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Exercise linked to lower risk of premature death in older women

1 year, 10 months ago
NEW YORK: Older women who get more moderate to vigorous physical activity may be less likely to die prematurely than their counterparts who don’t get much exercise, a U.S. study suggests. The study involved more than 17,700 women with an…

‘Fake news’ named word of the year for 2017

1 year, 10 months ago
GLASGOW: The term ‘fake news’ dominated the global politics for around last 12 months and now it has found some legitimacy after it was named Word of the Year 2017 by Collins' Dictionary, even though the term is two words. Usage of the…

VIDEO: This book can only be read if you burn it

1 year, 10 months ago
An institute for fine art and design in Holland has come up with an innovative yet experimental edition of Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451, which can only be read once you nearly burn it. The Jan van Eyck Academie has released an…

Subcontinent’s ‘Jugaad’ finds place in Oxford Dictionary

1 year, 10 months ago
The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is reinventing itself over the years to keep up with changing times and adding more words (slangs included!) to its corpus… and now the dictionary officially recognizes the word ‘Jugaad’ in its latest…

VIDEO: Fish fall from sky with rain in Mexico

1 year, 11 months ago
MEXICO: No cats or dogs, but it rained fish this week in Mexico. Yes, it literally happened. According to civil defense officials in northeast Mexico, a light rain was accompanied by small fish that fell from the sky. Tamaulipas…