New Delhi, March 24 Actress Kalki Koechlin says she has witnessed several changes in the film indusrty after the #MeToo campaign against sexual harassment at workplace gained traction in India. “I think there’s more awareness. I have received code of conduct drafts before doing a play. I have learnt about actors agreeing on touch before Read more..
New Delhi, March 24 Veteran designer Rina Dhaka will open the eleventh edition of the India Runway Week here, the Indian Federation for Fashion Development has announced. Dhaka’s show will open the gala on March 29. “I am humbled and honoured to partner with India Runway Week. I have always respected the platform’s commitment to Read more..
by Melody Wilding, Any creative person knows that pursuing meaningful work also means climbing aboard an emotional rollercoaster. One moment, you’re on top of the world, stepping out onto a stage, or hitting “publish” on a post. Then a disappointing email or a critical comment about your work sends you plunging into despair. As a Read more..
Chennai, March 20 In a tragic incident, the head of a baby that had died in its mother’s womb got separated during delivery at the primary health centre in Koovathur village in the Kancheepurm district, officials said on Wednesday. According to officials of the Directorate of Public Health, the baby had died in the womb. Read more..
New Delhi, March 20 As many as one billion people in India live in areas of physical water scarcity, of which 600 million are in areas of high to extreme water stress, according to a new report. Globally, close to four billion people live in water-scarce areas, where, for at least part of the year, Read more..
New Delhi, March 20 The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will soon start the auction of 173 paintings and 11 vehicles of fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi after it obtained permission from a special court in Mumbai on Wednesday. The development comes after Nirav Modi was arrested in London’s Holborn on Tuesday afternoon in connection with Rs 13,500 Read more..
New York, March 19 Paris, Singapore and Hong Kong are most expensive cities in the world while Delhi, Chennai and Bengaluru are among the cheapest places to live, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit’s 2019 Worldwide Cost of Living Survey. The three top cities are tied at the top spot, CNN quoted the annual survey Read more..
New York, March 19 While statins prevent risk of death due to heart disease, a new study finds only about six per cent patients adhere to the medication, which may increase their risk of major cardiovascular event. According to findings, patients who took statins as prescribed at least 80 per cent of the time reduced Read more..
London, March 20 Ranked as the fourth most common cause of human illness, skin diseases increasing with age are more frequent in elderly men than in women, say researchers. The study, published in the Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, showed that skin diseases are more prevalent than thought earlier, but many Read more..
New York, March 20 Love to drink your tea piping hot? Beware, it could raise the risk of esophageal cancer, finds a study. The study showed that risk of esophageal cancer more than doubled among those who regularly drank tea at 75 degrees Celsius However, waiting for at least four minutes before drinking a cup Read more..
Sydney, March 20 Eating fish oil, rich in omega 3 fatty acids, can help reduce the risk of asthma by nearly 70 per cent, finds a study. Fish oil is known to be rich in polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) or n-3 and contains omega fatty acids 3 and 6, which play a central role in Read more..
New Delhi, March 16 It was all about women for designer Namrata Joshipura, who showcased her autumn/winter line titled ‘Blend Out’ at the ongoing Lotus Make-Up India Fashion Week here. With over 20 exuberant ensembles, Joshipura presented a ravishing range of gowns, jumpsuits and pantsuits in shades greys, black, blues, greens and reds. Talking about Read more..