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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......

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 --......

Potato prices slump on massive stock arrivals

Current harvest being hastily dumped in the market as unseasonal rain has spoilt crop Potato prices have declined up to 25 per cent so far this month, due to a surge in arrivals as worried farmers......

Govt puts stock limits on onion, potato to check prices

Cracking down further on hoarding, the Centre on Wednesday put onion and potato under purview of the Essential Commodities Act and imposed stock holding limits in a bid to improve availability......

'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......

The Age Of The Couch Potato

True Believers,Welcome to my sometimes silly, sometimes sordid world. This is a column where I launch into absolutely whatever, keeping it nice and sporadic and talking about anything under the......

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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EATABLES HIGH IN FAT, SALT, SUGAR SET TO GET 'JUNK FOOD' LABEL SOON

NEW DELHI, Jan. 21 -- A packet of popular branded potato chips might soon have a "junk food" label on it as the country's food regulator wants to... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/EATABLES-HIGH-IN-FAT%2C-SALT%2C-SUGAR-SET-TO-GET--JUNK-FOOD--LABEL-SOON/18437377
White House prepared for Donald Trump with military precision

New York, Jan 19: The minute after Donald Trump is sworn-in as the US President, an army of federal workers will swing into action at the White... ...

http://www.oneindia.com/international/white-house-prepared-donald-trump-with-military-precision-2323354.html
This man lost 15kg for effective campaigning

IBBAN (Kapurthala): Different candidates have different ways of preparing for campaigning ahead of a tough election. Punjab's richest candidate in... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/elections/assembly-elections/punjab/news/sugar-baron-loses-15kg-for-effective-campaigning/articleshow/56696431.cms
Surviving the fast food times

Rohini Diniz Fast foods are a growing component of our diets and over the last few years there has been a dramatic increase in its consumption and... ...

http://www.navhindtimes.in/surviving-the-fast-food-times/
Taking foodies back in time

If you have a fondness for the original and authentic, and wish to eat the wholesome, flavoured food our parents and grandparents ate, Taj Vivanta... ...

http://www.navhindtimes.in/taking-foodies-back-in-time/

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