20 Mar 2014
Melbourne: Many individuals and cultures tend to be averse to happiness, fearing that enjoying the moment will cause something bad later on, a new research has found.
31 Oct 2014
London: It's official. A sad feeling lasts longer than being ashamed, surprised, irritated or even bored. According to a study, sadness often goes hand-in-hand with events of greater impact such as death or accidents.
13 Mar 2015
New York: Not just mothers but new fathers who are depressed do not make as much eye contact or smile at their toddlers, leading them to develop troubling behaviour such as hitting, lying, anxiety and sadness as they grow, new research has found.
04 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday walked over to the Opposition benches and greeted Sonia Gandhi and other leaders with folded hands as the members, a majority of them newcomers, assembled for the first time in the 16th Lok Sabha, but the celebratory mood was tinged with sadness at the loss of a member and minister.
28 Jun 2013
A ‘green approach’ to development, including replanting of trees, regulating pilgrim traffic and guidelines to ensure that buildings are constructed at least 100 metres away from river banks could minimise the human tragedy of the kind that hit Uttarakhand, an environmental expert says.
09 Jul 2014
Brasilia: "Brazil have Neymar; Argentina, Messi; Portugal, Ronaldo but Germany have a team” was just one of the sardonic comments doing rounds on the social media, which became a virtual meeting point for millions of Brazilians after Tuesday’s 7-1 hiding by the Germans.
29 May 2012
Consumer electronics firm Philips on Tuesday said it will start producing some of its imported products, including induction cooker tops and shavers, in India to reduce the impact of rupee depreciation in future.
12 Oct 2013
Shanghai: Tennis world number one Rafael Nadal on Friday spoke of his sadness over the death of Spanish former Formula 1 test driver Maria de Villota, whose body was found in a hotel room in Seville.
29 Oct 2012
Haryana's Khap panchayats, who have already received flak over their moral policing-blended diktats, on Sunday asked the state government to ban marriage functions at night as it would lessen cases of drunken driving by keeping off youths from alcohol.
23 May 2012
Married couples are usually good at recognizing each other's emotions while they are fighting, researchers say.But if your partner is angry, that might tell more about the overall climate of your marriage than about what your partner is feeling at the moment of the dispute, according to a study conducted by a Baylor University researcher.