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15 March, 2018 5:48 AM Ketogenic Diet For Weight Loss: 5 Things About The Fat-Friendly Diet You Must Know

Although the health effects of the diet are still being debated, a number of celebrities have been known to depend on it to achieve their respective body goals. "Indians are primarily dependent on grains, lentils, pulses and millets. Our diet is carb-heavy. We usually don't eat meats in high quantity. The diet is not a viable option at all. If you aren't 48

14 March, 2018 7:47 AM Wholesale inflation eases to 7-month low of 2.48 % in February

Inflation based on wholesale prices eased to a seven-month low of 2.48 % in February on cheaper food articles, including vegetables. On the basis of Wholesale Price Index (WPI), inflation was 2.84 % in January and 5.51 % in February 2017. WPI inflation at 2.48 % in February is the lowest in seven months. The previous low level was recorded in July at 1.88 %. According 32

5 March, 2018 12:54 PM Commodities@Moneycontrol: Sugar output surges amid buzz over export duty review

Prices of wheat, sugar, pulses and edible oil moved upward last week after multiple import duty hikes by the government over the past few months. Although these increases in import duty will not be perceived positively by traders and will probably sour India's relations with foreign countries who already have commodities en route to India at the moment 39

28 February, 2018 3:23 PM In Bid To Help Farmers, Centre To Double Purchases Of Oilseeds, Pulses

India is the world's biggest edible oil buyer and frequently imports pulses, or lentils. NEW DELHI: India's cabinet approved on Wednesday doubling state purchases of oilseeds and pulses from farmers, in a bid to boost local output and prevent distressed sales. The amount that state agencies guarantee to buy at pre-set prices will double to Rs 19,000 crore 37

15 February, 2018 8:28 AM WPI inflation eases to 6-month low of 2.84% in January

New Delhi: Inflation based on wholesale prices eased to a six-month low of 2.84 percent in January on cheaper food articles even as vegetable prices continued to rule high. Calculated on the basis of Wholesale Price Index (WPI), the inflation was 3.58 percent in December 2017 and 4.26 percent in January 2017. WPI inflation at 2.84 percent in January 37

5 February, 2018 1:58 AM State may see highest foodgrain production this year

Officials estimate the output at 95.01 lakh tonnes against last year’s 90.59 lakh tonnes The production of foodgrain in Telangana is expected to be the highest since the formation of the State this agriculture year (2017-18) as it is estimated to be about 95.01 lakh tonnes, about five lakh tonnes more than the output achieved last year. Growth in the production 2

1 February, 2018 5:52 PM Crop production on a downward spiral

Rice production falls by 1,12,163 tonnes and is the lowest in the decade The annual production and productivity of most of the principal crops in Kerala, excepting cashew, tea and rubber, have come down in 2016-17, the Economic Review 2017 tabled in the Assembly on Thursday reveals. The drop reflects in the production of rice, pulses, spices, coconut 53

12 January, 2018 1:42 PM Retail inflation rises to 5.21 p.c.; dashes rate cut hopes

Retail inflation crossed the Reserve Bank of India’s comfort level and rose to 5.21 per cent in December on rise in the prices of food items, egg and vegetables, dashing hopes of interest rate cut in the near future. The retail inflation, based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI), was 4.88 per cent in November. In December 2015, it was 3.41 per cent. The Reserve 30

4 December, 2017 6:50 PM NASA fires up Voyager 1 backup thrusters after 37 years

The Voyager team assembled a group of propulsion experts at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, for the job.  Washington: At 13 billion miles from Earth, there's no mechanic shop nearby to get a tune-up. But NASA enginners have successfully fired up a set of "dormant" backup thrusters aboard the Voyager 1 spacecraft -- the farthest 37

8 November, 2017 7:49 PM MSP for kharif crops approved

The Government of India has approved an increase in the Minimum Support Prices (MSPs) for kharif crops of 2017-18 season. Further, to incentivise cultivation of pulses and oilseeds in the country, it has announced a bonus of ₹200 per quintal for toor, urad, moong, groundnut-in-shell and soyabean and a bonus of ₹100 per quintal for sunflower seed, sesamum 43