Men should be unapologetic about wearing jewelry: Karan Johar

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 19:40

Mumbai, Oct 3, Filmmaker Karan Johar, who also designs costumes, says men should not be apologetic about wearing jewellery and that Ranveer Singh could be a potential brand ambassador of his future men's jewellery collection.


Why pain relievers could be less effective in women

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 14:04

New York, March 3 (IANS) A female brain's immune cells are more active in regions involved in pain processing compared to males, says a study that could potentially explain why pain relievers are often found to be less effective in women.


Physically demanding job may reduce a woman's fertility

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 15:30

New York, Feb 8 (IANS) Women who lift heavy loads at work may be at risk of harming their fertility, with the effect appearing stronger among overweight and older women, according to a new study.


IVF may reduce birth defects for women above 40

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 11:12

Sydney, Oct 17 (IANS) Babies born to women aged 40 and over from assisted reproduction technologies are likely to have fewer birth defects compared with those from women who conceive naturally at the same age, new research has found.


Ladies! Weight gain can reduce your job prospects

Fri, 09/09/2016 - 16:24

London, Sep 9 (IANS) If you are looking for a job in the service sector, watch your weight! Researchers have found that even a marginal increase in weight had a negative impact on female candidates' job prospects.


ullying likely to depress women more than men

Fri, 09/02/2016 - 17:38

New York, Sep 2 (IANS) Women who were bullied in their childhood are more likely to struggle with emotional damage, greater levels of depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) than their male peers, according to a study.


Involving women in decision-making may guarantee compromise

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 13:04

New York, Aug 1 (IANS) Compromise always occurs when a woman is involved among two decision makers, but hardly ever when the pair of decision makers are men, says an interesting study which could be pertinent to marketers, managers, and consumers alike.


Women in Delhi-NCR prefer shopping online for home products: Survey

Sat, 07/16/2016 - 15:34

New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Women in the Delhi-NCR are contributing 15 per cent of the home products sales online, a new survey revealed on Saturday, adding that women are now purchasing more advanced products like dishwashers, vacuum cleaners and washing machines online.


Why do women outlive men?

Wed, 06/15/2016 - 16:32

New York, June 15 (IANS) While a conclusive answer to why women have a longer lifespan as compared to men still eludes scientists, a host of factors - from differences in hormones to immune system variations - could be at work, suggests new research.


Skin care tips for women in 30s

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 17:38

New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) It's time to understand your skin better and care for it according to your unique needs. From cleansing regularly to indulging in a one-minute facial, women in their 30s need to take good care of their skin, says an expert.