Life Style
Young designers go 'desi' with inspirations (Lifestyle Feature)

The continued efforts of veteran designers like Ritu Kumar, Sabyasachi Mukherjee and Wendell Rodricks to bring Indian textiles to the fashion forefront is motivating younger talent to value the country's rich handloom heritage instead of looking abroad for inspiration.

Say goodbye to cold with home remedies

 Winter may be on its way out, but the common cold is pretty much the year-long companion. Changes in weather lowers the immunity and increases the susceptibility to catching a cold but with a few handy, home remedies, its easy to fight the cold.

Opt for hair colour smartly

 Hair colouring seems a trend of the season with millennials opting for various shades for a nice makeover. However, there are some factors that need to be kept in mind before trying out such trends, says an expert.

Egg mask, honey: Get rid of split ends with home remedies

 With the growing fashion fiesta, hair too adds a lot to the personality. To achieve their look of choice, consumers use more hair colorants, bleaches, heating appliances causing dryness and most importantly split ends. Experts suggests that some simple steps like egg mask, honey and opting for regular hair cut can help you get rid of such hair problems.

Modi Govt puts an end to “loot” of Cardiologists, stent prices slashed by up to 85%

What you may term it as curbing the “loot” of Cardiologists, as Narindra Modi led NDA Government has reduced the prices of stent up to 85% to extend relief to the heart patients.

Marriage makes you happier

  Offering couples more reasons to celebrate love on this Valentine's Day -- and beyond, a new study has found that married people face less psychological stress than unmarried individuals.

Simple hair, makeup hacks your Valentine will love

New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) With Valentines just a day away, it's time to check simple makeup and hair hacks that can create a lasting impression on your loved one.

Three Healthy Gift Ideas for This Valentines

 Valentine’s day is just round the corner and everyone is busy buying gifts for their valentine. On Valentine’s day it is a common tradition to exchange roses, chocolates, Go out for dinner and date. These are all the common gifts that many give their loved ones. Today we at pocketnewsalert are here to give you a list of some wacky Gift Ideas for This Valentines.

Woo your date with perfect looks this V-Day

Having trouble figuring out your perfect look for this Valentine's Day? Girls can opt for lighter and neutral tones for the day and go for smokey or glitter eyes for the night look, suggests an expert.

Men, women prefer sense of humour in partner: Survey

A good sense of humour is one of the top desired qualities when both men and women look out for a dating partner, reveals a new survey by dating app Tinder.

No Valentine's Day: Love's tortured course in Cold War (Column: Bookends)

Valentine's Day is coming and as love blooms or advances for many young in age or heart, consider its course in difficult situations. Truth is the first casualty in wars, but so is romance. The conflict doesn't even need to be a shooting war - even undeclared conflicts like the Cold War can be daunting and hazardous for lovers - particularly if they are on opposing sides.

Too many lit fests but few takers

The last few years have seen a sudden rise of literary festivals across India as well as the rest of South Asia but apart from a handful of them, most struggle not only to draw audience but also to survive. The ongoing Delhi Literature Festival here is no different.

Writer Anuja Chauhan's 'love notes'

Anuja Chauhan, who has authored books like "The Zoya Factor", has crafted "Love Notes" for Valentine's Day on February 14.

Five acne-causing habits you should stop

Not washing your face with proper cleansers or consuming too much of dairy products? Quit these and more to fight acne, says an expert.

<February 2017>