Google India launches #HerStoryOurStory campaign

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 19:08

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.


Babies who look like their father become healthier

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 18:34

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.


Strong relationships may counter health effects of childhood abuse

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 16:50

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.


Entries open for new Rs 25 lakh literary award

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 14:26

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.


Healthy diet may not prevent effects of high salt intake

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 19:20

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.


Fish oil supplements do not improve kids' memory

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 19:02

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.