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Broken heart syndrome, whose official nomenclature in Takotsubo syndrome, includes shortness of breath and chest pain. (Photo: Pixabay)

Here's why losing loved one can really break your heart

According to scientists, extreme emotional stress triggers a storm in the immune system which overwhelms the organ.

The first-in-class molecule shuts down oestrogen-sensitive breast cancer in a new way, researchers said. (Photo: Pixabay)

New potential breast cancer drug identified

The potential drug offers hope for patients whose breast cancer has become resistant to traditional therapies.

Risk of depression seems only in daughters, not in sons.

Post-natal depression in father may be experienced in teenage daughters

Girls whose father experienced depression after their birth were themselves at greater risk of the condition.

People with hearing problem have trouble to communicate leads to depression.

In elderly hearing loss may cause depression, says study

Treatment on hearing loss is always neglected as an age-related problem, triggers to depression.

Asthma leads to inflammation and narrowing of the airways, and to bring immediate relief and avoid complications inhalation therapy is being insisted upon.

Dealing with asthma effectively

There are a lot of myths related to asthma that delay treating the disease which can be controlled quite effectively.


Our immense love for handloom and art made us take a small but steady step towards Suta, say the founders Sujata and Taniya.

Suta sends handwoven love from looms to both mothers and daughters

Brainchild of Su-Sujata and Ta-Taniya, Suta was born when duo realised they were bent towards entrepreneurship.

This model is seen wearing a ruched gold dress that is bound to make an instant statement!

Ruching out with elan!

Described as a romantic take on bodycon, this trend has been identified as one of the looks to watch out for in 2019.

Priyanka Chopra

Resolutions on point

Many people inquire about ways to get a glowing and radiant skin to start January with.

A matching gold embroidered cape is just what you need to make a statement.

‘Cape’ of good hope

For that sweeping and majestic look, that gives you a regal air, try this haute new trend if you want to make a dramatic entry at a party.


Kheema Paratha

Rich and yummy

Here are three famous and delicious North Indian dishes recipes from the Street Food festival held at Holiday Inn, Kochi.

The study found that people sensitive to the bitter flavours of quinine and of PROP, a synthetic taste related to the compounds in cruciferous vegetables, avoided coffee.

Here's why we like the bitter taste of coffee

People with ability to taste coffee's bitterness, particularly distinct bitter flavour of caffeine, learn to associate good things with it.

The Pot of Gold by Butterfly High

Twist in the ale

Ever considered adding beer to your cocktails? International beer day is just the day to experiment.

A mead tasting session at Khar Social

Tasting God’s favourite drink

It is a plus that a lot of the meads created by Moonshine Meadery explore flavours that are sure to appeal to the Indian palate.

Eggnog is cold and sweet beverage consumed as a riff on classical French vanilla ice cream or custard.

Eggnog is the addiction to new year

Rich in milk, cream, and whipped egg whites eggnog is surely the beverage for new year.


A thousand ships descend upon a stretch of beach no longer than 5 km.

The graveyard

As the sun rises on this gloomy town, the men get to work.

Every destination offers a unique platform to host a wedding.

Here are 3 trending wedding destinations

Destination weddings are becoming increasingly popular as they lend an air of exoticness and magnificence to the marriage event.

US hosts some of the biggest and most widely televised New Year’s Eve events in the world.

Here are 9 awesome spots to celebrate New Year's Eve in the US

US hosts some of the biggest and most widely televised New Year’s Eve events in the world.

Both climbers had completed training and scaled two smaller peaks.

Widows of two sherpa climbers to scale Everest to set example for single women

Mount Everest has been climbed by 4,833 people since it was first scaled by New Zealander Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa.


Representational Image. (Photo: Pixabay)

Stolen Picasso resurfaces in Romania six years later

Anti-organized crime prosecutors are investigating the circumstances.

Sini training children

Joys of recycling

Through project Kalivandi, Sini is collecting waste from Kerala’s schools and turning it into toys.

Narayan Seva Sansthan hosted Divya Heroes 2019- Divyang Talent & fashion Show at JVPD ground in Mumbai.

Divya Heroes 2019: Differently abled models walked down the ramp in Mumbai

The Divyang models took to the stage to participate in four-round fashion show based on different categories.

An empanelled artiste with the ICCR, she conducts workshops demonstrations and travels widely within the country.

Ace danseuse Dakshina Vaidyanathan Baghel to stage craft at Kerala’s Soorya Festival

Dakshina has to her credit, innovative compositions like Newton’s law of Karma, Cleopatra and Nakshatra.

The signature on the painting is an algorithm that was actually used to create the artwork (Photo: AFP)

Portrait generated using AI sells for $432000 at auction

15000 classic portraits were run through software by artist Pierre Fautrel and his team to generate the picture.


The easiest option any busy parent can have is to plop the little one in front of cartoon TV or handover mobile phones. (Photo: Pixabay)

4 platforms to keep toddlers engaged

Here are tips for parents to ensure their child’s overall development with these 4 platforms.

Following it is mental –health issues which affect 26 per cent of people’s libido and having children and work follow closely with 20 per cent and 18 per cent cases. (Photo: AFP)

Stress is number one libido killer, says study

According to major survey feeling stressed puts people off intimacy more than anything else.

We-talk helps in resolving conflicts.

We talk makes healthier relationship

Couples who do we-talk generates positivity in their relationship.

(Photo: AFP)

Are love and sex separate?

For men, lovemaking is the emotional feeling that arises after the physical act takes place.

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Some doctors believe that it is more important to know the patient who has the disease.

The happiness workshop

The ancients believed that no attempt should be made to cure the body without treating the soul.

(Photo: PixabayRepresentational)

Taking protective measures

There may be tiny holes in the condom due to manufacturing defects. Though electronically tested these freak accidents do happen.

The Japanese Film Festival is here and will treat city-dwellers to the best in Japanese cinema.

Konnichiwa Mumbai

To give their patrons a compete Japanese experience, chef Yutaka Saito will be serving tasting portion of sushi.

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Double Trouble

When layers of subcutaneous fat get deposited below the chin, they start looking like a second chin.

Hawa Mahal

‘Jai’ ho from the pink city

The capital city of Rajasthan is a riot of colour. The sensory overload of beautiful sights and sounds is bound to leave you bewitched...