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Samantha Ruth Prabhu has been journaling with ‘GAG’ method; know more

August 13, 2023 21:40 IST

According to Drisha Dey, consultant psychologist, Kolkata, it is not a one-off activity, but with consistency, journaling using the components of GAG does wire our minds to look for the positive, to think more positively, and to focus on want we want out of life

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Measures to take when wearing contact lenses this season

August 13, 2023 20:30 IST

Contact lenses should be completely avoided if our eyes are feeling dry, itchy, red and irritated, says Dr Neeraj Sanduja, ophthalmologist, and eye surgeon

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Hosting a dinner party this weekend? Here are some decor tips so you can be a better host

August 13, 2023 19:10 IST

Being a host is no easy feat. Though challenging, it can also be fun and a rewarding task.

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Padma Lakshmi shares her go-to advice for young people; draws mixed reactions

August 13, 2023 18:20 IST

While several people in the comment section applauded her opinions, others begged to differ

World Organ Donation Day is celebrated on August 13 every year. (Source: Getty Images/ Thinkstock)

World Organ Donation Day: Debunking the myths around organ donation

August 13, 2023 17:30 IST

There are several myths surrounding organ donation that can create misunderstandings. Here are seven common myths about organ donation, which need to be debunked and their corresponding facts.


Choice of arm for second Covid jab could influence immune response, new research says

August 13, 2023 16:20 IST

The study was performed in 303 never-infected individuals (aged 24-55), of whom 147 received the second Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine dose on the ipsilateral side and 156 on the contralateral side.

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Halle Berry opens up about menopause and ageing: ‘I’m my best self now that I reached 56’

August 13, 2023 15:25 IST

"And I am challenging everything I thought I knew about menopause. Things like: ‘Your life is over.’ ‘You are disposable.’ ‘Society no longer has a place for you.’ ‘You should retire.’ ‘You should pack it up,'” Berry said.

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World Organ Donation Day: Here’s what you need to know before you pledge your organs

August 13, 2023 14:10 IST

Every year, the World Organ Donation Day is celebrated on August 13 to sensitise people of the need to donate organs and save lives. The day is a wonderful chance for everyone to make a decision to donate their priceless organs.

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Kiara Advani to Kareena Kapoor: Fashion hits and misses (Aug 7 to 13)

August 13, 2023 13:20 IST

Find out whose look we liked, and who missed the mark.


Behind the Art: The story behind Delacroix’s ‘Greece on the Ruins of Missolonghi’ and its historical ties to the Greek War of IndependencePremium Story

August 13, 2023 22:30 IST

Behind the Art: In 1826, French Romantic painter Eugène Delacroix's "Greece on the Ruins of Missolonghi" embodied Greece's spirit amid the Greek War of Independence. How did the painting of a young woman amidst ruins symbolise resilience, reflecting art's timeless ability to evoke human emotion and history?

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Sarah Ferguson shares family heirloom she passed down to granddaughter Sienna

August 13, 2023 11:30 IST

The duchess added the little one is now the "controller" of her grandmother and grandfather, Prince Andrew.

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World Organ Donation Day 2023: How and why blood group, antigen compatibility matters for a successful transplant

August 13, 2023 10:20 IST

This World Organ Donation Day, observed every year on August 13, experts tell us about all the factors that need to be considered for a successful match

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Sunday Long Reads: Independence Day special brings ‘My Freedom Story’

August 13, 2023 17:11 IST

Small acts of everyday freedom go a long way in establishing who we are as a people, and who we may want to become as a society and a nation. From a vegetable vendor who built her life up from scratch to a Commonwealth Games silver medallist who gave up higher education for long jump, from a small-town girl finding her feet in a big metropolis to an actor who holds on to his privacy by keeping away the smartphone, ahead of Independence Day, we bring you stories of little acts of defiance, endless notes of possibilities

Perhaps the most famous couple to get back together long after a split is Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez, who initially dated from 2002-04, the year they officially called off their engagement. (Photo: REUTERS/Yara Nardi)

Sometimes the love of your life is an ex

August 12, 2023 21:40 IST

Despite the many reasons getting back with an ex is not recommended, it can be hard to resist. The appeal of returning to a past partner is agonizingly familiar to many, and the reasons vary.

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Kylie Jenner rings in her 26th birthday in black cutout dress

August 12, 2023 20:30 IST

"Thank you for the birthday wishes. Forever grateful," she wrote

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Unusual case of ‘blue legs’ in long Covid patient seen, a Lancet research reports

August 12, 2023 19:25 IST

A minute after standing, his legs began to redden and became increasingly blue over time, with the veins becoming more prominent, the study from the University of Leeds, UK, said

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Beyoncé radiates elegance in designer Gaurav Gupta’s exquisite sari gown

August 12, 2023 18:20 IST

To recall, the singer had previously worn the Infinity crystal bodysuit by the designer, paired with crystal legging boots

The stunning women are seen posing side by side on a runway in "The Greatest of All Time." (Source: Vogue/ Instagram)

World’s first supermodels Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford, and others recreate iconic magazine cover

August 12, 2023 17:30 IST

The supermodels earlier shared the cover with Tatjana Patitz — who passed away in January at the age of 56 — for British Vogue.

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Cardi B shares hair transformation: ‘You need hair products and good care’

August 12, 2023 16:25 IST

The rapper also silenced people who "blame my hair growing hair on genetics"

Actors like Rani Mukerji, Bhumi Pednekar, and Malaika Arora graced the red carpet glammed up, decked in beautiful outfits.

Rani Mukerji, Bhumi Pednekar, Malaika Arora dazzle at 2023 Indian Film Festival of Melbourne

August 12, 2023 15:30 IST

The festival saw an outstanding display of glamour as the film fraternity showcased their stunning looks in full force

SAG-AFTRA actors and Writers Guild of America (WGA) writers walk the picket line during their ongoing strike outside Sunset Bronson studios, near Netflix offices in Los Angeles, California. (Source: REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni)

Celebrity hair, makeup and nail stylists: How the Hollywood strikes have affected glam squads 

August 12, 2023 14:20 IST

Glam squadders find themselves in the same dire straits as those doing dozens of other jobs in the entertainment industry.

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Chhavi Mittal shares health update: ‘Not all days are good’

August 12, 2023 13:30 IST

"I am sharing my experience because life throws curveballs, yet mental resilience is vital," she said


Airport fashion: Saif Ali Khan to Ananya Panday, celebs keep it casual and chic

August 12, 2023 12:30 IST

Here are some of the best airport fashion moments of the week gone by!

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Why does your hair curl in the summer? A chemist explains the science behind hair structure

August 12, 2023 11:25 IST

Hair begins growing under the skin's surface, but it's what happens after it pokes through the skin that determines whether you have a good hair day or a bad one


How much blood loss is normal during periods?

August 12, 2023 10:20 IST

Dr Phani Madhuri, Senior Consultant, Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Apollo Cradle and Children's Hospital, Jayanagar, Bangalore, said there's no need to worry if you're losing more blood than normal in some cycles as there are some factors like polyps, endometrium ovary and hyperthyroidism that affect it.