Summer survival beauty guide

Sun, 06/05/2016 - 16:36

New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) With mercury level soaring high, it is time for you to tweak your make-up stack to help you sail through the sticky and humid summer woes, says an expert.


Loneliness can affect your wisdom

Sat, 06/04/2016 - 15:18

Toronto, June 4 (IANS) Factors such as whether you are alone or with friends can affect how wisely you reason, says a study that suggests that our level of wisdom varies depending on the situation.


Women confident even without make-up on first date: Survey

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 18:56

New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) So, you thought women always ensure they doll up for their first date? A new survey indicates that most women are confident even if they step out without make-up for the special meeting.


Why forgetting may be good for memory

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 17:38

New York, June 3 (IANS) For managing the memories acquired across a lifetime, human beings need to forget -- as part of the brains' system, says new research that has identified a new protein required for normal forgetting by the brain.


Hikers on Caribbean island find ancient stone carvings

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 17:28

London, June 3 (IANS) Hikers out for a stroll on the Caribbean island of Montserrat found ancient stone carvings that archaeologists believe could offer valuable insight into the island's pre-colonial history.


Dogs were domesticated not once, but twice: Study

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 12:44

London, June 3 (IANS) Your loving dog may have come into being independently from two separate -- possibly now extinct -- wolf populations that lived on opposite sides of the Eurasian continent, new research has revealed.


Teenagers find social media 'likes' as rewarding as chocolates

Thu, 06/02/2016 - 16:24

New York, June 2 (IANS) The same brain circuits that are activated by eating chocolate and winning money are activated when teenagers see large numbers of "likes" on their own photos or the photos of peers in a social network, new research has found.


'Mind reading' can herald better teamwork at job

Thu, 06/02/2016 - 14:56

New York, June 2 (IANS) If you like to observe whether the person sitting next to you is rhythmically drumming his fingers because he's anxious or if someone is preoccupied because she's gazing off into the distance, make sure to use this talent at the workplace.


How to choose sari fabric for summer

Thu, 06/02/2016 - 13:56

New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Staying away from saris due to summer heat? Go for fabrics that are soft and lightweight, says an expert.


Wearing deodorants can make men more masculine

Thu, 06/02/2016 - 13:02

London, June 2 (IANS) Want to appear more masculine? Wear a deodorant, says a new study suggesting that men who are perceived low in masculinity can significantly increase their standing by applying deodorant.


Indulge in healthy, fruity delights to beat the heat

Thu, 06/02/2016 - 11:02

New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) As the mercury continues to soar in the capital, food aficionados can now indulge in fruity delights with a specially crafted menu boasting of savoury desserts and coolers that aim to "encourage healthy eating".