Sunday Zodiac: These signs are likely to be shopaholics

Some people are good at saving money and are borderline stingy, too. But, there are some others who are so crazy about shopping that they live like a pauper by the end of each month. Zodiac signs play an important role in deciding the traits of a person. Popular astrologer Pandit Jagannath Guruji tells us … Read more

Finance ministry extends GST compensation cess levy till March 2026

Days ahead of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meeting, the Ministry of Finance has notified an extension of the levy and collection of compensation cess under the indirect tax regime till March 2026. This extension of cess levy is in line with an earlier approval accorded by the GST Council last year for … Read more

Harbor, Pullman explore mental illness with humor in new London play

“Stranger Things” star David Harbor says his own experiences with mental illness inspired parts of his new London play “Mad House”, a dark comedy written by acclaimed author Theresa Rebeck. The 47-year-old actor, who recently told Britain’s Big Issue magazine he was institutionalized and diagnosed with bipolar disorder at 26, said his conversations with the … Read more

Some lifestyle changes women in their 40s should incorporate

In every decade of their lives, women ought to take care of their own health and well-being. As they progress in age, there are many health issues that come to the fore that include, among other things, bone and muscle aches, weight fluctuations, skin problems, etc. Buy Now | Our best subscription plan now has … Read more

Kim Kardashian talks about valuing health and making lifestyle changes post Met Gala weight loss

Kim Kardashian is busy juggling her career and personal life, raising her four kids after divorce from rapper Kanye ‘Ye’ West, and exploring a new romance with comedian Pete Davidson. Buy Now | Our best subscription plan now has a special price The reality TV star and SKIMS founder recently made an appearance on the … Read more

Yoga’s still postures give you happy hormones, manage chronic stress

The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, considered to be a collective authoritative text on the practice and philosophy of yoga, were compiled by the sage Patanjali at least 1,700 years ago. They outline the “eight limbs of yoga”, which teach us the ways in which one can live a yogic life. They also describe the result … Read more

‘Sickle cell disease needs to be notified’

Sickle cell disease, a blood disorder, remains a public health challenge in India, which is estimated to have the second highest burden after Nigeria. “There is an urgent need to notify sickle cell disease,” says Gautam Dongre, Secretary, National Alliance of Sickle Cell Organizations (NASCO). “SCD as a condition is often misdiagnosed as any other … Read more

How to prioritize mental health by giving your mind some rest

Just like the rest of the organs of the body, the mind needs rest, too. It is the most active organ which is always buzzing with information – something is constantly being processed, filtered out, and registered. Buy Now | Our best subscription plan now has a special price Amid an influx of information, it … Read more

‘Snacking rituals, farting competitions’: KK’s daughter remembers his ‘unconditional love’

Singer Krishnakumar Kunnath – popularly known as KK – died May 31 following a cardiac arrest while performing at a concert in Kolkata. His demise came as a rude shock to his fans, but for his family, it has been a constant reminder of the pain of having lost a very important member. Buy Now … Read more

‘Immunity conferred by Omicron is lower than Delta’

Once again, Covid-19 has spiralled in Maharashtra with the positivity rate hovering around 10 per cent. As of June 16, active cases stood at 20,634, a 13-fold spike from May 16, when the total number was just 1,526. Not only that, cases are jumping with alarming speed in most metros. Q) A lot of previously … Read more