20% risk of prostate cancer reduces by tomato-rich diet: Study

Zee Media Bureau

Washington: The risk of developing prostate cancer can lower to 18 percent in those men who take over 10 portions of tomatoes in a week, says a new study.

Recipe: Tomato quiche

Check out this easy-to-cook quiche recipe

Vadodara hosts tomato fight fest, locals fume over `wastage`

Youths here on Sunday celebrated `La Tomatina` to mark the Friendship Day, perhaps unmindful of the fact that price of the commodity has soared to Rs 100 per kg in markets.

No shortage of onions, potatoes, tomatoes in Delhi: Govt

There is no shortage of onions, potatoes and tomatoes in Delhi and the current stock of these items in the national capital is higher than what it was in the corresponding period last year, Delhi government claimed on Sunday.

Four tomatoes a day may reduce kidney cancer risk: Study

Love tomatoes? You have more reasons to relish them as a tomato-rich diet may lower kidney cancer risk, especially in case of women.

Recipe: Brinjal Chicken

Easy to make yummy lunch.

How tweaking `hybrid vigor` gene generates higher tomato crop yields

Researchers have determined a way to produce more tomato fruit without sacrificing that unique and necessary bushy plant shape.

Diet rich in tomatoes may cut breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women

A new study has revealed that a diet rich in tomato may help protect at-risk postmenopausal women from breast cancer.

Eating soy and tomato may help prevent prostate cancer

Tomatoes and soy foods may be more effective in preventing prostate cancer when they are eaten together than when either is eaten alone, according to a new study.

Soy-tomato combo may help prevent prostate cancer

Tomatoes and soy foods, when eaten together, could be more effective in preventing prostate cancer than when either of them is eaten alone, a study has claimed.

Bulgarian throws tomato at Parliament, faces jail

A perennial Bulgarian dissident faces up to two years behind bars for throwing a tomato at the Parliament building in protest against rampant corruption.

Gene behind tomato`s colour, taste decoded

Researchers decoded a gene that governs the level of sugar, carbohydrates and carotenoids in tomatoes.

`Tweaked` tomatoes could be `juicier and tastier`

The tomato genome sequence includes both the domesticated type and its wild ancestor, Solanum pimpinellifolium

Onion, tomato prices steady; garlic dearer in Mumbai

Onion prices held steady at Rs 40-50 a kg in the retail markets.

After onion, tomato prices goes through roof

The government on Thursday said it will look into spiralling prices of tomato but made it clear that its exports are insignificant to impact domestic prices.

Want to keep osteoporosis at bay?

Drink two glasses of tomato juice daily, for a new study says that the fruit strengthens bones.

Want to keep osteoporosis at bay?

Drink two glasses of tomato juice daily, for a new study says that the fruit strengthens bones.

Twisting a tomato gene can increase yield by 60%

Tomatoes can be made sweeter
by tweaking a gene that can also increase its yield by 60 per
cent, a new study has found.

Tomato could replace aspirin to fight heart disease

An extract from tomato seeds has been found to be a potential alternative to aspirin in preventing heart attacks and strokes.

Tomato could replace aspirin to fight heart disease

An extract from tomato seeds has been found to be a potential alternative to aspirin in preventing heart attacks and strokes.