March 11th, 2014 moiblog
When we talk of food recipes we usually think of replicating exotic cuisine we had during some fine dining. But preparing something overly elaborate is not always necessary to have a good time. In fact, most of the common items we take for granted can be enlivened by following the right recipe. Here are two examples: Masala Chai Dry Pepper Chicken Thandai Go ahead and try these out. And let us know what the experience was!
March 5th, 2014 moiblog
The summers are almost here, and with the weather warming up, one can't help dreaming about soothing seasides and cool air of the hills. This week we bring to you two travel destinations that are not very popular and hence provide an ideal escape for those looking for solitude and novelty. Khoudong Waterfalls, Manipur Kumbalangi, Kerala What are you waiting for? Mark your calendars, or better still, pack your bags!
February 25th, 2014 moiblog
This week we bring you a collection of handpicked blogs on various aspects of India: some delightful, some audacious, and some hopeful. Have a good time reading! Covering India on bicycle: Sounds a bit too audacious? Well, that's what Yogesh plans to do, cycling all the way from Kanyakumari to Leh. We suggest you keep revisiting his page to learn how he's doing. Becoming a developed country: Nothing would be more heartening than to see India become a developed country. But with so many potholes along the way, one wonders if we'll ever get there. Some thoughts. BJP in the Northeast: Northeast has been a lost cause for the BJP, but can the party look to Modi for a revival? An opinion.
February 18th, 2014 moiblog
Love them or hate them, but you for sure can't understand them. From political pundits to the person sweeping the streets, the Aam Aadmi Party has left everyone scratching their heads. Has Kejriwal just made the worst mistake of his political career? Or was it sheer precalculation? We present two more blogs this week that throw light on the various facets of this party: AAP is losing confidence of common man AAP all set to make a dent in Lok Sabha
February 12th, 2014 moiblog
This week's highlight in Delhi-NCR has been the Auto Expo 2014, featuring latest models and cutting-edge technology in automobiles. In case you couldn't make it, here are some of the best photos from the expo; in case you did, you'll enjoy revisiting those moments: Selected photographs Outdoor stunts
February 4th, 2014 moiblog
January 28th, 2014 moiblog
As India warms up for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, there's hardly any other topic people are discussing these days. From rooting for their favourite candidates to pointing out the flaws in those they don't like, it's all happening. This week's posts are in the same vein, casting a critical look at the important political themes of the times: The row over the Telangana Bill Where are the good politicians? Enjoy the weekly reads!
January 23rd, 2014 moiblog
Despite the massive and growing popularity-wave enjoyed by Modi in India, the United States remains unimpressed. Holding Modi responsible for the 2002 riots in Gujarat, the US has declined him a diplomatic, tourist or business visa. Is the reaction in the extreme? Will the US ever soften up? We discuss these and other important issues in this article.
January 15th, 2014 moiblog
India is still not viewed with confidence when it comes to important matters like education, governance, public health, etc. However, there is something we can all be proud of and try to replicate in other endeavours: the complete eradication of polio from the country. A nation that earlier used to be bogged down by the poliovirus is soon going to be certified by the WHO as polio-free. Here are some posts for those who need more information: India to be Certified as a Polio-Free Nation by WHO How India Achieved Victory over Polio
January 7th, 2014 moiblog
Here are the top posts for this week: Reasons behind the 1962 war: The Indo-China war of 1962 was an important lesson in the history of India. Here's an analysis of what caused this conflict. Potli Samosa: A samosa with a twist, literally! Development in Gujarat: A look at the development work done by Modi in Gujarat. The polluted Yamuna: From being the pride of the nation to the most polluted river, the Yamuna has a sad story to tell. Foreign policy 2014: India needs a better foreign policy in 2014. Here are our suggestions.