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New study says people with type 2 diabetes may not need to avoid potatoes completely
Health

New study says people with type 2 diabetes may not need to avoid potatoes completely

While it is recommended that freshly cooked, boiled or roasted potatoes are best-suited to those with diabetes, eating stale potatoes that have to be reheated should be avoided.

Punjab farmers dump potatoes on road in Mohali, demand remunerative price for crop
India

Punjab farmers dump potatoes on road in Mohali, demand remunerative price for crop

Farmers of Punjab on Tuesday dumped potatoes on a road in Mohali, demanding a remunerative price for their crop.

WPI inflation dips to 3.39% in October as food prices soften
Business

WPI inflation dips to 3.39% in October as food prices soften

verall, the food inflation basket showed moderation with inflation at 4.34 percent in October, as against 5.75 percent in September.

Essential Commodities Act: Govt plans to make hoarding non-bailable offence
Economy

Essential Commodities Act: Govt plans to make hoarding non-bailable offence

On July 4, the Centre had decided to amend the law to make hoarding a non-bailable offence to check food inflation. The decision was taken at a meeting of state food and consumer affairs ministers.<br />

Dip in June inflation could signal economic recovery: India Inc
Economy

Dip in June inflation could signal economic recovery: India Inc

Industry bodies called for implementation of measures announced in the Budget to arrest inflation, saying these would pave the way for a stable inflation regime.<br />

States should act against hoarders, no need to panic about inflation: Jaitley
India

States should act against hoarders, no need to panic about inflation: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said there is "no panic situation" and asked the states to take measures to crackdown on hoarding and black marketing to rein in prices.

Rajnath Singh directs massive crackdown on hoarding of essential commodities
India

Rajnath Singh directs massive crackdown on hoarding of essential commodities

Home Minister Rajnath Singh today directed massive crackdown against hoarding of essential commodities including onion and potatoes in Delhi and asked the administration to take steps to control price rise.

Govt acts to tame inflation; brings potatoes, onions under Essential Commodities Act
Economy

Govt acts to tame inflation; brings potatoes, onions under Essential Commodities Act

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

Govt puts onion, potato under Essential Commodities Act to control price rise
India

Govt puts onion, potato under Essential Commodities Act to control price rise

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

Ban on export of potatoes to continue, says West Bengal govt
Economy

Ban on export of potatoes to continue, says West Bengal govt

"A permission has to be taken (by the traders from state government authorities) before transporting potato to other states," Chief Secretary Sanjay Mitra said.

As India sheds tears over onions, it's potato politics in Odisha
Politics

As India sheds tears over onions, it's potato politics in Odisha

Angry that Mamata Banerjee did not permit potato consignments to cross over into Odisha, traders in Balasore did not allow fish-laden trucks from Andhra Pradesh bound for West Bengal to cross the Odisha border.

First Sachin, now the aloo in biryani. The world is ending.
Life

First Sachin, now the aloo in biryani. The world is ending.

Some of us will remember this week as the week Sachin Tendulkar played his last test in Kolkata. And others will remember it as the week we lost the aloo in our biryani. Both threaten our very notion of civilization.

Health Buzz: Don't ditch that potato, it can reduce blood pressure
Life

Health Buzz: Don't ditch that potato, it can reduce blood pressure

The latest health advisory tells us to eat more potatoes, warns of strokes at a young age, ties abortion to mental health issues, and faster walking speed to a longer life.