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Hot peppers may help trim waistline


April 28th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 28 (IANS) Hot peppers contain a substance called capsaicin that not only adds spice to our food but can actually cause our body to heat up. Evidence suggests that the ... Read more...

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Peppers may help you get rid of love handles


April 28th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): Love to have your food with extra pepper? Well, other than spicing up your taste buds, it will also help you lose those extra inches around the waist.Food ... Read more...

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National Horticulture Mission a boon for capsicum farmers


March 6th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Krishnagiri (Tamil Nadu), Mar 6 (ANI): Capsicum farmers in Krishnagiri district are earning huge profits due to the good harvest on account of the benefits obtained from the Central Government's National Horticulture ... Read more...

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Now, a chilli bomb to smoke out insurgents, rioters


August 16th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Ritu Sharma New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Indian security forces will soon have a new weapon to take on insurgents or rioters -- a chilli bomb.With the pattern of wars around the ... Read more...

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Chili peppers are hot to save themselves from fungi


August 12th, 2008 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 12 (ANI): They burn lips, but the tingling thrills of chilli peppers are savored by many. Now, a group of scientists have found the reason why the fruit makes ... Read more...

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