In Quest of Biryani

By itself, Biryani (as the Indian subcontinent largely knows it) is a full meal. And therein lies its widespread appeal across restaurant menus and taste buds alike. Especially, if you do not restrict yourself to vegetarian options in food, Biryani of all kinds would easily have crossed your palates when exploring cuisines of South Asia. […]

Hydaspes. Encore.

My earliest encounter with the Battle of Hydaspes was way back in kindergarten when I had just learnt to read Hindi – Super Commando Dhruv’s new comic book, quite unusually named Roman Hatyara (The Roman Assassin) had hit the shelves and they were giving away this free poster. Awesomeness was inexpensive those days. The plot tells […]