During the current 2019-20 sugar season, sugar production as on November 15, was 4.85 lakh tonnes as compared to 13.38 lakh tonnes.
20 Nov 2019 4:38 PM
ISMA had made a preliminary estimate of 28.2 million tonnes of sugar production for the 2019-20 marketing year.
05 Nov 2019 6:15 PM
The reimbursement under the scheme would be met on a quarterly basis to sugar mills which would be directly credited into farmers' account.
24 Jul 2019 8:40 PM
India’s exports surged to 3.3 million tonnes from 620,000 tonnes a year earlier.
16 Jul 2019 11:22 AM
Studies reveal that consumption of sugary drinks linked with cancer risk.
12 Jul 2019 9:35 AM
Sugar inventories are likely to rise to 14.7 million tonnes at the beginning of the new season on Oct 1, up 37.4 pc from a year ago.
13 Jun 2019 2:08 PM
The proposal is to extend one kg sugar supplies to additional 16.29 crore beneficiary families, would cost Rs 4,727 crore.
03 Jun 2019 2:49 PM
Added sugar is one of the biggest culprits of excess calories and is also associated with several health risks.
11 May 2019 3:22 PM
The scrip gained 4.29 per cent to Rs 192.85 on the BSE.
09 May 2019 2:34 PM
India’s money-losing sugar mills have run up a record USD 4.38 billion in arrears to 50 million cane farmers.
04 May 2019 1:08 PM
The food ministry has allowed 534 mills to sell a total of 2.1 million tonne (MT) in this month, the order said.
01 May 2019 3:52 PM
Iran is buying the sugar from India to use up the rupees it has received for oil sales to India.
26 Feb 2019 1:01 PM
People consume sugar-sweetened soda more likely to develop chronic kidney disease.
04 Jan 2019 4:19 PM
Sugar-free sweeteners may help cut off sugar but no evidence in losing weight.
03 Jan 2019 5:22 PM
Study found dosage of mannose could block enough glucose to slow tumour growth in mice, but not so much that normal tissues were affected.
23 Nov 2018 4:19 PM
It increases the amount of harmful chemicals in smoke.
28 Oct 2018 3:39 PM
India's sugar output is set to increase further to 35 million tonnes in the next marketing year from 32 million tonnes.
19 Sep 2018 3:12 PM
Carbohydrates are found in foods like fruits, vegetables, breads, Indian bread (chapati), and dairy products, among others.
07 Sep 2018 10:56 AM
Total supplies would be around 45 million tonnes against local demand of 25.5 million tonnes.
06 Sep 2018 8:26 AM
Cuba has seen its industry decline for decades.
29 Jul 2018 11:15 AM