Express Recipes: Beat the heat with Aam Panna

Prepared with raw mangoes, Aam Panna is known to prevent many heat related ailments including heat stroke. It also helps you stay hydrated and is rich in Vitamin C. Ingredients for Aam Panna Raw mango – 500 grams Sugar – 500 grams Mint leaves – 1 cup Sweet tulsi leaves – 1/2 cup (optional) Salt […]

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Supping on Summer: Weather-defying treats await at this cafe

Now that there’s more than a nip in the air it seems the fashionably ironic thing to do to visit Summer House Café, already much vaunted as a nightlife destination. The restaurant sprawls over two floors of the Aurobindo Place market, encompassing a fully stocked indoor area ringed by alfresco seating and a large airy […]

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New edible films to preserve bread for longer

Scientists have developed new edible films infused with essential oils from clove and oregano that could keep bread fresher for longer than commercial additives. Essential oils have boomed in popularity as more people seek out alternatives to replace their synthetic cleaning products, anti-mosquito sprays and medicines. Now scientists are tapping them as candidates to preserve […]

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5 mocktails you can easily make at home

With summer heat at its peak, these mocktails will definitely cool your spirits. Call in some friends at home, get some nice movies and serve them these awesome mocktails. 1. Banana Strawberry Mocktail Ingredients 4 Bananas 8 tbsp Strawberry crush 2 cups fresh cream 2 cups crushed ice 4 sliced Strawberry pieces Method: Mix some banana […]

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Recipe of the day: Tuck into the yummy Bread Bhel Puri

Your appetite goes for a toss in summers, thanks to the intese heat wave. Now is the time to experiment with your snacks, while ensuring enough nutrition. We present you the recipe of Bread Bhel Puri. INGREDIENTS 3 bread slices Chaat masala Salt as per taste 1 onion finely chopped 1 green chilly finely chopped […]

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Five sensitive skincare tips

A lot of people, after using a certain product or were exposed to the sun, claim that they have sensitive skin. However, most culprits behind the blotchy skin and zits are using inappropriate products for one’s skin type and bad skin habits. If you are one of the many who break out or itch after sun […]

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Beauty rules to get that flawless skin

‘Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all?” – A saying we have all grown up with. Indeed fair skin is desirable and almost everyone aspires for it. A soft, glowing and healthy skin is now no more a want but a need. There are many readymade fairness creams available in the […]

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