Washington, July 23 : A new study has linked impulsiveness in kids to brain connectivity.
Washington, July 23 : A new study has revealed that people tend to shell out more money when they think about their past.
London, July 23 : An underwear with vagina printed across it, has been recently created by an art student, Eleanor Beth Haswell.
New York, July 23 : Do you regret buying that pair of shoes or your favourite T-shirt at the fag end of the month? That nagging feeling about your money being wasted is a global phenomenon.
New York, July 23 : Do you find it hard to make your kids eat vegetables? Then do not tell them vegetables are good for them as children are less likely to eat healthy foods when they hear about their benefits, says a study.
London, July 23 : Love at first sight is not the sole property of the young. As you age, you are more likely to believe in love at first sight, an interesting study reveals.
New York, July 23 : If you eat pretty much everything you put on your plate, you are a proud member of the "Clean Plate Club".
Washington, July 22 : A new study has revealed that the harder adults try to learn an artificial language, the worse they are at deciphering the language's morphology, the structure and deployment of linguistic units such as root words, suffixes, and prefixes.
Washington, July 22 : A new study has revealed that that attaining a higher level of education and spending more years in school are two factors associated with a greater prevalence and severity of nearsightedness, or myopia.
London, July 22 : Love watching Disney romantic movies? You may be suffering from "Disney complexes" that may eventually mar your romantic life.
London, July 22 : Know why your young one goes overboard the moment he/she sees that lovely kitten or a beautiful puppy? Because "cuteness" gets ingrained into his/her mind as early as age three.
By K.S. Jayaraman, Bangalore, July 22 : Don't get upset if birds mess up your courtyard or your home garden with their dropppings. These winged creatures may actually be helping to protect you and your family from dengue and other mosquito-borne diseases.
London, July 22 : If you think excessive Facebook use by your spouse is behind your divorce, then you may be right, says a study.
New York, July 22 : How you react to a loss or a win speaks a lot about your chances of winning the next time, says a study.
Washington, July 21 : Researchers have revealed that zinc is one of the most essential trace metals found in human nutrition and lifestyle and it affects the human body in many ways.
London, July 21 : Dog owners over the age of 65 act and feel 10 years younger than their biological age, says a study.
New York, July 21 : You have read about fitness apps offering better health monitoring and overall happiness. But have you ever tried downloading apps that keep your financial health in good shape?
Los Angeles, July 21 : It is time to take inspiration from Hollywood stars like Jessica Alba's summery smoky eyes or Judy Greer's braided hairstyle and try their beauty trends.
By Vatsal Srivastava : During the financial crisis of 2008, there was a prevailing view among asset managers that a sell-off in developed market (DM) equities would not lead to a downturn in emerging market (EM) equities, especially in Asia.
Washington, July 19 : A new study has revealed that weight management programs also help in reducing depression among black women.
Washington, July 19 : New findings show that combining alcohol with energy drinks can increase one's desire to drink more alcohol.
Washington, July 20 : Too much time with your smartphone may lead to poor conversational skills, says a study.
Manila, July 20 : Married but remain stressed owing to work or family-related issues? Have frequent sex to shun those unnecessary bouts of tension and lead a healthy life.
London, July 20 : If you are single and looking for a partner, here is an app that helps you pick mates by using their voice rather than photographs.
New York, July 20 : Not just moms, a new dad's heart too pours for his or her toddler the moment he looks at him or her playing.
London, July 19 : A survey has revealed that Saturday, July 19 is the day in the decade when Britons have most sex because of the perfect combination of the day, the date and the month.
Washington, July 19 : A line of "fragrance jeans" has been created by a Spanish clothing company that smells like strawberry, lemon, apple, blueberry and orange, in corresponding colors.
Wellington, July 19 : The latest version of the Toyota's Sienna minivan has now a feature called 'driver easy speak' that can amplify a parent's voice in the back seats.
Washington, July 19 : A new study has revealed that women in a forested area around 8,000 years ago were more involved in caring for dogs.
New York, July 19 : Not just income, but taxes that keep fuel costs high and good roads with ample parking space determine the amount of personal car use for people in developing nations including India, a new study shows.
London, July 19 : It's a common assumption that most of the time women hide what they buy from their partners because of their habit of shopping almost everyday, but new research reveals it's actually men who are the biggest secret spenders.
New Delhi, July 19 : During the monsoon, pets can face fungal, yeast and bacterial infections that might prove fatal in some cases. Prevent this by taking care of their hygiene and by safeguarding them against the rain.
Washington, July 18 : A new study has revealed that eye movement of a person could tell the difference between their romantic love and sexual desire.
By Saeed Naqvi : The world was in ideological transition when I met Nadine Gordimer in her bungalow in a Johannesburg suburb. Nelson Mandela had been released that very month after 27 years in the "White Man's prison". Earlier, the Soviet Union had collapsed.
New York, July 18 : Starvation may affect the health of at least the next three generations, says a study.
Chicago, July 18 : Eyes reveal a lot. Be careful on your date next time as researchers have found that they can also spot the difference between love and lust.
New York, July 18 : Just had a divorce and facing persistent sleep problems? Check your blood pressure as you may be at the risk of potentially harmful increase in blood pressure, says a study.
By Nury Vittachi : So I get a news report from a young reporter. "A car was in collision with a bath" the other day, it told me.
Washington, July 17 : A Hollywood cameraman has insisted that he was the one who invented selfies.
Washington, July 17 : A new study has revealed that residents of India and other Asian countries like Hong Kong and Malaysia are least comfortable with public nudity on beaches.
New York, July 17 : A new study has revealed that married couples with kids cheat more than the childless.
New York, July 17 : Practice will not make you perfect but it will usually make you better at what you are practicing, a promising study shows.
London, July 17 : Clothes can make you look and feel great, no matter the size of your body, but be wary of adding visible pounds with the style choices you make.
Washington, July 17 : Irrespective of whether they are suffering from psychiatric disorders or not, cigarette smokers are more likely to commit suicide than people who do not smoke, a study shows.
Washington, July 17 : The tiny ants may be derided by all, but they play a very important role in making the earth habitable by assisting in the gradual reduction of atmospheric carbon dioxide.
Washington, July 17 : In what could be one of the reasons why women shy away from joining science stream, a survey reveals that many young scientists have suffered sexual harassment or sexual assault while at work in the field.
New York, July 17 : Did you miss something while continuously checking smartphone as your spouse waited for undivided attention at dinner? You may not have an answer but researchers have.
New York, July 17 : Next time you fight for the biggest pie of the birthday cake, remember this. Scientists have evolved a method that will help share cake between two people in equal pieces and in such a way that no one feels robbed.
Washington, July 16 : The generic notion that women are more talkative than men was tested by researchers, who found that it depended on the context.
Washington, July 16 : Wiper, a messaging app which made its debut last week, has come up with a feature which will erase all the messages and photos shared from both the phones and company's server with just one tap.
Washington, July 16 : A new study has revealed that the 'buddies' we choose do resemble us genetically even though they are not biologically related.
Washington, July 16 : A new study, which claims that mutation in worms stops them from getting intoxicated, provides new hope for drunken people.
New York, July 16 : Do mobile display advertisements on your smartphone's web browser actually work? Despite their small size, mobile ads can have a big effect on consumers for certain products, a study says.
London, July 16 : If you are moderately short or even short, do not worry as you will be a champion when it comes to performing the real act.
New York, July 16 : Contrary to popular belief, a significant study shows that teenage boys are not looking for sex but intimate and meaningful relationships with the opposite sex.
New York, July 16 : Contrary to the stereotype that women talk more than men, researchers have found that there is an interplay between the context and gender and men can out-talk women in large settings, but women do the most talking in small settings.
By Nivedita, New Delhi, July 16 : From using light make-up, keeping the skin and hair dry to exfoliating your skin at regular intervals, keep your beauty checks in place to sail through the monsoon blues.
Washington, July 16 : The answer to treat alcohol withdrawal symptoms in people has been found in worms. Neuroscientists have generated mutant worms that do not get intoxicated by alcohol - a result that could lead to new drugs to treat humans.
New York, July 16 : Debunking a feeling among US couples that daughters lead to divorce, a significant study reveals that tense relationship, and not a girl child, prior to pregnancy is the real cause for divorce.
New York, July 16 : Regular use of fish oil supplements may significantly reduce cognitive decline and improve brain function in older adults, says a study.