Homemade solutions for dry hair

10 Magical Homemade Solutions For Dry Hair That You Need Right Now

Reading Time: 13 minutes Phoebe Wallace Bridge’s character in the British web series Fleabag says to the hair stylist in one of the episodes that when her sister accidentally gets a terrible haircut, “It’s the difference between a good day and a bad day. We’re meant to think, it’s a symbol of power…some people are exploited for it and it pays your f****ng bills…Hair Is Everything” Well, Phoebe got that right, didn’t she? Hair sure IS everything! So when our tresses lose their lustre, the scalp gets dry, the texture gets rough and the frizz never quits, we lose our minds! And the blazing …

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Latest Tamil movies to watch

10 Latest Tamil Movies of 2024 You Must Not Miss

Reading Time: 7 minutes What do summer weekends mean to you? Well, if you’re in India, it surely means fewer outdoor activities and more chilling indoors! My ideal summer weekend would look something like this: All curtains drawn, AC on, chilled beer (or tall glasses of lemonade with ice) and indulging in a movie marathon. Wow, I already can’t wait for the weekend to start! If my idea of a perfect weekend resonates with you but you’re still wondering what to watch for your movie-thon, we’ve got you covered. Here is a list of the 10 latest Tamil Movies of 2024 that you might …

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15 Binge-Worthy Murder Mystery Webseries You Absolutely Must Watch Now

Reading Time: 11 minutes There is a reason why Agatha Christie (The Queen of Mystery!), who wrote more than a century ago, is the second highest-selling author to date, after Shakespeare. Google it if you don’t believe me, I insist! And when Sir Arthur Conan Doyle decided to kill off his character Sherlock in the “Final Problem” in 1893, what happened? People were absolutely enraged which led to a mass-outcry against Sherlock’s death. The author was forced to resurrect him, against his wish, if I may add. We, as humans are obsessed with mystery more than we’re ready to admit. The crime, the psychology …

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cotswolds vacation

Cotswolds – A Breathtaking English Countryside Vacay & How To Do It  Right

Reading Time: 15 minutes Just close your eyes for a second and visualise a page from a fairytale book from your childhood. What do you see? Deep blue sky, vast green meadows with scattered white sheep grazing all day, a picture-perfect house by a small canal with a lovely garden and a wooden fence; birds chirping, wildflowers, colourful leaves…am I getting warmer? Well, congratulations, you’ve just pictured a real place very much existing on Earth, not a fairyland. That place is known as the Cotswolds. No fabrication, no exaggeration, and absolutely no filter needed. So, if you’re confused about where to plan your next …

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Have a Reel-Good Time With These 13 Feel-Good Malayalam Movies

Reading Time: 9 minutes Malayalam cinema is a treasure trove of feel-good movies. From romance to comedy, thriller to drama, and everything in between, there’s a Malayalam movie that’ll suit your mood. The soul of Malayalam cinema has always been the story. The beautiful landscapes, in-depth character sketches, and simple yet powerful on-screen portrayals add up to the creation of a complete cinema. Here’s a list of 13 feel-good Malayalam movies that you should watch at least once in your life. 1. Charlie (2015) Charlie is a Malayalam movie directed by Martin Prakkat and Unni R, starring Dalquer Salmaan and Parvathy Thiruvothu. Charlie’s tale …

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My second dive in Thailand was a game-changer

Why Scuba Diving Experience Topped My ‘Thailand Highest Points’ List

Reading Time: 10 minutes By the end of every trip, someone always ends up asking me; “So, what’s your highest point?” And if nobody does, I find myself asking the same question to myself. Sometimes, it’s hard to decide on a winner. So I take a safer route of a tie where two contenders score neck-to-neck. Very rarely, there is a clear winner. Luckily, my Thailand trip in 2022 did have one. And boy, with what skyrocketing scores! Without getting much into the million planning sessions amongst 11 friends, creation of wish lists and whatnots, let’s just “dive in”! As the day got closer, …

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Old Manali

Why The Stories Of Old Manali Never Get Old For Me

Reading Time: 9 minutes “So, where do you want to go this time?” asked Dev on a scorching summer evening while he regulated the AC from 26 to 24 degrees. “Maybe a new place this time,” I replied after gulping down half a bottle of water in a go. “I might want to explore some new treks, or jungle trails, old temples, some new cafés. I don’t know, we’ll see when the time comes.” This is the summer of 2022- a fresh new hell in Delhi when the mercury hit 40 even before May. Humans getting impatient and restless; Traffic getting unbearable; cars burning, …

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Bengali veg recipes without onion and garlic

10 Yummylicious Bengali Veg Recipes without Onion And Garlic (Is That Even Possible?!)

Reading Time: 16 minutes Yes, we know we’ve been writing articles on “Bengali fish recipes” and how Bengalis have a secret love affair with eggs and so on! And we meant every word. However, there is so much more to a Bengali Cuisine than meets the eye (or mouth!). The 1972 Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s classic comedy movie Bawarchi showcased a typical Bengali big joint family set up.  Rajesh Khanna being the Bawarchi says this dialogue while flaunting his culinary knowledge to the whole family, “Main kam se kam 3-4 sau kism ki chutney bana sakta hoon. Aaj ek khaiye, saal bhar ke baad uski baari …

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Open letter to Raj & DK

An Open Letter To Raj & DK: How You Made Family Man 2 A Rollercoaster Ride For Me, Yours Truly!

Reading Time: 8 minutes Dear Raj & DK Sir, Sometimes, it takes just a ping to send shivers down your spine. The date was May 19. Delhi was smoldering with the mercury touching almost 42 degrees. A young (ish) girl, in her late 30s, was huffing and puffing without electricity, yelling & whining at the rowdy temperament of the summers. However, it was not the hot weather that was making her palms sweat. It was the sweet anticipation of something else. Suddenly her phone rings and it sends shivers down her spine. Her eyes widen, her face reddens and she starts screaming. But in …

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21 Ultimate Feel-Good Movies That Would Bring A Smile To Your Face

Reading Time: 9 minutes Famous American dancer in the ‘60s Twyla Tharp said, “Art is the only way to run away without leaving home”. Decades later, this quote is still so relevant, especially now. When we are all imprisoned inside our homes, art is one of the most powerful doorways to our salvation. And cinema has time and again proved to be a successful medium of art in helping us all cope with these challenging times. So here I am, once again with a list of movies to watch at home while the outside world is filled with chaos. Check out these 21 ultimate …

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