Why superstitions are hard to shake

The researchers found that detecting an irrational thought and correcting that error are two separate processes, not one as most dual-system cognitive models assume.

Nov 10, 2015, 17:02 PM IST

Students find key error in SAT test given across US

A printing error in SAT test, widely used for college admissions in America, has triggered a barrage of complaints from students taking the exam across the US.

Jun 08, 2015, 14:26 PM IST

Differentiate between genuine error and graft: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said that there is a fine difference between corruption and genuine error of decision which the present anti-graft law fails to recognise.

Apr 27, 2015, 16:14 PM IST
ICC admit umpire error in England`s final wicket

ICC admit umpire error in England`s final wicket

The International Cricket Council said the match umpires had made a mistake after reviewing England`s final dismissal in the World Cup against Australia on Saturday which potentially cost James Taylor a century.

Feb 14, 2015, 19:31 PM IST

Egypt: Biblical epic 'Exodus' banned over errors

Biblical epic 'Exodus' banned over errors

Dec 29, 2014, 01:48 AM IST

Smartphone-based voting technology may result in fewer user errors: Study

Many US counties have incorporated electronic voting technology, largely in response to well-publicized challenges related to older mechanical and punch-card models, according to a new study published in Human Factors.

Mar 01, 2014, 18:16 PM IST

Fletcher backs blunder keeper de Gea

Manchester United`s Darren Fletcher came to the defence of David de Gea after the goalkeeeper`s extraordinary error led to the club`s shock League Cup semi-final defeat by Sunderland.

Jan 23, 2014, 19:42 PM IST

Madonna sends error-filled handwritten letter to Malawian President

Madonna, who just returned from a week-long trip to Malawi where she visited the 10 school projects that her charity built, wrote a barely legible, error filled, handwritten letter to the South African nation`s President Joyce Banda.

Apr 08, 2013, 15:58 PM IST

India’s fugitive list error not a big issue: Pak

Pak’s Rehman Malik played down India`s goof-ups in the fugitive list saying "Let`s forget about it".

May 22, 2011, 16:12 PM IST

Students complain of error in IIT-JEE maths paper

Three students have alleged that
there was a mistake in the maths paper of IIT-JEE this year.

Apr 15, 2011, 22:15 PM IST

Climate change study had `significant error`: Experts

Climate change study that projected a 2.4 degree C increase in temperature was seriously flawed.

Jan 20, 2011, 00:59 AM IST

Iran admits no new nuclear offer, blames translation error

Iran on Tuesday admitted that it has
not received a new proposal from three world powers concerning
its nuclear fuel, blaming a translation error for having
insisted otherwise previously.

Feb 16, 2010, 17:26 PM IST

UN panel admits new error in key climate report

The UN climate change panel has admitted to having imprecisely stated in a key report that 55 percent of The Netherlands is under sea level, saying that is only the area at risk of flooding.

Feb 15, 2010, 09:47 AM IST

Its true: We learn from our mistakes

Don`t worry if your child makes
too many errors as a new research has found that learning
becomes better if conditions are arranged such that students
make mistakes.

Oct 22, 2009, 16:07 PM IST

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