Category: Tid Bits

Reason behind fruits’ wonderful range of hues!

Washington: We all love bright, ripe fruits that come in different colours. But, have you ever wondered how these fruits…

Meet Trishna Shakya, Nepal’s living goddess

Kathmandu: Nepal's living goddess, Trishna Shakya, made her first public appearance after being anointed in September last year. She made…

Kids whose mothers use marijuana may try it at a younger age

Washington: Turns out, children whose mothers use marijuana are more likely to start their own marijuana usage an average of…

These superfoods can provide immunity against seasonal flu

New Delhi: As much fun as it is to dance and enjoy in rain, coming down with the flu later…

Workshy bosses breed abuse in workforce

Washington: Turns out, workshy bosses can promote a contemptuous attitude amongst their staff - leading to anger, frustration and abuse…

Competition breeds more trust among co-workers: Study

Washington: According to a recent study, working in a competitive industry fosters a greater level of trust amongst workers. The…

Venice may fine tourists for sitting at undesignated spots

Washington: If you are planning to visit the Italian city of Venice, you might have to keep some extra expense…

Here are some must visit spiritual destinations in India

New Delhi: Every year hundreds of devotees flock to explore the holy destination seeking inner peace. The peaceful environment and…

How tough was it to give Sikkim its first ever airport

Gangtok: Flying straight to Sikkim is soon going to be a reality as the Himalayan state has got its first…

Can being honest have consequences?

Washington: Have you ever told a half-truth to avoid an awkward social situation or to keep the peace? Most people…

High-intensity exercises have same benefits as longer workout sessions

Washington: Got no time for exercising? Well, a few minutes of high-intensity interval or sprinting exercise may be as effective…

Food India by SIAL hosts culinary, mixology competition

New Delhi: The sound of chopping and whisking encapsulated New Delhi as budding chefs and mixologists brought together a culinary…

It’s never too late for parenting intervention

Washington: Parenting intervention is a common and effective tool for reducing child behaviour problems. According to a recent study, parenting…

When with children, talk in verbs not nouns

Washington: A recent study has suggested that using verbs to talk about actions with children, such as encouraging them to…

Study: We trust people with similar accents

Washington: A recent study has suggested that one tends to trust an individual with a similar accent. However, the study…

How to deal with your kids’ fussy eating habits

Washington: Stressed over their kids' fussy eating habits, parents indulge in non-responsive feeding practices - such as pressuring or rewarding…

Dehradun International Film Festival returns with 4th edition

Dehradun: With an aim to offer a platform for local talent, Dehradun International Film Festival has announced its fourth edition,…

Parents blame social media for depriving teens of sleep

Washington : More than half of the parents of sleep-deprived teens are blaming social media for lack of sleep among…

Here’s how religious upbringing is related to one’s health

Washington: Turns out, people who indulge in spiritual practices during childhood and adolescence may have various health and well-being outcomes…

Savor the refined and redefined cuisine at ChaoBella

New Delhi: To treat the patrons with the finest Chinese and Italian cuisine, ChaoBella in Crowne Plaza (Okhla) has revamped…