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Deekshita Baruah


Deekshita Baruah is a Copy Editor working with The Indian Express.

Keeping it desi: Saris are the hottest Bollywood picks this season; see pics
Wed, Feb 07, 2018

We have hardly come across anyone who is not in awe of the six-yard wonder. For years, saris have continued to make an impression, whether its the simple chiffon, floral ones popularised by Bollywood beauties during the '70s or the current fringe and deconstructed wonders. Here's a look at how B-town beauties are currently embracing it.

Eat with your eyes first: How to make Peach Plum Rose Tart
Thu, Feb 08, 2018

Love desserts? We think you should give this Peach Plum Rose Tart recipe a try. It's different than your regular chocolate tart and is perfect to share with your friends and family during high tea over the weekend.

Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2018: Shriya Som’s ‘Summer Love’ collection is an ode to the new age femmepreneur
Fri, Feb 02, 2018

Designer Shriya Bhupal's haute bohème collection is about flirty ruffles, tiers and florals in sheer tulles and breezy silks. In an interview with the indianexpress.com, the designer talks about how it is a perfect reflection of the new age femmepreneur.

Disha Patani CHEATS on her diet with this one weakness; find out what
Wed, Sep 13, 2017

Even though Disha Patani follows a protein and fibre-rich diet on most days, she cheats on weekends!

Food that tastes so nice, you say it twice: Burma Burma
Wed, Jun 14, 2017

Burmese food finds a special place of honour among Indian foodies

AIFW Autumn/Winter 2017: Some kulhad chai, crisp matthis and Samant Chauhan’s golden collection
Thu, Mar 16, 2017

Designer Samant Chauhan revisited his childhood memories and celebrated his bond with Assam through the golden threads - Muga silk.

Of Italiano delicacies and wood-fired pizzas at Bella Cucina
Fri, Jan 06, 2017

You should definitely try out the Compressed Beetroot with Goat Cheese Snow Salad and Garlic and Spinach Risotto.

New Year’s Eve party dress-up dilemma? Pernia Qureshi helps out
Fri, Dec 30, 2016

Update your LBD by pairing it with a bomber jacket and sneakers or pair a metallic crop top with a plain bottom and a jacket.

New on the Block: Taj Palace’s Spicy Duck offers authentic Chinese with a modern twist
Thu, Sep 29, 2016

Led by expat chefs Cheang Chee Leong and Chee Kuai Oon, this place attempts to retain the authenticity of original Chinese dishes and create a cozy ambiance that's still luxury dining.

Want some Chinese food? When in doubt, head to ‘The China Kitchen’
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

To start with, this place has a dimsum section which is absolutely mindblowing -- with 29 different varieties of this finger-sized delight to choose from!

Sitting pretty in fussy clothes, looking like a doll is just not enough: Payal Khandwala
Sun, Aug 28, 2016

Payal Khandwala's muse for her latest collection is not content playing princess. She would rather be king.

Ashish N Soni’s LFW collection inspired by Marilyn Monroe and Madonna, but with a contemporary twist
Tue, Aug 23, 2016

The designer talks about his collection at the upcoming Lakme Fashion Week, the three things that Indian men should experiment more with and why he thinks Ranveer Singh has the best sense of style in Bollywood.

Food Guide: These 3 Japanese restaurants in Delhi are redefining the cuisine for the Indian palate; here’s how
Tue, Aug 09, 2016

We bring you the top three places in Delhi you should definitely visit. Just go with an open mind and please don't look for Indianised flavours there.

I would like to dress up Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh on their wedding day: Sabyasachi
Wed, Aug 10, 2016

We caught up with Sabyasachi Mukherjee about his upcoming LFW collection, the Indian celebs he would love to dress up and his source of inspiration on days when he is really low.

Wonder weaves: How these Kutchi women wove themselves a successful life and career
Wed, Aug 03, 2016

It all started in 1969, when Chanda K Shroff visited Gujarat in a bid to help drought victims during a famine relief project run by Ramakrishna Mission.

VJ Bani breaks stereotypes, lifts weight in the gym like a boss: Here’s how it can help women
Sat, Jul 30, 2016

Here's how defying stereotypes in the gym can sometimes work out for the better.

Because it’s fun: How about some Pokemon Go nail art?
Sat, Jul 30, 2016

Love Pokemon Go? Catch them all, on your nails!

Cleansers, moisturisers, sunscreens: How to use these common skincare products right
Fri, Jul 29, 2016

Say yes to healthy, glowing skin with these expert tips.

Say yes to fitness with this healthy Chicken Mushroom Lasagna recipe
Fri, Jul 29, 2016

This could turn out to be your new 'favourite' comfort food.

Ready in 30 mins or less: These crab recipes by chef Vikas Khanna are ideal for a lazy brunch
Thu, Jul 21, 2016

Yearning for some good food? Stop looking outside, instead polish your culinary skills with these super easy recipes by chef Vikas Khanna.

Weekend fitness tips from Deepika Padukone’s trainer
Thu, Jul 28, 2016

There's no fancy equipment involved here. You can do it at the comfort of your home. No room for excuses now!

A pack of women bikers ride up to the ‘holy grail’ of motorcycling in Ladakh
Sat, Jul 09, 2016

Royal Enfield’s maiden edition of Himalayan Odyssey - Women (HO-W) scheduled to start on July 9, which comprises only women bikers, and an all-female contingent.

5 common monsoon skin problems and how to fix them
Sat, Jul 30, 2016

Most of these problems are not life-threatening but the unwillingness to visit a doctor/dermatologist can up the risk and severity of the condition.

Changing trends of tattooing in India: It’s more customised now, but do you know the 3W formula?
Fri, Jun 17, 2016

From the tribes of India, to pop culture, and now as symbolism for personal life-stories, tattooing and tattoos in India have come a long way.

10 steps: How to nail the perfect smoky eye
Sat, Jun 11, 2016

Timelessly sexy, getting a smokey eye's never been easy but here are a few tricks that can help you achieve it.

Sonakshi Sinha on body-shaming, diets, food faves and love for nail paints
Fri, May 20, 2016

Actress Sonakshi Sinha never had it easy in the glamorous but ruthless film industry. Yet, she persevered with a positive attitude, an upward style graph, and is now even equipped with some Mixed Martial Arts moves to tackle persistent cyberbullies (pun intended!).

Busting myths around breastfeeding
Tue, Aug 08, 2017

There are a lot of myths surrounding breastfeeding that have led to a decline in the practice. But doctors and experts have repeatedly stressed on its importance and here's why it is important.

Sweet musings: These easy-to-make desserts will make your heart skip a beat
Wed, Apr 06, 2016

End your meal with these perfect pralines or simply gobble them down with some tea. The choice is yours.

Food review: When IIT Delhi meets Mumbai’s Vada Pav at City Socialite, it’s a smashing hit
Thu, Mar 17, 2016

Their classic grilled fish will make you want to lick your plate and their pav will take you on a journey to Mumbai roadside stalls where Maharashtrian aunties sell their fare near the beach.

Women on top: Six Indian entrepreneurs who’ve found their place in the sun
Fri, Mar 18, 2016

They are known for defying stereotypes and spearheading companies. They are woman of substance. Here's a look at six female entrepreneurs and their journey.

Women’s Day special: Celebs on their favourite woman
Tue, Mar 08, 2016

The fight is far from over, but you can't ignore the fact that women have come a long way since the celebration of the first International Women's Day in 1908. On this special occasion, we caught up with the stars.

Designer Rohit Bal talks about his upcoming collection at Lakme Fashion Week and more
Sat, Apr 02, 2016

Rohit Bal believes in breaking conventions and he does it in style.

Diet and workout tips to stay fit in your 30s
Fri, Feb 19, 2016

Don't let fitness take a backseat with the mid-life crises of your 30s.

Simple yet dazzling: Your 10-step guide to exquisite bridal day wear make-up
Wed, Feb 10, 2016

This bridal season, keep it simple.

Nine steps: How to get the perfect cocktail party make-up
Wed, May 11, 2016

Getting this cocktail party make-up is easier than you think.

Thank God, these weird fashion trends of 2015 are not hot anymore!
Thu, Jan 28, 2016

New Year means out with the old and in with the new and the same goes for trends. We finally get to take the trends we’ve been dying over on the runways and work them into our own wardrobes. But before we do that, here's a look at the weirdest trends of 2015 that took the world by storm.