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 Dec 2015
Washington: Distracted dining may lead to overeating and obesity and could be as dangerous to your health as distracted driving is to your safety on the highway, a new study has warned.
06 Sep 2016
London: Love to wear designer perfumes? Be careful, as certain molecules produced in these man-made fragrances act as potential contaminants of the environment, and may also impact our ecosystem in the long run, said a study conducted in the canals of Venice, also known as the city without sewers.
06 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The government today said an in-house rating of NGOs receiving grants from the Environment Ministry will be done to rank them on the basis of their performance.
11 Aug 2016
Looking to counter the blanket ban imposed by the Supreme Court on diesel cars in the Delhi-NCR, Mercedes-Benz has offered to pay an environmental cess to resume sales in the region.
08 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will reduce tax evasion and improve ease of doing business by engendering a common market throughout the country, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today as he moved the modified constitution amendment bill in the Lok Sabha.
15 Sep 2011
Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara said Thursday emotions about playing his 100th Test match will not affect his focus on winning the third and final Test against Australia to level the series.
13 Jan 2016
Mumbai: Rapping BJP over its defeat in the recent local body elections, Shiv Sena today said balloons that fly in air do not remain there for long and cautioned that the results indicate Maharashtra's 'political environment is in danger'.
21 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Spreading awareness for an alternative mode of transport and a pollution-free environment, a bunch of cycling enthusiasts are waging a battle for cycle-friendly lanes in the city.
15 Dec 2015
New York: Contrary to popular assumption - and a talk by actor Arnold Schwarzenegger at the United Nations Paris Climate Change Conference - eating a vegetarian diet could contribute more to climate change than eating a non-vegetarian diet, warns a new study.