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A single perfume can contain over 500 chemicals: inhaling them in the environment can result in severe reactions - study
Causes mainly allergic skin reactions including contact dermatitis

It has been an obsession for women over generations.

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In this bicentennial year of Karl Marx’s birth, there has been a great deal of celebration of his work and ideas. Many essays that appeared in the global media during the first week of this month –Marx was born on May 5, 1818 – emphasized the relevance of his critique of capitalism even today.

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Fashionistas of Bollywood

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are all set to exchange vows at the St. George’s Chapel today. Guests have already arrived at the venue to witness the grand royal wedding. Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra too has come to be a part of her good friend Meghan Markle’s wedding ceremony. While the entire world is waiting to see the happy couple walk down the aisle, many are eager to see what our desi girl is wearing.

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Prince Harry and Meghan

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have become husband and wife in a moving ceremony at Windsor Castle.

An emotional-looking prince and his smiling bride exchanged vows and rings before the Queen and 600 guests at St George's Chapel.

Ms Markle, wearing a white boat-neck dress by British designer Clare Waight Keller, was walked down the aisle by Prince Charles.

At the altar, Prince Harry told her: "You look amazing."

After the service the couple - who will now be known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex - kissed in front of cheering well-wishers on the steps of the chapel.

Thousands of members of the public turned out in bright sunshine to see them driven around Windsor in a horse-drawn carriage.

Later, Prince Harry drove the couple to their reception in a silver blue Jaguar, with a registration plate that referenced the date - E190518.

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The Colombo Supper Club presented celebrity chef Kenjiro ‘Hatch’ Hashida, whose pop up at the Shangri-La Hotel Colombo wowed select diners with an omakase experience over the course of two nights. Chef Hatch, who is a second-generation celebrity chef from Tokyo, counts over 25 years of culinary experience. Having apprenticed under his influential father Masterchef Tokio Hashida - who opened premier sushi restaurants in Japan, Hashida Sushi - Chef Hatch is known for his innovative yet traditional approach to food preparation.

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Johann Peries, Sri Lanka’s famed mountain climber and adventurer, is set to make his ascent to the peak of Mount Everest in a few days. If the weather clears, Johann hopes to leave Base Camp on Saturday 19th May, climbing up to Camp 3 by 21st May and on to Camp 4 by the next day, before making his bid for the summit on 23rd May.

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