10 best potato recipes that will make you realize why aloo is the best!

Potatoes are a staple ingredient consumed in a variety of dishes around the world. In fact, potatoes are the fourth most consumed crop in the world, after rice, wheat and corn. Potatoes are known as “Alu Gadde” in Kannada, “Aloo” in Hindi, “Batata” in Marathi, “Urulai Kizhangu” in Tamil, “Gol Alu” in Bengali and so on. They can be prepared in dozens of ways. This starchy vegetable is a good source of vitamins C and B6, manganese, phosphorus, niacin and pantothenic acid. Compared to most other vegetables, potatoes store fantastically….

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10 best microwave recipes that are incredibly easy-to-make

Where would you be without your microwave oven? Aren’t they just a huge time-saver? Microwave ovens are one of the most common kitchen appliances and are very convenient when it comes to cooking and heating food. Is your microwave really just a cancer box? Microwave ovens heat food by producing radiation which is absorbed by water molecules in the food. This makes the water molecules vibrate and produce heat, which cooks the food. Cooking in microwave is just as safe as any other cooking method. What are the health risks…

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Mahashivratri 2018: What Makes Makhana Kheer A Favourite Shivratari Prasad

Hindus are celebrating Mahashivratri today and the festive spirit is hard to miss. Mahashivratri or the ‘Great night of Lord Shiva’, is one of the most auspicious and widely celebrated Hindu festivals. According to Hindu belief, there is a Shivaratri in every luni-solar month of the Hindu calendar, but Mahashivratri is celebrated only once a year, in the month of Phaguna. This year Mahashivratri would be celebrated on 13th February, 2018. On this auspicious day, temples around the country witness an outpouring of devotees. Hindu scriptures contain many tales wherein Shiva with his…

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5 Foodie Valentine’s Day Gifts For Girlfriends and Boyfriends

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and we are loving the love in the air. On this special day, that is celebrated in honor of Saint Valentine, we have the perfect suggestions for valentines day gifts for boyfriends and girlfriends. Valentine was a Catholic priest who lived in Rome in the 3rd Century. According to some popular legends, St. Valentines played a crucial role in uniting many lovers in the 3rd century in Rome. He started marrying many Roman soldiers in secret ceremonies. It was the time when many Roman men were…

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Happy Valentine’s Day 2018: 5 Delicious Valentine Cake Recipes To Impress Your Loved One

It’s the season to make merry again. This coming week, the world would be gearing up to celebrate the Valentine’s day. Valentine’s day is celebrated in honour of Saint Valentine, the Christian priest of 3rd century Rome, who played a major role in uniting lovers in his time. Movies, media and popular culture have made the day special for many couples of this generation who go an extra mile to let their loved one know of their deep affection. Cards, candlelight dinners, gifts and poetry; there are multiple ways in which…

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Shocking! This Chinese chef is selling our desi ‘Bhatura’ as ‘Scallion Bubble Pancakes’

1. Bhatura or Scallion Bubble Pancakes? How will you feel if one day you visit a restaurant in some foreign land and find your humble Khichri being served as Spiced Rice and Lentil Porridge with Sauteed Veggies or your Rajma Chawla being presented as another exotic dish with a fancy name! The same happened when this moderately famous chef from US started selling bhaturas but called them Scallion Bubble Pancake. Many of us are feeling çheated’ as the chef Peter Chan is selling this dish as his own innovation, unlike…

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Guess what your favourite dessert says about your personality

1. Which dessert matches your personality? Well, you are indeed what you eat. Till date, you might have read this old saying as a quote in novels and books, but today we are going to tell you that how the saying actually fits not just with your physical traits, but with your psychological and mental traits too. All the dessert lover out there, here we have got some popular desserts and what they say about your personality. From classic cheesecake to mighty macron, every popular dessert has some sort of…

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6 desi foods that perfectly represent Indian culture

1. Foodistan India’s diversity can be easily justified on different scales, be it the language, dressing sense, festivals or food. The diversity of Indian states is also represented by the regional food of that place. Food is the strongest thread that holds this country together and the foodie inside us can’t thank our stars enough that we are born in India, which is the land of one of the yummiest cuisines in the world. Despite the massive cultural diversity, there are certain dishes that are prepared pan India, though with…

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Sridevi And Janhvi Kapoor, Bollywood’s Most Stylish Mom And Daughter

Could they be anymore stunning? Sridevi and Janhvi Kapoor at Lakme Fashion Week (Image Credit: Mango Bollywood) Having a stylish mommy has plenty of perks. You can borrow her handbags for a lunch date, do each other’s hair and if you’re so lucky as to share a size, even swap stilettos. If you are Sridevi and Janhvi Kapoor, you can even step out stylishly together and leave those clicking cameras in a frenzy of popping flashbulbs. At last night’s Lakme Grand Finale, Sridevi and Janhvi were among the starry faces. The stylish…

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While You Look At Rahul Khanna’s Insta Pics, Here’s What He Said About Possible Comeback

Rahul Khanna photographed during Lakme Fashion Week View image on Twitter NEW DELHI:  HIGHLIGHTS “There are stuff in the pipeline,” Rahul Khanna said He walked the ramp for designer Narendra Kumar at Lakme Fashion Week Rahul Khanna has featured in films like Love Aaj Kal and Wake Up Sid Actor Rahul Khanna can make a comeback in Bollywood soon, news agency IANS reports. Rahul, 45, who has featured in films like Love Aaj Kal and Wake Up Sid, has some projects lined-up. On being asked about a comeback, he told IANS, “Maybe you will see…

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