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The stereotype of grumpy old people apparently doesn’t hold up under closer inspection as a new study from Duke and Vanderbilt University psychologists has revealed that older people are generally more emotionally stable(UNSPLASH)

Old, not grumpy: Older people resist daily temptations and are emotionally healthier

Washington DC | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON MAR 25, 2020 06:33 PM IST
The stereotype of grumpy old people apparently doesn’t hold up under closer inspection as a new study from Duke and Vanderbilt University psychologists has revealed that older people are generally more emotionally stable.
Britain's Prince Harry stands with his wifeMeghan Markle(AFP photo)
Britain's Prince Harry stands with his wifeMeghan Markle(AFP photo)

UK’s Prince Harry and Meghan to stop using ‘royal’ brand

London | By Agence France Presse
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2020 07:03 AM IST
The couple will formally step down as senior royals from March 31 and will no longer carry out duties on behalf of Queen Elizabeth II after that date.
A clear majority of Canadians feel their country does not have to pay for security for Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle, who have settled in British Columbia.(REUTERS)
A clear majority of Canadians feel their country does not have to pay for security for Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle, who have settled in British Columbia.(REUTERS)

Majority of Canadians reject paying for Harry, Meghan’s security: Survey

Montreal | By Agence France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2020 11:14 AM IST
Seventy-seven percent of people surveyed by Nanos Research, for CTV, believe the Candian taxpayer does not have to pay for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex because they are not in Canada as representatives of the Queen.
Britain’s Prince Harry said on Sunday it brought him great sadness that he had to leave his royal duties(AP)
Britain’s Prince Harry said on Sunday it brought him great sadness that he had to leave his royal duties(AP)

‘Sad’ Prince Harry says he did not want to end royal role

London | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 20, 2020 06:15 AM IST
Under the arrangement, Harry will remain a prince and the couple will keep their titles of Duke and Duchess of Sussex as they begin a new life split between North America and Britain, but they will not take part in any future ceremonial events or royal tours.
India will host its first Day/Night Test match at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata(Getty Images)
India will host its first Day/Night Test match at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata(Getty Images)

Ahead of historic Day/Night Test, ‘home-made’ SG pink balls to be delivered to BCCI by weekend

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Aritra Mukherjee
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2019 05:11 PM IST
In the 11 Day/Night Tests played so far, only the Kookaburra and Dukes pink balls have been used. The pink balls used in India between 2016-18 seasons of Duleep Trophy were also manufactured by Kookaburra.

Diwali hacks, drools, and a touch of Purple in this week’s WTF

Hindustan Times | By Team HT Brunch
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2019 12:15 AM IST
Curating the best of the Internet for your Sunday viewing benefits
Prince Harry, Meghan and their son will touch down in the coastal city of Cape Town for the first leg of their 10-day southern Africa trip.(AFP File)
Prince Harry, Meghan and their son will touch down in the coastal city of Cape Town for the first leg of their 10-day southern Africa trip.(AFP File)

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle and baby Archie head to South Africa for official visit

Johannesburg | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2019 09:16 AM IST
The tour will begin with an education workshop in one of Cape Town’s townships -- areas crippled by gang violence that sit just miles from the city’s stunning beaches and rolling vineyards.
It’s significant to the royal couple that one-month-old Archie’s first trip will be to Africa. The former ‘Suits’ actor and Harry got to know each other in Botswana on their third date(Instagram/ Kensington Palace)
It’s significant to the royal couple that one-month-old Archie’s first trip will be to Africa. The former ‘Suits’ actor and Harry got to know each other in Botswana on their third date(Instagram/ Kensington Palace)

Archie confirmed to accompany Meghan Markle, Prince Harry on 10-day Africa trip

Washington D.C. | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2019 02:48 PM IST
It’s significant to the royal couple that one-month-old Archie’s first trip will be to Africa. The former ‘Suits’ actor and Harry got to know each other in Botswana on their third date.
Earlier, speaking in St George’s Hall at Windsor Castle as Prince Harry cradled their two-day-old child, Markel said, “He has the sweetest temperament, he’s really calm”.(REUTERS)
Earlier, speaking in St George’s Hall at Windsor Castle as Prince Harry cradled their two-day-old child, Markel said, “He has the sweetest temperament, he’s really calm”.(REUTERS)

Prince Harry, Meghan name their newborn son Archie

London | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2019 10:18 PM IST
The announcement came after the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh were introduced to their eighth and newest great-grandchild.
Prince William also observed counter-terrorism teams analysing intelligence and carrying out investigations.(Kensington Palace)
Prince William also observed counter-terrorism teams analysing intelligence and carrying out investigations.(Kensington Palace)

The royal spook: Prince William interns at MI5, MI6

Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar
UPDATED ON APR 07, 2019 09:45 PM IST
A Kensington Palace release on Sunday said that Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, found the experience “humbling” while interning in the three intelligence services: MI5, MI6 and GCHQ.
The ornate silver dinner set on display was presented to Arthur Wellesley, who spent eight years in India and led the colonial army against Tipu Sultan and the Marathas in early 19th century.(HT Photo)
The ornate silver dinner set on display was presented to Arthur Wellesley, who spent eight years in India and led the colonial army against Tipu Sultan and the Marathas in early 19th century.(HT Photo)

On display in UK, dinner set with Indian motifs gifted to 1st Duke of Wellington

Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar
UPDATED ON APR 03, 2019 09:16 PM IST
The dinner set was made in London and was purchased with money raised by Arthur Wellesley’s fellow officers who had fought with him in the Deccan region as a mark of their appreciation.
Duke Blue Devils forward Zion Williamson reacts after his Nike shoe gives in.(USA TODAY Sports)
Duke Blue Devils forward Zion Williamson reacts after his Nike shoe gives in.(USA TODAY Sports)

Nike in damage control after basketball star’s shoe shreds

New York | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON FEB 21, 2019 11:38 PM IST
Nike was in damage control mode on Thursday after US college basketball phenomenon Zion Williamson suffered a knee injury when his shoe shredded during a marquee game
Steve Jobs gave credit for the success of the Mac to a calligraphy course that he attended. He also highlighted the importance of art and design at the unveiling of the iPad 2, when he said “It’s in Apple’s DNA that technology alone is not enough — it’s technology married with liberal arts, married with the humanities, that yields us the result that makes our heart sing, and nowhere is that more true than in these post-PC devices”.(AFP)
Steve Jobs gave credit for the success of the Mac to a calligraphy course that he attended. He also highlighted the importance of art and design at the unveiling of the iPad 2, when he said “It’s in Apple’s DNA that technology alone is not enough — it’s technology married with liberal arts, married with the humanities, that yields us the result that makes our heart sing, and nowhere is that more true than in these post-PC devices”.(AFP)

Why liberal arts and the humanities are as important as engineering

By Vivek Wadhwa
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2018 06:28 PM IST
An engineering degree is very valuable, but the sense of empathy that comes from music, arts, literature and psychology provides a big advantage in design.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle during their wedding service.(REUTERS)
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle during their wedding service.(REUTERS)

Witerati: Of bride and prejudice and marriages sub-judice

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Chetna Keer
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2018 10:39 PM IST
In times rife with disillusionment about marriage, the sole sunshine patch in an institution under a cloud seemed to be the honeymoon period, a la making “Merry”.
Priyanka Chopra arrives at the wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle in Windsor.(REUTERS)
Priyanka Chopra arrives at the wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle in Windsor.(REUTERS)

Fans defend Priyanka Chopra from Jaya Jaitly’s comment on her ‘British aristocrat’ dress

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2019 09:36 AM IST
Priyanka Chopra’s fans are defending her choice to dress however she likes at Meghan Markle’s wedding.
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