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We are unable to sense new threats under stress, says study

We are unable to sense new threats under stress, says study

 The research counters to the conventional view that stress enhances our ability to detect and adjust to these changing sources of threat.

Oct 03, 2017, 17:32 PM IST
Did not act under CBI pressure: Congress leader Shankarsinh Vaghela

Did not act under CBI pressure: Congress leader Shankarsinh Vaghela

In a jolt to the BJP, Congress candidate Patel on Wednesday scraped through to notch a victory in a bitterly-contested poll against all out efforts of the BJP to check his attempt to seek a fifth term

Aug 10, 2017, 13:14 PM IST
Feeling stressed? Do a bit of deep-breathing to get instant relief!

Feeling stressed? Do a bit of deep-breathing to get instant relief!

Specific neurons that connect breathing and state of mind, which are located deep in the brainstem, in the body's breathing control centre, since there are so many types of breathing; including regular, excited, sleeping, laughing, crying and yawning, reports the Independent.

Apr 04, 2017, 23:29 PM IST
Negative thoughts, irritability could point towards stress, says study!

Negative thoughts, irritability could point towards stress, says study!

Conducted by YourDost, an online counselling and emotional wellness portal, the study notes "negative thinking is one of the major symptoms of stress".

Feb 21, 2017, 14:16 PM IST
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.

Oct 16, 2015, 08:43 AM IST
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.

Oct 14, 2015, 16:15 PM IST
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.

Jul 18, 2015, 17:04 PM IST

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.

May 23, 2015, 11:12 AM IST
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".

May 04, 2015, 12:52 PM IST

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 c

Mar 31, 2015, 07:12 AM IST
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.

Mar 26, 2015, 20:28 PM IST
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.

Mar 11, 2015, 09:45 AM IST
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.

Mar 02, 2015, 15:05 PM IST
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.

Feb 20, 2015, 09:41 AM IST

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.

Feb 18, 2015, 05:07 AM IST
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.

Jan 08, 2015, 23:09 PM IST
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.

Jan 08, 2015, 21:41 PM IST
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.

Dec 28, 2014, 18:40 PM IST
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".

Dec 16, 2014, 10:17 AM IST
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.

Dec 14, 2014, 14:47 PM IST