Friday, 02 Jun, 2023


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,

OCODE holds fashion show to launch outlet in Jamuna

DHAKA: Fashion wear brand OCODE recently has arranged an éclat fashion show on occasion of opening its mega outlet in Dhaka’s Jamuna Future Park.   Trendy clothing of men and women with lucrative designs were showcased in the grandiose fashion show on Friday (January 12). 

Check out Miss World Manushi’s fitness secrets

Indian celebrity nutritionist Nmami Agarwal, who is the fitness guru of Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar, suggest how to have a fit body. Here's the diet chart and workout regime that one can follow to attain that perfect figure. 1. Don't skip breakfast: Skipping breakfast

Eating vegetables, fish helps you live longer

Eating large amounts of vegetables and fish can make you live three years longer, experts say. People on such a diet with low amounts of animal-based products like meat and milk have a 20 percent higher chance of living longer with an estimated average of two to three years, The

Do you love gossiping?

According to Scottish researchers, people spread a story if it is about a person who is familiar to them and if it is a particularly "juicy" piece of information. To reach this conclusion, researchers at Glasgow University and University of the West of Scotland asked participants to

'Tomato skin' pill can cut stroke, cancer risk

The pill, called Ateronon, contains a chemical known as lycopene which had previously been shown to help unclog blocked arteries, and which is thought to be one of the main health benefits of the Mediterranean diet, the Telegraph reported. Now a further trial has shown the natural

6 Things women notice about men right away

According to Dr Gordon Patzer, author of Looks: Why They Matter More Than You Ever Imagined, and one of the world's leading authorities on physical attractiveness, a lot of what women notice in the first few minutes is appearance-based. "A substantial portion of the six features of a

How much fiber should one eat daily?

2-3 slices of whole-wheat toast + 1/2 cup of carrots + 1 cup of beans + a medium-sized apple you would get about 30 grams of fiber. As a general rule, to get adequate fiber in your diet,     Include three or more servings of various vegetables every day     Eat dry beans