Protect yourself from acne in simple steps (02:42)
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Use salycylic face wash and anti-acne masks to stay from acne in summer, say experts.
Aadhaar verification boosts user confidence on matrimonial sites: Survey (19:30)
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Aadhaar verification boosts customers' confidence in the authenticity of profiles on matrimonial sites, reveals a survey.
Fashion designers to give makeovers using handloom (19:24)
Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) Ace fashion designers like Rajesh Pratap Singh and Rohit Bal will be giving makeovers to youngsters using handloom on the TV show "Get The Look #GlobalIndia".
Poor sleep impairs ability to interpret facial expressions (16:30)
New York, March 24 (IANS) Your ability to recognise whether those around you are happy or sad could suffer due to poor sleep, says a study.
Exercising 2.5 hours a week may slow Parkinson's (12:58)
New York, March 24 (IANS) At least 150 minutes of weekly exercise may help people suffering from Parkinson's disease by improving mobility impairment and health-related quality of life, a study has showed.
Not just 'Adarsh Bhartiya Nari', Sita was a warrior: Amish Tripathi (11:06)
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) He is the author of the fastest-selling book series in Indian publishing history -- "The Shiva Trilogy" -- and his last book, "Scion of Ikshvaku", was the biggest literary blockbuster of 2015, all of which have together sold over 3.5 million copies.
Social media makes people depressed: David Gandy (06:56)
London, March 24 (IANS) British model David Gandy says social media is a source of depression for people.
Former Miss India fights for child abuse victim (17:12)
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) Miss India 2016 Priyadarshini Chatterjee, who hails from Assam, has shot off letters to the state's Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, Governor Banwarilal Purohit and Gauhati High Court Chief Justice Ajit Singh over the sexual exploitation of a 13-year-old girl.
Undernutrition makes children susceptible to TB: Experts (March 24 is World Tuberculosis Day) (17:02)
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) With malnutrition or undernutrition accounting for nearly one third of all childhood deaths in India, it is also a major risk factor in children, especially those below the age of five, for developing tuberculosis (TB), experts have said.
Fear of losing jobs to machines growing with rise of AI: Study (15:32)
New York, March 23 (IANS) While the rise in machine learning technology may be making people's lives smarter and easier, it has conversely given rise to fear and anxiety among people about losing jobs to artificial intelligence (AI) devices, a study has showed.
Fashion is an extension of your personality: Athiya Shetty (15:22)
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Actress Athiya Shetty, who has been lauded for her style statements many a times, says she is not a fashion conscious person and added that fashion is an extension of an individual's personality.
Men! Hit the gym for better bone health (14:42)
New York, March 23 (IANS) Engaging in weight-bearing exercises such as resistance training and various types of jumps can help men protect their bone health, suggests new research.
Smartphone may help men test infertility at home (14:00)
New York, March 23 (IANS) Researchers have developed a smartphone-based semen analyser that can help men test infertility in the privacy and comfort of their home, suggests new research.
Women's sense of smell may influence social life (12:48)
New York, March 23 (IANS) If you are a women with a good sense of smell, you may have a thriving social life, as well as have improved overall mental and physical health, a study has showed.
South Asian women more at risk of osteoporosis: Study (12:04)
London, March 23 (IANS) Pre-menopausal women of South Asian origin might be more at risk of developing osteoporosis in later life, owing to higher levels of a by-product of bone resorption, a new study in the journal Bone reports.
A taste of uniqueness for gastronomes in extreme northeast (Foodie Trail-Basar/Arunachl Pradesh) (11:32)
By Milinda Ghosh
Basar (Arunachal Pradesh), March 23 (IANS) Starting with the locally-famous "achin pinam" (spiced rice) to smoked beef platters, or the "amin" made out of rice cake and chicken, every dish cooked in Arunachal Pradesh's Basar town gives out a flavour of the hills and wilderness that surrounds the place.
Rajinikanth to unveil housing scheme in Jaffna (09:58)
Chennai, March 23 (IANS) Superstar Rajinikanth will hand over keys to 150 homes built for Tamils by Gnanam Foundation on April 9 in Jaffna, Sri Lanka, according to a statement released by Lyca Productions.
Trends to pick out from AIFW A/W 2017 (19:26)
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The Autumn/Winter 2017 edition of Amazon India Fashion Week (AIFW) might have ended, but it has left behind cues for several looks that one can go for. From going bold with graphic eyeliner to opting for slick hair pony tail, it's time to experiment with your looks, say experts.
'Save water, harvest wastewater' (19:08)
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Keeping track of time with a smartphone in bathroom, checking on a toilet flush leak and going for satellite water reclamation plants in your building are some ways to save water and to treat wastewater, say experts.
International Kids Couture to start on April 1 (18:38)
Bengaluru, March 22 (IANS) The International Kids Couture (IKC) Summer 2017, to be held across four Indian cities starting April 1, will feature kidswear brands and designers showcasing the latest in the fashion segment.
Brazilian designer brings out Princess line for Indian market (17:40)
ew Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Princess-like ensembles by Brazilian-born designer Daniella Helayel, whose sapphire blue silk creation was worn by Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton when her engagement to Prince William was announced, will now be available in India.
Indian online fashion market to hit $12-$14 bn by 2020 (17:32)
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Led by spurt in smartphone penetration, improved logistics infrastructure, convenient payment gateways, and the evolved online shoppers, the domestic online fashion market is estimated to reach $12-$14 bn level by 2020, according to a new report on Wednesday.
Tobacco control treaty cut global smoking rates by 2.5%: Lancet (17:06)
Toronto, March 22 (IANS) WHO's tobacco control treaty, which came into effect in 2005, has achieved a 2.5 per cent reduction in global smoking rate, according to a study published in The Lancet Public Health.
Ranveer Singh slips into denim range by condom brand (15:40)
Mumbai, March 22 (IANS) Actor Ranveer Singh slipped into a pair of jeans from the soon-to-be-launched denim range from the condom brand Durex, and says it fit him really well.
Abraham & Thakore don't believe in having showstoppers (13:22)
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Ace fashion designers David Abraham and Rakesh Thakore, who believe in the power of sustainable fashion, have not had a showstopper in any of their shows. And that's because they feel that a designer's collection should be the highlight, and not the person walking.