More than 80% adolescents worldwide not physically active: WHO(13:46) Geneva, Nov 22 (IANS) More than 80 per cent of adolescents worldwide are not physically active, including 85 per cent girls and 78 per cent boys, putting their health at risk by not doing regular exercise and spending too much time on screen, according to a new study from World Health Organization (WHO).
Now, a fashion collection for women travellers(12:54) By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANSlife) To celebrate the growing women travellers, and to empower them with comfort that exudes confidence, clothing brand Raisin has introduced a new travel fashion collection for women.
'No one Indian skin type': Paula Begoun on India launch(12:00) By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANSlife) American 'cosmetics cop Paula Begoun, who tags skin-related research as the most important for caring regime, recently launched her 1995-founded global skincare line Paulas Choice in India, and says everyone is taking care of their skin for granted.
Global meets Indian in this multi-cuisine restrobar(12:00) By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANSlife) Picture a melt-in-your-mouth pumpkin and coconut puree soup, with a generous curry leaves to garnish. The taste that comes to mind does not fit any category of Indian cuisine but is a unique innovation on the flavors Indians hold close.
Fresh content with a focus on your audience(12:00) By Puja Gupta New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANSlife) Amit Tandon has performed extensively across the globe and strongly believes that it is important for a comedian to change the content depending on the audience.
Kids drawn to books where they are in charge: Dav Pilkey(11:52) By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANSlife) Top American cartoonist, Dav Pilkey, is an author and illustrator of children's literature. He believes that young readers like to immerse themselves in books where they (the kids) are in charge; it's also the best way to weave positive values that they will cherish for a lifetime.
5 must try dishes from the streets of Kolkata(11:52) By Puja Gupta New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANSlife) When you think about Bengali food, you will have a veritable carnival of sweet treats and seafood dishes parading through your mind. While roaming the streets of Kolkata, you will drool at all the delicacies; thats the Kolkata street food scene for you. Every true Bengali food lover has their recommendations or will suggest some must-try street food. But there are a few places which foodies agree you have to try!
Why you should switch to vegan skin care(11:50) By Puja Gupta New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANSlife) The era of environmentally conscious users has hit the market; and there's a sharp increase of customers who prefer sustainable life choices. They tend to seek out and promote cruelty-free products and brands. Consumers today are becoming more and more vigilant about the ingredients used in their favorite merchandise, the technology, and science behind it all, especially when it comes to cosmetics.
A step in the right direction(11:50) By Puja Gupta New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANSlife) Major Dr. Surendra Poonia wears many hats-- that of a politician, an international award-winning sports person, a Limca book record holder, a physician and also a former Special Forces officer of the Indian Army.
This holiday season, delight your loved ones with gifts from Portico New York(15:48) New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) With the gifting season upon us, break free from the usual suspects by gifting your loved ones a thoughtful token that they will use and cherish. Portico New York, a premium bedding brand, prides itself on the ability to bring together innovation and creativity, thus elevating every piece of bedding into a valued possession for customers.
Tadka turban style(11:38) By Puja Gupta New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANSlife) Chef Harpal Singh Sokhi, known for his show "Turban Tadka", believes that a chef should always try and retain the Indianness of the food even if it is presented on an international level.
Only 46% Indian kids get regular eye tests: Survey(11:36) By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANSlife) While doctors tag eye allergies, worsening eyesight and myopic vision, as the most commonly-reported eye problems in under-12 kids, not even half of all Indian parents take their children for regular eye testing, a new survey has found.
A royal 'enfield' of a day(11:36) New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANSlife) Global Head of Marketing, Royal Enfield, Shubhranshu Singh reveals why Enfield has such a huge fan following and despite the competition, it clearly leads its segment. IANSlife caught up with Singh while he was speaking at the The Great Lifestyle Brands Conference held recently in Gurugram.
Chanel designs head to auction(11:32) By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANSlife) A treasure trove of 177 memorable designs by iconic French fashion house Chanel will go under the hammer at Sothebys Milan later in November.
Sydney to host World Pride 2023(11:30) By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANSlife) Australias New South Wales saw a massive 4.4 million international tourists and 37.2 million domestic overnight visitors in the year ending June 2019. It's no surprise then that the region will be awash in the rainbow colours during WorldPride 2023.
Offbeat wedding destinations near Delhi(11:28) By Puja Gupta New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANSlife) With the pollution levels in Delhi-NCR alarming, Delhi's wedding season is going offbeat. The smog that has engulfed Delhi is pushing the wedding checklist to delete Delhi as a venue, and opt for offbeat wedding destinations. The quest to chose the right destination around the National Capital region is on the rise. Here are a few options you can sample:
Indian personal care industry is echoing veganism(14:46) By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, Nov 20IANSlife) The personal care industry offers more options than ever before, and has something for everyone, even vegans. Homegrown Indian brands are catching on the trend, whether with entire vegan lines or a few products. But, why are they making the switch?
Bollywood lacks a proper music industry: Shibani Kashyap(13:44) By Puja Gupta New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANSlife) Singer Shibani Kashyap, known for her movie songs like "Sajna aa bhi jaa" and "Zinda hoon main", has been away from Bollywood for almost five years now. The last time she sang a number was "Sannata" in 2014 for the movie "Identity Card". While her focus remains on making good music, she would love to make a comeback in Bollywood. In a candid conversation with IANSlife, Kashyap shares her views on the current music industry scene and the rise of pop music in India.
Remixing old songs guarantees a hit: Jaz Dhami(13:44) By Puja Gupta New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANSlife) Jaz Dhami, based in the UK, recently launched the remix of his own track "Bomb Bae" in collaboration with world-renowned DJ and producer Tiesto. He doesn't think any song necessarily needs a remix, however he feels, a remix gives a different flavour to the song and helps it reach a different audience. In a free-wheeling chat with IANSlife, he speaks on the current trend of remixes in Bollywood.
Climate crisis wrongs children: Ex-Irish prez(12:40) By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANSlife) Mary Robinson, the first woman President of Ireland and former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, believes that the climate crisis has served an injustice to poor countries and communities; it now goes further to wrong children.
I believe in doing things in moderation: Diana Penty(12:40) By Puja Gupta New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANSlife) Bollywood actress Diana Penty reveals she is a "huge foodie" but also believes doing everything in moderation. In an interview with IANSlife, the "Happy Bhag Jayegi" actress gives us a peak into her lifestyle.
Katrina in Reebok's new fitness campaign(12:40) By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANSlife) Fitness brand Reebok on Wednesday unveiled its latest campaign on the relentless pursuit of fitness, featuring its brand ambassador, actor Katrina Kaif, in a short film.
Is your 'macho' image hindering your grooming routine(15:36) By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANSlife) Men approach health and self-care differently than the fairer sex; but do popular cultural images of the tall-dark and handsome man impact how they groom themselves? Wellness experts say yes.