Category: Lifestyle

You’re addicted to plastic. Can you go cold turkey?

To navigate the consumer minefield, plastic purgers develop mental maps of places where they can shop. It may take months, but they learn where to get milk in a glass bottle or which health-food store lets you grind your own peanut butter. And rather than see it as a huge inconvenience, they treat living plastic

My mood dictates my wardrobe, says Shahid Kapoor

Shahid Kapoor claims his mood dictates his fashion choices. Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, who is appreciated by his fans for his fashion sense, says his choice of clothing is driven by his mood. Talking about his fashion, Shahid told media, “My mood dictates my wardrobe. I hope I have evolved in my fashion from when

Christmas DIY: Make your own Santa

There ain’t no Christmas without Santa Claus. After all, who doesn’t get nostalgic about the many nights before Christmas that we spent half asleep, waiting for Santa to come drop us our gift, and then unwrapping them in the morning. Whether or not Santa came bearing this year, we sure have! You can build your

Makar Sankranti 2019: Significance of the festival

Makar Sankranti, which shall be celebrated on January 14 this year, is a Hindu festival which marks the end of the month with the winter solstice and the starting of longer days. The day is dedicated to the Sun God and devotees take a dip in the Ganga river to mark this auspicious day. The

2019 horoscopes for all your favourite CEOs

From succession planning and digesting megamergers,to repairing embattled businesses and learning from#MeToo-related scandals, 2019 is set to be a consequential year for theheads of some of the most iconic American companies.We’vescanned the stars for clues to what lies ahead for a select group of them based on their zodiac signs. What follows is our third

Prayagraj Kumbh Mela 2019: Interesting facts you should know

Kumbh Mela is a mass gathering of Hindu devotees who congregate to bathe in a sacred river. According to tradition, there are four fairs which are accepted as the Kumbh Melas- the Prayagraj Kumbh Mela, Haridwar Kumbh Mela, the Nashik-Trimbakeshwar Simhastha, and Ujjain Simhastha. The key festival site is on the banks of a river:

Meet the preserve army of Landour

Landour, in the district of Dehradun, Uttarakhand, is perhaps India’s only Anglo-American town. A convalescence centre for British soldiers, it was Captain Frederick Young, a young Irish soldier in the British Indian Army, that built its first permanent building, his home, on a hillside here in 1825. American missionaries, let into India by Lord Macaulay

5 reasons to be at the HT Palate Fest 2019

The first edition of the HT Palate Fest, Mumbai is here. The two-day extravaganza promises to be a weekend packed with a whole lot of good food and good music. Taking place at the Mahalaxmi Racecourse, we give you a low-down on all the action that will take place on January 19 and 20 and

An Autonomous Revolution

The automobile industry across the world is in the middle of a complete transformation as it becomes smarter and connected. The pace of technology use is being supplemented with continuous increase in processing power and better communication. The visualisation of the vehicle as the central object will soon be a thing of the past. The