Travel & Food

5 best Indian train journeys to rejuvenate your soul

5 best Indian train journeys to rejuvenate your soul

Out of the three most used public modes of transport, train journeys in India are one of the most used one because of the well-connected network within the country and....

Get ready to strip as Paris opens its first nude restaurant

Get ready to strip as Paris opens its first nude restaurant

According to a report published by Le Parisien, France, which is already famous for a variety of nude beaches, campsites and pools where people can have a great time without....

World Food India: 918 kg Brand India 'khichdi' enters Guinness World Record

World Food India: 918 kg Brand India 'khichdi' enters Guinness World Record

A team of 50 chefs as part of a government-led initiative on Saturday created a Guinness World Record by cooking a mammoth 918 kg of "khichdi". As the clock ticked....

Delhi gears up for food, fashion and music as North East festival is back in town

Delhi gears up for food, fashion and music as North East festival is back in town

North East Festival is back in Delhi to light up the cultural mosaic of the city from November 3 to November 5, 2017. For the last two years, North East....

Food processing will be main industry in future: FM Arun Jaitley

Food processing will be main industry in future: FM Arun Jaitley

The entire Indian agriculture value chain is set to change drastically and food processing is going to be one of the main industries of the country in the future, Finance....

World Sandwich Day: Here are a few sandwiches you should definitely try today!

World Sandwich Day: Here are a few sandwiches you should definitely try today!

November 3 is celebrated as World Sandwich Day. The yummy staple got its name after John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich. According to some cricket experts, the Earl had a....

Tech giant Google to cut off its airfare feed for travel websites

Tech giant Google to cut off its airfare feed for travel websites

In an apparent move to take on major travel services providers like Expedia and Orbitz, Google has announced that it will be cutting off developer access to a feed that....

Easy-to-make pumpkin recipes for Halloween

Easy-to-make pumpkin recipes for a spooky Halloween

Halloween, known for its spooky traditions, takes place in several countries on October 31 annually. People mostly get together and plan fun activities and events to scare one another, including....

Indian restaurants, cafes give a 'desi' twist to spooky on Halloween

Aao kabhi purani haveli pe: India's desi twist to celebration of Halloween

'Chudails' roaming around in a purani haveli to Bollywood songs — no that's not a scene from any Hindi movie, but a setting for Halloween celebrations. The festival of Halloween,....

Planning to attend Delhi Grub Fest? Here's all you need to know about the food festival

Here's all you need to know about Grub Fest Delhi

For the lovers of exquisite delicacies, good music and great ambience, the much-awaited Grub Festival is back. The 6th edition of the festival, which is organised in New Delhi, kick-started....

Coffeephiles, make most of Starbucks Rs 100 offer with these 3 delicious drinks today!

Coffeephiles, make most of Starbucks Rs 100 offer with these 3 delicious drinks today!

Hola there, coffee lovers! Today is an awesome day for you to grab that favourite cup of coffee without burning a hole in your pockets. It is October 28 after....

Past the glorious years? How revenues at Taj Mahal have dipped in past 3 years

Past the glorious years? How revenues at Taj Mahal have dipped in past 3 years

According to the popular history, Mughal ruler Shah Jahan ordered the construction of Taj Mahal to commemorate his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. After 20 years of hard work from nearly....

Chhath Puja 2017: 5 delicious food preparations during Chhath Puja

Chhath Puja 2017: 5 delicious food preparations during Chhath Puja

Chhath Puja is one of the most awaited festivals in the state of Bihar, Jharkhand, in parts of Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Bengal. It's a festival to worship Sun God....

Diwali 2017: Here's how to celebrate a sweeter and tastier Deepawali

Diwali 2017: Here's how to celebrate a sweeter and tastier Deepawali

Diwali 2017 is just around the corner and the festival is not just about lights and crackers but also sharing delicious sweet and salty treats with your loved ones. The....

Diwali 2017 Weekend: Best getaways for travel junkies this Deepavali

Diwali 2017: 5 serene getaways to escape the Diwali madness

Diwali is all about family gatherings. It is that time of the year when people look forward to re-bonding with their family and forget all about their hectic lives and....

10 budget-friendly international travel destinations for winter vacations that gives visa on arrival

10 budget-friendly international travel destinations for winter vacations

The season of winter is near and it brings the much awaited period of vacations for masses. A vast majority of people start planning their vacations weeks ago as they....

China issues new travel advisory to citizens visiting India; first post Doklam standoff

China issues new travel advisory to citizens visiting India; first post Doklam standoff

Coming out as the third advisory within three months by the Chinese embassy in New Delhi for its citizens visiting India, China has asked, its citizens to not to take....

Kullu Dussehra 2017: Declared as international event, know how it's celebrated

Kullu Dussehra 2017: Declared as international event, know how it's celebrated

As India celebrates the auspicious festival of Dussehra, people across the nation are enjoying the festival by visiting places best known for burning effigies of Ravana along with his brother Kumbhkaran....

Australian brewer to launch 'fossil beer'

Australian brewer to launch 'fossil beer'

An Australian brewer has announced of launching a "fossil beer" to commemorate 10 years of regional fossil research. Mike Holden, an independent brewer based on Kangaroo Island, South Australia, said the....

'Hilsa 11' versus 'Prawn 11': Bengal to celebrate football with fish

'Hilsa 11' versus 'Prawn 11': Bengal to celebrate football with fish

Ahead of the U-17 World Cup, a culinary battle is about to unfold for fish and football lovers this Durga Puja in the football-mad city of cricket crazy India. Aligned....

Sanjeev Kapoor is brand ambassador for World Food India's Food Street

Sanjeev Kapoor is brand ambassador for World Food India's Food Street

Popular chef Sanjeev Kapoor on Wednesday was named brand ambassador for Food Street, a curated food experience zone at the forthcoming World Food India event. World Food India is a....

Durga Puja special menu for Bengal hospital patients

Durga Puja special menu for Bengal hospital patients

Breaking the monotony of hospital food, the patients at state-run medical establishments in West Bengal will get to sample special menu during Durga Puja. "For the last five years, we....

Kolkata eateries line up mouth-watering dishes this Durga Puja

Kolkata eateries line up mouth-watering dishes this Durga Puja

From traditional local delicacies like fresh river prawns cooked in coconut cream and hilsa in pineapple gravy to international dishes such as Caribbean chicken steak or fish in hoisin sauce,....

Restoration of British-era castle in Shimla begins

Restoration of British-era castle in Shimla begins

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Tuesday laid the foundation stone to begin the restoration work of the British-era Bantony Estate, a grand private castle decaying for many decades....

We want the whole world to come to India: Tourism Minister Alphons

We want the whole world to come to India: Tourism Minister Alphons

The Indian government is seeking a dramatic increase in tourist figures, both foreign and domestic, in a way that it helps to earn more revenues and generate employment, new Tourism....

Travel tips to empower first-time travellers

Travel tips to empower first-time travellers

Arm yourself with some handy tips to overcome barriers when you travel to unknown destinations -- whether in India or overseas, say experts. Aloke Bajpai, CEO and co-founder of travel....

Cure morning woes with easy to make English breakfast

Cure morning woes with easy to make English breakfast

You may get scared with the idea of making a full English breakfast meal, but it's not that tough. Just get bacon, eggs, toasts, sautéed mushrooms, grilled tomatoes and a....

Tales of hope, resilience from the less explored Pamban Island

Tales of hope, resilience from the less explored Pamban Island

Off the eastern coast of Tamil Nadu, some 500 km south of Chennai, lies Pamban Island. Seemingly a stone's throw from neighbouring Sri Lanka, this is an island steeped in....

Chef Kunal Kapur to host third season of 'My Yellow Table'

Chef Kunal Kapur to host third season of 'My Yellow Table'

Chef Kunal Kapur will be hosting the third edition of TV show "My Yellow Table". Tania Sachdev (chess player), Deepa Malik (athlete-paralympics silver medalist), Amish Tripathi (author), Suneet Varma (fashion....

Tiny Himachal hamlet is a perfect getaway from city life

Tiny Himachal hamlet is a perfect getaway from city life

If you are looking for an escape from the cacophony of maddening city life, head to this tiny village located in the lap of Banjar Valley in Kullu district. Pristine....