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Let the reason be love...

Published on 29-Apr-2016
 Did she hit the nail on the head? Dogs are perhaps the only animals that do not have to do a thing to receive our attention.

BRING IT BACK Everybody wants it; nobody can have enough of it. Yet, in contemporary times...

The deadline comes knocking

Published on 29-Apr-2016
And that's the beautiful thing about deadlines - they are there to be met. Earlier this year, we were working against time towards a project deadline.

TO BE DONE Too busy to take your child out to his favourite movie? You can decide on deadlines...

Darker the better

Published on 29-Apr-2016
Chocolate gives us immediate sensory pleasure from the taste on our tongues, and within 15 minutes sugar is converted to blood glucose that gives us an energy burst.

Indulge WITHOUT GUILT From soothing a bad mood to reducing blood pressure, chocolate has...

Wellbeing-Period problems

Published on 29-Apr-2016
In the female body, lower pelvis or the seat of apana vata is responsible for the elimination of menstrual blood, stool, urine and reproductive fluids.

For many women, the medical condition called amenorrhoea can be really worrisome. It is basically...

VITAL SIGNS-Loneliness bad for your heart

Published on 29-Apr-2016
The studies included data from 181,006 men and women 18 and older. There were 4,628 coronary events and 3,002 strokes in follow-up periods ranging from 3 to 21 years.

Loneliness may make you sick. Researchers, writing in the journal Heart, pooled data from 23...

Time to slow down

Published on 29-Apr-2016
In fact, you should expand your health beyond exercise, diet and medicine. Hitch it to freezing time as you lose yourself in the grandeur of music, the magnificence of a landscape, the rich prosody and poetry of words of masters.

GET ELEVATED When we change our priorities and actively engage with beauty, an innate sense...

True or false?-Living near greenery, living longer

Published on 29-Apr-2016
Compared with those living in the lowest one-fifth for greenness in the 250-square-metre area surrounding their homes, those living in the highest one-fifth had a mortality rate that was 12% lower. The study is in Environmental Health Perspectives.

Researchers monitored 108,630 women who completed biannual questionnaires on their health and...

Structural defects

Published on 29-Apr-2016
The heart has valves, arteries and chambers that carry the blood in a circulatory pattern: body-heart-lungs-heart-body.

AT the source It is estimated that 2 lakh children are born every year with congenital heart disease...

Food fix

Published on 29-Apr-2016
Raid that refrigerator for some fresh veggies and you are good to go.

Summer is beating down harshly upon us. Marked with rising temperatures and intense heat...

Bringing together the best of both worlds

Published on 29-Apr-2016
The need of the hour is to have fashion houses partner with the artisans and craftsmen and help sustain their longstanding work.

DESI TOUCH In a chat with Surekha Kadapa-Bose, fashion designer Anita Dongre spills the beans...

Photo Gallery
Women voters wait in a queue to cast their votes at a polling station during the final phase of...

Women voters wait in a queue to cast their votes at a polling station during the final phase of...

Royal Challengers Bangalore players Chris Gayle, Travis Head and Stuart Binny are seen with a fan...

Royal Challengers Bangalore players Chris Gayle, Travis Head and Stuart Binny are seen with a fan...

Boys jump into a step well, built inside the shrine of Sufi Saint Nizamuddin Auliya, to cool off...

Boys jump into a step well, built inside the shrine of Sufi Saint Nizamuddin Auliya, to cool off...

A woman collects drinking water after climbing down a dried up well at Bhakrecha Pada in Thane...

A woman collects drinking water after climbing down a dried up well at Bhakrecha Pada in Thane...

A man offers water to a Peacock at a Zoo in Surat on Thursday...

A man offers water to a Peacock at a Zoo in Surat on Thursday...

Parineeti Chopra and Kunal Kapoor during a promotional event in New Delhi on Thursday...

Parineeti Chopra and Kunal Kapoor during a promotional event in New Delhi on Thursday...

Russian Air Force Su-25 jets fly over Moscow's Kremlin during a general rehearsal for the Victory...

Russian Air Force Su-25 jets fly over Moscow's Kremlin during a general rehearsal for the Victory...

Kashmiri Muslim women react upon seeing a relic believed to be hair from the beard of Prophet...

Kashmiri Muslim women react upon seeing a relic believed to be hair from the beard of Prophet...

Holocaust survivor Robert Tomashof and his daughter Rutti Tomashof light a torch during the...

Holocaust survivor Robert Tomashof and his daughter Rutti Tomashof light a torch during the...

A man prepares food inside a community kitchen at a Hindu temple on the banks of the river Ganga...

A man prepares food inside a community kitchen at a Hindu temple on the banks of the river Ganga...