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Make your food bloom this season with edible flowers

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People love flowers for their fragrance, colour and texture and just the fact that they can ease your nerves by simply looking at them. Now, you have one more reason to stare at those pretty ferns and petals and thats food. Mrinmoy Acharya, Head Chef, Ciclo Cafe in Gurugram and… Read more »

Bright colours, wind chimes, flowers: How to make your home ready for the monsoon

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Is the monsoon dampening your spirit? Liven up your home by adding more colours to your furniture and bedding, say experts. Shivani Kankaria, an interior designer at HomeLane.com, and interior designer Kavya Puranik give out ideas that could be incorporated in your home during monsoon. * Roll up and put… Read more »

Want to check spread of malaria? Ensure you always pluck flowers in your garden

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A new study has found that removing the flowers of an invasive shrub (invasive shurbs and plants are species that show a tendency to spread out of control) from mosquito-prone areas might be a simple way to help reduce malaria transmission. Removing the flowers from villages in Mali decreased the… Read more »