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.
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.
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.
04 Aug 2012
Veteran CPI leader and champion of women's rights Bani Dasgupta died on Saturday, family sources said. She was 88.
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.
20 Aug 2015
Islamabad: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the UAE should be a wake-up call for Pakistan as "India is on the move in the region", said a leading Pakistani daily on Thursday.
30 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Smartphone users in the country spend an average 169 minutes (about three hours) per day on their devices, a report by mobile advertising company Vserv said today.
07 Jul 2015
Singapore: If you are not sure about how to curb excess drinking, then download this app that will warn you the moment you exceed your daily alcohol limit. The app 'The Alcohol Tracker,' enables users to log the number of beers, shots or glasses of wine they are either prescribed or can handle daily or weekly.
17 Jul 2015
New York: With Facebook already clocking four billion daily video views, it is clearly one of the fastest growing content categories on the site.
23 Jul 2015
Ottawa: Spending more than two hours daily on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram can put your kids at the risk of developing poor mental health, high psychological distress and even suicidal thoughts, new research shows.