Unexplored destinations that need to be visited this season

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 15:22

New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Planning a vacation this season? Try enexplored reagions in the country like Dindi, a lazy village nestled on the intersection between the mighty Godavari River and the Bay of Bengal and Anaikatti, a green haven in the lap of the Nilgiris, says an expert.


Don't be strict with kids to let them shine in career

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 14:28

Tokyo, June 18 (IANS) Adults who received attention and care from their parents in their childhood are likely to have higher income, academic success as well as higher levels of happiness, finds a new study.


Just two sex partners before marriage ups divorce risk

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 13:50

New York, June 18 (IANS) When it comes to sex before marriage, having more partners is actually better than flings with just a couple. A new study has found that women with three to nine partners are less likely to divorce than women with just two partners.


Shaam-e-Sher: Reinvigorating Urdu among youth

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 12:18

New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) In today's digital era where technology has almost swamped art in all its forms, has Urdu literature once famous for poetry -- especially the verse forms of the ghazal and nazm -- lost its charm too?


No sayonara for Japanese kimono as it gets a modern makeover

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 20:00

Tokyo, June 17 (IANS) Young designers in Japan are infusing fresh life into the kimono, Japan's traditional dress, and transforming it into clothing items and accessories -- including scarves, light coats, parasols and purses -- more in tune with a 21st century lifestyle.


Nine Chinese cities to host Yoga Day celebrations

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 17:36

Shanghai, June 17 (IANS) Nine cities in eastern China are to host the 2nd International Day of Yoga (IDY) celebrations from June 18-26 June, with the theme "9 Cities, 9 Days bringing 9,000 Chinese Yoga lovers closer to India".


Make your father feel special with off-beat gifts

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 17:20

New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Wondering what to gift your old man this Father's Day? Move out of cliché gifts and surprise him with some cool gadgets to make the day a memorable one.


MP ministers to attend World Yoga Day

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 16:20

Bhopal, June 17 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh cabinet ministers will attend programmes on the occasion of World Yoga Day on June 21 in various districts.


French brand Marie Claire forays into Indian market

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 14:18

New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) French fashion brand Marie Claire is foraying into the Indian market, and will soon launch a prêt collection aimed at the 20 to 40 years old women.


Citizen journalism opens door to cyber bullying: Study

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 11:44

London, June 17 (IANS) Citizen journalism, often seen as a more democratic form of journalism where the public contributes to the reporting, analysis and dissemination of news, sometimes leads to outright cyber bullying, warns a study.


Find culinary extravaganza in 'lost recipes of the royals of India'

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 11:36

New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Embark on a culinary journey packed with authentic royal flavours and feel like a king as you immerse yourself in the 'Lost Recipes of the Royals of India' while sitting at Varq in the country's 'power' capital.


IndiaMART launches digital campaign for Father's Day

Thu, 06/16/2016 - 19:02

New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Online marketplace IndiaMART along with creative design agency Bang in the Middle have come together to celebrate Father's Day with an exclusive digital campaign "#CarryTheLegacy".