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Deekshita Baruah


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

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.

10 steps: How to create the classic Indian kohl eye make-up
Fri, Jan 22, 2016

Perfect the art of sultry kohl eye make-up. We tell you how.

Outdoor dining guide: Delhi’s best wintertime restaurants
Fri, Jan 22, 2016

Heading out for some good food and wine? Take your pick from these outdoor restaurants. You won't be disappointed.

Diet and workout tips to stay fit in your 20s
Wed, Mar 16, 2016

Why starting a regular fitness regimen in your 20s is important, and how to go about it.

How to make Roasted Maple Turkey this New Year’s Eve
Sat, Dec 26, 2015

Move over Chicken Tikkas and Mutton Burras this New Year's Eve. Try something different in the kitchen before the year ends.

Christmas make-up tips: Give yourself a dazzling makeover in 10 easy steps
Thu, Dec 19, 2019

Want to look as Christmasy as the season demands? Then add some shimmer to your look. Go bold with red, green and gold. We tell you how.

5 key takeaways from Parineeti Chopra’s journey to a fit-fab body
Thu, Dec 17, 2015

Ever wondered how the stars managed to shed all those extra pounds so that you could lose some too? Let actress Parineeti Chopra's fitness mantras guide you.

This is the fittest I have ever been in my life and I feel good: Parineeti Chopra
Tue, Dec 22, 2015

Just last week, Parineeti Chopra created an Internet sensation with her new 'Built That Way' photo shoot. In an interview, the actor talks about her fitness regimen, what keeps her going and her response to body shamers.

Almond Panna Cotta recipe: Get the taste of Italy’s favourite dessert in your kitchen
Tue, Dec 01, 2015

Satiate your sweet tooth with this delicious, easy-to-make recipe!

Healthy recipes: Saffron baked yoghurt with orange and ginger salad
Wed, Nov 25, 2015

Want to drop a jeans size? Add yoghurt to your diet. Keep it interesting with this delicious recipe.

Modern-day parenting: Follow these 6 rules for a happy family
Tue, Dec 22, 2015

The ability to command respect is something every parent yearns for. But it’s only possible if you connect with your child at a deeper level. In all humility, communication and trust is the key, but it’s also accepting the fact that your child is a unique entity with a life of his/her own.

Quick recipes: Fudge brownie shake
Wed, Nov 18, 2015

Whip up some lip-smacking fudge brownie shake at home. Believe us, this recipe won't disappoint you.

Healthy recipes: How to make this sumptuous dry fruits salad
Sat, Dec 19, 2015

Packed with essential nutrients, dry fruits can help keep heart diseases at bay, maintain cholesterol levels, prevent anaemia and improve your haemoglobin levels. Consider making this recipe once in a while, it's great for your health.