Refresh your home décor with marble trays, pastel walls

Bored with your current home decor’ Add in some pastel paint, floral accents, fresh patterns and silver home decor products, suggest experts. Vibhor Jain, Director at ArgentOr Silver and Anchal Khosla, Creative designer and founder of Intiki, have listed few ways of going about it: * Opt for lampshades and photo frames for the corners, …

Watch TV only if you are physically fit, says research

Want to spend more time watching television’ If so, increase your fitness level and grip strength, else the screen time can double the risk of mortality, cardiovascular disease and cancer, warned a study. According to researchers, increasing the levels of strength and fitness may nullify the adverse health effects of spending a large portion of …

Pritam’s studio composes track for men’s grooming company

Composer Pritam Chakrabortys brainchild Jam8 studio has composed a quirky track titled “Bombay beard beat” for mens grooming company, Bombay Shaving Company. For the launch of its latest range of beard care essentials, Bombay Shaving Company has collaborated with Jam8 studio. “ “Beards are omnipresent in popular culture, but no one has attempted to understand …

Worried about high cholesterol levels? Avoid foods full of trans fats

Fat is an important part of any balanced diet but the type of fat you eat matters the most particularly when it comes to cholesterol level so make sure you are avoiding the ones that is causing health problems. Manoj Acharya, Food Consultant at Zappfresh and Mehar Rajput, Nutritionist and Dietician at Fitpass tells us …

Weight loss surgery can reduce risk of skin cancer: Study

Bariatric surgery, a weight loss operation, is associated with a 61 per cent decrease in the risk of developing malignant skin cancer, according to a study. Melanoma is a deadly form of skin cancer, most closely associated with excessive sun exposure. Obesity is an established risk factor for cancer and some studies indicate that intentional …

Qualcomm’s ‘Snapdragon 710’ to improve mid-range Android phone performance

With its newest “Snapdragon 710” mobile processor, US-based chipmaker Qualcomm is planning to improve the Artificial Intelligence (AI)-performance of mid-range Android phones along with refined voice-based user interfaces, photography and biometrics features. “‘Snapdragon 710’ phones will also be the first Qualcomm chips to support playback of 4K HDR video outside of the company’s flagship offerings,” …

Get global tastes at Cafe Out Of The Box (Foodie Trail-Delhi)

Looking to experiment with international cuisines at an affordable price’ Try an eye-shaped Turkish pizza or the pretty-looking Nasi Goreng Indonesian dish at an international food festival at Cafe Out Of The Box. Sip on a summer cooler like a chilled virgin mojito while you indulge yourself with the delicious Turkish vegetarian or non-vegetarian pizza, …

N.Korea threatens to walk away from US summit (Lead)

North Korea will reconsider the planned summit with the US if Washington sticks to “unlawful and outrageous acts,” Pyongyang’s Vice Foreign Minister said on Thursday. In a statement carried by the state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), Choe Son-hui said that whether the June 12 summit between its leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald …

Hailey Baldwin, Winnie Harlow to endorse Tommy Hilfiger

Model Hailey Baldwin and model-activist Winnie Harlow have been announced as the global brand ambassadors of Tommy Hilfiger’s womens collection. As part of the brand’s global campaign, which celebrates icons of tomorrow in the worlds of fashion, art, music and entertainment, the stars will appear as the face of the Fall 2018 Tommy Icons capsule …

Thackeray greets new Karnataka CM

Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday offered his best wishes to new Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy but expressed his inability to attend his swearing-in ceremony in Bengaluru, party leaders said. Janata Dal-Secular President and former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda had called up Thackeray to invite him for Kumaraswamy’s swearing-in on Wednesday. However, …

All departments in the Delhi government have staff shortage, says minister

The Delhi government’s Department for Welfare of Dalits, Tribals, and Minorities has been working with a vacancy of about 60 per cent and the central government is to be blamed for the staff crunch which is inhibiting the government’s ability to deliver on its promises, says Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam. “All …