New York, Sep 27 (IANS) Parents, please take note. Researchers have found that when there is a TV or video games in the bedroom, children tend to spend less time reading, sleeping or participating in other activities -- and this can adversely affect their grades.
Toronto, Sep 27 (IANS) Seniors with heart failure should avoid fog and low cloud in the winter as changes in temperature and atmospheric pressure could increase risk of heart failure and death among the elderly, suggests new research.
London, Sep 27 (IANS) If you love taking selfies, here comes something new to experiment with. Researchers at the University of Nottingham in Britain have developed a technology capable of producing 3D facial reconstruction from a single 2D image - the 3D selfie.
Paris, Sep 27 (IANS/AKI) Unesco on Tuesday deplored the killing in Istanbul of Syrian opposition activist, writer, journalist and filmmaker Orouba Barakat and her daughter Hala Barakat, who was also a journalist.
Kathmandu, Sep 26 (IANS) A female photo journalist from Nepal on Tuesday scaled the world's eighth highest peak Mount Manaslu in Gorkha district of the Himalayan nation.
New York, Sep 26 (IANS) Your efforts to get in shape may pay off literally. A new study has found that weight loss for adults at any age leads to cost savings.
New York, Sep 25 (IANS) Sharing a good relationship with friends and family can boost confidence and keep you motivated to achieve greater personal goals, suggests new research.
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Women employed in care work are more often exposed to sexual harassment by clients or customers than those in other occupational groups such as education, service or industrial work, new research has found.
Bengaluru, Sep 25 (IANS) When he was just 22, entrepreneur Rocky Mohan joined his family business -- Mohan Meakin Ltd -- that has been bottling some of India's most favourite spirits like the Old Monk rum. Having spent decades working on the brand, it's nearly impossible to recreate a brand like Old Monk, Mohan admitted.
United Nations, Sep 24 (IANS) In an attempt to take on India at the UN General Assembly, Pakistan's Permanent Representative Maleeha Lodhi goofed up while displaying a picture taken from Gaza and labelled it as the "face of Indian democracy".
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday referred to Khadi not as a cloth but a "movement" which should be taken forward as a campaign.
New York, Sep 23 (IANS) Do you want to instil the value of hard work in your kids? If so, try and demonstrate the effort you put in to achieve a goal, researchers said.
Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) Pepsico India Holdings Private Ltd is taking measures to assure consumers about the safety of Kurkure, in the wake of malicious rumours that the popular snack food contains plastic, said a senior company official.
New York, Sep 23 (IANS) Twitter bots earned a bad reputation for their alleged role in the 2016 US presidential election but researchers have found that automated tweets can also help promote good behaviour such as getting the flu shot among the social network's users.