Siblings

Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong accused of abusing power by siblings

The siblings of Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Wednesday accused him of abusing his position and said they had lost confidence in him as head of the city-state.

Jun 14, 2017, 15:38 PM IST
Researchers decode why children prefer pets to their siblings

Researchers decode why children prefer pets to their siblings

The new study adds to the increasing evidence that household pets may have a major influence on child development and emotional well-being.

Jan 30, 2017, 13:59 PM IST
Siblings' mental health problems may affect you

Siblings' mental health problems may affect you

Individuals who have a brother or sister with mental disorders may be at an increased risk of developing the condition, a study has warned.

Sep 21, 2016, 17:48 PM IST
Huma Qureshi and brother Saqib Saleem spill charm over Femina cover! See pic

Huma Qureshi and brother Saqib Saleem spill charm over Femina cover! See pic

Huma Qureshi-Saqib Saleem spread sibling charm on Femina cover!

Aug 21, 2016, 11:18 AM IST

Kids with autism may increase siblings' risk of disorder

The risk of younger siblings developing an autism spectrum disorder is 14 times higher if an older sibling has the disorder, says a study.

Aug 06, 2016, 14:07 PM IST

Study shows higher cancer risk among twins, siblings

In fraternal twins it amounted to a 37 per cent risk of developing cancer if a co-twin was diagnosed.

Jan 06, 2016, 00:37 AM IST

First-borns often the brainiest

According to a recent study, if you're older than your siblings, you're likely to be smarter than them.

Dec 14, 2015, 20:54 PM IST

Birth order has little impact on personality

 Whether you become a perfectionist or rebellious has very little to do with your birth position in the family, says a new study.

Oct 20, 2015, 17:56 PM IST

Depressed people at greater Parkinson's risk

People with depression may be more likely to develop Parkinson's disease, a large study has revealed.

May 21, 2015, 13:08 PM IST

Long-lost siblings 'reunited' after swiping right on Tinder

 Long-lost brother and sister have been reunited after 15 years because they matched each other on dating app Tinder.

Apr 23, 2015, 19:44 PM IST
Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra to play siblings in Karan Johar's next?

Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra to play siblings in Karan Johar's next?

The Tinsel Town is blooming with news from all corners about Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra - Bollywood's latest couple! They have been spotted together multiple times and undoubtedly look good together.

Mar 23, 2015, 15:25 PM IST
Excited to share screen space with brother: Huma Qureshi

Excited to share screen space with brother: Huma Qureshi

Actress Huma Qureshi says she's excited about an offer to share screen space with her actor brother Saqib Saleem in the Hindi remake of Hollywood movie "Oculus".

Jan 13, 2015, 17:48 PM IST

20% siblings of the autistic show symptoms at 18 months

A new study has revealed that about 20 percent of younger siblings of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) developed the condition by age 18 months to 3 years.

Oct 21, 2014, 14:44 PM IST

German ethics council calls for decriminalizing incest between siblings

Germany`s national ethics council has called for an end to the criminalisation of incest between siblings.

Sep 25, 2014, 18:00 PM IST

Married for seven years, woman discovers husband is her brother!

In a strange twist of fate, a woman who wanted to find her mother, ended up learning a weird truth – that she also had a brother and that he was none other than the man whom she was married to.

Aug 07, 2014, 19:51 PM IST

Siblings learn from each other during playtime: Study

A new study has revealed that uninterrupted playtime between siblings is key for learning, as young children learn a lot from their older siblings.

Jul 11, 2014, 18:36 PM IST

Younger siblings likelier to follow older sibling`s path of crime

Researchers have said that if a sibling commits a violent criminal act, the risk that a younger sibling may follow in their footsteps is more likely than the transmission of that behavior to an older sibling.

Apr 29, 2014, 13:11 PM IST

Atypical development in siblings of autism sufferers detectable at 12 months

Researchers have suggested that atypical development can be detected as early as 12 months of age among the siblings of autism sufferers.

Mar 06, 2014, 13:55 PM IST

Two siblings kidnapped in Thane

A man hunt has been launched to nab the alleged kidnappers of a brother-sister duo from the city, police said on Tuesday.

Jun 04, 2013, 17:01 PM IST

Siblings get life terms in murder case in Uttar Pradesh

Two brothers were sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court here in a six-year old murder case.

Mar 22, 2013, 16:28 PM IST