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Melissa DCosta

  • Are email wedding invites cool or tacky?

    With more youth opting for digital wedding invites, we got couples to tell us what's motivating them to ditch traditional invitations, and how receptive family and friends are to this idea.

    Monday, 29 April 2013 - 2:07pm
  • Why Virtual Display of Affection (VDA) is a turn-off

    Public display of affection can be an irritant at times especially when couples go overboard not realising that they are becoming a nuisance for others. However, taking this a step further couples have now extended their PDA to social networking sites, making you an unwilling participant in their...

    Monday, 15 April 2013 - 6:55am
  • How much would you pay to talk to your favourite celebrity?

    Social media sites are now making celebs more accessible to fans who want to interact with them. It serves both ends as celebs get a chance to interact with fans on a one-to-one basis, while the ordinary man gets to communicate with his idol. Facebook has started charging UK users  to send...

    Thursday, 11 April 2013 - 8:00am
  • Bully teens online?

    Browse through the confession pages on Facebook of different localities in the city and you will find both compliments and barbs. While adjectives like hottie, sexy and adorable are used indiscriminately to woo or in the words of the youth ‘confess’ a crush, mocking and hate laden posts are also...

    Wednesday, 10 April 2013 - 3:00am
  • Six of the worst break-up lines

    If it weren’t for the heartache these would really be amusing. Take a look at the line-up of lines you wish you could bin with the one we used them on you

    Monday, 8 April 2013 - 3:00am
  • Ready for role play?

    Now an Indian website lets you buy sexy barmaid uniform, babydolls or a slutty nurse costume to fire your man’s imagination Role play and acting out sexual fantasies got a boost with erotica Fifty Shades of Grey gaining acceptance in the public domain. As a result the cloak of secrecy...

    Monday, 8 April 2013 - 3:00am
  • IPL: Who should I bet on?

    IPL cricket fans are taking tarot card readers' astrologers' help to predict outcome of matches.

    Sunday, 7 April 2013 - 9:00am
  • Let your kid learn the art of storytelling

    As kids we have all grown up hearing bedtime stories as our parents tucked us in at night. No wonder children love listening to stories. Sherin Mathews, a professional storyteller now wants to encourage them to be active participants and not only listen but also learn to tell stories. She’s...

    Saturday, 6 April 2013 - 3:00am

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