‘Low-income strata less impacted by inflation, show consumption trends’

Inflation is expected to be elevated in 2022-23 and mitigating action taken by the government and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) may reduce its duration, the Ministry of Finance said in its monthly economic review for April. The ministry further said evidence on consumption patterns suggests that “inflation in India has a lesser impact … Read more

Fashion designer Vera Wang reacts to her Barbie version: ‘I never could have imagined’

Celebrated fashion designer Vera Wang, who has dressed many Celebrities around the world, has now been honored with her very own Barbie doll. Mattel dedicated the doll to the Chinese-American fashion designer who is among the “Asian American and Pacific Islander women and role models” being celebrated to “inspire a more inclusive world for the … Read more

Mother’s Day special: Enjoy making lemon tarts today (recipe inside)

Mother’s Day is a special occasion. It is a day to honor Mothers and make them feel important. If you are looking for ways to celebrate the day, why not give your mother a break from kitchen duties and take over instead? If she has a sweet tooth, she will definitely love this dessert recipe, … Read more

Can Covid-19 lead to impotence?

For a respiratory disease, Covid-19 causes some peculiar symptoms. It can diminish the Senses of smell and taste, leave patients with discolored “Covid toes” or even cause a swollen, bumpy “Covid tongue.” Now Scientists are examining a possible link to an altogether Unexpected consequence of Covid-19: erectile dysfunction. A connection has been reported in hundreds … Read more

Important things you need to know before relocating your pet

It is a known fact that relocating a pet can be a cumbersome task. There may be a lot of paperwork and expenses involved. According to Faisal Islam, the co-founder of Carry My Pet, a pet transportation company, it is a tad more expensive than human travel, because “it is much more than just booking … Read more

Children’s health: Dos and don’ts to protect kids from heatwave

The topic of heatwave is currently being discussed, owing to the rise in temperature in parts of the country. It should be noted that heat waves can bring with it a host of health problemslike dehydration, and one has to exercise caution while stepping out in the daytime and also when indoors. One of the … Read more

Important things to know about contraception failure

Contraceptivesessentially, prevent pregnancy, and the most popular forms are condoms, birth control pills, intrauterine devicesemergency contraception pills (morning after pill) and contraceptive Implants. According to Dr. Suhasini Inamdar, Consultant – obstetrician and gynecologist, Motherhood Hospitals, Indiranagar, Bangalore, no contraception method is 100 per cent effective. “Some methods claim that they are 98 per cent effective, … Read more

Does diet play a role in asthma prevention or treatment?

Nutrition is directly linked to health, and for those who have asthmait is all the more important to know about some dietary changes that may help. According to Asma Alam, a consulting nutritionist and dietitian, while there is no compelling evidence that a particular diet influences the frequency or severity of asthma attacks, eating fresh, … Read more

How a zero-waste lifestyle startup from Pune is becoming one of India’s most successful enterprises

‘I know what some of my friends say about me – Yeh puraane zamaney wala hai – and they’re right. I live in the past, ”says Akshay Agarwal. When the Pune-based entrepreneur travels to cooler countries such as Europe, his family has a question: “What will you wear?” There’s nothing in Agarwal’s wardrobe but for … Read more

Sophie Turner says becoming a mother has made her a ‘more emotional person’

Sophie Turner has admitted that motherhood has changed her as a human being as well as an actor. The former Game of Thrones star, who has a daughter with singer husband Joe Jonas, said on The Wrap‘s UnWrapped podcast that becoming a mother has made her better at what she does for a living: acting. … Read more