What to do in case you are abducted!
27 Jan, 2009
Because of recent abductions in daylight hours, refresh yourself of these things to do in an emergency situation...
It never hurts to be careful in this crazy world we live in.
1 . Tip from Tae Kwon Do :
The elbow is the strongest point on your body.
If you are close enough to use it, do!
2. If a robber asks for your wallet and/or purse,DO NOT HAND IT TO HIM .
Toss it away from you...chances are that he is more interested in your wallet and/or purse than you, and he will go for the wallet/purse.
RUN LIKE MAD IN THE OTHER DIRECTION!
Observations by a person who's come to Mumbai after a long time:
19 Jan, 2009
I'm back home from India. Back to the snow and sub-freezing temperatures of Seattle. A few random observations from my three weeks in Mumbai...
There appears to be some law there that everyone has to have at least one cellphone. And you're required to answer the phone when it rings, even if it's in the middle of your own wedding.
In the absence of a cellphone, any small portable electronic device can satisfy the regulation. I swear I saw a beggar on the sidewalk with the wires of an mp3 player hanging out of his ears.
Who’ll Stay Hot. Who’ll Rot.
14 Jan, 2009
It’s time to say ta-ta to 2008 and roll the welcome carpet for the ninth year of this century.
The year didn’t see a lot of excitement at the box office. Though, it did experience a heavy downpour of new faces eager to prove their worth. It also witnessed a few old ones beaming with a new glow, bringing a tang of freshness to the glam world.
While some of them are still basking in the limelight, others have disappeared behind the starry night!
So, let’s see who all have the charm and potential to carry 2009 boldly on their shoulders.
Make Your Makeup Last For The Long Party!
13 Jan, 2009
You are too excited for the New Year bash and are all set to rock the evening.
You look gorgeous in your new dress with just the right makeup and accessories complimenting your style.
But just as you begin to get into the party mood and enjoy the buzz and excitement around, you realise that you are all sweaty, washing out the glow on your face!
All the valuable hours that you spent to bring out the beauty have gone into the drain!
To avoid getting into such a situation on such an important day, here’s what to do”
AB’s Rejects In Naseeruddin’s Lap!
12 Jan, 2009
In spite of being a veteran actor, Naseeruddin Shah has only been getting scripts rejected by the ‘God of Indian Cinema’, Mr. Amitabh Bachchan ! Roles have seldom been designed exclusively for Naseeruddin Shah. Yet, the actor fits so perfectly in every character he plays.
Even the toughest critics find it hard to dig out flaws in this actor’s performances. His work in his latest film, A Wednesday was received by applauds and standing ovations across cinema halls.
How To Maintain Your Child’s Hair
11 Jan, 2009
Kids themselves seldom care about their hair. What makes it even more difficult is that their hair is very delicate and fragile! They require extra care and protection!
While it is easy to keep their skin soft and protected with skin moisturizers, their hair tend to get very messy and entangled! Especially if your child is a girl! On top of it, they neither have the fondness nor the patience to sit in a saloon and get their hair fixed!
Here are a few tips that will help you keep your child’s hair in control.
Keep it short and simple!
The Cold War Continues!
09 Jan, 2009
In the first few episodes of SRK vs Aamir Khan , you saw Aamir Khan caressing his dog who he lovingly called Shahrukh .
Then our Perfectionist chalked out a ‘perfect’ plan to wreck the launch of Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi by becoming a barber at the multiplexes!
And in the latest episode, Aamir is making statements in public! After calling Shahrukh Khan one of the three ‘idiots’ of Bollywood, he claimed that he does not believe in competition with Shahrukh Khan. He only believes in competition with himself.
What To Wear On New Year Eve?
08 Jan, 2009
“What should I wear?” is the first question that comes to our minds when we plan for a party. And a New Year Party is no ordinary occasion! It is the biggest bash of the season. All your friends will be there, and you need to look your best that day!
Here is a short guide that will help you choose an ideal look for that day!
Tip 1: Wear light
Keep your dressing light for this evening. Choose a light-coloured outfit that flaunts your best features. Keep the work on the outfit light and elegant too.
Tip 2: Complimenting accessories
Age Takes A Toll On Aishwarya!
07 Jan, 2009
When Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s role was chopped off from her over-hyped international project, Pink Panther , we though that the international film industry is actually more concerned about her acting skills, rather than her blue eyes. But this was just the beginning of the beauty queen’s fading charisma!
This Time, The Old Replaces The Young!
07 Jan, 2009
Hiten and Gauri will replace the kids in Nach Baliye 4 ! But will they be able to bring in the same charm that the kids have?
After four lame seasons of the same stereotype competition with publicity hungry participants and clueless judges, everyone needed a break!
And this breath of fresh air was brought in by tiny tots, Aishwarya Majumdar and Ali Haji in the fourth season of Nach Baliye . The two winners of Chote Ustad were hosting Nach Baliye this year.