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Top five bird treats

Sharing a meal with your pet bird can be a wonderful bonding exercise, and it can also benefit your bird’s health. Many bird diets lack the requisite vitamins and minerals that the bird needs. Feeding your bird a healthy diet is not at all costly or time consuming. Make your bird feel special, now! 1.Fruits and vegetables: Birds love all ...

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Book Launch: Operation Lipstick

What does it take for a woman and a western woman at that to report in a war struck Afghanistan? How do women cope up with the pressures of their job in an extremely conservative country? Are female war journalists no nonsense and tough as one would imagine? The book, ‘Operation Lipstick’ by Pia Hiekkila, who was a correspondent with ...

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Book Review – The Krishna Key

The Krishna Key seems to be Ashwin Sanghi’s answer to Dan Brown’s Da Vinci Code. Any reader, while reading this book would inevitably be drawing parallels with the book that had become an international bestseller not to forget, mired in religious controversy. The story describes that of a delusional young man into who fashions himself to be the tenth avatar ...

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Five navratri trends u jst dnt wnt 2 miss

The Navratri is just a week away, and the trends are picking up. You just don’t want to miss the hottest trends this Navratri. Here are the five hottest things this season – 1. Garba forms the central part of Navratri. The hottest steps this season are the evergreen dodhiyu, popatiyu, trikonyu, lehree, be taali…Innovation is the key, as is ...

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Top 5 Himesh Songs

And just when you would have thought that you wouldn’t ever have to listen to that nasal twang again, Himesh Reshammiya is back, with a bang, with the soundtracks of Khiladi 786. The fight between the Himesh Fan Club and the Himesh hate club goes on. If you don’t currently belong to any of the camps, we list the ‘best’ ...

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Interview with author Sandeep Das

Budding authors are churning real life love stories into novels and debutant author Sandeep Das’s novel ‘Yours Sarcastically’ has a sarcastic take on love and life of 20 somethings from a top MBA institute, that make up modern India. It all began when his manager called him to his office one day and said, “Your job is to interview 60 ...

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Top Five Hair Care Tips this Winter

The cold winters are very harsh on your hair. It leaves them dry, frizzy and unmanageable, giving you a bad hair day, making you reach late for college. But if you revamp your hair regime a bit, you can get amazing, healthy and manageable hair 1. Oil your hair: Your mom and your granny weren’t wrong, when they told you ...

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Top 5 Winter Skin Care Tips

Its the time of the year, when as the TVCs claim, the cold snatches away the glow and the moisture form your skin. Here are a few tips to help you deal with winter woes… 1.Ditch the oily skin cleansers. Switch to a cream based moisturizing face cleanser. 2.Apply a good skin moisturizer even before you have left shower. Immediately ...

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BB Rice

BB rice doesn’t mean Barbeque Rice, in fact it means BlackBerry Rice. Ever thought about your Blackberry smart phone in rice? I doubt it. But believe me, if your phone ever decides to go for a swim, you should put it in rice. Give it some nutrition of uncooked rice and it will recover absolutely fine. This was something I ...

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Book Review: What Young India Wants?

A Review of Chetan Bhagat’s latest non-fiction. After a series of 5 crappy novels full of the typical Modern Indian drama, sex, sensationalism, cricket, politics, wealth and youth Chetan Bhagat gives a chance to realism. I’ve read all his works, enjoyed reading the masala bit, but had nothing to take away from them. All of them have been just another ...

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