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Surgeon, researcher and bestselling author Atul Gawande will soon be adding the title CEO to his resume.On Wednesday, Gawande was tapped as the chief executive officer of the company, which is a joint venture by corporate giants Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase. The company is so new that...
It's been four years since June 21 was pegged International Yoga Day by the United Nations. Obviously, yoga has been practiced across the world for ages now, but it has certainly undergone a revolution in the United States over the last few decades. One of the earliest infusions in...
Priyanka Chopra may have been Ms. World, but even she needs the assistance of her expert stylists to look as bangin' as she does all the time. The Bollywood and Hollywood actress, producer, and singer opened up her little black book of fashion secrets to share with her fans. Through...
Shaheen Bhatt knows that last week was a difficult one for many as fans processed the suicides of both Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain. That’s why she decided to write about her own experiences with depression in a new essay for Vogue India.“At first glance, I was sure I...
After struggling to find a South Asian outfit that is both elegant and comfortable, Trupti Bhula decided to take it upon herself to create one. With her children's complaints of uncomfortable desi clothes due to its itchy embroidery or layers of heavy fabrics, the multi-talented mom of two began...
European luxury brand Dior came under hot water in January this year when one of their designs was worn by Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor on the cover of Elle Magazine. Orijit Sen, the co-founder of People Tree, a New Delhi based design studio, accused Dior of plagiarism for copying...
By Tina Aswani Omprakash Every single year the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation chooses a local Adult Honored Hero who shares his/her story and is honored at the Take Steps Walk in the spring. And every single year I attend the New York City walk, raise awareness and funds to help find...
Do you know how to drape a sari? According to Kangana Ranaut, you should."I think if you're an Indian woman, you should know how to drape a sari,” the superstar actress told Harper’s Bazaar India in its latest issue. “It's a racket out there with people who...
Celebrity designer Manish Malhotra teamed up with Magnum to develop unique purses fashioned after the iconic ice cream bars. Inspired by his recent venture with Magnum to the 71st Cannes Film Festival, Malhotra developed three purses for friends and actresses Vani Kapoor, Aditi Rao Hydari, and Pooja Hegde.He created a...
South Asians designers and artists are making moves in the field of fashion. Influencers Lilly Singh, Babbu the Painter, Anu Chouhan of Anumation, and so many more desis are selling amazing merchandise which gives your the opportunity to wear your heart and culture on your sleeve!Quite literally drawing from their heritage,...