BIRYANI

  • From the oldest Lucknowi Biryani to the most renowned Hyderabadi Biryani: 10 delicious varieties of Biryani from different parts of India August 25, 2014

    Biryani originated in Persia and made inroads to India via Afghanistan. The earliest examples of Biryani were seen during the Mughal rule in the form of Lucknowi Biryani. Gradually there was a Calcutta Biryani and the very famous Hyderabadi Biryani. The world renowned Hyderabadi Biryani has also been recognised by...
  • Tamil film 'Endrendrum Punnagai' teaser to unveil today May 31, 2013

    Tamil actor Jiiva's upcoming film is titled 'Endrendrum Punnagai' to be directed by I Mueenuddin Ahmed of 'Vaamanan' fame. After Tamil films 'Singam', 'Biryani', 'Endrendrum Punnagai' has joined the league of most innovative promotion strategy by releasing its first look teaser while the film is inching its completion. The film will...
  • 'Biryani' First look trailer : Watch Karthi, Hansika in a romantic comedy May 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Karthi and Hansika Motwani will be seen in romantic flick 'Biryani'. The film is directed by Venkat Prabu and is produced under the banner of Studio Green. Premji Amaren will be seen in a pivotal role. Yuvan Shankar Raja has composed the music for the film. The film...
  • Tamil Nadu stuntmen seek FEFSI's intervention April 24, 2013

    Chennai: Members of Tamil Nadu stuntmen's association won't work in any other language films unless Film Employees' Federation of South India (FEFSI) helps them arrive at mutual understanding over ongoing tussle between action artistes from Tamil and Telugu film industries. Tamil stuntmen demand equal distribution of work. "We demand equal participation in...
  • Followed BJP's "path" while hosting lunch for Pakistan PM: Khurshid March 17, 2013

    Farrukhabad: External Affairs Minister, Salman Khurshid on Saturday took jibe at the BJP for the criticism for hosting a lunch for Pakistani Prime Minister saying he was only following the traditions established by the opposition party when it was in power. "This path was shown by the BJP. Atalji had...
  • 'Biryani': Tamil movie uses motion picture technique February 2, 2013

    The Tamil director Venkat Prabhu along with actor Karthi Sivakumar recently shot a stunt scene for his upcoming film 'Biryani' in Pondicherry. The cast includes Hansika Motwani as the leading lady and Premgi. The music director for this film is Yuvan Shanker Raja. The makers of the film 'Biryani'...
  • Karthi croons for his next named 'Biryani' December 5, 2012

    Chennai: Tamil actor Karthi Sivakumar, brother of actor Suriya Sivakumar, has crooned for the first time in his upcoming Tamil comedy 'Biryani'. Further the production company of 'Biryani' stated "Karthi recorded a song, which has lyrics by Vairamuthu, along with his costar Premgi Amaren." Directed by Venkat Prabhu, the movie also...
  • Soon, Hyderabadi biryani, haleem to fascinate London? November 28, 2012

    Hyderabad: A business delegation from Britain currently visiting India loved the Hyderabadi biryani they had here and are now keen to see some food joints from the city selling the royal rice preparation and other delicacies in London. Like all the visitors to this historic city, the British businessmen could...
  • Hyderabad: AP's special dishes for CoP delegates September 11, 2012

    Hyderabad: The delegates from around 190 countries, who will come to participate in the Biodiversity Meet, will have a taste of state cuisine including the delicious Hyderabad Biryani on October 18 when the state government will host an official dinner. Three official dinners by the central government will also be...
  • Sharwanand will now produce films July 17, 2012

    Sharwanand doesn't cease to surprise. Despite a notsoexciting career so far, his talent has fetched him roles created by the likes of Deva Katta, Krissh,Gunnam Gangaraju, Saravanan, and Cheran. The actor is now turning a producer with his next film. This is a thriller film, directed by Anish Kuruvilla, a...
  • Bindhu Madhavi signs TeluguTamil bilingual June 13, 2012

    Bilinguals are fast becoming a regularity in Kollywood, though Tollywood too seems to be fast catching up with the trend. Bindu Madhavi of 'Avakai Biryani' fame is the new star to sign a bilingual. This film will feature Vinay Rai of 'Unnale Unnale' fame alongside the Chittoor girl. It may...
  • Secret Kitchen: The Biryani World Cup special March 26, 2011

    Amidst all the Cricket World Cup fervor, Bikramjit Ray holds a World Cup of his own, a Biryani World Cup. Judging this World Cup is none other than New Zealand all rounder,Chris Cairns, who has to decide between three neighbouring nations i.e India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. ...
  • Secret Kitchen: Digging into Eid delicacies September 11, 2010

    Hyderabad is home to a vast array of Eid special delicacies haleem, biryani and more....
  • Hyderabadi haleem now officially an asset of AP September 7, 2010

    Hyderabad: If you are a foodie, you've surely heard of the famous Hyderabadi biryani. But dont be surprised if Hyderabadi haleem soon joins the coveted list of the Nizam city's musteats. With the Geographical Identity or the GI tag now being granted to this Ramazanspecial dish, haleem is now officially...
  • Secret Kitchen: Get a taste of international flavours February 28, 2010

    This week's Secret Kitchen episode has an international flair. We will be eating some amazing food thanks to the community of some expat chefs who made India their home. From Syrian biryani to Chinese double cooked pork and asparagus with sauce. ...
  • Eid special: Discover Kolkata's mutton biryani September 22, 2009

    What is Eid without a legendary biryani and this time CNNIBN's foodie Bikramjit Ray travels to Kolkata to get you the recipe for mutton biryani from Shiraz resturant. ...
  • This Eid, buzzword's Kozhikodan Biryani October 23, 2006

    Kozhikode (Kerala): If the occasion is Eid, you just cannot do without Biryani and who else knows that better than the Muslims of Calicut, for, across households in North Kerala, Kozhikodan Biryani' is the buzz word. We had undergone 30 days long penance before this big day. So we undoubtedly...