Month: June 2017

Safety tips for earthquake

Team L&M Earthquakes can occur anywhere, anytime. One cannot really predict an earthquake so one has to be prepared to deal to with this eventuality. 1) Keep a fire extinguisher, first aid kit, a battery-powered radio, a flashlight, and extra batteries at home, ALWAYS. Learn how to turn off the gas, water, and electricity. These […]Read More

Step in to save environment now

Rajkumari Sharma Tankha Another World Environment Day just passed. As has always happened, this time too, many organisations held programmes to espouse the cause of environment. Paintings competitions, lectures, tree plantations and cloth bag distribution happened in these events. But I cannot help but question the utility of it all. Not just the need of […]Read More

Sleep tight to tackle work stress

If your job stresses you no end, try having a good night’s sleep. Sleep at least for 7-8 hours at night. Yes, you read it right. Sound sleep at night is a good anti-dote to combating the work stress you face during the day. In addition, it will also prevent you from indulging in unhealthy […]Read More

There’s a dire need for waste management

Team L&M Considering the present scenario of waste management in India, where most of the waste is dumped without treatment, it would require an estimated 88 square kilometer (sq. km.) of precious land to be brought under waste disposal through landfilling by 2050, which is equivalent to the size of area under administration of New […]Read More

5 amazing benefits of sunflower seeds

Team L&M Sunflowers seeds. We all like to munch on them, they are so tasty, after all. But have you ever wondered that apart from satisfying our taste buds these seeds are also great for our physical and mental health? Well, those of you who are not aware about it, have a quick look at […]Read More

Beat Anxiety and Stress, the Vedic way

In today’s time when everyone, young or old, even kids, keep complaining of being under stress and duress, Yogi Ashwini of Dhyan Foundation tell us about the ways to beat this modern-day monster. Read on what he has to say…. Have you wondered why we like being with some people and why we want to […]Read More

Anti-bacterial switches from Honeywell

Team L&M Honeywell introduces Honeywell Blenze Plus Switches, the first ever antibacterial flat switch in India with “Bacti-safe” technology. These switches are completely flush with the front plate in ‘off’ condition making them appear flat on the wall. They have a shroudless rocker with positive action. The range is future proofed 10AX and is IP […]Read More

Celebrating Yoga App launched

Team L&M On the occasion of International Yoga Day 2017 tomorrow, the Department of Science & Technology (DST), Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt of India, has developed a mobile app Celebrating Yoga. The purpose of the app is to popularise yoga and encourage people to participate in it for a scientifically healthy living. The […]Read More

How to protect furniture during monsoon season

Team L&M Who doesn’t enjoy having a sip from their cup of tea or a mug of coffee while enjoying the raindrops gliding through the window pain on a cool evening, but nobody enjoys their furniture being hit by those raindrops! A furniture is a piece of house which makes it a home , and […]Read More

I’m what I am because of dad

Rajkumari Sharma Tankha This Father’s Day is the sixth one I am observing without my papa. I lost him in 2011, to a very debilitating Parkinson’s disease. But that is not what I want to remember him as. I want to remember him as a dashing Colonel of Indian Army, Ram Rattan Sharma, who was […]Read More