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.
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.
04 Aug 2012
Veteran CPI leader and champion of women's rights Bani Dasgupta died on Saturday, family sources said. She was 88.
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.
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.
19 Jun 2015
New York: If you are looking for a simple strategy to become slim, then start stepping on a scale each day and track the results, a new study says. In a study spanning over two years, researchers found that self-weighing and tracking results on a chart were effective for both losing weight and keeping it off, especially for men.
16 May 2015
London: Just 30 minutes of physical activity six days a week is linked to a 40 percent lower risk of death from any cause among the elderly, a new research shows.
21 Jun 2015
New Delhi: HRD Minister Smriti Irani announced that IIT admission fees of Partapgarh brothers Raju and Brijesh, sons of a daily wager, would be waived even as support poured in from several quarters including Congress MP Rahul Gandhi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
28 May 2015
New York: Having two or more drinks daily may damage the heart of elderly people, a study has warned. Moderate drinking is generally defined as two drinks a day (beer, wine or liquor) for men and one drink a day for women.
11 May 2015
Chandigarh: Concerned over delay in crop lifting and payment to farmers, Punjab government on Monday asked all purchasing centres in the state to send daily report on procurement operations.