18 Nov 2015
Islamabad: The BCCI's actions are 'malicious and motivated by greed', said a Pakistani daily today. It asked authorities here to 'resist this dishonest blackmail by the Indian board'
18 Nov 2015
New York: Overweight men are just as likely as overweight women to experience subtle forms of discrimination when applying for a job or shopping at retail stores, says new research.
04 Nov 2015
Houston: People who stand for at least one-quarter of their day may have a significantly lower likelihood of obesity, a new study has claimed.
04 Aug 2012
Veteran CPI leader and champion of women's rights Bani Dasgupta died on Saturday, family sources said. She was 88.
15 Oct 2015
London: Just half an hour of brisk walking five days a week can reduce risk of death from cardiovascular diseases, especially in women and those younger than 70 years of age, says a new study.
14 Oct 2015
New York: A glass of red wine every night may help people with Type-2 diabetes manage their cholesterol and cardiac health, suggests new research.
09 Oct 2015
Toronto: Just 30 minutes of non-strenuous exercise such as walking or doing yoga can result in significant reduction of asthma symptoms, says a new study.
21 Sep 2015
New York: Female college students spend an average of 10 hours a day on their cellphones and male college students spend nearly eight, reveals new research from a US university.
25 Sep 2015
London: Young women who play computer games for an hour every day are at increased risk of gaining unhealthy weight, warns new research.
19 Aug 2015
Sydney: If you love to include chillies in your diet, you have another healthy reason to do so. According to a study, consumption of hot chillies can prevent overeating via an action on nerves in the stomach, thus curbing obesity in chilli lovers.