CRP May Not Cause Heart Disease

CRP May Not Cause Heart DiseaseAccording to a new study high blood levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) do not increase the risk of heart disease and stroke. The protein CRP is a part of the body's inflammatory immune response and earlier studies had suggested that this protein could be linked to events that culminate in the formation of a blood clot, which can go on to cause a potentially deadly heart attack or stroke.

LG Electronics to hike prices from November 1

LG ElectronicsLG Electronics India, a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, has decided to hike prices of its products in almost all categories from November 1 to offset the sharp depreciation of rupee against the dollar.

Amitabh Tiwari, Head of Electronics Department, LG Electronics India said,, “We have decided to hike prices from November 1 ranging from up to 5 per cent across almost all product categories, as we are unable to take further hits on account of rupee depreciation.”

Hero Honda inks partnership deal with Andhra Bank

Hero Honda MotorsHero Honda Motors, the country's largest two-wheeler manufacturer, has signed an agreement with Andhra Bank to offer financing support for buyers of their products.

Hero Honda and Andhra Bank have teamed up to support two-wheeler buyers, including in the rural parts of the State.

The company claims that buyers can avail themselves of loan up to 90 per cent of the road price of the vehicles. The tie-up is particularly aimed at those in the farm sector, salaried employees and institutional customers.

Bharat Biotech bags IT project worth Rs 100 crore from Orissa Government

Bharat BiotechBharat Biotech International Limited, one of the fastest growing biotechnology companies in India, has been selected by the Orissa government to develop the state's first public-private-partnership Biotech Pharma IT park at Andharua near Bhubaneswar.

The Orissa government has allocated 54.86 acres to Bharat Biotech, which will be handed over in two phases towards the development of the integrated industrial park to attract and promote pharmaceutical, biotechnology and IT industries in the state.

Give Respect To The Seniors, Says Sachin Tendulkar

Give Respect To The Seniors, Says Sachin TendulkarMaster-blaster batsman Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar said that the senior players in the Indian team must be respected for the "major contributions" they have made over the years.

Lashing out at the critics, Tendulkar said that it was up to the seniors to decide the time and place of their retirement.

New Bond Girl Olga, Happy To Be Alone?

New Bond Girl Olga, Happy To Be Alone?Olga Kurylenko, who has already created waves worldwide with her upcoming Bond flick ‘The Quantum of Solace’, has claimed that ‘she doesn’t need a man’.

The New Bond girl, who is 28 year old and divorced twice, doesn’t take breaking up as a failure. The actress admitted that as every story has a beginning and an end, so is the marriage which was a story that ended for her twice.

Olga, who became a model, was 16 when she fled to Paris to make it big. She hates to be possessed.