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At $35 a kg, Assamese man’s organic tea takes foreign markets by storm (Business Feature - With Image)


June 26th, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Lakhimpur (Assam), June 26 (IANS) Gobin Hazarika is a one-man army. Not in a battlefield, but in a tea garden in Assam, whose owner as well as worker is the ... Read more...

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Compound in apple, onion can beat blood clots: Study


May 9th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Rutin, a chemical present in apple, orange, onion and green and black tea, not only keeps blood clots at bay but can also be part of ... Read more...

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Declare tea India’s national drink


March 27th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 27 (IANS) A Rajya Sabha member from Assam Tuesday demanded that tea be declared India's national drink.Birendra Prasad Baishya raised the issue in the Rajya Sabha, saying tea ... Read more...

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Green tea business grows in India amid health awareness


February 26th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 26 (IANS) More and more tea makers are adding green tea in their portfolio as consumers in India are developing a taste for the beverage for its many ... Read more...

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Take tea to avoid heart problems, diabetes


February 18th, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) While many of us may remain undecided about how much is too much for us to take tea in a day, researchers have claimed drinking three ... Read more...

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Drinking tea cuts blood pressure


January 28th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) Drinking up to eight cups of tea a day lowers blood pressure and could prevent heart disease, Australian scientists have found.Researchers at the University of Western ... Read more...

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Caffeine elevates estrogen levels in Asian women


January 27th, 2012 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 27 (IANS) Asian women who consumed an average two cups of coffee daily had elevated estrogen levels as compared to those who consumed less.However, Caucasian women who ... Read more...

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Black tea is beneficial for health


December 31st, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 31 (IANS) While many people prefer being cautious about taking too much tea at home or workplace, researchers now suggest that by taking three cups a day one ... Read more...

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Drink black tea to detox, experts tell smokers


October 12th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Black tea could help chronic smokers detox, experts at a daylong conference on the benefits of tea and its abilities to cure several maladies said ... Read more...

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Milk in tea could prevent weight loss


March 27th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Mar 27 (IANS) Beware, especially if you want to lose weight - don't add milk to tea, or you would pile on the pounds. Scientists have discovered that tea ... Read more...

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A cup of tea boosts brain power


February 27th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) New research suggests that tea does bolster brain power, keeps fatigue at bay while helping you to solve crosswords faster. Researchers looked at the effect of key chemicals ... Read more...

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Tea, coffee & chocolate milk- best healthy beverages!


January 14th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): A new research has described old-school beverages-tea, coffee and low fat or chocolate milk-as the best elixirs for nutrition, health and workout recovery.Research indicates that tea strengthens the ... Read more...

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Tea can prevent weight gain


December 19th, 2010 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 19 (IANS) Taking tea may prevent weight gain caused by junk food, according to a new study.Researchers found regular consumption of tea also suppressed damaging changes in the blood linked ... Read more...

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Drinking tea may prevent weight gain caused by junk foods


December 18th, 2010 - 11:35 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): Want to shed those extra pounds but still eat your favourite junk foods? Well, drinking tea could be the solution.Researchers at Kobe University, Japan found that regular consumption ... Read more...

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Drinking alcohol with rich meal ‘doesn’t cause indigestion’


December 15th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): While alcohol may slow down digestion following a rich calorific meal, it will not cause indigestion symptoms such as heartburn, belching and bloating, according to a new research.In ... Read more...

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Scientists raise concerns about ‘healthful’ plant-based antioxidants’ safety


October 28th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): Scientists have raised concerns about the safety of 'healthful' plant-based antioxidants', including those renowned for their apparent ability to prevent cancer.They are calling for more research on the ... Read more...

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Can three cups of tea a day prevent heart diseases?


October 10th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 10, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): There’s good news for the lovers of the morning cup of tea, on a daily basis. This beverage is said to be beneficial in providing ... Read more...

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Three cups of tea daily can protect against heart attacks


October 10th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 10 (IANS) Drinking three cups of tea daily can protect against heart attacks and stroke.A new review study shows regular drinking of either black or green tea can reduce the ... Read more...

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‘Healthful’ plant-based antioxidants ‘may cause cancer in some’


September 9th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 9 (ANI): A lot of studies have highlighted the health properties of plant-based antioxidants, but a new study claims that some of these natural substances might aggravate or even cause ... Read more...

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Bottled tea contains fewer polyphenols than brewed tea


August 23rd, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 23 (ANI): When you buy a can of bottled tea, are you assured of getting what you have paid for? Well, you might be wrong, as a recent study has ... Read more...

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Black tea has more fluoride than once thought!


July 15th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 15 (IANS) Black tea, the world's most consumed beverage, contains higher concentrations of fluoride than previously thought. Fluoride helps prevent dental cavities, but excessive consumption causes advanced skeletal fluorosis, characterised ... Read more...

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Drinking too much tea ‘can cause bone problems’


July 15th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): A new research by Medical College of Georgia has shown that black tea contains higher concentrations of fluoride than previously thought."The additional fluoride from drinking two to four ... Read more...

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Brit hospitals to ban sugar in patients’ tea


June 28th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 28 (ANI): Hospitals in the UK will ban sugar in the tea of patients, amid fears that it is a risk to health.National Health Services officials have been ordered to ... Read more...

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Moderate tea, coffee consumption reduces heart disease


June 19th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 19 (IANS) Moderate consumption of tea and coffee can reduce heart disease, says a new Dutch study. Drinking more than six cups of tea daily is associated with a 36 ... Read more...

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Coffee and tea ‘cut heart disease risk’


June 19th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Drinking coffee or tea in moderation reduces the risk of developing heart disease, according to a new study.Researchers in The Netherlands found that drinking more than six cups ... Read more...

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Suitable climate prompts Meghalaya farmers to take to tea plantation


May 22nd, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
Mawlyngot (Meghalaya), May 22 (ANI): Suitable climate, soil and rainfall have prompted many farmers in Meghalaya, known as the Scotland of the East, to take up developing tea gardens and are reaping ... Read more...

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Drinking tea ‘cuts down ovarian cancer risk’


March 8th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 8 (ANI): Having two cups of black tea or one cup of green tea a day can help cut down risk of developing ovarian cancer in women, says a study.Researchers ... Read more...

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Eight cups of tea a day can boost your heart and brain


November 7th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 07 (ANI): Drinking eight cups of tea daily might sound a bit too much for some people, but health experts say the intake can help fight heart disease, improve brain ... Read more...

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Cup of aloe juice, nutritious milk shake and herbal tea make for a healthy breakfast


September 22nd, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, September 22 (ANI): A cup of aloe juice, nutritious milk shake and herbal tea may be a good replacement for a heavy breakfast, the study claims.These three drinks apparently provide ... Read more...

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Three cups of tea a day can cut diabetes risk by almost half


September 19th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 19 (ANI): Intake of at least three cups of tea every day can reduce the risk of diabetes by almost half, concludes a new study.To reach the conclusion, researchers studied ... Read more...

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A simple cuppa a day, or glass of juice, can cut heart disease risk


September 6th, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 6 (ANI): A cup of tea everyday can cut down your risk of heart disease, a new study claims.The study in Glasgow and France has led to the conclusion that ... Read more...

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Popular antioxidant doesn’t boost athletic performance


September 4th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): Contrary to popular belief, antioxidant quercetin doesn't boost athletic performance, say researchers.Quercetin is a naturally occurring antioxidant found in the skins of fruits, leafy vegetables, and berries, as ... Read more...

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Black tea can help fight diabetes


August 1st, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 1 (ANI): Besides boosting the immune system, black tea can be used to control diabetes, according to a new study.The research has been published in the Journal of Food Science, ... Read more...

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War on the sets of Love Aaj Kal


July 17th, 2009 - 5:32 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
The central theme of Love Aaj Kal revolves around black tea and black coffee, and this has started affecting the crew of the film as well. We know that the director ... Read more...

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White tea may combat obesity epidemic


May 1st, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): A daily cup of white tea may help beat the bulge, say researchers.Possible anti-obesity effects of white tea have been demonstrated in a series of experiments on human ... Read more...

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