Scientists reveal why 'tears of joy' are normal
Scientists reveal why 'tears of joy' are normal

 In a new study scientists have found the reason behind why people tend to cry when they are really happy.

Have a sense of purpose for longer life

We know that happiness is associated with a lower risk of death. New research shows that the meaningfulness and sense of purpose that older people have in their lives are also related to survival.

Troubled Palestine advance in Asiad soccer
Troubled Palestine advance in Asiad soccer

Palestine advanced to the second round of the Asian Games football Sunday, despite defeat to Singapore, and vowed to use their rise in the sport to spread some happiness at home.

Green offices make workers happy and productive
Green offices make workers happy and productive

Want to be happy and productive at work? Keep a plant next to your computer.

Weight loss makes you `healthy`, not essentially `happy`

A new research has revealed that losing weight definitely makes people healthy but it does not necessarily effects on their mental health or mood.

Now, mathematical formula to predict happiness

Scientists have used a mathematical equation to accurately predict the happiness of more than 18,000 people around the world.

Now, mathematical formula to predict happiness

Scientists have used a mathematical equation to accurately predict the happiness of more than 18,000 people around the world.

True happiness lies in your DNA

Looking for eternal happiness? Try to match the DNA of Danish people.

True happiness lies in your DNA

Looking for eternal happiness? Try to match the DNA of Danish people.

Read books for a super love life

Are you an avid fiction reader? You may well be on course to becoming a better lover too.

How often do women masturbate?

Research shows that most women over the age of 18 have masturbated at least once.

Can you shun Facebook for 99 days?

What if you are asked to perform a different kind of fasting - to log out from Facebook for 99 days!

Lana Del Rey finds confidence in happiness

Singer Lana Del Rey feels more positive about her abilities when she is happy. The 28-year-old singer says she feels confident when things go on in her busy life smoothly, reportedly.

Smartphone break can make you happy, productive

Want to be more productive and happier during the workday? Try taking a short break to text a friend, play "Angry Birds" or check Facebook on your smartphone, according to a new research.

Swimming key to happiness: Study

A recent study has found out that swimming could be an ultimate mood uplifter. In case you are feeling low and morose and want to feel content ,swimming could be the answer to your woes.

Japan to help Bhutan brush up `happiness` census

Unlike other countries` focus on gross domestic product, Bhutan determines how well it is working by plotting "Gross National Happiness", or GNH.

5 simple ways to heal yourself to happiness

Readers tell Pooja Bhula how they manage a way out of their negative emotions

5 simple ways to heal yourself to happiness

Readers tell Pooja Bhula how they manage a way out of their negative emotions

Bicycling your way to happiness

Which mode of transportation makes you happier - Metro, bus or auto? Forget those this weekend and try riding a bicycle to gain maximum happiness on the way.

Mood swings: 5 quick ways to brighten up your day

Feeling sad and down is a common thing, which we all encounter from time to time. But, that shouldn`t spoil your day. In other words, your bad mood shouldn`t be allowed to last for the whole day.