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Survey finds we are more in control of our happiness than we think

August 8, 2020 10:10:14 am

It was also found in the survey that gender does not influence control over happiness

Finland’s Prime Minister Sanna Marin shows how to marry in a pandemic

August 3, 2020 3:50:27 pm

Sanna Marin and Markus Raikkonen have been together for 16 years and they have a two-year-old daughter

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The evolution of marriage, from strictly arranged to semi-arranged

August 1, 2020 1:04:48 pm

A vast number of people in urban India are now being allowed to exercise their right of refusal until they find the right match to the point where parents are fine with their children taking the initiative to make their life choices

Taking a break from social media? Keep these things in mind

July 28, 2020 1:20:50 pm

If you are someone who ends up spending a lot of time mindlessly scrolling through various social media apps, you may like to consider a social media detox

Here’s why it’s important to give your relationship the attention it deserves

July 26, 2020 10:30:16 pm

Giving the right quality of attention does not come naturally. You have to take conscious steps to value your partner no matter how long you have been together.

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People are struggling in lockdown to support partners emotionally, study finds

July 26, 2020 9:30:04 pm

Those surveyed for the research were people across all age groups, of which those aged between 16 and 34, said they may have experienced difficulties in their relationship in the pandemic.

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Indian Matchmaking: Why I have finally decided to go for arranged marriage

July 25, 2020 8:42:04 am

On matrimonial websites, many men and women handle their own profiles and are able to exercise agency in choosing the right match

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Matters of the mind: Reforming vulnerability

July 24, 2020 10:00:16 am

Hiding behind a facade of perfection, appearing happy at all times, is the biggest lie we tell ourselves, our families and friends, that we are worthy since we are always strong

Here’s what we learned from Priyanka Chopra’s Instagram account; take a look

July 19, 2020 4:12:49 pm

On her birthday take a look at a few life lessons and cutesy ways to uplift your mood from Priyanka Chopra's Instagram.

Unsaid goodbyes, incomplete plans of graduating students of 2020

July 7, 2020 7:21:25 pm

With a graduation like no other, students talk about how it feels to graduate amidst a pandemic and why this time fills a void in their hearts.

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Survey reveals the crucial role women play in addressing male impotence

July 4, 2020 8:35:34 am

The survey further found that 82 per cent of women believe that consulting a doctor is better than self-medicating, talking to friends or trying home remedies.

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Men finally know household chores, but will they continue to do it as they return to work?

June 28, 2020 12:30:51 pm

In the lockdown, men finally began to see how much labour goes into running a household. We speak to some of those who stepped up to share the load with their partner.

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Are people willing to forgive unfaithful partners? Here’s what a survey finds

June 25, 2020 10:30:33 pm

The survey saw the participation of some 1,000 users from the cities of Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai, Pune and Hyderabad.

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How an online tributes platform is helping people honour the dead in lockdown

June 23, 2020 8:52:46 pm

By collating messages, videos and pictures of and for the deceased, ‘Tributes’ is ensuring the bereaved family, and friends and relatives of the deceased get their closure and solace, from any corner of the world, even if they have not been able to attend the funeral.

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Fathers are devoting more time to childcare during lockdown in UK

June 22, 2020 9:40:09 pm

The same report states that in 2015, "men spent 39 per cent of the time women spent on childcare. In lockdown, this figure has risen to 66 per cent."

Father’s Day: How my seven year-old son raises me

June 21, 2020 5:00:19 pm

My conversations with my son — filled with the wonders of innocence and the delights of discovery — have been my escape route throughout the lockdown; they have helped me navigate the gloom that envelopes humanity after the pandemic.

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Matters of the mind: Impact of lockdown and Covid-19 on marriages

June 19, 2020 10:01:34 am

We do not communicate clearly, especially in marriages, as all our wishes are expected to be wirelessly transferred, absorbed and accurately understood. Communication is a huge relationship barrier.

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Women more likely to suffer from lockdown loneliness: Study

June 15, 2020 11:20:22 pm

Previously, there have been numerous studies conducted on similar topics, which show that around the world, there is more stress on women to manage household chores and take care of their kids and work commitments.

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IT professionals want WFH to continue, say good for family bonding: Survey

June 15, 2020 6:20:52 pm

The survey, which took 500 samples in 150 projects over a month, also said about 57 per cent of IT professionals are not keen on onsite opportunities at this point due to the fear of coronavirus.

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Have prayers changed in lockdown? People of faith answer

June 8, 2020 8:59:25 pm

With religious places opening up, people say they would still want to wait it out and educate other people on social distancing before returning to pray at temples, churches and mosques.

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In Sikkim orphanage, Buddhist monk has a simple parenting mantra during the lockdown

May 25, 2020 12:03:15 am

Bhutia is a Tibetan Buddhist monk, who is looking after 14 underprivileged children in an orphanage-cum-hostel, Pema-Tsel Academy, which he runs in a small village of east Sikkim, Phadamchen.

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Tips to get virtual dating right amid lockdown

May 10, 2020 2:23:38 pm

Don’t let the lockdown keep you from finding a meaningful relationship.

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This Mother’s Day, doctors share what it’s like to help other women become mothers

May 10, 2020 11:18:08 am

'I tell my son that mother has to help another mother bring a baby into this world.'

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Lockdown weddings: Love in the time of a pandemic

June 4, 2020 9:22:28 am

Move over working from home, it's time for weddings from home, on call and small, intimate ceremonies.

Virtually yours: Looking for the perfect quarantine date

May 21, 2020 3:44:33 pm

“I like how the tables have turned, there is no distraction and you can really get down to knowing the person.”