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Sometimes your partner and you may not be on the same page, but that is not a sign of your relationship being in trouble
Sometimes your partner and you may not be on the same page, but that is not a sign of your relationship being in trouble

Co-working makes you grow as an individual and as a multi-dimensional couple

Do not lose sight of your individuality while you’re perfecting your team work

Ankit Agarwal (above) and Brinda Dhruv (below) wanted a beverage which offers hydration while being healthy.
Ankit Agarwal (above) and Brinda Dhruv (below) wanted a beverage which offers hydration while being healthy.

Bridging the gap in the health drink market

  • Health drinks that do not have preservatives face a myriad of issues
  • There are many healthy beverages in the market, there were hardly any options of drinks that offered hydration

Suchi Vora  prefers organic food and cold-pressed juices to stay chemical-free
Suchi Vora  prefers organic food and cold-pressed juices to stay chemical-free

Clean eating advocates present their case

  • Many are choosing this lifestyle to steer clear of chemicals in food
  • The intent to eat clean can be seen among Indians today. Yet, translating that intent into action is a little slow

Cleaning up your resume can help place a finger on areas where you thrive.istockphoto
Cleaning up your resume can help place a finger on areas where you thrive.istockphoto

Do we make our resume or does our resume make us?

  • With the amount of fortune and time invested in building one’s career, the resume has unequivocally become the most prized possession of our lives
  • A resume, on the other hand, confines us within the boundaries of repetitive job descriptions and employer expectations

Harish Mohan says consumers will have many options to choose from in the better-for-you beverages space.
Harish Mohan says consumers will have many options to choose from in the better-for-you beverages space.

A cooler green tea for the health-conscious

  • Mohan believes this is a good time for companies like his to venture into the functional beverage space
  • To make the green tea cooler, which aims to deliver all the benefits of green tea minus the bitter aftertaste

Know your rights in case an airline cancels your flight without force majeure in play. istockphoto
Know your rights in case an airline cancels your flight without force majeure in play. istockphoto

It pays to know what you can do when an airline cancels or delays your flight 

Airlines will usually try and save cost by offering to re-book you on their own flights

Ankur Goyal’s brand &Me is specially made for women consumers.ramegowda bopaiah/ mint
Ankur Goyal’s brand &Me is specially made for women consumers.ramegowda bopaiah/ mint

Raising a toast to women with a health drink

  • For women some of their greatest (health) concerns are fatigue and cramps during menstruation and hair fall
  • While the functional drinks market in India is a growing category, it is dominated by energy drinks

Amlan Mohanty uses the The Mindfulness app sometimes, and has been meditating by himself for five years.
Amlan Mohanty uses the The Mindfulness app sometimes, and has been meditating by himself for five years.

Move on to meditate... on your smartphone

  • Millennials are latching on to apps to de-stress, focus and engage with their work
  • Guided meditations are a good way to start, people struggle with their thoughts when they meditate on their own initially

Tanvi Vyas lives at CoHo in Gurugram
Tanvi Vyas lives at CoHo in Gurugram

Co-working to co-living, millennials share it all

  • To avoid nosy landlords, errant maids and housework, millennials prefer co-living rather than renting
  • Not being fixated on permanent roommates helps people to learn new things and can be great for introverts 

 (iStock)
(iStock)

Opinion | The seductive illusion of hard work

  • Hard work has always been romanticized but never as much as it is nowadays
  • Hard work and success are most certainly correlated but people are misguided if they think hard work alone can lead to success

Mehal Kejriwal set up Happy Milk in partnership with her father Vivek Kejriwal. ( Jithendra M/Mint)
Mehal Kejriwal set up Happy Milk in partnership with her father Vivek Kejriwal. ( Jithendra M/Mint)

Classical music, happy hormones make for healthy milk

  • With the current milk capacity being 4,000 litres, Happy Milk aims to take the capacity to 10,000 litres in the next two years
  • Growing awareness about what one is eating and the readiness to spend on organic products is connecting people a lot more to the environment

New Zealand’s Stewart Island is the world’s newest dark sky sanctuary
New Zealand’s Stewart Island is the world’s newest dark sky sanctuary

Thai weekend made easy

  • Get set for your timelines to be swamped with holiday pictures from Israel and South Africa, if they aren’t already
  • Getting visas for Thailand is easier now, with the Thai immigration bureau’s launch of a new eVisa service

 A beach bar next to the Spree river. Photo: iStock
 A beach bar next to the Spree river. Photo: iStock

There’s always a party in Berlin

  • An experience of Berlin’s nightlife must start (or end) at Berghain, a city institution
  • Converted factories and grain mills are the hot spots in Berlin’s edgy, endless nightlife

The menu is crab-centric.
The menu is crab-centric.

The year of the CRAB

  • Get your bibs out for a meal at the newest outpost of the award-winning Sri Lankan restaurant Ministry of Crab
  • Ministry of Crab hopes to secure a niche by offering a Sri Lankan experience, with a hint of Japanese influence

Le Butcherettes during the Vive Latino 2010 Music Festival in Mexico City. Photo: Getty Images
Le Butcherettes during the Vive Latino 2010 Music Festival in Mexico City. Photo: Getty Images

Modern punk’s power woman

  • Behind Mexican band, Le Butcherettes’ stormy music is a remarkable singer and performer
  • Despite their aggressive performances, Le Butcherettes’ band members are a bit old-fashioned in their habits

Kadubai Karat performing in Mumbai earlier this month. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint
Kadubai Karat performing in Mumbai earlier this month. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint

Meet Kadubai Kharat, a voice of the unheard

  • Bhim geet singer, Kadubai use the form to retell the anti-caste history
  • Kadubai Kharat challenges the upper-caste dominated cultural space through her voice

Pushpamala N. as a Toda woman, from the ‘Native Women Of South India: Manners & Customs, 2000-2004’. Pushpamala N. in collaboration with Clare Arni (2004)
Pushpamala N. as a Toda woman, from the ‘Native Women Of South India: Manners & Customs, 2000-2004’. Pushpamala N. in collaboration with Clare Arni (2004)

I start with the photograph: Pushpamala N.

  • Pushpamala N., curator of the Chennai Photo Biennale, is all set to question what we know about photography
  • I have a secret agenda to look for women practitioners and have tried to get in as many as possible, said Pushpamala N.

Kanishka Sharma (left) trains a student in Pekiti Tirsia Kali. Photo: Pekiti Tirsia Kali India
Kanishka Sharma (left) trains a student in Pekiti Tirsia Kali. Photo: Pekiti Tirsia Kali India

Why you should try Pekiti Tirsia Kali 

  • A combat system from the Philippines, PTK can teach you to impair an attacker on the street in 3 seconds
  • “This is the only system in the world which has been tried and tested in actual war,” says Kanishka Sharma who teaches PTK in India

 James Munson in Mumbai. Photo: Nayan Shah/Mint 
 James Munson in Mumbai. Photo: Nayan Shah/Mint 

Give your style staples a rethink, says James Munson, Marks & Spencer’s India MD

  • Marks & Spencer’s has tailored a campaign specifically for the Indian market called Rethink 
  • The campaign has been launched in tandem with the brand’s Spring/Summer 2019 collection

There is evidence to show that cannabidiol oil helps in epilepsy treatment. Photo: iStock
There is evidence to show that cannabidiol oil helps in epilepsy treatment. Photo: iStock

The cult of Canna

  • Could cannabidiol oil prove to be the ultimate elixir?
  • While cannabidiol is touted for its effects on serious conditions, this oil is beneficial for daily use as well