Chocoholics, rejoice! Eating dark chocolates can reduce stress, boost immunity

chocolate-l-re
April 26, 2018

Chocoholics, rejoice! Eating dark chocolates can reduce stress levels, as well as boost mood, memory and immunity, scientists say. While it is well known that cacao is a major source of flavonoids, this is the first time the effect has been studied in human subjects to determine how it can support cognitive, endocrine and cardiovascular health. “For years, we have looked at the influence of dark chocolate on neurological functions…

Read More >>

ICC World Cup 2019: Schedule, Fixtures, Time Table & Venue Details

April 26, 2018

The schedule for the ICC World Cup 2019 has been released. The tournament will be held in England from May 30 to July 15, with a reserve day for the semi-finals and finals. The format is such that each team will take on each other in a round-robin stage before the knockouts, with the top four teams qualifying for the semi-finals. The final will take place at Lords, while the…

Read More >>

Students alert! UGC releases list of 24 fake universities;

April 26, 2018

The University Grants Commission or UGC has released a list of 24 fake Universities, warning the students to protect themselves from getting fleeced. UGC said that these 24 self-styled institutions are functioning in contravention of the UGC Act and have been declared as fake. This means that none of these universities is entitled to confer any degrees.The list which is now also available on the UGC website www.ugc.ac.in, includes seven…

Read More >>

Dhoni breaks personal six-hitting record in IPL

dhoni image
April 26, 2018

  Exactly 10 days ago, MS Dhoni had a similar task at hand. Chennai Super Kings needed 17 off the final over against Kings XI Punjab, but Dhoni failed to finish the game. He was unbeaten on 79 that evening, but walked off unhappy – unable to seal the win in Mohali. On Wednesday night, there was no way Dhoni was allowing another chase to get out of hand. Especially…

Read More >>

Income tax dept warns against tax evasion by salaried employees

April 26, 2018

New Delhi: The income tax (I-T) department has cautioned salaried taxpayers against under-reporting their income or inflating their deductions in assessment year 2018-19. It has also warned intermediaries like chartered accountants against abetting such tax evasion. Any infractions will invite action under various penal and prosecution provisions of the Income Tax Act. The advisory, issued by the central processing centre based in Bengaluru, comes days after the tax department notified…

Read More >>