Read labels: Here’s how to find out if the food products you buy are truly organic

The demand for organic foods began with fruits and vegetables when there were reports of pesticide residues in them. However, the popularity of organic foods has now extended to food grains, pulses, tea, spices and even oilseeds. “Organic foods have gained popularity because people have become aware of their benefits. […]

Want to exercise but can’t find the time? Here’s how to make it a part of your routine

Most of us know how important getting enough exercise is, but with the fast pace of modern life, everyday responsibilities can sometimes get in the way. For those struggling to find the time to fit in a workout Dr Irvin Sulapas, assistant professor of family and community medicine at Baylor […]

Indore-Patna Express Derailment: WhatsApp Being Used by Doctors to Find Kin of Survivors

Eight-year-old Sejal Yadav was pulled from the wreckage of a derailed train in northern India and rushed alone to hospital. Hours later she was reunited with her brother – thanks to WhatsApp. As survivors were rescued from the mangled carriages of the Indore-Patna Express on Sunday, many – including children […]

E-commerce investors find India more welcoming than China

E-commerce and internet-related businesses are booming in India. Bangalore: In the internet business, India has assumed an unlikely standing in the eyes of foreign investors: Of being a welcoming, market-driven (almost), anti-protectionist country. Investors have generally looked at India warily as an investment destination, especially over the past few years, […]

Researchers Find Way to Speed Up Webpage Loading Time by 34 Percent

Even if you’re not planning to upgrade your Internet plan, webpages may soon start loading faster on your browser. Researchers have devised a new way of displaying content that shaves roughly one-third of the current loading time. Researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory have devised a framework […]