Price Hike

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Fuel Price Hike Affects Essential Commodities; Fruits, Vegetables Now Expensive

As per reports, the hike in prices of fuel has led to skyrocketing prices of essential commodities; fruits and vegetables across the metro cities in India. “The regular increase in fuel prices directly impacts the vendors and buyers. The prices of the fruits and vegetables have gone up,” said a vegetable vendor. Notably, the prices of tomatoe, chilie, radish, pumpkin, and gourds are seeing record highs.

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 - 07:46 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, business, Price Hike, veggies, Fruits

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Hussam Saraf World Record

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World Record: Man Grafts 10 Different Fruits In Single Tree

Hussam Saraf made a world record by bearing the most types of fruits in a single tree. The tree appears to be the result of a decade's effort. Reportedly, the tree bears 10 different fruits, namely, almond, peach, plum, apricot, cherry and more. Previously, the record was held by Luis H Carrasco. "The previous record was five fruits grafted onto one tree, so I decided to graft 10." said Saraf.

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 - 09:58 AM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Guinness World Records, Fruits, Trees, Rare Trees, Human Interest stories

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Better Results If Fruits Are Eaten In First Half Of Day: Nutritionist

Nutritionist Karishma Chawla says that one needs to be careful about how and when to consume fruits and juices to manage blood sugar levels. To avoid insulin spike, Karishma recommends consuming whole fruits rather than juice in the first half of the day. Meanwhile, juices can be consumed post rigorous workouts. Besides, she suggests avoiding fruits after meals citing indigestion and limiting high sugary fruits to twice a week.

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 04:14 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Nutritionist, Karishma Chawla, Fruits, Insulin, blood sugar

Courtesy: The Indian Express

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Makhana, Murmura Among Healthy Snacks To Satisfy Late-night Hunger Pangs

While late-night snack cravings are hard to suppress, satisfying them with tasty and healthy snacks is key to an uninterrupted weight loss journey. Roasted foxnuts or Makhana are excellent late-night fixes. Just dry roasted Makhana for enough to satisfy one's sudden hunger. Besides, baked/roasted Ragi chips or roasted rice puffs or murmura complemented with seasonings and peanuts are also tasty yet healthy options.… read-more

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 02:45 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: healthy, snacks, Weight Loss, Late Night, Fruits

Kisan Rail

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Selected Fruits and Vegetables Granted 50% Subsidy in Kisan Rails

Food Processing and Railways Ministries have together decided to grant a 50% subsidy for transporting selected fruits and vegetables in the Kisan Rail, with immediate effect. Reportedly, the Ministry of Food processing industries will bear the cost of the subsidization. The financial aid was granted under the ministry's 'Operation Green- TOP to Total' scheme. As per the notification, fruits which were awarded subsidy include Mango, Banana,… read-more

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 03:05 PM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: Agriculture, Fruits, vegetables, KISAN RAIL, Subsidy

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