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Kashmiri Mutton Koftas (Video)

Live Correspondent: Ingredients For the Koftas – 500 gm boneless Lamb leg minced (Double minced) 5 gm  Kashmiri mirch Few drops hing soaked in water 5 gm garam masala 5 gm  saunf powder 5 gm  saunth powder 5 gm  dhaniya powder 20 gm  yoghurt 15 ml mustard oil ( pre-smoked) Salt to taste For the Tadka – 75 ml mustard oil Few drops hing... details

Veg Soup Recipes for Cosy Winter Evenings

Live Correspondent:  Nothing completes a cold winter evening like hands wrapped around a warm bowl of soup. People may associate winters with Sarson ka Saag or Undhiyu, but for me, it has always been soup. Dinner in the cold months would usually be a large bowl of hot soup with sandwiches or just a lovely buttered garlic bread loaf. My trysts in the kitchen usually involve fuss-free food.... details

Tips for keeping your room cool

Lifestyle Live: Sun in the sky, your room has become heating, you are on so much tension, you become more cast off. Even water is boiling auto. You need a solve? Here are some tips collected for you to keep your room be cool. Interior designer Monica Kamal, managing director, MKC, has shared do-it-yourself tips on how to keep your haven cool: * Use soothing fabrics like cotton, muslin,... details

Hafiza Momtaz was awarded the Priyodorshini award

Live Correspondent: Hafiza Momtaz Hashi, Proprietor of Expression Boutique was awarded the Priyodorshini award by honorable Indian Cabinet Minister Shri Kalraj Mishra, Minister of MSME (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises) on the 9th of May, 2015. The award was presented at the 5th International Summit, organized by the ‘Federation of Indian women Entrepreneurs’ (FIWE). The summit was... details

Varieties of Fashion

Shoilee's Boishakh Stylesheet  Sunny skies On her: The starchy white and brick-red combo that is closely associated with Pohela Boishakh is hard to pull off for most, but there's no hard and fast rule about sticking to those. Cool it! As much as we love summer, there are bits of it which we'd like to avoid. Like the time when you arrived at a meeting, drenched in your “glorious”... details

Sneaking out

Live Correspondent: Suits with sneakers is nothing new. It’s not a trend nor is it a uniform for hipsters. It’s more common than most men like to believe. It’s only a big deal if people make it a big deal. Now, if you’re one of the many men who are willing to be a little adventurous regarding your wardrobe, getting to know which type of sneakers goes with certain suits will make things... details

Joy likely to campaign for AL candidates

Live Correspondent: In an attempt to counter BNP’s upper-hand at having party chief Khaleda Zia campaign for city polls candidates, the ruling party is now planning to use the popularity of Sajeeb Wazed Joy to boost chances for candidates it is backing. A meeting of the Awami League Central Working Committee (ALCWC) on Wednesday reached a decision in this regard; however, when or how Joy... details

Low education is key to happiness

Better education may help you earn more, but it may not make you a lot happier than those with low educational attainment, a new study claims. Getting a good education may not improve your life chances of happiness, showed the findings published in the British Journal of Psychiatry. “These findings are quite controversial because we expected to find the socioeconomic factors that are... details

Cut music to ‘an hour a day’

People should listen to music for no more than one hour a day to protect their hearing, the World Health Organisation (WHO) suggests. It says 1.1 billion teenagers and young adults are at risk of permanently damaging their hearing by listening to "too much, too... details

Trust increases as people get older

Older people are not as cynical and suspicious as commonly thought as new research suggests that trust actually tends to increase as people age. "Our new findings show that trust increases as people get older and, moreover, that people who trust more are also more likely to experience increases in happiness over time," said study co-author Claudia Haase, assistant professor of Human... details

New BBQ MENU

The Korean franchise in Bangladesh had recently celebrated its one-year anniversary in the country. The journey of bbq started at Seoul, Korea in 1995. Today, it is present in more than 50 countries with approximately 4000 outlets. And one of the things that contribute to bbq's enormous success is their strong research and  development segment. “Every product that makes it to the menu goes... details