New Delhi, June 24 : It is always advisable to paint your house once you have completely shifted in and go for subtle colour schemes as it is easy to pull it off with all kinds of stuff inside, says an expert.
Sydney, June 24 : A 30-minute walk in the woods each week can help reduce depression and high blood pressure while enhancing mental health, a study has found.
New Delhi, June 23 : Men should focus on the fit, keep it simple and avoid wearing shirts or T-shirts with big logos to look chic, says an expert.
New Delhi, June 23 : Juicy, spicy, tender pieces of meat in tangy Indian masala curry with grated ginger and coriander garnish tickling your taste buds -- sounds tempting?
New York, June 23 : Bosses please take note. If you find an employee looking at Facebook, it may actually means a break for him or her from tiredness at work. According to a new survey, workers use social media at work for many reasons and taking a mental break is one of the most common one.
Washington D.C, Jun 23 (ANI): You may want to add cold-water fish to your diet as a recent study has found that omega-3s can help reduce mortality.
New Delhi, June 22 : Umami is the new taste to hit the town. Present in all our foods, ranging from Biryani to Bonda, this mouthwatering sensation has been a topic of dispute, requiring focused perception, scientific reasoning and advanced neuroscience to prove its existence.
London, June 22 : If you are waiting for a friend, a colleague or even a doctor's appointment, how long do you think it takes before you check your phone? Not more than a minute. And if you are a man, it could be even shorter - just 21 seconds, says a study.
New Delhi, June 21 : After a busy day and a stressful week, sometimes the most effective way to relax is by spending quality time with your friends. Your girl gang is your 'closest' and also your 'closet' confidant.
New Delhi, June 21 : A father is always a superhero for his kids. He plays the most crucial role in our lives after our mothers, from being the bread winner to being our first friend as well as the strict disciplinarians in the house.
Athens, June 21 : A team of researchers led by psychologists at the University of Georgia have found that the silencing of a specific gene may affect human social behavior, including a person's ability to form healthy relationships or to recognize the emotional states of others.
New York, June 21 : Children who often go hungry have a greater risk of developing impulse control problems and engaging in violence, according to new UT Dallas research.
Washington D.C., June 21 : A new study has explained that why water is considered as the basic unit of life and why life is not possible without it.
Washington D.C., Jun 21 : Did you have any idea that Disney Princess stories can be harmful to your kids?
Washington D.C., June 21 : A new study has found that families tend to function better if they regularly stroll outside together.
New Delhi, June 21 : After the scorching heat of the summer sun, the monsoon comes as a welcome relief. But what about all kinds of dermatological infections that lead to skin problems like pimples, rashes and dull skin due to the sudden change in the weather? Take bath with only lukewarm water and use anti-fungal creams to combat fungal infection, says an expert.
New Delhi, June 21 : Australian model and celebrity chef Sarah Todd runs her own restaurant in Goa and spends at least six months in India every year. The cookery expert, who has debuted on Indian television with "Serve It Like Sarah", says she was blown away not just by the diversity of food in this country but also by the love that Indians add to their cooking.
New Delhi, June 21 : Good news for West Delhiites -- you no longer have to bear the brunt of endless, annoying traffic jams to reach a South Delhi restaurant for a scrumptious meal. World Art Dining in Punjabi Bagh brings you a food experience within your comfort zone.
New Delhi, June 19 : From outlining before applying lipstick, using powder blush instead of cream to using primer regularly, just a few tweaks in your beauty regime can give you a long-lasting and sweat-proof look, says an expert.
New Delhi, June 19 : A father is always a superhero for his kids. He plays the most crucial role in our lives after our mothers, from being the bread winner to being our first friend as well as the strict disciplinarians in the house.
By Pallavi Aman Singh, New Delhi, Jun 19 : A father is neither an anchor to hold us back, nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light who manages to point us in the right direction and even at times, pick us out of the gutter. Thus, all dads deserve a big hug on Father's Day.
London, June 18 : Research that followed more than 1.6 million Swedish men from adolescence onwards between 1968 and 2005 has shown that those who were overweight as teenagers were more likely to develop heart failure in early middle age.
New Delhi, June 18 : Advertisements are unthinkingly reinforcing gender stereotypes, says noted journalist Naghma Sahar during a travelling photo exhibition titled "Each Click Counts" on the theme of "Being A Girl".
New Delhi, June 18 : Avoid oil-based products and heavy make-up and make sure you apply astringent or a toner every night before sleeping during the monsoon season, says an expert.
New Delhi, June 18 : In today's digital era where technology has almost swamped art in all its forms, has Urdu literature once famous for poetry -- especially the verse forms of the ghazal and nazm -- lost its charm too?
New Delhi, June 18 : Remember how mangoes ruled the menu cards last summer? This year the king of the fruits has been dethroned by refreshing watermelons.
Washington D.C, Jun 18 : You may not know it, but your parenting methods affect your child's future, according to a recent study.
London, June 17 : Citizen journalism, often seen as a more democratic form of journalism where the public contributes to the reporting, analysis and dissemination of news, sometimes leads to outright cyber bullying, warns a study.
Washington D.C, Jun 17 (ANI): Turns out, going to the gym not only makes you stronger, but also smarter.
Washington D.C, Jun 17 (ANI): Is your working environment dull and dirty? If so, there's a good chance you'll get dumber as you age.
London, June 16 : Planning to buy a new smartphone? Remember that the device may lose half of its value in a month which is even faster than your car, says an interesting study.
New York, June 16 : The same behavioural skills that are commonly taught to fight depression can also help unemployed people land a job, new research has found.
New York, June 16 : Helping your colleagues too often can lead to mental and emotional exhaustion as well as hurt your job performance, suggests a new study.
Washington D.C, Jun 16 : So, why do people assist distant relatives? Mathematical simulations by a University of Utah anthropologist suggest "socially enforced nepotism" encourages helping far-flung kin.
Washington D.C, Jun 16 : Genome editing in butterflies has revealed how they got the showy eyespots on the wings.
Washington D.C, Jun 16 : A recent study has suggested that unemployed people are more likely to land a job if they use skills commonly taught as part of cognitive therapy for depression.
New York, June 16 : A new study found that normal older adults who experience excessive sleepiness during the day or significant fatigue may have more brain atrophy than expected for their age, particularly in areas of the brain that are more susceptible to aging and Alzheimer's disease.
New York, June 16 : A new study found that there is a circadian pattern of peak and nadir in the incidence of suicides committed in alcohol dependent individuals.
New York, June 16 : According to a new study, child adversities, which are known to play an important role in mental and physical health, are also associated with poor sleep.
New York, June 15 : A new study of adolescents suggests that obtaining an insufficient amount of sleep increases variability in sadness, anger, energy and feelings of sleepiness. The study also showed that nightly fluctuations in sleep in healthy adolescents predict worse mood the next day, and worse mood any given day largely predicts unusually bad sleep the next night.
Lyon, France, June 15 : An international Working Group of 23 scientists convened by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), the cancer agency of the World Health Organization (WHO), has evaluated the carcinogenicity of drinking coffee, mate,1 and very hot beverages.
New Delhi, June 15 : Save your skin from dryness and dehydration. Increase water intake and exfoliate the dead skin cells to achieve smooth skin, says an expert.
Washington D.C, Jun 15 : Back in 2014, a team of researchers came up with an equation to predict happiness and now, they have updated it to take other people's fortunes into account.
New Delhi, June 15 : It is time to convey your love to your father in an old-fashioned way -- with a hand-written letter.
London, June 15 : The answer to the question is both yes and no as researchers have found that listening to sad music is associated with three types of experiences - pleasure, comfort and pain.
New Delhi, June 15 : Going for a holiday or work trip out of station? Pack it light and right for convenience.
New Delhi, June 15 : Compatibility between partners is a very significant point to consider before taking the plunge into marriage. To avoid broken marriages, check the zodiac signs and choose the right astrology advisors, says an expert.
Washington D.C, Jun 15 : Turn up those tearjerkers and dig out your Radiohead albums as a team of researchers has found that sad music can actually lift your mood.
Washington D.C, Jun 15 : Coffee lovers, if you want to take your caffeine habit to the next level, you may want to try sticking the beans in the fridge.
New Delhi, June 15 : Mother Teresa's planned sainthood is in an "uncharted" place as the miracle attributed to her was denied by the so-called cured person, says Britain-based author Aroup Chatterjee, whose work on the Albanian-born nun questions the very basis of her work in the City of Joy, for which she received the Nobel Peace Prize.
New Delhi, June 15 : How about treating your father to some yummilicious chocolate delicacies this Father's day as L'Opera, India's first authentic French pastry and bakery enterprise in India, has come up with some exclusive recipes meant only for the day.
Washington D.C., June 15 (ANI): It's queer but true - women have a longer lifespan compared to men.
Gurgaon, June 14 : A 32-year-old man was on Tuesday saved by his friends and the police after he posted pictures of a suicide bid on social networking site, police said.
Beijing, June 14 : If you are less than attractive, it is likely that a child may not trust you, says a new study, suggesting that for kids an individual's trustworthiness is linked to how attractive they find him or her.
Washington, D.C., June 14 (ANI): A new study has found that video gaming affects sleeping patterns.
Washington, D.C., June 14 : Children's trustworthiness is linked to how attractive the people look, says a new study.
New Delhi, June 14 : When pieces of succulent, juicy, spicy and smoked chicken inspired by a recipe from Mumbai's popular Mohammad Ali Road, are served in cutting chai glasses, you know that presentation is as important and spot-on as the taste of the wild (oops, wide) menu at the uniquely named boutique studio-in-bar Junglee Billee.
Washington D.C., June 14 : A new research has found out that caffeine fails to improve alertness or performance after three nights of restrictive sleep to five hours per night.
New Delhi, June 13 : As monsoon approaches, it is important to keep one's make-up safe from humidity and dampness. Here's how.
New Delhi, June 13 : Remove all make-up before you go to bed, go for regular clean-ups and use clean brushes and sponges to avoid skin problems like acne, says an expert.