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Mutton Do Pyaza

Ingredients Mutton/lamb ½ kg Yogurt ½ cup Black cardamom 3 Green chilies 5 Cinnamon powder ½ tsp Cumin ½ tsp Garlic paste 1 tbsp Salt to taste Red chili powder 1 tbsp Turmeric ½ tsp Oil ½ cup Large onion 3 (sliced) Cashew nuts 7-8 (ground) Poppy seeds 1 tbsp (ground) Discarded coconut 1 tbsp (ground) Green coriander ¼ bunch …

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Shadio Wala Palak Gosht

Ingredients Spinach 1 kg (wash well) Small fenugreek 4 bunches Green chilies 6 Onion chopped 1 Ginger garlic paste 1 tbsp Mutton ½ kg Red chili powder 1 tbsp Turmeric ¾ tsp Salt 1 tsp Milk ½ cup Khoya ½ cup Cream 3 tbsp Oil ¾ cup Cooking Directions Blanched together spinach, choti methi, green chilies without water for 10 …

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40 percent of US cancers linked to excess weight

WASHINGTON: About 40 percent of all cancers in the United States — more than 630,000 in all — are associated with excess weight, health officials said Tuesday, urging a renewed focus on prevention. In a nation where 71 percent of adults are either overweight or obese, the findings by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention “are a cause …

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Meditation may help prevent heart disease

Meditation may help reduce the risk of heart disease when it’s added to proven approaches like lifestyle changes or drugs to lower blood pressure and cholesterol, US doctors say. In its first guidelines dedicated to meditation, the American Heart Association (AHA) stresses that the benefits haven’t been clearly established because studies have generally been too small, brief or poorly designed …

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New Google earbuds offer real-time translation feature

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) – Google on Wednesday introduced new Pixel ear buds that the company says are capable of real-time translation of conversations in different languages. A demonstration given as Google unveiled a host of new products infused with its digital “Assistant” smarts got people playfully referring to Pixel Buds as an internet-Age version of alien “Babel Fish” depicted in …

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Sputnik, the tiny sphere that launched the space race

(AFP) – When the Soviet Union launched the first artificial satellite 60 years ago, it marked both the beginning of space exploration and the start of a race between Moscow and Washington. Sputnik, the tiny silver sphere with four spider leg-like antennae, showed off Soviet technological prowess. But German scientists — who had worked on Adolf Hitler s rocket projects …

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Indian government considering exemptions sought by Apple

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – The Indian government is considering exemptions sought by Apple Inc for setting up a unit to assemble iPhones, Ramesh Abhishek, the top bureaucrat in the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, said on Thursday. The department is a part of India’s commerce and industry ministry. Apple has asked federal government officials for a range of tax …

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Radiohead, Rage vie for first time for Rock Hall of Fame

NEW YORK: Experimental icons Radiohead and rock-activists Rage Against the Machine were nominated Thursday for the first time to enter the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, vying in a field that includes singing legend Nina Simone. Two British acts who were major cultural forces in the 1980s — New Wave duo Eurythmics and the darkly emotive Kate Bush — …

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Record 92 countries vying for foreign language Oscar

LOS ANGELES: A record 92 countries have entered the race hoping to snag an Oscar for best foreign language film at next year´s awards, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced on Thursday. Among the contenders that have created a buzz this year is Angelina Jolie´s “First They Killed My Father” from Cambodia, Robin Camillo´s “BPM (Beats Per …

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Taylor Swift leads MTV Europe award nods

NEW YORK (AFP) – Taylor Swift led the nominations announced Wednesday for the MTV Europe Music Awards after she caused a stir with her vengeful new persona on “Look What You Made Me Do.” The pop superstar was up for six prizes including Best Artist and Best Video at the international edition of MTV’s awards gala, which will take place …

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