Tag Archives: ‘healthy’

How a Healthy Economy Can Shorten Life Spans

The health of a nation’s economy and the health of its people are connected, but in some surprising ways. At times like these, when the economy is strong and unemployment is low, research has found that death rates rise. At least, in the short term. In the long term, economic growth is good for health. What’s going on? One study of European countries just before and ... Read More »

Public sector bank merger healthy for banking system RBIs Urjit Patel

New York: RBI governor Urjit Patel has said the Indian banking system could be better off if some public sector banks are consolidated to have fewer but healthier entities, as it would help in dealing with the problem of stressed assets. “As many have pointed out, it is not clear that we need so many public sector banks. The system ... Read More »

Greggs unveils new ‘healthy’ sourdough pasties

Greggs, the baker famous for its butter-laden steak bakes and creamy chicken slices is introducing a range of low-fat “healthy” pasties as it tries to keep up with increasingly calorie-conscious customers. The new healthy snacks, which shun the indulgent greasiness of flaky pastry for a more heart-friendly sourdough will hit the shelves tomorrow and come with a choice of chicken katsu or ... Read More »