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Orange Peel Theory: Can peeling an orange prove how much you love a person?

Mid-Day Premium Orange Peel Theory: Can peeling an orange prove how much you love a person?

Social media is rife with dating trends that often lead many people to test their relationships based on them. The most recent trend is the ‘Orange Peel Theory’, which checks your partner’s commitment based on the act of ‘peeling an orange’ for you. With Valentine’s Day almost here, Mumbaikars and an expert dwell on the viral trend and its implicat

19 February,2024 09:13 AM IST | Mumbai | Nascimento Pinto
Queer dating tips by the community, and for the community

Queer dating tips by the community, and for the community

In the absence of representation, and societal acceptance, navigating the dating landscape for LGBTQIA+ individuals can be puzzling. Ahead of Valentine’s Day, we spoke to queer folk across the spectrum who share with us queer dating tips

14 February,2024 09:31 AM IST | Mumbai | Maitrai Agarwal
Mumbai-based beach cleanup group celebrates 314 weeks of environmental triumph

Mumbai-based beach cleanup group celebrates 314 weeks of environmental triumph

Committed environmentalist Malhar Kalambe, fueled by his passion for our planet, successfully brought together a robust team of 100 volunteers and enthusiastic students to lead the initiative over the weekend

24 January,2024 03:47 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Cuffing to Breadcrumbing: Exploring the new-age 'romantic' lingo of the young

Cuffing to Breadcrumbing: Exploring the new-age 'romantic' lingo of the young

A boomer and Gen Z from the mid-day newsroom take a look at new-age slang used by the young ones to describe their romantic situation

21 January,2024 06:33 AM IST | Mumbai | Gautam S Mengle | Bhoomika Singh
Gen Z say dating will get simpler, less toxic in 2024: Study

Gen Z say dating will get simpler, less toxic in 2024: Study

The study was conducted among 15,000 respondents between the ages of 18 and 26 who lay great emphasis on embracing personal growth, forging meaningful connections, and prioritising mental health

11 January,2024 06:37 AM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
What does Mumbai's Gen-Z eat? Home-made French toast, sandwiches, pasta and more

Mid-Day Premium What does Mumbai's Gen-Z eat? Home-made French toast, sandwiches, pasta and more

With so much buzz around the food the youths eat, mid-day.com decided to dig deeper and ask Mumbaikars and their parents what their favourite dishes are

07 January,2024 09:30 AM IST | Mumbai | Nascimento Pinto
Can meditation improve the impact of social media on mental health?

Can meditation improve the impact of social media on mental health?

Here are some of the ways through which social media hampers the mental health of young individuals, leading to conditions like low self-esteem, anxiety depression and much more

16 December,2023 07:39 AM IST | New Delhi | IANS
Get in the loop of Gen-Z slang, fashion and lifestyle choices with this podcast

Get in the loop of Gen-Z slang, fashion and lifestyle choices with this podcast

In their new podcast, two city-based content creators have light-hearted conversations over lifestyle choices by the current generation

12 December,2023 05:32 AM IST | Mumbai | Devanshi Doshi
You got that good ol’ rizz?

You got that good ol’ rizz?

Oxford Dictionary’s word of the year is… funky, to say the least. What is this perplexing word, and what does it mean to have rizz?

10 December,2023 04:06 AM IST | Mumbai | Christalle Fernandes
Gen Z love on OTT, desi style

Gen Z love on OTT, desi style

What the K-pop craze was to the lockdown, I-dramas are to post-pandemic India. Gen Z viewers are being targeted by web entertainment platforms through content that’s perfect for young angst and shallow attention spans

10 December,2023 03:52 AM IST | Mumbai | Christalle Fernandes

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