Reality series winner bags Rs 1.5 Crore investment for food start-up (23 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Dreams dont just turn into reality -- they require hard work, persistence and passion. Munaf Kapadia, a contestant on Fox Lifes reality series "Grilled" proved it right with his undying entrepreneurial spirit, innovative culinary expertise and sharp business acumen as he emerged as the winner of the show -- and pocketed a staggering Rs 1 crore.
High-intensity workout may slow Parkinson's symptoms (17:40)
New University, Dec 12 (IANS) High-intensity workout three times a week may be safe and help decrease worsening of motor symptoms in people with early-stage Parkinson's disease, researchers say.
We have long tradition of accessorising with scarves: Designer duo (16:30)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Designers Meesha and Trisha Khanna, who participated in the Paris fashion week, say that India has a long cherished tradition of accessorising ensembles with scarves and shawls and they plan to give this trend a contemporary look.
Twitter may help restore sense of well-being after a bad day (15:54)
New York, Dec 12 (IANS) At times when you feel nervous about calling a friend to talk about a tough day at work, or share a scary medical news, writing a small post on Facebook or Twitter could provide an easy alternative to vent out negative emotions and help restore a sense of well-being, suggests new research.
Kidney disease may up risk of diabetes: Study (15:02)
New York, Dec 12 (IANS) If you are suffering from kidney dysfunction, you may be at high risk of developing diabetes, finds a study.
Month-long fiesta of sales at Dubai Shopping Festival (14:32)
Dubai, Dec 12 (IANS) Preparations here are underway to host Dubais annual citywide shopping extravaganza, offering the shopping-lover in all of us a month-long fiesta of sales, exclusive shopping experiences and extraordinary events for the whole family to enjoy.
Young designers shaping up fashion industry with new thoughts, ideas (14:32)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Padma Raj Keshri, Helena Bajaj Larsen, Mohammed Mazhar, Ayushman Mitra and Anvita Sharma along with Asit Barik are some of the young names in the design world who want to change the way fashion is perceived in India.
Spellbound: An attempt at novelty (Foodie Trail-Noida) (11:34)
By Sugandha Rawal
Noida, Dec 12 (IANS) It is said that first love is always special -- and so is the first venture. So say Sagar Sharma and Ramneek Pantal, who have joined hands to launch Spellbound restaurant here.
4 expert tips to maintain your skin during winter (11:20)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Ready with your new winter look but not ready to deal with the harsh winter weather?
Culture of 'bun, tea' made Papparoti come to India (11:08)
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) With cafes in over 32 countries from Malaysia to Australia to Dubai, International coffee chain Papparoti has now opened doors in Mumbai and according to the spokesperson, the huge potential in Indian market makes it a perfect fit especially because of the culture of "bun and tea".
Gigi Hadid flashes armpit hair (05:20)
Los Angeles, Dec 12 (IANS) Model Gigi Hadid showed off her armpit hair in skimpy gym wear for a calendar, but not all fans appreciated her 'au naturel' look.
Was wonderful to work with Virat, Anushka: Sabyasachi (23:36)
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Celebrated couturier Sabyasachi Mukherjee, the designer behind the striking ensembles and looks sported by India's star cricketer and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma for their wedding festivities, says the couple was a delight to work with.
When Rhea Sharma opted for Kangana avatar (17:36)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Actress Rhea Sharma donned a similar look to Kangana Ranaut's in "Tanu Weds Manu Returns" for her show "Tu Sooraj Main Saanjh Piyaji".
Indian working women as ambitious as men: Survey (16:20)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) A whopping 87 per cent of Indian working women are seeking advancement in their careers, finds a survey challenging the commonly held view that women are not as ambitious as men.
Here's what people want technology to do in 2018 and beyond (16:18)
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) If you want a robot to earn an income for you in the future so that you can spend the winters holidaying in sun-soaked beaches and the summers in a cool hill station, you are not alone. Nearly half of the people in the world have similar expectations, according to a new survey.
Change will happen if women start motivating each other: Malaika Arora (15:56)
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Actress Malaika Arora says that she has been brought up in a household where she was always taught to express herself freely and this is what she expects from others too.
I have been an athlete since childhood: Urvashi (15:10)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Actress Urvashi Rautela says fitness is very important for her to achieve goals in life. She also says that she has been an athlete since childhood and she loves running.
Soy, broccoli may cut breast cancer treatment's side effects (13:48)
New York, Dec 11 (IANS) Consuming soy foods such as soy milk and tofu and cruciferous vegetables such as cabbages, kale and broccoli may help reduce common side effects of treatment in breast cancer survivors, researchers say.
BB Ki Vines, Vidya Vox among top 10 creators of 2017: YouTube (13:10)
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) American singer Vidya Iyer (known as Vidya Vox), comedian-singer Bhuvan Bam aka BB Ki Vines and Nisha Madhulika, a vegetarian Indian YouTube chef, were among the top 10 creators of 2017, the Google-owned company revealed on Monday.
Adriana Lima won't strip anymore for 'empty cause' (12:24)
Los Angeles, Dec 11 (IANS) Victoria's Secret model Adriana Lima says she will start being more selective about the assignments she takes up and will not take off her clothes anymore for causes that aren't worth it.
Nicotine patch safer for pregnant women than smoking (12:14)
Sydney, Dec 11 (IANS) While nicotine may not be completely safe for a pregnant mother's foetus, nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) is safer than smoking for women who are not able to quit on their own, says a new study.
Exfoliate, apply sunscreen to get rid of dry skin (02:04)
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Most people associate winter with dry skin. To counter the flaking skin, exfoliate your lips, face and body once a week, and don't forget your sunscreen, suggest experts.
Discrimination strains relationship, harms health (17:20)
New York, Dec 9 (IANS) Facing discrimination of any kind -- whether because of race, age, gender or other factors -- is bad not for your health but it can also strain the relationship you are in, affecting the health of your partner or spouse as well in the process.
The artist who explores abstraction in art through text (13:58)
By Saket Suman
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Artist Jagmohan Bangani, whose solo show "Visual Scriptures" was inaugurated recently and will remain on display till December 24, explores abstraction by using text, words or even a group of words and scripts which we frequently encounter in our daily life.
Akon is a gem of a person: Neeta Lulla (Lead, correcting intro) (13:36)
Pune, Dec 9 (IANS) Popular American singer Akon was in India for a private event and Neeta Lulla designed a jacket for him for the gig. The ace Indian designer says Akon is a gem of a person and designing for him is always a treat.