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India to surpass Brazil as top sugar producer, eyes bigger export share

Total supplies would be around 45 million tonnes against local demand of 25.5 million tonnes.

06 Sep 2018 8:26 AM

Cuba to study whether climate change is hurting sugar harvests

Cuba has seen its industry decline for decades.

29 Jul 2018 11:15 AM

Gluten-free kids' foods loaded with sugar

Grocery store shelves are now overflowing with gluten-free foods that are just as junky as their gluten containing counterparts.

24 Jul 2018 2:31 PM

World sugar exporters ask India, Pakistan, EU to cut subsidies

World sugar price has dropped to a level below the cost of production of even the most efficient producers in the world.

20 Jul 2018 9:02 AM

Sugar stockpile to double on record output: ISMA

India has so far contracted to export 2,75,000 tonnes sugar from its record production of 32.25 million tonnes.

18 Jul 2018 8:22 AM


4 foods that can cause cancer revealed

We take a look at 4 otherwise innocent looking food items that can cause cancer

29 Jun 2018 4:30 PM

Workplace foods may lead to unhealthy eating

Employers may also want to consider healthy meeting policies to encourage healthy food options at meetings.

12 Jun 2018 5:15 PM

Know your sugar substitutes: Aspartame, sucralose, saccharin and stevia

The harmful health effects of sugar has led scientists around the globe to scout for sugar substitutes.

06 Jun 2018 3:10 PM

WHO diseases panel split on soft drink sugar tax to cut obesity

The panel said that its 21 members represented “rich and diverse views”, but that some views were “conflicting”.

01 Jun 2018 8:30 PM

Sweet tooth? Brain-tinkering study makes sugar taste vile

It would be like taking a bite of your favourite chocolate cake but not deriving any enjoyment from doing so.

31 May 2018 12:35 PM


Kindergartner finds bag of cocaine in classmate's backpack

A teacher saw her with the bag and, suspecting it was drugs, took it away. The school then alerted authorities.

17 May 2018 6:36 PM

Some calories can do a lot more harm than others, new study reveals

The paper reviewed the significant challenges involved in conducting and interpreting nutrition research.

16 May 2018 12:08 PM

Nestle to cut more sugar and salt in its products

Nestle and its rivals are under pressure from a shift in consumer preferences towards healthier food and away from processed products.

16 May 2018 9:28 AM

Pak sugar row raises Cong hackles

Sakuma Exports Limited has exported chocolates to Pakistan and imported some 20,000 tonnes of sugar under the barter system.

15 May 2018 1:59 AM

Study finds eating fast food linked to infertility in women

Women who rarely or never ate fast food have 8 pc risk of infertility, while those who do have double the risk.

10 May 2018 8:49 AM


Western diets: Blessings in disguise, new study claims

Here is what a new study has found.

27 Apr 2018 3:42 PM

Study finds artificial sweeteners linked to diabetes, obesity

Research found that sugar replacements could also cause health changes that were linked with diabetes and obesity.

23 Apr 2018 7:54 AM

Study finds high-sugar diet in children tied to lower cognitive development

Study also found children whose mothers ate large amounts of processed foods and drank sugary sodas during pregnancy scored lower on tests.

21 Apr 2018 12:46 PM

Revealed! Why sugar, alcohol make us thirsty

UT Southwestern researchers made the discovery.

13 Apr 2018 12:26 PM

Study finds chocolate production may be harming environment

Study finds it takes around 1,000 litres of water to produce just one chocolate bar.

03 Apr 2018 11:05 AM