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Manage your health with monofloral honey

Honey is an excellent source of energy at just 17 grams of carbohydrates per tablespoon. This natural unprocessed sugar, fructose and glucose can directly enter the bloodstream to deliver a quick boost of energy.

18 months on, Honey Mission boosts beekeeping with production worth Rs 1.91 crore

As per data, northeast and central zones of India reap maximum benefits; 8,208 direct jobs created nationwide as on February this year.


From fighting allergies to improving heart health: 10 reasons to include honey in your diet

Packed with a number of nutrients, honey helps to keep to a check on your rising cholesterol levels as well as play an important role in building your gut and heart health.

Sweet revolution: Second phase of Honey Mission launched in Pune

The Nagpur division has so far distributed 840 boxes among 84 bee-keepers, taking the total to 136 beneficiaries in Maharashtra since the start of the mission in February.

Pune: Honey Mission launched in city, beekeepers receive 10 boxes each

Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Scale Industries, Giriraj Singh, had launched Honey Mission in the city, with the aim of promoting beekeeping among local residents.

Wonder food: Did you know that honey can save you from blindness?

Researchers discovered a powerful link between Surgihoney -- a medicinal type of honey and the destruction of Fusarium -- a fungus that can cause blindness or even death.


Three friends went on trip to Hemkund Sahib in U’khand,only one returns home

Three friends went on a trip to Hemkund Sahib,but just one returned.

Bees produce blue honey after eating M&M's

Bees in France have started producing green and blue honey,much to the dismay of their keepers.

Honey eases cough symptoms in kids

Children aged one to five who suffering from throat infections coughed less often after taking honey before bedtime.

Bee institute courses a hit with youngsters

For 24-year-old Anuprita Patankar,the idea of understanding the finer nuances of apiculture was born out of a very basic need to supplement her family income.

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8 steps: How to adopt sugar-free diet in your lifestyle

There is plenty of sugar in disguise which you may not account for. Here are some tips to make your transition to a sugar-free diet easier. (Text: Ishi Khosla)