Our love for honey dates back to Stone Age
Our love for honey dates back to Stone Age

 The study involved large scale investigation of sites across Europe, the Near East and Northern Africa.

Include honey in your diet for healthy living!

Honey has been long considered as one of the healthiest foods across the globe. The healthy sweetner in honey offers many nutritional benefits depending on its variety.

Ten health benefits of Honey!

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Top 6 homemade face packs for glowing skin

Top 6 homemade face packs for glowing skin

Apricot tarts with honey cream
Apricot tarts with honey cream


1 1/2 x 200g packets shortbread biscuits

3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon

100g butter, melted

1 1/2 cups thickened cream

2 tablespoons honey

4 large (400g) fresh apricots, each cut into 6 wedges

Recipe: Honeyed winter salad
Recipe: Honeyed winter salad


1 butternut squash, cut into thin wedges

2 red onions, halved and cut into wedges

4 parsnips, cut into wedges

3 tbsp olive oil (try garlic or basil infused)

1-2 tbsp clear honey

Fresh honey could provide alternative to antibiotics

At a time when antibiotic resistance is increasing, researchers have found that lactic acid bacteria found in fresh honey could offer a possible alternative to antibiotics.

How honey helps fight antibiotic resistance

Our grandmothers have extolled the medicinal virtues of honey, for everything from cold and sore throats to colitis and even diabetes.

16 Indians arrested in Nepal for selling spurious honey

Nepal police on Saturday claimed they had busted a group involved in making spurious honey by arresting 16 Indian nationals.

Believe it or not food facts

It`s easy to be a foodie, but it is vital to know certain facts attached to food items.

Benefits of honey for skin care in winters

Honey has been hailed as a moisturiser and antiseptic for skin as it is a natural antibacterial, making it great for acne treatment and prevention.

Eight effective home remedies for Asthma

Asthma is the number one cause of chronic illness in kids, affecting more than 5.5 million children. Researchers and scientists across the world are engaged in discovering effective treatments for Asthma. But other than that, there are a number of home remedies you can try to ward off attacks and alleviate symptoms.

Diwali: 3 easy tips to protect your hair from smoke, pollution

Diwali brings lot of smoke and pollution, thanks to crackers but an expert suggests that coconut, honey and less use of hair styling products can make hair strong during such occassions.

Honey, the skin saviour

Honey is seen as an ideal natural ingredient to do away with skin dryness and there is more to this sweet kitchen ingredient.

Excessive consumption of cola or honey can cause unusual fainting

Drinking excessive amounts of cola and eating honey made from the pollen of Rhododendrons can cause unusual syncope (fainting) and symptoms of arrhythmia, a new study has found.

Cure acne without elaborate face packs

Face packs made from a concoction of natural ingredients can clear off acne from your face. Single ingredients like unprocessed honey, toothpaste and vinegar can also do the job well.

Honey to the rescue of people in Maoist-hit district in Jharkhand

Overcoming fear for Maoists, people in the extremist-hit Latehar district are now looking up to the administration for support in enhancing their income through honey extraction.

Tea, honey may help combat resistant superbug

Tea contains compounds called polyphenols that have health benefits including their ability to kill micro-organisms.

Honey eases cough symptoms in kids

Giving a teaspoon of honey to a child with a cough before they go to bed can ease their symptoms and help them sleep more soundly.