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Beat Monsoons Woes With The Power Of Neem!

Beat Monsoons Woes With The Power Of Neem!

Neem has been referred to as a “wonder herb” for the many beneficial properties it possesses. It has as many as 130 different biologically-active compounds that enhance the well-being of several bodyparts such as skin, hair and blood, among others. This wonder herb is a cornerstone in preventive health remedies to achieve holistic wellness. During [...]

August 10, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Beat Monsoons Woes With The Power Of Neem!

5 of the best detox foods for cleansing and weight loss

5 of the best detox foods for cleansing and weight loss

If you tend to overeat or eat too much junk food, it can make you feel bloated and unhealthy. And unless you detoxify your body, even switching to a healthy diet or exercising won’t help you feel better. Detoxification can also help with weight loss, so if you have hit a plateau, it could be because you need to get rid of toxins [...]

August 7, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on 5 of the best detox foods for cleansing and weight loss

Type 2 diabetes prevention, 3 lifestyle changes that will protect you from the disease

Type 2 diabetes prevention, 3 lifestyle changes that will protect you from the disease

Type 2 diabetes is a chronic disease that has become very common nowadays. While lack of insulin and genetic history are among the factors that cause it, certain lifestyle habits such as poor diet, lack of exercise and high stress also contribute to an increase in blood sugarlevels. Taking a few steps towards healthy life can make a huge difference. High air pollution levels can cause [...]

July 29, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Type 2 diabetes prevention, 3 lifestyle changes that will protect you from the disease

Volvo says US-China trade war will hit the brand

Volvo says US-China trade war will hit the brand

Volvo Car Group’s billionaire owner warned of the looming trade war’s adverse effects, saying consumers and automakers such as his will be among those hurt by the dispute involving the US and China. Li Shufu, whose Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co. owns the Swedish carmaker, said both Volvo and his Chinese Geely brand would be [...]

June 30, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Volvo says US-China trade war will hit the brand

When the porch decor comes out of winter storage, the magic begins

When the porch decor comes out of winter storage, the magic begins

  It’s a rite of spring when we haul the porch decor out of winter storage. The outdoor carpets go down, the hanging baskets go up, the side table gets put in place and little trinkets from the seaside get sprinkled on every surface because I miss the ocean. Our porch furniture gets used a [...]

June 26, 2018 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on When the porch decor comes out of winter storage, the magic begins

The Three Steps To Make Google’s Vision For Education A Reality

The Three Steps To Make Google’s Vision For Education A Reality

Instead of sitting exams marked by teachers, students could be assessed by multinationals such as Nike, in a Google vision for education (Photo by Chris Radburn – PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images) Few people would argue that education is on the cusp of transformational change – unless it is to say it is already [...]

June 22, 2018 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on The Three Steps To Make Google’s Vision For Education A Reality

Vitamin C deficiency can spoil the best weight loss plan, here’s what to do

Vitamin C deficiency can spoil the best weight loss plan, here’s what to do

If you love citrus fruits and can’t resist eating them, then chances are you are not deficient in Vitamin C. But if you are suffering from bleeding gums, or skin problems, then you may be lacking in this crucial vitamin. Vitamin C is a water soluble vitamin that is required in protein metabolism, plays a role [...]

June 7, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Vitamin C deficiency can spoil the best weight loss plan, here’s what to do

Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s Hill House was designed from the inside out

Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s Hill House was designed from the inside out

To mark 150 years since the birth of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, we’re looking back at five influential projects that defined his career. First up is Hill House in Helensburgh, widely recognised as the Scottish architect’s most important residential work. Hill House exemplifies Mackintosh’s approach to combining traditional Scottish values with modern international ideas. Located in Helensburgh, around [...]

June 6, 2018 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s Hill House was designed from the inside out

Amazon’s offering a rare discount on the adapter that speeds up your Fire TV Stick or 4K Fire TV

Amazon’s offering a rare discount on the adapter that speeds up your Fire TV Stick or 4K Fire TV

\ At just $17, the UGREEN Ethernet Adapter for Fire TV Stick and All-New Fire TV is the best accessory you can buy if you have a streaming device from Amazon. Rather than rely on spotty Wi-Fi, this great adapter lets you connect your streaming dongle to Ethernet for the fastest, most reliable connection possible. And yes, [...]

June 6, 2018 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Amazon’s offering a rare discount on the adapter that speeds up your Fire TV Stick or 4K Fire TV

Poha for weight loss, dieticians on why it’s the healthiest Indian breakfast

Poha for weight loss, dieticians on why it’s the healthiest Indian breakfast

Poha is a popular Indian breakfast made with beaten rice which has variations in different parts of the country. In Uttar Pradesh and some parts of Rajasthan, poha is served topped with bhujia and some jalebis on the side. In Maharashtra, potatoes are added to poha along with green chutney and sev on top. You [...]

June 4, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Poha for weight loss, dieticians on why it’s the healthiest Indian breakfast

Vista Alegre: The privilege of porcelain

Vista Alegre: The privilege of porcelain

Portuguese ceramic brand Vista Alegre launches operations in India When designer Gauri Khan visited Maison et Objet earlier this year, one of the brands she was looking forward to was Vista Alegre (VA). She called their latest collaboration with French design house Christian Lacroix “bold, vibrant and fun, and a must-have for fashionable homes”. Fortunately, [...]

May 23, 2018 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Vista Alegre: The privilege of porcelain

The dilapidated Victorian house that’s now ‘indestructible’

The dilapidated Victorian house that’s now ‘indestructible’

 Living new broom: The sheepskin rug was an eBay find, and the sofas are heirlooms that have been reupholstered. Photograph: Ben Anders for the Observer Rebuilt and filled with reclaimed pieces, this family home in north-west London has been given a new lease of life Flora Bathurst is surveying her back garden with dismay: scattered [...]

May 23, 2018 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on The dilapidated Victorian house that’s now ‘indestructible’