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Celebrity Fashion: Anushka Sharma

By Itee Sharma
“Girls love dressing up; it is our birthright”, asserts an effulgent Anushka Sharma. The actress now endorses a body lotion that claims to make a woman’s back flaunt-worthy; and she extols the praises of costumes that bare the back. 

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Celebrity Bawarchi: Sunil Grover

By Anita Raheja, Heena Agarwal
The first thing I have on waking up: An angdai (stretch). Seriously, though, I have 7 to 8 badams followed by a cup of tea.

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Flavour Saviours: Herbs

By Mini Ribeiro
A lot can be done with herbs. At least I have discovered that in the last few years. But remember that herbs must be used carefully. You cannot let them overpower the flavours of food.

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PCOS: Don’t let gain become a pain

By Vishal Verenkar
Times have changed and how. We are working more, earning more and consequently spending more than our ancestors ever did. A lifestyle that is in a perpetual race against time does not come without its own costs.

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Product(ive) Knowledge!

Cleansing and Conditioning
SHAMPOO: Not only does the word shampoo derive from the Hindi word ‘champi’, the product itself was first introduced to the western world by a Bengali entrepreneur from Bihar named Sake Dean Mahomed,

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Summer care for dogs

By Elizabeth Abraham
Summer has started in earnest and its getting warmer by the day. The heat is a killer, taking both human and animal lives. Our four-legged companions are very susceptible to heat-related sickness, so here are some ways to keep your pet safe and cool during this time.

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Jugalbandhi in Jodhpur

 Sinéad McManus
Eight years ago, I was one of your run-of-the-mill tourists, discovering this magnetic gem of the East we called India.

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An indigenous effort

If we are importing 70 per cent of our military hardware from abroad, it means there is a serious gap between what our armed forces want and what our defence scientists are building in those labs, scattered at locations so secret that they are sometimes given up as lost.

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Battle of the stuffy nose

Suffering from nasal congestion with excessive mucus production, pain and tenderness in and around nose, forehead (sinuses), headache, drying of mouth, tastelessness with some times inability to recognise smell, mild fever in some cases, bad breath with yellow-greenish mucus secretion…then you are looking at a possible upper respiratory tract infection.

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Wine Dining

The Grand Hyatt Goa in Bambolim is one of those places where you can spend eternity. The stunning vistas of the bay, an early morning walk to feel the cool sand under your feet, the soothing waters of Bambolim beach all complement this erstwhile colonial-style resort to make you feel like you belong there and nowhere else. 

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