Loughborough University

Intense exercise can lead to sleep disturbance

The researchers discovered that even as little as nine days of intense training can cause 'significant and progressive decline in sleep quality'.

Dec 14, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

Indian woman footballer, Aditi Chauhan in England faces deportation

The 22-year-old goal-keeper made history by becoming the first woman from the Indian national team to play in the English League.

Nov 28, 2015, 19:32 PM IST

First lab-in-a-briefcase to detect cancer

One of the remarkable features of the lab-in-a-briefcase is that it uses whole blood without the need for any sample preparation a previously challenging task outside of a laboratory setting.

Nov 01, 2015, 13:56 PM IST

Now, a polo helmet with built-in crash sensor

A British student has designed a safer polo helmet with a built-in crash sensor that could help save lives by alerting emergency responders to impacts and falls that may cause head injuries.

Jun 12, 2015, 15:23 PM IST
Email addiction may increase stress

Email addiction may increase stress

Excessive email use may lead to increased stress levels as well as health conditions such as hypertension and heart failure, a UK scientist has warned.

May 11, 2015, 17:52 PM IST
Mohammad Hafeez to undergo reassessment of bowling action

Mohammad Hafeez to undergo reassessment of bowling action

Pakistani all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez will undergo a reassessment test on his bowling action in India on April 9 to try to revive his struggling career, a statement said Wednesday.

Apr 01, 2015, 18:48 PM IST

Smart gloves to help you control hand temperature

A graduate student from Loughborough University in Britain has launched innovative running gloves with built-in climate control.

Jan 22, 2015, 17:31 PM IST
Shahryar Kahn says suspended Saeed Ajmal needs to decide himself over official ICC test

Shahryar Kahn says suspended Saeed Ajmal needs to decide himself over official ICC test

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shahryar Khan has said that suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal needs to decide for himself whether he can pass the official International Cricket Council ( ICC) test or not.

Dec 27, 2014, 16:07 PM IST

Now, recycle your old shoes!

British scientists claim to have developed the world`s first comprehensive system for separating and recovering useful materials from old footwear.

Oct 24, 2013, 00:08 AM IST

Breath test can tell if you are stressed

Deep breathing, recommended for stress busting, could also be used to understand whether or not you are under stress, scientists say.

Feb 28, 2013, 17:13 PM IST

Pakistani-origin quick Moin Ashraf says would like to emulate Root by earning England call

Pakistani-origin fast bowler Moin Ashraf has claimed he would like to emulate Yorkshire teammate Joe Root by breaking into the England team. A Bradford-born fast-medium bowler, Moin made his first-class debut against Loughborough University in May 2010 and signed his first professional contract for Yorkshire at the end of the 2010 season.

Feb 23, 2013, 10:41 AM IST