People accepting plus size frame with open arms: International model

By Nivedita New Delhi, June 24 : She quit modelling at the peak of her career because she felt she was doing no good to her body by starving to maintain a certain body frame. Liza Golden-Bhojwani, an American model now settled in Mumbai, says it’s important to think before putting one’s health at risk. […]

Having smartphone within reach reduces brain power: Study

New York, June 24 : Having a smartphone within sight or within easy reach – even if it is switched off – can reduce your ability to focus and perform tasks because part of the brain is actively working to not pick up or use the phone, shows an interesting research. “We see a linear […]

Jacqueline’s juice brand first ‘clean label’ to expand to Middle East

By Sugandha Rawal New Delhi, June 24 : Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez, an investor in Indian cold pressed juice brand RAW Pressery — has taken the first steps towards going global by stepping into the Dubai market. Anuj Rakyan started RAW Pressery in Mumbai in June 2013. It now has a presence in Indian cities […]

Ramazan shopping keeps Hyderabad bright and alive at night

[Allahabad: Muslims take cover with a cloth to protect themselves from scorching heat as they offer last Friday prayers during the holy fasting month of Ramazan near Jama Masjid in Allahabad on Friday. /PTI] By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, June 23 : Traffic jams are a common sight in parts of Hyderabad, especially in the Old […]

Brisk walk may help keep Alzheimer’s at bay

New York, June 23 : Taking a brisk walk or engaging in other moderate-intensity physical activities may help slow down the progression of Alzheimer’s disease, says a study. “This study has implications for guiding exercise ‘prescriptions’ that could help protect the brain from Alzheimer’s disease,” said Ryan Dougherty from University of Wisconsin-Madison in the US. […]