3 Delicious Fruit Salad Ideas To Make Summer Snacking Super Fun

What better way to beat the heat than indulging in a bowl of fresh fruits? Full of flavour and available in myriad textures, fruits make for a delightful snack to munch on whenever the cravings kick in. If you are looking for healthy snacks to add to your repertoire for the summer season, don’t miss…

Make Water Your Favourite Drink This Summer With Flavoured Ice Cubes

Give a delicious makeover to regular water with herbs and fruits Make the most of flavoured ice cubes this summer Not been drinking enough water? We get you. While staying hydrated is a must during summers, not all of us remember to keep sipping water throughout the day. It’s almost like a chore we keep…

Summer heat can be dangerous for the elderly. 6 tips to protect them

Summer heat can be rough for the elderly. Take them for a walk in the evenings or go swimming with them, suggest experts. Mukesh Mehra, senior consultant, Department of Internal Medicine, Max Hospital, and Angeli Misra, co-founder at Lifeline Laboratory, list a few ways to take care of senior citizens: * Try to plan activities…

Unique Indian Drinks That Will Keep You Cool This Summer

The mercury level is rising higher day-by-day. It is just April and the sun is at its peak with no sign of respite. Scorching heat, hot winds, tanned skin and much more! We are swilling down tender coconut water, nimbu pani, jaljeera and all types of smoothies like there is no tomorrow. But, don’t worry, as we have a…

Heatwave alert in Madhya Pradesh as mercury crosses 45°C

Heatwave has raised curfew-like situation in several parts of Madhya Pradesh. Sunday was the hottest day of this season so far in the state with the mercury rising above 45°C in Northern parts of Madhya Pradesh. Nowgong in Chhatarpur district of Madhya Pradesh is the hottest city in India at present with maximum touching 46.5°C on…

April 2016 Now Crowned As The Driest Month On Record

April 2016 has turned out to be the driest one in the last many years. Accordingly, it was also one of the hottest on record with temperatures continuously settling above 40 degree Celsius at several places. Heatwave like conditions did not even spare the hills of North India. On the other hand, Northeast India remained…

Pune To Witness Frequent Pre-Monsoon Rain, Comfortable Weather

The weather of Pune remained continuously dry throughout the month of April with isolated light rains occurring only on April 5, 6 and 18. Temperatures also remained above normal for most of the time. The monthly average rainfall in Pune for the month of April is quite less (6.6 mm), which is also the hottest…

Ten tips for a healthy summer

  Always apply suncream It is important to use a suncream lotion of at least SPF 30 in order to protect your skin from harmful UV rays. For sensitive skin, a mineral-based sunscreen is best. Don’t sit in the sun in peak hours between 10am and 4pm in order to minimize UV radiation. If you…

Give your skin a tomato spa this summer with a DIY scrub!

Looks like summer season is here to stay and so are all sorts of skin problems related to it. The scorching sun grows hotter yet and there’s nothing we can do about it, except tell you how you can prevent and/or reduce these skin problems Acne, tan, freckles, blackheads, oily skin, redness, itching, dark spots,…