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Meet the restaurateurs who are offering taste and innovation on a platter

A new entrepreneurial force is taking your dining-out decisions for you. Veer Arjun Singh meets some of the people driving it

Kamini Lau. Illustration: Ajay Mohanty
STANDING TALL: Then Defence Minister V K Krishna Menon (left) with Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser in Cairo, December 1958
The Calcutta Municipal Gazette: 23rd Anniversary and Independence Commemoration Number, Amal Home, December 1947. Picture: Courtesy Prinseps
Isfahan bazaar. Photo: Ranjita Ganeshan

COLUMNISTS

Along with organic food, probiotics came to be looked at as ‘functional foods’ — foods that provide health-enhancing properties beyond their nutrients

Raising questions, busting myths around the pedestrian but venerated curd

The probiotic content of the widely available homemade curd varies considerably from home to home

Ravi Shankar

Revisiting the glory days of vadya vrinda, India's national orchestra

In those days, the dream was to raise a national orchestra that matched international classical orchestras

Photo: St Jude Child Care Centres

How a residential home provider is coming to aid of child cancer patients

The study has found that the environment plays a statistically significant role in outcomes of cancers like acute leukaemia which need intensive ...

Asics Gel-Nimbus 22

Asics Gel-Nimbus 22 review: A running shoe that leaves little to be desired

The shoe ticks all the boxes: exciting design, responsive midsole, and a robust build ideal for not only running, but also the gym