“I feel like I do not deserve success.” “I find it difficult to accept compliments.” “I am not as good as people believe I am.” “I do not work as much as people say I do.” “I fear that people will see what a loser I truly am.” Do any of these thoughts sound familiar... Continue Reading →
What are Urban Legends? Urban legends are those horrifying or disturbing stories associated with an unknown being, object, place or a phenomenon. These stories get passed on across various generations within a community orally and are rarely documented. What adds the ‘fear factor’ to these legends is that many people believe them to be true.... Continue Reading →
In psychological terms, trauma bonding is a state wherein an individual feels attached and connected to their abuser.A common misconception held by people is that trauma bonds can only occur in relationships, but you should be cautious about your friends and family members.
On 25th June, Hindustan Unilever announced that they are finally dropping the term “fair” from their popular Skin care product brand name “Fair and Lovely”. The reason stated by them is that they do not want to promote a singular standard of beauty and want to be more inclusive of all “skin tones”. Sunny Jain,... Continue Reading →
The term Vintage refers to anything that is 25 years older. Vintage Advertisements are visually appealing even now and evoke feelings of nostalgia in our minds.These advertisements are also a major part of a brands history.They give us an idea about how brands had initially started out and where they are now. In this article,... Continue Reading →
The Promised Neverland is an anime series based on a Japenese manga written by Kaiu Shira and was serialized by Weekly Shōnen Jump (Best-selling manga magazine) in 2016. In February 2020, the Anime received the “best fantasy” award at CrunchyRoll Anime awards and has also featured in Crunchy Roll’s top 100 Animes of 2010s list. The... Continue Reading →
King Vikram walked towards the graveyard’s tree and lowered the dead body hanging on its branch and carried it over his shoulder silently like always. Then Betaal, who possessed the dead body said, “Oh King! Let me make this journey easier and less tiresome for you. Listen to the story I tell you carefully. At... Continue Reading →
Most of us must have heard about this term ‘Stockholm Syndrome’, as confusing as it sounds, it is a rare psychological phenomenon wherein the victim harbours romantic feelings for his or her kidnapper. People have speculated that “Beauty and the Beast” a popular fairy tale is about this ‘Stockholm Syndrome.’ But it is simply not... Continue Reading →
Eyeshadow palette’s cost a fortune and when you manage to buy one, you may or may not love all the colours you get.
This gives rise to a question.
How can I completely use my palette and get my money’s worth?
You are in luck because through this article you might find one or eight ways to use those ‘not so favourite’ eyeshadows.
About the Author: Manju Kapur is a celebrated Indian novelist. She currently resides in New Delhi and is an English Literature professor at Miranda House, her alma mater. Her debut novel ‘Difficult Daughters’ (1998) won the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize (Eurasia Section) in 1999. Her other famous works are ‘A Married Woman’ (2002), ‘Home’ (2006), ‘The... Continue Reading →