Abhinav Verma

Abhinav Verma writes on food and health, for the daily Entertainment & Lifestyle supplement, HT City.

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Fire that friend: Here's how to trash your toxic pals

Everyone has a friend who is either a gossip monger, insensitive or simply superior. Want to rid yourself of them? Here’s how.
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Updated on Jul 04, 2015 04:46 PM IST
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Tress troubles in monsoon? Here's 5 ways to get the perfect hair

Monsoon is a difficult time for your hair. We give you five tips to handle your tress troubles during the rains and have a perfect hair day everyday!
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Updated on Jul 02, 2015 05:15 PM IST
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Must read: Don't let bad breath kill your promotion in office

Think about the number of co-workers, clients and managers you come across at workplace. That might just be ­motivation enough to look after your mouth and the emanating smell. Wouldn’t you want your smile to be the cleanest and your breath to be the freshest? Here are some tips to maintain oral hygiene at work.
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Updated on Jul 01, 2015 02:10 PM IST
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Don't get the new lingo? Your complete guide to modern-day slangs, yo!

A new language has been trending in the social media space through hash tags and blogs. We decode for you the modern-day slang in case you were confused or feeling left out.
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Updated on Jun 13, 2015 04:41 PM IST
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Craving for home-cooked food? A social meal is your answer

In a new social media trend, foodies seeking home-cooked meals are connecting with hosts, passionate about cooking, who offer home dining experience.
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Updated on Jun 01, 2015 07:16 PM IST
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Let's upgrade your style: 7 life-changing fashion tips for men

Trust us, these simple tips, will make you look dapper without much sweat. Be your own style expert and rock the world!
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Updated on May 28, 2015 04:54 PM IST
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Your step-by-step guide to dealing with (7 types of) bosses from hell

Here’s some expert advice on how to survive the wrath of the nastiest bosses.
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Updated on May 27, 2015 03:14 PM IST
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Beat the heat: 7 summer skincare tips for men

Due to humidity, skin tends to get oily. Clean your face at least twice a day with a cleanser or face wash. However, try to go as chemical-free as possible.
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Updated on May 08, 2015 07:13 PM IST
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Reality check: Are you really eating healthy?

Not all health foods are actually healthy; some may make you gain weight instead. Here's identifying them.
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Updated on Apr 30, 2015 03:18 PM IST
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Chaat and laddoo to cookie and muffin: 5 ways to make cornflakes yum

Who says the only way to have cornflakes is with milk? Get ­creative with this heathy breakfast option by trying out some of these interesting dishes.
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Updated on Apr 28, 2015 05:04 PM IST
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Know-it-alls to gossip mongers: How to handle 7 co-workers from hell

Positive interactions with your co-workers are founded on considerations as basic as respecting their personal space and understanding ranks. But we all know co-workers who simply don't get that.
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Updated on Apr 22, 2015 06:03 PM IST
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Everyday Gourmet: Five ways to put a fruity spin to your morning meal

From pizzas to parfaits, here’s how you can put a fruity and healthy spin to your morning meal.
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Updated on Apr 09, 2015 03:14 PM IST
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Here's how to bulk up the healthy way

There is no healthy shortcut to beefing up. Here's how to gain weight and build up muscles the natural way.
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Updated on Apr 03, 2015 02:40 PM IST
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Bollywood slams German professor's ‘rape comment'

The recent rejection of an Indian student’s internship application in the Leipzig University in Germany, because he is from India — "a country with a rape problem", has come under heavy criticism from various quarters, including Bollywood.
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Updated on Mar 10, 2015 05:51 PM IST
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Print your style statement to kill predictability

There's no such thing as too many prints in a guy’s thing as too tribal patterns to cheery wardrobe. From psychedelic florals, here’s how to ace this season’s hottest trend.
Updated on Feb 14, 2015 03:08 PM IST
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Mixing it up in the city

Today, the Capital will get a chance to dance to the tunes of DJ Gareth Emery. The popular British DJ is known for playing a unique style of music — a fusion of trance, house and progressive. He’s one of the highest ranked British DJ, according to the DJ Magazine.
Updated on Apr 06, 2012 03:40 AM IST
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Malaika Arora Khan talks about her item numbers

After getting rave reviews for her latest item number Anarkali Disco Chali, Bollywood’s favourite item girl cum producer, Malaika Arora Khan has become extremely choosy. Is she comfortable with the item girl tag?
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Updated on Apr 01, 2012 12:52 AM IST
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Delhi gets ready to jazz it up

For all Jazz lovers in the Capital, there is some good news. After last year’s success, the city will again host the Delhi Jazz Festival which will start on March 16 and conclude on March 18.
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Updated on Mar 13, 2012 02:28 AM IST
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Hitting it off on the right note

The annual fest of Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies — Crescendo 2012 — was a stylish event. The fashion show, which took centre stage at the fest, saw a number of colleges participating with a particular theme.
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Updated on Mar 07, 2012 02:21 AM IST
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I got an offer to insure my butt: Neha Dhupia

India, it seems, has got its own Jennifer Lopez. Actor Neha Dhupia recently revealed that she too got an offer to get her butt insured. However, the 31-year-old actor remained tight-lipped on whether she has accepted the offer.
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Updated on Feb 29, 2012 02:18 AM IST
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Imtiaz Ali gets candid

The director enthralled the students of Miranda House College on Wednesday by paying them a visit.
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Updated on Feb 24, 2012 12:29 AM IST
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IIT boys get down to boxers at fest

The crowds at Crossroads, the annual festival of Shri Ram College of Commerce in DU were left pretty amused and cheering loudly on Thursday
Updated on Feb 18, 2012 01:54 AM IST
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Prateik, Amy say they are best of friends

Actors Prateik and Amy Jackson, who are paired opposite each other in Ek Deewana Tha (EDT), might be rumored to be dating, but are constantly in denial mode about their alleged link-up. On a recent visit to the Capital too, the two maintained that “we are the best of friends”.
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Updated on Feb 17, 2012 12:58 AM IST
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Song, Dance and Drama

An annual fest is one time when boys on campus are allowed entry in a girls’ college. And so, when it was time for Delhi University’s Gargi college’s annual fest, Reverie 2012, a mix crowd turned up to enjoy.
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Updated on Feb 13, 2012 12:08 AM IST
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Campus Glam Gurus

Here’s all the fun and glamour from the prelims of the fashion show at HT City Youth Nexus. The fourth day of the prelims of the HT City Youth Nexus saw young fashionistas strutting oodles of style on the ramp.
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Updated on Feb 13, 2012 12:07 AM IST
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Lady Shri Ram's college fest

This year’s Tarang — the annual cultural festival of Lady Shri Ram College was centered around Rabindranath Tagore. The three day fest saw events such as Battle of the Bands, which saw participation by rock bands like Soul’d Out, Jokes Apart and Incredible Mind Funk.
Updated on Feb 10, 2012 01:06 AM IST
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Music, drama and masti

Theme-based theatre, hip-hop dances and a rocking celebrity night marked Mecca - the annual fest of Hindu College. Hindu college wore a festive look, as this year’s edition of Mecca, its annual cultural fest, started on a foot-tapping note.
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Updated on Feb 09, 2012 02:03 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByAbhinav Verma, Jessica Sharma, New Delhi

Hands up, hair down

This year’s edition of Ullas, the annual cultural fest at Kamala Nehru College, was an all-in-one package. The two-day festival saw competitive events along with fun-filled activities.
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Updated on Feb 07, 2012 01:41 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByMahadev Thakur, Abhinav Verma, New Delhi

Vir Das' date with comedy

The actor is ready to tickle your funny bone with his stand up comedy act, History of India.
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Updated on Feb 03, 2012 01:22 AM IST
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They’ve got the moves!

The annual fest of the Indian School of Business and Finance, XENIA 2012, was all about fun, dance and creativity.
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Updated on Jan 30, 2012 12:47 AM IST
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