Does COVID-19 Lockdown Spell the End of India's Street Food?
30 May, 2020
Most parts of our country have been in complete or partial lockdown for months now. Amongst other things, what this means is that you did not buy freshly fried samosa fom your favorite samosa walla in a long time. You did not enjoy fresh vada pav or kachori or jalebi from your favorite stalls. India learnt to cope with this big gaping hole very early on. Right from the beginning of COVID-19 lockdowns, Indians have started cooking a lot more. We are making idlis, dosas, pakodas, chutneys, chaats, vada pavs etc at home now. This is certainly a much healthier trend for India.
Try This Garlic Cheese Hasselback Potato Recipe Tonight!
29 May, 2020
We all love potatoes - fried, chipped, baked, curried! So today we bring you a recipe that you may not have tried before. These Hasselback potatoes taste as good as the dish looks! It is very easy to prepare and does not require much effort. What more can you ask for? Hasselback Potatoes Recipe Ingredients: 4-5 large potatoes, butter, olive oil, garlic, Mozarella and coriander/parsley. Method: In a bowl, mix together finely chopped or grated garlic, 2 tbsp olive oil and 2 tbsp melted butter.
Chill With These Flavoured Lemonades This Summer!
27 May, 2020
The hot Indian summer is here and we are all struggling with it. The intense heat wave across the country makes one pine for chilled cool-down drinks and the most favorite options is our desi nimbu paani. Also called Lemonade, this drink has great cool down properties, is yummy, and also provides a kick of Vitamin C!
Travelling in the Times of Covid-19
26 May, 2020
The ongoing travel restrictions rare unlike anything we have seen or even heard of in the past. While international flights have been completely suspended for months now, the government has recently resumed operations of domestic flights. People are not flying for vacations any more, but travel is essential of work or even personal reasons sometimes. But travelling is not like what it used to be. It now comes with a lot of conditions and restrictions. Here is what you should expect if you are planning to take a flight.
Delhi Mango Loot - What Happened to Collective Conscience?
23 May, 2020
A recent incident from Delhi shows us how far we have fallen down as a society. As the world is struggling in fight against the CoronaVirus pandemic, the worst victim is poor people who relied on daily income for meeting basic necessities of life. One such poor man was battling heat and the pandemic scare in Delhi, trying to make some money by selling mangoes.
10 Street Food Items You Can Make at Home
22 May, 2020
Many parts of the country have opened up and you can now buy your favorite street food from the vendors again. But many people are scared of contracting Corona virus and have decided to avoid unnecessary exposure. Many parts of th country are still under lockdown. This means many of us are longing for street food that we used to enjoy before COVID-19 came to India! But this is no big deal! You can easily prepare many yummy street food items at home. Here is a list of 10 easy sacks you can make for your family. 1. Bread Pakoda 2. Vada Pav 3. Chole Bhature
Should You Eat Sprouted Potatoes?
20 May, 2020
We have all bought that big bag of potatoes which came with a discount, but then many of them sprouted before we could finish ll the potatoes! What do you do with such sprouted potatoes? Some poeple believe it is perfectly ok to use sprouted potatoes. On the other hand some people strictly believe sprouted potatoes to be toxic and will always throw them out. What is the reality?
Lockdown Makes the Forgotten DD India's Favorite Again!
17 May, 2020
It was a forgotten channel, in fact a forgotten suite of channels. Nobody has watched DD channels for 2 decades now. Many questioned why were they still running! But the ongoing pandemic lockdown has brought DD back into the game and it is most channel today in these times of satellite TV, digital platforms etc.
Common Reasons for Headache
15 May, 2020
Headache is the most common health ailment across the world and everyone has had a headache a few times in their lives. A headache now and then is not a very big deal for most people. But sometimes headaches can be a serious cause for concern. This is when the pain is very sharp and refuses to go away. Here are a few reasons why heads ache! Stress: Believe it or not, your stress can really manifest in a nagging headache. These headaches can usually be treated with aspirin.
Bhagyashree is Making Her Bollywood Comeback with Prabhas!
14 May, 2020
Bhagyashree is the one Bollywood actor who is always remembered for quitting the industry right after she had made her superhit debut with Maine Pyaar Kiya. The film enjoyed phenomenal success and Bhagyashree was loved by everyone who saw the film. Yet she refused all the projects offered to her and declared she would only work in films if her new husband Himalaya was signed as the hero opposite her. This spelled the end of Bhagyashree's short lived Bollywood career.