Lifestyle (India)

In photos: The show is almost over at India’s old single-screen cinemas

Growing up in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, Nandita Raman often visited Chitra Talkies, the single-screen theatre that her family owned. But when she returned to see it again after several years living and working in New Delhi, she found that it had closed down and completely changed on the inside.<p>“When …

Lifestyle

Black Friday 2017: 5 tips that will help you to get the best deals

Black Friday, the biggest bargain hunting festival returns to Singapore on 23 November as traders bring in their biggest deals and offers post the …

Business (India)

Looking for Cheap Home Decor? Here Are the Best Places in Delhi to Furnish Your Home

We all know that setting up a house can be a pain, but with the right information you can decorate the house of your dreams. There are a lot of …

Home Decorating

Shop till you drop! Check out 6 largest shopping malls in Singapore

Everyone's favorite pass time is shopping, be it in any corner, people just love to shop. Likewise, Shopping is one of the favorite national pastimes …

Singapore

Would you use a $100,000 'Loo-uis Vuitton' toilet? Artist creates one of the most expensive toilets

The brown and golden toilet is made of 24 different Louis Vuitton bags worth $15,000 each.<p>Do you fancy Louis Vuitton accessories? Then this golden …

Louis Vuitton

Women are happier being single than men, reveals new study

The study done by retail analysts Mintel showed that 61 percent of single women are happy being on their own as compared to 49 percent of single …

Gender

Hankering for a girlfriend? Check out 6 brutal mating rituals in nature that will make you think twice

The world of nature is fascinating and a mystery to most of us. The savageness and brutality that dwells in the lush greens are captivating yet poles …

Viral

Koi carp which looks like 'bearded Jesus Christ' spotted in Great Manchester

How fascinating would it be to spot a fish resembling bearded Jesus Christ in a lake?<p>Helen Barlow, a 55-year old lady from Greater Manchester, while …

Viral

This Australian vegan cafe is charging '18 % man tax' to highlight wage inequality

The vegan café in Melbourne, Australia, has introduced new rules to highlight the gender pay disparity.<p>A vegan café in Melbourne, Australia, has …

Don't keep television in your kids' bedroom: Researchers explain why!

The result of the study suggested that if parents eat healthier foods and restrict viewing of television, children would then eat better.<p>Children who …

Eating

Seven-year itch fact or fiction? Research shows when people are most likely to cheat on their partners

A recent study found out that women were more likely to cheat within six to 10 years of marriage<p>There's no denying that the fear to be cheated on …

Cheat

The pioneering photographer who captured beauty amid the chaos of modernising India

Born to an aristocratic family in Jaipur on Oct. 22, 1942, Raghubir Singh received his first camera, a gift from his brother, at the age of 14.<p>That marked the beginning of his lifelong fascination with photography, which would eventually lead to a career spent living in Hong Kong, Paris, and New …

Lifestyle

One of Mumbai’s oldest fish markets is getting a funky street-art makeover

Whenever the public art collective St+art India completes a project, it’s not unusual for it to attract some confused reactions. Some passersby are delighted by the sight of street art and installations in an Indian city, but others don’t quite understand what it’s about.<p>“Some people think that …

Lifestyle

Why women crave a drink week after their period? Read to know

"When estrogen levels are higher, alcohol is much more rewarding," said lead researcher Amy Lasek.<p>Dear women, if you have been wondering why you …

Alcohol

Check out 6 best pocket-friendly restaurants in Singapore

The people of Lion City love to eat outside and that unites the entire multicultural population under one roof, be it Malay, Chinese or Indian …

Restaurants

Is your partner cheating on you? Expert says it can actually be good for your relationship

Esther Perel, a US-based sex and relationship therapist says: "Many affairs are break-ups, but some affairs are make-ups. Sometimes the relationship …

Marriage

Ivanka Trump stuns in $1,995 kimono-inspired cherry blossom print dress in Japan [PHOTOS]

Ivanka Trump wore the kimono-inspired dress when she went for dinner with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.<p>Ivanka Trump, US President Donald …

Japan

Blotox is the new trend: Women are injecting Botox in their scalp to get hair locks like Kate Middleton

The latest trend, which is dubbed as Blotox, has become a trend in the US and UK.<p>Forget Botox, now Blotox is the new trend among the high-flying …

Hair

Love eating alone? It can put you at greater risk of developing several health problems

A recent study showed there's a link between loneliness and health problems in both men and women. However, men were comparatively at a higher risk …

Health

Singapore: Despite legal prostitution, pimping cases on rise

A 17-year old minor girl, in Singapore, faced the worst nightmare of her life when she was sexually abused by her 60-year old male neighbour, the one …

Viral

'Modernism on the Ganges: Raghubir Singh Photographs' Review: A Lens Connecting Past and Present

New York<p>Years ago, I was introduced to the work of Raghubir Singh (1942-1999) by an impressively knowledgeable friend, a passionate and discerning collector of Indian art. Singh’s photographs were in the exalted company of an elegant third-century couple from Gandhara, a suave 11th-century Chola …

Lifestyle

A celebration of Indian design, from the humble lota to the iconic Ambassador

Beyond the globally familiar sari or tandoor oven, there’s a whole world of Indian design that is rarely recognised.<p>From the <i>dabba</i> (a stacked lunchbox) to the <i>jhola</i> (a cloth bag) to Mysore sandalwood soap, this design often takes the form of beloved everyday objects that can be found in households or …

Lifestyle

World's most expensive shoes made from rare pink, blue and white diamonds priced at $15.1 million [PHOTOS]

The shoes feature 3-carat pink diamonds, one-carat blue diamonds, which alone cost more than $13 million (£9.8 million).<p>After the world's most …

Luxury

The upstart alcohol brand that wants to become India’s Jack Daniel’s

Gautom Menon had a dream. He wanted to tell the story of an Indian rum. A native of Kerala, living in Coimbatore, Menon was thrust into the family liquor business in 2006, owing to his dad’s illness, and the company had just launched its own herbal rum. But Menon’s heart wasn’t really in it. This …

Lifestyle

Having weird sex dreams? Don't freak out, it's common and here's what it signifies

Take a look at some common sex dreams and what it signifies.<p>There is no denying that all of us have had weird dreams that seem to be really absurd. …

Relationships

Emirati singer Ahlam's embarrassing wardrobe malfunction caught on camera [VIDEO]

In another day of wardrobe malfunctions, Emirate-based singer Ahlam fell prey to the unfortunate event.<p>It doesn't take too long for an embarrassing …

From ice to nail polish remover, 10 everyday items that can remove stains

Ice cubes, toothbrush, glycerin, rubber gloves, and other easily available household items can be used to remove stains.<p>No matter what you use or how …

5 super foods to include in your diet to fight 'bad cholesterol'

Do you binge on junk, fatty and processed foods? There is a high chance of rising bad cholesterol levels in your body.<p>Various kinds of lifestyle …

Healthy Eating

Is this America's safest house? This $14.7-mn mansion has ballistic doors, bunker and other amenities

The mansion boasts of luxurious amenities, including a private theatre, bowling alley, infinity swimming pool, wine cellar and commercial-grade …

Luxury

Thong jeans: This naked pair of denims that exposes your derriere just debuted and Twitter is not impressed

Thong jeans, which consist of seams, waistband and cuffs, leaves nothing to the imagination.<p>A Japanese designer has taken the ripped jeans fashion to …

Clothing