The 98-year-old grandmother from Tamilnadu who leads a Yoga dynasty.
Sanjay Garg’s Mumbai store blends old-world charm with minimal modernism.
With a little skill and technique, ikat gives you the flexibility and the freedom to modify in several forms.
Singapore retains top slot; Switzerland ranks high in terms of salary, India slips in ranking, reveals survey
A residential school for transgender people has been opened in the Indian city of Kochi, to help adults who dropped out of school finish their education.
Religion offers great scope for exercise.
Instagram never runs out of rich kids. They come from all parts of the globe, partying and sipping martinis in private yachts.
Russia to benefit from India's jump to the thirds spot as the burgeoning middle class, rising incomes, and love for jewelry favor continued growth of the diamond industry.
Indians are risking life and lip to capture that perfect selfie.
Workers are still paying the price for West's cup of tea.
A spurt in jewellery demand from America, the world’s largest consumer of luxury ornaments, has revived diamond processing and jewellery manufacturing units in Special Economic Zones (SEZs) and Export Processing Zones (EPZs).
The sari has different languages and must be allowed to speak in all of them.” It’s not time to hang up that sari, just yet.
Research by an Indian-origin scientist at the University of Rhode Island has shown that clothes and other wearable items could possibly sense illness and transmit data to a doctor in a distant clinic to monitor health and prescribe drugs.
A group of women in the northern Indian state of Haryana are campaigning to stop wearing the veil.
The story of millions of Indians whose lives have improved from a generation ago—in areas like income and education—and who continue to aspire for a better standard of living
How social media has changed the way we consume, see, present and shop for food.
He shot onto the world stage after winning a glittering international fashion prize previously given to design icons Yves Saint Laurent and Karl Lagerfeld.
An Indian model on an international catwalk is not such an unusual presence anymore.
Actress Priyanka Chopra set the red carpet on fire as she made her debut at the 68th Primetime Annual Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.
Becoming the largest marketplace in five categories of exhibitions generates tangible benefits for Hong Kong as the exihibition industry is slowly becoming an important tool in its economic advancement.
'Beyond my wildest dreams': Indian teen who was left scarred and lost an eye in acid attack redefines beauty on the runway at New York Fashion Week
Reshma Qureshi survived an acid attack two years ago - and began to make beauty tips videos as a way to campaign against the sale of acid.
One of the major factors that results in the stigmatization of LGBT people is parental reaction towards homosexuality.
Much like the lungi, the gamchha has been central to the lives of India’s male working class. Of course, the elite class doesn’t look twice at it because it’s the ‘poor man’s cloth’ after all.
First time ever in the history of the world a Fashion Week called The “French European-Indian Fashion Week" an initiative of World News Network is going to take place at The Eiffel tower.
We millennials are a complicated lot. We decide to pursue a course of our dreams, but later take up jobs that have nothing to do with what we studied.
The barbershop has made itself into a unique Indian institution. Apart from the usual business of shaving and hair cuts, it also serves other social purposes.
A campaign to support Indian weavers and their products has gone viral with around 3,700 shares 3604 and 6,772 likes in less than 24 hours.
How India's changing kitchens have 'modernised' food habits
Model and actor Rohit Khandelwal, 26, has become the first Indian - in fact, the first Asian - to have won the Mr World beauty pageant.
Big, bold Indian weddings are a norm across the globe.
For all the buzz around innovation and entrepreneurship, the arranged marriage checklist hasn’t changed at all.
On Thursday, India will vote on a resolution at the United Nations that seeks to establish an independent expert on sexual orientation and gender identity at the human rights council.
India's royalty lost their official powers when the nation gained independence in 1947 but the modern-day maharajas are still wealthy and influential.
Food and family are possibly India's two biggest obsessions. The two define our identity and our personality to the point of both ridicule and delight,
Once worn by Muslim women as a symbol of modesty, the traditional burqa has undergone a major transformation over the years.
Gay nightlife thrives in India’s metros despite widespread prejudice against the community.
Makindu town, on Kenya’s Nairobi-Mombassa Highway, is most known for its grand and immaculately-maintained gurdwara, which is a must stop for all travellers, not only Sikhs.
Waiting for company to travel is passé; solo travellers are having fun by not just exploring beaches but also enrolling in open water scuba diving courses