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Tomato turns costly on tight supply; prices soar to Rs 72 per kg in metros

At present, harvesting is underway in key growing states of Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka

13 Oct 2021 12:22 PM

Thousands hurl tomatoes in Spanish food fight

The Tomatina is said to have originated from a spontaneous bust-up amongst villagers in 1945.

29 Aug 2018 8:22 PM

Certain types of tomatoes and strawberries can cause allergy

Here is what a new study has found.

15 Jul 2018 10:06 AM

German shoppers sample burgers made of buffalo worms

One passerby who tried one of the burgers, Manfred Roedder, said he believed they were a good alternative to meat.

28 Apr 2018 5:33 PM

Costly tomato: Mandis to be inspected daily

Prices of tomatoes have soared to around Rs 100 per kg in retail markets of the city, while onion prices have risen to Rs 27 per kg.

02 Aug 2017 2:13 AM


Pricey tomatoes going off household menus

The monsoon has not only affected the traffic jams in the city but also hampered the production of tomatoes in various regions.

27 Jul 2017 2:25 AM

Eating tomatoes linked to lowering skin cancer in men

Researchers say dietary carotenoids, pigmenting compounds that give tomatoes their color, may protect skin against UV light damage.

14 Jul 2017 8:27 AM

Tomato extracts may help cure stomach cancer

Treatment with the whole tomato extracts affected key processes within the cells hindering their migration ability.

14 May 2017 7:00 PM

Signatures from around the world

Take the most delectable ingredients, add culinary flair, and swirl a wand of global inspiration to make these easy to rustle recipes.

25 Feb 2017 12:01 AM