03 Feb 2016
Joe Hart made it clear that no amount of hoopla over the appointment of Pep Guardiola was going to sidetrack Manchester City's title bid after they ground out a resilient victory to mark Manuel Pellegrini's 100th Premier League match on Tuesday.
01 Nov 2014
London: Getting distracted by your smartphone? An app called Offtime helps you get rid of apps and notifications at a time when you need to focus on important work. The app also prevents people from contacting you unless in an emergency.
30 Mar 2016
New York: Ever wondered why we remember certain scenes from films or books without much effort while forgetting others despite paying attention? New research suggests that people tend to remember only those things better that they expect to have future relevance.
02 Feb 2015
London: Simple distraction techniques such as talking to a nurse, watching a DVD or using stress balls can help patients relax during a surgery and reduce their pain, a new study has found.
09 Oct 2015
London: If you get distracted by a pretty face that floats into your field of view at workplace or while driving, do not feel guilty. Getting distracted by a face is natural so much so that even facial expressions can cause distraction, a new study finds.
10 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma has asked the media to treat her boyfriend, cricketer Virat Kohli, and his national teammates as adults and has said that she should not be held responsible for his on-field performances.
09 Feb 2015
Melbourne: Besides manual tasks involving awkward position, distractions during activities and fatigue can also trigger low back pain, a study reveals. The study's researchers also found that back pain risk is the highest between 7.00 am and noon.
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.
13 Jan 2015
London: About 11 percent of British adults suffer from 'netbrain' - a disorder caused by overuse of the internet and may show narcissism, distraction and fear of missing out, a new study has found.
05 Nov 2013
Kolkata: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday said that the team was trying to focus on the cricket despite the frenzy around Sachin Tendulkar's 199th Test match in his farewell series against the West Indies.