New Delhi, Aug. 29 : The Bohemian way of living is mostly attributed to those who choose to follow their own rules and not conform to the set standards of society.
New Delhi [India], Aug 29 : While smartphones help us stay in touch with colleagues, keep on top of our inbox, and complete urgent tasks on the move, they actually make us less productive when we are working at our desks, according to a new psychological experiment by the Universities of Wurzburg and Nottingham Trent, commissioned by Kaspersky Lab.
New York, Aug 29 : We may not know it but our brains are actually pretty good at math and they constantly perform complicated calculations to make sense of the world , researchers have found.
By Anil K. Rajvanshi: Last week a person who gives out on hire his Dolby music truck for marriages and other functions used a vacant plot near our house to test his equipment.
San Francisco, Aug 29 : People tend to engage in unpleasant but necessary activities, such as paying bills or doing housework, when they are in a good mood and choose pleasurable activities as a way to feel better when they are in a bad mood, according to new research by a psychologist at Stanford University.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : A bag is the best accessory to notch up the style factor of any ensemble. So, instead of stocking up on basic bags in your wardrobe, invest in different styles that you can work with a variety of outfits and flaunt at multiple occasions, says an expert.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : When you step out to buy gold jewellery, be wary of getting duped. Check for purity and hallmark besides buy-back policy, says an expert.
By Jaideep Sarin, Attari (Punjab), Aug 28 : A popular restaurant, which sells Indian and Pakistani cuisine and the idea of peace between the not-so-friendly neighbours right at the international border between both countries, will showcase its food at an international food event in Paris next month.
Sydney, Aug 28 : Researchers have found that the presence of humans have seriously altered 97 per cent of world's most biologically species-rich areas such as tropical rainforests.
New Delhi, Aug 27 : A face scrub is as essential for men as it is for women. Facial scrubs are important to keep the skin pores clean and skin problems away. Proper exfoliation is important, says an expert.
New York, Aug 27 : If you thought places with more men than women are likely to experience higher rates of family and social instability, think again! New research has found that surpluses of men are associated with lower crime rates, higher levels of marriage and relationship commitment.
New Delhi [India], Aug.26 : Latest research shows that we are 26 percent more productive without our smartphone.
WashingtonD.C., Aug. 26 : A study says that distributing health products through a simple voucher system is effective for screening out people who would otherwise accept but not use the free product.
New York, Aug 24 : Listening to upbeat music can have positive effect on the cooperative spirits of individuals working as a team, according to a new study.
New Delhi, Aug 24 : If your heart lies in seafood -- prawn to be precise -- The China Kitchen at the Hyatt Regency is the place to head for in the capital.
By Pallavi Aman Singh, New Delhi, Aug 23 : Often considered as an inevitable march to baldness, hair fall can leave you worried. But now, with these tips, you may be able to stop your bad hair days from turning into bad hair weeks or even longer.
New Delhi, Aug. 22 : In today's world, travelling across time zones is inevitable and so in the jetlag due to that.
London, Aug. 21 : A recent study has revealed that women have more nightmares than men and their most common dream is their partner cheating on them.
New Delhi, Aug 18 : Shaving, waxing and excessive sweating can cause dark underarms. Try quick home remedies like potato, which works as a natural bleaching agent or use amla as it is known to protect the skin, says an expert.
New York, Aug 18 : Pre-schoolers experience significant improvements in their English skills when they have a good grasp of their mother-tongue or native language, according to a new study.
Ankara, Aug 18 : How well you think your partner understands and cares for you is linked to how well you sleep, new research suggests.
New York, Aug 17 : Don't feel ashamed in kissing up to your boss as it won't impact your relationship with your supervisor -- rather it will leave a positive influence on your co-workers as well, a new study has revealed.
London, Aug 17 : Certain proteins inform the plant cells, bacteria and fungi whether it is day or night or cloudy or sunny and researchers have now determined the inner workings of one of these proteins.
New York, Aug 17 : Windows made of transparent wood could provide more even and consistent natural lighting and a cooler ambiance, a study says.
London, Aug 17 : People who have got longer-living parents are likely to have much better heart condition, less chances of cancer and more likely to live longer, said a study by researchers including from Indian Institute of Public Health.
Sydney, Aug 16 : Over-confident individuals can often be poor in decision making with potentially disastrous consequences, says a study.
London, Aug 16 : Want to know which political party an individual will support? Then take note of the person's height.
New Delhi, Aug 16 : With heavy rain and humid weather, feet allergy can be a common problem. To avoid such condition, wear open, strappy sandals in waterproof material and ensure that your footwear is dry, says an expert.
New York, Aug 15 : Open adoptions, in which communication is encouraged between adoptive families and the biological family, can benefit the child as well as the adoptive parents, says a study.
By Somdatta Saha, New Delhi, Aug. 12 : Are you on Instagram? If yes, then here are seven golden points to increase "double taps" on your posts.
Washington D.C., Aug. 12 (ANI): A major reason for young men striving for gym-fit, photo-perfect bodies to create a social media brand is their economic crisis and austerity
Washington D.C., Aug. 12 (ANI): People who are married, or cohabitating, generally tend to drink less both in amount and frequency, a new University of Virginia study indicates.
New York, Aug 12 : Making a backup plan while performing a task can reduce the chances of successfully achieving your goal, a new study has revealed.
Washington, Aug 11 : Violent video games are not associated with anti-social attitudes or bullying behaviour and are associated rather with increased civic behaviour, says a new study.
New Delhi, Aug 11 : Despite elephant-headed Ganesha being widely worshipped across India, at least 100 elephants die every year in the country, with many poached for ivory and many more captured and sold to traffickers.
Washington D.C., Aug. 11 (ANI): Experiencing rude behaviour by co-workers may reduce employees' self-control and lead them to act in a similar uncivil manner with others, says a study.
New York, Aug 11 : If you are bogged down by sarcasm and bullying coming from your seniors at job, read on. According to the researchers, such rude behaviour is common at a politically-charged workplace and this incivility is fast spreading.
New Delhi, Aug 10 : Love it or hate it, but you just can't ignore hunger pangs. But instead of munching on unhealthy stuff, add a healthy twist to snacks, suggests an expert.
New York, Aug 9 : Researchers have found a part of the brain called 'physics engine' that has the potential to predict when people are ready to catch, dodge, hoist or take any necessary action, and is also among the most important aspects of cognition for survival in human beings.
New York, Aug 9 : Like their extroverted pets, dog lovers make more connections online and on an average have 26 more Facebook friends than cat lovers, says a new Facebook study that confirms long-held stereotypes about dog people vs cat people.
New York, Aug 8 : Men tend to show more friendly gestures like handshakes, back pats and even hugs than the fairer sex, at the end of a conflict or competition, a study said.
London, Aug. 7 : A study says, men on dating app Tinder actually suffer from low self-esteem.
London, Aug. 7 : A new study says, along with increasing your knowledge, reading is also linked to your life span.
London, Aug. 7 : To all the single people, cherish your days, as a psychologist has claimed, idea of wedded bliss is largely a myth.
London, Aug. 7 : Ladies out there, look before you go out for a date- your intelligence might turn-off your man.
London, Aug. 7 : Looks like this new study vouches on the theory that people with high intelligence mostly spend their time lazing around than their active counterparts.
London, Aug. 7 : All single people cherish your days, as a psychologist has claimed the idea of wedded bliss is largely a myth.
New Delhi, Aug 6. (ANI): Celebrate this friendship day with flawless, glowing skin and charm all your friends. Beauty expert Shehnaz Hussian has shared some tips to get the desired look.
New Delhi, Aug 6 : Make sure your house is well-ventilated with a lot of sunlight making its way indoors and also decorate your abode with plants to improve air quality where you live, says an expert.
New Delhi, Aug 6 : Want to get a tattoo, but have several doubts? The pain is not unbearable and your inking won't fade with time, say experts.
New Delhi, Aug 6 : Sometimes you might undercook or overcook a snack, but there are ways to get the crisp right in snacks, says an expert.
New Delhi, Aug 05 : Is the fun time with your best friends being taken over by extra office hours? Well, do not worry because now you can meet your friend everyday during your workout.
New Delhi, Aug. 3 (ANI): Cafes are revising their food menu on a fast basis to match up to the changing tastes of people, thanks to globalisation.
London, Aug 3 : Increased exposure to alcohol-related advertisements is raising the amount and frequency of drinking among adolescents, finds a study.
New Delhi, Aug 3 : As much as the cool weather soothes your soul after a rough summer, the monsoon is not everyone's favourite time of the year. Hence, make-up has to be done differently during this season keeping in mind the high level of humidity while you are on the go, says an expert.
New Delhi, Aug 3 : When people often talk about festive clothing, the fear of wearing bulky lehengas and hefty kurtas haunts them. To break the monotonous ethnic-wear rule, it's time to give your wardrobe a festive makeover.
Washington D.C, Aug 3 : With green foods reigning supreme in recent years, it seems only natural that green drinks should too, but unfortunately, eco-wines come with a stigma that they suck.
Washington D.C, Aug 3 : Several different types of alcohol marketing is fuelling underage drinking across Europe, according to a recent study.
New York, Aug 2 : Adolescent girls with the presence of their boomerang fathers -- who enter and exit their children's lives -- are less likely to experience depression even after undergoing stressful experiences like family instability, absence of biological father or the presence of stepfather, says a study.
By Pallavi Aman Singh