Bond with the BEST
There is no fun better and more unadulterated than men being all by themselves. They view friendships with other men as more fulfilling and bond best with each other. Does that mean men and women interact and connect at only one level, at best, the romantic and, at worst, the sexual?
Nonika Singh finds out
men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion,
enmity, worship, love, but no friendship." ó Oscar
Sexuality may stand in the way of friendship between members of the opposite gender but itís not always the case
friends, who men and
women? Are you kidding? Men and women, the two genders ó are
they polarised extremes or are they made for each other? From
warring planets as Johny Gray, author of Men are from Mars
and Women are from Venus, would have us believe or
inhabiting a common planet, Earth, as his detractors suggest.
Either way, they meet on many platforms and in many
relationships. But one ground that continues to elude them is
friendship. For proof, walk into any party and you see men
huddled in one corner, and women in another. An odd man that
walks up and talks to a woman is either trying to be polite or
flirting with her.
The onslaught of daily discount websites poses a grave threat to your weak willpower, writes
Divyanshu Dutta Roy
the last two months, I have gone from a normal young guy to the
male equivalent of Rebecca Bloomwood from Confessions of a
Shopaholic. Why? Because suddenly I have discovered the
Dubai Airport of online shopping. Even in India,
daily deals and group shopping websites are not exactly just off
the boat. They have been here, offering discounts on things
(with an annoying bias towards spa, beautification and grooming
packages) and hoping to grow up to be as big as Groupon for some
Match clothes with built
Your couture is a reflection of your personality, says Shekher Phadnis
of us men are not of
the same physique, and it is important to bear in mind this
factor when dressing up. Let us consider the various varieties.
Short and stocky. If you are of this built, remember that dark
colours are best for you. You can best experiment with
monochromatic colours as they look good on you. But contrasting
colours are a no no.