New York, March 7 (IANS) Ladies, take note. If you are middle-aged with some extra kilos you may have an increased chance of developing anxiety, a new study has warned.
Beijing, March 7 (IANS) A two-year-old boy in Shanghai locked his mother's iPhone for the equivalent of 47 years after playing with it and repeatedly entering the wrong passcode, according to a Chinese media report.
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Aiming to celebrate women's voices and uncover their inspiring stories of trials, hope and success in everyday life, Google India on Tuesday launched #HerStoryOurStory campaign ahead of International Women's Day.
New York, March 6 (IANS) What's in the look of a baby? Aren't they all pretty? They are, but some babies have an edge in terms of attracting attention and deriving health benefits, especially if they look like their father, say researchers.
Jakarta, March 6 (IANS) Indonesia's government on Tuesday blocked online blogging service Tumblr over "inappropriate content" in more than 360 of its accounts, authorities said.
New York, March 6 (IANS) Helmet usage while riding a motorcycle lowers the likelihood of cervical spine injury (CSI), particularly fractures of the cervical vertebrae, a new study has found.
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) There has been a significant drop in the number of child marriages in India -- from nearly 50 to 30 per cent -- in the last 10 years, a survey by UN children's agency Unicef showed on Tuesday.
New York, March 6 (IANS) A strong and supportive relationship in midlife may act as a buffer against the poor health outcomes as well as premature mortality risk in adulthood for the victims of childhood abuses, researchers have claimed.
New York, March 6 (IANS) Women who smoke while pregnant contribute to the severity of asthma and poor lung function in their children, warns a study.
New York, March 6 (IANS) Nearly two-thirds of working millennials -- born between 1980s and 2000 -- are not saving up for their life post-retirement, finds a study.
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Entries have opened for the inaugural edition of a literary award that breaks down language barriers and recognises the full cosmopolitan breadth of contemporary Indian literature. The award provides the winner with a cash prize of Rs 25 lakh and if the winning book is a translation, the translator will be awarded Rs 5 lakh.
London, March 6 (IANS) Facebook has admitted that a survey asking users whether it should allow an adult man to ask a 14-year-old girl for sexual pictures was a "mistake".
London, March 5 (IANS) If you tend to consume a healthy diet just to thwart the effects of high salt intake, think twice. A diet rich in fruits, whole grains and green leafy vegetables, might not balance out the risks caused by foods with higher salt content, researchers have warned.
London, March 5 (IANS) Fish oil -- rich in omega 3 -- does not improve memory function in small children, finds a study contradicting the popular health benefits related to fatty acids supplements.
New York, March 5 (IANS) In an attempt to climb the professional ladder, women are more likely to target their own sex with rude and incivil behaviour, finds a study proving the existence of "queen bee syndrome".