"It is amazing to see that a kind of interest is being developed in Sanskrit. Sanskrit is also a raging success on twitter too."
In diabetes patients, this messenger substance triggers chronic inflammation and causes insulin-producing beta cells to die off.
Bow-tied straps, pussy-bow blouses, bow-topped shoes, bow-shaped studs or bow hair accessories — designers are working magic with knotted surprises in their latest ensembles.
British writer AN Wilson, who wrote a voluminous biography of her, noted Victoria was the sole woman ruler in the 19th century and said that her legacy was the survival of the monarchy.
Jayanta Mahapatra's work has appeared in virtually every important literary journal and several collections, which include Relationship (USA), and which won him the Sahitya Akademi Award (New Delhi, 1981).
Popular hill stations in Darjeeling and the northeastern states, Nainital, Dalhousie, Dharamshala and Manali are among the most sought-after destinations.
British historian John Keay has written the first comprehensive biography of this American soldier of fortune who ended his days as a landlord in Jammu and Kashmir under the Dogra rulers.
It's special for Sushmita Sen as she had won her Miss Universe crown 22 years back, in 1994, in Manila itself.
In an interview to Pooja Pillai, he spoke about the British Empire as depicted in Turner’s works and why some of the artist’s most striking works were also his most controversial.
With a strong base and sailing ship-like leaves, the coconut palm is another impressive freak of the flora world.
Inefficiency is a part of who we are, and there’s no point in hurrying us up while we go about our lives.
12,000 children, 300 events, 30 marks to the winner, and hearts broken over each contested point. Photographs: T Mohandas
When was the last time you had a real grown-up conversation with your pet? That’s because our pets need the baby talk as much as we do.
On how Papon sustains a nomad’s heart and straddles Eastern folk and contemporary Western tunes.
Behind every road, galli, deadend and highway in Mumbai, is a man who has made the city’s landscape his business. Meet Abdulla Jam, whose maps Mumbai Police has trusted for over 25 years.
Theirs was, perhaps, the first transgender wedding in India that wasn’t held in secret. As they settle into their new life together, Madhuri Sarode and Jay Rajnath Sharma share their love story and why they chose to set a precedent for the transgender community.
From the celestial and the common to the familial and the fanciful, an exhibition in Delhi surveys artist Jitish Kallat’s expansive body of work spanning 25 years.
This Mughlai side dish is a must-try.
It's interesting to see how they accentuated the look with their personal touch.
Tahiliani's label creates couture, occasion wear and ready-to-wear in a fusion of Indian craftsmanship and fine textiles with contemporary, international chic styles.
Not many men are aware of this fact that using soap on the face can actually leave your skin dry and cause eczema, especially if you have a sensitive skin.
It seems the incoming First Lady Melania Trump might be taking a page out her predecessor's book by opting for a lesser-known, non-American designer.
This 1980s trend fits right into the current Athleisure craze. Just avoid flashy colours that can be sighted from far away and pick neutral hues with a pop of colour.
Try to open up to others and to get them to open up to you by listening to them and share your mutual interests as it works best to accomplish your goals.
The award-winning plays that will be showcased in the overnight festival are: White Rabbit, Red Rabbit by Girish Kulkarni, Natak Company’s Binkamache Sanwad, Theatron’s Bhanwar and Anathema, and Bharati Vidyapeeth’s Ulagaddi.
Simple natural preparations in our own homes can help address minor complaints.
The story of the typewriter in India told through street typists, hacks outside courts and much-loved writers
A snapshot of Kathmandu’s hot zone is not designed to please the armchair tourist
"Almost all the characters in my novels and their stories basically come from the Mahabharata and the Ramayana."
McHugh is a scholar of Sanskrit and Indian cultural history at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Despite the market’s restrictions on maintaining a facade in congress with its pristine whiteness, AD Singh’s new venture beguiles you from afar, its psychedelic signage in Mystery Machine-esque font undulating across its frontage.
The cost of putting up the show starts from Rs 60,000 per booth, an amount that could be shared between a group of artists.
For those who don't know, Trump's sense of style has been compared to that of Mrs Kennedy by fashion watchers. In fact, the colour was similar to the one Kennedy wore to her husband's inauguration ceremony in 1961.
Going by their Instagram posts, the Kapoor sisters would soon be dominating the wardrobe choices of young girls in India.
According to Jenner, Baker-Miller Pink is the only colour scientifically proven to calm you and suppress your appetite.
46-year-old Melania Trump has arguably exhibited a lot more poise and grace during the presidential campaign than her husband, who is 24 years her senior.