Do socially responsible firms sell unhealthy food

Contrary to popular perception, companies that engage in socially responsible activities may not always produce healthy food products, says a study.

Shades of grey – The perception of perfection

“Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.” - Salvador Dalí

Distance just a matter of perception

Why is it that we find the initial hours of a journey longer than the final stretch?

Dipannita may co-script movie on fashion industry

Model-actress Dipannita Sharma is likely to co-write a movie script on the fashion industry. She hopes the project changes the `perception` of people about the `one dimensional angle` of the industry.

People perceive depth according to their arm`s length

A new study has found that people have a preferred distance at which they judge depth most accurately. They overestimate depth when objects are closer and underestimate depth when objects are farther away.

How torture can permanently alter perception of pain

Researchers have tried to study the long-term effects of torture on the human pain system.

People `scared of dying badly rather than actually dying`

A new study has shed light on how perception about euthanasia and dying has changed since the 1970s.

Perceptions about pain can make it worse: Scientists

Is taking an injection always a painful experience for you? Well, it`s all in your mind, scientists say.

`No link between perception of sweet tooth and eating`

There is a perception that our eating would have something to do with `sweet tooth`, a condition in which a person fancy sweet foods.

Pigeons `never forget a face`

Even feral and untrained pigeons can recognise individuals and are not fooled
by a change of clothes.

Perception of women managers remains unchanged: Study

Stereotypes and preconceptions of women being fragile and lacking qualities to be effective managers are still prevailing.

Cultural differences influence our perception of death: Study

A new study has found how cultural differences shape our response to mortality.

India, China should have common perception about LAC: Kaur

Incidents arising out of
boundary dispute with China can be avoided if both the
countries have a common perception about the Line of Actual
Control (LAC), the government on Wednesday said.

Politicians need to change perception about themselves: Chavan

Irrespective of whether you are
guilty or not, you will be punished in the people`s court on
the basis of perceptions generated through media trials,
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said on Friday.

Perception of diseases determines its impact on patients

Researchers at the University of Granada have stated that, the idea that patients have of their disease affects their own coping and adaptation to it.

Perception of diseases determines its impact on patients

Researchers at the University of Granada have stated that, the idea that patients have of their disease affects their own coping and adaptation to it.

US see little change in Pak`s perception about it

Inspite of having pumped
billions of dollars into Pakistan as assistance, US officials
have said they see little change in Pakistani`s perception
about America.