Handshake

  • No handshake, but US-Iran ties set to thaw 25-09-2013 09:54 AM

    Washington: A historic handshake between US President Barack Obama and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was not to be. But in unmistakable signs of thaw both leaders signalled in their UN speeches a willingness to talk, with Obama saying Washington was "not seeking regime change" and Rouhani stating that Tehran "does...
  • Want to live longer? Get a grip! 16-09-2010 05:49 PM

    London: A firm handshake could be a sign of a longer life expectancy, according to British researchers. Scientists at the Medical Research Council found that elderly people who could still give a firm handshake and walk at a brisk pace were likely to outlive their slower peers. They found simple...
  • Peck is healthier than a handshake, says new study 14-01-2008 01:56 AM

    New Delhi: South African fast bowler Morne Morkel said he is excited to play under Delhi Daredevils captain Virender Sehwag in the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). "He is someone who is always planning and bringing out new things. It's exciting sharing the dressing room with him....