Why eating whole grains may be more healthy

Why eating whole grains may be more healthy

London, November 3 (IANS) Regularly consuming whole grain foods such as barley, brown rice, millet, oatmeal and rye may help lose weight as well as decrease the risk of heart disease and diabetes, a study has claimed.   The findings showed that study participants who ate whole grains had less inflammation, particularly in overweight people, […]

Myanmar sees ‘bad consequences’ if U.S. imposes sanctions on military

Myanmar sees ‘bad consequences’ if U.S. imposes sanctions on military

Mohsin, 1, a Rohingya refugee boy who crossed the border from Myanmar this week, cries on the floor of the Seagull Primary School in Kutupalong refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, October 27, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah McKay   YANGON, November 3 (Reuters) – Proposed U.S. sanctions targeting Myanmar’s military for its treatment of Rohingya Muslims would […]

WhatsApp messenger hit by temporary outage; Facebook investigating

WhatsApp messenger hit by temporary outage; Facebook investigating

The WhatsApp app logo is seen on a smartphone in this picture illustration taken September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/Files   MUMBAI/SINGAPORE, November 3 (Reuters) – Facebook Inc’s WhatsApp messenger suffered a temporary outage in India and many other countries, according to reports from multiple users on Facebook and Twitter on Friday.   Users in countries […]

U.S. bomber drills aggravate North Korea ahead of Trump’s Asia visit

U.S. bomber drills aggravate North Korea ahead of Trump’s Asia visit

A U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer assigned to the 37th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, takes-off to fly a bilateral mission with Japanese and South Korea Air Force jets in the vicinity of the Sea of Japan, from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, October 10, 2017. Senior Airman Jacob Skovo-Lane/U.S. Air Force/Handout via REUTERS/Files   SEOUL/WASHINGTON, November […]

Fake meat, free markets ease North Koreans’ hunger

Fake meat, free markets ease North Koreans’ hunger

North Korean defector Hong Eun-hye demonstrates how North Korean people make rice cakes with corn powder at her North Korean food store in Seoul, South Korea, September 28, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji   SEOUL, November 3 (Reuters) – Take the dregs left from making soy bean oil, which usually go to feed the pigs. Press and […]

Pakistan rated among most dangerous countries for journalists

Pakistan rated among most dangerous countries for journalists

Photographers and members of the media cover a gunfire at the Taj Hotel in Mumbai November 28, 2008. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan/Files   Islamabad, November 3 (IANS) An international index for press freedom has placed Pakistan among the most dangerous countries for journalists along with the Philippines and Bangladesh, the media reported on Friday.   The 2017 […]

Ivanka Trump attends World Assembly of Women in Tokyo

Ivanka Trump attends World Assembly of Women in Tokyo

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Ivanka Trump attend a meeting of the World Assembly for Women in Tokyo on Friday. AFP Photo   Tokyo, November 3 (IANS) US President Donald Trump’s daughter and senior advisor Ivanka Trump on Friday spoke about women’s participation in the economy at the World Assembly of Women here, an annual […]