Sharad Navratri 2017: 13 Best Navratri Deals at Top Restaurants Across Delhi-NCR You Shouldn’t Miss

Sharad Navratri 2017 has kick-started and there’s a lot of excitement in the air. There’s something about this time of the year that makes it more joyful. Durga puja pandals are up and restaurants are trying their best to please their patrons and even those who are fasting during Navratri with interesting menus. In addition to the pujas and offerings made to the deity, devotees also observe the ritualistic Navratri fasts to seek Goddess’ divine blessings. Some devotees fast for all the nine days and while others keep a pair of fasts at the…

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11 Most Popular Mutton Curries Across India: From Rogan Josh to Korma

Among the different kinds of meat dishes across India, mutton preparations have always garnered a bigger fan following. The red meat when cooked carefully results in a buttery and tender treat, the flavour of which blends delightfully well with the myriad spices that go into its preparation. No wonder then it’s regarded as a prime delicacy, and reserved for special occasions, festivals and get-togethers. In some cultures, it is even taken as an offense if one is invited for a meal and not served a mutton curry regardless of the other dishes…

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Angry, anti-Trump protests surge across U.S.

Another night of nationwide protests against Donald Trump’s U.S. election win came to a head in Portland, Ore., where thousands marched and some smashed store windows, lit firecrackers and sparked a dumpster blaze. Police termed the protest a riot and used “less lethal munitions” to help clear the streets. Some 4,000 protesters surged into the downtown area late Thursday night with chants like “We reject the president-elect!” Officers began physically pushing back against the crowd that, at times, threw objects at them as midnight approached, arresting 26 people and using flash-bang…

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India carries out surgical strikes against terror ‘launch pads’ across LoC

India has carried out surgical strikes targeting “launch pads” for terrorists across the Line of Control (LoC), the Army said on Thursday. The strike was carried out on Wednesday night, senior military and diplomatic sources said at a hurriedly called media briefing at the Ministry of External Affairs. “Based on very specific and credible information which we received yesterday that some terrorist teams had positioned itself along the line of control, the Army carried out surgical strikes last night at these launch pads. The operations were focused to ensure that…

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What India is Dishing Up Across the Globe

            Indian food is hot on the global table. It’s omnipresent and is slowly conquering world kitchens. There are restaurants from Dubai to New York dedicated to desi fare but there’s more to it than chicken tikkaand masala dosa. Indian cuisine is complex and mature still there is a lot of room for intuition. Some of India’s best recognized faces in the culinary world and masters of their trade are reinventing classic dishes and combining them with global cuisines to capture newer audiences. Talk to…

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