Interior furnishing trends among urban Indian millennials (02:22)
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) From wanting personalised style of interior furnishings to renting out big kitchen appliances -- urban Indian millenials are setting new trends and ditching the heavy interior look, say experts.
Do's, don'ts before joining zumba classes (18:14)
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) If you are interested in taking up zumba, be mindful of a few do's and don'ts -- wear the right clothes and light-weight sneakers, suggest experts.
Online dating abuse likely to affect girls more: Study (18:08)
New York, June 28 (IANS) Girls who experience problematic behaviours from an online dating partner -- such as monitoring, control, threats, pressure, or coercion using digital mediums -- are more prone to suffering severe emotional consequences than boys, a study says.
India's domestic travel market to reach $48 bn by 2020: Report (17:54)
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) India's domestic travel market is expected to grow at 11-11.5 per cent to reach $48 billion by 2020, says a report.
Take cues from Disha Patani for beauty must haves in monsoon (16:34)
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) It is important to have the right beauty bag in the monsoon just like any other season. Actress Disha Patani says that she loves rain and prefers to go for a dewy look with a pop of colours.
Give a modern makeover to your old accessories (16:30)
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Making your old accessories look new can be quite tiresome and to spare themselves of the labour, people often end up spending more on the new trendy ones. But do you know that by adding the numbers or wearing them differently can make them look young and new?
Rujuta Diwekar's book, a sorted guideline for pregnancy (16:18)
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) A mom-to-be is never too short on "Dos and Don'ts" pouring in, leaving her perplexed during the most important phase of her life. But now she has a rescuer in health expert Rujuta Diwekar's latest book that helps with tips for all those who are either planning to have a child, are pregnant or are nursing moms.
Uber launches UberEATS in Delhi NCR (15:58)
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Global ride-hailing service Uber on Wednesday launched its food delivery service app UberEATS in the Delhi-National Capital Region, starting with Gurugram.
Yoga not as safe as people thought: Study (13:56)
Sydney, June 28 (IANS) Yoga's appeal is growing in Australia and worldwide but new research released on Wednesday suggests it is not as safe as previously believed.
Autistic adults more consistent in decision-making tasks: Study (13:40)
London, June 28 (IANS) People with autism disorder may show more consistent choices in high-level decision-making tasks and are less likely to show a cognitive bias because they are not influenced by the way choices are presented, showed a research.
Beauty services at doorstep make life easier for busy customers (13:38)
By Kulsum Mendiratta
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) It was only a matter of time before beauty services would follow the trend of home deliveries. Busy lifestyles have paved the way for companies catering to those seeking some relaxation and rejuvenation from the comforts of their homes.
Natural soaps for monsoon skin care (04:16)
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Rainy season brings in damp weather which may affect your skin. Incorporating some minor changes in your routine during monsoon can help keep your skin fresh and glowing, say experts.
LFW Winter/Festive 2017: Five newcomers in Gen Next category (19:38)
Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) Five newcomers will be part of the Gen Next segment of the LakmÃ© Fashion Week (LFW) Winter/Festive 2017.
Brisk walk every 30 min may cut heart disease risk (18:56)
Wellington, June 27 (IANS) Do you spend your day sitting for long hours? Beware, it may increase the risk of cardiovascular disease. Getting up and taking brisk walks for two minutes every half an hour may significantly lower the level of fatty acids that lead to clogged arteries, researchers say.
Make your leather bags last longer (With Images) (18:18)
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Investing in an expensive leather bag is easy, but to make them last a long time it's imperative to maintain them well.
Childhood asthma may up risk of heart failure (16:24)
New York, June 27 (IANS) Individuals with a history of asthma from childhood may be at a greater risk of experiencing shortness of breath, chest pain, fainting and eventually heart failure in adulthood, researchers have warned.
Nail the nail art trends - here's how (15:54)
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Nail marbling, mirror nails or 3D nail art - its time to have some fun with your nail art, say experts.
Night shifts may hamper DNA repair (15:52)
New York, June 27 (IANS) If you are working on night shifts regularly, chances are your body's ability to repair DNA damage may get hampered, suggest researchers led by one of Indian-origin.
Golf Club 'apologises' to member for asking Meghalaya guest to leave (14:38)
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) The Delhi Golf Club on Tuesday said it has apologised to a member whose guest from Meghalaya was asked to leave the club for wearing a Jainsem, a traditional dress worn by Khasi women, and that disciplinary action against the erring staff "is in process".
Facebook's Messenger adds masks, animated emoji to video chats (13:46)
San Francisco, June 27 (IANS) Aiming to take on its competitors, and make video chats with your friends and family in Messenger a whole lot more fun, Facebook has now added four new features -- animated reactions, filters, masks and effects, and the ability to take screenshots -- for one-on-one and group video chats.
Twitter can detect riots faster than police: Study (13:08)
London, June 27 (IANS) With people increasingly taking to the social media, especially Twitter, to report or update events, observations and occurrences, new research says the micro-blogging site can track and detect major disruptive events faster than the police.
More veggies a day may cut early menopause risk (13:00)
New York, June 27 (IANS) A single daily serving of vegetable protein from foods such as whole grains, soy and tofu may protect women from early menopause and could prolong their reproductive function, researchers say.
Birth-photography: Framing labour room moments for eternity (Lifestyle Trends) (With Images) (11:56)
By Somrita Ghosh
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Happiness knows no bound for a mother who holds her baby for the first time after battling with the excruciating pain undergone during the labour hours. What if one gets a chance to look back at those moments later?
Want to educate women about menstrual hygiene: Miss India World 2017 (Lead, With Images) (20:04)
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) She comes from Haryana, is all of 20, is studying medicine and has just won the Miss India World 2017 crown. Manushi Chhillar is focused on winning the Miss World title for India, but her life's mission, she says, is also to spread awareness about menstrual hygiene through her initiative Project Shakti.
Here's how to declutter your home and preserve memories (18:24)
New York, June 26 (IANS) Is your cupboard full of stuff you no longer use but can't bear to part with? Taking their photo may help you dispose of such items, a new research suggests.