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.

Bizarre! Haryana farmer claims potatoes, tomatoes growing on same plants

Bizarre! Haryana farmer claims potatoes, tomatoes growing on same plants

The fruits have sour taste and look like tomatoes, Ranbir said, adding that on lifting the plants, potatoes were found in bunches of four to six.

Know how tomatoes can be dangerous for you

Most people are well-versed with the benefits of eating tomatoes. However, many of you might not be aware of the dangers of eating too much of tomatoes.  

Eating tomatoes do flare up gout pain

Researchers from University of Otago have for the first time found a biological basis for the belief that eating tomatoes can cause gout to flare up in some people.

Fake degree case: AAP minister Tomar greeted with rotten eggs, tomatoes, ink, on 'return' to Bhagalpur University

Fake degree case: AAP minister Tomar greeted with rotten eggs, tomatoes, ink, on 'return' to Bhagalpur University

Former Delhi Law Minister Jitender Singh Tomar on Friday had to face ire of student activists of AISA, Rashtriya Lok Samata Party and LJP who threw rotten tomatoes, eggs and ink at him after he was brought to Bihar's Bhagalpur district as part of a probe into his alleged fake degree case.

Bihar: Students throw eggs at Tomar for defaming university

Raising slogan against former Delhi Law Minister Jitender Singh Tomar for defaming name of their university, angry students throw eggs, tomatoes at him and tried to attack him also but Delhi Police managed to rescue him," said a district police official in Bhagalpur, about 200 km from Patna.

Vegetable prices go up due to unseasonal rains

Vegetable prices have gone up due to unseasonal rains in different parts of the country.

Unseasonal rain damages crops across the country

The untimely rain over the past fortnight has played havoc on standing crops in the country.

Organic farming takes root in urban households

'Grow your own food' seems to be the new mantra for a section of the health conscious urban crowd who as budding gardeners are increasingly opting for organic farming.

Foods you should eat every day

Include spinach and tomatoes to your regular diet to work towards the right body frame.

Eat wild tomatoes for better health

Scientists are looking at ways to develop tomatoes that have higher antioxidant traits, just like wild tomatoes that have such properties in abundance.

Consuming fresh avocado with tomatoes or carrots enhances vitamin A absorption

A new study has revealed that consuming a whole fresh avocado with either an orange-colored tomato sauce or raw carrots significantly enhanced provitamin A carotenoid (alpha- and beta-carotene) absorption and conversion of these carotenoids to an active form of vitamin A.

Recipe: Caprese Salad

Recipe: Caprese Salad

The salad lovers just need to follow these simple steps in order to learn the very delicious `caprese salad` recipe.

`Tomato pill` helpful for patients with cardiovascular disease

A new research from the University of Cambridge has revealed that a daily supplement of an extract found in tomatoes may improve the function of blood vessels in patients with cardiovascular disease.

Tomatoes trigger that bad armpit odour!

The key to not turn her off from your body odour as she comes near you may lie in cutting down tomato intake.

Kiwifruit`s DNA reveals similarity to potatoes and tomatoes

A new study that decoded the DNA sequence of the kiwifruit has revealed that it has many genetic similarities between its 39,040 genes and other plant species, including potatoes and tomatoes.

Now, harvest both tomato and potato from the same plant

A hybrid plant, which can produce tomatoes at one end and potatoes at the other, has been launched in the UK.

Hard-hit Spanish town charges fees for tomato fight

Facing a squished budget, the town hosting Spain`s annual tomato-throwing festival, La Tomatina, on Wednesday is charging a fee for the first time.

Now, water purifying technique that uses fruit peels

An Indian-origin scientist has developed the world`s first water purification technique that uses the peels of apples and tomatoes to remove different types of pollutants.

Eating pepper could help prevent Parkinson`s

Eating food, which contains even a small amount of nicotine, like peppers and tomatoes, may help reduce risk of developing Parkinson`s disease, a new study has claimed.