Maharashtra dairy farmers continue milk agitation for second day on Tuesday

Dairy farmers been holding protests in various parts of the state since Monday demanding a hike milk-procurement prices, seeking a ban on export of milk powder.

Jul 21, 2020, 10:47 AM IST

Here's why your kid should drink more milk

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in 13 US children has a food allergy with milk, eggs, fish, shellfish, wheat, soy, peanuts and tree nuts accounting for the most serious allergic reactions. Because there is no cure and such allergies can be life-threatening, most people eliminate one or more major allergen from their diets.

Dec 22, 2019, 10:09 AM IST

DNA: FSSAI milk study shows adulteration a key concern; Watch analysis

DNA: FSSAI milk study shows adulteration a key concern; Watch analysis. Watch video to know more.

Oct 25, 2019, 22:36 PM IST

Selling chicken, milk from same parlour will hurt religious sentiments: BJP MLA

Madhya Pradesh government's project of selling chicken and milk at one outlet has drawn criticism from the Opposition BJP which has stated that these outlets would hurt the religious sentiments of the people.“We are objecting since cow milk is being sold alongside the chicken. This is hurting the religious sentiment of people. We request the government to look into it. Milk parlours and chicken parlour should be given to two different traders and shops should be opened at some distance from each other,” BJP MLA Rameshwar Sharma told ANI.The state government has started the project to increase the earnings of women from tribal society. The pilot project has been opened in Bhopal's Vaishali Nagar.

Sep 14, 2019, 17:34 PM IST

At Rs 140/litre, milk is costlier than petrol in Pakistan

Interestingly, petrol and diesel prices in Pakistan are lower than that of milk. 

Sep 11, 2019, 12:34 PM IST

Consuming milk at breakfast lowers blood sugar in diabetics

Milk consumed with breakfast cereal reduced blood glucose concentration compared with water, and high dairy protein concentration reduced postprandial blood glucose concentration compared with normal dairy protein concentration. 

Aug 20, 2018, 14:11 PM IST

Mumbai may face massive milk crisis from July 16

Farmers are demanding that the MSP for milk be raised.

Jul 06, 2018, 19:41 PM IST

High intake of dairy products may improve bone health: Study

A new study has revealed that higher intake of dairy products may improve bone mineral density and strengthen the spine.

Apr 06, 2018, 13:15 PM IST

Drink 'grassmilk' to reduce cardiovascular disease risk, suggests study

Daily consumption of grassmilk dairy products could potentially improve health trends, the study noted. 

Mar 01, 2018, 16:46 PM IST

Bacteria in milk associated with risk of rheumatoid arthritis

Humans can contract the bacteria through the consumption of infected milk, beef and produce fertilised by cow manure.

Jan 31, 2018, 17:38 PM IST

Cow's milk-based baby formula not associated with type 1 diabetes in kids

Type 1 diabetes, once known as juvenile diabetes or insulin-dependent diabetes, is a chronic condition in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin.

Jan 03, 2018, 15:49 PM IST

Despite deaths due to hunger, half of India's fruits and vegetables go to waste: Study

The study estimated that the cold chain market in India valued at $167.24 billion in 2016 was projected to reach $234.49 billion by 2020. 

Oct 24, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

Why dairy products low on Iodine matters

The iodine concentration of most alternatives to cows' milk, such as soy and almond milk is very low.

Oct 03, 2017, 17:56 PM IST

Feeding cow's milk to toddlers below one year could prove harmful – Know why

The infants are given cow milk in India as awareness is low among the people especially in rural areas.

Sep 10, 2017, 16:14 PM IST

New dissolvable milk capsules may add taste to your cup of coffee

The capsules not only reduce the consumption of packaging material, they are also easier to use than conventional plastic containers.

Aug 22, 2017, 16:43 PM IST

Didn't know the importance of nutrition when I started playing: Sachin

Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar says that he had no knowledge that how important is nutrition when he started playing and only realised when he lost a game because of lack of nutritional intake.

Jul 15, 2017, 00:12 AM IST

Foodgrains, milk, veggies to be up to 5% cheaper under GST

The government on Thursday said foodgrains, flour, milk, vegetables and fruits will get cheaper by up to 5 percent once the Goods and Services Tax is rolled out.

Jun 08, 2017, 20:12 PM IST

Protesting farmers continue to spill milk down roads in Maharashtra

With the indefinite strike of farmers demanding crop loan waivers and better procurement prices entering its second day on Friday, the farmers continue to spill litres of milk down the road.

Jun 02, 2017, 12:20 PM IST

Maharashtra: Milk spilled on road as farmers go on strike

Two tankers of milk were spilled on the road on Thursday in Shirdi as farmers from several districts went on indefinite strike in Maharashtra.

Jun 01, 2017, 12:53 PM IST

This is why milk is good for your child's growth

Researchers in Stein`s lab conducted a study to calculate protein scores for eight sources of protein, derived from both plants and animals.

Apr 27, 2017, 17:54 PM IST