universal phenomenon

Why do celebs lose their cool? Status-linked ego, say experts

February 25th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Celebrities ko gussa kyon aata hai? That's the big question, given the recent cases of Saif Ali Khan's scuffle with an NRI businessman and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘They all look alike’ effect is down to the brain

November 5th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): A team of psychologists at the University of Glasgow, UK, has finally found why people so often have trouble telling those of a different race apart.They have identified ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

A serious look at communal intolerance in India (IANS Book Review)

May 28th, 2010 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy Book: "Decoding Intolerance"; Author: Prateep K. Lahiri; Publisher: Roli Books; Pages: 276, Price: Rs.395Why do communal riots keep occurring in India? Are they spontaneous? Or do they expose ... Read more...

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Society doing hyperactive kids a disservice

May 28th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 28 (IANS) Authors and educators are doing hyperactive children a disservice by insisting that hyperactivity has always existed. Canadian researcher Matthew Smith said not only is that notion wrong, it misleads ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Humans are by nature optimistic

May 25th, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): People are by nature optimistic, according to a new survey.The study involving 150,000 adults from over 140 countries showed that despite calamities from economic recessions, wars and famine ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Danes, Brazilians among most optimistic on earth

May 25th, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 25 (IANS) People of Denmark, Brazil, Ireland and New Zealand have the brightest outlook on earth while those of Zimbabwe, Egypt, Haiti and Bulgaria are the least optimistic, says a ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

“My ‘Kiss Mix’ in AGYAAT is not an item song” - Priyanka

May 20th, 2009 - 11:38 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaA couple of years back when DARLING had released, Priyanka Kothari (then known as Nisha Kothari) had delivered a chartbuster item song in the form of 'Aa Khushi Se ... Read more...

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Priyanka Kothari to do ‘Kiss Mix’ in Varma’s ‘Agyaat’

May 10th, 2009 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Kothari is back on her feet after an accident during the shooting of Ram Gopal Varma's "Agyaat" and she is now raring to ... Read more...

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Beauty terror making men abuse steroids

January 25th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 25 (ANI): Fat is no longer restricted to the feminine domain, for it has entered the minds of men, and is making them turn to anabolic steroids, according to ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |