Indians like to spend on vacations: Survey (19:20)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Indians love to travel and don't hold back while spending on vacation, reveals a survey.
How oiling can make a difference to your hair (18:54)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) From time immemorial, massaging the scalp with oil has proved to be immensely beneficial to the health of ones hair. Each oil brings it's own set of properties and essential benefits and there is no particular preference that one should look at while choosing oils.
Is sudden weight loss causing hair loss? (18:50)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) With weight reduction and the growing consciousness about looks and physique turning out to be the biggest resolution for every youngster, a right combination of exercises and nutritious food can be a game changer.
Opioid use may increase risk of falls, death in elderly (16:06)
Toronto, April 23 (IANS) Older adults who use opioids for pain relief may be at an increased risk of falling as well as deaths, according to researchers.
Textile, handloom dominated day three of India Runway Week (15:04)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) The concluding day of India Runway Week (IRW) was high on textile and handloom with five designers from the past seasons dedicating their line to textiles and handlooms during the finale show.
Kriti Sanon announced as Bata's brand ambassador (13:50)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kriti Sanon has been announced as the brand ambassador of Bata India. It is after 21 years that the footwear brand has finalised a Bollywood face post it's association with Rani Mukerji.
Drinking water may boost mental skills in exercising elderly (11:52)
New York, April 23 (IANS) Older people who indulge in physical activity should increase their amount of water intake, to reap the full cognitive benefits of exercise, researchers suggest.
6 herbs to include in your daily diet for a healthier, happier you (11:04)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Focusing on health in the hectic and stressful lives that we lead today is becoming difficult. Incorporating relevant herbs in your daily diet is the first step towards a healthier you. Ayurveda texts and modern research say that herbs contain compounds that have beneficial health properties that can help prevent many lifestyle disorders and rejuvenate our bodies.
Mena Suvari on how veganism has changed her life (08:02)
Los Angeles, April 23 (IANS) Actress Mena Suvari says being a vegan and choosing cruelty-free fashion and accessories have made her feel better about her life.
Save elderly people from heat in simple ways (02:02)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Save the elderly at your home from adverse effects of summer heat. Take them for a walk in the malls where it is cool or go swimming with them, suggest experts.
Decision-making may predict future drug addiction (20:22)
New York, April 22 (IANS) Researchers have found that activity in decision-making brain regions of people who use recreational stimulants can predict who will discontinue thier use and who will develop a drug use disorder.
Acting fascinates me: Mr India 2017 (19:16)
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Mr India 2017 winner Darasing Khurana, who will be representing India at Mr International 2018 in Myanmar, says he has always been fascinated by acting and would like to try his luck in the field.
Chill this summer with mango treats (18:50)
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) With the mango season on, stir up a khatta panna, make taco or try making a pudding using mango recipes.
Kim Kardashian to launch lingerie, shapewear line (15:40)
Los Angeles, April 22 (IANS) Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is reportedly expanding her fashion empire by launching a lingerie and shapewear line.
Take good care of pets this summer, but spare a thought for strays too (11:44)
By Durga Chakravarty
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) With the mercury soaring, the summer season can be unforgiving and sometimes fatal for our four-legged friends. And so, pet parents are increasingly becoming conscious and going out of their way to keep them cool and safe.
Meals in the mountains (Book Extract) (11:18)
By Pushpesh Pant
ATTN EDITORS: "The Himalayan Arc: Journeys East of Southeast" edited by Namita Gokhale focuses on a crucial, enthralling, politically turbulent, yet often under-reported part of the Himalayan belt -- the "East of South-east". With over 30 contributors, it attempts to describe the sense of shared lives and cultural connectivity between the denizens of this area. Poetry, fiction, and mysticism are juxtaposed with essays on strategy and diplomacy, espionage and the deep state, photographs, folk tales, and fables. We bring you this exclusive extract with the permission of the publisher, HarperCollins.
Amber Rose walks naked around son (02:56)
Los Angeles, April 22 (IANS) Actress Amber Rose says she walks around naked in front of her five-year-old son Sebastian "all the time".
Protest against rape takes centerstage at Akassh Aggarwal's show at IRW (22:44)
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Protest against rape and female molestation was the main theme in Jewellery designer Akassh K. Aggarwal's show at India Runway Week here on Saturday when acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal walked the runway.
Stronger people have sharper brains: Study (15:40)
London, April 21 (IANS) If you thought hitting the gym only builds your physical strength, think again. A study of nearly half a million people has revealed that stronger people perform better in brain functioning tests.
Nushrat Bharucha, Asha Negi catwalk at India Runway Week (Lead, correcting intro) (15:36)
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Bangladeshi designer Bibi Russell opened the India Runway Week spring/summer 2018, which saw actors Nushrat Bharucha and Asha Negi take to the ramp for designers Kavita Aggarwal and Soniya Sanchi respectively.
Beer belly bad for your heart (14:40)
New York, April 21 (IANS) If you have developed a spare tyre, it is time you saw a doctor to assess your cardiovascular health as researchers have found that belly fat, even in people who are not otherwise overweight, is bad for the heart.
Healing herbs for new moms (14:00)
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) New mothers who struggle with post-delivery weakness can find respite in natural ingredients which help heal the postpartum body, experts say.
Zayn Malik gets his shaved head tattooed (13:40)
Los Angeles, April 21 (IANS) Singer Zayn Malik has added to his collection of body tattoos. This time, he has got inked on his shaved head.
Nushrat Bharucha, Asha Negi catwalk at India Runway Week (13:20)
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Bangladeshi designer Bibi Russell opened the India Runway Week spring/summer 2018, which saw actors Nusrat Barucha and Asha Negi take to the ramp for designers Kavita Aggarwal and Soniya Sanchi respectively.
Running marathon boosts immunity: Study (13:12)
London, April 21 (IANS) Debunking the 'myth' that strenuous exercise increases infection risk by suppressing the immune system, a new study says that competing in endurance sports like marathon running may actually be beneficial for upping immunity.