Monday, March 01, 2021

Life Style

Malaika Arora shares her diet, fitness regime

NEW DELHI: Bollywood diva Malaika Arora advises her fans to follow a routine, eat right and work hard to bring balance between their body, mind and soul to the best of your abilities and become the ideal version of your own self.

Amar Chitra Katha comics to be published for young readers

NEW DELHI: Publishing house HarperCollins India and Amar Chitra Katha have announced a new collaboration to publish "a first-time adaptation of popular ACK comics into a narrative format for young children".

Baby Care 101: Guide For New Parents

Every new parent wants the best for their baby. They are willing to do everything to keep their infant healthy and happy. From feeding them on time to dressing them, they want everything to be perfect for their little one. However, all this can be pretty challenging at times, especially when it’s your first child. 

A dedicated Singaporean street food restaurant

NEW DELHI: Known for being a melting pot of Chinese, Malay, Indian and Eurasian cultures, Singapore offers a wide-ranging food scene that is one of the most vibrant in Southeast Asia.

There's always scope to go above and beyond : Imtiaz Ali on B'wood

NEW DELHI: Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali says that the upcoming storytellers want to showcase their stories in new and innovative ways and with the latest technology available.

Eating more refined grains increase CVD, death risk

TORONTO: Consuming a high number of refined grains -- such as croissants and white bread is associated with a higher risk of major cardiovascular disease, stroke and death, a new study suggests.

5 common myths about organic skincare products

NEW DELHI: In today's generation, consumers have become more aware and conscious of harmful chemicals hidden in their skincare products. They have even become skeptical of using skincare that wear the claim of being "organic" and "all natural", often questioning if these claims are just marketing gimmicks or more importantly, if the lack of chemicals may contribute to the skin care not being as efficacious.

Give Your Walls a Trendy Makeover with Stencil Painting

Home Interiors are taken by a new wave in the recent past with many varieties of painting ideas, textured designs, bold color combinations, jazzy furniture, and many more highlight elements. One among them is the stencil painting- a beautiful way of bringing finer elements of our taste into our houses.

Shekhar Suman asks if there is link between SSR, Disha Salian, Sandeep Nahar deaths

MUMBAI: Actor Shekhar Suman on Thursday expressed curiosity over whether there is a link between the deaths of actors Sushant Singh Rajput, his former manager Disha Salian and, mostly recently, the death of actor Sandeep Nahar. Women’s Leadership Awards 2021

Hyderabad :  International Women’s Day is celebrated on 8th March across the world. Hybiz TV, rated among the top 5 Online Business channels in the country considers the day as a special occasion to recognize the achievements of women from all walks of life - of ones who have made a difference to the society.

Coconut Oil: The new hair care favourite across the world

NEW DELHI: Coconut oil may have been the home ground of hair care for us, but it is now the superpower for hair across the west too. We have known this all along, but it is now being endorsed by big celebrities in Hollywood too ' Coconut oil is the ultimate champion towards restoring hair health. The nourishing and moisturizing properties for hair, have made this oils popularity spread across the globe. A study on the Medicinal Benefits of Coconut Oil displays the rich content of Vitamin C and E and the anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties of coconut oil makes it the ace game toward rejuvenating hair and scalp health.

70% OTT users say threats to artists, directors, producers are worrying

NEW DELHI: Seventy per cent OTT users do not approve of threats of intimidation, violence and death issued to artists, directors and producers of movies and shows.

Suniel Shetty: I worry for my kids in the industry in general

NEW DELHI: Actor Suniel Shetty is aware about the continuous discussion around star kids, their lifestyles and involvement of drugs in the film industry. While he is confident that his children actor Athiya Shetty and son Ahan are safe, he does worry about the wrong perception people have around 'star kids.

Does fashion ignore the 40-plus woman?

NEW DELHI: I am 47-years-old and have worked in fashion for over 25 years; earning every smile line on my face and those extra few kilos around my mid area. Unfortunately, the industry I work in writes off every woman over the age of 45. Of course, we all know the reason, it's because fashion sees the youth as the future of the industry, it is where the growth is. But what about the now?

5 Must Have Antiques for the Collector in You

There is a popular belief that art is the motivation, inspiration and creation of creative minds & beliefs. Those who love art, like to enhance their collection of unique, beautiful and stunning items. If you are bundled with love and passion for art, a passionate collector and enjoy collecting antiques, you are at the right spot.

Bigg Boss 14: Can Rakhi Sawant win the show?

MUMBAI: Controversy's favourite child Rakhi Sawant has suddenly emerged a contender for the Bigg Boss 14 crown. The fact defies all convention because Rakhi is actually a contestant of a past season of the show who had entered the house as a challenger. If she wins it would be unprecedented, because no contestant of a previous season has won an ongoing season of the show.

Amber Heard: I don't fit into a category easily

NEW DELHI: Hollywood actress Amber Heard says she does not want to play somebody who fits into a category easily because she does not fit into a category easily.

Nutritionist Lovneet Batra sticks to basics in pandemic times

NEW DELHI: At a time when a multitude of manufacturers are pushing their largely synthetic products as boosting immunity during the pandemic, nutritionist Lovneet is steadfastly sticking to the natural way of doing things, saying traditional wisdom provides the best answer to staying fit.

New mom Anushka Sharma reveals her 'current favourite accessory'

MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma, who has just become a mother, revealed that her baby's burp cloth is her current favourite accessory!Anushka took to Instagram on Sunday to share a picture of herself where she stands in front of a mirror with her daughter Vamika's burp cloth on her shoulder.

Ayushmann Khurrana speaks out about Asthma

NEW DELHI: The third chapter of the #BerokZindagi campaign 'Asthma ke liye inhalers hain sahi' (Use inhalers for Asthma) was launched with Ayushmann Khurana as the face of the campaign. The campaign focuses on the social stigma around asthma, and tries to educate patients about inhalers and their benefits in asthma management.

Kangana calls Rihanna 'porn singer', 'porn star'; trolls post steamy shots of actress

MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut has called international pop sensation Rihanna a porn singer, a porn star, and a Left Wing role model.
However, soon after Kangana tweeted steamy photos of the pop star, bikini-clad pictures of the actress, as well as screen grabs of her intimate scenes from past films, started flooding social media.

Nick Jonas wants to have 'many' kids with Priyanka Chopra

LOS ANGELES:American pop star Nick Jonas said he plans to have a big family with his wife, actress Priyanka Chopra. He also describes Priyanka as the most important piece of the puzzle in his life.

Kareena Kapoor supports yoga during pregnancy

MUMBAI: Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan shared a post on her social media endorsing yoga during pregnancy. The actor, who is expecting her second child with actor husband Saif Ali Khan, shared a picture doing yoga in the post.

Shilpa Shetty: Don't blindly believe all that you see on social media

MUMBAI: Actress Shilpa Shetty feels we rarely share stories of struggles openly with the world, and says one should not blindly believe things on social media.

Juhi Chawla: What has happened to the air in Mumbai?

MUMBAI: The Covid-19 induced lockdown wasn't so bad after all, feels Juhi Chawla, because it gave us the blessing of breathing low-pollution and fresh air for a few months. Juhi expressed her opinion in a tweet on Tuesday while expressing concern over the worsening air quality of the city.

Prada' singer Shreya Sharma on nepotism in music industry

NEW DELHI: Singer Shreya Sharma, who gained instant popularity singing the pop hit Prada with The Doorbeen band, has opened up about nepotism in the music industry. She says people with contacts have easier access to opportunities in the industry.

NCB searches for Sushant's friend for questioning in drugs case

MUMBAI: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Friday carried out searches to look for late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's friend who had skipped the agency's summons for questioning a day earlier in a drugs-related case, officials said.

Sonu Sood on BMC complaint: Will appeal in Bombay High Court

MUMBAI: Actor Sonu Sood on Thursday asserted that there are no irregularities in the sustainability of his Juhu residential complex. Reacting to the police complaint filed by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for converting his six-storied residential building into a hotel without due permission, Sonu said he would appeal in Bombay High Court against the move.

Exclusive: 19th edition of the Kingfisher Calendar 2021

NEW DELHI: The year 2021 is here and so is Kingfisher's glamorous property -- the illustrious Kingfisher Calendar. Shot in the picturesque emerald and deep backwaters of Kerala, this year's calendar is a tapestry of serenity and beauty, with high glamour.

Sonu Sood: 2020 taught us to keep families closer than before

NEW DELHI: Actor and humanitarian Sonu Sood says that 2020 has been a tough year, and was like a reality check for us. Sood, who authored the book 'I Am No Messiah', says that it taught us to put others before us and to keep out families closer to us than ever.

Kangana opposes Kamal Haasan's idea to make household work a paid job

MUMBAI: Actress Kangana Ranaut on Tuesday opposed the proposal given by actor-politician Kamal Haasan to recognise household work as a salaried profession. The actress said this will be like reducing a home owner to an employee and trying to pay God for his creation.

Of visualising memory and culture

NEW DELHI: An upcoming exhibition at Ishara Art Foundation titled 'Growing Like A Tree' curated by Sohrab Hura, looks at regional histories of image-making through a visual and sonic excavation of place, memory and culture.

Bond girl' Tanya Roberts no more

LOS ANGELES: Actress Tanya Roberts, best known for playing the Bond girl in the 1985 film A View To A Kill, is no more. She was 65.
The actress collapsed while walking her dogs on December 24, and was admitted to a hospital here. She died on Sunday, her friend and representative Mike Pingel told The Hollywood Reporter. No cause of death has been given.

Kajol: We need to live on our own terms

MUMBAI:Actress Kajol feels we all need to embrace imperfections and live on our own terms, and that is what her digital debut film Tribhanga: Tedhi Medhi Crazy is all about.

Shilpa Shetty's yoga tips to get back to grind after festive season

MUMBAI: The Christmas and New Year vacation period is over, and actress Shilpa Shetty on Monday suggested a few yoga moves that can help one get back to the daily grind after the festive season.

AR Rahman's mother passes away

CHENNAI: Kareema Begum, mother of Oscar winning composer AR Rahman, passed away in the city due to age related ailments. Mourning her demise, Rahman, posted a photo of her on his verified Twitter account on Monday afternoon.

Big B shares philosophy on friendship and life

MUMBAI: Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan began the last week of the year on a philosophical note. On Monday, Big B tweeted from his verified account reminding us of the value of old friends in our life.

Shilpa Shetty suggests yoga for self-confidence and fearlessness

MUMBAI: Actress Shilpa Shetty on Monday shared yoga lessons for her fans that will boost self-confidence and fearlessness, apart from health benefits.Shilpa shared a video on Twitter where she can be seen performing EkaPada Dhanurasana and Dhanurasana.

Big B remembers mother Teji Bachchan on her death anniversary

MUMBAI: Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan has remembered his mother Teji Bachchan on her death anniversary, saying the moments of her passing will always remain engraved in his mind.

Arjun Rampal seeks week's time after being summoned by NCB

MUMBAI: Actor Arjun Rampal, who was summoned by the Narcotics Control Bureau for an appearance on Wednesday, has sought a week's time before he appears before the agency in Mumbai, official sources informed.