Obesity linked to body`s sugar production

Researchers have suggested that the cause of obesity and insulin resistance may be linked to the fructose a person`s body makes in addition to the fructose they eat.

Sugarcane farmers` interest to be protected: Pawar

Suagrcane production in the country is expected to go up by 16 percent in the current sugar year to 324.9 million tonnes against 277 million tonnes last year.

The bitter pill: Sugar prices may go up, says Pawar

In a bitter development, the government has said that sugar production in the country might reduce significantly, which might send the prices upwards.