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Tomatoes at Rs 300 per kg, but Pakistan won't import from India

Tomatoes at Rs 300 per kg, but Pakistan won't import from India

Pakistan will not import tomatoes from India though its price has shot up to Rs 300 per kg in parts of the country, Minister for Food Security Sikandar Hayat Bosan has said, amidst a chill in bilateral ties.

Sep 27, 2017, 08:07 AM IST

Watch: Vegetable sellers deploy gunmen for security of tomatoes in Indore

The prices of tomatoes have increased drastically. After tomatoes were stolen in Mumbai, the vegetable sellers in Indore have deployed security guards with guns to prevent loot of tomatoes.

Jul 23, 2017, 12:13 PM IST
After thieves steal 300 kgs of tomatoes in Mumbai, armed men guard Indore market as vegetable’s price skyrocket

After thieves steal 300 kgs of tomatoes in Mumbai, armed men guard Indore market as vegetable’s price skyrocket

Prices of tomatoes continue to rise across India adding to the distress of common man.

Jul 23, 2017, 00:06 AM IST
Tomatoes have the power to ward off skin cancer risk, say scientists!

Tomatoes have the power to ward off skin cancer risk, say scientists!

Researchers at Ohio State University in the US conducted an experiment on mice through which this conclusion was made.

Jul 14, 2017, 13:32 PM IST

Watch: Tomato prices hiked - Know why!

Watch: Tomato prices hiked - Know why!

Jul 04, 2017, 15:37 PM IST
Consuming  potatoes, tomatoes and cucumber in excess not a good idea – Here's why

Consuming potatoes, tomatoes and cucumber in excess not a good idea – Here's why

Dr Steven Gundry, a heart surgeon and cardiologist from California said that he found a link between memory loss and lectins, which are found in cucumbers, tomatoes, whole grains, soy, grains, peppers, sprouted grains and some dairy products.

May 21, 2017, 21:32 PM IST
Tomato extracts – The new solution to fight stomach cancer?

Tomato extracts – The new solution to fight stomach cancer?

 Researchers analysed whole tomato extracts for their ability to tackle gastric cancer cell lines.

May 15, 2017, 00:24 AM IST
Ripeness of tomatoes can now be checked with new portable device

Ripeness of tomatoes can now be checked with new portable device

Researchers, including those from Polytechnic University of Valencia in Spain, applied the Raman spectrometer to culinary research.

May 10, 2017, 18:45 PM IST
Include these zero-cholesterol foods in your diet for a healthy living!

Include these zero-cholesterol foods in your diet for a healthy living!

Who doesn't want to lead a healthy life? 

Feb 08, 2017, 22:39 PM IST
Scientists say they can make taste of tomatoes better

Scientists say they can make taste of tomatoes better

Now, researchers at University of Florida (UF) in the US have unveiled the lost genes associated with the original flavour.

Jan 27, 2017, 13:49 PM IST
How did potatoes, tomatoes evolve? Let a 52-million-year-old berry fossil explain!

How did potatoes, tomatoes evolve? Let a 52-million-year-old berry fossil explain!

The researchers from Pennsylvania State University in the US examined two fossil lantern fruit collected in an area in Argentina that was temperate rainforest when the plants grew, 52 million years ago.

Jan 08, 2017, 23:03 PM IST

This is why you should eat tomatoes!

We all love to eat tomatoes as they are an implausibly versatile food and a powerhouse of nutritional benefits.

Sep 15, 2016, 23:20 PM IST

Strawberries, Greek yogurt for weight loss - Are you eating them wrong?

Below are a few tips on how you should be eating these foods, considered best for weight loss.

Jul 08, 2016, 13:13 PM IST