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Bengal starts selling potatoes from ration shops

July 7th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 7 (IANS) With the prices of potato soaring, the West Bengalgovernment Saturday started selling the tuber from ration shops in the city and satellite town of Salt Lake."We ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Tamil New Year celebrated with traditional fervour

April 13th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 13 (IANS) Tamil Nadu heralded Nandhana - the Tamil New Year - Friday with traditional fervour with people visiting temples in the morning. "Puthandu Vazthukkal" (New Year greetings) ... Read more...

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Mughal era broth evolves in old Delhi bylanes (Feature)

September 23rd, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) It was originally a morning meal for the poor. Rich in texture and weighty on the stomach, the meaty Mughal era broth called nahari used ... Read more...

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Some fruity, flavoured summer drinks (To go with summer drinks story)

May 23rd, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Here are two recipes for cooling summer drinks that are also healthy:1. Pomegranate Sangria: It must be a rare foodie who hasn't heard of the sangria. ... Read more...

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Ugadi celebrated in Tamil Nadu

April 4th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 4 (IANS) Andhraites and Kannadigas in Tamil Nadu Monday celebrated the Telugu and Kannada New Year Ugadi with traditional fervour.People went to temples to perform special poojas for ... Read more...

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Indian vegetable imports help cool prices in Lahore

November 17th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Nov 17 (IANS) Onion and tomato prices dipped in Lahore following the arrival of vegetables from India.Onion prices had reached Rs.100 per kg a week back. But it came down substantially ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Chili bomb to become part of defence armoury

June 27th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 27 (IANS) The world's hottest chilli could soon become part of India's defence armoury with scientists trying to develop teargas canisters and hand grenades by mixing the fiery pepper to ... Read more...

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