Lifestyle

  • 5 unique Eid getaways
    Jun 10, 2018 Chiranti Sengupta, Deputy Editor, Gulf News Commercial Publishing
    From minibreaks in the UAE to short-haul overseas trips, GN Focus shortlists some unforgettableweekend escapes for families
  • A large helping of tradition at Eid Al Fitr
    Jun 10, 2018 Keith J. Fernandez, Special to GN Focus
    Classic recipes are a big part of Eid celebrations for the UAE’s different communities
  • Festival of infinite prosperity
    Apr 18, 2018 Hina Navin | Special to GN Focus
    Akshaya Tritiya is celebrated by many Indian communities through different customs and rituals. GN Focus offers a snapshot of how the UAE residents are observing the day
  • 7 new-age investment ideas
    Apr 16, 2018 Deepak Karambelkar | Special to GN Focus
    With people looking for quicker returns we look at alternative options to gold this Akshaya Tritiya
  • Celebrations on the Day of Gold
    Apr 15, 2018 Deepali Nandwani | Special to GN Focus
    In ancient India, Akshaya Tritiya was marked for various reasons. Today, it’s about attracting more wealth and abundance
  • Christmas 2017: UAE chefs list their best dishes
    Dec 12, 2017 Chiranti Sengupta I Deputy Editor
    We ask the UAE’s top chefs what must-try dishes are on their festive menus
  • 4 ways to send money to India this Diwali
    Oct 15, 2017 M Sen | Special to GN Focus
    Brighten up the family this festive season with our handy guide to remittances from the UAE
  • Indulge in some statement jewellery this Diwali
    Oct 15, 2017 Deepali Nandwani | Special to GN Focus
    Indian designers Sabyasachi Mukherjee and Farah Khan on the trend for regal period jewellery this festive season
  • From live entertainment to unique decorations, Indians plan to celebrate Diwali in a multitude of ways
  • 8 awesome dishes for Diwali in Dubai
    Oct 12, 2017 Keith J Fernandez | Group Editor — Commercial Publishing
    From North Indian food to fusion fare, Dubai’s Indian chefs offer some delectable menus this week
  • How does delivering radio frequency to your face through a cartridge of 36 gold-plated needles sound? Krita Coelho has the details
  • Tried & tested: Deep Cleansing Extraction Facial
    Oct 04, 2017 Reviewed by Chiranti Sengupta
    In a need of a face-fixer after a long holiday in the sun, Chiranti Sengupta tries out a luxurious facial to achieve an instant glow
  • Is this anti-ageing potion as potent as the owners make it out to be? Cecelia Jyrwa opts for a tryout
  • 6 ways to get glowing skin before Diwali
    Oct 02, 2017 Krita Coelho I Staff writer
    The UAE's long summer takes its toll on our skin. Reverse that damage ahead of party season with our tips
  • Top skin issues plaguing UAE residents
    Sep 28, 2017 Chiranti Sengupta I Deputy Editor, Gulf News Commercial Publishing
    Doctors discuss some common queries regarding the top five dermatological issues that concern UAE residents
  • 5 ways to turn back the clock on ageing
    Sep 28, 2017 Deepak Karambelkar
    Give your face a new lease on life with these five treatments available here in the UAE