Prashanth Nair

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Keep on trucking … Bangalore’s food cart boom

It’s all about food on the go in Bangalore. The capital of Karnataka state is India’s silicon valley, and as such has attracted workers from all over India, and the world. It’s now one of the country’s most diverse cities, and entrepreneurs have begun satisfying this appetite for diversity by …

Trucking

Why Silicon Valley is betting big on India

In a crowded convention hall, young entrepreneurs practically shouted their ideas: an online marketplace for yoga instructors, an app to share songs in 30-second snippets, a mobile lunch delivery service aimed at office workers.<p>For any veteran of the go-go era in Silicon Valley, the buzz at the …

Silicon Valley

'No tolerance or compromise' – China's media slams North Korea nuclear test

Anger of reclusive state’s strongest supporter raises question of what – if anything – Beijing can do to rein in Kim Jong-un<p>Beijing should show “no tolerance and compromise” towards Pyongyang over its nuclear weapons programme, China’s international mouthpiece said on Thursday following Kim …

North Korea

Ask a North Korean: what's life like in the army?

In North Korea, men serve in the military for 10 years and women for seven. The special unit working as Kim Jong-un’s personal bodyguards serve for 13.<p>Military service is compulsory in the DPRK and most people enlist after high school. Those who are accepted into universities do their military …

North Korea

Missing from the computer science curriculum

"Unlearning Object-Oriented Programming," "Classical Software Studies," "Writing Fast Code in Slow Languages," "User Experience of Command Line …

Net loss? As PM Modi starts a nine-day foreign tour, his Facebook popularity has dropped thanks to Land Acquisition Bill

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s nine-day tour covering France, Germany and Canada and starting on April 9 will focus on bringing investment, …

India

Promises that he can't deliver: Have Modi's 18 foreign trips brought in the desired results?

A year in office and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has already visited 18 countries, and spent close to 55 days abroad, making financial commitments …

India

Spotlight: Food Stylist and Photographer Kristen Hess

<b>My name is</b> Kristen Hess, NYC food stylist/photographer and author of The Artful Gourmet food blog.<p><b>My love of</b> food and cooking led me to dive into the world of food styling and food photography, start a food blog back in 2010 and pursue a career in the culinary arts.<p><b>I use Flipboard as</b> a starting …

Zambia, mama is cooking African staple food, maize meal.

Donal's Vietnamese Adventure: Hanoi Street Food!

My new series Follow Donal started on Food Network UK this week! Here's a behind the scenes vlog from when we filmed the series- a street food tour …

Turkey With Arroz? Our 'Blended' Latino Thanksgivings

NEW YORK, NY -- Turkey with arroz con coco? Cinnamon rolls with dulce de leche? For many Latinos, Thanksgiving tables reflect quite the varied heritage, which makes for memorable - and unique - dishes and gatherings.<p>Felipe Donnelly and his wife Tamy Rofe own two New York City restaurants, Cómodo in …

Cooking

50 Cast-Iron Skillet Recipes

Put the hardest working pan in your kitchen to good use.<p><b>If you want a good, hard sear on a piece of meat</b>, grab a cast iron skillet. Looking to add minerals to your food? Ditto. Just want a workhorse of a pan that will take you from fried eggs to a free-form apple galette? You know what to do. The …

Cooking

8 Korean Barbecue Recipes to Make at Home

When it comes to grilling, Korean chefs really know what they’re doing. Bright, umami-packed flavors, perfectly marinated meat, super-hot charcoal …

Bibimbap: Re-creating the popular restaurant dish at home

Bibimbap is no ordinary bowl of rice — it's an all-in-one meal alive with flavor and texture usually found in restaurants here in North America, but it can be made at home using whatever you happen to have on hand.<p>This popular Korean dish is easy to assemble: Spoon cooked rice into a bowl and …