Lifestyle

Campaigns against unethical cosmetic products ads

New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) — Two campaigns have been launched in Delhi against unethical and misleading advertisements... (more...)

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Turn selfies into 3D models with this app

New York, April 27 (IANS) — Want to see yourself riding a bike or playing a guitar? Just click a selfie and insert... (more...)

First malaria vaccine likely by October: Scientists

London, April 27 (IANS) — The first malaria vaccine candidate to reach phase-3 of clinical testing was found to partially... (more...)

App to help boozers fight the urge to drink

Melbourne, April 27 (IANS) — A smartphone app has been designed to help people reduce their dependence on alcohol. The... (more...)

Remedies for hair problems during summer

New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) — Take extra care of your tresses in summer. Using coconut milk for lifeless hair and undergoing... (more...)

‘I’m Sorry’ written across Brisbane sky

Brisbane, April 27 (IANS) — An unidentified person on Monday left a message across the skies of Australia’s Brisbane... (more...)

Supportive parents help keep youth away from violence

New York, April 27 (IANS) — Youth with supportive parents and other family members are significantly less likely to... (more...)

Five billion people have no access to basic surgery: Lancet

London, April 27 (IANS) — Millions of people are dying from easily treatable conditions like appendicitis, fractures... (more...)

Watching TV for just an hour daily makes kids gain weight

New York, April 27 (IANS) — Watching television for as little as one hour a day can make your children obese, says... (more...)

New discovery to make cancer less painful

Toronto, April 27 (IANS) — Scientists have discovered the trigger behind the most severe forms of cancer pain that... (more...)

Sun, sand, surgery: Goa gearing up for medical tourism

By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, April 27 (IANS) — If you thought Goa was only for tourists looking for fun, think... (more...)

Depression does not lead to violent behaviour

New York, April 27 (IANS) — Contrary to popular perception, people suffering from depression may not be more prone... (more...)

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End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

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End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

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You are pretty cool for a “brown” girl. Interesting statement or is it the latest pick up line? This is a statement I have been…
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ALMAS MEHERALLY VANCOUVER DESI When I say khichdi, you must be thinking of the simple sick man’s food. But no, that’s not what I’m talking…
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Learn to make Indian foods at home

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Inspiring stories of South Asian pioneers shaped B.C.’s gift to Indian PM

VANCOUVER DESI Stories of South Asian pioneers who helped shaped the cultural fabric of B.C. will forever remain with Narendra Modi in the form of…
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Indian woman’s debilitating brain tumour turns out to be ‘evil twin’ complete with bone, hair and teeth

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Diet Pepsi changes sweeteners in an aspartame-wary world

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