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More than 5 hrs on smartphone ups risk of suicide thoughts in teens

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 1: Parents, please-take-note! Teenagers, who spend five or more hours daily on smartphones and other electronic screens are more likely to experience depression and suicide-related behaviours”>suicide-related behaviours. According to researchers, screen time should be considered as a modern-day risk factor for depression and suicide. More than 5 hrs on smartphone ups risk

‘Reforms to boost growth; banking risks constraint rating’

New Delhi: Moody’s Investors Service today said the reforms undertaken by the government will help boost investor confidence and bolster growth potential, but cautioned muted private investment and banking sector risks will remain a constraint on India’s sovereign rating. It also said in the near-term, challenging budget targets could lead to significant spending cuts late