Pakistan News

    Biryani Express In Sialkot Model Town

  • Prawn biryani on the beach

    Flipping through it, I came across a recipe for a prawn biryani...

    But it’s hard to get good local meat in Sri Lanka, so I thought I’d show Nandi, our wonderful housekeeper and cook, how to make a proper biryani...

  • CRICKET: BIRYANI, CURRY AND CRICKET

    A late arrival is a truck driver who spent time in the outback Queensland town of Mount Isa...

    He is the host, and his intensity is focused on cooking beef biryani and a chicken curry for his guests...

  • Khicchdi and biryani

    Describing his experience with two actresses, Ranveer S has been quoted to have said that Priyanka C is like khicchdi and Deepika P is like biryani...

  • Food Stories: Mutton Dum Biryani

    I sat in the January cold of Michigan craving biryani, the painful realisation that my migration from Pakistan had taken me away from most desi delights...

    I rang the doorbell, and auntie warmly welcomed me to a delicious mutton biryani lunch...

  • Biryani on the brain

    India has mind-boggling and palate-numbing versions of the biryani...

    To understand the culinary culture of any state, all one needs to do is to understand how people make their biryani...

  • EPICURIOUS: Biryani versus pilau

    I might have written about my preference for a good pilau over a biryani previously: the former’s subtle fragrance and flavour beats the more robust taste of a biryani any day...

    So the other day, I decided to make fish biryani...

  • A biryani garnished with hate

    WE only learnt after his execution that Ajmal Kasab’s widely reported request for mutton biryani in jail was a myth...

    “Kasab never demanded biryani and was never served by the government,” the prosecutor confessed days after the man was dead...

  • Biryani or cricket?

    BIRYANI or cricket? Which one would you go for? If you are a Karachiite, you can choose both...

    Probably only a citizen of this frenetic metropolis could balance posters and signs for fours and sixes while gnawing chicken legs dotting the flimsy plastic box of steaming biryani...

  • Biryani sales surge as Modi's BJP faces defeat in Delhi polls

    Biryani sales in India's capital New Delhi soared after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) suffered a devastating loss in a key state election to the Aam Admi Party (AAP), reported The Economic Times on Tuesday...

    “The Kejriwal government provides biryani to the people sitting at protests at Shaheen Bagh and other places,” Adityanath had said at some election rallies he had addressed in Delhi, it added...

  • Japan town mayor visits Sialkot

    SIALKOT: Yamamoto Masanori, mayor of Kibichuo town of Japan, has stressed upon collective efforts to develop SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises) sectors between Japan and Pakistan, saying the SMEs played a backbone role in the Japanese economy...

    Mr Masanori stated this at a meeting of exporters and SMEs at the Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) on Friday...

  • PAT holds sit-ins to mark Model Town killings anniversary

    LAHORE: As the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) began its sit-in after Iftar on The Mall here on Friday to mark the second anniversary of the Model Town incident in which 14 activists were killed during a police raid on the party’s offices, the Punjab government termed it a ploy to create political instability...

    He said the Model Town incident case was sub judice and the PAT should have waited for the court verdict...

  • Intelligence agencies differ on PAT guards’ role in Model Town clash

    LAHORE: The Justice Najafi report on the Model Town case presents conflicting claims of premier intelligence agencies – the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and Intelligence Bureau (IB) – into the incident...

    “At this juncture, a sub-inspector of police in the company of the Model Town SP fired three rounds from his pistol in the air which resulted in a stampede in the workers,” the ISI states in the report submitted to the inquiry...

  • LHC seeks reply from parties on Model Town report case

    The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday heard various petitions regarding a court order directing the publication of a judicial commission's report on the 2014 Model Town tragedy...

    The counsel for the PAT, Raey Bashir, also asked the court to appoint a separate bench for the hearing of the petition against the decision of the anti-terrorism court on the Model Town killings, upon which the bench referred the matter to the chief justice...

  • Model Town inquiry report: LHC seeks summary of lawyer’s posting as private counsel for govt

    LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday directed a senior lawyer to furnish a summary of his appointment as the private counsel by the Punjab government to represent it in its appeal against a decision for release of the Model Town inquiry report...

    Resuming his arguments, Mr Harris mainly questioned the manner in which a single bench heard and decided a petition moved by the heirs of the Model Town incident’s victims for the...

  • More
Back to top