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Proud of my Bollywood journey, fun to be misfit: Kangana

Published on 28-Apr-2016
The actress played an innocent bride-to-be, who is left at the altar by her groom, then goes on a self-discovery journey and emerges as a confident, independent woman. pti file photo

Kangana Ranaut says she is happy to have carved an unconventional career path in Bollywood as she completes 10 years in the industry....

Soon, low-fat chocolate that melts in your mouth!

Published on 28-Apr-2016
Flavour and sweetness make strong contributions to the pleasant experience of eating chocolate, but so do look and feel. Reducing the fat in chocolate, however, often ruins its texture and viscosity. DH File Photo for representation.

Chocoholics rejoice! You may soon be enjoying your favourite sweet treat guilt-free as scientists have found a way...

Friends can boost your pain tolerance: study

Published on 28-Apr-2016
 One theory, called the brain opioid theory of social attachment, is that social interactions trigger positive emotions when endorphin binds to opioid receptors in brain. DH File Photo for representation

People with more friends have increased pain tolerance, according to a new Oxford study which suggests that those...

'Too much red meat in diet increases body's biological age'

Published on 28-Apr-2016
Red meat. Reuters file photo

A diet containing too much red meat and not enough fruits and vegetables could increase your body's 'biological age' and lead...

Reduce sitting time to live longer: study

Published on 28-Apr-2016
For individuals with a desk job that requires them to sit for large portions of the day, they suggested taking frequent breaks. File Photo for representation.

Reducing daily sitting time by one to two hours could have a significant and positive impact on future cardiovascular health, scientists...

Loss of ocean oxygen to become widespread by 2030s: study

Published on 28-Apr-2016
Scientists know that a warming climate can be expected to gradually sap the ocean of oxygen, leaving fish, crabs, squid, sea stars, and other marine life struggling to breathe. reuters file photo

A reduction in the amount of oxygen dissolved in the oceans due to climate change is already noticeable....

Sussanne bats for ex-husband Hrithik in Kangana controversy

Published on 27-Apr-2016
pictures are photoshopped and untrue stories carry 2 much weight.another pic for d rec. I support @iHrithik in this (sic),' Sussanne wrote alongside a picture where she and the actor are embracing each other at the same party. Image courtesy Twitter.

Sussanne Khan has come out in support of former husband Hrithik Roshan in his bitter fight with actress...

Priyanka Chopra to attend White House Correspondents' dinner

Published on 27-Apr-2016
The 33-year-old former Miss World, whose presence was little dicey earlier, took to Twitter to share the news. Reuters File Photo.

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has confirmed that she will be attending the White House...

Yoga may help fight asthma symptoms: study

Published on 27-Apr-2016
Asthma is a common chronic disease affecting about 300 million people worldwide. The many typical symptoms of asthma include wheezing, coughing, chest tightness and shortness of breath, researchers said. DH File Photo.

Yoga may have a beneficial effect on symptoms and quality of life in people with asthma, according to research conducted in India, Europe...

Night shifts may up heart disease risk in women: study

Published on 27-Apr-2016
 Researchers examined the association between rotating night shift work and CHD over a period of 24 years. Image courtesy Twitter.

Women who work rotating night shifts may face an increased risk of heart disease, a new study...

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ISRO's PSLV-C33 carrying India's navigation satellite, the IRNSS-1G lifts off successfully...

ISRO's PSLV-C33 carrying India's navigation satellite, the IRNSS-1G lifts off successfully...

Pranab Mukherjee with Grand Chief Sir Michael Ogio, GCL, GCMG, KSt. J., GG of Papua New Guinea...

Pranab Mukherjee with Grand Chief Sir Michael Ogio, GCL, GCMG, KSt. J., GG of Papua New Guinea...

A man takes a photo of the mummified body of revered Buddhist monk Fu Hou in Quanzhou city...

A man takes a photo of the mummified body of revered Buddhist monk Fu Hou in Quanzhou city...

A farmer walk with a calf on parched lake bed at drought-hit Hukunda near Chikmagalur...

A farmer walk with a calf on parched lake bed at drought-hit Hukunda near Chikmagalur...

Visitors taking selfie with Apple at ‘Apple exhibition cum sales mela’ organised by HOPCOMS...

Visitors taking selfie with Apple at ‘Apple exhibition cum sales mela’ organised by HOPCOMS...

A visitor takes photos of a BMW 328, produced from 1936 to 1940, on display at GUM...

A visitor takes photos of a BMW 328, produced from 1936 to 1940, on display at GUM...

In this photo taken with a fish-eye lens, Volkswagen cars are presented to media...

In this photo taken with a fish-eye lens, Volkswagen cars are presented to media...

The London Eye, in central London, is illuminated in the colours of the Brazilian flag...

The London Eye, in central London, is illuminated in the colours of the Brazilian flag...

A pair of ducks in river Brahmaputra in Guwahati...

A pair of ducks in river Brahmaputra in Guwahati...

A 23-day-old hamadryas baboon plays with a stuffed toy at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens...

A 23-day-old hamadryas baboon plays with a stuffed toy at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens...