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PRESS: The Straits Times

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This Morning’s Downtown Line Tragedy

This article was written and originally posted by Adrianna Tan of Popagandhi.com   It is with a heavy heart that I write this post. This morning, we awoke to tragic news that two workers had died while building the Downtown … Continue reading

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The July Commune

Greeting friends! The July commune has been confirmed. Come join us for a fun evening of home-cooked Bengali cuisine on the night of July 7th, Saturday. You know the rules – there are 18 places available, come solo or come … Continue reading

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Supper Club Hunting: Ms. Marmite’s The Underground Restaurant

In January this year, I finally made it to Ms. Marmite’s The Underground Restaurant. For those of you who are unfamiliar with the world of supper clubs, Ms Marmite is a legend. She is a pioneer of supper clubs in … Continue reading

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The May Commune

A new date is out 🙂 May 13th, Sunday Book your tickets here: http://apesnap.com/event/may13 If you’re around this Sunday April 15th, I will be at Chjimes Hall from 12 noon – 1pm, doing a small culinary demo at the Cirque … Continue reading

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Menu: The March Commune (28.03.2012)

‘plantain’ bites prawn & bean bhartha sweet potato cakes traditional chicken curry with freshly made pooris gula melaka kulfi

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The Arab Spring Celebration — Singapore Edition

The London Edition of the Arab Spring celebration was a resounding success. With guest chef Layla, my sister Fareena and my brother-in-law Abders, we really created some Arab magic in our tiny East London kitchen. Every dish was a reminder … Continue reading

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