Mrinal Barkataky

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Mumbai's Deco Dreams – 2000 years of architecture in India's mega-metropolis

Picture the scene: tropical sunshine, swaying palm trees, lapping waves. And row after row of elegantly geometric Art Deco apartments. It would be easy to imagine yourself transported to Miami or South Beach, but this is India, more specifically Mumbai, home to the largest collection of Art Deco …

India

17 Simple Things Successful Executives Do Every Day, No Matter What

The things you repeatedly do define your quality of life.<p>Whether it's your physical condition, emotional outlook or level of productivity, the things you repeatedly do every day define your quality of life. Here are the daily habits several executives credit for the success they have achieved in …

23 Snacks That Burn Fat

What you eat between meals matters more than you think. These choices boost metabolism and help you lose weight fast.

Healthy Eating

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How should you sleep if you have lower back pain?

Lower back pain not only affects a person's daily life but can also disturb their sleep. Furthermore, poor bed posture can worsen or even cause …

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11 Popular Places to Visit in Jaisalmer

The magical golden sandstone city of Jaisalmer, situated in Rajasthan's Thar desert, conjures up images of an Arabian Nights fable. Be inspired by …

Travel

The Magnetic Field Is Shifting. The Poles May Flip. This Could Get Bad.

The shield that protects the Earth from solar radiation is under attack from within. We can’t prevent it, but we ought to prepare.<p>One day in 1905, …

Magnetism

How To Transform Your Life, Just By Breathing

Everything you need to know about breathwork<p>You’re probably pretty used to taking a deep breath whenever you’re feeling stressed out or overwhelmed, so it should make intuitive sense that there's an entire practice behind using the breath to calm our minds and ease anxiety, amongst a whole slew of …

Charging Your Phone Overnight: Battery Myths Debunked

Is it bad—or even dangerous—to leave a smartphone plugged in as you sleep? The answer is complicated, as are many things regarding batteries.<p>PCMag …

10 Ways to Burn Hundreds of Extra Calories This Week

In order to lose weight, you need to burn calories. Getting in exercise is essential, but if you follow these tips, your body will burn even more calories.<p>1. Move in the Morning<p>Here's a little motivation for you: research has shown that morning exercisers tend to work out harder and longer than …

Try this morning yoga sequence and feel strong all day long

<i>Each week of Well+Good’s ReNew Year Challenge focuses on a different theme. Every Monday, Lauren Ash, founder of Black Girl in Om, will give you a</i> …

Yoga

You can stay alert without drinking caffeine — try these science-based tricks the next time you feel tired

That's probably why countless people reach for an afternoon cup of coffee, tea, or — god forbid — tiny bottles filled with foul-tasting herbs and a megadose of caffeine.<p>But there are plenty of science-backed ways to stay alert using just your mind, body, and surroundings. And some of them are …

Your Trip to Mumbai: The Complete Guide

Mumbai, officially named Bombay until 1995, is the financial capital of India and the home of India's Bollywood film industry. Also called India's …

India

Giorgio Locatelli: Why Rome is the most inspiring place you'll ever visit

<b>Giorgio Locatelli, the Italian TV chef, reveals where to have the best food in the world, why it's good to fast, and the one item he can't go anywhere without.</b><p>I don't like being on my own<p>...when I’m travelling for pleasure; I need a companion. I’m on a plane about once a month and I aim to get as …

Linkkle is a super simple tool for all your social media links

Decisions, decisions. Do you link to your Instagram profile on your Twitter feed or your Facebook page? Or maybe you want to showcase your Github, LinkedIn and Pinterest pages but there’s only one URL field which means you have to choose.<p>Linkkle is a newly launched, free to use tool that aims to …

7 Worthwhile Uses For Your Old Phone or Tablet

No need for it to be sitting useless in a drawer.<p>When it's time to upgrade to a new phone or tablet, the question comes up: What do you do with the old one?<p>You've got a few options to pick from. You could pass it on to a friend or family member, if you're feeling generous, or you could take …

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6 Ways To Help Your Child Learn To Share

This essential social skill can bring happiness to your little one.<p>Roberto Westbrook via Getty Images<p>Learning to share is an important social skill …

Beyond Sex Ed: How To Talk To Teens About Love

Love — or infatuation, at least — is part of school, whether we want it to be or not. It's often school that gives us our first crush, our first dance-induced cold sweat, and that first bitter taste of heartbreak.<p>And so, on this Valentine's Day we ask: Should educators and parents be talking about …

Relationships

Have more sex, eat garlic and don't sleep too much: the new rules for heart health

Heart disease remains the UK’s biggest killer, but there is much to be optimistic about: deaths are plummeting as we get better at preventing, diagnosing and treating the problem. Heart attacks have fallen by 40 per cent since the introduction of the smoking ban in 2007, according to a major review …

3 Productivity Tricks to Save You From Procrastination

You can start by first recognizing that you actually are procrastinating.<p>Procrastination. We've all suffered from it in one form or another. It basically happens when we put off things that we should be focusing on at the moment in favor of doing something else we're more comfortable, or would …

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Scientists Confirm the Universe has no Direction

The universe is not spinning or stretched in any particular direction, according to the most stringent test yet. Looking out into the night sky, we …

21 reasons why Colombia should be your next holiday destination

1. It’s turned over a new leaf<p>Long synonymous with cocaine cartels, kidnappings and corruption, the last two decades have seen Colombia evolve from failed narco state into one of Latin America’s brightest stars. The 1993 death of drug lord Pablo Escobar began this revival, which reached a new …

Why and how chatbots will dominate social media

Cory Edwards Contributor<p>Cory Edwards is the director of Adobe’s social business center of excellence, responsible for the company’s social business operations and integration of social media.<p>Since the early 2000s, brands have experimented with social media platforms and networks to communicate with …