Trusha Navalkar

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An information-obsessed media student who spends an unhealthy amount of time on the Internet. She likes to research and write, mostly about art and culture.

Break your Ramadan fast with a healthy Eid
Wed, Jul 06, 2016

Hastily going back to pre-Ramadan eating habits may send the body into a shock. Here are some tips to have a healthy Eid.

Not just a case of extreme vanity: What is Body Dysmorphic Disorder, and why you need to know
Mon, Jul 04, 2016

Body Dysmorphic Disorder sounds like describing a person who is vane, but the problem lies much deeper - and it's one that needs to be addressed.

Watch: This video brings out the stark reality of rags vs riches discrimination
Thu, Jun 30, 2016

People's reaction to different avatars of the same child-actor — one privileged and the other underprivileged — will leave your surprised.

Sona Mohapatra gracefully hits back at being cyber bullied for criticising Salman Khan; post goes viral
Thu, Jun 30, 2016

Singer Sona Mohapatra received vulgar threats on Twitter for speaking up against Salman Khan for his infamous rape comment.

Two policemen violently fight over bribe, video goes viral
Mon, Jun 27, 2016

It took more than one policeman to separate the two.

Watch: 76-yr-old woman performs martial arts with man half her age
Mon, Jun 27, 2016

Meenakshiamma has been involved with the ancient Indian martial art form Kalaripayattu for 66 years.

Legendary Times fashion photographer, Bill Cunningham, dies at 87
Sun, Jun 26, 2016

Bill Cunningham photographed New York street fashion for four decades on his bicycle.

Six reasons why we love Game Of Thrones
Thu, Jun 30, 2016

As Season 6 comes to a close, we give you six reasons why we love Game Of Thrones and we’re sure you will be able to relate!

World UFO Day: 10 baffling UFO sightings around the world
Fri, Jun 24, 2016

World UFO day is observed on June 24 to mark the day of the first UFO sighting by aviator Kenneth Arnold.

Remembering Pakistani Qawwal Amjad Sabri through his music
Wed, Jun 22, 2016

Let us remember the fine singer through his work and what he enjoyed most — his music.

International Day of Yoga aside, June 21 is also World Music Day, Handshake Day and the night of Strawberry Moon
Tue, Jun 21, 2016

Here are five more world observances to take note of, apart from International Day of Yoga.

International Day of Yoga: 21 ways yoga is beneficial for you
Tue, Jun 21, 2016

If you are still wondering what the yoga hype is all about, here are 21 benefits of regular yoga practice you could use.

When Queen Elizabeth II ‘scolded’ Prince William in full public view
Mon, Jun 20, 2016

The clip — which went massively viral — shows that the British Royal family is like any other human family after all.

Watch: This ‘non-swimming dog’ refusing to paddle makes for hilarious viewing
Mon, Jun 20, 2016

Beya — a five-year-old retriever — has become an Internet sensation as the 'non-swimming dog'.

Stray dog struts in style with ‘cart’ for legs
Mon, Jun 20, 2016

Tommy, can now be found happily roaming and frolicking around on a cool set of wheels.

The Internet has just discovered Game of Thrones Jon Snow’s doppelganger!
Mon, Jun 20, 2016

Josiah Martin has flowing curls and facial hair just like actor Kit Harington, who plays Jon Snow in the popular TV drama Game of Thrones.

10 photo-tweets on Father’s Day that’ll make you go awww
Sun, Jun 19, 2016

Through #HappyFathersDay, Twitterverse is overflowing with love for all fathers.

Father’s Day special: TheIndianFather is the best (and most sarcastic) of every Indian father on Twitter
Fri, Jul 22, 2016

From school grades to career choices to typical dad dialogues, TheIndianFather tweets like a typical Indian father talks.

Give us a word, we’ll give you a song: Tuning in with Voctronica, India’s first a cappella-beatboxing band
Thu, Jun 16, 2016

Voctronica has been asking people to tweet them one word that matters to them, each of which will be a part of their new project.

Birthday special: Kirron Kher’s six stellar parliamentary speeches you need to hear
Tue, Jun 14, 2016

Kirron Kher delivers her Lok Sabha speeches with as much flair and conviction as she does her film roles. Here are six speeches by the parliamentarian that you should definitely hear.

Tonight’s a good night to have some Hawaiian pizza
Sun, May 15, 2016

PizzaExpress’ new menu infuses Hawaiian flavours into its pizzas and drinks, and the results are interesting.

April Fools’ Day: Epic pranks that fooled the world (albeit for a short while)
Fri, Apr 01, 2016

Here is a list of some of the most epic pranks — by individuals, institutes and organisations — that masses fell for.

Shop from these 10 online gifting stores that give back to society
Wed, Mar 09, 2016

You can make a difference by shopping for gifting, apparel and home decor items from these online stores, the sales from which go into helping underprivileged women.

Victory, Valentine and Vagina: The V-Day you don’t know of
Sun, Feb 14, 2016

The lesser known V-Day seeks to create awareness about and campaign against the widespread problem of Violence Against Women.

I’m a male who has a female gaze, says author-filmmaker Piyush Jha
Tue, Jan 19, 2016

In an exclusive interview, Jha talks about his writing process, the mind of a serial killer and the inspiration behind the strong female character in his latest book 'Raakshas'.

12 bizarre articles you should read on Wikipedia’s 15th birthday
Fri, Jan 15, 2016

From nonsensical sentences and freak phenomena to conspiracy theories, Wikipedia has them all. To mark the online information source's 15th birthday, here are some really bizarre Wikipedia entries.

National Youth Day: Why the world needs Swami Vivekananda now
Wed, Jan 13, 2016

Swami Vivekananda's famous speech at the first Parliament of World's Religions is full of deep insight and wisdom, presented with irrefutable logic.

Memes, #curvy, reincarnation: Weirdest bans of 2015
Thu, Dec 24, 2015

In 2015, a lot of bans seeped into our virtual lives with the World Wide Web enacting bans and censorship. Here are some of the bans — including some short-lived ones — in 2015 that raised many amused eyebrows.

KFC’s new ‘Chizza’ sounds promising, but fails to hit the spot
Thu, Jan 07, 2016

Chizza is a combination of chicken and pizza topping, doing away with the bread base. But, although the concept sounds amazing, the product under-delivers.

Remembering John Lennon: Here are 5 of his evergreen singles
Tue, Dec 08, 2015

The ace musician was assassinated on December 8, 1980, shortly after his 40th birthday. On the 35th anniversary of his death, we remember him through his music.

Bisexual Visibility Day: Why being a bisexual is not easy
Wed, Sep 23, 2015

Conceptualised by three bisexuality advocates- Wendy Curry, Michael Page and Gigi Raven Wilbur- the Bi Visibility week is celebrated in multiple ways across the world.

All naysayers in due course became my supporters: Arunima Sinha on scaling Everest with artificial leg
Tue, Sep 22, 2015

Arunima Sinha, the first female amputee to scale Mount Everest is now seeking funds to develop a world-class sports academy for underprivileged and differently abled in India.

World Suicide Prevention Day: These online comics aptly sum up depression
Thu, Sep 10, 2015

Here are some of the most popular comic strips on mental health to be found online.

Bollywood stars romance in dump yards? Well, it’s a campaign for waste management
Tue, Sep 08, 2015

Can we seek inspiration on waste management from Bollywood? This unique campaign - Dirty Pictures will turn your favourite Bollywood posters into a dump of waste.

This one-of-its-kind veterinary hospital treats birds for free
Tue, Sep 01, 2015

No wonder then that the Jain Bird Hospital has emerged as the most sought after healing destination for bird owners and lovers alike.