04 Jul 2015
Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was left disgusted by the insensitivity of people who were crowding around him and taking selfies while he attended the cremation of his friend.
22 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia today expressed 'shock' over prevailing corrupt practices in the education system as he ordered action against a school principal and a placement officer of a government-run polytechnic for taking bribes.
17 Jul 2015
Toronto: A high-fat diet can cause impairments in a critical brain pathway that controls motivation, scientists have found. Researchers led by Stephanie Fulton from the University of Montreal and the CHUM Research Centre (CRCHUM) found that high-fat feeding can cause impairments in the functioning of the mesolimbic dopamine system, a critical brain pathway controlling motivation.
18 May 2015
London: Consuming excess dietary salt may result in late onset of puberty that can lead to behavioural problems, stress and reduced fertility, new research says.
09 Jul 2013
There are advantages and disadvantages to an open-plan office - a single giant room where there is not much to separate you from a co-worker seated next to you.
04 Nov 2015
Sydney: Loneliness can take a toll on your physical health as researchers have found that people who live alone tend to survive on unhealthy diets. The researchers also found that men living alone are more likely to have a poor diet than women.
11 Jul 2015
London: A diet and exercise regime for high-risk obese pregnant women, while effective in promoting a healthy lifestyle, does not prevent gestational diabetes, says a study.
12 May 2015
Washington: A diet containing walnuts may lead to genetic changes that can slow growth of colorectal tumour, the third most common type of cancer worldwide, new animal study by Harvard Medical School has found.
07 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Amid fear of contracting swine flu rising across the country, nutritionists have noted that a little more attention to your diet can help fight the disease that has reportedly killed over 1,100 people so far.
05 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The government has taken a number of steps to check illegal migration into Assam from Bangladesh, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju informed the Rajya Sabha today.