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Indore: Vendors deploy armed guards to protect tomatoes

Indore: Vendors deploy armed guards to protect tomatoes

With tomato prices' skyrocketing, it has become important in the whole sale vegetable market of Madhya Pradesh's Indore city, to guard the pricey vegetable. It has been reported that in the wake of soaring tomato prices, cases of theft in the vegetable market of Indore have cropped up and has created tension amongst the sellers.

Note ban has not affected prices of essential items: Ram Vilas Paswan

Note ban has not affected prices of essential items: Ram Vilas Paswan

The note ban decision has not affected the prices of 22 essential commodities, including foodgrains, the Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

Know why tomato juice is good for health!

Know why tomato juice is good for health!

Tomato juice is considered a super food as it contains rich amount of vitamins and minerals in it.

Want to lose belly fat? Eat these foods!

Want to lose belly fat? Eat these foods!

Who doesn't like to lose fats around their waist line? Well, everyone does and might have tried doing every possible things like exercising,gyming and dieting as well to get rid of those extra bulges.  

Onion output scales new record at 21 million tonnes in 2015-16

Onion output scales new record at 21 million tonnes in 2015-16

Country's onion output is estimated to have touched the 21 million tonne mark -- a new record -- in the crop year ended June 2016, the government said Monday.

Pulses, tomato prices remain high

Prices of pulses continued to rule high at up to Rs 200 per kg, while two key vegetables - tomato and potato - stayed costly at up to Rs 80 and Rs 35/kg despite multi-pronged efforts by authorities to check the rise.

Bad weather hit pulses output, rise in vegetable prices a seasonal effect: Ram Vilas Paswan

Bad weather hit pulses output, rise in vegetable prices a seasonal effect: Ram Vilas Paswan

Concerned over rising inflation, food and consumer affairs minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday said that from June to August tomato, potato prices always increase, but this is just temporary.

Watch video: Give your skin a tomato spa this summer with a DIY scrub!

A tomato skin spa is one of the most beneficial treatments you'll probably come across and you'll simply need a few more ingredients to go along with tomatoes to give you that soft and supple skin.

Tomatoes, raw or cooked: Which is healthier?

Lycopene, the red pigment that gives tomatoes their colour, is believed to offer protection against certain types of cancer.

Govt expects tomato prices to cool in coming days

Govt expects tomato prices to cool in coming days

The spike in tomato prices to over Rs 60 per kg due to disrupted supplies from rain-hit South India is "temporary" and rates are expected to ease in coming days, government said Wednesday.

After onions and pulses, tomato prices hit roof; Govt banking on new crops

After onions and pulses, tomato prices hit roof; Govt banking on new crops

Tomato prices have now hit the roof with the rates rising by 50 percent in just about a month to Rs 62 a kg here, even as the government said a moderation was likely soon with new crops.

Rains up tomato price to Rs 130, beans Rs 100/kg in Chennai

In a fallout of over a week's rains, the retail price of tomato has gone up to Rs 130 a kg here and that of beans around Rs 100 per kg as supplies from neighbouring States have drastically dwindled.

Onion Twist: Tomato prices swell 50% at Rs 62 per kg

Onion Twist: Tomato prices swell 50% at Rs 62 per kg

Tomato prices in the national capital have gone up by about 50 percent in the last one month to Rs 62 per kg, due to decline in supplies.

Tomato prices continue to soar, touch Rs 100 per kg in Delhi NCR

The wholesale prices of tomato at Azadpur Mandi are hovering at Rs 45-55 per kg.

No respite from rising prices; tomato prices touch Rs 80 per kg

Tomato prices were seen at Rs 40 per kg a fortnight ago but now it has doubled to Rs 80 per kg.

Tomato prices shoot up to Rs 60 per kg

According to traders at Azadpur Mandi, tomato prices in the wholesale market have risen to Rs 30 per kg from Rs 10 per kg at the start of this month.

Tomato prices soar to Rs 80 per kg

After onion, retail prices of tomatoes have soared up to Rs 80 per kg in the national capital on lower supplies from Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra.

Rising vegetable prices temporary phenomenon: Pawar

Terming rise in vegetable prices as worrisome, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said this is a temporary phenomenon and prices will cool down with improvement in supplies in the coming weeks.

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.