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What makes Yam (Suran) a magical vegetable for the human body

1. What is Yam? Whether you call it Zimikand, Elephant Foot Yam, Yam, Ole or Suran, this vegetable is known for its ‘itchy throat’ nature and probably that’s the reason it is not very popular. Regarded as a part of the compulsory Lakshmi Puja meal on Diwali in several part of India, Suran which is a variety of yam, grows ... Read More »

What makes paneer or cottage cheese a powerhouse of nutrients

1. The magical paneer! Are you a vegetarian, who craves for something good like paneer or cottage cheese? Then stop for a while, because after reading this piece of information you will start loving it even more. The ever-so-versatile paneer is not just a powerhouse of protein, but also an effective means of losing weight. Don’t you believe? Scroll through ... Read More »

Pudina Chutney: What Makes The Mint Relish India’s Summer Essential

Many of our history books never chronicle the role played by our foods, herbs and spices in shaping the country’s fortune. Did you know that chutney was a favorite of the British from the years the Empire ruled India. So much so, that chutney was one of the luxury imports in the Britain and the rest of Europe, pretty much ... Read More »

Patishapta: What Makes The Bengali Stuffed Crepe Treat A Spring Favourite

Bengalis and their affection for sweets is no hidden secret. Making the most of available ingredients is a craft Bengalis mastered years ago and some of the best exhibit of this expertise can be seen in their sweets. The world of confection churned just of chenna(spilt milk), cottage cheese or gur(jaggery) can boggle the most sound minds at times, and then there are ... Read More »

India Bike Week 2017: Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster Makes Its Debut

The Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster was showcased at the ongoing IBW 2017 Highlights The Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster is based on the Bonneville Bobber It has the same engine as the Bonneville Bobber; a 1,200 cc parallel-twin It will be launched in India in the first quarter of 2018 Triumph Motorcycles India showcased the Bonneville Speedmaster in India at the ongoing India Bike Week ... Read More »

Putting Christmas decorations up early makes you happier

In our stressful lives we have few opportunities to feel truly irresponsible AFP/Getty Images People who begin Christmas celebrations early are happier according to scientists. Apparently, those of us who wheel out the Christmas tree as soon as the bonfire embers diminish are much happier and excited about life. Psychoanalyst, Steve McKeown, told Unilad: “Although there could be a number of symptomatic reasons why ... Read More »

How to Make Chenna At Home: An Ingredient That Makes Rasgullas and Rasmalais Irresistible

The very first image that clouds the mind on the mere mention of the word ‘chenna‘ would certainly be the rasgulla. Doused in sugar syrup, this magical dessert sits on top of the list of Indian sweet lovers all across. The star ingredient that goes into making it and many other mouthwatering desserts all over the country needs is chenna. Interestingly, this humble ingredient ... Read More »

Gogoro 2 makes the electric scooter lifestyle more comfortable

About two years after we first rode the Gogoro Smartscooter, the company is back with a sequel. The Gogoro 2 and Gogoro 2 Plus lightly rework the original, with a second gen motor and powertrain that deliver the same amount of power (6.4kW), but promise smoother torque and more control. The choice of a Sport mode and Smart mode let ... Read More »