Men perform better when goals are set: Study

If you set goals for men, they put more efforts to achieve the targets even in the absence of extra monetary incentives. But in case of women, it is found that they perform better than men when there is no goal set, says a study.

Guinea shuts border with Sierra Leone in effort to end Ebola

Guinea closed its border with Sierra Leone today as part of new efforts to stamp out Ebola, an official said.

'Yeh Hai India' an effort to showcase India's spirit
'Yeh Hai India' an effort to showcase India's spirit

Singer Shaan has lent his voice to "Yeh Hai India" and says the film is a great attempt to showcase the spirit of our country.

Chinmayi praises Sonakshi for her effort in learning Tamil
Chinmayi praises Sonakshi for her effort in learning Tamil

Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who surprised Rajinikanth with her performance in 'Lingaa', earned praise from popular playback singer Chinmayi who has dubbed for her in the upcoming Tamil movie.

Director Subu prefers theatre actors, says they save time

who has roped in theatre actors as protagonists in his upcoming comedy-thriller ‘Sutta Kadhai’, finds them more confident compared to others. He says working with them minimises the effort of a director.

Last ditch bid to abort CBI plea to close Bofors case made

A Delhi court, examining the CBI plea to close the case against Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi was told on Saturday of all the reasons for which the agency wanted to challenge the Delhi High Court`s dropping of charges.

Sparing no effort in 26/11 attacks trial: Pakistan

Pakistan on Thursday insisted that it
is "sparing no effort" in bringing the perpetrators of the
2008 Mumbai terror attack to justice but contended that it
needed India`s cooperation for the successful completion of
the trial.

Signs of new effort to free Israeli held in Gaza

The German mediator trying to broker the release of an Israeli soldier
held captive for four years by Palestinian militants made a
secret visit to the Gaza Strip.

Nepali Congress steps up effort to form govt amid pol deadlock

Nepal`s second largest party,
Nepali Congress, on Thursday stepped up efforts to head a coalition
government after the key decision was formally approved by the
party leadership, though it failed to agree on a PM candidate.

Chile military rolls out post-quake aid effort

The Chilean military`s humanitarian aid effort hit the streets, carrying food and water to some areas that had seen little of either since a mammoth earthquake struck five days ago.