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.

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.

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.

Diwali Special: Useful tips for a healthier celebrations!

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

After exchange of fire, India, Pak troops exchange sweets on Eid-ul Azha

The Line of Control (LoC) and International Border, which have been witnessing exchange of gunfire for the last several months, on Friday saw the troops of the two countries exchanging sweets and pleasantries, thanks to the festival of Eid-ul Azha.

India, Pakistan border guards exchange sweets at border

After the tension between the two sides in the past one year, border security guards of India and Pakistan exchanged sweets at the international border gates here on Friday to celebrate the Eid.

Top 5 attractions of Teej
Top 5 attractions of Teej

Hindu festival of Teej falls in the season of monsoon and fills the air with freshness and festivity. Significantly, Teej is celebrated by women fasting and praying to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati to seek blessings. This monsoon festival brings joy and happiness.

Is your food really 'chemical-free'?

 Are you obsessed with detox food products that are supposedly free from chemicals? Well, there is no such thing as a "chemical free" food, shows a research.

Border guards of India, Bangladesh exchange sweets on Eid

The Border Security Force (BSF) and Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) on Saturday exchanged sweets on the occasion of Eid, an official said.

Eid: Pak refuses to accept sweets offered by India at Wagah border

With ceasefire violations increasing tensions between India and Pakistan along the Line of Control and International Border, the Pakistan Rangers on Saturday refused to accept sweets from Border Security Force (BSF) officials on the occasion of Eid at the border checkpost at Wagah in Punjab.

Recipe: Jalebi
Recipe: Jalebi


2 cups self raising flour

1/2 tsp baking powder

1 cup yogurt

Vegetable or sunflower cooking oil for deep frying

1 cup sugar

Few strands saffron

1/4 tsp cardamom powder

2 drops orange food colour

How to conquer those sugar cravings

What can be almost as strong, if not even stronger than hunger pangs, is sugar craving. One goes almost berserk when it strikes and one is willing to throw all dietary discipline out of the window for the sake of those sweet treats. 

Beware of adulterated sweets and toxic colours this Holi!

Beware of adulterated sweets and toxic colours this Holi!

Holi in Brij celebrated by throwing ladoos, jalebi

Special rituals the people of Brij, Uttar Pradesh follow while celebrating the festival of colours, Holi.

Swap sweets for berries to cut down weight

Munching on berries instead of sweets can help you lose weight, says a new research.

Sweets distributed outside Kiran Bedi's residence
Sweets distributed outside Kiran Bedi's residence

Ahead of the declaration of results, sweets were distributed outside the residence of BJP's CM candidate Kiran Bedi on Tuesday.

Republic Day sweets render 35 Odisha students ill

As many as 35 students of an Odisha school had to be hospitalised as they fell ill after eating contaminated sweets on the occasion of 66th Republic Day celebrations.

BSF officials exchange sweets with their counterparts in Indo-Bangla border

On the occasion of the 66th Republic Day celebration, troops of the Border Security Force (BSF), stationed along the India-Bangladesh border at Akhaura exchanged sweets with their Bangladeshi counterpart here.

Stress triggers desire to indulge in rewards

Stressed people go to great lengths to satisfy their desire to indulge, such as running to a departmental store at midnight just to have a drink or sweets, shows a study.