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Nishtha Asrani

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    • World Alzheimer's Day - How to Prevent It

      It has been believed for a very long time now that there's nothing you can do to prevent getting Alzheimer's. You can either hope for a miraculous medicinal cure or you can keep a check on your lifestyle to reduce the risk.Now studies have shown ...

    • Teacher's Day: Dedicating a Dish to Five Types of Teachers

      Most of us have stood outside the staff room, with rumbling tummies, waiting for the teachers to finish their samosa-chai break. This Teacher's day we remember 5 types of teachers dear or not so dear to us. The lazy ones, the crazy ones, the compulsive...

    • Post Mid-Night Hunger Pangs? Here's a Solution!

      Imagine this.You're coming home after a party (or after slogging it at work).Stomach: "Oh man, I am empty. FEED ME!'Fridge: "HA! Wrong door."Kitchen storage: "Double HA! Your mom's filled this with not-so-ready to eat meals."Stomach: "NOOOOOO" This...

    • Top 5 Annoying People at Supermarkets

      Recently I went to MY Disneyland. The supermarket.Beaming like a Cheshire cat, trolley in my hand, sliding away on the shiny floor, I park myself in the first aisle. But then BOOM! I spot them.Here are top 5 annoying people I regularly spot at supermarkets:The...

    • In Pictures - Incredibly Easy Cookie Recipe

      Summer vacations are here and my house is packed with cousins. So we decided to bake some chocolate chip cookies and started gathering supplies. One of the essential ingredients for making chocolate chip cookies is brown sugar. To my disappointment I...

    • Dilli di Galiyaan, Dilli da Khaana!

      'Yaar tune yahan ka samosa nahi khaaya?''WHAT? You've never had kulfi from this place?''You've never been to that XYZ paranthe wala and you still call yourself a Delhiite? Shame!'These are the things you might have heard at some point in your life. Most...

    • Connaught Place's Latest Entrant: White Waters

      A magnificently heated jungle of concrete, garnished with buzzing traffic and a liberal dash of deafening noise served with generous amounts of air pollution which can leave snow white looking like yogi bear by the end of the day. That isn't exactly my...

    • Color Me Food: Top 5 Holi Dishes

      Planning to host a grand Holi party?If yes, then have a look at these top 5 must haves on the menu for this festival.1) GujiyaHow can anyone imagine a Holi bash without some sugar syrup dripping gujiyas.Native to Rajasthan, gujiyas are sweet dumplings...

    • How to Throw a 'I Hate Valentine's Day' Party

      If you don't like the concept of this 'day of love' and are sick of the lovey-dovey couples around you giving each other red fluffy toys, then read on.We are going to tell you how to throw a 'I Hate Valentines Day' Party.Step OneGet together ...

    • The 90's Candy Paradise

      Are they still available? Yes. But we need to be very lucky to find it at some random shop. So if you were born in the 90's, I am sure you've been missing these candies.1) Phantom sweet cigarettesThere was no kid in the whole world ...

    • I Killed My Cake!

      My heart swells with pride as I see my cake begin to rise in the oven. Its going to take a while to cook. Eh, might as well do something. Off I go to watch some TV without thinking of the evil plans my oven ...

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    • What Do You Love About Navratri?

      'Mom, I swear that aloo tikki was staring at me.' I tried explaining my mother as she slapped my hand away from the serving tray. I kid you not, my mother does not fall for the puppy dog eyes.In my house Navratra fast means party ...

    • Pickle Making. A Dying Art?

      As a little kid there was always a martbaan or a dozen on the terrace or the veranda sunbathing, wearing nothing but a malmal ka kapda. Dozen because Punjabi aunties certainly do not cook meals for one. It has to be for the whole community, ...

    • Effects of American Television on the Food We Eat

      Dear American television series,You have turned me into a food snob.Sincerely,A girl who wants to devour all that good looking, fancy sounding food.The day I started following my first American sitcom on television, the thing that hit me like a truck...

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