Amid war, Russia, Ukraine seal landmark grain deal to relieve global food crisis

The two sides inked separate but identical agreements in the presence of UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres and Turkish President ISTANBUL: Ukraine and Russia on Friday signed a landmark deal aimed at relieving a global food crisis caused by blocking Black Sea grain deliveries, ending months of negotiations and sending wheat prices tumbling to levels … Read more

Where to eat Mumbai’s 10 most popular local street food – Today’s Traveler

Mumbai’s cuisine culture is characterised by its street food. Roadside food vendors in Mumbai provide some of the greatest local food, sometimes a shade better than many restaurants, to people of all economic strata. Without the famed street food shops lining the main roads, at traffic intersections, or small alleyways that lend the much-needed flavor … Read more

‘Sweets seem to break down the barriers between communities’: Chef and food writer Rajyasree Sen

Sweets are a quintessential part of Indian cuisine, with no occasion complete without people enjoying a decadent dessert. From north to south and east to west, the country boasts of varied sweets, each with its unique flavour. Chronicling this love for sweets in India and their rich history is chef, food writer and columnist Rajyasree … Read more

Good Food and Good Life

Hello my lovely readers! Hope you all are doing great! Did you miss me? Did you? I missed you guys a lot! Trust me! But so much was going on behind the scene that I could not plan to sit down and talk to you guys! travel! I am here today and already feeling so … Read more

ExplainSpeaking: What is the link between rising food prices and central banks raising interest rates?

ExplainSpeaking-Economy is a weekly newsletter by Udit Misra, delivered in your inbox every Monday morning. Click here to subscribe Dear Readers, Last week the US central bank — routinely called the Fed — announced that it will raise interest rates by 75 basis points (or 0.75 percentage points). The Fed is doing this to bring … Read more

How did Russia-Ukraine war trigger a food crisis?

LONDON: Russian hostilities in Ukraine are preventing grain from leaving the “breadbasket of the world” and making food more expensive across the globe, threatening to poor shortages, hunger and political instability in countries. Together, Russia and Ukraine export nearly a third of the world’s wheat and barley, more than 70% of its sunflower oil and … Read more

Rich food and cultural traditions in historic old quarters of Chandni Chowk – Today’s Traveler

Khari Baoli, Daulat ki Chaat, Paranthe wali Galli, GoleHatti, Natraj Dahi Bhalla, Dharampura Haveli… does it ring any bells? Yes! It’s Chandni Chowk – the Heritage Trail of Purani Dilli aka Old Delhi! Food and Cultural Traditions in Chandni Chowk Thickly populated serpentine lanes swarming with people, enthralling culinary traditions, varied and authentic delicacies, sprawling … Read more

India To Push For Permanent Food Security Solution At World Trade Meet

The last ministerial conference was held in Argentina in 2017. (Representational) New Delhi: India will press for a permanent solution to the issue of public stock holding of grains for food security programs and strongly protect the interests of farmers and fishermen at the 12th ministerial meet of the World Trade Organization, beginning on Sunday. … Read more

Qatar’s food security crisis and what India is doing about it

India oi-Vicky Nanjappa | Updated: Thursday, June 9, 2022, 10:40 [IST] In 2021 India exported to Qatar, wheat and meslin worth $34.77 million according to the United Nations database. New Delhi, Jun 09: India had earlier this week assured Qatar of its assistance in meeting the country’s food security. Qatar was hit with a severe … Read more