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Potato prices come down in Bengal


September 3rd, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) Potatoe prices, which had skyrocketed in July following low production, came down by an average of 18 percent in West Bengal retail markets in September after ... Read more...

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Juice from potato cures ulcers


August 9th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Juice from the humble potato could treat gastric ulcers, thanks to its unique anti-bacterial properties, says a new research.A Manchester University microbiology team now hopes the ... Read more...

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Bengal ration shops to continue potato sales till prices fall (Lead)


July 25th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 25 (IANS) Prices of the humble potato, the common man's staple food, are likely to remain high till December, prompting the state government to continue selling the tuber ... Read more...

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Potato to be sold through ration shops in Bengal


July 25th, 2012 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 25 (IANS) Prices of the humble potato, the common man's staple vegetable, are likely to remain high till December and will be sold through ration shops till prices ... Read more...

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Hasan Ali in ED custody till Wednesday


March 8th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) Vada paav and ordinary tap water... it was a long way from luxury and home for Pune-based stud farm owner Hasan Ali Khan, who was Tuesday ... Read more...

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Hasan Ali Khan produced in court (Lead)


March 8th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) Vada paav and ordinary tap water... it was a long way from luxury and home for Pune-based stud farm owner Hasan Ali Khan, who was produced ... Read more...

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Soaring vegetable prices add to common man’s misery


July 11th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Forget about the more "fancy" broccoli or mushroom, even the humble potato, tomato and onion are inching away from the common man's home budget. Due to the ... Read more...

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Potato virus may harbour Alzheimer’’s disease cure


August 16th, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 16 (ANI): The humble potato may hold the key to Alzheimer''s treatment, suggests a new study.According to the research, virus that commonly infects potatoes bears a striking resemblance to ... Read more...

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International ads don Indian colours


May 23rd, 2008 - 6:35 pm ICT by admin
By Madhusree Chatterjee The brands are global, the commercials distinctly Indian. When fast food giant McDonald's entered the Indian market, they not only diversified their product adding the McAloo Tikki Burger, a ... Read more...

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