attractiveness

Stressed out men prefer larger women, study shows


August 9th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Men usually prefer slim and younger-looking women as they appear healthier and more fertile, but during tough times stressed out men turn to larger women for ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Flirting may help women be liked, not trusted


July 22nd, 2012 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) Some women's habit of flirting at workplace holds the possibility of them being viewed as more likeable among men. But, at the same time, it ... Read more...

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Hong Kong may soon have a million companies


July 16th, 2012 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, July 16 (IANS) The total number of local companies registered in Hong Kong reached 997,750 at the end of June, Xinhua reported.The figure was up 41,358 from the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Faces prompt us to form complex judgements’


June 17th, 2012 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS) People make complex judgements about a person just by looking at the face, based on a number of factors that go beyond race and gender, says ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Take India-US business ties to next level: Indian envoy


April 16th, 2012 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 16 (IANS) With India focused on developing itself as a global hub for innovation, New Delhi wants the business community to explore new ways to advance India-US ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Women prefer gold hued skin rather than masculine face


February 12th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 12 (IANS) Women prefer men with a healthier skin colour, particularly if the hue is more golden, rather than a masculine face. The study used photographs of Caucasian ... Read more...

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White men find Asian women more attractive: Study


February 11th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) Human beings find more attractive the faces of races other than theirs. White men preferred Asian women, while white women tend to go for black males, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Restrict state control on businesses: Putin


January 30th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) State control over businesses should be restricted, Russian Prime Minister and presidential candidate Vladimir Putin said in an article published on his election website and ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Why do we fumble at times in recognising faces?


January 16th, 2012 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) Do you easily recognise everyone you've ever met, or do you struggle, even with familiar faces? It is already known that we are better at recognising ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Man’s scent can reveal if he has STD


December 11th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 11 (IANS) Feeling indecisive whether to marry a man with body odour? You may benefit from a Russian scientist, who can tell from man's body smell if he ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Women can detect your hidden ‘beauty’ online


November 14th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 14 (IANS) Trying to woo a woman just by posting your best-looking snap alongside an online profile may not be the best idea after all -- a study ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Male fish extremely choosy about mates


October 12th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 12 (IANS) Male fish can be extremely choosy about females, depending on how attractive or good looking they are, before committing themselves.In their choice of mates, males also ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Do female voices give clue of ovulation?


September 25th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) The voice gives away a person's sex, age and state of mind -- and more specifically, a women's voice can tell men whether they are close ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Women in skirt suits create better first impression


September 19th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) Women wearing skirts are perceived as more successful than those sporting trousers favoured by the likes of Hillary Clinton and Angela Merkel, research suggests. They seem ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India one of the most preferred economies for FDI: Survey


June 6th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Foreign direct investment (FDI) is set to increase in India in the coming years as, despite some regulatory issues, low business cost coupled with high ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Bin-Laden’s death comes as “double blow” to already ‘wounded’ al-Qaeda: Experts


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): The death of Osama bin-Laden had has come as a severe blow to the al-Qaeda, leaving it "wounded" and disorganised, experts have claimed."It's not the death knell ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Most women prefer men with feminine shaped faces: Study


April 25th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25 (ANI): A new study claims that men with feminine faces will be luckier in love as more women are attracted to them than masculine men.According to the research by ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Feminine looks in men more likely to be hit with women


April 25th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 25 (IANS) Men with feminine faces will be luckier in love as more women are attracted to them. Most women prefer men with more feminine shaped faces and ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

50 Oz students suspended for ‘rating female teachers online’


April 13th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 13 (ANI): A Brisbane Catholic school has suspended over 50 students following an investigation, which found students from years 9-12 had been "rating" the attractiveness of their teachers on a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Red eyed’ people perceived as sad and unattractive


April 8th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 8 (ANI): A new study has found that people with bloodshot eyes are considered sadder, unhealthier and less attractive than people whose eye whites are untinted."Red, 'bloodshot' eyes are prominent ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Beauty can buy both money and happiness


April 1st, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 01 (ANI): They say that money does not buy happiness, but a new study involving more than 25,000 people worldwide has suggested that beauty can buy both money and happiness. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Women feel old at 29, men at 58


March 27th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) "You are as old as you feel", goes an old saying. A study now says women consider themselves old at 29, half the age of men ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Men feel old at 58, but women at 29


March 26th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): A new study has revealed that women consider themselves old at 29 - half the age of men who don't feel over the hill until they are 58.A ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Facebook founder changes his status to ‘in a relationship’


March 25th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 25 (ANI): Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has finally confirmed that he has been dating Priscilla Chan for the past seven years.The 26-year-old has updated his Facebook status to 'in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Larger female hyenas have more offspring


March 24th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 24 (ANI): Larger female hyenas outdo their smaller counterparts when it comes to producing more offspring.A new study by Michigan State University researchers revealed this as well as defined a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

The science behind Dame Elizabeth Taylor’s beauty


March 24th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 24 (ANI): Late Dame Elizabeth Taylor was considered the 'most beautiful woman in the world'. But what was it about her beauty, exactly, that made it so special?Of course, she ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pretty women expect their date to pay bill because they think they’re worth it


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 23 (ANI): Attractive women are less likely than plain Janes to offer to contribute towards the bill on a first date, a new study has found.According to researchers at St ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Why men may remain monogamous despite temptation


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): Men naturally find ovulating women more attractive, but deliberately play down this attraction if they are in a committed relationship, a new study has found.Researchers at Florida State ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bad taste in music really can ruin a relationship


January 30th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 30 (ANI): Wondering why your last relationship ended on the wrong note? Well, the reason could be your taste in music.A new study has suggested that music actually predicts sexual ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Disney cartoons promote ‘what-is-beautiful-is-good’ stereotype


January 16th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): Appalachian State University psychology professors have conducted a study in which they ask: "Do animated Disney characters portray and promote the beauty-goodness stereotype?"Doris Bazzini, Lisa Curtin and Denise ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Eating fruits and vegetables gives you a healthy tan


January 12th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): Eating a healthy diet rich in fruit and vegetables gives you a healthy golden glow, say scientists.Their research has shown that men and women whose skin has a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Macho-looking’ men more attractive to fertile women


January 11th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): A new study claims that men who look masculine are more attractive to fertile women.But women with masculine-looking partners do not necessarily become more attracted to their partners, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Carrots ‘make people more attractive’


January 8th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): Those who eat fruit and vegetables such as carrots and plums are considered more attractive, say scientists.Their research has shown that men and women whose skin has a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Strength and stealth, not good looks, rule in evolutionary mating game


December 24th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): One might consider physical appearances to be the top priority for getting a mate, but that's not true, according to a new study.Certain species of South American fish ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why putting on just 3kgs could get you dumped this season!


December 23rd, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): It's just two more days for the merriment to begin and food and drinks will be aplenty, but a new survey warns that putting on just half a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

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