Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Life Style

When Sajid's wife donated kidney to Wajid

MUMBAI: Singer-composer Sajid Khan's wife Lubna had donated a kidney to his late brother Wajid Khan.
The family shared the incident on the music reality show "Indian Pro Music League", during a special episode dedicated to Wajid, who passed away last year.

Shilpa Shetty urges fans to 'act on their goals'

MUMBAI: Actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra took to Instagram to dole out a motivational message for her fans.She posted a picture doing a Yoga Asana and tagged it as #ShilpaKaMantra. The picture had this text: "The price of discipline is always less than the pain of regret."

Kim Kardashian: 'Life's a beach'

LOS ANGLES: Reality TV personality Kim Kardashian raised the temperature by posting a picture dressed in a stunning bikini.

Tom Holland was 'massively scared' for 'Cherry'

LOS ANGELES: Actor Tom Holland admits being scared while taking on his role in the new crime drama "Cherry". The film casts him as a soldier-turned-bank robber who suffers from PTSD, and the "Spider-Man" star says he was not sure if he could do justice to the role.

Sara Khan: If you are mentally fit, good health follows

MUMBAI: Actress Sara Khan has been taking special care of her health during the pandemic. She realises that besides physical health, mental health is an area of immense importance during such stressful times.

10 Reasons Why Insulated Lunch boxes Are Great for You and the Environment

No matter what your age or profession is, be it summer or winter, you can always make good use of an insulated lunchbox. You’ll need a Lunchbox if you’re a school goer, have a 9-5 job, going for a short hike, arranging a picnic, going out for a football match and you don’t quite the hotdogs they sell at the stalls, an evergreen adventurer, or simply looking for something amazing and useful to gift to your friend, family or colleague. Students, Professionals, sports fans and outdoor enthusiasts all have one thing in common: love for fresh and steaming hot packed lunches.

Specially formulated food to bridge nutrition gaps

NEW DELHI: Malnutrition and HIV/AIDs are known to complement each other. Malnutrition compromises the immune system and reduces the capacity of the body to fight HIV infection. Specially formulated nutrition could go a long way in improving quality of life and better survival in HIV-infected patients, says an association of food manufacturers.

Mindful eating in times of work from home

NEW DELHI: Amongst the zillion other things that this pandemic has changed in our lives, it has changed the way we eat. This means different things for different people.

Pandemic stress, boredom linked to increased smoking

NEW YORK: A US-based survey has revealed that stress, increased free time and feelings of boredom may have contributed to an increase in the number of cigarettes smoked per day during the early months of the Covid-19 pandemic.

International Transgender Day of Visibility: 8 powerful stories in imagery

NEW DELHI: "You never know how strong you are till being strong becomes the only choice," echoes Razia who is a transgender.

Self-love is numero uno: Katrina Kaif

NEW DELHI: Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif says 'self-love is numero uno' and urges every woman to be fiercely independent and voice her opinions.

A cup of common cold

Meetings and greetings are a part of society. Nobody can stay without this couple of nature. And as a human being I'm keen to indulge myself in society by making new friends. But its not a cup of tea for me to be an extroverted.

Indo-British RJ to raise funds for charity in 36-hours marathon show

NEW DELHI: Popular Indo-British radio jockey and actor Anushka Arora is all set to broadcast live for 36 hours in a dedicated bid to raise financial support and awareness for UK-based organisation Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) across the British-Asian community on Sunrise Radio. The on-air marathon will begin in the morning of March 26.

Welcome Spring with 5 small changes in your interior

NEW DELHI: We are easing into some lifestyle changes which incorporates shedding of winter coats, soaking within the sun and much-needed vacations! Upgrading your home with the aroma of seasonal transition, brighter hues and lots more to welcome Spring.

Sara Ali Khan to launch Manish Malhotra's latest collection

NEW DELHI: Ace Bollywood designer Manish Malhotra is all set to showcase his latest collection, 'Nooraniyat' with his muse Sara Ali Khan in a range of new-age bling, dynamic and wayward selection of bridal assortment this season.

Yoga asanas to help get rid of acidity and bloating

NEW DELHI: Heavily processed, oily and junk food cause problems like acidity, bloating, and gas. They cause excess production of acid in the stomach by the gastric glands. The over secretion of this acid leads to a sensation of burning in the stomach, causes stomach aches, constipation and even loss of appetite in some cases.

Interiors from a virus-free and pollution-free vantage

NEW DELHI: Among the numerous challenges that businesses and organisations are facing in the post-Covid-19 world, the challenge of protecting employees and customers is the supreme concern, says Ravi Kaushik, CEO at AiRTH which is currently focusing on removal of microbial contaminants from the air to safeguard people against airborne disease transmission.

Daily exercise may boost better health in kidney patients

TAIPEI: Optimal amount of physical activity in patients with kidney disease may boost better health, says a new study.

Risk of heart disease is increasing in women

NEW DELHI: Generally, it is believed that women whose estrogen hormone levels decrease after menopause are at increased risk of coronary heart disease, but due to the changes in lifestyle in recent times, cases of heart disease in women are increasing rapidly, says Ravindra Singh Rao, senior intervention cardiologist and structural heart disease expert, Jaipur.

Women's Day Celebrations at ITC Maurya!

NEW DELHI: ITC Maurya is all set to celebrate the spirit of women with specially curated activities for ladies. From exciting offers on restaurants, to laundry and salon services, experience an array of delightful Women's Day celebrations.

Saluting all women

NEW DELHI: In celebration of International Women's Day, DLF Promenade, salutes all women with the launch of its latest campaign. Titled #NotJustAnotHER wishes to celebrate every woman out there and cherish her inspiring story. The brand aims to create a safe platform wherein stories of courage and determination are told and shared.

5 healthy Ingredients to help channel your inner Boss Lady

NEW DELHI: Women have always been the epicenter of our family lives, and are now budding into entrepreneurs, impactful team players and opinion leaders that shape the society and walk towards a brighter future. As women grow in their roles daily and challenge the barriers with their modern-day approach, it is of utmost importance to keep our health on track and adapt to a healthier and fitter lifestyle to manage the best of both worlds.

Gauahar Khan's father passes away

MUMBAI: Actress Gauahar Khan took to Instagram to share the news of her father, Zafar Ahmed Khan, passing away. She posted an instagram story to state that the "funeral is aftr Zohar Namaz".

Clinical studies find mustard oil may be best for your heart: Experts

NEW DELHI:If you want to achieve good health amid the pandemic, choosing the right oil should be the foremost step as Covid-19 is an inflammatory disease and we should, therefore, focus more on anti-inflammatory diets and the right cooking oil, top health experts have said.

Ecotourism in Saudi Arabia on the rise

NEW DELHI: While Saudi Arabia has been known for its oil in the past, the kingdom is launching a variety of ecotourism efforts for its future. Enter Vision 2030, an ambitious plan to decrease the kingdom's oil dependence in part by increasing tourism to account for 10 per cent of Saudi Arabia's gross domestic product by 2030, up from 3 per cent today.

Meditation for happiness, peace goes up as one ages: Survey

NEW DELHI: What makes Indians meditate? According to a recent survey by meditation and mindfulness app ThinkRight.me, it is the pursuit of happiness, peace, and personal growth that keeps most Indians going in the meditatation sphere.

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.

Hybiz.tv 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?