Monday, 15 Aug, 2022


Intermittent fasting for weight loss: benefits, side effects

DHAKA: Intermittent fasting (IF) is now one of the world's popular health and fitness trends that are producing a fitter generation. IF means cycling through periods of voluntary abstinence of food, interspersed with intervals of normal food intake.  A programme involving

Home remedy to heal kidneys naturally

DHAKA: You should follow some tips to keep your kidneys functioning properly and keep them as healthy as possible at every stage of life. You need to be creating a healthy environment for your kidneys to flush out waste and unwanted toxins to keep your body like a place of worship. 

Art Therapy helps relieve stresses

DHAKA: Art therapy is a form of therapy that encourages creativity and self-expression to reduce stress, improve self-esteem, increase awareness and recover from trauma. Art-based mindfulness activities could reduce headaches, a common side effect of stress on school children, men and

Foods recommended for dengue patients

Dengue fever which is spread by the bite of an Aedes mosquito has rapidly spread in all regions of WHO in recent years. The dengue hemorrhagic fever is widely known as 'break bone fever' as it accompanies with severe joint pains which makes the condition even worse. No

Swimming best for toning and losing weight

DHAKA: When you decide to lose weight, you might have better results with activities you enjoy, like swimming. It is not only an exercise for people of all ages, but it also provides you with the flexibility of going with the pace you are comfortable with. To maximize your weight loss

Use Saffron to fight skin pigmentation

DHAKA: Skin pigmentation on your face can be caused due to a number of things and though it does not necessarily pose a threat to your skin, but over time it looks unsightly.  To get a fairer and a glowing skin, you can use Saffron as it is a wonderful skin nourishing ingredient.

'Drink & Dine' opens in Mirpur

DHAKA: Brand new restaurant Drink & Dine started journey in Mirpur of the capital city, promising the food-lovers guaranteed satisfaction. The restaurant is located on the Commerce College Road-Rainkhola (Mirpur-2) in between the National Cricket Stadium and the National Zoo.  The

Social media effect 'tiny' in teenagers

The effects of social media use on teenage life satisfaction are limited and probably "tiny", a study of 12,000 UK adolescents suggests. Family, friends and school life all had a greater impact on wellbeing, says the University of Oxford research team. It claims its study is more

Boost immunity with chamomile-infused drinks

Chamomile tea is rich in flavonoids which possess antioxidant and anti-microbial properties that are good for health. As a caffeine-free infusion, chamomile or ‘babune ka phal‘ has been used as a natural remedy for many ailments since time immemorial and has been considered a

ACI launches intimate wash, hair removal cream

DHAKA: ACI Consumer Brands has launched Freedom Antibacterial Intimate Wash and Freedom Hair Removal Cream at a grand event at ACI center here recently.  Syed Alamgir, Managing Director of ACI Consumer Brands, attended the launching as the special guest, said a press release Monday

Bangladesh slips 10 notches in Happiness Index, now 125th

DHAKA: Bangladesh was ranked 125th happiest country in the Happiness Index by going three notches down from the previous year. Bangladesh, however, secured its place ahead of neighboring India, Sri Lanka and Myanmar, according to the study of United Nations (UN) published Wednesday

No.1 happiest country Finland opens contest for free summer vacation

People outside of Finland can now experience what it’s like to be part of the world’s happiest country. As part of a PR stunt, Visit Finland is offering people an opportunity to “Rent a Finn,” travel to the country for free and learn from “happiness guides." For the second

TRESemme Bangladesh Fashion Week 2019

‘TRESemmé Bangladesh Fashion Week 2019,’ the biggest fashion event of the country, ended at International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB) on Monday (February 25). TRESemme believes that this event which started on the 23rd will create immense talk ability in the Bangladesh

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dies at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died in Paris following a short illness. The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, was one of the industry's most prolific figures and worked up until his death. His signature ponytail and dark glasses

World famous eyewear brands now at BEHI Vision Care

DHAKA: World’s famous genuine spectacles and sunglass brands are now available in one place at Bangladesh Eye Hospital Institute vision care flagship store. Asaduzzaman Noor MP inaugurated the flagship store recently. Sri Lankan High Commissioner to Dhaka General Crishantha de Silva

Wide-eyed wife [VIDEO]

Md. Afzol Hossain Dreams are of immense interest to human beings as they set us pondering over their hidden meanings. Literally speaking, we tend to see dreams when asleep. They happen in the realm of sub consciousness. Dreams have played a significant role in the history of

Vogue Lifestyle introduces Ayurvedic care

DHAKA: Beauty & fitness care center Vogue Lifestyle Lounge has added new features to its wide array of services. The newly introduced organic healing care—Vogue Ayurveda, now can be availed at the reputed beauty salon & spa center in Jamuna Future Park.   Advocate Salma Islam MP

Men’s hairstyles

DHAKA: Hair is a part of men’s beauty. It gives impression of his sense of style, grooming. There are numerous styles come with different shapes of heads.  These are but a few.. You cannot prevent the birds of sadness from passing over your head, but you can prevent them from

How to reduce social media addiction

People, irrespective of their age or gender has always been keen to maintain a thrilling profile in many of the peerless social sites and a day without updating his/her online status has become unthinkable. This obsessive habit is not only hampering a person’s life, it’s also

RFL opens ‘Walker’ footwear outlet in Rangpur

DHAKA: Walker, footwear brand of RFL Group, opened its outlet in Rangpur city recently, said a press release Monday (April 16).  Numerous stylish shoes including casual shoes, kid’s shoes, sports shoes and sandals for all classes of people are available at the outlet. RN Paul,