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Tuesday, April 07, 2020



Fight your sugar cravings with these healthy eats

March 02, 2020 4:24 pm

It is not necessary to reach out for a dessert every time a sugar craving strikes. It's time to pick healthier alternatives.

ISMA revises India's sugar output upward by 2 per cent to 26.5 million tonnes for 2019-20

February 25, 2020 5:39 pm

Already, about 17 million tonnes of sugar has been manufactured by mills till February 15. Annual sugar consumption in India, the world's second largest producer after Brazil, is about 26 million tonnes.

Sugar mills yet to clear Rs 2,400 crore pending dues of last two seasons to cane growers: Government

February 25, 2020 12:39 pm

Depressed sugar prices due to surplus sugar production in two consecutive sugar seasons -- 2017-18 and 2018-19 -- adversely affected the liquidity of sugar mills resulting in accumulation of cane price arrears of farmers.

Government reallocates 6.5 lakh tonnes of unused sugar export quota

February 24, 2020 12:14 pm

For the current year, the government has allowed export of 6 million tonnes of sugar under the quota to help deal with the surplus sugar.

India sugar output for 2019-20 unlikely to see big revision, says ISMA

February 11, 2020 1:51 pm

The trade body also estimates more than 800,000 tonnes of sugar cane production will be diverted to ethanol in the 2019-20 season. This an increase of over the 500,000 tonnes from the previous season.

Dried Fruit, Oats and Coffee: Answers to Your Sugar Questions

January 15, 2020 9:36 am

Got a lot of questions while trying to cut down on sugar? Here are the answers.

How does your body benefit when you cut down on sugar?

January 07, 2020 5:32 pm

There are some apparent signs that show your body is doing better without sugar. Find out what they are.

Women in metro cities have more added sugar than men, reveals survey

January 06, 2020 4:09 pm

Of the women, housewives consumed the highest quantity of sugar, about 21.3 gm per day. Professionals, on the other hand, consumed 15.4 gm per day.

Diet Soda: To drink or not to drink

January 06, 2020 1:48 pm

We spoke to doctors who gave us an insight into what really comprises diet soda, whether it is indeed a 'healthier' alternative, and how much should one consume.

Count on these healthy alternatives to curb sugar cravings this winter

January 05, 2020 5:19 pm

To reduce your sugar cravings, make these healthier alternatives a part of your routine. But don't replace them as a full-fledged munching option.


Why we should think twice before indulging in that chocolate cake

February 17, 2015 2:36 pm

Sugar can be addictive, but its excessive consumption can cause health problems. So, as much as you can, avoid a sugar glut!

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

November 22, 2014 11:48 am

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)

6 ways: How to stop your sugar craving

November 11, 2014 3:08 pm

Experts from the fields of nutrition and fitness say there are ways of reducing sugar craving, reports (Text: IANS)