Higher self-esteem must to identify discrimination

People may not recognise some types of discrimination unless they have high self-esteem, according to a study.

Activity tracking app, device 'Trek' offers in-built Indian food menu for fitness enthusiasts

Indian company Fitgen Solutions has launched an activity tracking application named "Trek" that helps users stay fit and has an in-built Indian food menu from all over the country along with continental delicacies to calculate calories consumed.

Poetic justice in Hindi cinema attracts people to it: Amitabh Bachchan
Poetic justice in Hindi cinema attracts people to it: Amitabh Bachchan

The reach of Hindi cinema has widened in recent years and one of its most important faces and contributors, Amitabh Bachchan, says the poetic justice is responsible for its growing popularity.

Hear people's grievances: Jaitley to BJP's MLAs, MLCs

Union Minister Arun Jaitley today instructed the local BJP MLAs and MLCs to sit in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's parliamentary office to hear the grievances of common people and solve them.

Glad that 'Queen' connected with people: Kangana Ranaut
Glad that 'Queen' connected with people: Kangana Ranaut

Kangana Ranaut today said winning her career's second National award for "Queen" came as a special but sweet surprise. The actress was shooting for her upcoming film "Tanu Weds Manu Returns" when she got the news.

Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew enters 7th week in hospital

Singapore`s founding leader Lee Kuan Yew entered his seventh week in hospital Friday, where he remains "critically ill", according to the latest government statement.

Emerging nations see benefits, problems with Internet

People in emerging economies see the Internet as a good thing for education and the economy, but worry about its impact on morality, a global survey showed on Thursday.

People care less about other's opinions once they hit 40

A new survey has recently revealed that people stop caring about opinions once they hit 40.

Energy drinks raise resting blood pressure

Energy drinks may increase the risk of cardiac events, warns a new study.

Varoufakis takes social media pounding for Paris Match photos

Photographs of Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis in his beautiful Athens home in a French celebrity magazine caused a storm on social media Friday as his ministry admitted it may raid the country`s social security funds to stave off bankruptcy.

Painful wait for French stars, crew stranded in Argentina

The surviving cast and crew of the ill-fated reality show "Dropped" wander aimlessly around their hotel, waiting to testify on the accident that killed their friends and colleagues, then return home to France.

I'm glad that people recognise me after Oscar win: Common
I'm glad that people recognise me after Oscar win: Common

Rapper-actor Common has been on cloud nine since his Oscar win as it has finally made him a household name, after being in the showbiz industry for more than 20 years.

Belgian royals hop in to see Pope Francis

Belgium`s King Philippe and his wife Mathilde met Pope Francis on Monday, with the queen hopping into the Vatican on crutches and in a knee brace after a recent fall.

Massive cyclone will be `calamity`: Australia

A powerful cyclone roaring towards a heavily-populated area of Australia will be a "calamity", officials said Friday while warning residents to prepare for "a harrowing and terrifying experience".

Enjoying meeting real people on 'Sabse Shaana Kaun': SRK
Enjoying meeting real people on 'Sabse Shaana Kaun': SRK

Shah Rukh Khan is shooting back-to-back for 'India Poochega-Sabse Shaana Kaun?' and film 'Fan' but the superstar says he is enjoying interacting with real people on the TV show despite a physically-gruelling schedule.

People trust friends when it comes to weight-loss

When it comes to joining a weight-loss programme, people trust their friends who have lost weight more than the advice of celebrities, a study says.

Screaming word 'ow' actually helps you deal with pain

A new study has recently revealed that screaming the word "ow" can actually help people deal with the pain.

Online dieters who make more 'connections' lose more weight

A new study has recently revealed that people who make more connections while using an online weight management program lose around more than 8 percent of their body weight in six months.

I want to be with sensitive people: Pharrell Williams
I want to be with sensitive people: Pharrell Williams

Singer-songwriter Pharrell Williams recently revealed he prefers the company of females because he can relate to them "more honestly" than men.

People utilising extended weekend for vacationing
People utilising extended weekend for vacationing

With an extended weekend ahead starting Saturday, followed by Sunday and Republic Day Monday, many people are making plans to enjoy the 'mini vacation'.