Small farmers to sell directly from new 'Kisan Mandi' in Delhi

 Small farmers will soon be able to sell fruits and vegetables directly to bulk consumers like organised retailers, hotels and exporters here after Centre today unveiled an unique 'Kisan Mandi' platform that aims to boost income by eliminating middlemen.

Five-a-day fruits, veggies consumption can be good for mental health too

A new study has revealed that consuming recommended five servings of fruits and vegetables per day may not only be good for people's physical health but is also beneficial for their mental wellbeing.

Bihar kids to get eggs, fruits in mid-day meal

To combat malnourishment, Bihar government plans to include fruits for vegetarian students and eggs in the mid-day meal for around two crore students, state Education Minister Brishen Patel said here Thursday.

Five reasons why one should eat vegetables

Vegetables provides a range of health benefits to the body. They are a good source of nutrition like vitamins, minerals, fiber, and good carbohydrates.

Double your fruits, vegetables intake for super health: Report

Adults worldwide should at least double their current consumption of fruits and vegetables to meet the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) minimum recommendation of five servings (400 grams) per day, emphasises a study.

Five daily portions of fruit, vegetables lower death risk

Add a substantial amount of fruits and vegetables in your diet - at least five portions - and live your life disease free.

Monsoon special recipe: Szechuan shrimp babycorn

Try this fresh shrimp recipe and enjoy the rains.

Mamata Banerjee orders strengthening vigil over market situation: FTO

Expressing concern over rising prices of vegetables, fish and essential commodities, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday directed her officials to keep a strong vigil over the market trend.

Odisha waves market fee on fruits, vegetables

Odisha, one of India`s top vegetable producers, Thursday said it has deregulated fruit and vegetables from local market fees so that these can be available at lower prices to consumers.

Recipe: Vegetarian Minestrone Soup

In this rainy weather, sip the delicious hot `vegetable minestrone soup` by following these simple steps.

Bihar MLA wears garland of fruits, vegetables in protest against inflation

Protesting against rising inflation, an RJD MLA Wednesday stood at the entrance of Bihar Assembly with a garland of onions, potatoes other vegetables and fruits.

Monsoon Special: Foods you should eat!

With our bodies more vulnerable to diseases and infections during the monsoon season, we should take extra care of our eating habits during this time.

Neanderthals ate vegetables too!

Researchers have claimed that Neanderthal diet while heavy on meat, also included plant tissues, such as tubers and nuts.

Recipe: Greek Salad

In this hot and humid weather, what better than having a cool green salad. Try this new `Greek Salad` recipe right now!

Recipe: Noodles Stir-fry

This interesting recipe of `Noodles Stir-fry` will make you crave for more. Learn how to make it at home by following these simple steps.

Recipe: Chinese Vegetable Salad

For the veggie lovers, we have this new and easy-to-make `chinese vegetable salad` recipe. Try it out!

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.