vegetarian News

What did the earliest humans eat and were ancient Indians really vegetarian?

Vegetarianism in the mainstream, as a general way of life, is a feature unique to India. According to census data, 25 per cent of the Indian population is vegetarian. But where did the idea of vegetarianism take root?

Feed your muscles these good quality vegetarian protein-rich food

Will opting for a meat-free diet bring down your protein consumption? Not if you include these good quality vegetarian protein in your diet.


PSA message for vegetarians: A pulao is a pulao is a pulao - not a biryani

A biryani lover writes on why it’s time we wrapped our heads and taste-buds around the fine difference between a biryani and a pulao. 

Gourmet Green

In its fourth edition, MasterChef India goes vegetarian

Masterchef India goes vegetarian

The fourth season of the talent hunt show will explore vegetarian cuisines from around the world

My favourite food story

Vaishali Samant,playback singer and music director,recalls her experimental daal-bread at Edinburgh


The Food Factor

Vegetarian or non-vegetarian? The answer is never simple

Zuckerberg on ‘kill-to-eat’ diet: I am now basically vegetarian

People: ‘I have basically become a vegetarian since the only meat i am eating is from animals i have killed myself,’ he says.

Facebook founder's new eat-to-kill dietary regime

Mark Zuckerberg has taken up a new "personal challenge" to turn "vegetarian" in an unusual way.

Travails of an Occasional Vegetarian

Over lunch in Jaipur last week,I was served bater in black sauce and teetar in,what appeared to be,a delicious Rajasthani tomato gravy.