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Do not judge a religion by its extremists

A municipal corporation in Mumbai announces an eight day ban on meat and the country goes berserk. Politicians lose their bearings and that helps the community unite in solidarity, even more. Twitterati, as is their wont, gets another fodder for their attention seeking timelines. That then has been the story of the #meatban and the posturing that has followed it. First and foremost, the ban on meat during the period of fast was passed in

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Cities Cooking Food Indian Food

Restaurant Review: The Royal Bengal Tiger Cafe; Tiger Burning Bright

Bengalis simply love their food and they know how to enjoy it as well. Needless to say they have their unique ways to relating to food as well. Whether it is through their mother or grandmother’s secret recipes, folklore, geographical barriers, aromatic associations or even through the growls of a Bengal tiger! Interesting right! Well the latest kid on the block, the Royal Bengal Tiger Café, dedicated to creating awareness about the endangered species is

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Equality is Important, Both in Life and Diet

quality is a difficult thing to achieve in life. I almost always feel it’s utopian in nature. This month the new government celebrated #SaalEkShuruaatAnek on social media. I personally got 2 messages from our tech savvy Prime Minister’s office. Won’t lie, it did feel nice to see my name and his signature on a virtual piece of paper. But between all this shuruaat, have we got the basics right? Basics of equality, have we even

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Food Lifestyle

COCKTAIL MASTERCLASS TO EXPERIENCE DIAGEO RESERVE WORLD CLASS JOURNEY

Diageo Reserve World Class hosted an exclusive evening to celebrate the India champion Alfonso Del Portillo’s journey at the competition. Last month, Portillo edged his competitors and swayed the judges with his speed, meticulous execution and balanced cocktails in Mumbai at the India finals to emerge as the India Bartender of the Year. To relive this experience, Bangalore’s Drinks on MG Road was the perfect setting for a special masterclass where Alfonso showcased his winning

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Cooking Delhi/NCR Food India Opinion Top

आज डीयू के शिक्षकों के लिए वेलेंटाइन डे है!

छोले-कुलचेवाले अंकल के यहां ग्राहक कम, कहानियां ज्यादा भर-भरकर आ रही हैं. कोई आते ही सीधे कहती है- वो वहां पहले पाव-भाजीवाला बैठता था ? अंकलजी का लड़का बताता है- यहां कहां पाव-भाजी. पांच साल में तो कोई दिक्खा नहीं. वो कहती हैं- मैं अस्सी की बात कर रही हूं, तुम जबी पैदा भी न हुआ होगा. कार पार्किंग से साथ चलकर आए शिक्षक पति-पत्नी आर्ट्स फैक की तरफ बढ़ते हैं कि रास्ते में मनोज

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Cooking Food Hindi Indian Food Top

निरुपम ब्रांड पोहे विद स्लिम टी: ‪#‎बैचलर्सकिचन‬ की खास पेशकश

हॉस्टल में चेकिंग की खबर फैलते ही लोगबाग अपने इलिगल गेस्ट( अतिथि के लिए इससे अपमानजनक शब्द शायद ही धरती पर हो), गर्लफ्रेंड, असली( अश्लील) साहित्य, इधर-उधर फैली चड्डी समेटने, छुपाने, भगाने में लग जाते और इधर हम अपना कूकर-कडाही और चूल्हा. हमें एक-एक आलमारी मिली हुई थी. ज्यादातर की आलमारी में मंहगे कपड़े,परफ्यूम, सर्टिफिकेट होते और सबसे निचले हिस्से में खास फ्रैंड की दी हुई चीजें..कई महीने के सूखे गुलाब, टेडीवियर, कॉफी मग, आर्ट

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Cooking Food Indian Food Top

अचारी आलू विद सरसों ब्रिंजल: ‪#‎बैचलर्सकिचन‬ स्पेशल

इससे पहले कि प्याज-टमाटर-खीरा बैचलर्स किचन से बिछुड़कर दिल्ली सरकार और मदर डेयरी के सस्ते दाम पर पाएं टाइप के बैनरों में कैद हो जाएं, मेरी बड़ी इच्छा थी कि ये मेरी नजरों के सामने राजकपूर-नरगिस मिलाप करें. एक-दूसरे को टूटकर हग करें. सो हमने आज सैलेड को जान तेरे नाम टाइप से सजाया. अचारी आलू बनाने में मेहनत थोड़ी ज्यादा पड़ गयी. रेस्तरां में आमतौर पर जिस बेहूदगी से टमाटर उबालकर और प्याज कच्चा

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Restaurant Review: Mrs. Magpie Café & Bakery  

The newest kid on the block, Mrs. Magpie Café & Bakery has already created ripples in the city’s café and bakery scene. If you are the kind of foodie who prefers to consume cakes, pastries and other such stuff, then do visit Mrs. Magpie Café & Bakery in south Kolkata. It is really not the kind of place that you simply enter. You reach, admire the place and then enter. The 21-seater café is the

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Food

restaurant reviews Yogisthaan : Food for mind, body and soul

Rocky and Mayur have ventured out to explore food from all parts of India and curate videos onAskme.com. I’m contributing my part by relishing my favorite dishes at Yogisthaan and sharing my views with you all! You can also upload your video review on AskMe and stand a chance to meet Rocky and Mayur. We had heard about Yogisthaan in Indiranagar area of Bangalore and were hoping to check it out soon as we have

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Food

Rayalseema Cuisine Arrives in Bangalore With a BANG!

Rocky and Mayur have ventured out to explore food from all parts of India and curate videos on Askme.com. I’m contributing my part by relishing my favorite dishes at Rayalaseema Ruchulu and sharing my views with you all! You can also upload your video review on AskMe and stand a chance to meet Rocky and Mayur. I had visited Rayalaseema Ruchulu in Hyderabad in 2009 and was bowled over by their delicacies though I was

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