Eat sesame rich food to reduce oxidative stress

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 12:44

New York, May 18 (IANS) Intake of sesame rich food has many health benefits and the antioxidant boosting properties, especially sesame oil, can have a significant effect on oxidative stress, a new study has found.


Given its flavour and taste, this medieval feast is eternal

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 12:36

Srinagar, May 18 (IANS) To beat the deadline before the fasting month of Ramadan begins, marriage season has hit the peak in Kashmir as the traditional local cuisine, the 'wazwan', beckons guests to 'baraats' and receptions.


Location data can reveal Twitter users' homes, workplaces

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 11:58

New York, May 18 (IANS) Have you activated Twitter's location-reporting feature as you post, tag or comment on the micro-blogging site? These location stamps on just eight Twitter posts a day can reveal your home or workplace address to even low-tech snoopers.


Ammi's Biryani: Satisfying the craving for 8 years now!

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 18:32

Bengaluru, May 17 (IANS) With natural ingredients enhancing the flavour and aroma, meat marinated in hand-picked spices, Ammi's Biryani makes a must stop for anyone when in Bengaluru. And the restaurant chain has been successfully satisfying the tummy's love for biryani here for eight years mow.


Women who attend religious services live longer: Study

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 17:06

New York, May 17 (IANS) Women who attend religious services more than once per week are more likely to live longer and may lower the risk of death from heart disease and cancer, a study has found.


Teenagers experimenting with religion on Facebook: Study

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 13:52

New York, May 17 (IANS) Regardless of what their religious tradition teaches, teenagers on social media platforms like Facebook are "picking and choosing" religion to customise their needs than those who do not use social media, researchers have revealed.


Called by dog's name? Shows dog's place in family!

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 12:36

New York, May 17 (IANS) Don't be surprised if your mother sometimes calls you by the name of your pet dog. It only shows how integral the dog is to the family, suggests new research that has found that wrong name due to the slip of the tongue is usually plucked from the same relationship category.


The 'Khao Galli' of Thailand

Mon, 05/16/2016 - 15:14

Bangkok, May 16 (IANS) Thailand's capital Bangkok is famous the world over for its unique street food.


Unwind after a hard day's work at Informal (Foodie Trail-Delhi)

Mon, 05/16/2016 - 10:16

New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) After a long, tiring day at work, all we look forward is to unwind, have a chilled drink and maybe a nibble or two. Located next to the hustle and bustle of corporate Connaught Place is Informal, and as the name suggests, this is the place office-goers should visit to leave behind the hurdles of work.


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.