Jokes about dark skin make for poor comedy. Make-up artists tell us that the industry’s fixation with fair skin is no laughing matter.
For a woman, moving out of her parents’ home to a place of her own throws up many questions. But how long can one stay in the cocoon?
The bee-eaters’ graceful aerial ballet is a sight to behold.
Kids love to feel valued and important, and getting them involved in their shopping is a great way to make shopping exciting for them.
The findings also show that about 73 per cent have either planned or intend to plan a gastronomic getaway soon to a destination specifically to try the food it is famous for.
Just as clothes don’t make a man; our fancy fittings don’t make our family background.
The researches conducted an online survey to collect data on the psychological effects of posting and viewing selfies and groupies.
The masculinity 'script' was first outlined and published by sociologist Robert Brannon in the 1970's, but this leave senior men without a blueprint to behave or handle emotions, say researchers.
For nearly a half-century, scientists have accepted the conventional view that the facial expressions used by humans have the same meanings regardless of location or culture, due to work done by psychologist Paul Ekman in the 1960s.
On Karva Chauth, there's nothing like keeping a fast together, taking time off from work to spend the day with your spouse or going out for a lavish sergi. But if all that's already taken care of, then here are a few other gifting ideas you can put to use.
Bollywood and the spate of TV serials has made Karva Chauth popular festival among Indian women. But if you're not used to it, then keeping a fast can be challenging. Here are some tips to get you started.
Young people decide whether they've had enough to drink the same way the cruise control on a car "decides" whether to accelerate or hit the brakes, the researchers explained.
The device could help reduce unsafe drinking that can lead to vehicle crashes, violence and the degeneration of the health of heavy drinkers.
The Royal Opera House, which is reopening after decades of neglect, has been restored to its glory days.
Researchers have found that reading a short piece of literary fiction does not seem to boost theory of mind.
In a survey performed at the Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics in Germany, film scholar Keyvan Sarkhosh investigated why certain viewers actively seek and enjoy films which they themselves describe as cheap and trash.
City life ain’t what it’s made out to be.
Preeti Seth, Cosmetologist at Pachouli Spa & Wellness Centre, Delhi, has shared some tips that one must start from now to keep your skin healthy.
"The stress experienced by partners, and not the individual's stress, was associated with increased waist circumference."
During the day of lost sleep, the three- and four-year-olds consumed about 20 per cent more calories than usual, 25 per cent more sugar and 26 per cent more carbohydrates, says study.
Binge TV watching at an early age makes children more likely to prefer isolation and social skill like sharing appreciation, and respect gained in early childhood are ignored.
According to ACAAI, skin tests may reveal sensitisation but being sensitised to an allergen doesn't mean you are allergic.
According to previous research, childhood adversities are associated with poorer mental and physical health in adulthood, and the 'loss' of a parent has been linked to a heightened risk of smoking and drinking in adolescence and later life.
Researchers at Yale University in the US studied the social dynamics of the Nyangatom, a nomadic tribal group in East Africa that is regularly involved in violent raids with other groups.
As humans, we are driven by our emotions. Our emotions surface out of our bloated sense of self, our ego. They make us greedy, angry, envious and ambitious.
The project's goal is to create an environment in which men can critique and analyse their own masculinity and toxic masculinities to then create healthier ones.
'People are afraid that their contribution will mainly benefit those people who themselves contribute nothing.'
In 1965, the mothers spent a daily average of 54 minutes on child care activities, while moms in 2012 averaged almost twice that at 104 minutes per day.
Women are more likely to transmit intelligence genes to their children as they are carried on the X chromosome and women have two of these.
The days tend to be very hot and humid in October. Here are a few tips on how to keep it cool.
As children get older, their moral evaluations of both lies and truths increasingly gets influenced by whether they think this behaviour will cause harm to either others or themselves.
Do you know anyone who is battling drug addiction? Suggest them this useful app.
Humans are social animals. A new research suggests that people do indeed derive satisfaction from helping others.
Progress against infectious and chronic diseases may continue boosting average life expectancy, but not maximum lifespan.
Heavy social network users who read friends' updates and share information about themselves become used to the act of posting their personal information.
A new study found that young males who were light smokers before a smoking ban was instituted in their area were more likely to give up cigarettes after a ban came into effect.