Updated on Jul 07, 2021 02:02 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Chayanika Das
Growing edible plants indoors can not only make your kitchen look aesthetic but also make cooking easier and exciting for you. The satisfaction you get while harvesting vegetables from your garden is a whole different feeling altogether.
There’s a unique joy in watching plants grow. Nothing else can give us such exceptional happiness during this Covid-19 crisis
Updated on Sep 19, 2020 11:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh |Hira Singh Bhupal
Despite the anxiety, the end of the lockdown brings with it a fresh yearning to meet relatives and close friends
Updated on Jun 07, 2020 06:16 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Sharif D Rangnekar
A medieval text and a little orange-breasted robin teach the author the meaningful ways of existence he intends to embrace in a newly unlocked world
Updated on Jun 02, 2020 11:03 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Moin Mir
The lockdown has given one a chance to sit back and explore their innate passion. A section of designers has put their sketch pads aside and are spending time either on the yoga mat or in the kitchen.
Updated on Apr 06, 2020 02:36 PM IST
MasterChef Australia regular guest judge Stephanie Alexander says that young people are concerned about reducing waste and are more keen on using local ingredients
Updated on Mar 16, 2020 05:29 PM IST
Mumbai |Sanskrita Bharadwaj
Kale, avocado, food with activated charcoal — the author lists all the food trends from 2019 that need to go and trends like cross-cultural and hyper-regional cuisine that are emerging
Published on Jan 03, 2020 07:57 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Kunal Vijayakar
Some of them are pursuing farming on their own while others are supporting their fathers or husbands
Published on Dec 22, 2019 11:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , MuktsarSarbmeet Singh
While the Centre has been issuing grants to government high and senior secondary schools for repair work, and electricity and water bills yearly, this is for the first time that the grant has come for all levels of schools for beautification and development of their premises.
Published on Oct 31, 2019 10:45 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Deepa Sharma Sood, Ludhiana
A garden can provide a context to students for understanding seasonality and life cycles of food; it can provide an opportunity to work cooperatively on real tasks; students can learn about where food comes from; and they can observe all of the principles of ecology in practice
Published on Oct 27, 2019 10:57 PM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent
Mayor points to ‘hue and cry’ during drives to remove violations in residential areas, issue to come up again in next house meeting
Updated on Oct 25, 2019 12:15 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Hillary Victor, Mohali
The Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) has issued guidelines for developing and maintaining kitchen gardens in all schools, both in urban and rural areas.
Published on Oct 18, 2019 03:15 PM IST
New Delhi |Indo Asian News Service
Smriti Irani will inspect the beautification work being done on the Sagra lake and will also hold a review meeting with the railway department on the progress of the Salon-Unchahar rail line.
Published on Sep 11, 2019 01:41 PM IST
Amethi |Indo Asian News Service
The schools will soon be self-dependent in meeting the demand of vegetables needed for cooking mid-day meals at schools which will provide extra nutrition to the children. After the orders of the state government, government-run schools in the city have started making spaces for kitchen gardens within the school premises.
Published on Sep 07, 2019 10:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | , PrayagrajFarhan A Siddiqui
A growing awareness about pesticides and wax in vegetables and fruits is turning more and more people towards organic food. The idea of a kitchen garden and Urban Bagiya is fast catching up, with schools and individuals practising it with a lot of success.
Updated on Aug 11, 2019 04:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times,Lucknow | HT Correspondent
Four years ago, the humble smoothie got a makeover and became an Instagram sensation. Now, exquisite-looking smoothie bowls are finding their way into the diets of health-conscious Indians
Updated on Jul 13, 2019 11:28 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Satarupa Paul
The city has proven to be a haven for women business. Women groups organise meet-ups and knowledge sessions to support and guide women entrepreneurs who had quit their jobs for personal reasons but are reinventing themselves and have set-up their own businesses.
Updated on Nov 08, 2019 04:32 PM IST
In a bid to develop nurturing skills from an early age and make kids understand the sheer labour that goes into growing food in farms, the Mid Day Meal (MDM) Authority, UP, has instructed district magistrates and education department officials of the state to encourage children of government-run primary and upper primary schools to start ‘kitchen gardens’ in free spaces within their school premises.
Published on Jul 20, 2018 01:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Allahabad | K Sandeep Kumar, Allahabad
Counter the effects of an urban lifestyle by eating organic food. Here’s all you need to know about it.
Updated on Apr 02, 2018 12:58 PM IST
Asian News International | HT Correspondent