DNA: Air quality deteriorates in various cities post Diwali

Air quality deteriorates in various cities of India after Diwali. The coming two days will be little difficult for the people to breath because of the air pollution post Diwali.

Ceasefire violation continues; no exchange of sweets with Pak at Attari border on Diwali

Srinagar: With Pakistan continuing to violate ceasefire at LoC and International Border, Indian soldiers at the Attari border have decided to skip the age-old tradition of exchanging sweets on Diwali.

When will adulterated sweets stop ruining our festivals?

Be it Diwali or Holi, the news of adulterated sweets reaches every home even before the festive greetings! Today on Taal Thok Ke we raise the issue of these a food items ruining our festivals and causing serious threat to our health. Till when will we have to bear with it?

How to perform adulteration test at home?

Be it Diwali or Holi, the news of adulterated sweets reaches every home even before the festive greetings! Today on Taal Thok Ke we raise the issue of these a food items ruining our festivals and causing serious threat to our health. Till when will we have to bear with it?

Beware of poisonous, adulterated sweets this Diwali

Sweets items prepared from Khoya should be avoided this Diwali as it has high chances to be adulterated, warns Prevention of Food Adulteration department.

Beware of adulterated sweets and other food items this Diwali!

Enjoy sweets and other food items as much as you want this Diwali but beware of the adulteration.

Ganesh Chaturthi special recipe: Sabudana laddoo
Ganesh Chaturthi special recipe: Sabudana laddoo

Ingredients
Sabudana– 1 cup
Cashew nuts – 9-10.
Desiccated Coconut – 1/2 cup
Sugar – 1 cup
Water – 1 cup
Oil – as required
Rose Petals 
Cashews 

Ganesh Chaturthi Special: Modak
Ganesh Chaturthi Special: Modak

Ingredients

For the filling
2 Cup shredded fresh coconut
1/2 Cup mixture of unsalted pistachios and unsalted cashews
1/2 Pinch of cardamom powder
1/2 Cup milk
1 Cup jaggery or sugar

For the outer cover

Lankan Navy offers soft drinks, sweets to Indian fishermen

Indian fishermen trawling near Katchatheevu were in for a big surprise today when Sri Lankan navalmen not only allowed them to fish but also offered them soft drinks and sweets.

Beware! Your sweet tooth may raise your risk of heart attack

Here is some bad news for people who have a sweet tooth and are extremely fond of sugary items.

Sweets help reduce mouth bugs, says new research

Gone are the days when eating sweets was considered bad for our teeth. New research suggests that sweets could reduce the levels of harmful bacteria in the mouth that can lead to tooth decay.

Diwali special: Don’t let that spurious Barfi ruin your joy

Each bite of that mouth-watering barfi and a glass of that sweet coloured milkshake might be adulterated.

No sweets please, requests Kim Kardashian

Socialite and reality TV star Kim Kardashian, who recently gave birth to a girl, has reportedly asked guests to avoid bringing sweets and candies for her in the hospital.

Calories important for body: Expert

Hot and crispy fried snacks, sweets, carbohydrates-rich food and much more should be avoided if you want to keep a check on your weight, but do provide calories to your body, say experts.

India soaks in colour as people celebrate Holi

It was a riot of colours as revellers on Wednesday thronged streets and by-lanes to celebrate Holi with security force personnel along the borders and in Kashmir no less enthusiastic in applying `gulal` and exchanging sweets.

Not just milk, Mother Dairy to sell sweets too

Sensing business potential in making milk-based sweets, Mother Dairy has launched traditional sweets ahead of Diwali.

Bipasha gorging on sweets in Kolkata

Bipasha Basu is enjoying Durga Puja revelries in her hometown here and says that within a few hours of her stay she overstuffed herself with various food items.