Posts From Sharmili Namadevan


After a post titled  “General public should stop purchasing eatables (especially fried) packed in newspapers from any vendor” went viral on Facebook recently, the dangers of food packaged in newspapers has come to light. Posted by the Pune Cantonment Board,

A snack that is perfect for any mood and any season, sandwiches are one of the most popular dishes that can be whipped up in a jiffy, especially when hunger calls. What originated in Europe, has found its way all

The holy month of Ramadan, the ninth month of the Muslim year, during which strict fasting is observed from dawn to dusk began this year on May 17th. Ramadan is a time that is very much connected with a myriad

As a celebration of the 150th anniversary of Gandhi Jayanthi, the Indian Railways has come up with a proposal to celebrate the occasion as a ‘vegetarian day’ for the next three consecutive years. The proposal states that no non-vegetarian food

As we walked through the pebbled alley, what immediately catches our eye is the decor. Giant tires in place of table legs and brightly painted cycle tires hanging on the wall dominate the patio scene at Junkyard Alley, Anna Nagar.

What has come as a horrifying incident in recent times, a customer at a Subway outlet in Hyderabad Central Mall in Punjagutta has found cockroaches in a drink he had bought. He has lodged a complaint with the State Commissioner

There’s always something undeniably comforting about traditional dishes. It reminds us of home, childhood days and grandma’s lap. Milk Kesari is a traditional milk-based dessert that is a whole better version of your regular Kesari. It is one of the

You hear “waffle” and you immediately imagine them with the characteristic honeycomb pattern. Not necessarily, say Bubble Bee’s bubble waffles, the trending dessert that is all the rage among foodies right now. Less than five months old, Bubble Bee, located

With heart diseases on a steady rise around the world, the United Nation’s World Health Organization has started an initiative named “Replace” a global campaign to eliminate industrially-produced trans-fatty acids from food all over the world by 2023. This is

With technological advancements on an ever-rising slope, food delivery firms are now getting into the game equipped with the latest of innovations. Uber Eats, world’s largest food-delivery platform is all set to try out delivering their food by means of

Owing to the rise in food safety complaints in Chennai as well as all over Tamil Nadu, the state saw a series of food safety awareness programs and exhibitions in various districts. Pudukottai A food safety kiosk was opened at

Summers in Chennai just cannot be imagined without markets overflowing with yellow-golden mangoes lined up in abundance. Summer 2018 is about to become even sweeter as mango prices fall by a third of their previous rates. This is a result

A drink that is sure to help you pull off a hot summer day in style, this Nutella Milkshake can be whipped up in a jiffy and is so delicious you will keep wanting more. Made with as less as

Nestled in a tranquil part of Nungambakkam, Shubh catches the eye with its bright, colorful exteriors that create just the right amount of intrigue that makes you want to step in. With the sweet shop and packaged food section taking

It has been ten days into what is called the “agni natchathiram or khatri”, the hottest spell of summer according to the Hindu calendar and the heat, true to the schedule, is peaking up day by day. As a trusted

Train passengers in the country now have a reason to rejoice as the Railway Board has announced major reforms in its catering services where the food served will have airline-like combos among other important upgrades. The reforms include “rationalizing the

A delicate drizzle from the waterfall (yes, you read that right!) and a delightful breeze welcomed us as the door opened and we entered what was definitely one of the most unique dining set-ups we’ve ever seen. Stepping into a

If you are one among the crowd who orders a drink with the mandatory summer-time request of ‘with ice’, you might need to rethink your habit. That ice could very well be hiding something murky within its translucent depths, according

At a time when names like Uber Eats, Swiggy and Zomato have become popular household names in India, these online food companies are going further to grow their market by raising discounts and reducing delivery charges, according to industry experts.

Irrespective of the vast technological advancements that India has seen, a majority of Indian homes are still not the ‘microwave it and eat it’ kind. The reason is that people still fear the repercussions of using the microwave on a