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Karnataka minister bats for micro-finance loans

June 17th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 16 (IANS) Karnataka's Rural Development Minister Jagdish Shettar Thursday exhorted financial institutions and banks to liberally extend micro-finance loans to the needy for rapid socio-economic development and inclusive ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Household food insecurity making low-income kids overweight

October 2nd, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 2 (ANI): Household food insecurity may be making children from low-income families overweight, according to a study.Published in the Journal of the American Dietetic Association, the study involved almost ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New method may help allocate carbon emissions responsibility among nations

July 7th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): A research team led by Princeton University scientists has developed a new way of dividing responsibility for carbon emissions among countries.The method is outlined in a paper, titled ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

”Americanization” increases women immigrants” depression risk

August 13th, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): Women who are more "Americanized" are at an increased risk of developing depression, says a new study on US and Mexican-born Latinas seeking pregnancy and postpartum services ... Read more...

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