Scientists find protein in coffee with effect like morphine

Researchers at the University of Brasilia (UnB) and Brazil's state-owned agriculture and livestock research company Embrapa have discovered a protein in coffee with effects similar to morphine.

Drinking coffee may reduce skin cancer risk

Drinking four cups of coffee a day can have a protective effect against skin cancer according to a latest study

Coffee may protect against melanoma

Coffee drinkers may face lower risk of melanoma, as a new study has suggested that it may have a protective effect against the skin cancer.

Enjoy date with Mr and Miss India

Dating app Vee has launched a contest that gives its users an opportunity to win a coffee date with Mr.India Prateek Jain and former Miss India Vanya Mishra.

Does coffee have different affect when taken with sugar?

In a new study, scientists have investigated whether the people respond differently to caffeinated drinks that do or do not have sugar.

Why one should not drink coffee from white mug

A new survey has revealed that coffee drunk from a white cup tastes less sweet and more bitter, than drinking from a clear or blue mug.

White cup makes your coffee more intense
White cup makes your coffee more intense

Can the colour of the mug influence the taste of your coffee? Yes, say researchers, suggesting that coffee tastes more intense when served in a white cup.

Drinking 3-5 cups of coffee may reduce Alzheimer's risk by 20 percent

A new study has demonstrated that drinking 3-5 cups of coffee might help in lowering the risk of Alzheimer's disease by up to 20 percent.

Coffee may help combat obesity

A new study has demonstrated that a compound found in coffee may help prevent obesity-related disease.

Filtered coffee keeps diabetes at bay

Regular, moderate consumption of filtered, decaffeinated coffee may decrease an individual's risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, promising research indicates.

Foods that make you smell bad

The way in which we eat food influences our body odour as well as our breath.

Blame your genes for your addiction to coffee

Researchers have found six new genetic variants that determine how humans react to caffeine.

Have a coffee via your smartphone!
Have a coffee via your smartphone!

Smartphones are soon to control every inch of our life, so why not coffee?

Coffee for TV actors: Stress buster, friend connector
Coffee for TV actors: Stress buster, friend connector

On the occasion of International Coffee Day Monday, small-screen actors like Vivian Dsena and Sharad Kelkar talk about their favourite beverage.

Climate change to increase pests in coffee crops: Expert
Climate change to increase pests in coffee crops: Expert

Pests and diseases such as coffee berry borer, coffee rust and leaf spot disease could make a strong comeback due to drastic climate change, a scientist has warned.

More British users shun morning coffee for smartphones

Even before sipping their morning cup of tea or coffee, a third of smartphone users in Britain look at their device within five minutes of waking up, according to a survey by the professional services firm Deloitte.

Coffee genome could lead to better brew, tougher plants
Coffee genome could lead to better brew, tougher plants

An international team of researchers on Thursday released the sequenced genome of coffee, saying it could help improve the flavor of one of the world`s most popular beverages.

Tea reduces non-cardiovascular death risk by almost a quarter

A new study has revealed that drinking tea helps in curbing non-cardiovascular mortality by 24 percent.

Coffee with Rohit Shetty for Ranbir Kapoor
Coffee with Rohit Shetty for Ranbir Kapoor

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New Delhi: The most besotted director-actor duo of Bollywood, Rohit Shetty and Ranbir Kapoor might be planning a movie anytime soon. How do we know?