Women crave cigarette more strongly during periods

Women who can overcome the urge to smoke during their periods may find it easier to quit during rest of the month as nicotine cravings go up significantly after menstruation, new research shows.

How genes keep body clock in proper rhythm

Sixteen years after scientists found the genes that control the circadian clock in all cells, US researchers have now discovered how genes keep the circadian clocks in all human cells in time and in proper rhythm within the 24-hour period.

`Lagaan`, `Dil Chahta Hai` marked new period of Indian cinema, says Karan Johar

For filmmaker Karan Johar, 2001 was the turning point in Hindi cinema as two unique films – ‘Dil Chahta Hai’ and ‘Lagaan: Once Upon A Time In India’ - truly set the ball rolling for change.

Regular periods of rest help us remember better

Researchers at the RIKEN Brain Science Institute in Japan studied eye movement response in trained mice, and elucidated the neurological mechanism explaining why this is so.

Regular periods of rest help us remember better

Researchers at the RIKEN Brain Science Institute in Japan studied eye movement response in trained mice, and elucidated the neurological mechanism explaining why this is so.

Early period leads to baby girls

A new study suggests women who start menstruating earlier than their peers are more likely to give birth to girls.

Haryana: Minor girl raped over a period of three months

A minor girl was allegedly
raped several times during a period of three months by a man
in Dehlawas Gulabpura village of the district, police said.