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Why you should include pear in your diet

February 28, 2020 2:06 pm

Did you know these benefits of pears?

Government pegs 7 per cent rise in onion output this year

January 27, 2020 4:30 pm

Releasing its first forecast, the Agriculture Ministry said onion crop has been grown in 12.93 lakh hectare in the 2019-20 crop year (July-June), slightly higher than 12.20 lakh hectare achieved during the previous year.

Your overall health depends on these five superfoods; find out

January 08, 2020 2:37 pm

If you are looking for healthy options, don't wrack your brain so much.

From boosting heart health to controlling weight: Enjoy the many benefits of fig or anjeer

November 26, 2019 11:58 am

Dried fig is available throughout the year and is considered a healthy snack.

Here's why you should include sitaphal or custard apple in your diet

October 14, 2019 12:41 pm

Also called by many names like sugar apple, custard apple and cherimoya, sitaphal is known to contain several anti-inflammatory compounds.

The English language’s absolute lack of creativity in naming fruits

September 01, 2019 6:01 am

On the odd English names of many tropical fruits.

Special jetties to build for fruit, vegetable export at major ports: Union minister Mansukh Mandaviya

September 11, 2018 8:08 pm

"Till now, Government of India used to provide subsidies for goods send by air cargo. Now, we have decided to provide similar subsidies to agriculture produce sent through sea routes. This will help our goods sustain in foreign markets," Mansukh Mandaviya said.

Not fond of fruits? Give a nutritional twist to seasonal fruits with delicious desserts

August 03, 2018 11:13 am

Skipping fruits is not good for your health. To tackle this war between nutrition and taste, a few chefs have curated some delicious desserts that contain the goodness of all seasonal fruits.

Gorge on tomatoes, zucchini, yogurt for healthy summer

May 23, 2018 1:01 pm

Yogurt is made for summer eating. The protein satisfies your growling tummy, which will keep you from overloading on salty, high-calorie snacks. It also adds a dose of probiotics, beneficial bacteria that keeps your digestive system running smoothly.

Subsidy on fruits, vegetables may help reduce death risk

November 29, 2017 5:23 pm

According to a study, increasing the tax rates on junk foods including sugar-sweetened beverages and red meat can reduce the deaths caused by diabetes and cardiovascular diseases while subsidies on fruits and vegetables decreased deaths caused by stroke.


Top 8: Fruit treatments for glowing, healthy skin

August 13, 2014 11:30 am

If bananas can help in maintaining the elasticity of the skin, strawberries provide exfoliation and cleansing. Aakriti Mehra, MD dermatologist of Enhance Clinics, shares some skin benefits of fruits.