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Bringing royal ‘Marwari’ horses to US


Marwari Horse Breeders in the US, Spain, and Germany have to work together cajole India to allow more semen to strengthen the Western herd By Francesca Kelly In the summer of 2000, six horses, four mares of varying young ages, and two barely mature stallions finally landed at JFK and then traveled by road to Martha's...

Man builds Taj Mahal-like home in MP’s Burhanpur


A man from Madhya Pradesh’s Burhanpur has built a house modeled on the world-famous Taj Mahal. But unlike Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, this local replica is not a “monument of love” per se and its owner says he wanted to spread the message of love, communal harmony, and the pride of Burhanpur, which is associated with Mumtaz...

Know Your Options if Your Home Loan Payment Suspension is Ending


Is the COVID-19-related payment suspension, known as forbearance, on your home loan ending? Are you ready to resume making mortgage payments? Understanding your options and being proactive can help ensure a smooth process, say experts. “Loan servicers are currently reaching out to customers through emails, letters, and calls to help them with exiting forbearance. Responding...

13 Amazing Benefits of Sweet Corn for Skin and Hair


To some people, a day isn’t complete without munching on a crunchy snack. Unfortunately, most snacks are high in calories and fat – almost devoid of ‘real’ nutrition. One snack that’s a favorite of crunchy snack lovers is corn. Corn is packed with high nutrients which are useful for the human body in many ways....

3 Simple Ways to Start a Fitness Routine Without Feeling Overwhelmed


Many of us feel pressure to make healthier lifestyle choices, but it can get overwhelming if we don't know where to start. Whether you've pledged to make yourself healthiest this season yet, or you're determined to achieve a weight-loss goal, here are three tips that'll help you ease your way into a healthier lifestyle. Make...

Include Skin Protection in Your Wellness Routine 365 Days a Year


Visible light (VL) is the light we can see, and excessive amounts of exposure can contribute to the production of free radicals, which may have negative, aging effects on the skin. VL comes in many forms, from sunlight to the light emitted from digital screens like cellphones and laptops. That’s why experts advise taking...

Barack Obama unveils his list of best movies of 2021


Former US president Barack Obama has revealed his annual list of best movies of 2021 so far. He has included titles belonging to different genres that he watched over the year. He took to Twitter to share the list, and wrote in the caption, "Next up are my favorite movies of the year. Each...

Kombucha for happy gut, happy skin


What you eat and drink reflects on your face. If you are someone who monitors their consumption of water, drinks plenty of fresh fruit juice and adds only greens to their diet then you definitely have healthy, glowing skin. You cannot possibly achieve your skin goals without adding the right drinks and dishes to...

UAE shrinks work week to 4.5 days


In a major reform, the United Arab Emirates announced that it would transition to a four-and-half day work week from January 1 for all employees of the federal government. Instead of the existing norm of the weekend being Friday and Saturday, the new weekend would be from Friday afternoon until Sunday.  This makes the UAE the...