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More CEOs, boards taking IT risk management seriously: Survey

Jul 23, 2015

More CEOs, boards taking IT risk management seriously: Survey

About 54 percent Indian respondents indicated explicitly that the most senior person responsible for information security reports outside of the IT organisation. #Governance #Gartner #cyber security #Information security #IT Risk Management
Woman lands in hospital with swollen legs; skinny jeans pose health risk, say doctors

Jun 23, 2015

Woman lands in hospital with swollen legs; skinny jeans pose health risk, say doctors

Squatting in super-tight "skinny" jeans may pose a health risk, Australian doctors warned Tuesday, reporting the case of a woman who temporarily lost feeling in her legs from an hours-long squeeze. #BuzzPatrol #doctors #Shareworthy #skinny jeans #swlloen legs #squatting #health risk #uh oh
Hackers ground over 1,400 passengers at Warsaw airport in a 'first of its kind' cyber attack

Jun 22, 2015

Hackers ground over 1,400 passengers at Warsaw airport in a 'first of its kind' cyber attack

A cyber attack against Polish flagship carrier LOT grounded more than 1,400 passengers at Warsaw's Frederic Chopin Airport on Sunday in what an airline spokesman described as the "first attack of its kind". #World #US #NewsTracker #Poland #hackers #airport #Warsaw #Grounded #Flight risk #Flights hacked #LOT
Marijuana legalisation poses threat to children, rate of exposure on the rise, says study

Jun 08, 2015

Marijuana legalisation poses threat to children, rate of exposure on the rise, says study

The rate of marijuana exposure among children aged five years and younger rose 147.5 percent from 2006 through 2013 across the US and the rate increased almost 610 percent during the same period in states that legalised marijuana for medical use before 2000, says a study. #Life #US #NewsTracker #Drugs #children #Weed #Marijuana Legalisation #Marijuana Brownies #Weed Legality #Risk to kids
Study reveals 20 cities in world likely to be hit by terror attack: Imphal, Srinagar at high risk

May 22, 2015

Study reveals 20 cities in world likely to be hit by terror attack: Imphal, Srinagar at high risk

Surviving 380 terror attacks which left 1,141 people dead and 3,654 injured, Baghdad topped the list making it the world's highest risk urban centre, followed by Mosul, Al Ramadi, Baqubah, Kirkuk and Al Hillah. #NewsTracker #Iraq #Srinagar #Baghdad: #Imphal #Charlie Hebdo #Verisk Maplecroft #Terror Risk
High-fat diet can impair brain health, raise risk of depression

Mar 27, 2015

High-fat diet can impair brain health, raise risk of depression

High-fat diets have long been known to increase the risk for medical problems, including heart disease and stroke #Life #Health #brain health #high risk #high fat
Common pesticide may increase risk of ADHD

Jan 31, 2015

Common pesticide may increase risk of ADHD

Exposure to a common household pesticide may increase the risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, a new study has found. #NewsTracker #Pesticide #ADHD #increase risk #exposuire
Heavy drinking in middle-age may increase stroke risk

Jan 30, 2015

Heavy drinking in middle-age may increase stroke risk

Drinking more than two alcoholic beverages a day in middle-age can raise risk of stroke more than traditional factors such as high blood pressure and diabetes, a new long-term study has warned. #NewsTracker #Stroke #Alcohol #Risk #Drinking #Middle age #increase #one beverage
Forget Delhi polls: Modi-Jaitley must focus exclusively on 3R's  reform, reform, reform

Jan 15, 2015

Forget Delhi polls: Modi-Jaitley must focus exclusively on 3R's reform, reform, reform

The global economy is down and the US is the only growth engine left. But it is not strong enough to pull all economies out of slowdown as China is slowing. India's revival will depend entirely on domestic reforms and investment #Inflation #Emerging markets #IMF #Narendra Modi #InMyOpinion #Arun Jaitley #Raghuram Rajan #Reforms #Ruchir Sharma #Delhi Assembly Election 2015 #Budget 2015-16 #World Bank Growth Forecast #China Risks