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West Bengali and Bangladeshi artists will honour the region's artistic legacy.

West Bengali and Bangladeshi artists will honour the region's artistic legacy

A grand exhibition featuring 20 modern and contemporary artists from West Bengal and Bangladesh will pay homage to the region's rich art heritage here from November 26. Presented by Gallery Art Positive and curated by Ina Puri, the art show, "Bengal-Nama", at Bikaner House will aim to highlight the social questions and cultural histories of Bengal.

US working to reduce visitor visa wait time for Indians after decrease of 75%

US working to reduce visitor visa wait time for Indians after decrease of 75%

The United States is working towards further reducing the wait time for visitor visas for Indians following a decrease of 75 per cent last year, according to US Bureau of Consular Affairs Assistant Secretary Rena Bitter.

Celebrate National Banana Bread Day 2024 by baking this delicious dessert.

National Banana Bread Day 2024: Recipes and tips to make a delicious banana bread

National Banana Bread Day, celebrated annually on February 23, celebrates the perfect pairing of fruit and bread. There aren't many things that can compare to the smell of a freshly baked loaf of banana bread as you walk into your home. It's a common dessert in many homes, which is probably why so many of us have such fond memories of this delicious treat. Banana bread is easy and delicious to make. It's a popular recipe for dessert and a great snack to have on hand as it's healthier than other baked goods. Its soft texture and sweet flavour make it a favourite with adults and children alike. Rich in potassium and vitamin B6, banana bread is a great source of essential vitamins and minerals.

Fast-mimicking diet works by tricking the body into thinking it is fasting, but technically, it is not.

New fast-mimicking diet can reverse age; experts weigh in on pros and cons

A new fast-mimicking diet promises not only to make you healthy overall, but also reverse age. As per a new study by the University of South California Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, cycles of a fasting-mimicking diet (FMD) can lower risk factors for chronic diseases and reverse biological age in humans. The five-day diet is developed Prof Valter Longo and his team which mimics effects of water-only fast but adds essential nutrients to make fasting easier for people. The diet is high in unsaturated fats and low in overall calories, protein and carbohydrates.

Milan Fashion Week: Fendi, Del Core, Marras envelop women in protective garb for next winter

Milan Fashion Week highlights: Fendi's utilitarian looks, Antonio Marras' heroic tributes, Diesel's zoomed-in show

An anti-fur protester crashed the Fendi runway show Wednesday during the first day of Milan Fashion Week of mostly womenswear previews for Fall-Winter 2024-25. The PETA activist jumped into the models’ finale holding up a sign that read “Animals are not clothing,” before being whisked away by security. The animal rights group is pressuring Fendi to join other global fashion brands that have agreed to use synthetic alternatives to real fur.

Here's what to expect as the Miss World pageant makes its grand return to the country.

71st Miss World in India: Things to look forward to as the beauty pageant returns to India

Attention fashionistas and beauty lovers, the 71st Miss World 2024 is just around the corner. Contestants from 115 countries have already arrived in India and we can't wait to see who will take home the coveted crown this year. The excitement is at its peak as the pageant is being held in India after a hiatus of 28 years. The 'India Welcomes the World Gala' and Opening Ceremony was held at Hotel Ashok in New Delhi on Tuesday, January 20 to kick off the celebrations. The much-awaited 71st Miss World Global Finale will be held on March 9 at the Jio World Convention Centre in Mumbai.

Modifying chemotherapy treatment can improve lives of older people with cancer: Study

Modifying chemotherapy treatment can improve lives of older people with cancer: Study

Standard chemotherapy regimens, which are primarily based on testing in relatively young and healthy patients, may be more harmful to older persons with cancer, who frequently battle with other health conditions.

Children can benefit greatly from growing up in a multilingual environment

Mother language: How kids grow up with multilingualism

More and more children are growing up learning a second or third language at home. There's no perfect strategy — you can even mix languages.

10 ways by which dissociation impacts complex trauma: Therapist explains

10 ways by which dissociation impacts complex trauma: Therapist explains

"Dissociation is a common response to stress or trauma, where you might feel disconnected from your body, your surroundings, or your sense of self. It's like watching your life from a distance," wrote Therapist Linda Meredith. Some of the symptoms of dissociation are feeling numb, having memory gaps and feeling a sense of unreality.

Yoga for happy stomach: Exercises for gut health and to ease digestion issues

Yoga for happy stomach: Exercises for gut health and to ease digestion issues

Yoga experts claim that Yoga can play a significant role in promoting healthy digestion and alleviating symptoms of digestive disorders. They reason that the practice involves a combination of physical postures, breath control and mindfulness, contributing to improved overall digestive well-being.

Feeling disconnected from your partner? 6 things to try to increase intimacy

Feeling disconnected from your partner? 6 things to try to increase intimacy

"It’s normal to go through lulls and have periods of feeling disconnected. It’s normal to want sex sometimes, and to be totally uninterested other times. It’s normal for sex to be really important to you, or for it to be quite unimportant. Whatever your experience, you’re not alone," wrote Therapist Lucille Shackleton. But we can address that. In order to increase intimacy, desire and deepen the connection, here are a few things that we can do.

Tips to choose the right face serum for your skin type

Tips to choose the right face serum for your skin type

Skincare and beauty experts insist that it is crucial to choose the ideal face serum based on the individual's skin type because our skin is different from everyone else's so, take into account your skin type and any particular concerns when selecting a face serum. It is essential to recognise what your skin needs to stay as healthy and radiant as possible.

Ananya Pandey's glamorous saree look at Rakul Preet Singh and Jackky Bhagnani's wedding in Goa

Ananya Pandey attends Rakul Preet-Jackky Bhagnani's wedding in stunning Arpita Mehta embroidered saree worth 1.70 lakh

Ananya Pandey attended the wedding of Rakul Preet Singh and Jackky Bhagnani in Goa on Wednesday. Their glamorous ceremony was a star-studded affair with popular Bollywood celebrities like Bhumi Pednekar, Shahid Kapoor, Aditya Roy Kapur, Esha Deol, Ayushmann Khurrana, Tahira Kashyap and many others gracing the occasion. Talking about Ananya, she is a total fashionista and always manages to set style benchmarks with her Gen Z-approved looks. Her glamorous wedding look was no exception as she got draped in a six-yards of grace.

Toxic relationship: What is covert abuse? Signs to be aware of

Toxic relationship: What is covert abuse? Signs to be aware of

"Experiencing covert abuse can be incredibly distressing and disorienting. People often describe feeling confused, invalidated, anxious, and powerless. Recognising the signs of covert abuse and seeking support from trusted, supportive people or professionals is crucial for healing and breaking free from its effects," wrote Therapist Lucille Shackleton.

World Peace and Understanding Day 2024: Date, history and significance

World Peace and Understanding Day 2024: Date, history and significance

World Peace and Understanding Day 2024: In 1905, Paul P. Harris called a meeting with three of his friends in Chicago – this was the first meeting for the formation of Rotary International. In 1910, the first Rotary Clubs in America were formed, mainly in San Francisco, Seattle, Oakland, and in Los Angeles. The club soon spread to the world and became one of the important organisations – hence, the name of the organisation was changed to Rotary International. Rotary International's goal is global peacebuilding and positive resolution.

Dr Pranav Ghody, Endocrinologist at Wockhardt Hospitals Mumbai Central says maintaining a heart-healthy diet is crucial for overall well-being

7 amazing morning drinks to naturally lower cholesterol levels

When it comes to taking chronic diseases head on, lifestyle modifications go a long way. Sedentary lifestyle can increase your risk of early death as it gives rise to a range of risk factors. Many of these issues like high blood pressure and high cholesterol levels may not have pronounced symptoms in the beginning, and the damage is done before you take corrective steps. High cholesterol levels or too much cholesterol in the blood is one of such hidden lifestyle problems that is on rise in modern times due to faulty eating habits and inactive lifestyle.

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