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Sep 11, 2019, 20:22 PM IST

Man, honeytrapped by Pakistan's ISI for spying, arrested in Amritsar

An Indian man, working for Pakistan intelligence agency Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), has been arrested during joint operations of intelligence agencies and police on Thursday. 

Mar 30, 2018, 08:34 AM IST

Over 500 genes associated with intelligence identified by scientists

The team not only identified 538 genes related to intellectual ability but also found 187 regions in the human genome that are linked to thinking skills.

Mar 13, 2018, 10:38 AM IST

Defiant Pakistan suspends intel-military ties with US, says 'don't threaten or intimidate'

The statement comes days after Trump administration blocked the $255 million military aid

Jan 11, 2018, 16:33 PM IST

Terror outfits' new laptop bombs may evade airport security

The IS and al Qaeda terror groups, developing a bomb small enough to fit in a laptop that could get past airport scanners, may have prompted the US and the UK to ban air travellers from eight Muslim-majority nations from carrying large electronic devices onboard, media reports have said.

Apr 01, 2017, 18:13 PM IST

US opens formal investigation into civilian deaths in Mosul

The top US general for the Middle East says the military has launched a formal investigation to determine what role the US played in the deaths of dozens of civilians in Mosul, Iraq.

Mar 30, 2017, 00:15 AM IST

Children born to older mothers are more intelligent, says new research

As per the new study, older mothers today tend to be more advantaged than younger mothers - for example, they are well educated, are less likely to smoke during pregnancy and are established in professional occupations. 

Feb 14, 2017, 16:04 PM IST

First born? You're probably more intelligent than your silblings

First-born children have superior thinking skills in comparison to their younger siblings, says a new study.

Feb 13, 2017, 14:30 PM IST

Breastfeeding ups brain development in preemies

The findings showed that infants who received predominantly breast milk on more days during their neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) hospitalisation also had larger deep nuclear gray matter volume equivalent to babies born full-term.

Jul 29, 2016, 17:06 PM IST

Why some people are more intelligent than others

In a bid to unlock the secrets of the human brain, a team of researchers led by the University of Warwick quantified the brain's dynamic functions!

Jul 19, 2016, 19:23 PM IST

Loneliness can affect your wisdom

 Factors such as whether you are alone or with friends can affect how wisely you reason.

Jun 04, 2016, 20:19 PM IST

Virtual dog to teach robots to perform tasks intelligently

The team has designed a computer programme that lets humans teach a virtual robot that looks like a computerised pooch. 

May 17, 2016, 15:40 PM IST

No 'intelligence failure' behind 26/11, Pathankot attacks: Mumbai Police Commissioner

Commissioner Padsalgikar said it is hard to suspect and keep tab of all the tourists visiting the country.

May 08, 2016, 22:07 PM IST

Our brain 'personalities' affect intelligence, memories

Using a statistical technique called independent component analysis, the researchers grouped measures that were related to each other into four unique traits.

Feb 27, 2016, 10:45 AM IST

The smarter you are, the healthier is your life

The study supports an existing theory, which says that those with better overall health are likely to have higher levels of intelligence.

Jan 31, 2016, 22:02 PM IST

Pakistan-based LeT planning New Year attack to avenge Abu Qasim's death: Intelligence

Operatives of the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) are planning to avenge the death of its senior commander Abu Qasim by carrying out a series of bombings or attacks on "prominent Indian personalities, public and tourist places in eight Indian cities" on or around the New Year, according to intelligence officials.

Dec 30, 2015, 20:46 PM IST

Use intelligence to check terror designs along Nepal, Bhutan borders: Rajnath Singh to SSB

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday asked the troops of border guarding force SSB to sharpen their snooping skills.

Dec 24, 2015, 18:00 PM IST

LeT terrorists to launch terror attacks in Delhi: Reports

Intelligence agencies have alerted the Delhi Police over a possible terror attack using drones in the national capital by militant groups Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and Jaish-e-Mohammed, as per news rep

Dec 05, 2015, 12:22 PM IST

People posting inspirational quotes on Facebook actually dumb: Study

The findings show that there is a definite link between low intelligence and being impressed by what looks like "profound statements".

Dec 04, 2015, 17:42 PM IST