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Would you pay Rs 7.35 CRORE for this photograph?

I t is hard to believe, but it’s true. This ‘photogenic’ potato (at least the photographer Kevin  Abosch thinks so), reportedly sold for $1.08 million (approximately Rs......

Another farmer commits suicide in Bengal; toll reaches 15 in WB

Suicides by farmers hit by non-remunerative price for their potato crop continued with yet another committing suicide on Monday morning, taking the toll to 15 in West Bengal. Ajit Roy, 42, a......

Another farmer suicide in Bengal, toll rises to 8

  A potato farmer allegedly committed suicide at his home at Nagrakata in Jalpaiguri district on Wednesday, making him the first victim of non-remunerative prices for the tuber in north......

32-yr-old farmer commits suicide in Bengal, toll mounts to 7

  One more potato farmer has committed suicide in West Bengal after being unable to repay his agricultural loans despite a bumper crop, taking the toll in the state to seven so far.......

Indians migrated to America in the 18th century!

'We used to say two things are found everywhere: A potato and a Sikh. I think you can substitute Gujarati for the Sikh because Gujaratis are everywhere.'Historian Vinay Lal, author of The Other......

Sowing seeds for fries and profits

Ranju Sarkar reports on how Utkal Tubers is selling potato seeds in new areas and seizing the opportunity to create a Rs 100-crore firm. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images Like many Indian......

Sowing seeds for fries and profits

Ranju Sarkar reports on how Utkal Tubers is selling potato seeds in new areas and seizing the opportunity to create a Rs 100-crore firm. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images Like many Indian......

Inflation dips to 3.39% in Oct as food prices soften

Potato, a daily consumable vegetable, witnessed maximum inflationary pressure at 60.58 per cent In the second consecutive month of decline, wholesale inflation eased to 3.39 per cent in October as......

Inflation hits 23-month high of 3.55% in July

Price of potato, a daily consumable vegetable, rose 58.78 per cent during the month Wholesale inflation soared to a 23-month high of 3.55 per cent in July as vegetables, pulses and sugar turned......

The suicidal potato economy of West Bengal

  Inadequate marketing channels, manipulation by middlemen and absence of support prices make cultivation in the state inherently risky Last December, the weather conditions were apt --......

'I am being used like a potato'

'...in every dish -- be it a comedy, thriller or a love story.''The bhindi costs Rs 60 per kg, but the price of potato remains unchanged.'Subhash K Jha remembers conversations with the legendary......

Films Every Child Should Watch Before They Are 10

Parents have battled to stop their children turning into couch potatoes for decades telling them to "turn that television off!" But now, it seems that letting children watch a DVD can actually be......

Akshay Kumar's magic potato!

Weaskedreaders to send us bloopers that they have spotted in Hindi films.ReaderNarayan Balakrishnanshares with us a blooper that he spotted in the movieChandni Chowk to China.In the film, Akshay......

Great TV shows coming up!

Here's some good news for all you couch potatoes. If you're wondering what will keep you entertained on television post the Indian Premier League, Sony Entertainment Television has got quite......

PIX: Sarika, Satish Kaushik watch Om Puri's last film

Mr Kabaadi is about a rag-picker... Om Puri passed into the ages in January. His final film Mr Kabaadi opens this Friday, and a special screening was held on Wednesday. Mr Kabaadi is written and......

Olympic fever revs up fitness routines

With the 2012 London Olympics just weeks away, weekend warriors, fitness fanatics and couch potatoes alike will soon be inspired to rev up their routines. The fitness industry is gearing up......

Sports Ministry to support Baljit despite outburst

Although stunned by Baljit Singh's allegation that his treatment has been dropped midway like a hot potato, the Sports Ministry on Friday assured that it would continue supporting the hockey player......
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Spinach, wine can reduce the risk of dementia

Here's how you can help prevent dementia. Dementia, which is a symptom of Alzheimer's, is one of the most dangerous and distressing conditions... ...

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Study

Here's another reason to eat fruits, vegetables, whole grains and legumes, as according to scientists, a plant-based diet may help to reduce the... ...

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They may have the solution to India's food wastage problem

YCook can add a year of shelf life to food without the side effects of chemical preservatives. Arnab Dutta meets the innovators. A severely... ...

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The way to Padma Lakshmi's heart

Who can resist good food? Not us for sure!In this series, we bring you the best of celebrity foodgasm moments.Prepare to drool :) Don't miss: How... ...

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Would you like your fruit drink frozen, no sugar?

Coke draws up Rs 11k-cr plan to sell frozen fruits, juices. Firm also considering launching frozen Fanta and Coke. Coca-Cola India is launching a... ...

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