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Ramadan skin defence

Our skin already takes quite the battering every day, what with the blistering heat, desert-like sand blowing everywhere, and dust and other particles flying about. Now add to that the fasting that takes place during Ramadan, and what you have is a critical hit to skin care and nourishment. Need a solution? Read on. It is a proven method since ...

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Supportive parenting linked to richer, happier kids later

Parents, take note! Children who receive positive attention and care from their parents have high incomes, increased happiness levels, academic success and strong morality later in life, a new study suggests. Researchers from Kobe University and Doshisha University in Japan studied the effects of prevailing parenting techniques. They obtained answers from 5,000 women and men to questions about their relationships with ...

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Tight diabetes control can help you ward off blindness

You can protect your vision from the effects of diabetes by intensively controlling your blood sugar level, according to a recent study. People with type 2 diabetes — who intensively controlled their blood sugar level during the landmark Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) Trial Eye Study — were found to have cut their risk of diabetic retinopathy ...

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Be comfy in casuals this Eid!

Eid is an occasion of festivities when we like to spread the cheer in every aspect of our lives. The finest china is brought out to serve the most decadent of dishes; every piece of furniture in the house is polished to a high gloss and fresh flowers in crystal vases bring life and joy. We choose the most beautiful ...

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Dhaka Foodiez hosts prize giving ceremony

Dhaka Foodiez recently hosted a prize giving ceremony on May 28 at the Bukhara Restaurant. Co-founder and CTO of Foodiez, Aftab Quaraish started the event with the introductory speech. He shared reviews and website visitors from the Restaurant Week. He was followed by the representatives of the sponsors who spoke about the Restaurant Week of 2016. Faisal Bin Kamal was ...

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Khazana unveils iftar packages

Khazana recently announced a new iftar special menu that will be available at the restaurants in Gulshan and Uttara. Food lovers can dig into Khazana’s succulent kebabs at their air-conditioned iftar-bazaar where master chefs will be showcasing their culinary skills at the Khazana Kebab station. “This year we have decided to surprise our guests with an array of sumptuous dishes ...

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Mickey takes on the locals with Disney’s $5.5 billion Shanghai bet

As the opening of the $5.5 billion Shanghai Disneyland draws near, Walt Disney Co has a challenge. The hold of rival Asian characters such as China’s home-grown Boonie Bears or Big Big Wolf means seven-year-olds like Li Yixuan have less time for Mickey Mouse and Friends. As Li settles on the living room floor for 15 minutes of cartoons before ...

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Self-care and self-management

Self-care and self-management are the twin halves of looking after yourself and allowing yourself to lead a happier and more fulfilling life. Today, we would like to present you with a few activities which – using as little as ten minutes a day – will leave you feeling a lot calmer, less stressed and happier. For a full and happy ...

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Healthy life style can help you live cancer-free

Just adopting a healthy lifestyle by refraining from drinking alcohol and smoking, maintaining a healthy body weight and exercising regularly can help you keep deadly cancer at bay, new research reaffirms. About 20-40 per cent of cancer cases could potentially be prevented through modifications to adopt a healthy lifestyle, the study found. Read More On The Loose: The war on ...

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Get picture-perfect smile with these simple tips!

Achieving the perfect smile for your photographs is not tough anymore. Try smiling with teeth slightly parted and a quick swipe of your tongue over your teeth just before the photograph is taken can help your teeth to twinkle, making your smile look even better, says an expert. Ekta Chadha, an expert in cosmetic dentistry, has provided some useful tips ...

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