Pakistan blocks 937 web addresses run by terror organisations

Pakistan blocks 937 web addresses run by terror organisations

Pakistan has blocked 937 web addresses and 10 websites run by banned organisations as part of measures to prevent the use of Internet and social media for terrorist activities.

Dec 09, 2017, 19:30 PM IST
Napping: Why you need to take a nap everyday, tips and tricks

Napping: Why you need to take a nap everyday, tips and tricks

A number of studies has shown that napping can help boost alertness, increase productivity and improve creativity. 

Feb 22, 2017, 12:43 PM IST
Regular naps may help toddlers learn language better

Regular naps may help toddlers learn language better

The findings showed that three-year-olds who napped within about an hour of learning a new verb performed better than those who stayed awake for at least five hours after learning, regardless of whether they were habitual nappers.

Feb 09, 2017, 12:02 PM IST

Relax! No day nap or eight-hour sleep for our ancestors either

Our ancestors stayed up late into the evening, averaging less than 6.5 hours of sleep and rarely took naps.

Oct 16, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

Hour-long daytime nap ups diabetes risk

While taking short naps may be good for your health, extending it to an hour or more significantly increases risk of developing diabetes, says a new study.

Sep 18, 2015, 11:49 AM IST

'Afternoon naps' may lower blood pressure level

It's time to start taking midday naps as a new study has revealed that it can lower blood pressure levels and decrease the number of required anti-hypertensive medications.

Aug 30, 2015, 15:06 PM IST

CCTV footage of firing at AIR building in Delhi

CCTV footage of firing at AIR building in Timarpur area of North Delhi emerged.

Jul 06, 2015, 21:48 PM IST

Online store merger prods luxury goods makers towards Internet

The merger of the world`s two biggest online fashion stores, Net-a-Porter (NAP) and Yoox, sends a warning to luxury brands to embrace the Internet with more vim after years of resistance.

Apr 23, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

Over 32,000 arrested in anti-terror ops since Peshawar carnage

Pakistan's law enforcement agencies have arrested over 32,000 people on different charges in more than 28,000 anti-militant operations in the aftermath of the Peshawar school massacre, the government said on Saturday.

Mar 28, 2015, 20:49 PM IST

Here's your healthy excuse to take 30 minute cat nap

New studies reveal that indulging in a short nap for 30 minutes can help people relieve stress and bolster their immune system.

Feb 11, 2015, 14:06 PM IST

Over 13,000 held in Pak anti-terror crackdown

Police in Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province have arrested over 13,000 suspects in anti-terror crackdowns after the federal government formed the National Action Plan (NAP) to quell militancy following the Peshawar school massacre.

Feb 08, 2015, 00:03 AM IST

Naps help babies have better memories: Study

Here is a piece of news worth noting for the parents as a new study suggests that a 30-minute nap during daytime plays a crucial role as it helps boost babies' memories.

Jan 14, 2015, 13:58 PM IST

Afforestation programme not yielding desired results?

Despite a continuous fall in forest cover in the country over the years, the Environment Ministry has failed to effectively implement its afforestation programme to meet the challenge, an official document has revealed.

Oct 31, 2013, 17:34 PM IST

Disbursement for green schemes fall after Jayanthi takes over

Notwithstanding warnings by a government body, Environment Ministry`s disbursement for forest generation programmes has drastically come down since Jayanthi Natarajan took over.

Oct 28, 2013, 21:22 PM IST

Kim K and Kanye West take nap together with baby North

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West "always take naps together" with baby North West.

Jul 12, 2013, 17:26 PM IST

Daytime nap is good for your heart

Grabbing an hour`s sleep during the day could have cardiovascular benefits, according to a new study.

May 08, 2011, 13:23 PM IST

Seven hours the magic number for sleep: Study

People who sleep more or fewer than 7 hours a day are upping their risk for cardiovascular disease.

Aug 01, 2010, 11:43 AM IST

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