books and authors

Does The Library Support Local Literature Enough?

ARE our writers encouraged to dip into their well of creativity and produce local literature that can showcase our talent? If we look at the number of local books in...

Stuffed Paratha With Smoked Chicken — Whip It UP!

By Nafisa Kagalwala STUFFED with a moreish masala-infused chicken filling, this paratha is perfect as a meal-on-the-go. For fibre, a medley of fresh herbs is included in this Indian-style calzone...
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The Post-pandemic Dining Scene May Look Very Different — WED WEB CHAT

IT WAS a stormy session filled with opinions and loads of invaluable advice from years of experience. The WED WEB CHAT — The Future Of Dining, a weekly discussion organised...
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Kismet With A Fluffy Ending

“Watashi wa anata ni fusawashīi.” This is Japanese for “I am made for you.” Methinks there was once an ad that said so. Dope. Hiya. My name’s Towel-Chan. Barcode: 272318. I am...
Land Rover Defender

Tough And Plush Land Rover Defender

THE NEW Land Rover Defender fits too snugly with the likes of the Discovery to be even remotely mistaken for its original dating back to the late 1940s. While it’s...
Peter Knipp, Benny Se Teo

The Future Of Dining — WED WEB CHAT

OUR favourite topic gets more flavourful with Peter Knipp and Benny Se Teo peppering their thoughts on the subject of the dining scene. Already struggling under the weight of onerous...

Mentaiko Pasta With Oysters – Whip It UP!

GIVE your pasta a Japanese spin with mentaiko (pollock roe); and pop in some oysters for a briny seafood encounter brightened up with the freshness of zucchini and mild,...
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WED WEB CHAT – Finding Funding For Your Big Idea

HOW do you translate your brilliant idea into a workable business? Often, a key ingredient in the formula is money, and it is the lack of this crucial item that...
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Sniffing Out A Perfumed Trail

GUCCI, Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent. These are some familiar perfumes that you can stick to and make sure you don’t have COVID-19. One of the first symptoms of contracting the...
Flight to Nowhere

Flights Going Nowhere Fast

FROM the perspective of the global traveller, the idea of a flight to nowhere seems an aimless endeavour. Among the less bearable aspects of travel are immigration and the flight...