Lifestyle

Find out who your best friend will be, based on sunsign

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 08:00:00 IST - lifestyle

With the help of astrology, not only can we understand the dynamics we share with our closest friends, but also see who we are most compatible with. That being said, with friendship day around the corner, find out who your best friend is, as per your zodiac sign.

WHO expects 'lengthy' COVID pandemic

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 09:50:34 IST - lifestyle

The World Health Organization on Saturday warned the coronavirus pandemic was likely to be "lengthy" as it met to evaluate the situation, six months after sounding the international alarm.

5 foods that are best enjoyed with friends

Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 20:00:00 IST - lifestyle

5 ways to thank your teachers during this pandemic

Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 15:00:00 IST - lifestyle

From teaching us our first alphabets to moulding our minds, we can never thank our teachers enough for the contributions they make to our growing years.

Common email mistakes most employees make

Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 04:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Would you knowingly choose the wrong title, eat up your words or use the wrong grammar when you have to deliver a speech in front of your work colleagues or bosses? No, right? Then why do you think it's okay to write unprofessional work emails to them? Many of you might be unknowingly writing sloppy emails. Hence, we thought of pointing out some common errors that you must stop making while you write a work email.

6 times Tapsee Pannu dressed like a desi kudi

Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 13:00:00 IST - lifestyle

In just a span of few years, Taapsee Pannu made quite a mark for herself on the silver screen. Along with making a strong statement in movies like Pink, Thappad and Saandh Ki Aankh, she also likes to experiment with her sartorial choices.

Kids may carry high levels of coronavirus

Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 10:00:00 IST - lifestyle

A new study has found that kids under the age of five carry 10 to 100 times more genetic material of the novel coronavirus in their noses when compared to adults

5 ways to keep skin oil-free in summers

Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 12:06:00 IST - lifestyle

Our skin tends to get oily during monsoons, as humidity increases. And, as the skin gets greasy, pores get blocked and lead to acne, making your skin look dull.

Why to not drink water after meals

Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 08:00:00 IST - lifestyle

10 troubled royal marriages

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020 17:30:00 IST - lifestyle

From the royals of England to the ruler of Thailand, hardly anyone has escaped the scandalous experience of a troubled marriage and almost every one of them has either stirred a public outrage and/or ended up in a divorce.

8 times when J. K. Rowling made headlines

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020 11:15:00 IST - lifestyle

Though her claim to fame is writing Harry Potter, author J K Rowling is a person of strong opinions and choices and her acts and actions are quite pathbreaking. Here are some others:

Teaching in mother tongue till grade 5

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020 15:33:14 IST - lifestyle

While the revolutionary education policy has been majorly hailed as a step forward in the right direction, the emphasis on teaching students up to grade 5 in their mother tongue or regional languages has met with a fair share of speculations and criticism.

Greet 'Eid Mubarak' in 15 different languages

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020 08:00:00 IST - lifestyle

As per the Gregorian calendar, the dates shift approximately 11 days earlier each year. This year Eid-al-Adha will be celebrated on July 31.

Signs if your relationship will work or not: Study

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020 14:40:00 IST - lifestyle

The survey results of 43 relationship studies from all over the world included interviews with 11000 couples to figure out if they stayed together or not

Neha Dhupia's at-home kaftan is super sexy!

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020 13:00:00 IST - lifestyle

As Bollywood stars are self-isolating at home, they are choosing comfort styling over trendy clothes. While Alia Bhatt and Anushka Sharma are seen lounging in printed PJ sets, B-town fashionistas Sonam Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor are making the kaftan dresses look trendy.

People who are more vulnerable to coronavirus

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020 15:10:15 IST - lifestyle

While it is possible for anyone to get infected by the novel coronavirus, research has now proven that some people are more vulnerable to COVID-19 and severe complications brought on by the disease.

Have this immunity-boosting drink everyday

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020 09:00:00 IST - lifestyle

The drink is full of essential nutrients that will not only improve your natural defence system but is good for skin and overall health.

5 B'wood make-up looks to try on Eid 2020

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Eid-ul-Adha is here and it's time to celebrate in joy! As social gatherings have been restricted, you can celebrate at home with your loved ones. While you deck up in your favourite ethnic outfits, complement your look with flattering beauty looks. To give you some make-up goals, we're taking inspiration from Bollywood divas.

Homemade chocolate recipe for Rakhi

Posted on Thu, 30 Jul 2020 21:00:00 IST - lifestyle

With COVID-19, severely impacting celebrations, it is time to try something new at home this Rakshabandhan. As most of the people are wary of stepping out to shop, this is perhaps the best time to make some homemade treats and what can be better than homemade chocolates?

Indian Origin author in the Booker Longlist

Posted on Thu, 30 Jul 2020 20:54:18 IST - lifestyle

The longlist is always a list of 13 books, which is referred to a Booker dozen. Here they are.

Merriam-Webster Dictionary just included ‘irregardless'

Posted on Sat, 11 Jul 2020 10:35:56 IST - lifestyle

The dictionary decided the define the word ‘irregardless', much to the irritation of many English speakers.

12 bedroom vastu tips for love life

Posted on Sat, 11 Jul 2020 02:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Mutual love, care and respect is the main foundation of any healthy relationship and this is what drives most couples. What vastu shastra can help with is that it can enhance the energies around to boost romance of a loving relationship. We got in touch with vastu expert Dr Raviraj Ahirrao, who highlights tips that couples can follow for an additional boost to their love life.

Signs to know if you have a toxic family member

Posted on Sat, 11 Jul 2020 08:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Not all families are loving, caring, supportive and respectful. Some are really complicated. Disagreements amongst family members is a normal thing, but it is very important to know the difference between these disagreements and a straight-up toxic family member. Although, you need to understand a few things to even know if you have a toxic member in your family. And so, we listed down a few signs.

5 hidden sources of caffeine

Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 21:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Excess of caffeine intake can have several negative outcomes like dehydration and anxiety.

10 creative Poha recipes for breakfast!

Posted on Sat, 11 Jul 2020 08:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Surveen Chawla's sari is perfect for 'Bhai ki shaadi'

Posted on Sat, 11 Jul 2020 09:00:00 IST - lifestyle

If you are looking for an outfit inspiration for a family wedding, this could be your pick.

4 infections which still don't have a vaccine

Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 15:26:13 IST - lifestyle

While it's the first time a vaccine like this is being developed at such warp speed, there still are some infections the world is battling for, without a vaccine available

Ananya Panday rocks neon shades

Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 16:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Bollywood actress Ananya Panday is known for her experimental sartorial choices. The 21-year-old actress made her debut last year and has made quite an impression on the silver screen. Along with her acting skills, the actress' sartorial choices are a big hit among her fans and millennials.

Varun Dhawan tries Chandranamaskar!

Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 15:30:00 IST - lifestyle

Chandranamaskar targets the lower body and is good for people who find it tough to rest their body weight on their arms. It helps stretch and strengthen all muscles groups, and also improves respiratory, circulatory and digestive systems.

Here’s why you’re still single, as per your sunsign

Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 08:00:00 IST - lifestyle

From being in a toxic relationship in the past to a number of other relationship problems, most of them can be reasons to why you’re unable to find your significant other. In situations like these, astrology comes a bit too handy. It can tell you a lot about your personality and how it affects your love life.

Decor ideas to boost your child’s creativity

Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 01:00:00 IST - lifestyle

How to wear black and gold combination

Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 06:00:00 IST - lifestyle

When it comes to fashion, we all love black—it's one of the most preferred shades by women. And, when combined with gold, black outfits just stand out. If you're looking for some sartorial inspiration, then turn to Deepika Padukone's wardrobe for inspiration. The actress loves to flaunt this colour combination. Be it ethnic wear or western looks, DP has been spotted wearing this combination a lot of times. Here's how she's made a statement in black and gold:

Chefs share kitchen tips in times of COVID

Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 10:00:00 IST - lifestyle

The first and the last thing to be done while entering the kitchen and leaving it is-washing hands thoroughly with soap and water. Also, one should keep the vegetable and meat chopping boards separate and should be cleaned and disinfected after every use.

Things that can terribly go wrong with your hand sanitizer

Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 11:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Hand sanitizers and face masks have become an important part of our new normal lives.

5 easy tips to stop your beard from itching

Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 00:00:00 IST - lifestyle

For every man, his beard is his prized possession. It is a marker of his masculinity and also projects his personality. But often we either forget to take care of it or knowingly look past the shaggy-haired, untrimmed beard. However, if you own a beard and haven’t been taking care of it, you know how it feels after a few days. Apart from the untidiness, your beard becomes susceptible to itchiness and allergies.

"My teen doesn't listen to me!"

Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 05:00:00 IST - lifestyle

If you have a parenting query to share, send it to us at times.parenting@gmail.com

The right way to admit to a lie in a relationship

Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 04:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Before you try to think this through, there are experts who say, lying is very common in relationships. Although, this doesn't mean that there are lies that are potentially damaging for your relationship. It actually depends on the lie and why you're telling it in the first place. Don't settle for the fact that lying is common in relationships. It is very crucial to know that while white lies happen often between a couple, the bigger lies aren't as common. Every couple experiences a situation where they must have caught their partner lying to them and it all goes down there onwards. This is when you should know how and when you should admit to your lie to your partner.

Katrina Kaif loves to flaunt her curves

Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 06:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif is known for her fit body. Be it her dance moves or her workout videos, Katrina is surely one of the fittest stars in B-town. And, when it comes to sartorial picks, she loves to flaunt her curves in fitted dresses.

Amazing time-saving kitchen gadgets

Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 01:00:00 IST - lifestyle

5 yoga asanas to improve thyroid problems

Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 11:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Besides these benefits, yoga is also effective for other severe health issues such as cardiac and respiratory problems, diabetes, and hypothyroidism.

Viral: Grandma uses old handwritten recipe

Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 10:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Ask your parenting query

Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 05:00:00 IST - lifestyle

If you have a parenting query to share with us, send it to us at times.parenting@gmail.com

Tips to keep your toddler’s mouth healthy

Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Oral hygiene is ignored when speaking of general health. A child between the ages one and three is at a nascent stage when it comes to dental development. Here are a few tips to keep up and ensure that you can skip the dentist’s appointment for at least a short while!

The right way to admit to a lie

Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 04:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Before you try to think this through, there are experts who say, lying is very common in relationships. Although, this doesn't mean that there are lies that are potentially damaging for your relationship. It actually depends on the lie and why you're telling it in the first place. Don't settle for the fact that lying is common in relationships. It is very crucial to know that while white lies happen often between a couple, the bigger lies aren't as common. Every couple experiences a situation where they must have caught their partner lying to them and it all goes down there onwards. This is when you should know how and when you should admit to your lie to your partner.

Disha's hottest eye make-up looks ever!

Posted on Wed, 08 Jul 2020 06:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Bollywood actress Disha Patani loves to experiment with make-up. Be it amping up her lehengas or summer dresses, the actress keeps impressing us with her make-up looks. While the actress loves bold lip colours, we're in love with her eye make-up looks. From pastel shades to fiery reds, the actress has showcased some of the hottest make-up trends.

Should you check your partner's phone?

Posted on Wed, 08 Jul 2020 16:30:00 IST - lifestyle

A healthy relationship is based on love, respect, trust and faith. All of which when provided from both ends results in a healthy and happy relationship. If you have these main ingredients in your romantic relationship, no matter what the situation, your relationship with your partner will never break. When two people decide to get married, it is very important to have transparency with each other just how you started a relationship on a clean slate. Being transparent to each other doesn't mean you don't maintain your personal space. It only means that you don't deprive each other of your life updates, whether professional or personal. Your partner should know of the people in your life, your work commitments, your personal dreams and goals and vice versa. It is only then when you both can help each other out to communicate better and help each other out when need be.

In pics: How to rock a sari like Samantha

Posted on Wed, 08 Jul 2020 13:00:00 IST - lifestyle

Here's a look at seven of her best sari looks ever!

Covid vaccine: The race to the finish line

Posted on Wed, 08 Jul 2020 14:58:08 IST - lifestyle

The silver lining is that this pandemic has taught us the importance of biotech in our society's well being. Biotech firms are engaged in global race of releasing the first coronavirus vaccine. With China's Sinovac having reportedly reached the later stages of the human trial to Moderna, AstroZeneca and Covaxin, they all are competing to pass trials and reach the final stage.

Yoga poses to get relief from nasty back pain

Posted on Wed, 08 Jul 2020 09:00:00 IST - lifestyle

. Correcting your posture and strengthing your core muscles are a few things that can help you address the problem and prevent it from happening in future.

Difference between raisins and sultanas

Posted on Wed, 08 Jul 2020 08:00:00 IST - lifestyle

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