Galouti Kebab: The Melt-in-the Mouth Delicacy Originally Made for a Toothless King

What more can be said of Lucknow that has not been spoken about already? Braving the test of time, the city still manages to preserve its rich royal heritage be it through its architecture, literature, ‘khatirdari’ (hospitality) or food. The rich Mughlai cuisine with aromatic spices is a major contributor […]

GOP plays chicken with healthcare and small business pays the price

The Republican Party’s healthcare game is a long con. For six years, conservatives demonized the Affordable Care Act (ACA) without offering a viable alternative. Then, when they gained control of Congress and the White House, they came up with the disastrous American Health Care Act (AHCA), which would strip 23 […]

Small-business owners confident about the economy and future of their business

America’s small-business owners are highly confident about their prospects for the next year and optimistic about the state of the U.S. economy, according to the first-ever CNBC/SurveyMonkey Small Business Survey. SurveyMonkey conducted the survey in partnership with CNBC. Respondents were asked for their opinions on a variety of subjects about […]

Bengal MP is suspended for ‘lavish lifestyle’, leading to the question: Who is an ideal communist?

On June 2, the Communist Party of India (Marxist) suspended Rajya Sabha MP Ritabrata Banerjee for three months. Apparently, his “lavish lifestyle” and activities violated the party’s constitution on more counts than one. The party has received “scores” of complaints against the MP from West Bengal. According to the party’s […]

‘Silicon Valley’ Review: The Most Awkward Moment in ‘Teambuilding Excercise’

  (Each week, we’re going to kick off discussion about Silicon Valley season 4 by answering one simple question: what was the most awkward moment?) Richard has another project, but does he have a new team for it? Possibly. “Teambuilding Exercise” picks up immediately after last week’s episode, with Richard creeping into […]