Modern Life

Uncertainty, a powerful stress producer

A new study has found that uncertainty creates more stress than knowing for definite that something unpleasant or painful is about to happen.

Mar 30, 2016, 15:51 PM IST

Stress an inherent part of life, but it does not last forever: Dr Samir Parikh

Every human being experiences stress at some or the other point of time in life.

Apr 06, 2015, 15:57 PM IST

Modern life affecting skin color

As people move more often and become more urbanized, skin color-an adaptation that took hundreds of thousands of years to develop in humans-may lose some of its evolutionary advantage, according to a Penn State anthropologist.

Feb 19, 2013, 13:34 PM IST

Is TV triumphing over conversation in modern life?

People nowadays are more interested in TV rather than chatting with family.

Jan 26, 2011, 11:00 AM IST

New version of `Kama Sutra` a guide for modern life

A new version of `Kama Sutra` will now be a `lifestyle guide for the modern man and woman`.

Oct 24, 2010, 21:25 PM IST