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Fewer women at top due to glass ceiling: Women entrepreneurs


August 7th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) Although more and more women are joining the workforce in India, a glass ceiling is keeping them away from top positions, women entrepreneurs feel.Participating ... Read more...

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Women take more risks in company of other women


November 30th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 30 (IANS) Women tend to take more risks at the workplace when they are in the company of other women, suggests a new study.Alison Booth, researcher at the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

A third of UK women wiling to trade a year of life for perfect body


March 31st, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 31 (ANI): A new UK research has found that a third of women would trade in at least a year of their life to achieve their ideal body shape and ... Read more...

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Men living in low-income neighborhoods ‘drink more than women’


March 4th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 04 (ANI): A new study has shown that men living in low-income neighbourhoods consume more than three times as many alcoholic drinks each week compared to women in these neighbourhoods.According ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Genetic test could predict menopause in women


October 18th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) A genetic test will help predict how long women in their 20s can delay having children. Researchers have found a group of genes that are linked ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Britain’s ‘Mr and Mrs Average’ revealed


October 14th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has revealed figures of the average man and woman of Britain.The figures, released to mark UN World Statistics Day, show that the ... Read more...

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Brit women try 21,000 items of clothing in lifetime but only buy half


August 11th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 11 (ANI): A new UK study has revealed that women try on more than 21,000 items of clothing in a lifetime, but actually buy only half of them.The study of ... Read more...

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Break-ups make women poorer while men lonelier


July 7th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 7 (ANI): Break-ups leave women much poorer financially while men become much poorer socially, says a new study.The study, by researchers at the University of Queensland, the Australian Institute of ... Read more...

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Women living closer to grocery store ‘are more likely to be obese’


July 3rd, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): The closer a woman lives to the grocery store, the greater is her BMI, found a study.Researchers at the University at Buffalo conducted a neighbourhood-scaled exploratory study that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Low-carbs diet more effective in losing weight


June 20th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (IANS) Obese women with insulin resistance lose more weight after three months on a low-carbohydrate diet than on a traditional low-fat diet with the same number of calories, says ... Read more...

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Low-carb diet more effective than low-fat diet for insulin-resistant women


June 20th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): A new study has found that obese women with insulin resistance lose more weight after three months on a lower-carbohydrate diet than on a traditional low-fat diet with ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Higher income, better health key to self-esteem


April 2nd, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 2 (IANS) Self-esteem rises steadily as people age but starts declining around retirement age, says a new study of men and women aged between 25 and 104 years. "Self-esteem is ... Read more...

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Self-esteem rises as people age but starts declining around retirement


April 2nd, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): Self-esteem declines sharply among older adults, while middle-aged are the most confident lot, concludes a new study.The longitudinal study of men and women ranging in age from 25 ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Average women spend $13k each on makeup in their lifetime


March 11th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 11 (ANI): An average woman will spend 13,000 dollars on makeup during her lifetime, a new survey has found.The UK's Daily Mail reported, according to the study a woman ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Average man wears jeans 15 times before washing it!


January 28th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 28 (ANI): Most men wear the same jeans 15 times before giving it to laundry, a new survey claims.Laundry experts Dr Beckmann made the finding after polling 1,750 people.It ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Kerala different from rest of India in women’s health: study


January 25th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 25 (IANS) Women in Kerala have higher life expectancy, they have an upper edge in the state's sex ratio, are more prone to obesity and experience higher stress levels than ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Women have negative thoughts about their bodies 252 times per week


November 23rd, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): Women worry about their bodies 252 times a week on an average, says a new survey.One hundred women aged 35 to 69 were given clickers in an experiment ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Obese women retain pregnancy weight a year later


October 22nd, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): A new study has shown that obese women who gain more than recommended during pregnancy are likely to retain a portion of that weight up to an year ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Women lawmakers outperform male counterparts, says study


September 16th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep.16 (ANI): A study conducted by Stanford University and the University of Chicago reaerchers has concluded that women lawmakers in Congress introduce more bills, attract more co-sponsors and bring home more ... Read more...

Posted in World |

African population reaches 1 billion


August 26th, 2009 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Dar-es-Salaam, Aug 25 (IANS) Africa's population has reached one billion as it continues to grow by about 24 million a year, according to a report. The report published by the Washington-based Population ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

First-timers, young MPs’ performance below average: study (Lead)


August 7th, 2009 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) First-time MPs and young parliamentarians, elected to the 15th Lok Sabha amid focus on youth, will have to do more to live up to expectations as ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Women spend about one year of their lives deciding what to wear


July 9th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 9 (ANI): A new poll's findings suggest that women spend almost one year of their lives deciding what to wear.The poll involving 2,491 women suggests that choosing outfits for ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Why women store fat more efficiently than men


March 3rd, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): A new study has shed light on a question that has perplexed women for generations why they store fat more efficiently than men.It has long been suspected ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Women feel sexiest at 34


December 8th, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): The average age at which women feel the sexiest is 34, says a new UK survey.The poll, which was commissioned by moisturiser brand Astral, also found that ... Read more...

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Its official: Women are better drivers than men


August 28th, 2008 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Aug 28 (ANI): When it comes to driving, women are better than men, according to a new survey.The latest survey AA Insurance found that while men were more confident in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Oz women spend a year and $150,000 shopping over a lifetime


June 30th, 2008 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 30 (ANI): Shopping is synonymous with women, but it might just amaze you to know how much time and money do Aussie females spend while indulging in their favourite ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Brit drinkers down 3000-extra calories a week from booze!


May 27th, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by admin
London, May 27 (ANI): They may not realize it while boozing, but an average British drinker downs a belly-busting 3,000 extra calories every week just from his or her favourite tipple. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Women voters outnumber men in Tripura polls


February 24th, 2008 - 11:53 am ICT by admin
By Pinaki DasMandai (Tripura), Feb 23 (ANI): Tripura has set a benchmark of sort by registering the above average women votes in the polls concluded on Saturday.Nearly 55 per cent of the ... Read more...

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Women spend three years of their lives on preening before a night out!


November 26th, 2007 - 6:56 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Men are bound to moan and groan even louder when they learn that their women spend nearly three years on last minute preening before leaving the house in ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Women splurge


November 14th, 2007 - 10:20 am ICT by admin
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