Thanks to social media and the ever enthusiast paparazzi we have stayed abreast of the advancements in her life, if anyone has stolen her thunder, much to our delight its none other than the cherubic Taimur Ali Khan. Motherhood introduces a myriad changes in women, for Kareena, all of these changes have compounded to mold her into the best version of herself. Taimur, reminding many of the atrocious emperor that lived long ago, evoked sentiments no parents wish for their child.
“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.
Its a weird weird world – this film industry, I tell you. Don’t let them fool you with these beautiful faces and hearty smiles that easily conceal those real feelings they harbour deep within. You may smile ear to ear and feign as much cordiality – but we know you can’t stand each other one bit.
“Till death do us apart” is just another dated expression with limited to no implication or emotion in 2017 Earth.
When I met Nayana last time, I felt like her outlook on life had changed tremendously. Gone were her outbursts of laughter as well as her short temper, only to be replaced by a lackadaisical attitude towards life. Nayana, a devout Catholic, was in favour of arranged marriage, and she felt she found the right guy in Alex, an enthusiastic, approachable guy with a happy go lucky attitude.
It takes two to carve a wise and virtuous human being out of the impressionable mind of a naïve child – one plays the good cop, the other the bad cop. In most families, it’s the father that wilfully dons the bad cop’s uniform. Many of us have grown up bearing his strict silhouette in our memories, holding ourselves from sharing who knows how many emotions from our bad cop. This father day make your dad a soothing cuppa, lean next to him, and tell him these six things you always wanted to.
The criticisms directed at video gaming are plentiful with cynics voicing their concerns about the behavioural effects of first-person shooters and fighting games. Only to find that those who played video games for at least an hour a day had a lower likelihood of premature ejaculation that those who didn’t. The study also revealed that gamers reported having a lower sexual desire, which researchers said could be down to video games being stressful to play.
These actresses are your ideal daughter-in-law, sister-in-law or wife – Oh, the ever so sacrificing woman of India, the manifestation of familial virtues that would submit to every brutality presented to her by life to uphold the dignity of marriage and relationship. Honestly though, all that self-deprivation looks fine on screen, not so great in real life. For when the blow strikes your face, ladies, retiring to the kitchen and shedding tears in silence isn’t the best choice. Learn the art of life from your favourite telly actresses who combated domestic violence and dealt with it.
Gone are the days of white clad, pitiable mothers in the entertainment. The new wave of television introduced in the wake of this millennium marked a change in how the country wanted to see its mothers.
Mother’s day in India will be celebrated on Sunday, May 14th this year. Ideally every single day of the year should be dedicated in appreciation of the woman to whom we owe our very being.
Maybe we are taking notes from the west, emulating their parenting style, but each one of us has had that one haunting encounter with a belan, karchhi, comb, hanger or the good ole hawai chappal that was the brand of Indian parenting, back in the day. Ronith Shah, recollects the evening his dad had yet to return from work, mom was in the kitchen, and he found an ideal juncture to pocket a cigarette from dad’s night stand’s drawer.
The heap of resentment on the other end may eventually lead your relationship towards a fall out as minute things often create hollows in relationships that appear strong on the outside only waiting to break apart by the mildest push in the wrong direction. If most of your time is consumed in finding flaws in your partner, drawing comparisons with your friends, friends’ partner, or colleagues and discovering the many ways they fall short to others, perhaps you are the one at fault. Nothing sabotages a relationship than comparing your partner’s inadequacies to someone else’s merits.
Scenes where someone runs into a wedding, tears streaming down their face and trying to stop a ceremony are typically reserved for Hollywood movies. Another guest shared a tale about their friend’s wedding where the bride's parents were “super conservative” and didn’t like the fact the groom was 10 years older and had been previously divorced.
It’s been 10 beautiful years that the most beautiful woman in the world broke a million hearts and tied knot with the very handsome Abhishek Bachchan. When invited to share his opinion on his wife’s performance in Jazzba, he detailed his admiration of Aishwarya, “To start with you have to understand that she is an actor who started her career with a de-glamorous film like ‘Iruvar’.
Swaraj and I were high school sweethearts. 6 years later when I stumbled upon his profile on Facebook, I was taken by surprise. The coffee date crossed its limits, Swaraj ended up spending the night at my apartment instead of the 5 star accommodation provided by his office.
In this special series of real life love stories for Valentine’s Day, we asked you to share how you met the love of your life. Here, one of our readers and Yahoo colleague, Sanjog and Rahul talk about love and relationships, as they get married today, on the day of love. Stay tuned for more such real life love stories, this whole month. To share your own love saga, write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org, with a picture of you and your partner, and we will feature the best one here.
Remember those days of bachelorhood when February 14 was an eagerly awaited day- full of romance and togetherness. Now you are married, but why should the day be any different? Do not believe all those who say that love diminishes after marriage. In fact, your wedding can be a new freedom to express love with no insecurities or boundaries attached. The advantage of being married is that you always have your beloved with you. Make the most of this advantage, and read here about some of the exciting ways to celebrate your first Valentine's Day after marriage.
Once you are in love,romance starts filling in the aisles of your thought space, soon all of your thoughts will be drenched in romance and everything would seem to be sweet and rosy. Then next step in romance is the chase, now you need to express the love inside , and find out if they feel the same for you. You can either see or do nothing else but focus on the love of your life, as romance encompasses your entire existence.
When you are in love, every single day becomes worth celebrating. And, Valentine’s Day is one occasion when you absolutely do not want to miss being with your special someone, and go that extra mile to make them feel loved. Couples all over the world make plans days ahead of February 14 to create fond memories. But, what if you are in a long-distance relationship? Being all by yourself, with your partner miles away on Valentine’s Day can be tough. ...
Having tried all the chocolates at Hershey’s and ice creams at Cold Stone Creamery, by now you must have identified the futility of the age old tips in getting you through these rough times. A relationship is beyond a Facebook status, and we can’t deny the huge dent it leaves in our hearts.
Aamir Khan and his family recently went to Panchgani, Maharashtra where the Dangal star celebrated his 11th wedding anniversary with wife Kiran Rao. Amid the blockbuster success of his latest film Dangal, Aamir Khan attempted to avoid the paparazzi and media’s prying eyes and had a secluded vacation in the hill station. The couple was soon joined by the Dangal cast, director Nitesh Tiwari, ex-CEO of UTV group Ronnie Screwvala and poet/lyricist Prasoon Joshi.