecom major SoftBank Group, the company said in New Delhi on Thursday. “Paytm plans to invest Rs. 10,000 crores (approximately $1.6 billion) over the next three to five years towards its commitment to enabling […]

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World Hypertension Day 2017: Managing Weight to Control High Blood Pressure

Globally, World Hypertension Day is organised and celebrated each year on 17th May. The event is dedicated to creating awareness around the medical condition of Hypertension. Weight gain and Hypertension are intrinsically linked and for several years experts have advised that controlling weight gain is key to managing Hypertension. Dr Vinay Bhardwaj, Head of Quantitative […]

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Can Tomatoes Help Fight Stomach Cancer?

When one talks about miracle foods that may help treat or manage cancer better, tomato is the top choice among experts with respect to stomach cancer. A study conducted in the year 2013 and published by the US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health concluded that consumption of large amounts of tomato products […]

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Education official says industrial action harms education

Northern Ireland’s top education official has accused teachers of harming children’s education by taking industrial action. In a strongly worded letter to all teachers, Gavin Boyd also said they got better pay than their counterparts in England and Wales. Teaching unions are refusing to co-operate with school inspections in a dispute over pay and workload. […]

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