13 August, 2017 10:35 AM What's the Difference Between Vegan and Vegetarian?
A vegetarian is someone who does not eat meat or consume any kind of animal product. They exclude meat, poultry and even seafood from their diet, however they may go on to consume dairy products such as milk and eggs. Likewise, vegans avoid meat, poultry and seafood but they take a little step ahead by not consuming milk, eggs, honey or any product/by-product 85
8 August, 2017 1:16 PM 2 Vegetarian Diet Plans that will Help You Shred those Extra Kilos!
Losing weight is a strenuous task and so is to switch to a healthy diet and lifestyle. Considering many of us have turned to vegetarianism, it sure has brought changes to the way we eat food. Incorporating more plant-based foods into your diet is definitely a good way to stay healthy and fit. Vegetables, fruits and whole grains are excellent sources 58
7 August, 2017 6:32 PM Use of poisonous fish berry depleting catch
Illegal fishing method being practised in Paravur Lake and mangroves Traditional fishermen near Paravur Lake at Kurumandal in Kollam district are a worried lot. Fish catch has been depleting of late, they say, attributing it to an illegal fishing method being practised upstream and in mangroves: the use of the poisonous fish berry, locally called nanju 47
2 August, 2017 9:13 AM RBI cuts Repo Rate by 25 bps: Full text of third bi-monthly monetary policy, 2017-18
1. Reduce the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) by 25 basis points from 6.25 per cent to 6.0 per cent with immediate effect. Consequently, the reverse repo rate under the LAF stands adjusted to 5.75 per cent, and the marginal standing facility (MSF) rate and the Bank Rate to 6.25 per cent. The decision of the MPC is consistent 86
21 July, 2017 6:57 AM 'Antibiotic overuse in poultry making humans drug-resistant'
Overuse of antibiotics for growth promotion in poultry is leading to development of drug resistance in humans, scientists have warned. Researchers from the US based Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy (CDDEP) collected samples from 530 birds in 18 poultry farms in Punjab and tested them for resistance to a range of antibiotic medications 158
14 July, 2017 7:06 AM WPI inflation eases to 0.9% y/y in June
NEW DELHI: Lower inflation in food articles, manufacturing and fuel cooled India's wholesale inflation to 0.9% in June from 2.17% in May. Wholesale price inflation had declined 0.09 % in June last year, data released by the commerce and industry ministry showed on Friday. Food inflation fell 3.47% compared with 2.27% fall in May. Inflation in pulses 65
3 July, 2017 5:23 AM GST flash sale on D-Street: Go & grab some of these 15 stocks now
NEW DELHI: GST or goods and services tax may have kicked in some bit of chaos, confusion and uncertainty in industry and services sectors, but financial markets have taken it in their stride and are seeking to build in the long-term gains of the tax overhaul in asset prices. Analysts say the tax regime will be positive for the listed companies across 58
2 July, 2017 12:13 AM Byculla jailer, five guards accused of killing inmate held
MUMBAI: The city crime branch on Saturday arrested all six jail personnel accused of killing a murder convict, Manjula Shetye, inside the Byculla women's prison on June 23. While guard Bindu Naikode (33) was arrested in the morning, the others - jailer Manisha Pokharkar and guards Waseema Shaikh, Sheetal Shegaokar, Surekha Gudve and Aarti Shingane - were picked 75
1 July, 2017 7:19 PM Byculla jail inmates death: All six accused arrested
Mumbai, Jul 1 (PTI) The crime branch of the Mumbai Police today arrested all the six accused in the death of Byculla prison inmate Manju Shette. Those arrested have been identified as Manisha Pokharkar, Wasima Shaikh, Shital Shegokar, Surekha Gulve, Aarti Shingne and Bindu Naikde, a senior crime branch official told PTI. Police had registered a case of murder 184
30 June, 2017 1:34 PM 80% items in GST within 18% rate; to benefit honest people
NEW DELHI: The landmark Goods and Services Tax+ will not alter the prices of essentials+ and daily use items like salt and soaps as they have either been exempt or tax on them has been kept at the current level. Unbranded food staples including vegetables, milk, eggs and flour will be exempt from GST along with health and education services. Tea, edible 76