Mumbai, June 8 (IANS): In the Jiah Khan alias Nafisa Khan suicide case, police have recovered a note purportedly written by the actress speaking about her disturbed relationship with her boyfriend Sooraj Pancholi here, an official said. The note was recovered on Friday, the official said.  ‘Jiah Khan's mother has handed over the note to us along with her statement. It will be scrutinized and …
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Late pop legend Michael Jackson's 15-year-old daughter Paris is now ‘physically fine’ and ‘safe’ after reportedly attempting suicide. Paris slashed one of her wrists with a meat cleaver at her Calabasas, California home and was rushed to a hospital Wednesday morning. Her grandmother Katherine Jackson's attorney says Paris is doing well, reports tmz.com. ‘Paris is physically fine and …
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‘Tum itna jo muskura rahe ho, kya gham hai jisko chhupa rahe ho...?’ As the showbiz world sombrely comes to terms with the suicide of actress Jiah Khan, the evocative song from the 1980s film ‘Arth’ a perhaps sum up the many insecurities and uncertainties behind pretty smiles. All of 25, Jiah was found hanging from the ceiling at her Mumbai house Tuesday morning, the latest in a line of …
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There is nothing worse than waking up at 2 AM and not being able to get back to sleep. If you have problems falling asleep at night or you wake up in the middle of the night and can't get back to sleep, then you know the torture too well and how it adversely affects the quality of your life. Irritability, grogginess, difficulty concentrating or staying awake at work, and fatigue – all these are …
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Ram Gopal Varma, who gave Britain-born actress Nafisa alias Jiah Khan a Bollywood launchpad with 2007 film ‘Nishabd’, is ‘shocked and choked’ over the news of her death. He says she was depressed about her career, and scared about her future as she had no work the past three years. ‘The last time I met her, Jiah told me that everyone around her makes her feel like a failure,’ Varma …
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Bollywood actress Nafisa alias Jiah Khan, who was seen opposite Amitabh Bachchan in ‘Nishabd’, committed suicide at her residence in Mumbai's Juhu area, police said Tuesday. She was 25. The Britain-born actress was found hanging at her flat in Sagar Sangeet Building in the posh Juhu area of northwest Mumbai around midnight. The cause of the suicide is not yet clear, police said, adding that …
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In a shocking incident, 25-year-old actress Jiah Khan also known as Nafisa committed suicide at her Juhu residence on Monday night. According to reports, she hung herself at around 11 PM but didn’t leave any suicide notes. The 25-year-old had worked with Amitabh Bachchan in Ram Gopal Varma’s Nishabd which was inspired by the Hollywood film American Beauty. Born and raised in London, the …
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 A new research reveals that probiotics found in natural yoghurt could help boost a person’s mood because they affect brain function. Previous studies have shown that beneficial bacteria affected the brains of rats but no research has confirmed that the same occurred in human brains. The study found that those who ate probiotic yoghurt twice daily for a month showed altered brain function, …
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Hardly anyone doubts the power of prayer and almost everyone has a turnaround tale - maybe personal, or of someone else's - that credits the ‘miracle’ to a prayer. Now while science and spirituality may not always see eye to eye, holistic treatment is now finding greater acceptance, and spirituality, among everything else, is recommended by doctors as part of the healing process. …
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Scientists have shed light on how stress at work affects the heart, says a study. The results, published in the 'Scandinavian Journal of Public Health', link this situation to dyslipidemia, a disorder that alters the levels of lipids and lipoproteins in the blood. Experts have been saying for years that emotional stress is linked to the risk of suffering cardiovascular disease as a result of …
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A stressful job can change the way body handles fat, resulting in raised cholesterol levels and even a heart disease, almost fatal for anyone. According to Spanish researchers, stressful situations affect how the body metabolises fat - ultimately leading the body with too much 'bad' cholesterol,’ reports dailymail.co.uk. New research shows that stress can lead to dyslipidemia, which is a …
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A new study suggests that different types of laughter – joyful, mocking and tickling – make the brain react in different ways. A laugh may signal mockery, humour, and joy or simply be a response to tickling, but each kind of laughter conveys a wealth of auditory and social information. Laughter in animals is a form of social bonding based on a primordial reflex to tickling, but human …
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 If there was any doubt about the benefits of sharing your home with a pet, here is something to mull over -- scientists claim that the presence of a pet greatly reduces the risk of heart disease. According to a report in Science Daily, the American Heart Association has published a scientific statement attesting to the benefits to the heart from a pet.  The statement is published online in …
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The identification of a key protein responsible for reducing the number of new brain cells can offer a fresh avenue for treating depression, a new study has found. Research at King's College London has revealed how stress hormones reduce the number of new brain cells - a process considered to be linked to depression. The researchers identified a key protein responsible for this process and …
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