Sari: The six-yard fabric goes the whole nine yards

November 3, 2013

This traditional Indian attire, which has also become a hit internationally with celebrities such as Oprah Winfrey and Naomi Campbell draping it, is giving the little black dress a run for money
Two days after the Indian sari store Kala Niketan opened its first international store in Dubai, I sat gloating about the three saris I had acquired — two from the said store and a blood-red chiffon number with chikankari which I’d coerced a colleague to buy for me on her recent visit to Lucknow — to a colleague when he queried: “How many saris can one really have?” Read more

Test Posting

September 11, 2013

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Test Posting

September 11, 2013

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58% of online daters lie on their profile!

September 10, 2013

MTV’s Catfish has encouraged a lot of studies into the online dating scene, especially into the lies we tell to get people to talk to us! Voucher Codes Pro investigated and found that 58% of online daters had lied about themselves to impress a prospective partner. The most told lies about their age, job type and children. Catfish looks at how sometimes these lies can lead to people Read more

Natalie Portman Swears By Gyrotonics Workout

September 10, 2013

Natalie Portman says a combination of gyrotonics and running around after her young son helps keep her fit.
Natalie Portman does gyrotonics to keep fit. The 32-year-old actress maintains her slim figure through a combination of jogging and gyrotonics – an exercise which combines elements of Pilates, Yoga, Tai-chi, and swimming – as well as running after her two-year-old son Aleph. She said: “I try to exercise. I jog and I do gyrotonics which is sort of like Pilates and is very good for the spine, Read more

Fish oil may ward off alcohol-related dementia

September 10, 2013

Scientists have found that omega-3 fish oil may help protect against alcohol-related dementia. Previous studies have shown that long-term alcohol abuse increases the risk of dementia.
Now, a study by Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine found that in the brain cells of rats exposed to high levels of alcohol, a fish oil compound protected Read more