German business warns ruble plunge will 'affect us all'

A German business group Wednesday cautioned against "Schadenfreude" over Russia`s currency woes, predicting a 20-percent drop in German exports to the country this year and the risk of worse to come.

Dec 17, 2014, 18:16 PM IST

Getting pleased over misfortune of those you envy is biological

Researchers have found that people are actually biologically responsive to taking pleasure in the pain of others - a reaction known as " Schadenfreude ."

Oct 29, 2013, 12:45 PM IST