Motivation to help others improves team performance

Motivation to help others improves team performance

 Greater the motivation to help others, “the higher the levels of cooperation and viability and the higher the subsequent team performance, says a study.

Michael Clifford falls off stage

Singer Michael Clifford fell off the stage while performing at the BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards.

Love math? Moderate anxiety may improve performance

Love math? Moderate anxiety may improve performance

The researchers found that a moderate level of math anxiety was associated with high math performance among students who reported high math motivation.

Pedalling like a pro may reduce your performance

Even if you find pedalling like Chris Froome or other Tour de France winners appealing, better not try it as researchers have found that pedalling like a professional cyclist may actually reduce rather than improve your performance.

Four-day school week improves math performance

Researchers have found that children attending schools for just four days in a week perform better in mathematics than those who attend a traditional five-day school week.

Kids with larger oral vocabularies better at studies

Children with larger oral vocabularies by age two arrive at kindergarten better prepared academically and behaviourally than their peers, a study says.

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.

Rarely give my best in films: Amanda Seyfried

Actress Amanda Seyfried says that she "rarely" gives her best in films.

Why girls are outshining boys at school

Why girls are outshining boys at school

A feeling of estrangement from school and a belief in traditional gender roles that men should lead women are two possible major causes behind the worldwide trend of boys falling behind at school, says a study.

Iggy Azalea cancels performance over criticism from LGBTQIA

Iggy Azalea cancels performance over criticism from LGBTQIA

 Rapper Iggy Azalea has cancelled her performance at the upcoming Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA) festival, Pittsburgh Pride, following criticism from some sections of the community over her past tweets.

Jennifer Lopez sued over performance during Morocco TV concert

Jennifer Lopez sued over performance during Morocco TV concert

 Pop star Jennifer Lopez has reportedly found herself in hot water in Morocco, after a risque performance has left her being hit with a lawsuit from a local educational group.

Multi-tasking may actually improve performance

Those who say you cannot do two things at once and do them both well may actually be wrong, says a new study that recorded benefits of multi-tasking on exercise.

`Power-pack performer` Paul McCartney plays 3hr set in London

`Power-pack performer` Paul McCartney plays 3hr set in London

Paul McCartney once again proved that he is no doubt a true rocker as he recently played a three hour long 40 song set for his fans at London's O2 arena.

My Billboard Music Award performance was over-censored: Kanye

My Billboard Music Award performance was over-censored: Kanye

Rapper Kanye West has apologised to viewers and blasted Billboard Music Awards (BMAs) for his set, saying it was "grossly over-censored" and was "seriously misrepresented."

Natural sounds can boost productivity in office

Playing natural sounds such as flowing water in offices could lift workers' moods and enhance productivity, a new study says.

Forgotten 'My Fair Lady' songs to be performed after 60 years

Seven songs from the musical 'My Fair Lady' that were dropped will be heard in public for the first time in almost 60 years.

Kanye West's 'dark and offensive' Billboard performance slammed

Kanye West's 'dark and offensive' Billboard performance slammed

 Kanye West's performance at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards has been widely criticized.

Wiz Khalifa dedicates Billboard Music Awards` performance to late Paul Walker

Wiz Khalifa dedicates Billboard Music Awards` performance to late Paul Walker

American rapper Wiz Khalifa paid tribute to late 'Fast and Furious' star Paul Walker at the recently held 2015 Billboard Music Award s.

Ciara accidentally kicks fan in the face during performance

Ciara accidentally kicks fan in the face during performance

Singer Ciara accidentally kicked a fan in the face while performing in at the Center Stage Theatre in Atlanta.

Mariah Carey cancels Las Vegas performance due to bronchitis

Mariah Carey cancels Las Vegas performance due to bronchitis

Grammy-award winning singer Mariah Carey cancelled her show in Las Vegas last night as she is suffering from bronchitis.