Home » Archives by category » Life & Style (Page 111)

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s weight gain seems to have become a national issue. Every Bollywood critic has some view of his or her own on the increased weight of Bachchan bahu. To be true her husband, the poor Abhishek Bachchan has been relegated to obscurity when compared to his wife’s weight issue. By the way Abhishek […]

Continue reading …

By Priyanka Sharma New Delhi, (IANS) Lyricist Prasoon Joshi is impressed with the young crop of eager and innovative musicians but he feels that they are in too much of a hurry and that in the race to be in the reckoning they are ignoring traditional music. “The young musicians today are very talented. They […]

Continue reading …

Partial lunar eclipse today will be followed by transit of Venus after two days. Meanwhile solar glasses are in very high demand says Nabila Habib This Tuesday sky watchers will get a rare treat to watch as Venus will slowly cross the face of the sun. This is a rare phenomenon and took place last […]

Continue reading …

Washington, (IANS) The curtain came down on the first annual DC South Asian Film Festival (DCSAFF) with the screening of Dev Anand’s “Hum Dono”, fully restored in colour. Attended by a host of celebrities from the Indian film industry, the June 1-3 festival sponsored by Ceasar Productions kicked off with an exclusive opening night red […]

Continue reading …

Miami face eating attack is being blamed on ‘bath salts’ drug abuse. This is readily available all over the US. Meanwhile zombie apocalypse has become talking point across the US and Canada following similar attacks in many places The poor homeless man in Miami who was described as the ‘happiest homeless man’ by a photographer […]

Continue reading …

A large number of physicians across the country are sending their responses regarding Aamir Khan and his television show Satyamev Jayate. The doctor has titled his letter as “A letter to an Ignorant Perfectionist” Dear Mr. Aamir Khan, I have been trying hard but cannot get over the fact that you can ‘sell’ ignorance with […]

Continue reading …

London, (IANS) The Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee River Pageant concluded Sunday (Video) as a world record-beating 1,000-strong flotilla passed under the Tower Bridge here with hundreds of thousands of people cheering along the Thames. People crowded the Thames river’s shoreline to watch the pageant organised to celebrate the Queen’s 60 years on the throne. […]

Continue reading …

By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, (IANS) Marginalised Muslim craftswomen and weavers in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and in the capital are making an international connection with their work thanks to two projects by the Self-Employed Women’s Association (SEWA), one of the country’s oldest crafts and women’s empowerment organisations. One project, “Ruaab: SEWA Artisans Producer Company”, is […]

Continue reading …

By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi: It has been a tough battle for Faiza Nisar Ali who helped steer the entry of girls into the erstwhile male bastion of the historic Anglo-Arabic School. Fazia and the struggle of many other Muslim women created history when the school admitted girls for the first time in its over […]

Continue reading …

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife are visiting Europe as part of their honeymoon. Reports suggest that  FB CEO was unable to withdraw cash from an ATM in Italy The one thing that one expects from a young newlywed billionaire tycoon on his honeymoon is plenty of extravagant expendirure. But Mark Zuckerberg, the 28-year-old multi-billionaire and […]

Continue reading …

Aamir Khan’s TV talk show Satyamev Jayate’ became vastly popular but is now gathering the ire of the medical community. In the fourth episode Aamir Khan exposed the infanticide of female foetuses and girl children rampant in India. Now the doctors are miffed at Aamir Khan’s accusation of malpractices in his TV talk show and […]

Continue reading …

Kolkata, (IANS) They faced poverty and physical disability but that could not deter these bravehearts from scoring well in this year’s Madhyamik examinations of the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education. Howrah’s Shubh Singh, a student of DMB Boys High School at Bagnan, lost his father when he was a mere toddler. As a result, […]

Continue reading …

Bollywood’s leading actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya are being followed by paparazzi  across Europe. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya are being followed by paparazzi wherever they are going. But so far they didn’t have any luck as far as snapping the photograph of her baby with a clear view of […]

Continue reading …

Lucknow, (IANS) One person was killed late Friday and a dozen others were injured in communal clashes in Uttar Pradesh’s Mathura town, police said. Curfew was clamped following the violence in Kosikalan area, a police officer said. Confirming the death of at least one person, Inspector General of Police (Law and Order) B.P. Singh told […]

Continue reading …