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Nature versus nurture: Do genes control anti-social behaviour and intolerance?

March 02, 2016 12:25 pm

Through genes, one inherits vulnerability factor. Environmental factors in conjunction with the vulnerability can influence behaviour.

Are women more sensitive to irksome behaviour than men?

February 03, 2016 7:07 pm

It's true that it's easier for women to pick out things that are annoying than men. But whether they are sensitive, is the real question.

We are blind to our own bias: Study

June 10, 2015 12:14 pm

Almost everyone has a "bias blind spot," meaning that people are less likely to detect bias in themselves than others.

This is the reason why it's hard to save money

April 02, 2015 12:24 pm

People who find it hard to save money are often impatient and do not think about the long-term consequences of spending money.

People 'get harsher when watched'

June 20, 2011 12:30 pm

The increased expression of disapproval is attributed to people's sensitivity of their reputation.

New Oxford centre to study intelligence

August 07, 2010 3:15 pm

A new 15 mn pounds research centre,called the Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour,is to be established at Oxford University to investigate this key question.

Fast food makes us impatient

March 26, 2010 11:43 am

Fast food is not only bad for health,it can trigger impatience and hasty behaviour in people,a new study has found.

Pretty girls increase risky behaviour in young men

March 03, 2010 10:18 am

Presence of a pretty woman can lead men to throw caution to the wind,says a new University of Queensland research.

Dream enacting behaviours 'common in young adults'

December 05, 2009 2:17 pm

A new study has found that dream-enacting behaviours are common in healthy young adults.

Parents use deception to influence kids

September 23, 2009 12:13 pm

While parents always teach their kids to be honest in life,they regularly lie to them as a way of influencing their behaviour and emotions.


Fans gather as Sanjay Dutt visits Siddhivinayak Temple

February 25, 2016 8:28 am

Mumbai, Feb 25 (ANI): After walking out from Pune’s Yerwada jail, Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt on Thursday visited Mumbai’s Siddhivinayak Temple, where his fans in large number gathered to see him. 56-year old Dutt was released after being jailed for 42 months in connection with an arms case related to the 1993 Mumbai blasts on Thursday morning. The actor walked out of jail around eight months ahead of the completion of his term after a reprieve was granted to him on grounds of his good behaviour.