India’s Love of Blyton

BY RUCHIRA GHOSH In India, the works of P. G. Wodehouse, Agatha Christie and Enid Blyton have mercifully never fallen out of fashion or favour. It is through these novels that many Indians learn not only the English language but also about British culture. Even on Enid Blyton’s 123rd birthday, she is as relevant as when I was a child and growing up on her … Continue reading India’s Love of Blyton

What You Seek, O Human?

BY MAHIMA SHARMA What do you seek from Life? What do you seek from the Divine? Health, wealth or peace from Sunshine? Or the ultimate blessings of the mighty Divine? What do you seek everyday from Life… Have you ever discussed it with family or Wife? The needs, the wants…or any urge that haunts? The greed, the grants…or the societal pressure that commands? What do … Continue reading What You Seek, O Human?

Murgh Makhani

Ingredients: (Serves: 4) 5 tablespoons fat free natural yoghurt 1 tablespoon tandoori masala powder 675g boneless, skinless chicken thighs, cut into 3cm pieces 1/2 onion chopped 1 (2.5cm) piece fresh ginger 1 clove garlic 2 tbsp water 3 tbsp cooking oil 2 teaspoons garam masala 1/4 teaspoon Indian chilli powder 250g passata 125ml double cream 125ml milk 2 tbsp butter 1 tsp dried fenugreek leaves … Continue reading Murgh Makhani