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Farzi Café – Arabic Indian Fusion

Farzi Café has opened its doors in Dubai marking the international debut for the restaurant concept. Launched in collaboration with Crossroad Hospitality and located in City Walk Phase 2, Farzi Cafe offers guests global cuisine with an Indian and Arabic twist, and the inclusion of molecular gastronomy. Speaking on the launch, Zorawar Kalra, founder and … Continue reading Farzi Café – Arabic Indian Fusion

Watch: ‘Love Letters to Dubai’ film goes viral (http://vimeo.com/105629460)

Dubai: As the UAE gears up to celebrate the 43rd National Day on December 2, one nostalgic homage to Dubai is climbing up the online popularity charts. ‘Love Letters to Dubai’, a two-and-a-half minute film by Dubai-based Indian singer and artist Gayathri Krishnan- Erlings, is racking up the views and winning hearts. “We’ve crossed more … Continue reading Watch: ‘Love Letters to Dubai’ film goes viral (http://vimeo.com/105629460)

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Delhi Darbar restaurant for lovers of north indian cuisine

This restaurant is a place for North Indian taste. Delhi Darbar serving up delicious varieties of North Indian cuisine all across Dubai and has now opened a branch in Jumeriah Lake Towers. For starters special chicken bihari kebab that had chunks of chicken in a delectable spicy yogurt based marinade. Their desserts are delightful.The firni … Continue reading Delhi Darbar restaurant for lovers of north indian cuisine

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Sachin Tendulkar – Playing It My Way

When it was announced that Sachin Tendulkar would release his autobiography, ‘Sachin Tendulkar –Playing it My Way’, it was expected that the Little Master would refrain from controversies. After all the years of steering away from the ills and maintaining his silence, it would’ve been foolhardy of him to open up and destroy the clean … Continue reading Sachin Tendulkar – Playing It My Way

Happy New Year – what an awful start to the year – 2 out of 5

Happy New Year could have been better if it was not an unabashed Atlantis Hotel-Dubai promotion film. The movie touted as extensively shot in Dubai has just two minutes of Dubai Malls and rest is Atlantis, Atlantis all the way. The plot revolves around Shahrukh Khan aka Charlie’s, adventure to extract revenge for the wrongful … Continue reading Happy New Year – what an awful start to the year – 2 out of 5

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Haider – Hamlet that you shouldn’t miss

Vishal Bhardwaj’s third Shakespearean sojourn is his best yet: based on William Shakespeare’s Hamlet goes beyond clichés on Kashmir and its characters aren’t trying to be entertaining. The movie tells the story of Haider (Shahid) who finds out that his peace-loving, life-saving doctor father (Narendra Jha) has been arrested by the Indian Army. He returns … Continue reading Haider – Hamlet that you shouldn’t miss

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Things to do during Eid In Dubai

EId holidays are coming up and it is the time for the expats who work in the country to relax, I believe all have started making the plans to spend their holidays. There is lots of option for the people live here in Dubai to do. And the only thing is to select the best … Continue reading Things to do during Eid In Dubai

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Dawat-e-Ishq – a meal gone sour

Daawat-e-Ishq is the equivalent of an elaborate meal that begins with a mouth-watering appetiser but slowly loses flavour, aroma and deliciousness, so that by the time you reach dessert, you are exhausted, disappointed and badly in need of fresh air. None of the actors can rise above the muddled script. They are serving a story … Continue reading Dawat-e-Ishq – a meal gone sour

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Finding Fanny warms your hearts

Set in the languorous backdrop of Goa, Finding Fanny is a different kind of film. It is a welcome relief from the mindless violence and fantasies but nevertheless there is humour, mystery, sex, romance, and murder. Naseeruddin Shah plays the wizened post-master Ferdie who sets off an adventure with Angie (Deepika Padukone), Rosie (Dimple Kapadia), … Continue reading Finding Fanny warms your hearts

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Ramadan 2014: Top tips on healthy eating

When it comes to fasting, especially in the hot summer months, fluid replenishment should be your first priority. Your number one choice for hydration should be water, it is free of calories and quenches the body. Aim to drink at least eight glasses of water after iftar and throughout the night to ensure proper hydration … Continue reading Ramadan 2014: Top tips on healthy eating