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No more waiting at petrol pumps: Beer to power our cars in future

The researchers have been working for several years to develop technology that will convert widely-available ethanol into butanol.

Dec 07, 2017, 13:43 PM IST

Do you know why beer makes you feel good? - Here's the answer

Some foods make us feel good, which is why we cannot stop eating when we have had enough.

Sep 28, 2017, 13:16 PM IST

Australian brewer to launch 'fossil beer'

In 2014, the island made international headlines when "alien-looking" fossils from 500 million years ago were uncovered.

Sep 22, 2017, 12:00 PM IST

Too much beer, hot dogs may up colon cancer risk: Study

Other factors found to increase colorectal cancer include eating high amounts of red meat (above 500 grammes a week), such as beef or pork; and being overweight or obese, researchers said.

Sep 08, 2017, 17:03 PM IST

Get your creative juices flowing with a pint of beer, say scientists!

Alcohol helps remove parameters which surround a problem, allowing more creative thought, researchers said.

Aug 10, 2017, 16:06 PM IST

International Beer Day 2017: Five surprising health benefits of drinking beer!

Every year, the first Friday of August is celebrated as the International Beer Day throughout the world.

Aug 04, 2017, 14:07 PM IST

Beer inspired from achaeological artifacts with a flavour of ancient China developed!

Researchers from the museum and Off Color Brewing – Chicago Brewery – were inspired by the fruits incorporated in making certain Chinese alcohols as well as the mold saccharification of rice.

Jul 23, 2017, 15:16 PM IST

This probiotic beer uplifts immunity, enhances gut health

The new beer created by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS), incorporates the probiotic strain Lactobacillus paracasei L26, which was first isolated from human intestines and has the ability to neutralise toxins and viruses, as well as regulate the immune system.

Jun 29, 2017, 13:58 PM IST

Gluten intolerance taking away the pleasures of drinking beer? Researchers have found a way out!

Currently, no medicinal treatment is available, and the only option is to follow a strict, gluten-free diet. 

Jun 15, 2017, 15:54 PM IST

Noida residents consumed liquor worth over Rs 865 crore in 2016-17

Residents of Noida consumed more beer and liquor, especially the high-end foreign made variety, in the last financial year as compared to the previous year.

Jun 14, 2017, 22:08 PM IST

Forget paracetamol, beer may be a better painkiller!

The findings suggest that alcohol is an effective analgesic that delivers clinically-relevant reductions in ratings of pain intensity, researchers said.

May 01, 2017, 23:52 PM IST

Aussie scientists crack barley's genetic code benefitting healthier beer

Burton from the University of Adelaide said cracking barley`s genetic code was a "major achievement" which could lead to healthier beers and lower beer production costs.

Apr 27, 2017, 14:27 PM IST

Scientists decode taste of lager beer from World War I era

Uncovered in 2015 during the reconstruction of an old brewery in Czech Republic, the three lager beers apparently were produced during the World War I era and stored in a large cold cellar at the brewery where they remained to gather dust.

Mar 30, 2017, 12:16 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh cops caught consuming alcohol on duty in Etawah - Watch

The drunk cops were shouldered with the responsibility of looking after a religious procession near the Vitholi Police Station on the first day of Navratri.

Mar 29, 2017, 17:12 PM IST

Etawah: UP cops caught drunk while on duty

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Mar 29, 2017, 12:51 PM IST

Goa Budget: Beer, petrol to become costlier

Beer and petrol will soon cost more in Goa, even as Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar in his Budget presented on Friday, promised to make the state garbage-free by 2020, while creating 4,000 jobs annually in the IT sector and linking Aadhar card to all social welfare schemes.

Mar 24, 2017, 18:09 PM IST

Scientists recreate 5,000-year-old Chinese beer recipe

Researchers discovered the ancient recipe by studying the residue on the inner walls of pottery vessels found in an excavated site in northeast China.

Feb 10, 2017, 17:46 PM IST

Dry Bihar won't renew licences of beer, IMFL units

There are three beer factories, 12 IMFL factories and six factories manufacturing ethanol in Bihar.

Jan 17, 2017, 22:49 PM IST

Remember Bob Hawke, the former Aussie PM who skolled beer during India series! He's done it again — WATCH

Then, in January 2012, the former former Prime Minister of Australia Bob Hawke made headlines for skolling a beer at an Australia-India Test match at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Jan 05, 2017, 17:01 PM IST

Oldest beer from 220-year-old shipwreck recreated

The world's oldest beer - recovered from a 220-year-old trading ship that had sunk on its way from India to Australia - has been recreated by scientists using yeast of the 18th-century brew.

Nov 13, 2016, 14:51 PM IST