Prawns, believed to be the most popular exceptional seafood, are celebrated as the hero ingredient in many regions of India. Fry it, steam it, lather it in rich gravies(coconut or any other), serve it with heads on or de-shell them completely, it is hard for
Most of us are aware of the disadvantages or rather the harmful effects of alcohol consumption. When we allow someone to consume alcohol we ask him to keep the amount moderate. It sounds like a two-way message! Well, drinking alcohol may offer some health benefits,
Veteran Bengali film actor and Padma Shri awardee, Supriya Choudhury (Devi) passed away at her South Kolkata residence on Friday ( January 26, 2018) following a massive heart attack. She was 85. Supriya Devi is survived by her daughter Soma, from her marriage to Bishwanath
Biryani needs no introduction! Just the name is enough to get us salivating as we crave for mouthfuls of this delicacy. It’s aromatic, it’s heavenly and one of the most loved delicacies not only in India but also across the globe. Although it is believed
On Tuesday, July 25, 2017, metro services were completely disrupted after a fire broke out from sub station of Rabindra Sadan metro station at 9 pm. As per the sources, Rabindra Sadan to Park street station metro services of up and down lines were completely closed.
The man, who allegedly stabbed 16-year-old Junaid Khan to death on board a Mathura bound train on June 22, has been arrested from Maharashtra’s Dhule region. Confirming this news on July 8, the Faridabad Police added that the accused, whose identity they are keeping a
The name of Puri certainly has a high recall value across the world for being the land of Lord Jagannath which is famous for its annual Rath Yatra. Being one of the four great ‘Char Dham’ pilgrimage sites, the Jagannath Temple, Puri, is an important Hindu
India is a land of rich cultural heritage and a home to a variety of art forms. Being culturally diverse and distinct, a variety of art forms have evolved over the years. Passed down from one generation to another, Indian art forms are still alive
On July 4, around 150 students of the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay went on an indefinite relay hunger strike to protest against a hike in fees. The agitation began on July 3 (Monday), with a march on the campus. This is the second protest initiated
The All India Petrol Dealer’s Association (AIPDA) has announced a nationwide ‘no-purchase’ agitation on July 5, 2017 and a petrol pump strike on July 12, 2017. This protest of the AIPDA is against the oil marketing companies’ failure to install 100% automated system at the pumps and
B.Com is considered as the entry level degree for accounting and finance related jobs. Usually, there is an oversupply of such graduates and only a few of them (around top 5-10%) find good jobs. Whereas, the rest have to go either for specialized trainings or higher
233/A/4, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Road, Kolkata-700092 – sounds familiar? Yes! this place was the scene of Kolkata’s most bizarre tragedy in recent memory- 3 Robinson Street. Now, it is the city’s newest shooting locale. The house has already hosted the shooting of a music video and
Anger is an intense emotional response. It is an emotion that involves a strong uncomfortable and emotional response to a perceived provocation, hurt or threat. It can occur when a person feels their personal boundaries are being or going to be violated. A person experiencing
How to keep Diabetes away from your healthy body? As it is known, Dieting is the practice of eating food in a regulated and supervised fashion to decrease, maintain or increase body weight. In other words, it is consciousness control or restriction of the diet.
India’s ‘eye in the sky’ is all set to be sharper and wider as the Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C38) successfully took off on its 40th flight, carrying the Catrosat-2 series satellite along with 30 co-passenger nanosatellites (29 foreign and 1 Indian) from
Staircases with the graphic art walls full of posters and slogans, hefty wooden doors that have passed the test of time and a smoke trapped rendezvous of gala cacophony give way to the brew of nostalgia. 15, Bankim Chatterjee Street, Kolkata-73 –is the official and
Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, Belur Math fifteenth President, Swami Atmasthananda Maharaj (98) passed away at Kolkata’s Ramakrishna Mission Seva Pratishthan on Sunday (18th June, 2016) evening after a prolonged illness. The 98 -year -old Swamiji had been undergoing treatment for age- related ailment since February, 2015.
As autumn leaves fall, winter is round the corner knocking at our doors and as the cool winds start to blow, out comes the Kolkatan’s picnic baskets, mats, badminton rackets and flasks of hot steaming cha. Picnics, winters and residents of Kolkata are synonymous with