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Saturday, March 28, 2020



Not only onion, prices of potato and other veggies on rise

December 16, 2019 4:20 pm

"The supply of most of the vegetables, including potato and tomato, has been affected because of recent rains. This has resulted in increase in prices," Potato and Onion Merchants Association at Azadpur mandi General Secretary Rajendra Sharma said.

Can a raw potato nurse your skin back to health?

December 06, 2019 2:10 pm

The root vegetable is believed to work wonders for your skin, especially when used with lemon juice and yogurt.

Jalandhar: Deadly ‘late blight’ disease attacks potato crop in Doaba

November 18, 2019 7:59 am

Almost 25 per cent area of potato is sown in Jalandhar district only and the seed of the potato crop is also grown in Jalandhar and surroundings which is being supplied to all over the country from here.

Feel tired while exercising? Eating this food will help keep energy levels high

October 21, 2019 11:57 am

Notably, carbohydrate gels or energy gels promote recovery in athletes.

Binge eating potato chips during pregnancy might be harmful for the foetus, finds study

May 26, 2019 12:36 pm

Published in The Journal of Physiology, the findings found that eating a diet with three times the recommended daily intake of linoleic acid might be harmful in pregnancy.

Don't carry hatred for too long; it can ruin your life

May 20, 2019 6:30 am

Carrying hatred for too long can lead to your own life becoming unbearable.

Production of potatoes to drop this year in West Bengal, but impact on prices unlikely, say officials

January 31, 2018 5:38 am

The area of cultivation for potatoes has been reduced by five per cent in the state this year. As per sources, the average land allocated for potato cultivation is around 4.6 lakh hectares, but this will be reduced to 4.4 lakh hectares this season.

Reverse of onions: Potato farmers at receiving end, as prices crash

September 10, 2015 3:25 am

Potatoes are selling in the Jalandhar market at below Rs 200 per quintal, as against Rs 1,350-1,400 at this time last year.

Express Recipes: How to make Herbed Beans with Potatoes

May 13, 2015 6:04 pm

An easy-to-cook veggie, Herbed Beans with Potatoes, served with hot chapatis is an ultimate treat.

Impress your guests this weekend with restaurant style Aloo Gobhi

December 09, 2014 3:31 pm

The problem is that our regular Aloo Gobhi preparation does not go well with our party menu. Here's the recipe of restaurant style Aloo Gobhi.