• Handy tips to enjoy adventure sports

    New Delhi: From riding a wave to jumping off a cliff, the thrill that an adventure sport gives you is unmatched. However, when you attempt an extreme sport like cliff jumping and base jumping, you put your life at risk. Be mentally prepared and listen to instructions carefully to be safe, say expert...

  • Ajwaini Kaju Dhokla

    A delicacy of Gujarat, dhokla has been one of my favourites since childhood. I prepared dhokla for the first time when I was in school. I still remember my neighbour and friend Dolly taking the risk of tasting it. Her satisfied face (after having the dhokla, of course) encouraged me to try this reci...

  • I've already lived four avatars: 'Jingle King' Lesle Lewis

    By Natalia Ningthoujam New Delhi: He is the man credited with jingles of brands like Thums Up, Frooti and Amul, who gave KK his "Pal" and Asha Bhosle a peppy version of "Janam samjha karo". Lesle Lewis, popular as a member of the Colonial Cousins band, says after serving as a composer for long, he ...

  • Australian population aging, more diverse, less religious: Study

    Canberra: The Australian population is aging, more ethnically diverse and less religious than in the past, according to the 2016 national census released on Tuesday. About 95.1 per cent of the Australian population responded to the census, which is carried out every five years, Efe news quoted the A...

  • Make Avola almond your dietary supplement

    London: From its superfood properties to its sustainability, Avola almond can help in filling the lost protein and fiber in your body to the fitter you. Avola almonds are bigger in size from the normal variety and are usually used in pastries.Femalefirst.co.uk listed down the benefits of Avola almon...

  • Rethink if you wait for cheat day

    Los Angeles: Cheat days are very tempting but there are many reasons that they might not be such a good idea. Eating clean comes with its difficulties, particularly when you're trying to fight against those unwanted sugar cravings. It's even more of a challenge not to eat everything and anything cal...

  • Is your gemstone jewellery genuine?

    New Delhi: You can be duped easily when you're buying gemstones. Be aware of check points before making the purchase, say experts.Rajesh Tulsiani, Director at Dwarkadas Chandumal Jewellers and Ageerika Hari, jewellery designer at Vaitaanika, have listed out tips to consider while buying gemstone jew...

  • 'Good' fat diet may reduce bowel disease symptom

    New York: A "good" high fat diet may lead to specific changes in gut bacteria that could fight harmful inflammation and reduce symptoms of Crohn's disease, a chronic inflammatory bowel disorder, says a new study.Crohn's disease causes debilitating intestinal swelling, cramping and diarrhoea.In the n...

  • Eco-friendly fashion: India should capitalise on booming global market

    By NiveditaNew Delhi: Designer Nandita Mahtani says sustainable and eco-friendly fashion is a booming market worldwide and India as a country can contribute to that segment in a big way."A huge booming market worldwide is sustainable and eco-friendly fashion, which I feel is something India can cont...

  • Make your noodles look, taste more interesting

    New Delhi: A simple bowl or plate of noodles can be had in interesting and fun ways. To make them taste better, there are a lot of options like adding lemon zest, blended tomato or nuts, suggest experts.Sid Mathur, creator and key advisor for Wai Wai City (quick service restaurant noodle bar) and Ch...

  • Why new pop music artists have become hot properties

    By Anand VenkitachalamNew Delhi: In the contemporary sense, pop music is basically chart-friendly stuff. No wonder that singers like Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez remain on top of the charts, have a huge fan following and rake in the moolah like never before.But does having a large fan base mean th...

  • Exercise, good diet could help prevent osteoarthritis

    London: Lifestyle changes such as improved diet, increased physical activity and weight loss may help prevent osteoarthritis, a common form of arthritis.Osteoarthritis disproportionately affects post-menopausal women who are more pre-disposed to the condition because of biology, genetics and hormone...