Shruti Vyas looks back at the pandemic with mixed feelings
  • Shruti Vyas looks back at the pandemic with mixed feelings(12:32)
    By Siddhi Jain

    New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANSlife) Actress Shruti Vyas, who is the star of Zee Theatre's latest teleplay 'Some Times', looks back at a year of unexpected challenges for cinema and theatre professionals and says that the new normal has "definitely blessed us with a lot of new learnings".

Coimbatore Literary Awards: Awards not just to reward writers for persistent effort
  • Coimbatore Literary Awards: Awards not just to reward writers for persistent effort(12:30)

    New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANSlife) Literary awards are immensely significant in the present publishing world, and are not just an approach to reward writers for all their persistent effort but to acquaint readers with the works of authors for whom spotlight is hard to come by, believe the organisers of Coimbatore Literary Awards, which has just held its first edition.

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Mumbai's Tao Art Gallery to open first post-Covid exhibition
  • Mumbai's Tao Art Gallery to open first post-Covid exhibition(12:20)
    By Siddhi Jain

    New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANSlife) An upcoming art exhibition in a Mumbai-based gallery will present the works of six prominent artists, and presents as a "tribute to the culture of consuming art in the best way live in person".

Keep your little ones away from smog woes
  • Keep your little ones away from smog woes(10:52)
    By Puja Gupta

    New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANSlife) Children are more sensitive to the effects of smog and air pollution than adults. Here are some practical tips for you to follow to protect your kids from the potential health effects.

Hyaluronic acid benefits your skin
  • Hyaluronic acid benefits your skin(10:50)
    By Puja Gupta

    New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANSlife) Hyaluronic acid has recently become such a hyped ingredient, but the popularity is acceptable because the ingredient provides what it claims to -- anti ageing.

India key market for Japanese entertainment industry
  • India key market for Japanese entertainment industry(10:50)
    By Puja Gupta

    New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANSlife) Indian interest towards Japanese culture has been growing significantly over the last few years, especially amongst Gen Z, believes Kaoru Miyamoto, Director General, Japan Foundation, New Delhi.

Amp up your WFH corner in 7 simple steps
  • Amp up your WFH corner in 7 simple steps(10:36)
    By Puja Gupta

    New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANSlife) In the era of social distancing where work from home has become the new norm, establishing a work-life balance can be tricky especially when you are looking for a home office area that can ensure you thrive. Moreover, having that special work station that is not only fun but also with the right kind of decor to help your days and evenings, will be fruitful in getting through the week.

Indian food would be preferred culture to all nations: Korean Food Master
A digital museum to preserve India's textile arts
  • A digital museum to preserve India's textile arts(10:32)
    By IANSlife

    New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANSlife) Erstwhile royal families and historic properties have come together to pay tribute to Indias textile heritage by working with karigars (or local artisan designers) from three states of India (Mayurbhanj in Odisha, Jaisalmer in Rajasthan and Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh) to launch a garment installation Karkhana Chronicles for virtual viewing.

A new pair of wheels to die for
  • A new pair of wheels to die for(12:38)
    By IANSlife

    New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANSlife) Automobili Lamborghini and Ducati announce the Ducati Diavel 1260 Lamborghini, a motorcycle in a limited and numbered edition of 630 units, appealing to both motorcyclists and collectors from all over the world.

An exceptional auction titled 'Bid For The Louvre'
  • An exceptional auction titled 'Bid For The Louvre'(12:26)
    By IANSlife Features

    New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANSlife) The musee du Louvre and Christie's auction house, with the support of the Hotel Drouot join forces to organise 'Bid for the Louvre', an unprecedented online auction the proceeds of which will be entirely devoted to projects in support of the musee du Louvre and the Studio, a new space dedicated to artistic and cultural education that will open in the fall of 2021.

Pollution, pandemic and pre-term birth
  • Pollution, pandemic and pre-term birth(21:04)
    By Puja Gupta

    New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANSlife) Most pregnancies last 40 weeks; a baby is known as a premature or pre-term when her or she is born before the completion of 37th week. Based on the gestational age, pre-term babies are sub-categorised as extremely preterm (less than 28 weeks), very preterm (28 to 32 weeks), moderate to late preterm (32 to 37 weeks).

Sustaining sustainable clothing is the key: Alia Bhatt
  • Sustaining sustainable clothing is the key: Alia Bhatt(21:02)
    By Puja Gupta

    New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANSlife) Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt believes switching up your fashion choices can contribute a lot towards sustainable fashion. She advocates passing on of clothes rather than throwing them out as the first step towards the right direction.

The cardi makes a fashionable comeback
  • The cardi makes a fashionable comeback(21:00)
    By Sujata Assomull

    New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANSlife) The latest acquisition to Londons Victoria and Albert Museums Fashion Collection is a patchwork cardigan while it hardly sounds like a collectors piece, the cardigan has become the iconic knitwear piece of 2020.

Mithila Palkar: Thanks to lockdown, was able to get back to Kathak
  • Mithila Palkar: Thanks to lockdown, was able to get back to Kathak(13:16)
    By Siddhi Jain

    New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANSlife) 'Karwaan' actress Mithila Palkar, who is also a trained Kathak dancer, says she is thankful that time in the lockdown allowed her to get back to her dancing, after she had to take a break from it due to work and an irregular schedule.

Early cold spell pushes winter wear sales, trends show
  • Early cold spell pushes winter wear sales, trends show(13:08)
    By Siddhi Jain

    New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANSlife) The sudden drop in temperature in North India has seen buyers make a beeline and stock up on their winter needs. With the early onset of winter and with the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) predicting a colder than usual winter this year, shoppers are stocking up on winter essentials to keep themselves warm and safe.

Art as sanctuary: How painting, sketching eased lockdown stress
  • Art as sanctuary: How painting, sketching eased lockdown stress(13:08)
    By Siddhi Jain

    New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANSlife) With the COVID-induced lockdown requiring most to stay indoors, what flourished was a reconnection to the arts - music, literature, dancing, and even painting and sketching. As the self-isolation period weighed down heavily on the one's mental health, taking to the visual arts has been nothing short of therapeutic for many.

A recreation of Varanasi ghats on Dev Deepavali
  • A recreation of Varanasi ghats on Dev Deepavali(12:58)

    New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANSlife) The creative rendition of the city of Varanasi, or Benaras, on this unique festival falling after Diwali pays tribute and celebrates the Goddess Ganga.

Thanksgiving inspired recipes to get you cooking
  • Thanksgiving inspired recipes to get you cooking(17:52)
    By IANSlife Features

    New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANSlife) The American holiday promotes the idea of being grateful and something Indians love feasting. Chef Mariko Amekodommo, International Culinary Expert from LA, California shares recipes to roast turkey, fresh baked pies and spiced apple cider filling the air.

Dating in 2020: A 5-point guide
  • Dating in 2020: A 5-point guide(11:58)
    By Siddhi Jain

    New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANSlife) Single Indians are now ready to dip their toes back into dating in real life (IRL) as India unlocks. However, how does one do that in the midst of this ongoing pandemic? The pandemic has changed how we communicate with each other but what hasnt changed is the need for making meaningful connections.

An Asian dining delight in Gurugram's new F&B destination
  • An Asian dining delight in Gurugram's new F&B destination(11:54)
    By Siddhi Jain

    New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANSlife) With delectable sushi platters to signature cocktails that leave you wanting more, RYU, a new Asian-themed bar and diner in Gurugram's popular dining destination, is a recommended spot if one is looking to unwind in the outdoor air after months-long lockdown.

78% adults Indians make a conscious effort to build immunity: Survey
  • 78% adults Indians make a conscious effort to build immunity: Survey(11:52)
    By IANSlife

    New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANSlife) The underlying message from COVID-19 was loud and clear, if your immune system is weak or if you are suffering from any lifestyle disease then you are amongst the most vulnerable set. This concern perhaps is the reason for 78 percent of the respondents have consciously made an effort to build their immunity in the last 12 months, said the survey by VLCC.