Category: Tid Bits

Is IIT-BHU offering a crash course on ‘Adarsh Bahu’?

NEW DELHI: Reports of Indian Institute of Technology-Banaras Hindu University offering crash course to become a certified 'Aadarsh Bahu' has…

5 plus 1 reasons that will make you fall in love with Greece

New Delhi: Greece is endowed with a long history and fascinating culture that holds plenty of myths and traditions. Choose…

Google wishes India Happy Teachers’ Day

New Delhi: Google on Wednesday celebrated Teachers' Day with an animated doodle as a tribute to every teacher around the…

Age or race- What predicts how much you will earn?

Washington: For the first time, machine learning now enables researchers to rank the most important factors that predict future affluence…

How the brain cells ‘talk’

Washington: In a new technique, scientists have developed a way to see brain cells talk - to actually see neurons…

UK beauty brand Molton Brown comes to India

New Delhi: Molton Brown, London's classic body brand which is a supplier of toiletries to Queen Elizabeth II, has entered…

Explore these activities for quality long weekend plans

New Delhi: As this is the year of long weekends in India, there should be no missing out on opportunities…

Gender-diverse boards better at protecting work environment

Washington: Turns out, organizations with a more balanced mix of men and women on their board of directors are better…

Believing there is a deeper meaning to everything helps

Washington: Doesn't it help to think that everything happens for a reason? Sometimes even the smallest of the things make…

Myths around traditional home cleaning

New Delhi:Common house cleaning methods may not always give you clean air to breathe. Combat indoor air pollution with smarter…

Say no to negative energy with these spiritual plants

New Delhi: In today's world, people are easily becoming victims of negative energy because of the hectic daily routine, which…

The power of a ‘Thank You’ note

Washington: Writing a 'thank you' note is more powerful than you may realise, according to a new study. A new…

A new way to understand odors!

Washington: Sniff sniff, what's that smell? Every smell, from a flower to a perfume to a stale fish, is composed…

Goats can read expressions, prefer happy people!

Washington: Turns out, Goats can differentiate between human facial expressions and prefer to interact with happy people. A new study…

Music lessons help children to support their autistic peers

Washington: Turns out, collaborative music lessons in schools improve the attitudes of pupils towards their peers with autism, a new…

Slow and steady wins the race!

Washington: Remember that old story, where we learnt that slow and steady always wins the race? Turns out, over the…

Annual boat racing festival held in Tripura

Agartala: Apart from being a major tourist attraction, Tripura's Melaghar is also known for its annual boat racing festival in…

PoK’s Tarar Khel region with tourism potential lies in shambles

Tarar Khel: Tarar Khel, a region of Pakistan occupied Kashmir [PoK] which has a huge potential to attract tourists every…

1-in-6 people check emails while watching TV: Survey

Washington: Despite the increased intrusion of social media in our lives, love for emails remains strong with 60 per cent…

Refer to these innovative gifting options for your sister

New Delhi: With Raksha Bandhan round the corner, are you still wondering what should be the perfect gift for her?…