Foodie Trail-Delhi: Crave for thin-crust pizzas?


Comfortable ambience, a perfectly baked thin-crust pizza with a chilled berry fresca mocktail: The combination offered by PizzaExpress is just perfect for a relaxed Saturday night dinner after a hectic week. Located at Nehru Place Epicuria, right under the Metro station, the menu here boasts a whole lot of options for pizza lovers — whether vegetarian or a non-vegetarian; the ...

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Chef Kunal Kapur: Regional Indian food has suddenly gained attention


Authentic Indian food is establishing its footprint on the global culinary map but the nation’s gastronomical story is fast moving towards fusion, says celebrity chef Kunal Kapur. He is also impressed with the rising popularity of regional food in the country, and notes that “local desi” dishes are getting a modern makeover. “In India, I see a mix of both ...

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Foodie Trail – Delhi: Syrian, Lebanese, Moroccan, Saudi Arabian, Egyptian

Tagine(Veg Khadur Curry with Saffron Rice)

When food looks beautiful, tastes scrumptious and the ambiance transports you to the world where it originated, it’s an indication that something is just right. Thus, at Habibi in West Delhi, you can feast on cuisine from Syria, Lebonon, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Morocco, as also Afghanistan. As you enter the first floor restaurant, the brown, golden and maroon-hued interiors ...

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Study: A little butter a day may not harm your heart


The findings showed that patients suffering from heart problems or any related chronic diseases have no cause to worry as the increase in risk due to butter consumption was extremely small. Consuming butter in limited quantities may not increase the risk of heart disease or stroke — and it might actually be slightly protective against diabetes, finds a new study. ...

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Research: Play this game to resist fast food cravings

young woman showing a sandwich

The game is designed to improve a person’s “inhibitory control,” the part of the brain that stops you from giving into unhealthy cravings — even when the smell of French fries is practically begging you to step inside a fast food restaurant. Researchers at Drexel University have developed a computer game and smartphone app to help people control unhealthy eating ...

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Foodie Trail-Delhi: Hive Kitchen and Bar


  It’s got a dark, smoky feel, extensively uses the hexagonal beehive motif and serves a wide array of cuisines. Welcome to the Hive Kitchen and Bar, the latest entrant to the Green Park Main Market, which is slowly becoming as busy at night as by day. “After being a social media influencer for so many years,I realized the importance ...

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Eating fish during pregnancy improves child’s brain


The co-relation between eating fish during pregnancy and the health of the baby’s brain has been established by researchers from Tohoku University in Japan. The study revealed that omega-6 and omega-3 balance is important for future brain function and reinforced earlier suggestions that maternal intake of fish during pregnancy boosts the health of the baby’s brain. “A balanced intake of ...

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