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Who owns Rosogolla? West Bengal wins the misthi battle against Odisha

Who owns Rosogolla? West Bengal wins the misthi battle against Odisha

Rosogolla belongs to Bengalis. Period.  

Nov 14, 2017, 14:46 PM IST
Regular consumption of sweets may put you at heart disease risk

Regular consumption of sweets may put you at heart disease risk

The study conducted by researchers showed that healthy men had increased levels of fat in their blood and fat stored in their livers after they consumed a high sugar diet.
 

Oct 05, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

Rain, not GST affects sale of sweets on Bijoya Dashami

Since July 1 this year, sweetmeat shops in Bengal had to bear 5 percent tax on popular sweets like Rosogolla, Sandesh, Jal Bhara, Pantua, Rabri. 

Oct 04, 2017, 10:35 AM IST
Treat yourself to some healthy, sugar-free goodness to satisfy your sweet-tooth cravings!

Treat yourself to some healthy, sugar-free goodness to satisfy your sweet-tooth cravings!

To curb the effect of sugar-based confectioneries, experts have suggested sugar-free treats that are a healthier alternative.

Aug 27, 2017, 09:07 AM IST
This 69-year-old granny of four doesn't even look half her age - Read to know her secret!

This 69-year-old granny of four doesn't even look half her age - Read to know her secret!

It is amazing to see how a grandmother of four has managed to maintain a healthy lifestyle for so many years.

Jun 05, 2017, 17:41 PM IST
This is the reason why you are craving for sweets!

This is the reason why you are craving for sweets!

Scientists have previously shown that hormone growth factor 21 (FGF21) reduces sweets consumption in rodents and primates.

May 03, 2017, 23:29 PM IST

Diwali Special: Seven simple tips for safe and healthy celebrations!

With the festival of lights round the corner, we are all set for celebrations with shopping, making sweets and decorating the house being the top priority. 

Oct 24, 2016, 11:46 AM IST

Armies of India, Pak exchange sweets on LoC on occasion of Eid-ul Zuha

Notwithstanding the bitterness in ties, Armies of India and Pakistan on Tuesday exchanged sweets on the occasion of Eid-ul Zuha at several places on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.

Sep 13, 2016, 21:32 PM IST

Try these simple ways to relieve in-flight ear pain!

Though we all enjoy flight journeys as they are quick and convenient, but it can be painfull as well if you experience pain in the ears especially during takeoffs and landings.

Aug 01, 2016, 11:26 AM IST
Pakistani shopkeeper killed dozens with 'revenge' sweets

Pakistani shopkeeper killed dozens with 'revenge' sweets

The poisoned batch of sweets were bought by a local man who gave them to family and friends celebrating the birth of his grandson. 

May 06, 2016, 16:27 PM IST

Why it's difficult to control sweet cravings

 A habit leaves a lasting mark on specific circuits in the brain, pushing us to feed our cravings, reveals a new study.

Jan 23, 2016, 00:33 AM IST
Bihar's 'luxury tax' on samosas sparks row

Bihar's 'luxury tax' on samosas sparks row

Cosmetics, perfumes and some sweets were also among the "luxury" items to be taxed at 13.5 percent, but the decision to include the much-loved pastry snack was met with bafflement on social media.

Jan 14, 2016, 14:40 PM IST

Nitish govt to impose 13.5% tax on luxury items; sweets, samosa to get costlier

The Nitish Kumar government on Tuesday decided to impose 13.5 per cent tax on luxury items.

Jan 12, 2016, 22:47 PM IST
Samosa, kachauri to get costlier in Bihar

Samosa, kachauri to get costlier in Bihar

13.5 percent tax would be taken on salty items like samosa, kachauri and branded namkin among others.

Jan 12, 2016, 21:48 PM IST

Irish kids having more sex, eating less sweets

A survey of more than 13,500 Irish children, aged eight to 17, found a drop in reported levels of smoking and drunkenness, but an increase in the number of older children who say they've had sex.

Jan 03, 2016, 15:36 PM IST

Novel liver hormone cuts cravings for sweets, alcohol

The hormone is associated with environmental stress such as extreme dietary changes or cold temperature exposure. It is also produced when mammals consume carbohydrates.

Dec 25, 2015, 13:32 PM IST

How sweets can help you stay in shape!

It may appear counterintuitive but including a little bit of sweets in your meal could help you stop gaining unhealthy weight, new research suggests.

Nov 13, 2015, 15:38 PM IST

India, Pakistan forces exchange sweets at Attari border on Diwali

Indian and Pakistani forces at the border here exchanged sweets on the occasion of Diwali.

Nov 11, 2015, 16:03 PM IST

Adulterated sweets flood markets in Uttar Pradesh on Diwali

With the festive season, the demand of sweets is also on high. Zee News brings you the report from Uttar Pradesh where adulterated sweets are selling in high numbers.

Nov 10, 2015, 21:13 PM IST

Diwali Special: Useful tips for a healthier celebrations!

Make sure that you don't stuff yourself with fatty foods, sweets and other fried stuffs.

Nov 10, 2015, 14:40 PM IST