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Researchers have found those with broader facial features are also more aggressive and sexually driven. (Photo: Pixabay)

Wider face hints at higher sex drive among men, says study

Research finds those with wider faces are more relaxed about casual sex and have tendencies such as prejudice and psychopathic traits.

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India hailed for cutting child mortality rate by 1 million

Researchers not the government of India has modestly increased its traditionally low level of public spending on health.

Since the skin is the largest organ of the body, it lets out toxins and germs by the thousands.

Here are skin infections people may pick up at the gym

Working out in a gym where people are perspiring all around, makes one really susceptible to picking out quite a few unwanted conditions.

The child is said to have healthy limbs and is breathing properly (Photo: YouTube)

Parents refuse to abandon child born with bulging eyes even as locals call it 'alien'

The father of the boy was stunned at first but accepted the child as god's will and hopes he has a long life.

Many people have historically assumed that nuts - an energy-dense, high-fat food - are not a good choice for individuals who want to lose weight (Photo: AFP)

Adding nuts to diet can reduce risk of obesity

The study found that participants gained a mean average of 2.1 kilogrammes during the five-year period.


Alia Bhatt, Kangana Ranaut and Deepika Padukone.

A classic check mate

Checks isn’t restricted to a board game, floor tiles or a picnic blanket anymore.

Creations from Manav Gangwani

Animal instincts

Animal-inspired prints and patterns are the hautest catch this season.

Kriti took to the ramp looking pretty in a midnight blue high-waisted lehenga with lotus thread and small cutdana embroidery highlighted with 3D mirror and thread work. (Photo: Shripad Naik)

Lakme Fashion Week: Thoughts brought to life in fabric

While many designers ushered in the festive and winter season with glamorous bridal and festive wear at Lakme Fashion Week.


Prachi Gupta

Granola's girl Friday

Starting a healthy food business through word of mouth, Prachi Gupta is hoping to change mindsets with her wholesome line of products.

Nischita Babu

Nuts over chocolate

Nischita Babu is a city-based fashion and lifestyle blogger at MyBlackSkirt.

The new chocolate, named Ruby for its red hue is only the fourth ever type to be created since the white version in the 1930s. (Photo: Youtube screengrab)

Now, a new kind of chocolate created in over eighty years

Chocolate firm claims that they have created a fourth type of chocolate, the first new kind in over eight decades.

Items like Coffee Liqueurs and Irish Cream can enhance the flavor and texture of cold desserts and shakes or coffee.

Spirit-u-al Cooking

Cooking with various alcohols is gaining much popularity. Here are a few recipes using wines, vodka and tequila by Masterchef Puneet Mehta.

Dhansak Rice Bowl

Make this Navroz special with this delectable dish

We share recipe for Dhansak rice bowl so that you can savour the flavours of Parsi cuisine.


Lioness emerges from a bush along with her cub. (Photo: Nirmalya Banerjee)

Walk with the big cats in Kenya, with an Indian guide

Private conservancies in Kenya, though costly, offer a more authentic experience for wildlife enthusiasts.

The narrow lanes in Gothic Quarter.

Take a stroll in Barcelona

The best way to explore the Spanish charm is on foot, as you sip a hot chocolate.

One can see a lot of picnic spots while  driving through Scotland.

Vroom with a view in Scotland

Most of the trees outside the distilleries have become black because of the fumes that emit from the distillers.

Vimal Geethanandan

Travelling the tough way

Here’s how Vimal Geethanandan travelled across the country in nine months without spending any money.


Director of the Bolshoi Theatre Vladimir Urin gestures while speaking to the media at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow. (Photo: AP)

Bolshoi tries to quell scandal after halting Nureyev premiere

The ballet has been hotly anticipated given Nureyev’s legacy, after his defection to the West and his death from an AIDS-related illness in 1993.

Ability Unlimited Bharatanatyam.

What does it take to dance?

Wheelchair dances in India are mostly group performances based on classical, Bollywood, creative movement fusion and folk dance traditions.

Thomas Vo Van Tao

‘Dance is genderless’

With an aim to defy all preconceived norms about men in classical dance, this artist is all pumped up for his upcoming performance.

A file photo of  John Lasseter at the Disney premiere of Moana in Hollywood, California. (Photo: AFP)

A Disney man to infinity and beyond

The revelation inspired him to become one of history’s most successful and important animators, rivalled perhaps only by his friend.

Pandits Rajan and Sajan Mishra.

The embodiment of Banaras

“Sehajta” (natural state of being, innate) in this city is incomparable, nowhere else in the world will you experience this.


Aseem Arora

I haven’t seen God but I’ve seen my mom, says Aseem Arora

She allowed me to pursue my dreams and come to Mumbai at a young age.

Women prefer kisses and hugs with loved ones to get their day off on a happier note. (Photo: Pixabay)

No sex for men in mornings, they want Facebook

According to research, social media rituals have become more important that intimate moments with partners in the mornings for men.

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Parents, as long as you are fighting right, your kid is fine

How you handle conflict will reveal how secure your child feels in the home environment.

The vagina is a muscular tube where intercourse takes place (Photo: Pixabay)

50 percent men are unable to identify a vagina correctly

Many men thought of the vulva with the labia and clitoris as the vagina.

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Mexico City is built on deep, soft soil which instead of cushioning the city from earthquakes, exaggerates their effects. (Photo: AP)

Soft soil makes Mexico City shake like it was built on jelly

Mexico City is built on deep, soft soil which instead of cushioning the city from earthquakes, exaggerates their effects.

Condoms remain the most effective method for protection (Photo: Pixabay)

Throat cancer caused by oral sex can be prevented by charcoal toothpaste

Bacteria has a natural tendency to absorb to bacteria and can help since bacterias enter the mouth during oral sex.

File photo of a loggerhead sea turtle, is released back into the gulf after being treated for pneumonia at Gulf World Marine Institute, in Inlet Beach, Fla. (Photo: AP)

Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction

Massive efforts to save the egg-laying turtles by changing fishing nets and creating protected and darkened beaches are working

Although more than half said they had felt discriminated against when they looked for housing because of their names. (Photo: Facebook/Cynthia Deboutinkhar)

EU survey finds Muslims willing to embrace non-Muslims

Although more than half said they had felt discriminated against when they looked for housing because of their names.

The network will see robot couriers, who can fly, shuttling blood and pathology samples between hospital labs and clinics. (Photo: AFP)

For first time ever, drones to supply blood to hospitals in Switzerland

Matternet says that robot couriers will launch from stations that automatically replace the batteries and cargo.