Kabul/Kandahar, April 30 (IANS) At least 29 people, including eight journalists, were killed as two suicide bombers exploded themselves in quick succession in the Afghan capital on Monday. Hours later, another suicide attack killed 11 madrassa students in Kandahar province.
London, April 30 (IANS) While aerobic exercises, such as walking, running, cycling, are known to confer various health benefits, for the first time researchers have shown that aerobic fitness may also be linked with increased linguistic skills in the elderly.
New York, April 30 (IANS) Maintaining five healthy habits -- eating a healthy diet, exercising regularly, keeping a healthy body weight, not drinking too much alcohol and not smoking may extend your life expectancy by over 10 years, says a study.
Washington, April 30 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has slammed the White House Correspondents' Association and called the annual dinner "an embarrassment", the media reported.
New York, April 29 (IANS) Drinking baking soda daily may help reduce the destructive inflammation of autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, say scientists.
Washington, April 29 (IANS) Members of Donald Trump's administration walked out of the White House Correspondents' Dinner after comedian Michelle Wolf ripped into them including Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders in the absence of the US President who didn't attend.
San Francisco, April 29 (IANS) After Facebook's red warning labels to flag fake news backfired, the social networking giant is now literally sizing down the doubtful stories to prevent the triumph of falsehood on its platform.
San Francisco, April 29 (IANS) Continuing its aggressive move into news, Twitter has now rolled out a new feature to highlight the links shared by your network into your Home timeline, BuzzFeed News has reported.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Owing to lack of awareness adult immunisation is the most ignored part of health care services in India, says a city-based health expert.
Milan, April 28 (IANS) This footwear company has a 85-year-old legacy and has a wide global presence, including in India. Thomas Archer Bata, the fourth-generation scion of the family that owns Bata Shoe Co., wants to break the perception of those customers who tag the brand as "old fashioned" with his ideologies as well as growth and expansion plans.
Toronto, April 28 (IANS) Older adults are more likely to stick with a group exercise programme if they can do it with people of their own age, a new study suggests.
New York, April 28 (IANS) When a woman enters midlife, she is more likely to feel less stressed and enjoy a high quality of life, a study has shown, challenging previously held notions that midlife is associated with higher stress and depression.
New York, April 28 (IANS) Children learn many lessons from parents that can help them sail through the rough waters of adult life with ease. And a new study says that a positive family climate that nurtures parent-child engagement can even set them up for healthier, less-violent romantic relationships as young adults.
New York, April 28 (IANS) Listening to personalised music programme may help alleviate anxiety, improve mood and reduce other symptoms in patients with Alzheimer's disease, says a study.
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar says memories about the time spent with family plays an integral part in everyone's life.