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Kids who own cellphones more likely to be cyberbullied says study

Children who own cell phones are more likely to fall prey to cyberbullying

News Nation Bureau | Sep 18, 2017 12:01 PM

Indians invented 'zero' 500 years earlier than thought: Study

Ancient Indian manuscript from third century revealed the oldest recorded use of 'zero' - pushing back one of the greatest breakthroughs in the history of mathematics back by over 500 years

PTI | Sep 18, 2017 09:42 AM

Words more effective than images in changing views says study

Scientists found in a study that texts can have a greater influence in shaping political views, in the long run.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 18, 2017 09:35 AM

Over 2.70 lakh people in Punjab addicted to narcotics like opium, heroin, poppy husk: Report

Upto 2.70 lakh people in Punjab are addicted to narcotics like opium, heroin, poppy husk and synthetic drugs, a study by the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research has said.

PTI | Sep 10, 2017 12:32 PM

5 things your feet say about your personality

Through history, many researchers have been reading and studying the built, size, and shape of feet and their link with the personality of an individual.

Tahir Qureshi | Aug 19, 2017 02:09 PM

Using smiley faces and emojis in work emails may make people believe you are incompetent: Study

A new study has stated that using smiley faces or emojis during conversation in office may affect the information sharing and mean professional inability.

News Nation Bureau | Aug 15, 2017 04:12 PM

Your worst spending decisions could be on a bright sunny day, says study

When the luminance level was high people were more likely to avoid known risks.

PTI | Aug 05, 2017 06:03 PM

'Husband storage pods' at China shopping malls to take care of bored partners as wives shop

According to its makers, the futuristic mini man-caves are a first in China. They also told that they have installed four such mini caves in a high-end mall in Shanghai which costed 40,000 yuan...

News Nation Bureau | Jul 17, 2017 07:05 PM

Almost half of women on social media experience sexual victimisation

According to a new study, half of the women who use social media suffer from sexual victimization. They are either asked to share intimate pictures of themselves or unsolicited sexual images.

PTI | Jul 14, 2017 06:18 PM

Military sexual abuse may lead to substance abuse and alcoholism later: Study

A latest study has found that men generally become victims to military sexual trauma (MST) and that it can indicate alcohol complications years later.

News Nation Bureau | Jul 13, 2017 04:38 PM

London: Mahatma Gandhi's rare pencil portrait auctioned Tuesday for 32,500 pounds

A previously unknown pencil portrait of Mahatma Gandhi, drawn from life and inscribed by him in 1931, was auctioned on Tuesday for 32,500 pounds, about four times its estimated price.

PTI | Jul 11, 2017 08:06 PM

Women take selfies from above head height to make good impression

Women generally like to click their selfies from above head height in order to disguise any areas of the body they are less confident about, a study suggests.

PTI | Jul 10, 2017 04:39 PM

India Couture Week 2017: Anamika Khanna, Rohit Bal to open the event with two off site shows

The India Couture Week (ICW) 2017 will be opened by Ace fashion designers with the two off site shows on July 24.

PTI | Jul 08, 2017 08:31 PM

Learning physical task with music helps boost brain wiring, says study

Learning physical task with the help of musical cues boosts brain wiring between regions that are responsible for processing of sound and control movement, according to a study that may pave the way...

PTI | Jul 07, 2017 05:34 PM

AIIMS Recruitment 2017: 1,300 seats vacant, may hire retired professors on contract as faculty

Last year a total of 1,300 posts were advertised for professors at the AIIMS at Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Jodhpur, Patna, Raipur and Rishikesh. According to the reports, only 300 were selected out of which...

News Nation Bureau | Jul 05, 2017 10:53 AM