Category: Tid Bits

84-year-old finds long-lost engagement ring wrapped around a carrot

CANADA: The mystery of a long-lost engagement ring was solved when it was found wrapped around a carrot in a…

Discover Peru to experience fascinating cultures, unique architecture

New Delhi: From the oldest civilization in America, to the largest and most powerful empire of the southern continent, Ancient…

Mughalnama: changing the contours of Mughlai cuisine in India

New Delhi: Evolved in the royal kitchens of the Mughal Empire in Medieval India, Mughlai cuisine is an amalgamation of…

7 places for a romantic getaway in Switzerland’s snow-clad mountains

NEW DELHI: Are you a romance buff who's grown-up watching Shah Rukh Khan romancing with his heroines in the mystic…

Beggars ‘demonetise’ one rupee coin in UP, say nobody accepts them

RAMPUR: Unhappy with the small size of the one rupee coin, a group of beggars in Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur has…

Planning road trips this winter? Here’re some tips for you

New Delhi: Winters have well set in, with breezy air and decreasing temperatures. However, the holiday season is yet to…

Bibliophiles throng World Book Fair, comic books, fables sees demand

NEW DELHI: Bibliophiles of the national capital utilised the sunny Sunday afternoon to head for the ongoing World Book Fair…

Winter skin care tips for your little one

(15:46) New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) During winter, your baby needs extra care and attention to prevent seasonal illness as…

Tired of waiting, Ryanair passenger gets out and sits on wing

MARDID: The passenger of a Ryanair flight from London to Malaga in southern Spain, apparently tired of waiting inside the…

Perfectionism among young people rises by over 30%

LONDON: The drive to be perfect in body, mind and career among today's college students has increased by more than…

Faux fur coats, floral footwear: Fashion tips for kids

NEW DELHI: Try faux fur coats, velvet and sequined outfits and floral footwear to dress up your little one, suggest…

Use virtual route to pamper loved ones

NEW DELHI: Save time, effort and get more variety to choose from with virtual gifting, suggest experts. Rahul Singh, Founder…

Adopt these simple tricks to trend your home decor in 2018

New Delhi [India]: With the New Year just a day away, marking fresh beginnings, embarking on a new journey altogether…

Year-end travel gets more affordable in 2017

New Delhi [India]: Tariffs in hotels across top leisure destinations in India are 6% lower this December than last year.…

Video of Italian grandmother’s reaction to Google Home goes viral

San Francisco: Kids may take to technology without much training, but the older generation often appears slower in adapting to…

“doggo” – internet word for dogs, on watch by Merriam Webster

New York: Dictionary deciders at Merriam-Webster have taken note of the nonword “doggos” – internet speak for dogs, and deemed…

China to open first luxury ski resort; set to rival the Alps

BEIJING: China is set to open its first luxury, world-class ski resort complex, which local officials say will rival the…

This city is 2017’s most reviewed destination in the world

LONDON: In 2017, London garnered more online travel reviews than any other city in the world on one of the…

Get your shine on this New Year’s Eve

KOLKATA: Hula your way into the New Year or dance off daubed in glitter -- there are options galore for…

Hosting house party? Try these tips

NEW DELHI: Thinking of organising a party this New Year at home? Create a small creative selfie wall, prepare healthy…