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136th Day Of Lockdown

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Health

Sushant Singh Rajput

When all’s not well

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s suicide comes as a reminder that wealth and fame are not proof against depression

An Indonesian medical staff takes a blood sample from a woman during a rapid test in Surabaya on May 11, 2020 amid the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. AFP Photo

Covid19 and the heart

Though it is mainly a disease of the respiratory system, COVID-19 affects the heart too

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Balancing home, office work takes toll on mental health

On an average, each mental health specialist gets 30-50 calls a day

People should be aware that long work hours might affect their heart health. (Photo: ANI)

Long working hours can trigger hypertension

Long office work hours linked to regular, hidden high blood pressure: Study.

These findings can be scaled according to the human model to further explore the efficacy of caffeine-containing beverages, like coffee and tea, in aiding weight loss and cholesterol control. (Photo: ANI)

Caffeine can potentially control weight gain and cholesterol levels

Coffee, tea can keep you in shape this holiday season.

Fashion

The aim is to spread awareness about Indian handmade fashion.

Indian handloom industry needs a lifeline

Homegrown brands and designers urge patrons to support local products to recharge the pandemic-affected fashion industry

An outfit by  Karishma Shahni Khan

The Rise of the Saree-Dress!

People are falling in love with the saree-dress which is versatile, modern, chic yet traditional. It will take you back to your roots!

Korean beauty ‘glass skin’ routine has sparked the intrigue of many. A lengthy seven-step procedure that guarantees flawless skin, experts suggest

Glassy shine for our skin

Experts break down the popular ‘glass skin’ routine, a seven-step process that illuminates the skin from within

Sejal Kumar

From the streets to the stage: Sejal Kumar's journey as a Vlogger

The opportunity for Youtube's Creators of Change with former First Lady came as a surprise to the 25-year-old blogger

Food

Gingerbread Pudding with Sticky toffee

Sweet taste of Christmas

With Christmas around the corner, Chef Manish Khanna has given modern twists to two of the most popular and traditional desserts of the season.

Twilight Apple

In good spirits

With these easy-to-replicate recipes, making that perfect cocktail isn’t rocket science.

The trend is on the rise, of sourcing, and eating, locally available ingredients. Celebrating the simplicity of fresh, low fuss life at the table.

Amid lockdown, local recipes take the limelight

At home with all the Insta food videos by celebrated chefs and locally available ingredients, food rings in a different flavour

Cereal Bhel

Cereal Killer Recipes

Not all that glitters is yummy, but with a dash of olive oil and orange juice even the mundane cereal can become an all time favourite food.

Certain edible insects are rich in vitamins and minerals. (Photo: Instagram)

Edible insects that are delicious

Ants, crickets and cockroaches: healthy snacks that taste like potato chips.

Travel

Filmmakers also come to Jordan to shoot because they are attracted to the diverse and rich landscape they find in the desert kingdom. (Photo: AFP)

Jordanian authorities promote diverse landscape in Hollywood movies

Jordan, a blockbuster location for Hollywood garners attention for its spectacular locations.

On the Delhi road State highway route, one can take a relaxing halt at the WelcomHeritage Inderpura Resort to sample the real Rajasthani hospitality.

Arty abodes of Shekhawati

The typical Rajasthani design elements like jharokhas, jhulas, backyard, stepwells, painted stable for animals, grand entry and exit doors, etc.

Anita Prabhakar, Dr Savita Date, Nisha Bilgrami and Moushumi Gupta

Breaking boundaries

This year, the TriNation Escape was flagged off from Lucknow on November 15 and reached Siliguri on November 25.

Venice’s mayor, Luigi Brugnaro, has given a preliminary estimate of damage at more than 1 billion euros. (Photo: AP)

Royal garden reopens in France; new attraction for tourists

Venice's endurance symbolised in Royal Gardens re-opening.

Art

The festival is witnessing the participation of more than 500 artists. Delhi’s youngsters, along with eminent artists, are showcasing the youth’s constructive and creative involvement.

Delhi’s Youth Connect

The capital recently inaugurated the ninth edition of its Youth Festival, which is doing a splendid job preserving the cultural heritage of the city.

A Tale of Deep Waters

Magnetic moments

An exhibition that presents a series of abstract paintings highlighting cities and Krishna playing Holi.

With respect to art, diversity expands as there are practices like Taoist paintings and Madhubani paintings.

The strokes of Asia

A French artist presented his interpretation of the Buddhist, Zen and other Asian cultures.

Statue of Colonel Bikkumalla Santosh Babu

Indian sculptors use digital sculpting technology for the statue of Galwan martyr

Interestingly, the fibre-cloth statue has been made using digital sculpting technology, apparently a first for the country

Flora Fauna 1 by D Priyanka

Creating expression through Signature

An art exhibition that explores the impact of signed artwork through works of India’s some of renowned contemporary artists.

Relationship

Another advantage to girl-boy friendships is the way they give boys a chance to talk about their feelings. (Photo: ANI)

Girl-boy bonding can be emotionally enriching

Is girl-boy friendship beneficial? Study finds.

A recent study revealed that acquiring more knowledge about your partner and their actions influences how quickly and optimally they learn to collaborate. (Photo: ANI)

Knowing your colleagues better can avoid workplace conflict

Know your work partner more to avoid conflict.

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The cons of quarantine

With domestic violence on the rise amidst lockdown, one must consider being empathetic, understanding and sensitive towards others

Relationship satisfaction can be taken as a measure of how much positive relative to negative experiences people have with their partner. (Photo: ANI)

How to know if your relationship will last

Christmas alert: Will your relationship end these holidays?

More Features

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Easter goes online

Hyderabad city preps to celebrate Easter during the lockdown

A vast majority of entrepreneurs were after all a bunch of ordinary folks who decided to take that plunge when risk was at its peak

The young business class

Entrepreneurs in their 30s have the best of both worlds — advantage over those in their 20s in terms of wisdom, experience, and energy

From undergoing early morning riding lessons for Takht to savouring plates of counted calories, the Punjabi boy has given up a lot to be in great shape.

What’s in Vicky Kaushal’s dabba?

As the actor preps for Takht and three other real-life characters, we take a sneak peek at the actor’s plate.

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Vets get pets online

With emerging cases of Covid-19 affecting pets, veterinarians have started incorporating telemedicine into their practise

Pallavi Barnwal

Pallavi Barnwal talks to us about sex and importance of sex education

In conversation with the founder of RedWomb, Pallavi Barnwal

In Focus

This is the first step towards your preparation

How to pass ITIL Foundation in first attempt

The ITIL Foundation is one of the most recognized certifications for all IT service management professionals

Rasmus Peter Kristensen is amongst all those people who proudly calls himself an explorer of the world

Rasmus Peter Kristensen shares his calm and tranquillity filled travel expeditions

This leading travel influencer is an inspiration for many travel explorers of the world.

Pradeep Goyal

Know About Pradeep Goyal - A popular personal finance blogger

CashOverflow educates people about managing their finances smartly so that they could make the right financial decisions in their life

Rohan Shankar

Stories are the new heroes of Hindi Cinema says Writer Rohan Shankar

Rohan Shankar’s journey has been long and with some set-backs and bounce backs

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