Modi-Xi 'no baggage' talks hailed by Chinese media

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 14:16

Wuhan (China), April 28 (IANS) The "heart-to-heart" communication between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping during their two-day informal summit here reflected their deepened mutual history and charted the course of long-term bilateral development, according to a leading Chinese newspaper.


N.Korean media celebrates historic Kim-Moon summit

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 13:16

Pyongyang, April 28 (IANS) Media reports in North Korea on Saturday hailed its leader's historic summit with the South Korean President at which both sides committed to the denuclearise the peninsula.


Taking vitamin B6 could help you recall dreams

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 12:24

Sydney, April 28 (IANS) If you want to remember your dreams, taking vitamin B6 supplements before going to bed may help, suggests new research from University of Adelaide in Australia.


Sikh campaign finalist for social media awards in US

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 18:52

New York, April 27 (IANS) A campaign to create positive awareness about Sikhs and the turban in the US has been named finalists for prestigious social media awards in the "Multicultural Community Engagement" and "Social Activism" categories.


How kefir may lower your BP

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 17:26

New York, April 27 (IANS) Drinking kefir -- a fermented probiotic milk known to help maintain the balance of good bacteria in the digestive system -- can have a positive effect on blood pressure by promoting communication between the gut and brain, a study conducted on rats has found.


Common antidepressants linked to dementia risk: Study

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 16:12

New York, April 27 (IANS) If you are used to taking commonly prescribed antidepressants, think twice. According to a study, you may be at high risk of developing dementia, even 20 years before the actual diagnosis, a study has warned.


Early curiosity can boost maths, reading skills in young kids

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 15:06

New York, April 27 (IANS) Let your child be curious for learning new things as it may help him or her to grasp basic math and improve reading skills from an early age, a new study led by an Indian-origin researcher suggests.


Warm, sunny days trigger happier posts on social networks

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 14:52

London, April 27 (IANS) Warm, sunny days trigger happier posts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter while cold, wet and humid surroundings generally spoil the mood, leading to less frequent social media outings, an interesting research has revealed.


Wearing black on date can get you mate

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 09:34

London, April 27 (IANS) Planning to go on a date? Ditching the traditional red for black may help you find love and land a potential mate.


Workplace ethical superiority can affect your organisation

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 18:10

New York, April 25 (IANS) Do you consider yourself more ethical than your coworkers? Beware, this feeling of "ethical superiority" can lead you to ostracise or socially undermine your coworkers, and impact your organisation, according to a study.


Commonly heartburn drug linked to pneumonia in elderly

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 17:46

London, April 25 (IANS) Older adults's intake of widely prescribed drugs to neutralise stomach acid in people with heartburn or stomach ulcers could increase their risk of pneumonia, finds a study.