Listening to music may help you exercise longer

New York, March 4 : Listening to music while exercising can help you work out for a longer time than those who do not have music playing in their ears, a team of researchers, including one of Indian origin, suggested. Music can have a powerful impact on our mood, signalling the brain to release feel-good […]

In LA museum, see how Mughals inspired iconic 17th Century Dutch painter

Los Angeles, March 2 : A museum here is launching an exhibition “Rembrandt and the Inspiration of India” that reveals how the 17th Century Dutch painter was inspired by artists from a dramatically different culture in a country thousands of kilometres away. The March 13-June 24 exhibition of paintings by Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn at […]

Defence cooperation among 12 India-Jordan agreements signed

New Delhi, March 1 : In keeping with New Delhi’s increasing engagement with West Asia, India and Jordan signed 12 agreements, including a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on defence cooperation, following a bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and King of Jordan Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein here on Thursday. The MoU is aimed […]

Sridevi died from ‘accidental drowning’: Report; repatriation delayed

Dubai, Feb 27 : Hours after Dubai Police transferred the case of Indian actor Sridevi’s death to Dubai Public Prosecution following revelation that she died due to “accidental drowning” in her hotel room, diplomatic sources here on Monday night said the repatriation issue is now open ended. According to local media reports, the Indian Embassy […]

Ford Motor Indian-origin senior executive quits; replaced by another

By Arul Louis New York, Feb 23 : A top-level Indian-origin executive who was in-charge of auto-maker Ford Motor’s North American operations, Raj Nair, has left under a cloud and has been replaced by another, Kumar Galhotra, the company announced Thursday. Nair, who was the President for North America and Executive Vice President, quit after […]

India ascertaining how visa issued to Khalistan separatist

New Delhi, Feb 22 : With his visit already clouded over the issue of support to Khalistanis, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau faced a huge embarrassment on Thursday when a convicted Khalistan separatist Jaspal Atwal was invited to a reception being hosted by his country’s High Commission here in his honour, also triggering a probe […]