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How climate change  affects  children’s health

How climate change affects children’s health

Md Altaf  Hussain :We know that climate change is making heat waves hotter and longer, and more heat means more kids aren’t able to go outside and play. This

Biryani Crispy Fried or Mutton Qorma

Biryani Crispy Fried or Mutton Qorma

Ingredients :180g - Fresh vegetarian biryani5g - Chopped ginger5g - Chopped mint10 ml - Lemon juice1 - Green chilliGulb jal (few drops)100g - Refined flour5g - Salt3g - Red

Calling all green thumbs

Calling all green thumbs

Weekend Plus Desk :If you love plants, but don’t really have the time to nurture and maintain them, give these indoor plants a chance. Many of them can survive

The woman

-Tahmina Begum  What instance is there on earth man                                      other than woman?Where can you live without woman?Say mother or sister or daughter                                           or spouse,How can you expect

Novelist William Faulkner

Novelist William Faulkner

Literature Desk :William Faulkner (25 September, 1897-6 July, 1962), who came from an old southern family, grew up in Oxford, Mississippi. He joined the Canadian, and later the British,

Playwright Anton Chekhov

Playwright Anton Chekhov

Wade Bradford :Born in 1860, Anton Chekhov grew up in the Russian town of Taganrog. He spent much of his childhood quietly sitting in his father’s fledgling grocery store. He

Journalist, writer Ahmed Humayun

Mohammad Kabirul Hasan :Ahmed Humayun, (1936-1999) was a writer and journalist who was born on 18th May in 1936 at Barahnagar of West Bengal, India. Initial stages of his

Novelist Humayun Ahmed

Novelist Humayun Ahmed

Literature DeskHumayun Ahmed (13 November 1948-19 July 2012) was an author, playwright, screenwriter and filmmaker. Dawn referred to him as the cultural legend of Bangladesh. Humayun Ahmed reached peak of

Simple exercises that will help relieve knee pain

Simple exercises that will help relieve knee pain

Weekend Plus Desk :Knee bone, which is the largest bone in the body, connects the shin-bone and the thigh-bone. It is also considered to be one of the most

The many benefits  of betel leaf

The many benefits of betel leaf

Ishi Khosla :my curiosity regarding the healing benefits of betel leaf (commonly called Paan Pata) arose when it miraculously subsided a deep painful injury almost overnight. The rapidity with

Higher salt intake can cause  gastrointestinal bloating

Higher salt intake can cause gastrointestinal bloating

Weekend Plus Desk :people report more gastrointestinal bloating when they eat a diet high in salt, a study has found. Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public

Having trouble with dark circles, eye bags? Some essential tips  to get rid of them

Having trouble with dark circles, eye bags? Some essential tips to get rid of them

Weekend Plus Desk :One of the most common problems these days is dark circles. One can use cosmetics to cover up some facial flaws, but dark circles and puffy

Wonders of rice water

Wonders of rice water

Weekend Plus Desk :popular in many Asian cultures for its varied uses, rice water is known to be a natural cleansing option that also has numerous other benefits. Made

Start day with these healthy peanut butter recipes

Start day with these healthy peanut butter recipes

Weekend Plus Desk :healthy morning will ensure an equally healthy and energetic day ahead. Which is why, having a nutritious breakfast is very important. But since most mornings are

Why a trip to Goa in monsoons is perfect?

Why a trip to Goa in monsoons is perfect?

Weekend Plus Desk :A monsoon in Goa oa has been a great love for anyone who has ever travelled in India. While winters are certainly the best time

The poet’s song

The poet’s song

-TennysonThe rain had fallen, the Poet aroseHe pass’d by the town and out of the street,A light wind blew from the gates of the sun,And waves of shadow went

Writer and critic Ahmed Sofa

Writer and critic Ahmed Sofa

Ahmad Kabir :hmed Sofa (June 30, 1943-July 28, 2001) was a writer, free thinker and critic.  He was a progressive man of letters and an organizer. He was born

Shakespeare’s plays: Romantic comedies

Shakespeare’s plays: Romantic comedies

Literature Desk :n the second half of the 1590s, Shakespeare brought to perfection the genre of romantic comedy that he had helped to invent. A Midsummer Night’s Dream (c.

Simple ways to manage migraine at work

Simple ways to manage migraine at work

Weekend Plus Desk :hether or not we acknowledge it, unhealthy eating habits, insufficient physical exercise, over dependency on gadgets, lack of sleep and immeasurable amount of stress characterises the

Taking care of your skin and hair this monsoon

Taking care of your skin and hair this monsoon

Weekend Plus Desk :ust like our apparel choices change according to the season, our skin and hair too require attention and care. With the monsoon upon us and the

Common warm up, cool down mistakes people often make

Common warm up, cool down mistakes people often make

Weekend Plus Desk :Why warm up is important?arm up and cool down are an indispensable part of a workout routine. Warm-up prepares the body for exercise and prevents injury,

Planning to start a business? You need to ask yourself these questions first

Planning to start a business? You need to ask yourself these questions first

Weekend Plus Desk :Questions you need to ask before starting a businessWhat inspires people to start their own business? Some might leave a successful 9 to 5 job to

How to  protect your skin  in summer holidays

How to protect your skin in summer holidays

Weekend Plus Desk :Plan well aheadon’t wait for peak summer to catch you unawares. Stock up on sunscreen for the face and body along with a pair of sunglasses

Go healthy with this Black Rice Tarts  and Mango-Chia Seed Topping recipe

Go healthy with this Black Rice Tarts and Mango-Chia Seed Topping recipe

Shalini Rajani :s a recipe developer, I am always on the lookout for interesting ingredients - ones that are healthy and not extremely popular. Black rice posed as an

Disaster risk reduction for children: Our responsibilities

Disaster risk reduction for children: Our responsibilities

NSM Muzzammel Huq :hildren all over the world are considered as the future of human society, civilization. The physical, psychological and mental growth of the children is essential to

Dear God, peace nowhere found

-Rezauddin Stalin There is peace nowhereAt home or outside, within the realm of the most dear family!No matter how much you try to show off How much wealth, power

Poet Akshay Kumar Baral

Biswajit Ghosh :Poet Akshay Kumar Baral, (1860-1919) was born in 1860 at Chorbagan in Kolkata. Apart from a brief stint at Hare School, Kolkata, he had no formal education.He

Poet, writer Bande Ali Mia

Poet, writer Bande Ali Mia

Literature Desk :Poet, writer, lyricist and artist Bande Ali Mia was born on 17 January in 1906 in Pabna and died on 27 June 1979 in Rajshahi. He passed

Nobel Laureate: Novelist Hermann Hesse

Nobel Laureate: Novelist Hermann Hesse

Literature Desk :ovelist Hermann Hesse was born in the little south German village of Calw on July 2, 1877. Situated on the edge of the Black Forest, Calw was

Easy ways to get rid of bad breath and maintain good oral health

Easy ways to get rid of bad breath and maintain good oral health

Weekend Plus Desk : ad breath, which is also known as Halitosis, is used to describe any bad or unpleasant smell coming from the mouth. Sometimes, a person