Archive for May, 2013

Death rates lowest for patients having operations on Monday

Washington, May 29 : There is a higher risk of death for patients who have elective surgery later in the week and at the weekend, compared with those earlier in the week, a new study has revealed.

Italy has lowest graduate share in Europe

Rome, May 23 Italy has the lowest graduation rates in Europe with just one-fifth of people aged 30-34 holding a university degree, according to a study.

Reserve cuts rates to lowest in five decades

The Reserve Bank has cut official interest rates to their lowest level in more than five decades, with contained inflation and a stubbornly high dollar the two key factors in the decision.

Rates on US Treasury bills drop at weekly auction to lowest levels since early 2012

WASHINGTON – Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday's auction to the lowest levels since January 2012.