A WHO report said that nearly one in 20 people in India is likely to be suffering from some form of depression. Chances are, if you’re sitting in a crowded bus or train and reading this during your morning commute, someone around you is depressed. That is the state of our country in the 21st century, where life is a race against time. While many celebrities like Deepika Padukone and Kapil Sharma have spoken up about their own mental illnesses, India as a country is still hesitant to accept depression and other mental health disorders as ‘real’. As per a 2011 WHO report, India spends only 0. ...
India has a rich history that is astonishingly fascinating. Our country is known for its rich traditions, culture and heritage. Past rulers and kings of India were known for their lavish lifestyles, so much so that these royal families have built stunningly massive forts, mahals and havelis that they called ‘home’.
High paced life style, increased time tables and the desire to earn quick bucks have added to this suffering. Over worked body and mind, haphazard diet scheduling and over dependence on Junk Food also leads to such life style disorders. Insomnia can affect a person for many reasons. This disorder takes a toll on a person’s physical and mental health, both. Study says in USA 30-40% adults are affected by Insomnia, where 10-15% adults state that they are facing this disorder as a chronic one; in India more than 10 million adults are facing this sleep disorder problem.
Here is the list of all the long weekends in 2018. Start soon, plan better and make the most of the long weekends in 2018. We have you covered!
In just a few hours Salman Khan’s next film, Tiger Zinda Hai, will open in theatres. The actor hosted a special screening of his action-packed film on Thursday night and in attendance were his family members and close friends in the industry. While Salim Khan, Arbaaz Khan, Sohail Khan were the most obvious names at the screening.
The most important thing when traveling is to get lots of pictures (apart from having fun) and put it on Instagram. Is it even a vacation if you don’t post the photos to Instagram? It’s like if you didn’t click and post on Instagram, you didn’t go. From the beaches of Goa to beautiful monuments, these swoon-worthy, gorgeous places are these most Instagrammed spots of India.
India is a diverse country with many powerful people. “Power is changing hands, from dying hierarchies to living networks” – Marilyn Ferguson; power will forever change hands in any country.
The next time you’re planning a vacation in Goa, check out the fabulous places that Airbnb has on offer. The online marketplace and hospitality service has a wide variety of accommodations to chose from and promises travelers a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Take a look at these stunning images to help you make up your mind. (Image credits: Airbnb)
Rani Mukherji and Ranbir Kapoor were clicked together by the shutterbugs at a pandal on the auspicious occasion of Durga Puja. Rani and Ranbir smiled and hugged each other as they met. While Rani looked stunning in a beige sari with a bright orange blouse.
Did you know, an average woman uses 11,000- 17,000 sanitary napkins in her lifetime. Plastic blocks airflow to the vagina, which can be a direct cause of cervical cancer, UTIs, yeast infections, rashes, allergies and painful periods. This is exactly the reason why Deepanjali Damlia came up with the idea of natural and biodegradable sanitary napkins for women.
From the ancient bull-run of Jallikattu to the utterly bizarre ‘hanging by hooks’ festivals, these Indian festivals will certainly make you gulp. We bring you the 10 most dangerous festivals in India.
India, with a unique mix of cultures, religions and beliefs, is home to many languages. Languages spoken in India belong to several language families, the major ones being the Indo-Aryan languages spoken by 75% of Indians and the Dravidian languages spoken by 20% of Indians. According to Census of India of 2001, India has 122 major languages and 1599 other languages. For the convenience of people, and to make our lives easier (relatively), the Constitution of India has recognised 22 languages as the official languages of India.
“How does that work?” questions a confused Oprah to the newly married Abhishek Bachchan on learning that the actor, along with his beautiful wife lives with his parents. “How does that work?” Abhishek doesn’t wait a second to throw the ball in Oprah’s court. This exchange brings to light the world’s view on the strong concept of ‘family’ in India.
The landscape of Hampi, in Karnataka, is replete with the flows of Tungabhadra River. Situated in Patan, Gujarat, Rani Ki Vav is an ancient step-well, that was built by Rani Udaymati in 11th Century AD, to worship hallowed waters of Saraswati River. An exquisite example of subterranean architecture, Rani ki Vav is 64 meters long, 20 meters wide and 27 meters deep.
You need to make sure you have a considerable bank balance in order to survive in these cities. Here are 7 of the world's most expensive cities to live in.
A common myth is that drinking beer could be detrimental to health. On the contrary, here are reasons which prove that drinking beer in moderation could in fact prove to be good for health. Video credit: Chaitra Anand
Deepika Padukone is all set to take Rotterdam by storm as she gets ready to present the MTV EMA awards! The lovely beauty of Bollywood is seen donning a Monisha Jaising creation and is rocking the look. Take a look! (Story – PinkVilla.com; Images – Getty)