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Navratri special: Vrat Dhokla recipe in 10 simple steps

It's been just a day since the auspicious festival of Navratri has begun. The holy occasion happens to be a nine-day fast, wherein people worship the nine forms of Goddess Durga.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 29, 2017 09:09 AM

Navratri Special: Coconut Ladoo recipe in 5 simple steps

The festive season of Navratri has begun today and with the arrival of this auspicious occasion arrives, its time to give up on those favourite dishes of yours and fast for the upcoming nine days.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 28, 2017 08:29 AM

Hot chocolate may contain more salt than a bag of crisps

Hot chocolate lovers beware. Researchers have warned that hot chocolate may be as salty as seawater with 16 times more salt than the maximum target.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 20, 2017 09:35 PM

Cheese may actually help in losing fats, says study

Good news for cheese lovers, rejoice! People who consume high-fat dairy products like cheese may have lower body mass index and cholesterol levels, a new Irish study has claimed.

PTI | Mar 20, 2017 05:11 PM

Traditional Indian cuisine all set to replace molecular cuisine in 2017

Traditional Indian cuisine is all set to stage a return in 2017, replacing the molecular gastronomy fad, that ruled Indian platters for nearly half a decade.

PTI | Dec 30, 2016 01:28 PM

Open floor plans may make you eat more: Study

According to Kim Rollings, assistant professor at University of Notre Dame in the US, dining environments can have even more serious consequences for eating behaviours.

PTI | Sep 11, 2016 08:34 PM

Shelf life of Bengali sweet ‘Joynagar Moa’ increased from 2 to 28 days

A new packaging research by the Indian Institute of Packaging here has increased the shelf life of ‘Joynagar Moa’, a popular Bengali sweet, from two days to 28 days thereby creating export...

PTI | Aug 26, 2016 06:19 PM

Know about mouthwatering cusine from 'Scotland of east': Meghalaya

Shillong also known as 'the abode of clouds' is capital of Meghalaya in North East India.The state is the wettest region of India, recording an average of 12,000 mm (470 in) of rains a year. Meghalaya...

News Nation Bureau | Jul 31, 2016 02:53 PM

Now relish 'Lost Recipes of the Royals'

Long forgotten delicacies that were once relished by the erstwhile kings, maharajas and nizams of India can now be savoured courtesy a unique opportunity for food connoiseurs.

PTI | Jun 23, 2016 04:04 PM

Bored from conventional food menu? Try this

For those bored of the everyday combo of dal, rice and chapatti, a unique spread of over 10 mouth-watering savouries, including beetroot risotto and five spice chicken, is on offer at an innovative...

PTI | Jun 19, 2016 12:47 PM

Unique Indian chai culture gets popular in Australia

From well-known spa centres to cafeterias across Australia, the unique Indian chai culture is gradually picking up through an innovative business venture launched here by a young India-born...

PTI | Jun 03, 2016 02:53 PM

Authenticity of Goan food lies in its ingredients: experts

Goan food is not just associated with its famous ‘fish curry-rice’ but the authenticity lies in its unique flavours of chillies, toddy vinegar and coconut.

PTI | Jun 01, 2016 12:28 PM

Bright lit restaurants encourage healthy food choices

Next time you visit a restaurant, make sure it is well-lit, as researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have found that people are more likely to order healthy food if they are dining in bright...

PTI | May 29, 2016 03:08 PM

Celeb chef adds food to Cannes film market menu

One of the more unusual films screened in the Cannes Film Market this year, celebrity chef and cookbook writer Vikas Khanna’s Kitchens of Gratitude explores the healing power of shared food in the...

PTI | May 15, 2016 08:37 PM

Goa is the melting pot of global cuisines

Goa welcomes visitors not only to its picturesque beaches and traditional food but it also takes good care of the taste palette of people from across the globe offering a wide range of continental or...

PTI | May 11, 2016 10:27 AM