Japan shoppers see first sales tax rise in 17 years

Prices rise across Japan as a controversial sales tax rise comes into effect, with everything from beer to washing machines costing more, sparking fears a drop in consumer spending will derail a nascent economic recovery. Duration: 00:48 Apr 1, 2014

Tempura Moriawase

Tempura Moriawase Ingredients Tempura flour - 75 gm Water Oil for frying Mix vegetable Prawn Tempura sauce To make Tempura sauce Kikkoman soy sauce - 5 tsp Water - 50 ml Sugar - 3 tsp Dashino moto - 1/4 tsp Salt - 1/4 tsp Ginger paste - 4/3 tsp Radish paste - 4/3 tsp Method 1. Make a batter by mix of Tempura flour & water. 2. If you don't have Tempura flour, you can use 3/4th of flour, 1/4 of corn flour, Salt to taste, mix all with water and make batter. 3. Dust the Mix vegetable & prawn in a flour, and dip it in the tempura batter. 4. Deep fry in the oil. Serve hot with Tempura sauce. To make Tempura sauce 1. Mix all ingredients together expect ginger paste & radish paste. 2. Boil and add the ginger paste and radish paste in the finishing. 3. Serve as an accompaniment. Subscribe to YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/user/VentunoChefsCorner Like us on FACEBOOK - https://www.facebook.com/VentunoChefsCorner Follow us on TWITTER -https://twitter.com/VentunoChef A Ventuno Production : http://www.ventunotech.com Apr 1, 2014

Philippines delivers food to troops after China 'blockade'

The Philippine military says it has evaded a Chinese sea blockade which happend on March 9 by using an airplane to drop food to soldiers on a tiny and remote South China Sea shoal claimed by both countries. Duration: 00:35 Apr 1, 2014

Pro-China trade rally hits streets of Taiwan

People in favour of a controversial trade pact between China and Taiwan take to the streets of Taipei to support the initiative and embattled President Ma Ying-jeou. Duration: 00:39 Apr 1, 2014

Basil Chiller

Ingredients Basil leaves Lime wedges Lemon juice Sugar syrup Green chillies Soda Method: Muddle green chilies and lemon wedges in a glass. Add tapped basil leaves, lemon juice and sugar syrup. Fill the glass with crushed ice. Top it with some soda and garnish. Subscribe to YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/ventunomocktail Like us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/VentunoMocktail A Ventuno Production : http://www.ventunotech.com Apr 1, 2014

Mayawati addresses rally in Jammu

Jammu, April 1 (ANI): BSP supremo Mayawati on Tuesday slammed the Congress and the BJP, while addressing a rally in Jammu. She asked the people of Jammu to vote for BSP if they want to get rid of the problems they are now facing. Apr 1, 2014

Modi never visited UP before he became PM candidate: Shakeel Ahmad

New Delhi, Apr 1 (ANI): Reacting over BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rally, Congress leader Shakeel Ahmad on Tuesday said that before Modi became a PM candidate, he never visited Uttar Pradesh. He also added that Modi remembered the state only after he developed PM aspirations. Apr 1, 2014

Michael Jackson's new album 'XSCAPE' to release in May

New Delhi, April 01(ANI): A new Michael Jackson album ' XSCAPE' is set to release on May 13 and will soon be available to fans on iTunes. Epic Records have announced that the record will be comprised of eight previously-unreleased tracks from Jackson's, which have all been "contemporized" by Timbaland and other producers for a more modern sound. The album, which is executive produced by Epic CEO LA Reid, will be the latest compilation of unreleased material since 2010's 'Michael'. Apr 1, 2014

Each day is April fool's day for Congress: Narendra Modi

Bareilly, Apr 1 (ANI): BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Tuesday addressed a rally in Bareilly city of UP. Modi on the occasion said that all 365 days are April fool's day for Congress. He also added that Congress talks about poor only before the elections. Apr 1, 2014

Market Expert on RBI policy

New Delhi, Apr 1(ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday held a press conference on the RBI credit policy wherein he held the Repo rate steady at 8 per cent, reverse repo rate at 7%, and CRR unchanged at 4% in line with expectations of the stock market. Reacting over this, market expert Akash Jindal said that the credit policy is up to the expectation level. Jindal further said that since the rates of interest have not been increased by the RBI, there will be no impact on Real estate, stock market and economy. Apr 1, 2014