In focus

Your Binge Watch Guide

I bought an Indian TV set up box only to realise that it was a mere waste box. When it works, I spend most of my time scrolling through the limited channel list and wonder what to watch....

Geet in wanderland: Venice

Venice has been known as the "LaDominante," "Queen of the Adriatic," "City of Water," "City of Masks," "City of Bridges," "The Floating City," and "City of Canals."...

Migrant Tales

Face of the Week

Young cricket star on the rise

This 13-year-old young cricketer is on a scoring spree. In the recently concluded District Tournament, Keertivaasan Prakash, or KV as he’s is popularly known, scored two centuries and a half-century during the tournament becoming the top run scorer....

Technology

Internet of Things is here

Devices that are internet-enabled and can ‘talk’ to other devices. More technically, it is a network of smart devices that have sensors and can communicate data to a server or other smart devices connected to the network...

Health

Decoded: How to reverse signs of ageing

Scientists, including one of Indian origin, have found the way to reverse the action of wrinkled skin and hair loss which are considered as the hallmarks of ageing, in a mouse model....

Honey, should we insure the kids?

Most people aren’t aware that private health insurance for children can be as cheap as $6.00 a week (premium varies with different insurers), which is cheaper than a McDonald’s burger meal. Now that should certainly put things into perspective for yo...

Recipes

Tandoori Chicken

When marinated chicken is grilled in a tandoor, it transforms into ‘Tandoori Chicken’....

Mushroom Tikka Kebab

Once considered quite exotic, mushrooms have slowly but steadily made a place for themselves on the Indian platter. In fact, no Indian tapas menu is really complete without including them....

Education

Zero + zero = zero!

On the other hand, research shows we are attracted to people who look like us, behave like us, who have a similar personality type and we even tend to gravitate toward those who share our level of education. It’s true....

Heritage

Make a U-turn for happiness

Does the Bhagavad-gita have any relevance today? Many people may think it’s an “old book” and irrelevant for us today because we are so modern, so technologically advanced with our smartphones and social media etc. .......

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