Category Food

SINGAPORE – The garden city

Singapore arose as a country after 1965. For almost 150 years it had been a British state that was personally connected to the entire Malay landmass. Singapore appeared as a British exchange port 1819 and proceeded as one of the three British "Waterway Settlements." In that period, Malays from close by regions, enormous quantities of foreigners from China, and later Indian convict workers moved into the island.

Kerala- the backwater paradise

History Passing by the legend, Kerala was recovered from the waters. As the old stories broadcasts Parasurama, a manifestation of Lord Mahavishnu, tossed his hatchet into the ocean, covered the most extreme separation conceivable and shaped the province of Kerala.…

THINK GOA! THINK WORKATION!

Short lines can have life changing meanings if one looks deeper within. In the tenth episode of balancing the act we have Unni Nambair who is attracted to this thought of writing. Hence he not only is a copywriter but…

DUBAI IS FOR EVERYONE

DUBAI IS FOR EVERYONE - “Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes “ is written by Zig Ziglar. Following this advice we have a food critic and journalist Meenakshi Iyer who believes in making the most out of her experiences. She has been a journalist for 13 years now, expressing herself right from the tender age of ten.

JAKARTA

Jakarta History - The principal settlements on the site of Jakarta were set up at the mouth of the Ciliwung, the fifth century AD. The city's legitimate history begins in 1527, when the ruler of Bantam vanquished the Portuguese there and called the spot Jayakerta (Sundanese: "Heavenly Fortress")...

Goa’s culture and history

Goa’s culture and history History Goa was Portugal’s first territorial possession in Asia, captured by Afonso de Albuquerque in 1510.Goa was  the main Portuguese base in the East for four and a half centuries. Albuquerque had intended Goa to be…

Bombay’s culture and history

History Koli fisherfolk are the original inhabitance of the seven islands that form Mumbai as far back as the 2nd century BC . Once can still see a large number of remnants along the shorelines of Bombay. A succession of…