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Sea salt no healthier than table salt


November 17th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) Sea salt, which can be 19 times as expensive as its humbler cousin table salt, is no healthier because both kinds are overwhelmingly sodium chloride and ... Read more...

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Junk food adds up to over a quarter of UK shoppers’ grocery bills


June 18th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 18 (ANI): Grocery shoppers in UK spend about a quarter of their weekly supermarket shop on junk food, according to a new survey.The study by weight loss company LighterLife has ... Read more...

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India’s food inflation rises to 19.83 percent


December 31st, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) India's annual food inflation based on wholesale prices rose to 19.83 percent for the week ended Oct 19 from 18.65 percent the week before as ... Read more...

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Amid high prices, India’s food inflation drops marginally (Lead)


December 24th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) India's annual food inflation based on wholesale prices fell marginally to 18.65 percent for the week ended Dec 12 from 19.95 percent the week before even ... Read more...

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India’s food inflation ups further to 19 percent (Lead)


December 10th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) There was no respite from galloping grocery bills as the country's annual food inflation, based on wholesale prices, upped further to 19.05 percent for the week ended ... Read more...

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India’s food inflation shoots up further to 19 percent


December 10th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) There was no respite from galloping grocery bills as the country's annual food inflation, based on wholesale prices, shot up further to 19.05 percent for the week ... Read more...

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Marilyn Monroe’s love note to ex-husband to be auctioned


December 14th, 2008 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 14 (IANS) The draft of a unfinished letter that late beauty icon Marilyn Monroe intended to send to her ex-husband, baseball star Joe DiMaggio, is to be auctioned for £10,000.According ... Read more...

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Qatar court lets striking Indian workers take up other jobs


September 4th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 4 (IANS) A Qatari court has allowed nine Indians among a group of over 100 expatriate workers, who had gone on strike demanding payment of salary arrears, to take up ... Read more...

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Indian Americans not buying Basmati rice


July 7th, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita Prakash Washington, July 7 (ANI): Basamati rice is the preferred choice of Indians everywhere in the world. In the US, Indian grocery stores prominently display at least 10 to 15 ... Read more...

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Rising costs inflating people’s woes


June 27th, 2008 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) As prices in India have hit the roof and inflation is ruling at over 13-year high, average citizens in India are ruing the squeeze in their already-hit ... Read more...

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