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Wife’s mild frustration with Indian American husband leads to inspiration for polling app Bestest

Wife’s mild frustration with Indian American husband leads to inspiration for polling app Bestest

Buffalo, N.Y.-based serial entrepreneur Lalit Goel had already helped his wife Sandra shortlist three pairs of glasses she was trying to decide upon at a store. All three look good…

Indian American student at Princeton among Scholars in the Nation’s Service Initiative

Indian American student at Princeton among Scholars in the Nation’s Service Initiative

Princeton University senior Kishan Bhatt is among 10 students recognized by Princeton University as Scholars in the Nation’s Service Initiative (SINSI). Bhatt, from Edison, New Jersey, is at the Wilson…

Saturday morning musings about the past, the future … and how to make a creamy Paalak-Tofu (sans cream) to match the mood

Saturday morning musings about the past, the future … and how to make a creamy Paalak-Tofu (sans cream) to match the mood

I admit one of my biggest failings as a single-mom is not teaching my daughter to cook. There were just so many other things to “teach” that taking out the…

Padma Lakshmi on ‘Indian beauty’, paparazzi, modeling

Padma Lakshmi on ‘Indian beauty’,  paparazzi, modeling

New York City-based model TV host, cookbook author and socialite Padma Lakshmi says the Indian beauty is considered “special” in the west. “I think Indian beauty is still seen in…

Kathak exponent Janaki Patrik, Kiran Ahluwalia to showcase ”We Sinful Women’ in New York

Kathak exponent Janaki Patrik, Kiran Ahluwalia to showcase ”We Sinful Women’ in New York

A Kathak virtuoso, a Grammy-winning composer and feminist poetry promise to mix in a soul stirring dance production. In 1963, when she saw legendary Kathak virtuoso Pandit Birju Maharaj perform…

Pasta with meatballs for guests on a freezing Saturday. Voila!

Pasta with meatballs for guests on a freezing Saturday. Voila!

This is probably the most blissful time of the week for me. Is it for you too? Getting up to a day I try impossibly to keep for myself is…

Siddhartha Mukherjee On Longlist For Prestigious British Prize

Siddhartha Mukherjee On Longlist For Prestigious British Prize

Indian-American author of pathbreaking books on the history of medicine, Siddhartha Mukherjee, is on the long-list for the Wellcome Book Prize of a U.K.-based foundation. Mukherjee’s latest book, The Gene:…

Princeton’s Top Chef

Princeton’s Top Chef

Smitha Haneef, executive director of Campus Dining at the Ivy League university, strives to serve students healthier, more plant-based foods Princeton University’s campus dining serves more than three million meals…