Archive for April, 2015

Does Your Blog Need a Sidebar?

Does Your Blog Need a Sidebar?

Have you ever wondered if your blog really needs a sidebar? And if you need a sidebar, should it be on the left or right side? Sadly, the answer isn’t a simple yes or no. But with some testing, I’ve figured out the optimal layout for a sidebar on a […]

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0 commentsApril 23, 2015 at 10:34 amEducation Technology

Mobilegeddon: 3 Ways To Take Mobile Friendliness To The Next Level

Mobilegeddon: 3 Ways To Take Mobile Friendliness To The Next Level

Today is April 21 — the day Google officially launches its mobile friendly ranking algorithm. For sites that aren’t mobile friendly, this means a likely drop in traffic from the mobile audience moving forward. For sites that are mobile friendly, this means it’s time to up the game. In this […]

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0 commentsApril 22, 2015 at 10:38 amUncategorized

Four times meetings arranged for marriage went hilariously wrong

Four times meetings arranged for marriage went hilariously wrong

“Why don’t you both talk?” is the most cringe-worthy phrase one can hear, followed by the smug and sanctimonious expressions in an arrangement made by parents and assorted relatives. Thankfully, that scene is slowly changing wherein set-ups continue to be arranged, but the actual meet-ups take place sans family, in […]

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0 commentsApril 21, 2015 at 10:14 amMarriage Relationships

5 Reasons Why You’re Not Broken

5 Reasons Why You’re Not Broken

You are the only person qualified to be you. So why are you spending so much of your time and energy trying to improve, enhance, fix or change the person that you already are? You don’t have to lose five (or 50) pounds, find the perfect spouse, or wear the […]

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0 commentsApril 21, 2015 at 10:07 amLife Style

Is it ever worth taking your life?

Is it ever worth taking your life?

The recent suicide of Twitter comic Akhil Mehta – someone so full of life and an inspiration to many – took me back to an open letter I had written in this column last year. It was in response to an e-mail written by a teenaged reader who said he […]

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0 commentsApril 20, 2015 at 10:55 amCareer Life Style

Ben Kingsley Plays A Sikh Cabbie In This Movie And He Absolutely Nails It

Ben Kingsley is one of the most versatile actors in World Cinema and he just proved it again with his depiction of an Indian Sikh in his latest movie, ‘Learning To Drive’. The theme of the movie revolves around a Manhattan writer, who starts taking driving lessons as her marriage […]

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0 commentsApril 20, 2015 at 10:53 amEntertainment Hollywood

15 Things Women Should Stop Being Sorry For

15 Things Women Should Stop Being Sorry For

I am sorry for being overdressed, I am sorry for drinking, I am sorry for spending money on myself, I am sorry for being single. I’ve seen a lot of women who feel sorry for the things they do – not big, important things which have some major significance or consequence in their lives –  but small, […]

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0 commentsApril 20, 2015 at 10:50 amEntertainment

These 6 Minimal Posters Perfectly Explain The Struggles Of Couples Who Marry Outside Their Caste

These 6 Minimal Posters Perfectly Explain The Struggles Of Couples Who Marry Outside Their Caste

It’s terrible to think that even inter-caste marriages, let alone inter-religion marriages, are frowned upon in many parts of our societies. Couples are shunned, honour killings are common, parents are unsupportive and the situation becomes altogether very grave. So much so that the only option left for the couple is […]

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0 commentsApril 17, 2015 at 10:28 amLife Style

Jennifer Lopez Will Honor Selena With Musical Tribute at Billboard Latin Music Awards

Jennifer Lopez Will Honor Selena With Musical Tribute at Billboard Latin Music Awards

Jennifer Lopez performs on stage at The Sound Of Change Live Concert as part of Chime For Change at Twickenham Stadium on June 1, 2013 in London, England. Christie Goodwin/Redferns via Getty Images On what would have been Selena Quintanilla’s 44th birthday, Jennifer Lopez has announced she will perform a musical […]

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0 commentsApril 17, 2015 at 10:26 amCelebrities

You’ve Been Pronouncing ‘GIF’ Wrong All Your Life. Now THIS Will Blow Your Mind

You’ve Been Pronouncing ‘GIF’ Wrong All Your Life. Now THIS Will Blow Your Mind

History has seen too many great debates – was Pandit Nehru right in accepting the terms of partition in 1947? Was Dom Cobb dreaming at the end of Inception? And since the invention of the personal computer in the later stages of the 20th Century – how do we pronounce the […]

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0 commentsApril 15, 2015 at 10:41 amEducation Humour