Samoon

16 Dec 18
Matter

Myths and beliefs about food and drink vary across cultures and time. Yet, there is something persistent about fears of food contamination. And those fears aren’t unwarranted, as laid out by Bee Wilson‘s excellent book, Swindled: The Dark History of Food Fraud, from Poisoned Candy to Counterfeit Coffee. The book has an unfortunate tendency to denigrate […]

10 Dec 18
Arcynewsy

In addition to the German brand Esprit, which is in an existential crisis, it also seems bad for another brand. Closures of branches and job cuts are imminent. After Esprit – even Gerry Weber in trouble Update November 30, 2018: Probably Esprit is not the only German fashion company that is going to be sold. […]

03 Dec 18
Arcynewsy

Neben der deutschen Marke Esprit, die in einer existenziellen Krise steckt, sieht es auch bei einer weiteren Marke schlecht aus. Filialschließungen und Stellenabbau stehen bevor. Nach Esprit – auch Gerry Weber in Schwierigkeiten Update 30. November 2018: Esprit ist wohl nicht das einzige deutsche Mode-Unternehmen, das vor dem Aus steht. Auch beim angeschlagenen Textilhersteller Gerry […]

03 Dec 18
Arcynewsy

In addition to the German brand Esprit, which is in an existential crisis, it also seems bad for another brand. Closures of branches and job cuts are imminent. Update November 30, 2018: Probably Esprit is not the only German fashion company that is going to be sold. Even the closures of the troubled textile producers' […]

02 Dec 18
The Bewildered Millennial

Amazon has recently launched a brand new service as part of your Amazon Prime Membership – and it could be a godsend! How does it work? So, it’s super simple. You shop for clothes on Amazon and effectively, you get a try before you buy experience.  You get 7 days – from the date the […]

01 Dec 18
Arcynewsy

In addition to the German brand Esprit, which is in a crisis that threatens its existence, it also seems bad for the Gerry Weber brand. Closures of branches and job cuts are imminent. Update November 30, 2018: Probably Esprit is not the only German fashion company that is going to be sold. Even the closures […]

27 Nov 18
The Open View

open view web desk JAMMU, NOVEMBER 27: Principal Secretary Finance, Navin K Choudhary today called for establishing a chain of agro-logistic centers (ALCs) in the State to improve processing, storage, quality assurance, transportation, and distribution of horticultural and allied produce. “ALCs will provide all necessary post-harvest facilities and services in one place to improve value […]

27 Nov 18
Lets Create Lilly

“What is my dream? What does my dream look like?”

27 Nov 18
Duncan's World

Kebabeh gu Samooneh Also known as lula kebab or lula kebob Yield: 12 patties 2 1/2 pounds ground beef (a combination of chuck and sirloin, or a mix that is about 80% lean) 1 cup chopped cilantro leaves * 1/2 cup chopped green onions * 2 teaspoons kosher salt (or 1 1/2 teaspoon fine sea […]

24 Nov 18
Chai Why

Pakistan’s former president, and co-chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party, Asif Zardari and the three times former prime minister and perpetual president of the eponymous faction of the Pakistan Muslim League, Mian Nawaz Sharif are on video-link to discuss the situation they and their parties’ leaders are going through since the August 2018 National Accountability Bureau […]

23 Nov 18
The Open View

open view web desk JAMMU, NOVEMBER 22: Principal Secretary Animal, Sheep Husbandry, Fisheries and Transport Departments, Dr Asgar Samoon today convened a meeting with Officers of Fisheries Department to review progress of expenditure under State Capex Budget. During the meeting, Dr Samoon instructed Joint Director Fisheries to furnish a report immediately indicating item wise physical […]

16 Nov 18
My Custard Pie

“Of course I’m comfortable eating with my hands – I’m Asian!” laughs Ida. Most of our group agree and, as this is Dubai, they are from many different cultures including Oman, Jordan, Lebanon, Iran, India, Philippines and the Emirates. Just a couple of us have that shivery feeling about relinquishing cutlery and getting our fingers […]