Education | Edited by Anisha Singh | Thursday March 23, 2017
The George Institute for Global Health will soon launch a pilot programme involving 15,000 school children in India to educated them about the harmful effects of high salt intake. The programme will be an extension of National Salt Reducation Programme of the institute.
NDTV Food | Tuesday March 21, 2017
A new study from the United Kingdom warns that certain brands of hot chocolate may contain as much salt as a glass of seawater would have!
Offbeat | Sanya Jain | Friday March 10, 2017
After pink water flowed from the taps of a Canadian town, an Australian lake has now turned pink. In Port Melbourne, Westgate Park's salt lake is now a fabulous shade of pink instead of the customary blue.
Suparna Trikha | Sunday March 12, 2017
Here are three wonderful and natural scrubsthat will help you remove the remnants of the nasty Holi colours as well as nourish your skin.
| Thursday March 9, 2017
Toronto: Health guidelines on salt intake recommend consumption levels that are too low and this may increase the risk of a fatal heart attack, researchers, led by one of Indian-origin, have warned. According to current guidelines issued by the World Health Organisation, adults should consume less than five grams of salt a day. However, researcher...
NDTV Food | Wednesday March 15, 2017
If life gives you limes, make margaritas! Accentuated with tequila and the piquancy of salt, Margarita is an impeccable drink.
Deeksha Kumar | Tuesday March 7, 2017
Let's face it, ants in your house can be a big nuisance. Here are some really effective home remedies to get rid of ants. They are simple and cost effective.
Deeksha Kumar | Monday February 27, 2017
Food is a tempting thing but excessive salt makes it harmful. Salt also overpowers the taste of other masalas that we have added and also the fragrance.
Tuesday February 21, 2017
Mr Chandrasekaran, who has a towering record as the head of TCS, was chosen for the top job at the 150 year old salt to software conglomerate on January 12, 2017.
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary | Thursday February 23, 2017
Aluminium is present in differing quantities in salt, spices, corn, tea and other foods. It is also used during the purification process of water, and to make pots and pans.
Siddharth Philip, Bloomberg | Tuesday February 21, 2017
The 30-year company veteran known for creating Asia's largest software maker will preside over a $100 billion Indian conglomerate with subsidiaries spanning coffee and cars to hotels, salt and chemicals.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 17, 2017
The bodies of a woman and her nine-month old son were found hanging at Salt Lake, the satellite township in the north-east part of Kolkata, on Thursday.
NDTV Food | Wednesday February 15, 2017
FSSAI has set up a new Scientific Panel on Food Fortification and Nutrition to address issues related to fortification of food.
NDTV Food | Saturday February 18, 2017
A recent study carried out by WHO has revealed that Indians love salt a little too much, five time more than the recommended daily intake.
Press Trust of India | Friday January 27, 2017
Advocate Prashant Bhushan appearing for NGO 'Humanity Salt Lake' alleged inaction on the part of the government in regulating chit fund schemes resulting in multiple scams across the country.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Thursday January 12, 2017
Nusret Gokce, a Turkish chef, is the Internet's new obsession. Dubbed 'Salt Bae,' the chef captured the imagination of netizens world over after a video of his went viral. With over 3.8 million views and still counting, the video shared on January 7, shows the chef's unique style of adding salt to a steak.
Rohan Naravane | Thursday January 12, 2017
No matter how hard companies try to keep modular hardware together, it almost always keeps falling apart.
Tuesday February 7, 2017
Beetroot and vodka cured salmon is a great elegant starter. Along with a hit of vodka, this classic recipe gets a new edge and involves no actual cooking.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 11, 2017
Reducing salt intake worldwide by only ten percent could save millions of lives, a study reported Wednesday.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Saturday January 7, 2017
In Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi district, famous for its salt farms, Tuticorin Alkali Chemicals and Fertilizers produces soda ash by recovering more than 90 per cent of the carbon di-oxide it generates from its coal-fired boilers - used for heating. A first in the world, according to them. Soda ash, is used as a raw material for glass, detergents and b...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 4, 2017
Food regulator FSSAI has sought public comments on draft standards for fortification of seven food items - salt, oil, milk, vanaspati, atta, maida and rice.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 23, 2016
BJP MP Roopa Ganguly was today admitted to a Kolkata hospital after she complained of severe headache and partial loss of vision.
Press Trust of India | Saturday December 17, 2016
The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has recommended a complete ban on celebrities endorsing foods high in salt, sugar or fat.
NDTV Food | Friday December 9, 2016
Here are 15 amazing benefits of rock salt for skin, hair and overall health. Rock salt is the purest form of salt and according to Ayurveda, it is a superior salt.
Vani Murthy | Monday November 28, 2016
Say 'low fat food' and you have everyone's attention. Here are low fat foods you can look out for to help you in your weight loss journey.
Tuesday November 29, 2016
These bite sized chocolate and caramel tarts are perfect for to impress your guests. The dark chocolate balances the sweet and salty caramel for an incredibly indulgent experience.
NDTV Food | Thursday November 24, 2016
Lately, a lot of people have been complaining of an itchy throat due the rising levels of pollution and dust. Here are 7 home remedies to treat dry throat.
Press Trust Of India | Wednesday November 23, 2016
Washington: Do you often feel sleepy after a large meal? Higher protein and salt content in diet as well as the amount of food consumed may be to blame, scientists say. Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute in the US have for the first time found a way to study ‘food comas’ in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster and explained some of...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 23, 2016
Do you often feel sleepy after a large meal? Higher protein and salt content in diet as well as the amount of food consumed may be to blame, scientists say.
IANS | Friday November 18, 2016
A new research, published in theJournal of the American Society of Nephrology, shows that reducing sodium intake may provide significant improvements in kidney and heart health among patients suffering from chronic kidney disease.