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Rashtrapati Bhavan chefs to learn cooking fish Bengali style?


July 22nd, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 22 (IANS) Chefs in Rashtrapati Bhavan could undergo a crash course in preparing some Bengali delicacies like fish curries once Pranab Mukherjee moves in - if his ... Read more...

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‘Foodistan’ winner wants to cook for Big B (Movie Snippets)


March 23rd, 2012 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) A huge fan of Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, chef Manish Mehrotra, winner of reality show "Foodistan", wants to cook for the veteran actor."In my early ... Read more...

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For natural cleaning, call this firm


March 1st, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) A company in South Africa offers a variety of services from cleaners to accountants, but with a twist. Their staff will turn up at a customer's ... Read more...

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27-pound lobster donated to the Marine State Aquarium


February 25th, 2012 - 1:01 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Maine, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A giant lobster has been donated to the Maine State Aquarium. The crustacean is 40 inch long and has already been dubbed a monster. The animal was ... Read more...

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Schwarzenegger gorges on spicy dishes, naan in Delhi


February 3rd, 2012 - 1:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Spicy Indian food has found a fan in Hollywood action man Arnold Schwarzenegger. The actor relished some spicy Indian dishes and naan during his ... Read more...

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Hilton’s 50 pounds treat for stray dog


November 16th, 2011 - 8:43 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 16 (IANS) Socialite Paris Hilton's love for dogs is not unknown - but she went out of her way to order a steak worth 50 pounds for ... Read more...

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‘MasterChef India’ winner will now host cookery show


August 31st, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Lucknow-based Pankaj Bhadouria, winner of Star Plus's cookery show "MasterChef India", will now host her programme titled "Chef Pankaj Ka Zayka".The cookery show, which begins ... Read more...

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Elton John’s son gets his breast milk via courier


April 26th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, April 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Elton John has revealed how his son gets breastmilk. The baby, Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John was born to a surrogate mother. The 64-year-old and partner David Furnish ... Read more...

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Female chef in Gordon Ramsay’s kitchen claims sexual harassment


April 23rd, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 23 (ANI): A female chef working at a Gordon Ramsay restaurant has accused her male colleagues of sexual harassment.Commis chef Janet Kim, 31, a single mother of one, said she ... Read more...

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More than half of UK men do most of the cooking at home


March 23rd, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 23 (ANI): A new poll has revealed that more than half of men in the UK do most of the cooking at home, inspired by celebrity male chefs like Gordon ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Modernist Cuisine’ - the world’s heaviest recipe book?


March 14th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): Do you want to cook some unknown recipes from tech visionary Nathan Myhrvold's 'Modernist Cuisine: The Art and Science of Cooking'? Well, first try lifting it.The book, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Now a beer brewed exclusively in White House


March 8th, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 7 (IANS) Guess what the guests savoured at the weekend annual White House Super Bowl party? A special beer brewed from honey by the in-house chefs.The beer, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Colin Firth invited to design new burger bearing his name


February 23rd, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Burger King has offered Oscar hopeful Colin Firth the chance to create a unique celebratory burger bearing his name."We're offering our Oscar hopeful the chance to crown his ... Read more...

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UK court sentences Indian restaurants’ owner for employing illegal immigrants


February 21st, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): A Carlisle Crown Court Judge has sentenced the owner of three Indian restaurants to two years in jail for exploiting illegal immigrants for cash.Mohammed Rahman was caught ... Read more...

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Now robots become chefs in Chinese restaurant


February 18th, 2011 - 10:01 am ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Feb 18 (IANS) Visitors to a fast-food restaurant in Shanghai may be pleasantly surprised when they are served food cooked by two robot chefs.The robot chefs at the Wishdoing restaurant on ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Obamas brew ‘White House Honey Ale’ at home


February 8th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 8 (IANS) The Obamas have set up their own little brewery going by the White House menu for their annual Super Bowl Sunday party, which besides cheeseburgers, pizza, ... Read more...

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Zee’s food channel set to go on air Thursday


December 7th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 7 (IANS) Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) Tuesday announced the launch of India's first 24-hour food channel Zee Khana Khazana, which will go on air Thursday."We are here today, because ... Read more...

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Masterchef contestants create record with Chocolate Eclair pyramid


November 24th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Nov 24 (IANS) The contestants of cookery reality show "MasterChef India" Wednesday unveiled the tallest Chocolate Eclair pyramid and entered the Limca Books of Records.The pyramid that stands 8 metres ... Read more...

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Immigrants got visas for jobs unemployed Brits could do


November 22nd, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.22 (ANI): Labour handed out thousands of visas to foreign workers for jobs that unemployed Brits were already qualified to do.According to The Sun, in 2009, a total of ... Read more...

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After Amethi, Rahul makes waves in Lucknow


November 17th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 17 (IANS) Returning after a three-day tour of his Amethi constituency, Congress MP Rahul Gandhi created waves in this Uttar Pradesh capital Wednesday when he walked into a popular ... Read more...

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Master Chef India: Punjabi Dhaba Food This Week


November 15th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It has been more than a month that Master Chef India has started its journey in Star Plus with Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar. Each episode comes with ... Read more...

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How chefs can help combat obesity by creating reduced-calorie meals


November 6th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): According to Penn State researchers, restaurants can help tackle the obesity epidemic by creating reduced-calorie meals.In the survey, 72 percent of the 432 respondents said they could trim ... Read more...

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Truffles’ sex lives unravelled, may be affordable now


November 1st, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Scientists have unravelled the secretive sex lives of black truffles, which may help make the delicacy more affordable.Prized by chefs worldwide, the tuber is notoriously expensive - ... Read more...

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I have been vaporised by Gordon Ramsay: Chris Hutcheson


October 31st, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 31 (IANS) Chris Hutcheson says contrary to the reports, he did not leave his son-in-law and celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay, but was sacked by him."I feel like I have been ... Read more...

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Prince Charles has a personal staff of 124!


October 17th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 17 (ANI): Prince Charles has as many as 124 staff members to his service, it has been revealed.This figure more suited to a Tudor monarch than a modern-day, pared-down Prince.His ... Read more...

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Paranthas, Punjabi dishes a hit at Games Village


October 10th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Foreign athletes at the Commonwealth Games Village are taking a fancy towards paranthas, pastas and Punjabi dishes, says Village executive chef Jatinder Uppal."Foreign athletes have taken a ... Read more...

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Johnny Depp finds British food ‘awful’


October 5th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 05 (ANI): Johnny Depp was annoyed with the British chefs over the food that was offered to him while he was shooting his new movie in London.He complained the ... Read more...

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New York Chef Raj Bradston Eliminated From ”Hell’s Kitchen”


October 1st, 2010 - 4:32 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest episode of 'Hell's Kitchen' offered some great reality drama for the fans as Gordon Ramsay announced the elimination of a contestants who was neither ... Read more...

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Fire breaks out on sets of ‘Master Chef India’, no casualties


September 27th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) A minor fire broke out Monday on the sets of Star Plus' forthcoming cookery game show "Master Chef India", but no casualties have been reported. Bollywood star Akshay ... Read more...

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Commonwealth Games has become a laughing stock: Pawar


September 25th, 2010 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Pune (Maharashtra), Sep 25 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar has criticised Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Chairman Suresh Kalmadi for his poor management, saying the 2010 Games has become a laughing stock."Somebody ... Read more...

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No team will pull out of Delhi 2010: Kalmadi


September 23rd, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept.23 (ANI): Organising Committee Commonwealth Games 2010 Delhi Chairman Suresh Kalmadi today said he was happy with the progress made in the Games Village as it got ready to welcome ... Read more...

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Akshay Kumar to host, judge culinary show


September 9th, 2010 - 2:48 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 9 (IANS) Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar is set to return to television with a culinary show called "Amul MasterChef India". Akshay's love for cooking is well-known and now the actor ... Read more...

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‘Top Chef’ wins Emmy for best reality competition programme


August 30th, 2010 - 8:48 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 30 (IANS) "Top Chef", a show where chefs compete against each other in culinary challenges, was named the best reality competition programme at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards. Produced by ... Read more...

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Serbia using testicle-cooking competition to attract tourists


August 17th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 17 (ANI): What whisky did to Scotland and cheese and chocolate did to Switzerland, tourism chiefs in Serbia are expecting that their annual testicle cooking competition would do the same ... Read more...

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Iowa Restaurant Fined After Chef Caught Licking And Kissing Toads


August 13th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Davenport, Iowa, Aug 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A restaurant in the city of Davenport in Iowa had to pay a hefty fine for the most unlikely of reasons. The popular restaurant ... Read more...

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