How Mumbai’s Catholics lift up their mood and culture with sweet ‘patoleos’

In addition to Independence Day, August 15 also marks a feast for Christians in the city. Two Mumbaikars talk about how making patoleos — a fragrant turmeric leaf-steamed delicacy — for the community gives them hope amid the pandemic

15 August,2022 03:41 PM IST | Mumbai | Nascimento Pinto
The making of patoleos for the Feast of Assumption of Our Lady is an annual tradition in Elizabeth Fernandes`s home. Photo: Elizabeth Fernandes

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Friendship Day 2022: Plan a trip to these places in India with your friends

Waiting to confirm that pending long trip with your friends? Here are some suggestions on places you visit in India

07 August,2022 11:34 AM IST | Mumbai | IANS

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How young people are encouraging sexual health conversations among peers

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Barely 1 percent of Indian youth have had a parent discuss reproductive processes with them. While stigma, lack of information and socio-economic barriers often discourage conversations about sexual needs and reproductive health, young people from advocacy programmes are gradually helping adolescents open up about sex, pleasure and contraception

12 August,2022 12:15 PM IST | Mumbai | Sarasvati T
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