During the 17th century Chandni Chowk (literally Moonlight Square”), in the walled city of Shahjahanabad, now Old Delhi was the center of Mughal culture. Nobility lived in the giant mansions, called havelis, with their staff, elephants, and resident poets, and the silver merchants who gave the road its name lined the area’s eponymous central avenue. Read More
Among the many resolutions that people list, one is more often than not to get more organized – be it at work, the way one manages one’s time or then at home. Even when it comes to keeping your house clean, organization is the key. Get rid of all the clutter but don’t dump things haphazardly in drawers and cupboards. Read More
If you like to keep current with styles and enjoy things that are modern, you might like contemporary interiors. Today’s contemporary interiors are comfortable, cozy and welcoming without being dark and drab. Contemporary styles are very much incorporated in homes and office as well. A contemporary interior design home can be a quiet and comfortable retreat. Read More
The immediate future of interior home design sure looks familiar. Because as a new year approaches, it’s an old look that promises to be at the forefront.
Perhaps out of necessity, one of the stronger trends being embraced by consumers and designers alike is the art of repurposing. Read More
A doughnut or donut is a type of fried dough confectionery or Dessert food. Doughnuts are popular in many countries and prepared in various forms as a sweet snack that can be homemade or purchased in bakeries, supermarkets, food stalls, and franchised specialty outlets. They are usually deep-fried from flour dough, and shaped in rings or flattened spheres that sometimes contain fillings. Read More
You may have your own versions of “Maggi memories” like on those cycling trips with friends, or as your savior when friends drop in without warning or during those late night talks.
Maggi has been a true childhood buddy. It took care of our hunger pangs when we were away from our parents Read More
What’s on the runways for 2012/2013 Fall/Winter – classy, classic, and sexy – With fall and winter coming, the new trends this season have started to bloom all over.
Sexy, classy, and classic are the features that are going to reflect clothes for this fall and winter… Read More
For earlier days it was not common to have different hairstyle for boys in India .Short hair for boys is considered as a sign of good person in society but over the years the cinema, drama, male celebrities doing different hair styles changed the whole thing.
For boys to do hairstyle what they need is just a comb but now hair Read More
Street food of Mumbai is the food sold by hawkers from portable stalls in Mumbai. It is one of the characteristics of the city. The city is known for its distinctive street foods. Although street food is common all over India, street food in Mumbai is noted because people from all classes eat on the roadside almost round the clock and it is sometimes Read More
600g potatoes, unpeeled
2 middle bacon rashers, rind removed, chopped
1 medium brown onion, finely chopped
2 hard-boiled eggs, chopped (see tip)
1/2 cup whole-egg mayonnaise
1 tbsp cider vinegar Read More
The vadapav is an extremely popular vegetarian fast food sold on sidewalks, and in starred restaurants all over the city. It is cheap, hot, filling and, in comparison to so many other dishes that are classed as ‘fast’, nutritious — starchy, energy-rich and not too greasy. Read More
Pavbhaji is a fast food dish that originated in Marathi cuisine. It is native to Maharashtra and is popular in most metropolitan areas in India, especially in those of central and western Indian states such as Gujarat and Karnataka. Pav in Marathi means a small loaf of bread. Bhaji in Marathi means vegetable dish. Pavbhaji consists of bhaji (a thick potato-based curry) Read More
Like chicken, mushrooms are culinary chameleons that acquire the taste of any spices added to them. But the most fun part is that they are easy to cook as well.
Fresh mushrooms have proven themselves to be one of the most versatile and perfect meal partners, whether it’s a scrumptious salad, zesty pasta, savory chicken, Read More
Chaat is a term describing savoury snacks, typically served at road-side tracks from stalls or carts in India. With its origins in Uttar Pradesh, chaat has become immensely popular in the rest of India and the Indian Sub-continent.
The chaat variants are all based on fried dough, with various other ingredients. Read More
Banana chips are deep-fried and/or dried slices of bananas (fruits of herbaceous plants of the genus Musa of the soft, sweet “dessert banana” variety). They can be covered with sugar or honey and have a sweet taste, or they can be fried in oil and spices and have a salty and/or spicy taste. Banana chips are commonly found in Indonesia (as kripik) and India. Read More
Not every battle is struck by a wave of violence and not every fight culminates in bloodshed. When the opposition in question is an adamant disease like cancer, our armory should be packed with a lifestyle of regular health check-ups and a diet including foods that double as anti-cancer agents. Read More
Eating out, whether street food or high restaurants or say take always, add up not only to 1/3 rd of our expenditure but also high kilos and fats since they contain more oil, less vegetables and high fatty materials. As whenever we go out, we eat more as compared to what we eat at home, it adds to enormous fats and calories to our body. Read More
These two unusual films – Anurag Basu’s directorial venture Barfi!, Sujoy Ghosh directed Kahaani – and Vicky Donor won not only the hearts of the audience but awards as well at the 58th Filmfare awards that were held at the Yash Raj Films studio in Andheri in suburban Mumbai.
Filmfare Award for Best Action went to Sham Kaushal for Gangs of Wasseypur Read More
Porn star and Bollywod actress Sunny Leone is trying to change her sexy image and desires to be taken seriously as an actress. In order to meet her ambition, Sunny’s new mentor – Ekta Kapoor has been guiding her and Ekta suggested her porn star to bring her spiritual side in front for an image makeover. Read More