Month: April 2021

Miss Universe contestant in Israel has Covid-19

Organisers of next month’s Miss Universe pageant say one of the contestants has tested positive for COVID-19. It was not immediately clear if she had tested positive for the newly detected omicron variant. Israeli authorities have said they will go ahead with holding the pageant in the southern city of Eilat in December despite the […]

Mira Kapoor relishes ‘legendary masala bread’; can you guess the chef?

There is nothing that matches the taste homecooked food. And Mira Kapoor agrees, too. Mira, who loves to share snippets from her daily life, recently gave a peek at a special dish prepared by her mother. “Mom’s legendary masala bread”, she wrote, as she shared a picture of the dish prepared by her mother, Bela […]

From night sweats to hot flashes, this easy pranayama will ease menopause symptoms

Menopause, a natural process that usually begins at the average age of 50 years, is accompanied by symptoms like hot flashes and night sweats. They may seem harmless, but they can disrupt daily activities like sleep. While there are medications to manage the same, one can also try certain breathing techniques for relief. So here’s […]

Priyanka Chopra pulls out all the stops with her bold look at The Fashion Awards 2021

The Royal Albert Hall in London laid out the red carpet for fashion’s who’s who on the occasion of The Fashion Awards 2021. The event celebrated some of fashion’s greatest moguls, creatives, designers and was joined by a star studded guest list. In attendance were Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Nick Jonas who cut an adorable […]

White House holiday décor honors Covid-19 frontline workers

Holiday decorations unveiled Monday for Joe and Jill Biden’s first White House Christmas honor frontline workers who persevered during the COVID-19 pandemic. Nurses, doctors, teachers, grocery store workers and others are recognized in this year’s gigantic Gingerbread White House, which was made into a 350-pound (158.76 kilograms) gingerbread village with the addition of a school […]

Are non-smokers also at risk for lung cancer? A pulmonologist elucidates

Cigarette smoking has long been known to be one of the primary causes for lung cancer, but experts say that it is not the only one. Rising pollution, bad air quality and many other factors could be possible reasons for a lung cancer diagnosis, highlighting the fact that non-smokers may be an an equal risk. […]

Women much more than their looks: Activists hit out at Shashi Tharoor’s tweet

Activists hit out at Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Monday for allegedly “objectifying” women after he posted a picture with six women MPs and a caption that the Lok Sabha is an “attractive place” to work, saying it is high-time politicians realise that women are much more their looks. Akancha Srivastava, the founder of Akancha […]

Virgil Abloh passes away at 41: A look at the fashion designer’s creative journey

Virgil Abloh, the artistic director for Louis Vuitton menswear and founder of the label Off-White, has passed way of cancer at the age of 41. The news of his death has sent a shockwave across the fashion world with celebrities and fans grieving the loss. The renowned designer had collaborated with numerous celebrities over the […]

Merriam-Webster chooses ‘vaccine’ as the 2021 word of the year

With an expanded definition to reflect the times, Merriam-Webster has declared an omnipresent truth as its 2021 word of the year: vaccine. “This was a word that was extremely high in our data every single day in 2021,” Peter Sokolowski, Merriam-Webster’s editor-at-large, told The Associated Press ahead of Monday’s announcement. “It really represents two different […]

Nora Fatehi’s black skirt and blouse set is a bohemian fashion dream

Nora Fatehi’s style has often been the talk of the town. The Kusu Kusu star regularly experiments with her fashion, and has also long been a muse for designer duo Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla, looking ethereal and radiant in each of their designs. Their official Instagram page recently shared a picture of Nora in yet […]