Onions

Indian diner goes on 'naked rampage' after restaurant serves onions in meal; arrested

Indian diner goes on 'naked rampage' after restaurant serves onions in meal; arrested

An Indian-origin man has been arrested in the US after he went on a violent, naked rampage, threatening to shoot staffers at an Indian eatery -- all because the restaurant put onions in his food.

Jun 15, 2017, 10:08 AM IST
Winter special: Simple home remedies for swollen fingers and toes!

Winter special: Simple home remedies for swollen fingers and toes!

Swollen fingers and toes are the most common problem that people face during winter season.

Dec 27, 2016, 13:56 PM IST

Onion compound may help fight ovarian cancer, say researchers

A natural compound isolated from onions may help treat the most common type of ovarian cancer, a new study has claimed.

Oct 23, 2016, 16:36 PM IST
Onion growers in Maharashtra to get Rs 100 per quintal

Onion growers in Maharashtra to get Rs 100 per quintal

In a relief to onion growers in Maharashtra after prices of the crop fell to a record low, the state government on Tuesday decided to provide grant of Rs 100 per quintal to these farmers.

Aug 30, 2016, 17:22 PM IST
Nashik farmer gets 5 paise per kg for onions!

Nashik farmer gets 5 paise per kg for onions!

A farmer from Karanjgaon village in Nashik district has claimed to have got the rate of 5 paise per kg for onions, prompting him to dump his produce of 13 quintals in his field in protest, even as a trader blamed "poor quality" of bulb for the low price.

Aug 25, 2016, 18:46 PM IST
Why chopping onions makes us cry – Watch video!

Why chopping onions makes us cry – Watch video!

This revelation comes from chemist Eric Block, who has written the authoritative book on onions — and other alliums.

Jun 22, 2016, 22:14 PM IST

5 foods that should not be refrigerated at any cost!

Here is a list of 5 food items that should not be kept in the fridge.

May 26, 2016, 13:45 PM IST
Centre buys 2,300 tonnes of onion so far to build buffer

Centre buys 2,300 tonnes of onion so far to build buffer

The Centre has procured 2,300 tonnes of onions directly from farmers this year so far to build buffer stock to be utilised for market intervention in the event of price rise during a lean season.

May 04, 2016, 19:12 PM IST
Onion prices fall to 2-year low of Rs 7/kg at wholesale market

Onion prices fall to 2-year low of Rs 7/kg at wholesale market

The prices of the kitchen staple have fallen by more than 83 percent from Rs 41.30 per kg in September last.

 

Feb 11, 2016, 18:45 PM IST
Easy trick to chop onions – Watch video

Easy trick to chop onions – Watch video

Here’s a video that will show you an easy method to finely chop onions.

Feb 08, 2016, 10:24 AM IST

Cauliflower, potatoes, onions cut stomach cancer risk

You may want to start eating large amounts of white vegetables as scientists have found that they keep stomach cancer risk at bay.

Nov 30, 2015, 00:25 AM IST

MMTC invites bids for sale of 1,000 tonnes imported onions

State-run MMTC has imported onions from China and Egypt to boost domestic supply and check rising prices.

Oct 16, 2015, 18:43 PM IST
Govt reviews price situation of pulses, onion

Govt reviews price situation of pulses, onion

Pulses prices in most retail markets have risen by up to 75 percent in the last one year due to fall in domestic output in 2014-15 crop year (July-June).

Oct 09, 2015, 20:18 PM IST
250 tonnes of imported onion reach India, prices may cool

250 tonnes of imported onion reach India, prices may cool

Prices of both pulses and onions rose unabated last month or so due to a fall in domestic production.

Oct 06, 2015, 17:57 PM IST

Has Kejriwal govt been looting people of Delhi in the name of onions?

According to an RTI, the Kejriwal government has been deceiving the people of Delhi on account of subsidizing onion prices.

Sep 20, 2015, 17:47 PM IST

MP: Congress distributes free onions, pulses

The Madhya Pradesh unit of the Congress on Friday distributed free onions and pulses here to mark its protest against their soaring prices.

Aug 28, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

Onion prices to touch Rs 100 per kg soon?

Despite the government increasing the minimum export price (MEP) and allowing imports to raise domestic supply, the onion prices are showing no sign of cooling off.

Aug 24, 2015, 12:37 PM IST

Believe it nor not! 700 kg onions worth Rs 50,000 stolen in Mumbai

As onion prices hit the roof, robbers targeted a shop in suburban Mumbai and fled with 700 kg of kitchen staple worth about Rs 50,000, leaving the shocked owner in tears.

Aug 24, 2015, 12:01 PM IST

Onions making you cry? Govt wants you to try paste & powder!

Wholesale prices of onion, which is widely used in Indian households, have risen to close to Rs 60 per kg while it is already selling around Rs 80 per kg in retail markets.

Aug 23, 2015, 13:07 PM IST

Onion prices at an all time high

The price of onions is at its highest in two years.

Aug 21, 2015, 18:01 PM IST