05 Dec 2014
Toronto: Being overweight and obesity have the potential to decrease life expectancy of individuals by upto eight years, says an alarming study, adding that being overweight could be as bad as cigarette smoking.
21 Jun 2014
Japan's clash against Ivory Coast was one of the most viewed games of the 2014 World Cup so far as television coverage shattered a host of records during the first round of group matches, FIFA said on Friday.
17 Aug 2015
London: Spending too much time online can cause you to forget things, daydream or face other 'cognitive failures', a new study has warned.
21 Jan 2016
London: Over-consumption of sugar during adolescence may alter the brain's reward circuits - leading to substance abuse or eating disorders, warns a new study. The researchers found that this decrease in reward relates to reduced activity in one of the key hubs of the brain's reward circuitry, called the nucleus accumbens.
12 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Targeting consumers in the urban centres, who are willing to upgrade to an integrated smarter home entertainment experience, Micromax on Wednesday announced the launch of its first Smart LED TV range - Micromax Canvas Smart LED TV.
24 Apr 2014
London: Parents need to closely monitor the TV time of their kids as research has bolstered the link between TV habits and obesity in kids.
24 Nov 2015
Nagpur: Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin's stupendous performances over the past year is a result of getting "back to basics without trying too much", feels his Test captain Virat Kohli.
29 Mar 2012
More bad news for office dwellers: all that sitting at your desk all day not only may put your health at risk but is bad for your mental well-being, at least according to a new study.
13 Apr 2016
New York: Young smokers please take note! Smokers face more problems in finding a job and when they do find a job, they earn considerably less than their non-smoker peers, says an interesting study.