Recipe: Spicy Bengali Lamb Curry

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Bengali cuisine is as rich and distinct as the state itself. Influences of the Nawabs have been deeply incorporated in essences of Bengali food – the flavors have a beautiful amalgamation of subtlety and zest.

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Food Review: Factory by Sutra

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Located in the heart of Gurgaon – Sector 29, Factory by Sutra is a new-age microbrewery and pub that casts a factory-like feeling the moment you set foot into the periphery of the restaurant. I went there for lunch on a Sunday afternoon with a friend, and I was extremely happy with the hospitality.

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Rose petals for that rosy glow

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Rose water is a common face toner used by millions across the globe. However, there is much more to roses that can be explored in the realm of beauty and skincare world. Rose petals are known for being effective skin-treating ingredient; they have abundance of antioxidants that help in unleashing clear, glowing skin. Even oil extracted from rose petals can be used in various ways to get many beauty benefits. Also, rose petals are rich in anti-bacterial properties, Vitamin K, C and B. Here are two of my favourite face masks made with rose petals.

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Natural Ways to Remove Blackheads

 

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Blackheads are blocked pores in the skin and they mainly occur to people with oily skin. Nobody likes painfully daunting ways to remove blackheads. So I have compiled a list of easy, effective homemade remedies that will help you get rid of these tiny, black dots off your skin. I have tried them out and they did help me bid adieu to blackheads for good!

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