8 types of vegetarians found in India

1. What type of vegetarian are you? In India more than 40 percent people claim to be vegetarians . While for some it is a matter of personal choice, for a large number of people vegetarianism comes in varying degrees. Their being a vegetarian is conditional and sometimes these conditions are quite amusing. Have a look at the eight types of vegetarians that exist in our country. 2. Pure Vegetarians As the name suggests, they are strictly vegetarian and can’t stand anything non-veg on their platter, or can’t even walk…

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Know the origin of these 12 popular dishes worldwide

1. Popular foods and their origins! There are several dishes that you have been enjoying, but you might not be aware of their true origins. For example, if you think Samosa originated in India, you will surely be surprised to learn that it is not true! This droolworthy snack was originally introduced by Middle Eastern chefs during the reign of Khilji dynasty. Likewise, there are many popular foods, whose origin you might be unaware of! Have a look! 2. Peanut Butter Contrary to the belief that it is American, peanut butter is…

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These ugly sneakers are the height of women’s fashion

PARIS—Shall we just stop pretending? Sneakers are the only shoes that seem to rattle designers out of their torpor. They are the only shoes that have shoppers standing in line overnight like they’re on the dole and the last bit of government cheese will be gone by lunchtime. Sneakers are ground zero for collaborations. They are the sun around which streetwear — and pretty much everything else — revolves. When people talk about designer shoes, rarely are they discussing some particularly captivating mule, pump, loafer or bootie. They’re talking about…

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What kind of bread do you associate with?

1. Breads and related personality traits We all love bread, but have you ever thought that the kind of bread you love the most somewhere also reflects the kind of person you are? Sounds interesting? Well, the good news is, it does and today we are going to disclose it. According to personality grooming experts, the way your gestures and hand movements speak about your personality, similarly your liking towards a particular food item also reflects the kind of person you are. Here are the 8 most popular types of…

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Parathas of India: 5 Types Of Parathas From Across The Country You Must Try

What would have our breakfasts and meals looked like if there were no parathasin the world? Imagine a nation full of exotic and wholesome curries and pickles with no worthy companion to team them with? Indians understood the value of breads since the beginning and therefore while they mastered the art of cooking lovely vegetable and meaty preparations, they paid no less attention to the breads that are popularly used as accompaniments to most of these curries, stews and pickles. A paratha is a wheat or flour-based flat bread that shares its origins…

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Kabir Lumba on how he grew Lifestyle into one of the largest department stores in India

Kabir Lumba has been managing director of Lifestyle International Pvt Ltd since 2009 and moves to the parent company in May I joined the Landmark Group in 2004 and almost immediately noticed the culture difference. I had worked in what were then larger companies–Pantaloons and Proline. At the time, Lifestyle was a lot smaller and I believed that the retail opportunity was huge. Most importantly, the Landmark Group had run retail operations overseas and knew it was a business that required tremendous patience. For what was then a ₹200-300 crore…

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Cat S61 With Upgraded FLIR Thermal Camera, Air Quality Sensor Launched Ahead of MWC 2018: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS Cat S61 has been launched as the successor to the S60 The new smartphone comes with an upgraded FLIR thermal camera It will go on sale at $999 Cat, the US-based construction machinery manufacturing company, has lent its name to yet another smartphone from Bullitt Mobile – the Cat S61 rugged smartphone, successor to the S60. The new smartphone sports an upgraded thermal camera that is touted to read temperatures up to 400-degree Celsius and includes a laser-assisted distance measurement solution as well as an indoor air quality sensor. It will go…

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Cabinet Approves Establishment Of 24 Medical Colleges

The Cabinet also gave approval for increase of 10,000 MBBS seats by 2020-21 and 8058 PG seats by 2020-21. NEW DELHI:  The Union Cabinet yesterday gave approval for establishment of 24 additional Government Medical Colleges attached with existing district/referral hospitals by 2021-22. These additional medical colleges will come up in identified underserved areas in the country. In addition to that, the Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved continuation and completion of scheme for setting up of 112 Auxiliary Nursing and Midwifery Schools (ANM) and 136 General Nursing Midwifery…

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5 Side Effects Of Garlic You Must Be Aware Of

If you happen to be a garlic lover who loves to gorge on everything garlicky, then it’s time for you to get a reality check! Garlic is one of the most common ingredients in Indian kitchens, and is being consumed for more than thousand years now. It is not only used for cooking, but is often considered as a medicine as well. There are various varieties of garlic and the most popular ones are hardneck and softneck. Garlic helps to prevent many diseases because of its medicine properties. However, like everything has…

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5 Amazing Health Benefits Of Eating Kale

Kale is probably one of the healthiest vegetables out there. It is loaded with many essential nutrients that can prove to be quite beneficial for the overall health. This leafy winter vegetable is an excellent source of vitamin C and can be included to your diet in the form of salad or even as a side dish. You may add it in your main course as well. If you cannot eat kale in its raw form, then you can reap its benefits by converting it into juice. Here are few health…

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