Fact Check: Foods Rich In Carbs Can Be Healthy Too, Here’s A List

If you think that eating foods rich in carbohydrates will make you gain weight, then you must think again. Many people now a days believe that eating carb-rich foods makes you put on kilos. For years, ‘carbohydrates’  have been unfairly blamed for all that excessive weight gain amongst young and old. The truth is that eating carbs is not bad at all; in fact they facilitate weight loss and may help you manage many lifestyle diseases. Surprised? Don’t  be, simply put, carbs act as a fuel for our body and…

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8 popular Lucknowi dishes that should be on every foodie’s bucket list

1. Must try Lucknowi dishes for ever food lover Lucknow or the city of Nawabs is a paradise for foodies. The Nawabs of Awadh contributed immensely in the growth of the city’s culinary culture. The very reason why the Lucknowi or the Awadhi cuisine is so popular is the fact that the traditional dishes of the city have a royal flavour, which has been passed on since ages! There is something in the air of this magnificent city, which is reminiscent of its glittering past glory which hangs around even…

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THE FRESH LIST 2018: ISHA YADAV

Known for founding the Delhi Art Slam, Isha Yadav works towards bringing art closer to the public by organising events in city spaces that are open to all A mental health activist, street artist and ‘slam poet’ who is also an assistant professor at the University of Delhi and a research scholar at Ambedkar University Delhi with two master’s degrees under her belt, Isha Yadav’s accomplishments are interestingly varied! She is brimming with stories and hopes to create narratives that can accommodate them all. You, in three words: Passionate, dynamic and…

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THE FRESH LIST 2018: ADVAIT KOTTARY

Known for his effortless portrayal of the charismatic Prince Jaanbaz in the Bollywood musical, Jaan-e-Jigar, Advait Kottary is serenading his way into the spotlight A self-confessed sports fan, especially tennis, his journey took him from engineer to actor. Last year, he was the face of one of the biggest musicals Jaan-e-Jigar. Advait Kottary’s dream role is to play Arjun in a Christopher Nolan-directed screen adaptation of the Mahabharata. You, in three words: passionate, quite fearless and a bit of an adrenaline junkie. An iconic role to recreate would be…Batman. Characters who are deeply…

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Struggling to fall asleep? Make a ‘to-do’ list before hitting the bed for better sleep

Having trouble falling asleep? Jotting down your “to-do” list just before bedtime can help you doze off quickly, scientists say. Researchers from Baylor University in the US compared sleep patterns of participants who took five minutes to write down upcoming duties versus those who chronicled completed activities. “We live in a 24/7 culture in which our to-do lists seem to be constantly growing and causing us to worry about unfinished tasks at bedtime,” said Michael K Scullin, assistant professor at Baylor University. “Most people just cycle through their to-do lists…

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DHE Odisha: Second phase merit list 2017 published, check online at dheodisha.gov.in

The Department of Higher Education (DHE), Odisha has announced the second phase of the selection merit list today at dheodisha.gov.in. In a notification, the authorities said the students who are yet to take admission in their preferred +3 (Degree) college after slide-up can do so from August 16 to 18. The data updation for the second phase will end on August 19 at 5 pm. In a circular, DHE Odisha authorities have said “inspite of several reminders regarding slide up process, some candidates have failed to take admission from July…

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Redmi Note 4, Redmi 4, Samsung Galaxy J2 Top List of 10 Best-Selling Phones in India: Counterpoint

Redmi Note 4 and Redmi 4 by Xiaomi, along with Samsung’s Galaxy J2, topped the list of bestselling phones in India in the second quarter. This data comes from a report released by Counterpoint Research that shows the Oppo A37 and Samsung Galaxy J7 taking up the fourth and fifth spots, respectively. Along with this, the report claims the user base of LTE-enabled phones in India has crossed 150 million in the previous quarter; India presently stands behind China and the US in the number of 4G-capable handsets, and is estimated to cross the US in the next…

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DTE Maharashtra releases engineering CAP round 3 allotment list 2017 at dtemaharashtra.gov.in

Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra has released the provisional allotment of CAP Round 3 for engineering admissions on July 24 at dtemaharashtra.gov.in. The list was announced post 5 pm. Those who have got their names in the list will now have to report to the Admission Reporting Center (ARC). The dates for reporting for such candidates are from July 25-28 upto 5 pm. The allotment lists of round – I and II were already published and admission process is over. The candidates were given 7 days to change or slide or…

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PU CET provisional merit list 2017 to be released soon at cetug.puchd.ac.in

PU CET 2017: Panjab University (PU) will release the provisional merit list for admission to its courses through the Common Entrance Test (PU CET) 2017 today. Candidates who have appeared for the exam and have applied for admissions through PU CET, can check the provisional list in the evening on July 18. The university will also release the seat allocation list for the first online counselling round on Tuesday. Those who have been selected would be required to report to their respective departments based on the seat allocation list from…

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FYJC merit list 2017: Marginal rise in cut-offs of top Pune colleges

IN THE first merit list released on Tuesday, two colleges tied for the top position with 483 marks. Both, City Pride Junior College (CPJC) and Late Apte Prashala posted the highest cut-offs, at 96.6 per cent, in the aided English medium category. The list, under the Centralised Admission Process, was earlier supposed to be released on Monday. While the percentage for the CPJC has fallen from 97.4 per cent last year, Prashala has upped its scores by five marks this year. Overall, cut-off marks for admission to Class XI in…

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