• Blogs

    April 22, 2014

    A Gandhian Meal at Indika in Honor of the Menil's Upcoming Gandhi Exhibit

    In October, The Menil will be opening an exhibit called "Experiments with Truth: Gandhi and Images of Nonviolence," and it will be the first ever exploration of Gandhi's principle of satyagraha (nonviolence) in the visual arts. To celebrate, local chef and owner of Pondicheri and Indika, Anita Jai ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2013

    Chef Chat, Part 2: Deepak Doshi of Doshi House, On Making Tasty Vegetarian and Building a Community Space

    This is the second part of a two-part Chef Chat series. If you missed our previous post, you can read it here. Yesterday, in our chat with Deepak Doshi of Doshi House, we talked about his vegetarianism and growing up in the area of Houston called Alief. Today, we talk about his food, about the tim ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2012

    Where Does This Indian Eat Indian? India's Restaurant

    No clue what a dahi papdi is? Aloo gobi or vindaloo? Wondering what the hell a paneer tikka is? I'm Indian, and I don't even know what's in chicken 65. Or jalfrezi. Indian food can seem wildly exotic, and sometimes mysteriously unappealing, just like the jolting aromas, loudly chaotic streets ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2012

    Rest Of The Best: Houston's Top 8 Latin Nights

    Note: This article was written by Rolando Rodriguez and Marco Torres. In March of this year, Houston beat the likes of Los Angeles and New York as the most ethnically diverse metropolitan area in the country and that landmark development was mainly due to the growth of Latinos. Back in 1990, Latin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2011

    Shiftwork Bites: Paneer Makhani

    ​A few weeks ago over at Shiftwork Bites, I wrote about making molĂ© for International Hot and Spicy Foods Day. I had asked various friends and acquaintances for piquant suggestions, and then promptly ignored all of them and made something else, instead. In a gesture of goodwill, and because t ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 31, 2007
  • Calendar

    August 18, 2005

    Brick by Bricks

    It's real estate versus real love in Shunya Theatre's new play

  • Dining

    April 19, 2001

    Bombay Beach Memoirs

    Lunch with Darayus Kolah