Why you should consume ‘eggs’ with your raw veggies

Washington: Next time you visit a salad bar, consider adding cooked eggs to your raw veggies as a new study shows that this combination will increase nutritive value.

Purdue University’s Wayne Campbell said that Americans under consume vegetables and here they have a way to increase the…


Indian billionaires: Gautam Adani, Dilip Shanghvi see highest growth

Gautam Adani, 52, has added nearly $3 billion (Rs 19,000 crore) to his wealth on soaring shares of his companies.

Billionaire Gautam Adani’s wealth has zoomed 48 per cent in the 12 months to May 27, 2015 – the day after the NDA government took office – to an estimated $8.1 billion (abo…

IIT-M campus fortified; over a hundred protesters detained

Members of the DYFI and RSYF staged a protest in front of IIT Madras Campus in Chennai. Photo: K.V. Srinivasan

Over 300 personnel remained vigilant on the flyover near the Madhya Kailash bus stop and other roads leading to IIT-M.

Sensing trouble, the City Police fortified the IIT-Madras campus…


Maggi noodles row: Case lodged against Amitabh Bachchan, Preity Zinta – See more at: http://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/bollywood/maggi-noodles-row-case-lodged-against-amitabh-bachchan-preity-zinta/#sthash.YNUtNgeX.dpuf

A case was lodged today against Nestle India in a local court here over safety standards of its Maggi product, while actors Amitabh Bachhan, Madhuri Dixit and Preity Zinta have also been separately dragged to the court for promoting the ‘two-minute’ noodles brand.

A case was lodged…


Nepal quake: Schools in affected areas start to re-open

Thousands of schools damaged during April’s devastating earthquake in Nepal have begun to re-open.
More than 25,000 classrooms in some 8,000 schools were destroyed in the 7.8 magnitude quake and its aftershocks, and more than 8,000 people died.
Many have only been rebuilt on a temporary…


Fifa corruption crisis: Sepp Blatter denies responsibility

Fifa president Sepp Blatter has condemned the “action of individuals” for bringing “shame and humiliation” on football in a corruption scandal.
But he said that although many held him “ultimately responsible” for the football community, he could “not…


Water Is Scarce, But the Profits Aren’t

Water shortages are hardly unusual in the developing world. Consider China, which holds 7 percent of the world’s water resources but uses 16 percent of the planet’s water. But in India, the problem is even worse. The country contains about 18 percent of the world’s population but only 3 perce…