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Ramzan an opportunity to lose weight ISLAMABAD: As some see in the fasting month of Ramzan an opportunity to lose weight, health experts said the best time to practise sports is in the hours before the breaking of the fast."Doing sports before iftar will enhance the body's ability to burn fat by 100 per cent," nutritionist Bushra Badarein told, The Jordan Times reported.Walking after taraweeh prayer (special evening prayer performed in Ramzan) is also effective in losing weight because the body is ready for physical activity, she noted.Cardiology Consultant Eyas Al Musa said the best time for doing sports depends on the individual."But I would recommend immediately before iftar if the individual does not suffer dehydration, or three to four hours after the meal," he said, noting that sports alone is not enough to lose weight if the person did not decrease total calorie intake.In Ramzan, the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar, Muslims abstain ...

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Smokers quite addiction while fasting during Ramazan: Expert ISLAMABAD: It is easier for a smoker or tobacco user to quit addiction while fasting during the holy month of Ramzan than in routine months because fasting has a great impact on body and soul.Medical Specialist Dr Mustafa Yousaf while talking to private channel said with bundle of blessings the holy month of Ramzan offers include getting rid of bad habits.He said the habit of smoking can also be avoided through observing fasts and as ...

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I’m Dying to Get Married; Salman Khan Speaks Up Bollywood’s most eligible bachelor Salman Khan, who is famous for keeping his bachelor tag intact for many years, is now dying to settle down in his life. Rumours about him getting married to Romanian beauty Iulia Vantur have been surfacing from past few months. Bollywood actor has finally talked about the controversy. The 50-year-old actor, while promoting his upcoming release ‘Sultan’ in an Indian TV show ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa’, when a contestant Jugpreet ...

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Checking out smartphone in bed causes blindness This would be particularly alarming to smartphone users, as checking your phones in bed could wreavk havoc to one’s eyes and may lead to temporary blindness.Two women went temporarily blind from constantly checking their phones in the dark, say doctors who are now warning others to this unusual condition. A team of London-based researchers come across two separate cases where women reported temporary blindness, and both times in their right eye. The temporary blindness was ...

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Deepika Padukone Speaks Up About Her Break-Up with Ranveer Singh Rumours about Deepika Padukone breaking up with Ranveer Singh have been doing rounds from past few days. In a candid interview to Hindustan Times, Bollywood actress has finally opened up about her relationship with Bollywood's heartthrob Ranveer Singh.While Deepika has always preferred to be a little reserved while talking about her personal life, it was Ranveer who didn’t left a chance to express his feelings for the diva.When she was asked about her tiff with ...

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Valentino's Chiuri set to take over at Dior: reports PARIS: Italian designer Maria Grazia Chiuri is set to be named the first ever woman creative director of Dior, the famed French fashion house, according to reports Thursday.Women's Wear Daily, which is regarded as the industry bible, said they had been told that Chiuri has finalised her contract.Both Dior and the Italian brand Valentino, where Chiuri has worked alongside her longtime creative partner Pierpaolo Piccioli since 2008, refused to comment.Under the pair's leadership, Valentino has ...

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This KFC box charges your phone while you eat Smartphones are arguably the most important thing, which we carry along almost everywhere we go whether it is hanging out with friends or having a brunch at local restaurants. We are always plugged to our phones.KFC taking note of this change in its diners has launched an ingenious new device i.e. a takeaway chicken box that is also your smartphone charger.Yes, you heard it right, the KFC ‘Watt a Box’ is a box for its ...