India increases spending in final pre-election budget

India increases spending in final pre-election budget

NEW DELHI, Feb. 1 (Reuters) – The Indian government on Wednesday announced a budget of $550 billion for the next fiscal year starting April 1, setting out a plan for record investment while limiting the budget deficit. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party, which faces elections in key states this year and a national election in … Read more

Eurozone inflation January 2023 print ahead of ECB interest rate meeting

Eurozone inflation January 2023 print ahead of ECB interest rate meeting

Inflation in the Eurozone eased in the last two months of 2022, but the economic indicator is still well above the European Central Bank’s 2% mandate. Jeff Groenberg | Universal Image Group | Getty Images Inflation in the Eurozone fell for the third consecutive month in January on the back of a sharp drop in … Read more

Research shows that poor sleep quality increases aggression, possibly by affecting emotional cognition

Research shows that poor sleep quality increases aggression, possibly by affecting emotional cognition

A lack of quality sleep can cause aggressive behavior, according to recent longitudinal findings published in the journal Biological psychology. Brain imaging data revealed that the effect may be related to reduced activity in the prefrontal cortex and increased activity in the limbic regions. Good sleep is of utmost importance for the healthy functioning of … Read more

Ukraine accused by Human Rights Watch of illegal use of PFM mines in Izyum

Ukraine accused by Human Rights Watch of illegal use of PFM mines in Izyum

Comment on this story Remark KYIV, Ukraine — Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday it found evidence Ukrainian forces fired “thousands” of anti-personnel mines into Russian-held territory in eastern Ukraine. dozens of citizens. The landmines were scattered “in and around” the eastern Ukrainian city of Izyum, the New York-based organization said in a press release. … Read more

Pamela Anderson opens in a documentary working to reclaim her story

Pamela Anderson opens in a documentary working to reclaim her story

CNN — The word “intimate” is often used when describing celebrity documentaries, but it definitely applies to “Pamela, A Love Story,” in which Pamela Anderson is at one point lounging in the bathtub while excerpts from her diaries are read as a voiceover. The result is a humanizing take on a woman who is often … Read more

Intel cuts wages, bonuses after disastrous quarterly results

Intel cuts wages, bonuses after disastrous quarterly results

Intel shocked workers on Tuesday evening that it is slashing workers’ compensation after reporting dismal financial results last week. The chipmaker said it will cut base pay for above-mid-level employees by at least 5% starting March 1, according to employees who heard the company’s announcement. Vice presidents get a 10% cut, more senior executives get … Read more

49ers may have new defensive coordinator replacements for DeMeco Ryans

49ers may have new defensive coordinator replacements for DeMeco Ryans

Replacing DeMeco Ryans may be the hardest and most important thing the 49ers will do this offseason. Their defensive coordinator for the past two years took a job as head coach of the Houston Texans, leaving a gaping hole atop San Francisco’s No. 1 defense. While the 49ers’ defensive lineup is very talented, Ryans’ schedule … Read more

Valley fever symptoms: A fungal infection caused by coccidioides can spread across the US

Valley fever symptoms: A fungal infection caused by coccidioides can spread across the US

Valley fever, a fungal infection primarily found in the southwestern United States, is now likely spreading eastward, across the Great Plains and even north to the Canadian border due to climate change, according to a study in GeoHealth. “As temperatures rise and the western half of the U.S. remains fairly dry, our desert soil will … Read more

Suspects arrested after explosion at Pakistani mosque, police focus on how bomber entered

Suspects arrested after explosion at Pakistani mosque, police focus on how bomber entered

PESHAWAR, Pakistan, Feb. 1 (Reuters) – Police investigating a suicide bombing that killed more than 100 people at a Pakistani mosque said on Tuesday that several people had been arrested and they could not rule out the possibility that the terrorist internal aid had evaded security checks. The bombing was the deadliest in a decade, … Read more