The Story of Pav in India: Pairing it with Keema, Vada and Misal

The Story of Pav in India: Pairing it with Keema, Vada and Misal

The story of pav begins many years ago with the Portuguese invasion of Goa. The Portuguese residing in India missed their daily diet of bread and meat, although many adopted the dietary habits of the Goans. Lizzie Collingham in Curry: A Tale of Cooks and Conquerors tells us that visiting Portuguese from the homeland were startled to find the wives of the settlers eating a meal of rice, mango pickle and fish or meat cooked in gravy, all with their hands! Some of them even adopted the high Indian standards…

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7 Incredible Blueberry Benefits: From Being a Powerful Antioxidant to Regulating Blood Sugar

7 Incredible Blueberry Benefits: From Being a Powerful Antioxidant to Regulating Blood Sugar

In India, Blueberries perhaps don’t garner the same attention as strawberries when it comes to whipping up ice creams, smoothies and other desserts, but it certainly has its own fan following. It is a proud member of the exclusive category of Superfoods, so it goes without saying that it has many health benefiting properties tucked under its belt. Native to North America, these wild berries have been used since ancient times to prepare stews, soups and meats. Its tarty flavour blends in well with a number of dishes, especially desserts…

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DJI Phantom 4 Drone, Osmo RAW Camera Launched in India

DJI Phantom 4 Drone, Osmo RAW Camera Launched in India

DJI has announced the India availability of the Phantom 4 drone and its Micro Four Thirds (MFT) handheld camera called the Osmo RAW. The products will be available via AVCS Systems India Pvt. Ltd. and is priced at Rs. 1,21,000 (plus taxes) for the Phantom 4 and roughly Rs. 3,00,000 (plus taxes) for the Osmo RAW. AVCS will also handle after sales service for all DJI products. The company launched the Osmo back in November, which featured the Zenmuse X3 camera and now, the Osmo is available with the Zenmuse…

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Facebook Launches Human-Curated Events and Slideshow Movie-Maker

Facebook Launches Human-Curated Events and Slideshow Movie-Maker

Facebook is introducing a human-curated list of Featured Events. The new Facebook feature will be currently limited to iOS users in the US and will be available specifically in 10 cities. Additionally, Facebook will start offering an inbuilt slideshow movie-maker option to its users. TechCrunch reports that the new Featured Events will appear on top of the list of upcoming meetings. Notably,Facebook’s Events has been available to users since long and is reportedly used by roughly 550 million users each month. The feature previously recommended Events to users based on…

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Netflix Says Working on Bringing Original Content to India

Netflix Says Working on Bringing Original Content to India

The US-based on-demand streaming website Netflix arrived in the country five months ago and after facing initial hiccups, is geared up to overturn the viewing habits of Indians by acquiring recent Bollywood titles, memorable classic titles and the best of regional cinema (Tamil, Gujarati, Punjabi and Marathi), a top Netflix executive has said. “It’s early days in India and there’s still much to learn and discover so that we can keep making the Netflix experience better. We are pleased with how consumers in India are discovering Netflix. They like the…

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