Guest Column

Being A Moderate In A Bristling, Suspicious, Low-Trust Society

I am rediscovering myself. And I am indeed amused by what I am," says the friend without a trace of…

July 10, 2024

Amazing India: ‘When I Grow Up, I Want To Be A Truck’

Dum hai to cross kar, nahi to bardasht kar. (Overtake if you have the guts, if not, tolerate me). Goes…

June 29, 2024

Stovetop Sabotage: How Your Cooking Oil Placement Could Be Making You Sick

Fellow foodies and health enthusiasts, let's talk about a silent saboteur lurking in your kitchen – your cooking oil. Yes,…

June 16, 2024

Beyond Spice Scare: Health Risks Of Glycidol & 3-MCPD In Cooking Oils

The recent recall of spice mixes of major brands like Everest and MDH due to ethylene oxide contamination has rightly…

June 2, 2024

Odisha’s Tobacco Control Achievements: Progress, Gaps & The Path Forward

By Dr Nancy Satpathy & Dr Muhammad Imran Ali   As the globe marks World No Tobacco Day today, Odisha shines…

May 31, 2024

Ditch Supplements, Embrace The Flavour: Cooking Your Way To Healthier Habits

As a dietitian, I have seen the protein powder craze sweep across India like a culinary monsoon. From gym bros…

May 26, 2024

Where Curiosity Ends

The morning of May 20, as I was sharing my morning cup of tea with my mother, she started chatting…

May 22, 2024

Poll Musing: Of Pride, Dosti & Free Rice

Poor Odias! Do they have a place to run? Hindi-speaking non-Odias have been terribly busy preaching to them about their…

May 18, 2024

Poultry Industry Leaders Unite Over Industry Principles To Reduce The Need To Use Antimicrobials

Antibiotics used to treat bacterial infections can contribute to antimicrobial resistance (AMR) that spreads amongst human, animal, and plant populations,…

May 15, 2024

Unlocking Food’s Superpowers: Cook Smarter, Not Harder

Hey foodies and health enthusiasts! I'm excited about this new information from the National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) that I…

May 12, 2024