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Scientists create artificial 'skin' that could feel sensation

Scientists create artificial 'skin' that could feel sensation

This is the first time a flexible, skin-like material has been able to detect pressure and also transmit a signal to a component of the nervous system.

Shooter Manavjit Sandhu says he's under pressure ahead of World Cup Final

Shooter Manavjit Sandhu says he's under pressure ahead of World Cup Final

Indian trap shooter Manavjit Singh Sandhu has admitted that he is under immense pressure ahead of Nicosia ISSF Shotgun World Cup Final.

Major sponsors demand reforms at FIFA

Major sponsors demand reforms at FIFA

Two top sponsors of FIFA and its World Cup tournaments on Friday ratcheted up pressure on the global football body for major reforms as a corruption scandal casts a lengthening shadow over the sport.

New mothers under too much of pressure: Kimberly Wyatt

 American singer Kimberly Wyatt feels women are under too much pressure to lose weight after giving birth.

Jennifer Lawrence has so much pressure: Rebel Wilson

Jennifer Lawrence has so much pressure: Rebel Wilson

Actress Rebel Wilson feels it is difficult to be in Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence's shoes as she has had to endure "a lot of scandals".

Graft, economy crank up pressure on Brazil ruling party

Twelve years after surging to power in Brazil, the Workers` Party (PT) is at a crossroads, struggling to deal with a tanking economy and a ballooning graft scandal that has implicated members and close allies.

Pressure of semi-finals got to India: Sunil Gavaskar

Pressure of semi-finals got to India: Sunil Gavaskar

Dejected with Indian batsmen's poor shot selection in their 329-run chase, former skipper Sunil Gavaskar said that the pressure of the cricket World Cup semi-final got to the team as it was outplayed by Australia here on Thursday.

Not fair to put pressure on new moms to lose weight: Winslet

Not fair to put pressure on new moms to lose weight: Winslet

Kate Winslet insists there is nothing bad if a mother takes time to shed her post baby weight.

I never feel pressure to be a good role model: Kylie Jenner

I never feel pressure to be a good role model: Kylie Jenner

 Reality TV star Kylie Jenner, who is no stranger to fame, says she cannot always try to be a good role model.

Luis Figo keen on FIFA presidential debate

Luis Figo keen on FIFA presidential debate

FIFA presidential hopeful Luis Figo put pressure on current president Sepp Blatter on Thursday by adding his voice to calls for a public pre-election debate between the four candidates.

Australia ratchets up pressure on Indonesia over executions

Indonesia owes it to Australia not to execute two Australian drug offenders on death row, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Wednesday, ratcheting up a diplomatic war of words that is threatening to sour relations between the neighbours.

Oldham pull out of deal to sign convicted rapist Ched Evans

Oldham pull out of deal to sign convicted rapist Ched Evans

Oldham Athletic have pulled out of signing convicted rapist Ched Evans following pressure from fans and sponsors and alleged threats made to the club`s staff and their families, British media reported.

In-form Atletico Madrid seek to pile pressure on Barcelona

In-form Atletico Madrid seek to pile pressure on Barcelona

In-form Atletico Madrid will aim to pile pressure on a Barcelona side reeling from a rift between coach Luis Enrique and star player Lionel Messi in a crunch La Liga clash on Sunday.

IIT-Delhi land row: No request from Tendulkar for cricket academy, says HRD Ministry

IIT-Delhi land row: No request from Tendulkar for cricket academy, says HRD Ministry

In a new development regarding the resignation of IIT-Delhi director Raghunath K Shevgaonkar, Union Human Resource and Development on Sunday clarified that there has not been a request from Sachin Tendulkar for ground of IIT-Delhi for running cricket academy.

Jennifer Aniston fed up with pressure to have children

Jennifer Aniston fed up with pressure to have children

Actress Jennifer Aniston has lashed out at constant speculation suggesting she chose her career over motherhood, insisting the unfounded reports are "rude, insulting and ignorant".

Lewis Hamilton feels 'pressure' for marriage

Lewis Hamilton feels 'pressure' for marriage

 Singer Nicole Scherzinger's longtime boyfriend Lewis Hamilton says he feels pressurised by his family to tie the knot with her.

Virat Kohli ready for challenge of leading India against Australia

Virat Kohli ready for challenge of leading India against Australia

Indian star Virat Kohli said Sunday he was ready for the in-your-face pressure in store for his Test captaincy debut against Australia in next month`s opening Gabba Test.

ECB set to keep gunpowder dry as economic gloom deepens

The European Central Bank is likely to hold fire on any new policy measures Thursday even as the clouds continue to darken over the euro area economy, analysts said.

Why some people 'choke' under pressure revealed

A new study has tried to shed light on why some people choke under pressure and fail to achieve something.

Women face pressure to look young: Survey

Women face pressure to look young: Survey

 Youthful, glowing skin is something that women are constantly striving for and this is the reason why one in three women feel pressure to look young, says a survey.