Deccan Chronicle

Travel Influencers or Influenza?

Travel is back and so are ‘travel influencers’, and this time around it is after the pandemic which adds a new layer of complication to the already mangled mess. Travel influencers have always been a hot topic of debate. The Government also recently drew up guidelines that mandates influencers from explicitly stating that they are… Read More Travel Influencers or Influenza?

Seema Magazine

Interview Danseuse Geeta Chandran

Renowned classical dancer and Padmashri awardee Geeta Chandran is an artist who is adept at not just Bharatanatyam but also practices Carnatic music. Hailing from a rather conservative family, studies were always important, even as training in the arts, both Bharatanatyam and Carnatic Music that began when Chandran was just five years old. Being focused,… Read More Interview Danseuse Geeta Chandran

Seema Magazine

Recipe: Raw Mango, Pan-Seared Tuna, Charcoal Sago Crisps

A combination of tuna, sago (tapioca pearls) and raw mango may often seem rare, and it is true that when combining diverse elements, there will be hesitation. However, this is one dish where these elements come together beautifully. Raw mangoes are packed with vitamin C, vitamin A, vitamin B6, vitamin K, magnesium, calcium, iron, and… Read More Recipe: Raw Mango, Pan-Seared Tuna, Charcoal Sago Crisps

Deccan Chronicle

Responsible Advertising by Celebrities

Celebrities are routinely pulled up for endorsing products that thy do not believe in. Now that is all set to change as there will be more stringent guidelines including fines that can put them in the dock. The Department of Consumer Affairs, Government of India has notified guidelines that specify due diligence to be carried… Read More Responsible Advertising by Celebrities

Deccan Chronicle

Avoid Roaching when Dating

Is your partner lying to you constantly about their schedule and timelines? Are they non-committal and keeping you away from introducing to friends and family? These are some classic signs of roaching. Roaching is when a person is simultaneously seeing/dating/sleeping with different people. Roaches are more into casual dating and are commonly active on dating… Read More Avoid Roaching when Dating

Deccan Chronicle

Picnic Recipes

A great way to chill in the outdoors with family and friends’ picnics are always a great idea especially in the post pandemic era. Picnics have always been a fun idea especially if you were growing up in the 80’s and 90’s. In fact a picnic was a day that almost all of the family,… Read More Picnic Recipes

Fair Planet

Refugee Laws – The Need of the Hour?

As India sees an exodus of refugees from its neighbours, there is an urgent need to look at establishing a law that governs refugees in the country. With no established laws, the refugee crisis is something that needs urgent attention. India still handles illegal migrants under The Foreigners Act of 1946 in the absence of… Read More Refugee Laws – The Need of the Hour?

Deccan Chronicle

Importance of skin cleansing

The importance of cleansing well especially for acne prone skin is something that is non-negotiable. Acne is a common skin ailment that needs addressing by using the right kind of cleansers. Acne is not just on the face but also on the back and therefore the importance of a proper cleansing routine can hardly be… Read More Importance of skin cleansing

Deccan Chronicle

Acidity – answering the burning question

Nikhil Chaudhary, Holistic Nutritionist, Entrepreneur and Author explains why acidity cannot be controlled only by medication. Acidity and heartburn are issues that plague not just adults but also children. Just think of how often you experience heartburn, frequent burps and indigestion and you can easily understand that this issue cannot be overlooked. In his book… Read More Acidity – answering the burning question

Hotelier India

Hotels and Sustainability

Hotels are being designed to incorporate environmental consciousness and are employing holistic ecological practices to make a difference to the planet. Hoteliers and designers are using a ‘three-zero-concept’ approach, using local construction materials and skills (zero kilometers), prioritizing energy management and lower emissions (zero carbon dioxide), and introducing life-cycle management into the building process (zero… Read More Hotels and Sustainability