When next best thing available may even be worse

Sun, 05/15/2016 - 11:44

Beijing, May 15 (IANS) At times when we want something and things are unavailable, we end up picking the closest substitute. But a new study suggests that we would be better off and happy picking something that is not-so-similar alternative.


Privacy management a group effort on social media

Sun, 05/15/2016 - 11:38

New York, May 15 (IANS) With the world growing increasingly social with a large number of people connecting online, privacy management has become a more collaborative issue, finds a new research.


Pamper your taste bud at Foodhall's summer food festival

Sat, 05/14/2016 - 17:58

New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Wondering where to visit to dig into some finest delicacies of summer? Why not make a stop at Foodhall, a premium lifestyle food superstore that brings in an epicurean adventure dedicated to summer flavours and recipes in their 'The Taste of Summer' food festival.


Diet To Keep You Cool And Glowing During Summer

Sat, 05/14/2016 - 11:18

Intake of enough water, seasonal fruits and fluids is the best, cheapest and easiest way to keep glowing skin and gorgeous looking hair during summer. Butn there are a host of other remedies as well to keep you cool -- in looks and in spirits!


Women prefer jobs that have fewer applicants

Fri, 05/13/2016 - 13:04

New York, May 13 (IANS) When applying for a job, women seek positions with fewer applicants than men - a factor that could partly explain why we see fewer of them in the corporate boardrooms, new research suggests.


Earn better to shun loneliness later in life

Fri, 05/13/2016 - 13:03

London, May 13 (IANS) Having a good job along with a satisfied professional status is what people want in their early 30s, says a study, adding that the higher the income, the less likely it is that that the individual will become lonely.


Sip into global cocktails at home this summer!

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:18

New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Want to sip cocktails of different countries? How about indulging in some heavenly cocktails across the globe at home? This summer, check out these recipes by Nick Ord, a Diageo liquid expert with United Spirits Ltd.


Sixth sense protects you while driving, except when texting

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 16:38

New York, May 12 (IANS) A sixth sense steadies drivers' hands and helps them stay on track, even when they are absent-minded or emotionally upset, except when they are engaged in texting on their mobile phones, a study says.


Depressed parents can turn kids into troublemakers

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 15:54

New York, May 12 (IANS) Are you suffering from depression? If yes, then your teenage kid may be prone to higher risk-taking and rule-breaking behaviour that can make them rebellious and disobedient, says a study.


Emotive U2 fan videos to help you find perfect songs

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 15:36

London, May 12 (IANS) Are you a die-hard fan of Irish rock band U2? Stay hooked as a study of 150 music videos made by U2 fans has revealed their emotions that can be used to help them find new songs online.


Frequent social media use may lead to eating disorder

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 15:32

New York, May 12 (IANS) Excess use of social media such as Facebook, Instagram or YouTube may lead to disordered eating and body image concerns among young adults, suggests new research.


Feel good about your looks and enjoy super sex life

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 13:10

New York, May 12 (IANS) People who are happy and confident about their appearance are more satisfied with their sex lives, have better self-esteem and enjoy healthy relationships with their spouses, a study reveals.


Why forbidding internet use is not good for your kid

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 13:06

New York, May 12 (IANS) Parents may please take note! The online world is full of risky situations for teenagers, but allowing them to gradually build their own coping strategies may be a better parental route than forbidding internet use, researchers say.


Fairness at work can boost employees' health

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 10:58

London, May 12 (IANS) Fairness at work is likely to bring you positivity as well as good health, says a new research, indicating that an organisation is rated on the basis of the health of its employees.


Unsafe sex fastest-growing health risk for teens: Study

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 16:24

London, May 11 (IANS) Unsafe sex has become the fastest-growing risk factor for ill health in both males and females aged 15-19 years old, rising from 13th place in 1990 to second place in 2013, says a new report.