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Want to live longer? Eating red chilli may extend lifespan

Want to live longer? Eating red chilli may extend lifespan

The study found that daily consumption of hot red chilli peppers can lead to a 13 per cent reduction in total mortality, primarily in heart disease or stroke.

Jan 14, 2017, 17:38 PM IST
Android developers get increased access to 'Pepper' the humanoid robot, ahead of US launch!

Android developers get increased access to 'Pepper' the humanoid robot, ahead of US launch!

Ahead of its US launch, SoftBank Mobiles, it seems, has gone a step further and announced that the ‘bot is being opened more widely to developers, at this week's Google I/O.

May 19, 2016, 22:53 PM IST

Software developed for robots to aid dementia patients

A group of Japanese developers has created software for robots that will monitor and help dementia patients in their daily lives, media reported Monday.

Feb 23, 2015, 19:29 PM IST
Meet the world's first `emotional robot` designed to serve people with dementia

Meet the world's first `emotional robot` designed to serve people with dementia

 A new robot has recently been developed that help take care of people with dementia by recognizing their emotions.

Jan 26, 2015, 11:43 AM IST
The future awaits the rise of affectionate robots

The future awaits the rise of affectionate robots

 A new study into a robot named "Pepper", who has been hailed as an emotionally responsive humanoid robot, can help scientists build more affectionate robots.

Nov 22, 2014, 12:53 PM IST

SoftBank's humanoid robot lands job as Nescafe salesman

Nestle SA will enlist a thousand humanoid robots to help sell its coffee makers at electronics stores across Japan, becoming the first corporate customer for the chatty, bug-eyed androids unveiled in June by tech conglomerate SoftBank Corp.

Oct 29, 2014, 15:09 PM IST

How pepper is good for your gut revealed

A new study has revealed that pepper reduces the risk of colorectal tumors.

Aug 02, 2014, 14:36 PM IST

Health benefits of Black pepper

Black pepper that is both a spice and a medicine can actually save you from spending huge hospital bills for diseases that can well be treated at home.

Jul 28, 2014, 23:13 PM IST

`Emotional` robot can be your salesman

Beware salespersons! An "emotional" robot designed to converse with shoppers has been brought to life.

Jun 09, 2014, 23:57 PM IST

Human-like robot `Pepper` can analyze gestures, expressions and voice tones

Japanese telecommunications and Internet Corporation, Softbank has unveiled a human-like robot called Pepper that can analyze gestures, expressions and voice tones.

Jun 07, 2014, 12:54 PM IST

Recipe: Potato Galette

For all the self-confessed potato lovers, here is your chance to learn and savour a very simple and easy recipe of `potato galette`.

May 10, 2014, 08:45 AM IST

Nature cure of Paralysis

Nature cure of Paralysis

Take black pepper powder and mix it with Sesame seed oil, warm it up & massage on affected areas regularly.

Jul 16, 2011, 14:27 PM IST

Chili peppers may help fight fat

Chili peppers contain an ingredient that may cause weight loss and fight fat, scientists have reported.

Jun 04, 2010, 00:02 AM IST

Chili peppers may help fight fat

Chili peppers contain an ingredient that may cause weight loss and fight fat, scientists have reported.

Jun 04, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Whalers hurt by their own pepper spray: Activists

Japanese whalers who complained of injuries from rancid butter thrown at them by an anti-whaling group were actually suffering from their own pepper spray attack, the protesters have said recently.

Feb 15, 2010, 10:03 AM IST

Turmeric, pepper ‘can help keep breast cancer at bay’

Spices like turmeric and pepper contain compounds that have the potential to prevent breast cancer by limiting the growth of stem cells.

Dec 08, 2009, 12:20 PM IST

Turmeric, pepper ‘can help keep breast cancer at bay’

Spices like turmeric and pepper contain compounds that have the potential to prevent breast cancer by limiting the growth of stem cells.

Dec 08, 2009, 00:00 AM IST