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Bibi Exclusive: How Young South Asian Couples Are Celebrating The Holidays

Tanvi Arora and Anshul Bakshi – Chicago, Illinois and Toronto, Canada Tanvi: We have been dating for over three years, had our Roka (Punjabi pre-engagement ceremony), and our wedding is [set] for July 8, 2017 in Chicago. Anshul lives in Toronto and I live in Chicago. We are either in Chicago or Toronto for the holidays and […]

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Five Things About Him That You're Unlikely to Discover on a First Date

Before you pass on a second date with a man, consider these five things you are unlikely to discover about a potential partner on a first date. 1. How he interacts with you when he’s not nervous. Regardless of how he seems on your first date, it is likely he is nervous about the prospect […]

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Monthly Horoscope: December 2016

Aries (21 March – 19 April): Your personal magnetism remains high. You are apt to make important contacts that can boost your career as well as your personal life. You can make positive changes, as well, on the domestic front–small changes to your routine that make life more interesting and fresh. You will expand your […]

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My Mom's Private Breast Cancer Battle... And My Hope For Progress Within The South Asian Diaspora

Cancer is a disease that does not discriminate. Every person is fair game. My mom was diagnosed with breast cancer in the summer of 2013. We were all in disbelief. This was a woman that had never smoked, indulged in alcohol… or even tried dating. A woman who had followed the rules of society by […]

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Three Mistakes Men Make When Approaching Women

If you’re a man who finds approaching women a challenge, you’re in good company. Many men struggle when it comes to approaching a woman. While sitting in a lounge or coffee shop, an attractive woman makes eye contact and smiles. Although she seems friendly, you hesitate… Your mind wanders in a variety of directions (playing […]

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Monthly Horoscope: November 2016

Aries (21 March – 19 April): This month brings financial abundance and a general feeling of prosperity. You have a little extra energy to dedicate to work, which will bring nice monetary rewards. Your friends have always been an extension of your family, and this month, they will show up for you in surprising ways. […]

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Three Ways To Keep Your Eyes Open During A Relationship

With so many hopes and fears we can bring to our dates, it’s no wonder we can often times get in our own way. If you’re prone to bad dates, you may start assuming straight off the bat that the person is terrible for you, and if you’re prone to falling in love quickly, you […]

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Monthly Horoscope: October 2016

Aries (21 March – 19 April): This is an excellent time for new romantic commitments, fresh starts within your relationship, and for new lovers. It is also a good time for new financial activities involving various forms of profit sharing, investments, and joint assets. This gives you another opportunity to work on financial goals involving […]

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Essential Dating Tips for Introverted Men

Most dating advice centers around being as social as possible, which is useful as long as you’re an outgoing person. Meeting people at parties can be a great way to introduce yourself to numerous people in a short time span and figure out where there is chemistry. On the other hand, if you’re the type […]

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Monthly Horoscope: September 2016

Aries (21 March – 19 April): If you are confident, you will get your point across and grab the attention of someone interesting. Cooperative and harmonious relationships (in both your personal and professional realms) are very important to you at this time. This will be a great month for passion, love and security in regards to romantic relationships. If […]

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