This Airline Provided Single Banana As Meal For Vegan
In a bizarre incident, an airline served one banana as a meal for a passenger, said to be a vegan. Kris Chari, who was travelling with Jakarta Airlines, from Indonesia-Tokyo, in seven-hour flight, tweeted, "It's a bit insulting to be served a single banana while others are given a far more substantial and flavorful menu." On the menu, non-vegans were given seared tuna, cheese with orange salsa, sandwich, salad, vegan-cheese
Tags: Flight Meal, Banana, jakarta, Vegan Lifestyle, Twitter
Courtesy: Times of India
Depress Man Eats Banana Wrapped In Condom
In a bizarre incident, a depressed man from Lowa consumed bananas wrapped in condoms. The incident was confirmed on January 30, when the 34-year-man suffered serious health hazards and experience severe abdominal pain. The man was discharged three days after the removal of unusual intake and also made it to the medical journals for being the world’s first case of its kind.
Tags: Banana, Condom, Medical Journal, Viral, health issues
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
India To Now Export Banana & Baby Corn To Canada, Receives Market Access
India has received market access to export fresh bananas to Canada with immediate effect. Also, in a month, following a technical update, India will also start exporting baby corn to Canada. The decision has been taken after negotiations were carried out between Agriculture Secretary Manoj Ahuja and Canadian High Commissioner HE Cameron Mackay, on April 7. The move is expected to benefit the Indian farmers abundantly.
Tags: Export, Canada, India, Agriculture, Banana
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India
Popularizing Banana Flour For Livelihood During Pandemic: Karnataka
The lockdown has compelled the banana farmers to sell the fruit at Rs 4-5 per kg or discard it in Karnataka. However, Nayana Anand, a woman from Tumkur has found a unique to revolutionize banana fruit into banana flour. Following the idea, she contacted farm educator Shree Padre who helped gain popularity among farmers. Reportedly, the flour can be used for making dosas and gulab jamun.
Tags: Banana, BANANA FLOUR, Farmers, REVOLUTION, Lockdown, Dosa
Courtesy: The Hindu
Health Expert Explains Benefits Of Under-Ripe, Ripe, Over-Ripe Bananas
Advocating Banana as an instant-energy provider, Ayurvedic practitioner Dr Dixa Bhavsar suggests consuming it after morning workout and as an evening snack is best. About the riping-stage, Dixa says under-ripe bananas contain low-sugar and high-resistant starch and keep a person stay full for long, while riped ones digest quickly. Besides, over-ripe bananas with brown patches have highest antioxidants. However, she strictly asked to avoid… read-more
Tags: Ayurveda, Dr Dixa Bhavsar, Banana, Antioxidants
Eat Banana To Tackle Indigestion Issues: Health Expert
Banana plays an important role in tackling indigestion issues, says Medical Medium's author Anthony William. He says bananas are helpful for nerve function in the digestive tract as they are rich in potassium. Recognised as one of the healthiest fruit, banana has also antiviral, antibacterial and antifungal properties. As for the best kind of bananas that cure indigestion, William says that they "are mostly yellow, have some firmness… read-more
Tags: health care, Lifestyle, Banana, Indigestion
Andhra's Banana Export To Gulf Grows By 40K Metric Tons Since 2016
Andhra Pradesh's export of bananas has skyrocketed as the figures grew from 246 metric tons in 2016-17 to 45,000 metric tons in 2019-20. While Andhra’s growth-engine crop has reached the Gulf countries including UAE, Bahrain and Egypt, the state’s horticulture department cites enhanced value-chain development behind this. Reportedly, adoption of modern agriculture methods like tissue culture cropping, drip irrigation and the Kisan Rail helped… read-more
Tags: Banana, Andhra Pradesh, Export, Gulf Countries, UAE, Egypt
Courtesy: The New Indian Express
High Potassium Level In Banana Helps In Controlling Diarrhea: Health Experts
According to health experts, intake of banana can reduce the severity of diarrhea as it holds high potassium level that smoothens the digestion process. They added bananas are also good source of energy, sugar, and sodium, which are helpful during loose motions. They suggested that the people concerned can take bananas with curd or salt. Moreover, depending on the frequency of loose motions, one can consume it twice or thrice.
Tags: Banana, health care, Digestion, Diarrhea