footwear

Philippines bans compulsory high heels in workplace

Philippines bans compulsory high heels in workplace

The labour department order took effect on Sunday as the government took up the cudgels for long-suffering shopping mall clerks, hotel receptionists and flight attendants.

Sep 25, 2017, 13:46 PM IST

Running in minimalist shoes can increase leg, foot muscles' volume

Running in minimalist shoes can increase leg and foot muscle volume, finds a new study.

Oct 02, 2016, 00:46 AM IST
How to take care of your footwear

How to take care of your footwear

If you want to ensure longevity of your favourite footwear, make sure you store them right and use the best ways to keep them clean, suggests an expert.

Sep 18, 2016, 10:06 AM IST
Tips to pick up the right pair of shoes for the right occasion

Tips to pick up the right pair of shoes for the right occasion

According to Neha Kumthekar, co-founder and managing director of shoe brand Oceedee, there are a few pairs of shoes that can take you from sight-seeing to dinner to partying without killing your feet.

May 24, 2016, 15:22 PM IST
How ambitious are you? Your heel size will reveal

How ambitious are you? Your heel size will reveal

The findings showed that women adopt local trends -- like changing the size of heels -- while moving to richer parts of the city but ignore them when they move to socio-economically lower areas.

May 06, 2016, 09:23 AM IST
Gravity-defying shoes to simulate Moonwalk!

Gravity-defying shoes to simulate Moonwalk!

The repellent force comes from the orientation of the magnets, which are arranged so that their north poles align with each other.

Feb 07, 2016, 18:38 PM IST
Is he the most ardent fan of PM Narendra Modi?

Is he the most ardent fan of PM Narendra Modi?

There may be crores of fans of Narendra Modi, but here's one from Rajasthan, who compelled the Prime Minister to fulfil his wish.

Aug 21, 2015, 19:28 PM IST

Bata India Q4 net up 48% at Rs 58.43 crore

Footwear major Bata India Wednesday reported a 48.3 percent jump in net profit at Rs 58.43 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, mainly boosted by gains from exceptional items.

May 27, 2015, 23:14 PM IST
What's Parineeti Chopra obsessed with?

What's Parineeti Chopra obsessed with?

It seems actress Parineeti Chopra has an obsession for footwear.

May 14, 2015, 16:49 PM IST
Sonakshi Sinha endorses footwear brand

Sonakshi Sinha endorses footwear brand

Actress Sonakshi Sinha has been roped in as the brand ambassador for Relaxo Footwears Limited’s Flite range.

Dec 22, 2014, 19:37 PM IST
Kate Bosworth to launch footwear range

Kate Bosworth to launch footwear range

Actress Kate Bosworth will launch a 20-piece footwear collection in collaboration with shoe brand Matisse.

Dec 05, 2014, 09:34 AM IST
Fall fashion trend: Over-the-knee boots

Fall fashion trend: Over-the-knee boots

Ankle boots have most certainly stuck around this season once again, but the over-the-knee ones are also making waves in the fashion world.

Nov 06, 2014, 07:57 AM IST
Cameron Diaz launches 'functional' footwear line

Cameron Diaz launches 'functional' footwear line

Actress Cameron Diaz has designed a collection of footwear for Pour La Victoire, and says it is high on practicality.

Sep 12, 2014, 18:07 PM IST

Three mistakes women make while buying heels

How long have you been wearing the same shoe size? It is important to realise that women`s feet are constantly changing due to factors such as ageing, weight gain or loss and pregnancy.

Jul 07, 2014, 15:46 PM IST

Jazz up your look with statement heels

If the right wardrobe is a must during summer, footwear is equally important and this season add a pair of bright statement heels.

Apr 23, 2014, 20:04 PM IST

Kiran Reddy unveils `footwear` as his new party`s symbol

Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Sunday unveiled `footwear` as the election symbol of his newly launched Jai Samaikyandhra Party.

Mar 16, 2014, 20:57 PM IST

Running in high-heels may lead to knee problems later in life

A new study has said that if you run a lot in high-heeled footwear you could be storing up knee problems for later in life.

Oct 29, 2013, 13:37 PM IST

Missoni Loves Havaianas now in India

A range of stylish footwear called Missoni Loves Havaianas will be available here from Wednesday.

Oct 09, 2013, 09:26 AM IST

Vanessa Hudgens not guilty about footwear obsession

Vanessa Hudgens says she has an impressive collection of high heels and isn`t ashamed of her obsession with shoes.

Apr 12, 2013, 15:10 PM IST

Youth held for trying to hurl footwear at Prithvir

A youth was on Sunday detained after he tried to throw footwear at Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan when he was addressing a farmers` rally here, police said.

Oct 29, 2012, 00:13 AM IST