Free Press Journal
  • Mumbai Summer! A feast of flowers

    Hot, sultry, uncomfortable would be an accurate description of summers in Mumbai. But bringing some cheer and respite amidst the dreary heat and humidity, are an array of blooms, bursting with vibrant hues and colours. From the golden lantern-like Laburnum to the scarlet showers of the Gulmohar, summer is indeed the season of flowers, says Mallika Iyer

  • Expert tips for healthy hair in summer

    Summer can bring in several hair woes. From using right serum to brushing in a proper way, experts say there are easy ways to tame your mane. Arpit Jain, founder and Managing Director of Auraine Botanicals, suggests tips to keep your hair healthy, while Vibhoar, Director of NEU Salonz, busts some myths that can help you to get healthy hair this summer.

  • How Mumbai restaurants are giving tantalising twists to street food

    From pav bhaji to golgappas, restaurants put their own spin on street foods. When adapted  by restaurants in the city, street foods take one back in time, into one’s childhood, and also into the future. Here’s how they do it, finds Maithili Chakravarthy.

  • Periods, Menstrual Hygiene Day, Menstrual Hygiene, Health, Weekend, Weekend reads,

    Let’s talk period! Making the monthly cycle of woes hygienic

    In the run-up to the Menstrual Hygiene Day that is marked all over the world on May 28, meet people and get to know about the products devised by them that are an endeavour to make the monthly cycle of woes a healthy, hygienic and happy one for many women across the country.

  • A compassionate initiative aimed at making parenting easy

    Yoga Prana Vidya’s new initiative, Compassionate Parenting & Nurturing aims to help parents deal with their children’s problems in the most effective ways possible, without losing their cool. Varsha Torgalkar looks at how this will be beneficial in creating a healthy home environment  

  • A pet can enrich your life in magical ways!

    Our four-legged friends hold a special place in our hearts, but they can be so much more than just animals, writes Shikha Jain

  • Credit Cards: What you need to know

    Having a credit card is not a new thing; they have been in existence for several decades now. But even today, many are sceptical of being sucked into the world of ‘living on credit’. In a three-part series, Nikunj Gandhi will be demystifying myths and bringing to the fore some facts associated with being a credit card holder

  • Rabindranath Tagore birth anniversary: Remembering the great Indian bard

    On the 157th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore we take a moment to remember the polymath as he continues to ignite our creative consciousness and inspires us to see the world from a fresh perspective. Kalyani Majumdar pays homage to the Nobel Laureate

  • CSK puts RCB in red zone

    Pune : Chennai Super Kings are virtually through to the Indian Premier League play-offs after a comprehensive six-wicket victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore, courtesy a superb bowling effort from the spin duo of Ravindra Jadeja and Harbhajan Singh.

  • Six-yr-old dies as bus hits family on bike

    BHOPAL : A 6-year-old girl died while three persons of her family sustained injuries after the bike on which they were travelling was hit by a speeding bus on Saturday morning.