14 Sep 2015
New York: If you are trying to shed some extra kilos, switching to sugar-free drinks may not really help, said a study. Diet-beverage consumers tend to compensate for the absence of calories in their drinks by noshing on extra food that is loaded with sugar, sodium, fat and cholesterol, the study said.
12 Jan 2016
Washington: Kids who eat more carrots and apples are as likely to eat a lot of candy and fries, a new study has found, suggesting that emphasising on avoiding 'bad' food is as important as adding 'good' food in children's diet.
20 Nov 2015
Patna: RJD chief Lalu Prasad's son Tej Pratap Yadav fumbled twice as the first time MLA while taking oath as a minister in Nitish Kumar government in Bihar today, prompting Governor Ram Nath Kovind to correct him.
12 Nov 2015
Patna: A number of leaders, including Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee, will attend Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar oath-taking ceremony being described as 'a new beginning of opposition unity in the country'.
29 Dec 2015
New Delhi: From humble turmeric powder and Bugs Bunny's favourite carrots to adding oodles of dark chocolate to your diet, you can keep yourself fit and healthy this winter season by stocking up some easy-to-find super food.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: You are nervous and excited on your D-Day, but don't skip your meal and be particular about what you eat. Go for small and frequent meals to start with, says an expert.
19 Nov 2015
Patna: Sulking BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha yesterday said he received an invitation from Bihar Chief Minister designate Nitish Kumar for the oath taking ceremony tomorrow but would not be able to attend the function due to 'important personal engagements.'
17 Apr 2015
Washington: Do you always pick up a soda can from the refrigerator every time you feel a little stressed? This could be because sugary drinks may relieve stress in humans by disrupting the body's normal response to stressful situations.
28 Apr 2015
Washington : If you are finding it difficult to stick to a weight-loss diet, the hunger-sensitive cells in your brain are to be blamed, scientists say.Researchers have found that a set of neurons is responsible for the unpleasant feelings associated with hunger that make snacking irresistible.
17 Dec 2015
London: A commonly used skin care ingredient is one of several newly identified compounds that can mimic the life-extending effect of a starvation diet, a new study has found.