Know Bengal weavers on Kiukart portal

Kolkata , May 4

Celebrating West Bengal's rich sartorial heritage, a new e-commerce craft house is providing direct interface between weavers and connoisseurs to popularise the 'tant' (cotton) and silk weaves from the region.

Enjoy this weekend with 'The Kraft festival' in Noida

Noida , May 4

Organised by an e-commerce website Kraftly, 'The Kraftly festival' will take place here on Saturday and Sunday showcasing hand-picked products by several entrepreneurs, artists, designers, artisans from all over the country.

Social activities lower depression in elderly

London , May 4

Older adults suffering with dementia who indulged in a high-intensity functional exercise programme and group activity showed reduced levels of depressive symptoms, a new study has found.

'Charcoal' cheers up Indianness in Bangkok

Bangkok , May 4 A 'Spice Library' with traditional condiments from all corners of India, Mumbai's famous 'Dabbawalas', an Indian mixology concept at the bar to fire up your drinks and a restroom where you can hear the lively noises of Delhi's famous Chandini Chowk area - all of this and more are on offer at the most unlikely of places, Bangkok.

Wear sunglasses to avoid eye damage

New York , May 4

Are you suffering from irritation in the eyes? Wear sunglasses to protect your vision from the sun's ultraviolet rays as overexposure to these harmful rays without the right eye protection can result in dangerous health consequences.

Nearly 20 percent of alcohol samples found adulterated, misbranded

New Delhi , May 4

Nearly 20 percent of analysed alcohol samples from across the country were found to be either adulterated or misbranded in 2014-15, with a much higher incidence in states like Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu, as per official data.