LOSS

  • Beyonce shares weight loss tips with Sam Smith Yesterday

    Los Angeles: Grammy Award-winning singer Sam Smith says he asked 'Halo' hitmaker Beyonce Knowles for tips on how to eat more healthily before shedding 19 kgs over the last few months. "I did have a conversation with Beyonce about food, which was great," Smith told The Sun Newspaper, reports femalefirst.co.uk. The 22-year-old...
  • 'Kamaal karti ho yaar Rajjo'; Salman Khan praises Sonakshi Sinha's weight loss 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan says he is happy that his 'Dabangg' co-star Sonakshi Sinha has shed the extra kilos and looks fitter than before. The 49-year-old 'Kick' star was so pleased that he took to Twitter to share a photo of a slimmer Sonakshi, 27. "Dekh lo dubli patli sonakshi devi...
  • A new app that makes you look slimmer 6 days ago

    London: A new smartphone app promises to make you slimmer and smarter and that too without any interventions in your workout schedule! Actually, the new "Visualize You" app is designed to encourage weight loss by processing your portrait-style photograph and generating an image of what you would look like minus 10...
  • No truth in rumours that Sharp will quit or sell solar business, says executive March 30, 2015

    Tokyo: Sharp Corp will continue making solar cell products at its Sakai plant and there is no truth to speculation it will sell or exit the business, an executive at the money-losing electronics maker said on Monday. "There is no truth to talk that we will quit, or sell, the solar...
  • Sharp to slash employees' pay as part of cost-cutting drive: Report March 26, 2015

    Bengaluru: Struggling Japanese electronics maker Sharp Corp may reduce pay for its managers and other workers in fiscal 2015 to lower costs, the Nikkei reported on Thursday. Sharp, which has about 4,000 managers across its domestic group companies, may cut pay by 5 per cent for managerial staff and by about...
  • Rajinikanth pays hefty amount to settle the losses incurred by 'Lingaa' distributors March 21, 2015

    Chennai: The 'Lingaa' issue with the distributors, who claimed heavy losses, seems to have finally resolved amicably after the intervention of superstar Rajinikanth, who agreed to pay a lump sum amount. "Rajini sir paid the amount to producer Rockline Venkatesh and requested him to settle the losses of the distributors. While...
  • Want to slim down? Stop watching your favourite tearjerkers March 4, 2015

    New York: Love watching sad movies? Check out your weight. According to an interesting study, movie-goers watching tearjerkers ate more popcorn in various settings. According to the findings, movie goers ate 28 percent more popcorn when watching the tragedy "Love Story" than when watching the comedy "Sweet Home Alabama" in a...
  • Here's how you lose weight without hitting the gym February 10, 2015

    London: No need to skip a meal or head to a gym as easy ways to lose a few pounds -- not anymore. Replacing just one between-meal confectionery snack with a handful of berries can do the trick as well. Research shows that when people swapped a confectionery treat for a...
  • HC notice over no censor certificate to two films January 22, 2015

    New Delhi: The Delhi Court on Wednesday issued notice to the central government and the censor board on two separate pleas challenging the refusal of certificate for screening of two films. Filmmaker Pankaj Butalia challenged the censor board's refusal to clear his documentary "Textures of Loss" based on the violence in...
  • Every girl should be equipped to help herself: Sonakshi Sinha on how one can fight against eve-teasing December 4, 2014

    Whether it is about displaying kickboxing skills or smashing heads with bottles, actress Sonakshi Sinha's onscreen roles have often encouraged women to fight against eve-teasing. So when the actress joined us for a live Twitter chat, we asked if her efforts in films were sending out a strong message to...
  • No scheduled flights for 8 airports lead to loss worth Rs 82 crore in 3 years November 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Eight non-metro airports modernised using public money have no scheduled flights operating there, leading them to incur a total loss of about Rs 82 crore in the last three years. As government pushes for air connectivity in remote areas, official figures show that these eight airports have jointly incurred...
  • East Godavari district suffered Rs 507cr loss in Hudhud cyclone November 28, 2014

    Rajahmundry (AP): The East Godavari district suffered losses to the tune of Rs 507 crore in the cyclone 'Hudhud' which hit coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh last month. This was informed to a visiting Central team by District Collector Neetu Prasad on Friday. The Rs 507 crore figure was arrived at after...
  • Detroit-area couple who met in weight loss support group marries after shedding 380 pounds November 4, 2014

    Wyandotte, Mich.: A Detroit-area couple who met in a support group for weight loss surgery patients exchanged wedding vows after losing a collective 380 pounds. Crysta Danaher, 34, of Windsor, Ontario, and Bill Anderson, 44, of Allen Park, were married Saturday at Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital, where they had bariatric surgery...
  • Job loss fears may trigger asthma risk: Study September 23, 2014

    Washington: The fear of losing job may boost the risk of developing asthma for the first time, a new study has warned. The findings back up other epidemiological studies pointing to a link between the development of asthma and stress, particularly work related stress, researchers said. They base their findings on...
  • Rainstorms, floods kill 27 in China August 17, 2014

    Beijing: Rainstorms and ensuing floods have affected seven provinciallevel regions in China, causing 27 deaths and relocation of over 84,000 people as of Saturday, Xinhua reported. From Monday to Thursday, heavy rains battered the provinces of Fujian, Jiangxi, Hunan, Guangdong, Sichuan, Guizhou and Guangxi Zhuang Region, affecting more than 770,000 people,...
  • Antony panel submits report on Congress's poll debacle to Sonia Gandhi August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Nearly three months after its biggest debacle ever in the Lok Sabha elections, senior Congress leader AK Antony submitted his report to Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Thursday. In his report, Antony has blamed the loss on antiCongress media coverage, poor local leadership, corruption, inflation and infighting in...
  • Nagaland government presents deficit Budget, proposes no new tax July 22, 2014

    Kohima: Without proposing any new tax, Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang on Tuesday presented Rs 928.86 crore deficit Budget for the fiscal 201415. Presenting his maiden Budget on the opening day of assembly session, Zeliang, who also holds the Finance portfolio, estimated the gross receipts at Rs 12,127.59 crore and gross...
  • Stress hormone tied to shortterm memory loss as we age June 18, 2014

    Washington: Having high levels of cortisol a natural hormone in our body whose levels surge when we are stressed can lead to memory lapses as we age, a new study has found. Researchers at the University of Iowa (UI) said there is a potential link between stress hormones and...
  • Bain sues Ernst & Young over $60 mn loss in Lilliput Kidswear June 13, 2014

    Hong Kong/Mumbai: Global private equity firm Bain Capital Partners LLC is suing EY in a United States court, claiming that the auditing firm cost it roughly $60 million by advising it to invest in Lilliput Kidswear, a children's clothing company in India. Bain alleges that it invested around $60 million in...
  • Actress Tamannaah loses 5 kilos for 'Humshakals' June 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Tamannaah Bhatia, who is part of upcoming multistarrer "Hummshakals", believes in including fitness regime in everyday life and says she lost five kg for her role in the laugh riot. "Fitness is like brushing your teeth. You must include fitness to your daily life. For 'Humshakals', I had to...
  • How your smartphone can help you lose weight April 30, 2014

    Washington: Want to shed those extra pounds? Turn to your smartphone! Your smartphone may make it easier for you to lose weight by providing access to new apps which contain exercise logs and nutritional databases, a new study suggests. Researchers at the University of MissouriColumbia have found that information technology,...
  • TV actor Rakesh Diwana passes away, allegedly after weight loss surgery complications April 27, 2014

    Indore: Television actor Rakesh Diwana, who played the role of Kumbhkarna in popular serial 'Ramayana' telecast in 200809, died here today. He was 48. He had developed complications following a weight loss surgery he underwent at a hospital here four days back. Diwana was admitted at Mohak Hospital for the surgery...
  • Sonakshi Sinha: Was a strong child, looks never mattered to me April 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha has unveiled the latest edition of Women's Health magazine, displaying her slender figure on its cover. The actress admits achieving the slim and trim look wasn't easy for somebody like her who hates the gym. The actress, whose weight has been the point of concern for many...
  • Six-pack abs are not important, health is: Arjun Kapoor March 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor was almost 140 kg before he forayed into acting, but leading a "balanced" lifestyle helped him lose excess weight. He laments how fitness has become more about the number of pack of abs that one has. "It's unfortunate that now fitness has become about how many abs...
  • Haven't slimmed down in a jiffy, working out since November: Sonakshi Sinha March 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Sonakshi Sinha, who flaunted her newly-acquired svelte figure at the Lakme Fashion Week summer-resort 2014 here, says her consistent workout regime has contributed to her fitter frame. Sonakshi looked resplendent in a midnight blue ensemble when she glided down the ramp for designer Manish Malhotra at the opening show of...
  • Five PSUs posted Rs 2,100 cr losses in Financial Year 2013: CAG February 28, 2014

    Five public sector undertakings in Chhattisgarh incurred losses of about Rs 2,100 crore in the 2012-13 fiscal, largely due to deficiencies in financial management and project execution, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India has said in a report. The report was tabled in the State Assembly on Friday. Of the...
  • Grounded Kingfisher Airlines posts $132 million third quarter loss February 12, 2014

    Grounded Kingfisher Airlines, which has not flown in more than a year, reported yet another quarterly loss as it had no income from operations. Kingfisher, once India's no. 2 carrier and headed by flamboyant liquor baron Vijay Mallya, said net loss was 8.22 billion rupees for its fiscal third quarter to...
  • Won't lose weight for role again, says Jared Leto February 10, 2014

    Los Angeles: After following extreme diet for "Dallas Buyers Club", actor Jared Leto says he will never lose weight for a film role again. The 42yearold admits that diet plan began to "take its toll" on his body after he shed pounds to play an AIDS victim and a drug addict...
  • LG cites higher marketing costs, falling smartphone prices as reasons of its unexpected Q4 loss January 27, 2014

    Seoul: LG Electronics Inc. suffered a loss in the final quarter of 2013 because of the stronger South Korean currency while higher marketing costs and falling smartphone prices continued to batter its mobile business. The South Korean tech company said Monday its net loss for OctoberDecember was 63.4 billion won ($58.5...
  • Sick PSUs get budgetary support for dues, salary payments December 26, 2013

    The government on Thursday said it will provide Rs.116.86 crore financial aid to 11 loss making or sick central public sector enterprises to enable them pay salary and statutory dues. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gave green signal to the proposal. The aid will...