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Mask became a necessity in Covid times, one that had to be worn at all times in public places. A look at how it transitioned from a daily necessity to a fashion statement for residents of Delhi-NCR.(Photo: Vipin Kumar/HT)

2020 Life in Mask: One for the market, one for the Metro, and one for the wedding down the lane

Hindustan Times | By Naina Arora, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON DEC 30, 2020 12:35 PM IST
The Covid-19 pandemic made masks compulsory for everyone. From becoming a daily necessity to upgrading itself into a fashion statement, here’s all that a mask has been in the year 2020.

Know how Nathan Khider has been transforming lives through his podcasts

UPDATED ON NOV 23, 2020 07:05 PM IST
At the age of 15 he had to leave school, but little did he know then that life would take him at the forefront of various business industries and help him become the influential business personality he is today, who would also be instrumental in transforming the lives of others.
Sayani Gupta is celebrating Diwali with her family in Kolkata.
Sayani Gupta is celebrating Diwali with her family in Kolkata.

Sayani Gupta’s Diwali wish: Hope old demons are left behind and we adopt new positive ways of life

Hindustan Times | By Juhi Chakraborty
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2020 02:02 PM IST
Actoe Sayani Gupta feels that this festival is also the time when people should introspect and go back to the basics of human behaviour.
Brahmi is more than a herb, it is an ayurvedic aushadhi.(Shutterstock)
Brahmi is more than a herb, it is an ayurvedic aushadhi.(Shutterstock)

From boosting memory to pumping up immunity, here are 6 surprising benefits of brahmi

HealthShots | By Nikita Bhardwaj
UPDATED ON OCT 06, 2020 06:08 PM IST
Whatever be your health concern, you can always turn to Ayurveda for help! Our pick is the medicinal herb brahmi that offers a host of benefits to enhance your health.
Karan, 22, has worked with Divine, Shah Rule, MC Atlaf and Kaam Bhaari, besides co-producing tracks by Raftaar and Raja Kumari
Karan, 22, has worked with Divine, Shah Rule, MC Atlaf and Kaam Bhaari, besides co-producing tracks by Raftaar and Raja Kumari

Music: And, it’s a rap with these three unsung heroes!

Hindustan Times | By Karishma Kuenzang
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2020 08:44 AM IST
Behind India’s rap stars are their producers. In many ways, we should thank them for the music
Kumari Vidyavati Anand DAV College, Karnal, is named after a woman who donated almost all of her life’s earnings to the institute.(Shutterstock)
Kumari Vidyavati Anand DAV College, Karnal, is named after a woman who donated almost all of her life’s earnings to the institute.(Shutterstock)

Guest Column: Remembering Kumari Vidyavati Anand, an educationist par excellence

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Usha Verma
PUBLISHED ON SEP 05, 2020 11:03 PM IST
The founder principal of Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalya (HRMV) in Jalandhar was devoted to Gandhiji’s way of life, wore khadi and believed in empowering people who worked for her
The point of maintaining a contingency fund is having liquid cash whenever you require it.(Bajaj Finserv)
The point of maintaining a contingency fund is having liquid cash whenever you require it.(Bajaj Finserv)

Why should you build an emergency fund with a fixed deposit?

UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2020 03:29 PM IST
An ideal emergency fund must offer safety, liquidity, and decent growth to help you meet your monthly obligations and preserve your way of life, without any adverse impact on your CIBIL scores or credit reports.
Correctly identify the characters in the visual above with clues from the books mentioned in the column. Post your answers on an Instagram story tagging @HTBrunch today! 10 lucky winners will win gift hampers.(Illustration: Aparna Ram)
Correctly identify the characters in the visual above with clues from the books mentioned in the column. Post your answers on an Instagram story tagging @HTBrunch today! 10 lucky winners will win gift hampers.(Illustration: Aparna Ram)

Spectator by Seema Goswami: Page-turners

Hindustan Times | By Seema Goswami
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2020 09:55 AM IST
There’s nothing quite like a good book to get you through these trying times; so here are some recommendations

Sunday drive with Hormazd Sorabjee: A look at the Hyundai Creta

Hindustan Times | By Hormazd Sorabjee
PUBLISHED ON JUN 14, 2020 12:22 AM IST
The next-generation Hyundai Creta is here to snatch back the crown of the best-selling SUV
Life now is about valuing little things of great importance: Like peace of mind and time spent with loved ones.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Life now is about valuing little things of great importance: Like peace of mind and time spent with loved ones.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Let’s value the lessons we are being taught in the times of Covid-19

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Gurvinder Kaur
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2020 10:01 PM IST
With the globe in the grip of Covid-19, we have started valuing what really matters in life, without having to read any self-help book.
Bangalore Kidney Foundation provides affordable and high-quality dialysis to the economically disadvantaged
Bangalore Kidney Foundation provides affordable and high-quality dialysis to the economically disadvantaged

Healthcare: Masked heroes of a different kind

Hindustan Times | By Vidya Prabhu
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2020 01:54 AM IST
With its multi-pronged approach, relentlessly hardworking staff and quick thinking, this non-profit Bengaluru dialysis center has set an example we can all learn from
One of the actors who has been regularly posting her activities on Instagram is Tamannaah Bhatia.(Tamannaah Bhatia Instagram)
One of the actors who has been regularly posting her activities on Instagram is Tamannaah Bhatia.(Tamannaah Bhatia Instagram)

Yoga, amla juice and healthy meals: How Tamannaah Bhatia stays fit during quarantine

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2020 04:28 PM IST
As far as Tamannaah is concerned, she has been following a healthy way of life all throughout the lockdown. She has also been sharing her workout routine on Instagram.
A panoramic view of the Stanford University(Shutterstock)
A panoramic view of the Stanford University(Shutterstock)

Campus life by Zuni Chopra: Make it till tomorrow

Hindustan Times | By Zuni Chopra
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2020 02:16 AM IST
Introducing a column by a 19-year-old Indian student in the US, on the trials and tribulations of life at college
Perhaps there is no better time than now, to illustrate how integral it is for each and every one of us to support local businesses.(Unsplash)
Perhaps there is no better time than now, to illustrate how integral it is for each and every one of us to support local businesses.(Unsplash)

A dress that feeds the nation: Why it is essential to support the local businesses right now

By Payal Khandwala
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2020 07:53 PM IST
Buy Local: The immediate survival of artisans, their craft and that of their future generations, depends on the choices we make now. If this becomes the norm and gathers momentum, then not only do we aid our current workforce, but we also create more jobs in this industry. Read on.
Location courtesy: Hilton Garden Inn New Delhi/ Saket ;Styling: Tanya Aggarwal; Art direction: Amit Malik; Make-up and hair: Anuj Dogra (Delhi) and Bhagyashree Vaid (Mumbai)(Vinod Aggarwal and Shivangi Kulkarni)
Location courtesy: Hilton Garden Inn New Delhi/ Saket ;Styling: Tanya Aggarwal; Art direction: Amit Malik; Make-up and hair: Anuj Dogra (Delhi) and Bhagyashree Vaid (Mumbai)(Vinod Aggarwal and Shivangi Kulkarni)

HT Brunch Cover Story: 11 women define feminism differently

Hindustan Times | By Veenu Singh
UPDATED ON MAR 21, 2020 10:08 PM IST
Strength, status or mere symbolism, what the F word really means to the strong and successful women of today
Om Swami is a mystic, siddha and bestselling author, who says practising kindness can help you achieve that sublime feeling called bliss. He gave up his million-dollar business (and his Porsche), to meet the goddess.(Photo Courtesy: The Third Eye Photography)
Om Swami is a mystic, siddha and bestselling author, who says practising kindness can help you achieve that sublime feeling called bliss. He gave up his million-dollar business (and his Porsche), to meet the goddess.(Photo Courtesy: The Third Eye Photography)

Could you be truly happy? Yes, Om Swami tells you how

Hindustan Times | By Medha Shri Dahiya, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 03, 2020 11:09 AM IST
Bestselling author, mystic and siddha Om Swami says one could achieve a state of bliss by practising kindness. The good news? The act of kindness doesn’t have to be out of the world. It is as simple as appreciating someone. He discusses the ‘kind’ road to happiness and his book, The Book of Kindness.
GTD Lists are the worst kind of activity trap — they don’t even look or sound like one.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
GTD Lists are the worst kind of activity trap — they don’t even look or sound like one.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

The problem with GTD Lists: Life hacks by Charles Assisi

Hindustan Times | By Charles Assisi
PUBLISHED ON DEC 14, 2019 08:21 PM IST
There’s such a thing as over-planning. Ask instead what values matter
There is enough evidence to show improvement in safety and business activities due to the LED streetlights(Virendra Singh Gosain/HT PHOTO)
There is enough evidence to show improvement in safety and business activities due to the LED streetlights(Virendra Singh Gosain/HT PHOTO)

Lighting the path to true energy efficiency in India, writes minister RK Singh

By RK Singh
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2019 08:23 PM IST
The SLNP initiative saw positive results. But to achieve our climate goals, every citizen must be actively involved
I continue to suffer from a phobia of those who have a phobia of germs.
I continue to suffer from a phobia of those who have a phobia of germs.

A Calmer You, by Sonal Kalra: Can I have a tissue, please?

Hindustan Times | By Sonal Kalra
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2019 03:39 PM IST
A Calmer You disclaimer: Before I begin, let me inform you that I’m a clean person, lest this write-up gives you a wrong impression. I brush my teeth daily and try to take a bath on most days. However, I continue to suffer from a phobia of those who have a phobia of germs.
r Madhav Apte (L) presents Golden Jubilee Lifetime Achievement Award 2016 to Sunil Gavaskar.(PTI)
r Madhav Apte (L) presents Golden Jubilee Lifetime Achievement Award 2016 to Sunil Gavaskar.(PTI)

For Madhav Apte, cricket was a way of life

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Sanjjeev K Samyal
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2019 11:33 PM IST
Sunil Gavaskar, who was in Bengaluru for Sunday’s India-South Africa T20 game, reached to pay his last respects after Madhav Apte’s demise.
HT Image
HT Image

Actor Dalip Tahil bats for peace between India and Pak

By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
PUBLISHED ON AUG 19, 2019 01:20 AM IST
The once hurt condor steps off the cliff and flies after it’s been nursed back to health(Photo imaging: Parth Garg)
The once hurt condor steps off the cliff and flies after it’s been nursed back to health(Photo imaging: Parth Garg)

This Indian life by Shoba Narayan: Zen and the art of self surrender

Hindustan Times | By Shoba Narayan
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2019 07:58 PM IST
Living with faith sounds easy, but can be incredibly hard
Blood moon over Lhasa.(Getty Images)
Blood moon over Lhasa.(Getty Images)

Review: Old Demons New Deities edited by Tenzin Dickie

Hindustan Times | By Thubten Samphel
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2019 10:35 AM IST
This collection of short stories is the first attempt to provide a common and influential platform to some of the best Tibetan writers.
Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap deleted his Twitter account.
Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap deleted his Twitter account.

Anurag Kashyap quits Twitter after daughter and parents receive threats, says ‘Thugs will rule and thuggery will be the new way of life’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2019 09:13 AM IST
Anurag Kashyap has deleted his Twitter account after claiming that his parents and daughter are receiving threats.
Read recent interview with actress Asha Bhat on fitness and health.(Asha Bhat’s instagram)
Read recent interview with actress Asha Bhat on fitness and health.(Asha Bhat’s instagram)

Fitness is a way of life: Actor Asha Bhat

Hindustan Times | By Anjali Shetty
UPDATED ON JUL 24, 2019 12:58 PM IST
The recent interview with actress Asha Bhat sheds light upon her fitness and health regime.
The newly-elected student council members of St Arnold’s High School and Jr college, Andheri.(HT Photo)
The newly-elected student council members of St Arnold’s High School and Jr college, Andheri.(HT Photo)

New cabinet members take charge at Mumbai school

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUL 10, 2019 12:45 AM IST
Important or interesting events that happened in Mumbai schools recently
This Ragamala painting depicts a woman travelling to meet her lover at night as clouds hover in the sky.(Corbis via Getty Images)
This Ragamala painting depicts a woman travelling to meet her lover at night as clouds hover in the sky.(Corbis via Getty Images)

Monsoon tradition: Going with the flow

By Rakhshanda Jalil
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2019 08:48 AM IST
Influenced by ancient and medieval texts, Hindi and Urdu writers drew on the magic of the rains to express themselves
Aston Villa’s midnight league is also a medium to reach out to the marginalised(Aston Villa/Twitter)
Aston Villa’s midnight league is also a medium to reach out to the marginalised(Aston Villa/Twitter)

From dark alleys to midnight league

Hindustan Times, Birmingham | By Somshuvra Laha
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2019 08:20 PM IST
The Midnight League is a seven-a-side football competition of eight local teams—comprising Indians, Pakistanis, Bangladeshis, Pathans, Pashtuns and Palestinians.
Dr Hema Sane, a 79-year old former professor has been living in a house without electricity in Budhwar Peth, Pune all her life.(ANI Photo/Twitter)
Dr Hema Sane, a 79-year old former professor has been living in a house without electricity in Budhwar Peth, Pune all her life.(ANI Photo/Twitter)

‘I can manage’: 79-yr-old Pune woman lived her whole life without electricity

Pune | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2019 01:36 PM IST
Former professor from Pune, lived her entire life without electricity out of her love for nature and the environment. Her house is surrounded by different types of trees and birds, says property is theirs not hers.

Running doesn’t cause knee arthritis, not running does

New Delhi | By Rajat Chauhan
PUBLISHED ON APR 27, 2019 11:18 PM IST
For those of you who still dream to run, here is your chance to make it happen.
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