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Aster Volunteers offer free diabetes screening in India and UAE

 by Shrutee K ·           According to International Diabetes Federation (IDF), one in 10 adults around the world - some 537 million people - are currently living with diabetes ·           In 2019, diabetes was the ninth leading cause of death with an estimated 1.5 million deaths directly caused by diabetes, as per WHO Bangalore, December 2021:  Aster Volunteers in association with Aster Labs, BioRad and Roche, is offering free Diabetes screening and HbA1c tests to create awareness and promote early screening through Aster Hospitals and Clinics in GCC and India. Diabetes is certainly becoming a growing area of concern among people around the world. While diabetes used to be more frequent in people above 40, it is now becoming common in all age groups and even adolescents and young adults are at greater risk of getting diabetes than before. Speaking on the initiative,  Mr. T.J Wilson, Executive Director & Group Head Governance & Corporate Affairs, Aster DM Healthcare  said, “Alt

VEDANTA CHAIRMAN RANKS AMONG INDIA’S TOP PHILANTHROPISTS IN EDELGIVE HURUN INDIA PHILANTHROPY LIST 2021

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by Shrutee K ·         Anil Agarwal Foundation acknowledged for its enormous contribution towards fight against the pandemic ·         Anil Agarwal Foundation has rolled out a Rs 5,000 crore social impact program New Delhi/Mumbai December 3, 2021:  Vedanta Chairman Anil Agarwal has been listed among the top 10 philanthropists in the country, according to the EdelGive Hurun India Philanthropy List 2021. The Philanthropy List ranks Mr. Agarwal among India’s most generous philanthropists for the second consecutive year. The Vedanta Chairman has been lauded for the disaster relief measures undertaken by the Anil Agarwal Foundation to support communities during the Covid-19 pandemic. We have a deep-seated belief that businesses must give back to the society and help people prosper and we  strongly believe in growing with the communities. We aim to take this mission ahead and achieve the dream of creating strong & resilient communities in India”, Mr. Anil Agarwal has said. The Anil Agarw

US-based, The Analyst Agency invites Indians to participate in its Global Market Research Panel

by Shrutee K ·         Take Survey, Share Opinion & Earn Rewards ·         Initial focus in New York State (USA), Ontario in Canada, and India Mumbai ,December 2021:    People are always on a lookout to earn extra money, be it by doing small business on the side or doing extra hours at work. The online world has opened up some real opportunities to make money from the comfort of your home, or on the go.    US based The Analyst Agency , one of the  premier business and consumer market research firms, have announced the global soft launch of their proprietary, Global Market Research Panel.    The market research firm is inviting Indians to be part of the global market research companies to get opportunities to take online surveys, share their opinions during a focus group, or give in-depth interviews. The initial focus will be New York State; Ontario, Canada; and the entire country of India, with initial outreach in Mumbai and later on reaching out to other parts of the country. The

OPPO Holds the 4th Position in Q3 Global Rankings Steadily The Company Thrives Against the Tides in Europe and Other Emerging Markets

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 by Shrutee K  November , 2021, National:  The leading smart device brand OPPO holds its position as the world’s fourth-largest smartphone brand  as of Q3 2021. According to Canalys, there has been remarkable growth in Europe and other emerging markets for OPPO. Europe:  Europe has become a new spearhead for OPPO in the global market. The company was ranked top five in market share in 14 European countries and regions during this quarter, maintaining its 4th position with a YoY growth of 45%. OPPO also witnessed a remarkable growth rate of 237% in Germany. Following its entry into the European market in 2018, OPPO not only continues to actively invest in R&D but also constantly introduces new products based on specific markets and consumer needs to better serve the local market.  The entirety of Western Europe recorded a growth rate of 49%, built on the excellent performance in Switzerland (+370% YoY), Portugal (+210% YoY), and Netherlands (+109% YoY). The whole region of Central a

Zombivli’ Announces Its Release Date; 4th Feb will see the Marathi horror comedy release in theatres.

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by Shrutee K  Finally, that day has come… The day to witness the Zombies for the first time in Marathi on the big screen! Yes, you all guessed it right. We are talking about the Marathi film ‘Zombivli’. This New Year in 2022, be ready to entertain yourself with the first ever Marathi horror comedy film featuring zombies - ‘Zombivli’ directed by filmmaker Aditya Sarpotdar.  Today the director and star cast comprising of Amey Wagh, Vaidehi Parshurami, and Lalit Prabhakar announced the  release date of the film through Instagram Live. Produced by Yoodlee Films ‘Zombivli’ will now release on 4th February 2022 in theatres all over Maharashtra. All Marathi film lovers and fans are elated with this announcement as they were keenly waiting for the film to release ever since the teaser of the film that released earlier this year had created great excitement and curiosity amongst them . So, let's get ready to witness this complete entertainment package on 4th February 2022 in theatres.!.

New study reveals high prevalence of post COVID-19 fatigue in patients with Type 2 Diabetes Study conducted jointly by Fortis C-DOC, AIIMS, C-NET, N-DOC and Diabetes Foundation

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by Shrutee K National Diabetes New Delhi,  November 2021:  Post-COVID-19 syndrome (PCS) or Long COVID has emerged as a major roadblock in the recovery of patients infected with SARS-CoV-2. Amidst many symptoms such as myalgia (muscle pain), headache, cough and breathlessness, fatigue is most prevalent and makes a COVID patient severely debilitated.  A recent study conceived by Dr Anoop Misra,   Padma Shri, Executive Chairman and Director, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Fortis C-DOC , conducted jointly by  Fortis C-DOC, AIIMS, C-NET, N-DOC and Diabetes Foundation  and published in the journal,  Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Reviews,  reveals that Type 2 diabetes (T2D) patients who had COVID-19 showed significantly more fatigue when compared with patients who did not have COVID-19. The results show that diabetes complicates course of COVID-19 and results in excess morbidity and mortality; presence of diabetes also influences PCS via various pathophysiological me

6-Red snooker report: 88th National Billiards & Snooker Championship 2021

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by Shrutee K Bhopal, December 2: Firm favourites Pankaj Advani and Aditya Mehta, both representing PSPB made an early exit losing the last 16 round of the Men’s 6-Red snooker event of the Sage-National Billiards & Snooker Championship 2021 and played at the Sage University Campus, Bhopal on Thursday. The 36-year-old Pankaj the World 6-Red champion and defending champion went down to an inspired teammate Dhvaj Haria who was in tremendous form to carve out a 5-2 win. In the other encounter, which was also a contest between PSPB players the 39-year-old Brijesh Damani prevailed over 36-year-old Aditya Mehta by a similar 5-2 scoreline. The left-handed Dhvaj started in rousing fashion constructing breaks of 60 and 52 in the opening two frames and quickly raced to a 4-0 lead. India’s most decorated cueist Pankaj winner of 24 world titles showed signs of fighting back as he stemmed the rot by compiling a 56 points break to take the fifth and also pocketed the sixth to bridge the gap. But,