Sourish Bhattacharyya

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The writer is a columnist for Mail Today, blogger at Indian Restaurant Spy and a founder member of the Delhi Gourmet Club.

LIFE

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No, Delhi's street food is not always unsafe

'Delhi belly' is more or less a myth, which gets debunked when FSSAI presents Street Food Festival, and global chefs share how Delhi street food inspired their various cuisines.

ART & CULTURE

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Delhi’s Kwality restaurant: Old favourite gets a new avatar

After a seven-month revamp, the Connaught Place landmark is set to reopen on November 26.

LIFE

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LIFE

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Food for thought: Has Delhi become the hub of culinary creativity?

Over the past fortnight, three new food destinations stood out as examples of quality and innovation.

VARIETY

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Celebrating 40 years of Delhi's Taj Mahal Hotel - a landmark born out of a lawsuit

The hotel is on a plot of land that was declared an 'evacuee property' after Partition.

VARIETY

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Why Alfred Prasad is a culinary philosopher

Prasad is the youngest Indian chef to get a Michelin star.

LIFE

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How a pair of twins are redefining German cuisine

Everyday German dishes come with a twist of cosmopolitanism.

POLITICS

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From samosas to Lahori fish, nothing will taste the same without Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s company

The former PM extended this food philosophy even while negotiating the choppy waters of the sub-continent’s politics.

VARIETY

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How fine dining is making a comeback

Tables are being turned on the critics who felt fine dining is not for the new generation diners.

VARIETY

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How India is planning to fight lifestyle diseases

The FSSAI is flagging off its nationwide 'Eat Right' initiative on July 10 to promote healthy living.