12 Dec 2015
New York: Adolescence is a time when many children may consider experimenting with alcohol or drugs. A new research shows parents can reduce that risk by maintaining a healthy and open relationship with their children.
12 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Opinion in the top echelons of BJP remained divided on whether action should be taken against senior party leaders who have attacked Narendra Modi-Amit Shah duo over the Bihar polls debacle. Home Minister Rajnath Singh said he was not in favour of any action against dissenters.
28 Dec 2015
Toronto: Contrary to popular perceptions, foodies - those who take time to appreciate the texture, flavour and beauty of food - do not eat larger portions than what the dieters generally eat, says new research.
03 Oct 2015
Washington: A nutrient-rich, balanced diet is beneficial to corals during stressful thermal events, a new study has found.
30 Oct 2015
New York: Having low-fat diet does not lead to greater weight loss in the long term compared to higher-fat diets of similar intensity, says a Lancet study.
21 Oct 2015
Austin: Renault will be taking an upgraded, more powerful engine to Austin for this weekend's U.S. Formula One Grand Prix but Red Bull and Toro Rosso will have to accept grid penalties if they want to use it.
19 Nov 2015
Patna: The stage is set for the oath taking ceremony of Chief Minister designate Nitish Kumar here tomorrow in the presence of important leaders and chief ministers of several states.
05 Dec 2015
Algiers: Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb said last month's hostage taking at a hotel in Mali's capital Bamako was a joint operation with another jihadist group, in an audio message.
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.
30 Nov 2015
Mumbai: The Shiv Sena today asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make taking oath on Constitution mandatory, replacing the holy books, so that the country can be pulled out of the tentacles of 'religion-based politics'.