Yoga greatly helps reduce acute osteoarthritis pain

An orthopaedic surgeon has said that yoga is an effective natural remedy for osteoarthritis, which can not only reduce the pain and stiffness, but also slow the progression of the disease.

Gwyneth Paltrow seeks psychic help
Gwyneth Paltrow seeks psychic help

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow called in a psychic to answer her burning questions about spirits, chakras and life.

Obama to go Modi way?

US President Barack Obama to follow the footsteps of Prime Minister Narendra Modi by bringing Yoga into his life.

Regular yoga, meditation gives boost to brain

A new study has suggested that practicing yoga and meditation on a regular basis can help give a boost to the brain that ultimately can control a computer.

Barack Obama expresses interest in yoga

Impressed by the "energy and vigour" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his recent visit to the US despite being on fast, President Barack Obama has expressed his interest in yoga, officials have said.

Watch: PM Narendra Modi’s maiden speech at UN General Assembly

Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke in Hindi as he addressed the UN General Assembly session in New York .

Yoga and meditation can help train people's brain to use gadgets better

People who practice yoga and meditation for longer periods can train their brain to use gadgets effectively in daily life.

A course in yogic science

Yoga, a science that teaches you how to flex, is becoming a lucrative career option. Patricia Mascarenhas gives you a gist on the new courses in the field.

Narendra Modi to keep Navratri fast during US visit

PM Narendra Modi will keep Navratri fast during his visit to US- nine days of drinking only water and strict adherence to yoga, meditation and puja at dusk.

China's First Lady learning yoga

China's First Lady Peng Liyuan is learning and practising yoga.

Yoga might benefit people with bipolar disorder

A new study has observed that a regular yoga practice may help people with bipolar disorder.

Yoga improves health, reduces stress: Health experts

Yoga is the best way to tackle anxiety, stress and psycho neurotic disorders, easily resulting in better health and regulation of stress hormones, health experts said.

Yoga can help cope with post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms

A new study has revealed that symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can be reduced with help of "yogic breathing."

Fitness is about mind, body, soul: Shibani Kashyap
Fitness is about mind, body, soul: Shibani Kashyap


Singer-actress Shibani Kashyap concentrates a lot on her fitness and says that the best approach to a healthy lifestyle doesn't just involve focus on one's physical appearance but also on the well-being of the mind and soul.

Vipassana - A game-changer for working women

7 things Vipassana will do to you

Beat bad mood with yoga
Beat bad mood with yoga

When you’re having one of those days when you just can’t seem to shake off a bad mood and fume at every little thing, try doing yoga.

Bhubaneswar AIIMS to introduce yoga, homeopathy and ayurveda

 Bhubaneswar AIIMS authorities would introduce traditional forms of treatment like yoga, ayurveda, homeopathy and unani to tackle the growing number of patients.

New health policy to address reproductive illness

The new national health policy being brought out by the government will address the rising incidents of reproductive illnesses in young urban women, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said Thursday.

Yoga can fight off obesity!

Most of us are suffering from health risks due to the sedentary life style and the busy daily routine that allows us to dedicate very less or no time for physical activity. The most common problem that we see today is obesity.

Sachin Tendulkar pays glowing tributes to yoga guru BKS Iyengar

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday paid rich tributes to BKS Iyengar, who passed away yesterday, saying that practicing his asanas has helped him a lot in his glorious career.