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The Ambedkar University in New Delhi.(HT Archive)

Delhi’s Ambedkar University announces first cut-off list: Psychology highest at 99%

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Kainat Sarfaraz
PUBLISHED ON OCT 16, 2020 12:55 PM IST
BA (Honours) in Psychology has the highest cut-off at 97.50% for candidates in NCT of Delhi; for candidates outside NCT, the cut-off for BA (Honours) in Psychology is 99%
Representational Image(Unsplash)
Representational Image(Unsplash)

Here’s how mood and memory development in infants is linked

Berlin [Germany] | By Asian News International | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2020 09:21 PM IST
What babies have learned when feeling calm is inaccessible when they’re active and vice versa, according to a new study.
CBSE Class 12 Psychology exam is slated to be held on February 22. The Psychology paper consists of two parts – Theory (70 marks) and Practical (30 marks).(HT file)
CBSE Class 12 Psychology exam is slated to be held on February 22. The Psychology paper consists of two parts – Theory (70 marks) and Practical (30 marks).(HT file)

CBSE Class 12 Psychology boards 2020: How to prepare for this paper

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 28, 2020 05:51 PM IST
Since the CBSE Psychology exam is less than a month away, here are some preparation tips for students to help them score good marks.
A study published in The Conversation cited research published in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. The researchers tried understanding the scales of commitment according to an investment model they created.(Shutterstock)
A study published in The Conversation cited research published in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. The researchers tried understanding the scales of commitment according to an investment model they created.(Shutterstock)

Here are 5 signs that your relationship is almost over

Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2020 01:11 PM IST
Relationships are one of the most important things in life. However, certain relationships are just not meant to last. Watch out for these signs that your relation may be ending.
Home Ministry.(PTI file)
Home Ministry.(PTI file)

Home Ministry to enhance capacity of six laboratories in forensic psychology

New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2019 11:42 AM IST
Forensic psychology is one of the emerging areas of forensic science in India. It primarily involves the use of applied clinical psychology (including cognitive psychology, social psychology etc.) in criminal justice.
A girl playing with a boy might feel free to be competitive, a trait that is normally associated with boys, while a boy, playing with girls may feel free to be talkative and emotional.(Unsplash)
A girl playing with a boy might feel free to be competitive, a trait that is normally associated with boys, while a boy, playing with girls may feel free to be talkative and emotional.(Unsplash)

Here’s why girl-boy friendships are beneficial

Washington D.C. [USA] | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2019 12:15 PM IST
A girl playing with a boy might feel free to be competitive, a trait that is normally associated with boys, while a boy, playing with girls may feel free to be talkative and emotional.
The Ambedkar University at Kashmiri Gate(Hindustan Times)
The Ambedkar University at Kashmiri Gate(Hindustan Times)

With Psychology at 97.75%, Ambedkar University’s cut-off list out

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Kainat Sarfaraz, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 10, 2019 07:49 AM IST
Explaining the increase in cut-offs, assistant registrar Anshul Singh said, “The cut-offs are decided on the basis of applications received by the college and how the students have scored. This is mostly CBSE’s marking reflecting on the cut-offs.”
Acts of altruism, with no hope of personal benefit, activate the reward areas of the brain. Some brain regions are more active during altruistic generosity.(Shutterstock)
Acts of altruism, with no hope of personal benefit, activate the reward areas of the brain. Some brain regions are more active during altruistic generosity.(Shutterstock)

Selfless acts of kindness makes you feel happier

Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2018 11:09 AM IST
Kindness is good for your brain, may activate reward areas of the brain and make you feel happier, says a new study.
Whether it is sexting or breaking up, texting can either bring you closer or drive you apart.(Shutterstock)
Whether it is sexting or breaking up, texting can either bring you closer or drive you apart.(Shutterstock)

Texting and sexting play a huge role in your relationship, here’s why

Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 12, 2018 01:21 PM IST
A new study says that texting can say a lot about our relationship satisfaction and couples who are in sync with the texts they send each other are more satisfied.
In the technique of encoded enactment, subjects are encouraged to act through the activity they must remember to do for better memory recall.(Shutterstock)
In the technique of encoded enactment, subjects are encouraged to act through the activity they must remember to do for better memory recall.(Shutterstock)

They key to improve memory recall is this simple trick

Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 04, 2018 12:06 PM IST
For people suffering from memory problems, a good solution could be to act through the activity they must remember to do.
While most people like cooperators at work, there are some who like to bring cooperators down a peg, especially if they think the good guys make them look bad in the workplace.(Shutterstock)
While most people like cooperators at work, there are some who like to bring cooperators down a peg, especially if they think the good guys make them look bad in the workplace.(Shutterstock)

Why ‘do-gooders’ attract so much hatred in competitive workplaces

Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 22, 2018 11:56 AM IST
Are you always helping everyone at work? Chances are you will be hated for it, says this new study.
Conversations are linked to greater happiness, but small talk has no relationship with happiness one way or the other.(Shutterstock)
Conversations are linked to greater happiness, but small talk has no relationship with happiness one way or the other.(Shutterstock)

The secret to happiness decoded; meaningful conversations are the key

Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2018 12:50 PM IST
Small talk is not bad for you and doesn’t impact your state of mind, while people who have substantive conversations tend to be happier, says researchers.
Bullying is characterised by a power imbalance between two parties, such as a child against a group or a bigger child against a smaller child.(Shutterstock)
Bullying is characterised by a power imbalance between two parties, such as a child against a group or a bigger child against a smaller child.(Shutterstock)

Not everyone’s a bully, here’s why aggression is not the same as bullying

Indo Asian News Service | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2018 11:01 AM IST
Not all aggressive behaviours are meant to harm while bullying is a repetitive and behaviour characterised by a power imbalance between two parties, explains a new study on the relation between aggression and bullying.
Gaining perspective directly through conversation is a more accurate approach, say the researchers.(Shutterstock)
Gaining perspective directly through conversation is a more accurate approach, say the researchers.(Shutterstock)

You can’t really put yourself in another person’s shoes, here’s why

Indo Asian News Service | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2018 02:29 PM IST
Do you often put yourself in another person’s shoe? It may not help you understand what the other person is thinking or feeling, says this new study.
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