Natural sounds can boost productivity in office

Playing natural sounds such as flowing water in offices could lift workers' moods and enhance productivity, a new study says.

N Korea threatens strike against UN rights office in Seoul

North Korea has threatened "merciless punishment" against South Korea if it goes ahead with plans to open a UN field office in Seoul for monitoring the North`s human rights record.

India vs Australia: What's your excuse for taking a leave from office?

To witness the high octane match between India and Australia, employees in offices across India are concocting excuses for taking a leave.So what's your reason?

People put extra effort in tasks when rewards are 'uncertain'

A new study has recently revealed that people often tend to put extra efforts in order to obtain uncertain rewards in comparison with the certain rewards.

Google Capital set to open office in India

Google Capital is reportedly planning to set up an office in India for the first time.

Facebook preparing new website for office use: FT

Facebook is preparing a new office version of its social networking site to compete with other sites like LinkedIn, the Financial Times reported on Monday citing sources familiar with the matter.

Woman in a man's world?
Woman in a man's world?

Sonali Gokhale's witty account of thriving in an all-men work space

Now, German workers can come late to office if staying up late for World Cup matches!

German employees will reportedly be allowed to turn up late for work the following morning if they have been watching 2014 FIFA World Cup matches late into the previous night.

Oprah relocating OWN HQ to West Hollywood

Oprah Winfrey is moving her 3-year-old cable channel, Oprah Winfrey Network, from Miracle Mile offices to the new office space on The Lot in West Hollywood later this year.

Envelope explodes when opened in Naples office

An envelope addressed to an Interior Ministry official in Naples has exploded while being opened, slightly injuring a secretary in the prefect`s office.

Copywriter works for 30 hours in a row, dies next day

A young copywriter after working continuously for 30 hours met with a tragic end. Mita Diran from Jakarta, Indonesia died over the last weekend after she collapsed and slipped in a coma.

Bomb explosion in Manipur, one seriously injured

One person was seriously injured when suspected militants hurled a powerful bomb at a house in Lilong area of Thoubal district on Saturday, police sources said.

Here`s how future offices will be lit

Researchers are planning to naturally illuminate windowless work spaces deep inside office buildings by employing tiny, electrofluidic cells and a series of open-air "ducts."

J&K govt employees` two-day strike affects work in office s

Most of the government offices were locked out while attendance in some offices was thin, officials said.

2 minutes walk around office could help keep diabetes at bay

A new study suggests that taking a two-minute stroll around the office every half hour could save millions from the misery of diabetes.

Fire at Doordarshan office in Delhi

A fire broke out on the fifth floor of Doordarshan office in Mandi House in New Delhi in the wee hours of Sunday, fire brigade officials said.

US Police find body that matches gunman

The US Police said they had found a body that matches the description of the suspect in the latest US mass shooting.

One injured in shooting outside US court

A county employee was shot and injured by two unidentified men outside a court building in the US state of Texas.

Now, a website that tells you all about your office in advance!

The website works like a search engine, using technology barriers and a process to ensure community guidelines for the reviews, the Sydney Morning Herald reported.

NCB to open Chhattisgarh office

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) is set to open an office in Chhattisgarh.