Appetisingly chronicled life journeys By Julia Child and MFK Fisher
May 22, 2015

Cookbooks like these

If I should ever sit down to write a cookbook, I will pray for it to be at least a teeny-weeny bit like My life in France by Julia Child & Alex Prud’Homme and The Gastronomical Me... »
Brands are tripping over each other in trying to add a fun quotient to mundane baking paraphernalia. Photo: Special Arrangement
May 21, 2015

Hues in the kitchen

The most fun way of introducing young people to the kitchen is through baking. What’s not to love in it? Rising cakes, delicious smells and the sight of nicely browning goodies can make anyone happ... »
File photo for representative purposes: G.N. Rao
May 17, 2015

Preventing falls in the elderly

Kamala, a 70-year-old observed a gradual change in her gait over a few years. A sociable lady, she frequently visited her children in Bangalore and Pune. Since her husband died few years... »
Sound, lights and action all at home Azure team at work Photos: S. Siva Saravanan
COIMBATORE, May 22, 2015

At home, in the movies

It is an unlikely place to hear the names of Scorsese, Spielberg and Herzog. But as you step into a paper godown, tucked away in Townhall, you walk into a heated discussion on cinema. The... »
Suchitra Bhattacharya
May 17, 2015

Farewell Suchitra

I read Dahan and watched Rituparno Ghosh’s award-winning movie based on the novel. Like many other readers, I was moved by the story and never stopped marvelling at the tautness of the autho... »