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Want to keep anxiety away? Keep your brain busy with memory games and math puzzles

Want to keep anxiety away? Keep your brain busy with memory games and math puzzles

Researchers have found that boosting activity in the brain’s areas related to thinking and problem-solving may also buffer against worsening anxiety. Using non-invasive brain imaging, the researchers found that people at risk of anxiety were less likely to develop the disorder if they had higher activity in a brain region responsible for complex mental operations. [...]

November 24, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Want to keep anxiety away? Keep your brain busy with memory games and math puzzles

Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ enters Rio Games village

Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ enters Rio Games village

India’s Olympic dreams are getting a ‘Make in India’ touch. Unlike in previous Games, Indian athletes, this time, will have no room to complain about food. In the past, Indian contingent had to eat whatever was available at the Games Village. Not in Rio. In Brazil, they will get to eat what they like. Dal [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ enters Rio Games village

Rio 2016 Olympics Opening Ceremony: Games open in Rio after stunning ceremony

Rio 2016 Olympics Opening Ceremony: Games open in Rio after stunning ceremony

The 31st Olympiad was open in Rio after a stunning opening ceremony at the Maracana stadium. All 207 countries plus the refugee team walked at the Parade of Nations. As part of the tradition, Greece led the parade followed by other countries in alphabetical order in the Portuguese language. The refugee team was the second [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Rio 2016 Olympics Opening Ceremony: Games open in Rio after stunning ceremony

Google welcomes Rio Olympics with mobile ‘Doodle Fruit Games’

Google welcomes Rio Olympics with mobile ‘Doodle Fruit Games’

Google is celebrating the start of the Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro with a new Doodle that features fruit competing for Olympic gold. Released Friday, visiting Google’s homepage will treat users to an animated short in which a fruit stand comes alive with strawberries, coconuts and various berries who then begin a series of [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Google welcomes Rio Olympics with mobile ‘Doodle Fruit Games’

The Latest: Williams sisters top seeds for Rio Games

The Latest: Williams sisters top seeds for Rio Games

The Latest on the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro (all times local): 4:35 p.m. The Williams sisters, Serena and Venus, will be the top seeds in women’s doubles at the Rio Olympics. In men’s doubles, three-time major winner Andy Murray and his brother Jamie are seeded second, behind the top-seeded French pairing of Pierre-Hugues [...]

August 3, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on The Latest: Williams sisters top seeds for Rio Games

Do sexist, violent video games reduce empathy for female victims of violence?

Do sexist, violent video games reduce empathy for female victims of violence?

The participants in the study, published inPLOS One, were shown a picture of an adolescent girl who had been physically beaten by an adolescent boy, and their emotional responses to the image were measured. “Most people would look at these images and say the girl pictured has to be terrified,” states co-author Brad Bushman, a [...]

April 18, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Do sexist, violent video games reduce empathy for female victims of violence?

Field of streams? Live sports games stream on Twitter, Yahoo

Field of streams? Live sports games stream on Twitter, Yahoo

Cord cutters are getting more choices these days. Twitter and Yahoo want to become your online sports bar by offering live sports games for free. Watch CNET Update below to learn about Twitter’s deal with the NFL and Yahoo’s deal with MLB. Seems Roku has good timing with the arrival of a new streaming stick. [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Field of streams? Live sports games stream on Twitter, Yahoo

From Selling Games to Running Mebelkart, Inspiring Journey of a Young Entrepreneur

From Selling Games to Running Mebelkart, Inspiring Journey of a Young Entrepreneur

Hailing from a humble household in Kanpur, Mebelkart co-founder and CEO Rahul Agarwal was always told to follow the familiar route taken by every IITian. “All we were told was that you should study very hard to become very big in your life and that’s what I did.” At IIT Kanpur, where his  seniors were [...]

March 31, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on From Selling Games to Running Mebelkart, Inspiring Journey of a Young Entrepreneur

FanDuel and DraftKings shut down games in New York

FanDuel and DraftKings shut down games in New York

Top daily fantasy sports companies FanDuel and DraftKings agreed to stop taking money in New York on Monday, amid a months-long fight with the state’s attorney general over whether the games are illegal gambling. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said the companies had agreed to immediately stop operating paid contests in the state and [...]

March 21, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on FanDuel and DraftKings shut down games in New York