Pritt Stick As Brow Gel? 9 Beauty Hacks From Beyoncé’s Makeup Artist

Sir John is perhaps most famous for being in charge of none other than Beyoncé’s makeup, but it wasn’t always that glamorous for him. Years ago, he worked on New York MAC counters by day and did the makeup in strip clubs by night, before catching his break assisting beauty legends like Pat McGrath and Charlotte Tilbury backstage at some of the biggest fashion weekshows. In other words, he knows a thing or two about nailing great makeup. From using Pritt Stick as brow gel (really) to the best concealer blending technique,…

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How to Save GIFs From Twitter to Your Phone or Computer

If you’re asking yourself, what is a GIF? It is an image file type that stands for Graphics Interchange Format. These images can be animated or static. In recent years, they have become commonplace on social media and in digital communication as they can convey short video clips in image form. Here’s an example: I’m constantly saving GIFs to my phone or laptop in order to send as reactions or to express something that words just can’t quite capture. Most of the time, I save GIFs from Twitter; however, you may have noticed already the…

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Campus connect: E-learning gets thumbs up from Pune’s student community

However, in the midst of increasing e-learning centres in the city, many have raised concerns about the challenges posed to the traditional methods of learning. “The education sector is changing everyday and in a few years, it is bound to experience a drastic change when students can literally shop online for the courses they want to study. That can pose a threat to traditional forms, but the paradigm shift in the scenario needs to be adapted to,” said Swati Mujumdar, director, Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning and principal director of…

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IGNOU To Be Exempt From UGC’s Distance Learning Norms: Commission Requests HRD Ministry To Issue Directions

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has agreed to relax its distant learning regulations for Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), which offers open and distance learning programmes in various streams, reports Deccan Herald. The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry has reportedly been requested to issue a directive to keep the open-university outside the ambit of UGC (open and distance learning) Regulations, 2017 as a special case. Taking note of the contributions made by IGNOU “in various areas of national importance and relevance” by providing “quality” distance education with an outreach across the…

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Wishing Bipasha Basu A Very Happy Birthday! The Ultimate Fitness Tips From This Gorgeous 40-Year Old

Wishing the gorgeous actress and fitness enthusiast, Bipasha Basu Singh Grover a very happy birthday! The actress turns 40 today and is surely a fitness lover. This can be well proven by her YouTube videos and several Instagram posts. The actress never shies away from sharing her workout videos where she is seen doing numerous workouts passionately. This goes without saying that her disciplined life is the secret to her fit, toned, glamorous physique and slim body. In one of her Instagram posts, the actress shares an inspiring quote which…

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From a maths teacher to India’s leading option seller: The inspiring journey of PR Sundar

From a person who managed to lay hands on his first pair of slippers w Edited excerpts from his interview with Moneycontrol, where he speaks about his journey and what it takes to be an option seller. Q: How did a math teacher end up trading options? A: After my post-graduation in mathematics from Chennai, I bagged a job as a maths teacher in a school in Gujarat as there were few jobs in south India then. Among the many good things that Gujarat has to offer, one is the interest…

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An IIT engineer’s journey from e-commerce to successful trading

If you are smart, why aren’t you rich? This saying has been a matter of conjecture since time immemorial. Empirical data shows that only one or two percent of intelligent people are rich. Nobel laureate economist James Heckman, who has researched on the topic, says that IQ is only a minor factor in success. Financial success, according to a paper co-authored by Heckman is correlated with conscientiousness, a personality trait marked by diligence, perseverance, and self-discipline. These are exactly the traits of every successful trader or investor. Add intelligence to…

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