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Memory tests make older adults feel 5 years older in 5 mins Oct 16, 2:47 pm
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): A new study has suggested that subjective age - how old one feels - is malleable, and it might be possible to change subjective age and influence older adults' cognition and behaviour.
Stiff upper lip voted as 'most outdated' English characteristic Oct 15, 3:47 pm
London, October 15 (ANI): English characteristic of having a stiff upper lip has been voted as the most outdated stereotypes.
Washington, Sept. 28 (ANI): Sikh community in America has urged several retailers, including Walmart and Amazon, to remove turban-themed costumes sold online after these negative stereotypes led to violence and discrimination against Sikhs and other minorities in the nation.
Washington, Sept. 23 (ANI): Miss America Nina Davuluri, who was slammed on Twitter by people thinking she was from Middle East, said that she's grown up with so many stereotypes about her culture that she just knew that it was something that she needed to advocate for.
Dunkin' Donuts apologises for 'racist' charcoal doughnut ad Aug 31, 1:16 pm
Washington, Aug. 31 (ANI): Popular American doughnut brand, Dunkin' Donuts has reportedly apologized for its advert for a new flavour which was deemed to be 'bizzare and racist' by the Human Rights Watch.
Myths about introverts busted Jul 31, 1:39 pm
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Stereotypes believe that introverts are socially awkward loners, who abhor large gatherings and don't like people very much.
Cheerful women deemed less suitable for leadership role Jun 5, 11:14 am
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Women who looked cheerful are judged as having less leadership willingness, while those proud ones are positively associated with leadership qualities, a new study has found.
Women devalue their contributions when working with men May 8, 12:01 pm
Washington, May 8 (ANI): A new study has revealed yet another reason why women still tend to be under-represented at the highest echelons of many organizations.
Washington, May 02(ANI): PepsiCo has pulled a controversial online ad for Mountain Dew soft drink after it was criticized for portraying racial stereotypes and making light of violence toward women.
Washington, April 11 (ANI): Feelings of power can diffuse the debilitating effects of negative stereotypes, according to a new research from social psychologists at Indiana University Bloomington.
New mums face resentment when they return to work Mar 9, 11:54 am
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): More women than men in the US report higher levels of work stress, with some women saying that extra strain came from countering the stereotypes surrounding mothers in the workplace, a new survey has revealed.
New York, Feb. 16 (ANI): The newest edition of Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit Issue is in hot water, after critics charged that the global pictorials are racist and reinforce bad stereotypes.
Washington, February 13 (ANI): Boys' performance on an academic task is affected by messages that suggest that girls will do better than they will, a new research has concluded.
Men spending more time now doing household chores than women Feb 8, 12:10 pm
London, Feb 8 (ANI): Men are the tidier than women, as 66 percent of them spend eight hours or more on household chores compared to just 62 percent of the fairer sex, a new survey has revealed.
5 reasons for female infidelity revealed Feb 5, 2:12 pm
New York, Feb. 5 (ANI): Cultural stereotypes inform that it's mostly men who cheat on their wives or girlfriends and not the other way around, but clinical research details that nearly as many women cheat as their counterpart.
People stop feeling young at 40 years, 8 months and 2 weeks Jan 1, 2:28 pm
London, January 1 (ANI): It's been said that life begins at 40, but it might be more accurate to say that mid-life begins at 40.
Young Pakistani girls challenging stereotypes against women Dec 10, 4:27 pm
Islamabad, Dec. 10 (ANI): In a bid to challenge stereotypes about gender roles, as many as 50 young Pakistani girls engaged themselves in day-long activities of rock climbing, camping and cooking.
Stereotypes affect our personal and professional decisions Dec 4, 4:34 pm
Washington, December 4 (ANI): A new study on the connections between race and gender - a phenomenon called gendered race - has revealed unexpected ways in which stereotypes affect our personal and professional decisions.
'Face-ism' bias more extreme in gender-equal cultures Oct 18, 1:36 pm
Washington, October 18 (ANI): Studies analysing gender stereotypes in the media have shown that photographs of men focus on male faces while photographs of women are more focused on women's bodies.
Sexist stereotypes still dominate British press Oct 15, 1:23 pm
London, Oct. 15 (ANI): Sexist stereotypes, humiliating photographs of women and male bylines dominate the front pages of British newspapers, according to a research.
Aiyyaa will break stereotypes, says Rani Mukherjee Oct 10, 1:23 pm
Dubai, October 10 (ANI): Rani Mukherjee has claimed that her new movie 'Aiyyaa', which will be out in cinemas this Thursday, will break stereotypes that are attached to South Indians.
Truth about women and sex revealed Oct 8, 10:29 am
Wellington, October 8 (ANI): The seemingly endless interest in surveying women's attitude towards sex comes down to the stereotypes that are still happily bounced around in our "enlightened, post sealed section society" that "women lie back and think of England, men are always up for it", a sex therapist has claimed.
Obama and family target of 'blackface' racism on Facebook Jul 19, 4:42 pm
Washington, July 19 (ANI): A Baylor University study has revealed that fans of Facebook hate groups, while using new media to target President Obama and his family, are relying heavily on old stereotypes of blacks as animalist, evil or shiftless - including depictions of the President as a chimp or sporting a bandana and a mouth full of gold teeth.
New York, July 18 (ANI): Ms. Wheelchair New York, Danielle Sheypuk has proved that being disabled does not mean that people can't go out clubbing or date other people.
New 'weightism' conference to fight fat stereotypes Jul 12, 4:32 pm
Melbourne, July 12 (ANI): A "FAT pride" conference, which will start on Thursday, today will hear how "fat subjects" are presented as "enemies of the state" and "weightism" is used to deny fat people their human rights.
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