July 22, 2017 1:47 am

Several health concerns have been attributed to coffee drinking including its addictive nature, ill-effects on digestion, bone health, cardio-vascular health, disturbed sleep, high blood pressure, infertility and increased incidence in pancreatic or bladder cancer.

Camino island, John Grisham, Hodder & Stoughton, indian express book review, book review, indian express news
July 22, 2017 1:27 am

A departure from the usual lawyer-setting, Grisham's book remains taut as ever right from the get-go: the story starts with an incredible heist at Princeton University’s Firestone Library — original manuscripts of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s works such as The Great Gatsby and Tender Is the Night are stolen.

Served with love, Priyanka Menon, Harper Collins, indian express book review, book review, indian express news
July 22, 2017 1:24 am

Plot and character development in this book are competitively cringe-making, and it’s difficult to decide which is the winner. It’s easy to see who isn’t — the reader. Read this if only you wish to expand your knowledge of fancy desserts and how a five-star kitchen functions.

Faiz Ahmad Faiz: Colour of My Heart, Baran Farooqi, Penguin Random House India, indian express book review, book review, indian express news
July 22, 2017 1:16 am

Faiz’s poetry kept on transcending geographical boundaries and made him the most celebrated poet of the Indian subcontinent. But what makes Faiz unique, and I have said this earlier in an article, is that his poetry also transcends caste, class, regional and even linguistic boundaries.

A History of Indian Sport Through 100 Artefacts, Boria Majumdar, Harper Sport, indian express book review, book review, indian express news
July 22, 2017 1:09 am

Majumdar’s well-illustrated and imaginatively designed parable of Indian sport consigns its history to 100 artefacts. For some reason the book, despite having the authoritative title, features artefacts only from Majumdar’s personal collection rather than an assembled lot, which severely limits the scope.

The Ring of Truth, Wendy Doniger, Speaking Tiger, indian express book review, book review, indian express news
July 22, 2017 1:04 am

In Doniger’s agile mind and in her skilful hands, these become stories, as the very clever pun in the title suggests, about truth and reality, about how memory, recognition and human consciousness work for the self and for the other.

July 22, 2017 12:43 am

An exhibition sheds light on the changes, from landscape to lifestyle, which have redefined the idea of India after Independence

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July 22, 2017 12:41 am

The Gram Art Project in Maharashtra voices the issues facing farmers through land art

July 22, 2017 12:06 am

Dilip Gupta dug into his memories of watching launda naach in Bihar to create the play, Netua, about gender, caste exploitation and a dying art

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July 21, 2017 11:53 pm

The death toll from AIDS has dropped dramatically in recent years as the wide availability of affordable, life-saving drugs has made the illness a manageable disease.

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July 21, 2017 11:22 pm

The gifts include a Bafta (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) award presented to the queen in 2013 for her patronage of the film and television industries.

July 21, 2017 11:06 pm

More than 40 British and international artists will transform London and offer new perspectives on the capital's iconic architecture, streets and landmarks.

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July 21, 2017 10:52 pm

While having a sugar-sweetened drink increased the amount of energy used to metabolise the meal, the increased expenditure did not even out the consumption of additional calories from the drink, the researchers said.

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July 21, 2017 9:52 pm

Eye freckles could indicate the presence or risk of sunlight-triggered eye diseases like cataract or macular degeneration. Research found that the development of eye freckles correlated with increasing age, lifetime number of sunburns and a history of severe sunburns resulting in blisters.

Alia Bhatt, Anushka Sharma, Huma Qureshi
July 21, 2017 9:36 pm

Regular denims can add enough oomph to your style diary if you know how to work it right. To look your best, you can always turn to Alia Bhatt, Anushka Sharma, Huma Qureshi, Gauahar Khan and Aditi Rao Hydari for some inspiration.

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July 21, 2017 7:54 pm

Global production of plastics increased from 2 million metric tonnes in 1950 to over 400 million metric tonnes in 2015, according to the study published in the journal Science Advances, outgrowing most other human-made materials.

July 21, 2017 7:35 pm

People who do not smoke, consume alcohol moderately and maintain a healthy weight may live up to seven years longer than the general population, and spend most of these extra years in good health, a study has found. The study, published in the journal Health Affairs, showed that people who refrain from engaging in risky […]

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July 21, 2017 4:10 pm

“The ultimate gift for Harry Potter fans, curious minds, big imaginations, bibliophiles and readers around the world,” the British Library website said about the books.

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July 21, 2017 4:09 pm

Some of the theatre groups that were active 20 years ago include the Progressive Dramatic Association, Rangdeep, Theatre Academy, Natya Aradhana and Jaagar, among others.

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July 21, 2017 2:01 am

Ahead of SH Raza’s first death anniversary on July 23, we ask his close associates to recall the relationship they shared with the veteran artist.

Taapsee Pannu
July 20, 2017 10:29 pm

Taapsee Pannu’s look at the recently concluded IIFA 2017 wasn’t inspiring at all. The Naam Shabana actor who stepped out in a red gown by Kommal Sood committed a fashion faux pas by going for a make-up perfect for Indian wear complete with a bindi and red roses on her bun. We were a little […]

Katrina Kaif, Disha Patani, Aditi Rao Hydari
July 20, 2017 9:25 pm

Looks like bright, cheery shades are the flavour of the season and why not? With monsoon here and the looming presence of dark, grey clouds, adding a little colour to your wardrobe can do no harm. From film promotions to award shows, our Bollywood celebs have been spotted donning solid vibrant colours and pulling it […]

Saliva test, liver disease, symptoms of liver disease, cure of liver disease, Indian Express, Indian Express News
July 20, 2017 7:43 pm

The new saliva test is simple and accurate and does not require specially trained personnel for collection, the need to protect samples from heat, and sanitary disposal of needles — factors essential in a blood test, and affect timely diagnosis.

John Milton, books by John Milton, best reads, Indian Express, Indian Express News
July 20, 2017 7:38 pm

This book shows the real reach of literature, even if it's from 350 years ago. It also confirms that John Milton's works, particularly ‘Paradise Lost', have themes that are both universal and adaptable to different contexts.

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July 20, 2017 7:34 pm

While Katrina Kaif hasn't experimented quite a lot, we can see some stark changes in her fashion graph from then to now. Here's a flashback from her style files.

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July 20, 2017 7:34 pm

If you love Katrina Kaif's taste in fashion, and want some inspiration from her wardrobe, your search ends here. We have brought some of her best fashion choices together to help you figure out how you can exude panache, even in the most casual attire.

wedding season, tips for brides, bridal season, bridal makeup, Indian Express, Indian Express News
July 20, 2017 6:36 pm

Wedding planning is a hectic activity and at such times, avoid crash dieting. Start a fitness and nutrition plan well in advance and get a body polish to gently exfoliate your skin to get a ‘glowing look'.

Mine N Yours Wedding Show, wedding collection, wedding couture, Indian Express, Indian Express News
July 20, 2017 6:27 pm

The line-up for 2017 includes bridal couture by celebrated designers like Rohit Bal, Manish Arora, Meera Ali and Muzaffar Ali, Amit Aggarwal, Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna, Pallavi Mohan and others.

airport looks, what should you wear on a flight, comfortable clothing for flights, Indian Express, Indian Express News
July 20, 2017 6:21 pm

Airport looks can be tricky to pull off. You can go for jumpsuits or maxi dresses as they are extremely airy and comfortable to carry and look very stylish too, and instead of carrying a bunch of small things in multiple bags, carry a big lightweight tote.

Karisma Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan
July 20, 2017 5:10 pm

What Kareena Kapoor Khan and Karisma Kapoor wore to their respective events made us want to close our eyes. While the glowing mom picked separates from Missoni, the older one was seen in an outfit from Daniele Carlotta. We say it was an epic fail.

cesarean delivery, disadvantages of cesarean delivery, exercise during pregnancy, diet during pregnancy, Indian Express, Indian Express News
July 20, 2017 4:06 pm

Dieting combined with physical activity significantly reduced the mother's weight gain during pregnancy by an average of 0.7 kg. It also lowered the odds of the mother having a caesarean section by about 10 per cent, the research revealed.

stethoscope, transmission of diseases, devices doctors use, Indian Express, Indian Express News
July 20, 2017 4:03 pm

Stethoscopes are used repeatedly throughout the day and become contaminated after each patient exposure, so they must be treated as potential vectors of transmission. Stethoscope hygiene implementation will need more consistent efforts to change culture and habits.

HIV aids, UN report on AIDS, India AIDS rate, HIV positive cases in India, indian express news
July 20, 2017 2:36 pm

Not only are new HIV infections and deaths declining, but more people than ever are on life-saving treatment, according to data published ahead of an AIDS science conference opening in Paris on Sunday.

drug to fight cancer, symptoms of cancer, cure for cancer, Indian Express, Indian Express News
July 20, 2017 2:23 pm

Immune cells, known as CAR T cells, have been ineffective against solid tumours which have been able to produce a metabolite called adenosine which destroys the cells. The suppressive tumour environment dampens down the ability of the immune cells so we needed to give the cells something extra to be able to work in those environments.

July 19, 2017 11:49 pm

Home chef Suman Sood offered the flavours of a traditional dham meal to food enthusiasts in a community luncheon

July 19, 2017 11:39 pm

An exhibition proposes a new way of understanding the circulatory lives of many migrants in India.