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) 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) 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) 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) 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) 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) 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) 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) 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) 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) 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) 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) 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.
The art of pastry making(12:34) New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANSlife) Most people who want to excel in the art of pastry making chose to go to Europe in order to train in award winning programs. However, The Academy of Pastry Arts - a pastry school of international repute with schools in six Asian cities including Delhi NCR, Mumbai and Bangalore - brings French dessert education to Asia.
'It's very important to unlearn and relearn for chefs'(11:44) New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANSlife) Chef Vineet Monocha, who has been in the industry for over two decades, believes that the Indian food industry has seen a rapid growth in the past few years especially in the organized food retail sector.
You don't have to be a scholar to like a painting(11:44) New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANSlife) The term 'primitivism' is used frequently in discussions and writings on art. The genesis of the term can be traced to Western art, where it gained popularity from the works of the early Renaissance artists. Indian primitivism may have grown away from its Western counterpart, but at least in part, it grew out of or alongside it. DAG at Kala Ghoda presents 'The Primivitism exhibition' curated by Giles Tillotson which opened on November 14.
Lisa Ray: We are all victims of labels(11:30) New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANSlife) Model-actor Lisa Ray feels that we are all a victim of labels and says she does not identify with her cancer survivor label on a daily basis.