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PARMITA UNIYAL

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Works as a journalist with Indian Express Online. Loves writing short stories and lucid-dreaming in free time.

A mystery, a mobile and a murder: This drug addict’s transformation story is unique
Wed, Mar 25, 2015

A drug addict receives a cellphone as a birthday present. He is intrigued because he doesn't know who the sender is.

This guy wrote love poem to his boyfriend everyday for 420 days
Fri, Mar 20, 2015

Crist Chrysler, a collegiate lacrosse player wrote one poem everyday for 420 days at stretch, when he and his boyfriend ended up at different colleges.

15 greetings from around the world
Mon, Mar 16, 2015

Did you know that people 'stick out their tongues' to greet each other in Tibet and 'raise their eyebrows' to acknowledge presence in Marshall Islands.

Watch video: Why this loving husband follows his wife all day for her sake
Tue, Mar 17, 2015

A young married couple had everything they want for a happy loving life. Then one fine day, something happened to the wife.

Watch video: Here’s why India beeps and bans things
Fri, Mar 13, 2015

We ban what we can't digest. We ban what we want to sweep under the carpet. And we also ban things that are of little importance.

Sea is the hero and the villain in Manveen S Anand’s crime thriller
Fri, Mar 13, 2015

The book is engaging in parts; though the plot looks predictable in the beginning, you can never guess what happens towards the end.

Indian Express sets up a sexual harassment complaints committee
Wed, Mar 18, 2015

In accordance with The Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013, The Indian Express Ltd has set up an Internal Complaints Committee (ICC) to address complaints of sexual harassment at workplace.

Women, don’t wait for a man to protect you, it’s your fight
Tue, Mar 10, 2015

But do you really believe in what you are sharing in social media? Do you have the courage to fight a molester in real life?

365 shades of love: Man proposes to girlfriend everyday for a year
Mon, Mar 09, 2015

One proposal probably wasn't enough for him, so he decided to propose to his ladylove 365 times.

Bipasha Basu opens up about her decade-long romance with fitness
Fri, Feb 27, 2015

Bipasha Basu tells Parmita Uniyal how fitness transformed her attitude towards life and made her a balanced person.

Watch video: Meditate with open eyes to find inner bliss, here’s how
Mon, Feb 23, 2015

It's high time, we look for other ways to meditate; instead of closing eyes and sitting, we can very well meditate with our eyes open and going about our chores.

Girls watch this video before dating a Delhi guy
Fri, Feb 20, 2015

The typical Delhi guy doesn't hesitate in buttering anyone for his special jugaad just as he doesn't mind the extra butter in his butter chicken with butter naans.

Watch: Girl confuses love with money, in the end money is what she’s left with
Thu, Feb 19, 2015

That's Love Aaj Kal for you. Super fast. Quick to come, quick to vanish, well captured in this video.

Watch: Man regrets not writing this love letter before, and now it’s too late
Wed, Feb 18, 2015

Are you making beautiful memories with your loved one? If not, wake up and do it now.

Watch: A 5-year-old child labour goes to McDonald’s for the first time
Wed, Feb 18, 2015

When somebody tapped on his shoulder and said - come inside, it was probably one of his wildest dreams coming true.

Top 10 excuses to skip work on a Monday
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

It's not less than a feat to get an off on Monday. Tweeple suggest creative ways to take off on a deadly day.

Happy Valentine’s Day: How love changes from 16 to 60
Fri, Feb 13, 2015

When we posed this question to different generations, we learnt that love evolves as we age and tends to become universal.

This video will inspire you to take that first step, and be a winner
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

So how many times have you given up on a task at the last moment since you had lost all hope?

How to be sensitive to people with depression
Tue, Feb 03, 2015

The loneliness felt by depressed people is often aggravated by their loved ones leaving them in lurch emotionally.

3 Idiots actor Olivier Lafont on turning author with Warrior
Fri, Jan 30, 2015

Olivier Lafont, the man who dons many hats opens up on his first novel that he originally envisioned as a Hollywood action film.

Oh Obama, if only you could see the real Delhi
Sun, Jan 25, 2015

US President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will be in New Delhi for three days during Republic Day.

Republic Day Week: Top weekend getaways from Delhi and Mumbai
Fri, Jan 23, 2015

If you haven't travelled in last year, you can thank 2015 for its extended weekends, after New Year's, Republic Day long weekend is here!

Ten things you can learn from Deepika and other depression survivors
Mon, Mar 23, 2015

We scoured the net for stories of people who fought and won their battle against depression and this is what we learnt.

Meditate and relax with Deepak Chopra’s Non Local App
Wed, Jan 14, 2015

The app may help in reducing the stress levels of people who are victims of over-use of technology, work-life imbalance and relationship problems.

I drink because I want to get a heart attack: Stupid reasons to drink
Mon, Jan 05, 2015

A weak moment, a feeble promise, a stupid excuse is enough to leave a permanent damage to all the real things in life

Best of New Year 2015 resolutions from across the web
Wed, Dec 31, 2014

If you haven't made up your mind yet about what you want from the coming year, you can take a cue from these resolutions.

10 lessons of life penned down by kids
Fri, Dec 26, 2014

You can't turn back the clock, but you can certainly learn some valuable lessons of life from your "kid self".

I would have hugged you one last time: An imagined letter from a ‘dead’ child to his mom
Mon, Dec 22, 2014

The imagined account of a dead child by Emotional Fulls sends chills down the spine.

Top viral spoof videos that took internet by storm in 2014
Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Nothing works on the video platform better than spoofs. Presenting five spoofs that went viral on the web in 2014.

Watch video: This love story has a twist, but not a happy one
Mon, Dec 15, 2014

Romance is in the air. Tables are set. Candles have been lit. A perfect love story? Not really.

Samosa is healthier than Pizza: Celebrated cookbook author Nita Mehta
Mon, Jan 05, 2015

In a conversation with Indian Express Online, celebrated chef and cookbook author Nita Mehta opens up on fitness and tells us why Samosa is healthier than pizza.

Can you guess how many coins is this spectacular tabletop made of?
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

Have you ever thought of something as crazy and creative as a tabletop designed with just coins.

Comics review: Powerpuff Girls, Dexter’s Laboratory are as captivating in comics as they are on TV
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

Your favourite Cartoon Network characters just got a comic book makeover. The channel has joined hands with publishing house Pepperscript.

Spoof: Are you suffering from MIBPS syndrome?
Mon, Dec 08, 2014

Old Delhi Films' latest video talks about this fictitious disease, but may actually cure many people of their disregard for rules.

I touched her and she turned gay: LGBT community answers frequently asked stupid questions
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

Thanks to certain babas, some controversial political outfits and of course the notorious section 377, Being Gay is not an easy thing in India.

Creating your own shirt online is the latest fad!
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

So you love shopping clothes online, but are never sure about the fabric. But do you have a choice regarding these things online? Yes, you do have.