Quince, kumquat, what’s that?

Unfamiliar fruit and vegetables can still find a way into our cuisine, and help us discover new, exciting flavours

New study grapples with weight woes

Indian researcher could contribute valuable information linking eating and thinking processes, writes USHA RAMANUJAM ARVIND


SHERYL DIXIT looks at the fascination about weapons that captivates the imagination of little boys

8 bad food habits

GEETA KHURANA on eating on the run, poor meal planning, and more No one can eat perfectly all the time, but sometimes when unhealthy eating...

Mango magic

From desserts, salads and even curries, the ‘king of fruits’ delights in myriad ways, writes RAJNI ANAND LUTHRA

Facing the interview panel

MINAL KHONA offers strategic tips to perfect your hair, makeup and personal presentation for that big job interview

No bum rap!

Comedian SANDY GANDHI thought it was a simple case of ‘humourroids’, but it turned out to be a close brush with colon cancer By...

Eat well this festive season

The season of indulgence has now begun, with a range of festivals making it difficult to stick to a healthy food routine writes...

7 bad pantry foods

With the New Year nearly upon us it’s time to clean out the pantry and make a fresh, healthy start writes Geeta Khurana in...

Model behaviour

Perth beauty Alisha Farrer makes an impressive debut on the modelling scene, even as Bollywood beckons, reports ROHANA WOOD