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Dairy-rich diet reduces high blood pressure, diabetes risk

London: Eating at least two daily servings of dairy-rich diet is linked to lower risks of diabetes and high blood pressure, as well as the cluster of factors that heighten cardiovascular disease risk (metabolic syndrome), say researchers. Dairy products included milk, yoghurt, yoghurt drinks, cheese and dishes prepared with dairy products, and were classified as […]

On A Boil: Now Milk Prices Set To Rise By Up To Rs 3/Ltr

New Delhi: After onions made headlines with exorbitant cost, milk will soon become dearer as major processing firms have decided to raise prices by up to Rs 3 per litre on the back of constrained supply. Accordingly, the rise is seen to be in line with the retail food inflation trajectory which has shown an […]

Milk at breakfast can help manage diabetes risk

Toronto: If you are diabetic, then consuming milk at breakfast can help lower blood glucose level throughout the day, suggests a study. The findings showed that milk consumed with a high-carbohydrate breakfast reduced blood glucose even after lunch, and high-protein milk had a greater effect. Milk with an increased proportion of whey protein had a […]

Amul awarded 'Marketer of the year'

Anand: Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd. (GCMMF), the marketers of the popular Amul brand of milk and dairy products, was awarded the ‘Marketer of the Year’ award by the International Advertising Association of India (IAAI) on Friday. Amul, the brand worth Rs 41,000 crore, is marketed by the GCMMF, the biggest cooperative owned by […]

Unhygienic conditions at Omfed plant raise quality concerns

Balasore: When it comes to eatables and particularly milk, manufacturers are expected to follow strict quality norms. However, the Balasore plant of Odisha’s largest dairy firm, Omfed is under scanner over unhygienic processes being followed at the unit. An investigation by OTV revealed that bottling and labelling at Balasore dairy plant are undertaken by workers […]

Farmers pour down milk on street demanding price hike

Bhubaneswar: Demanding a hike in price of milk, the farmers today staged demonstration in front of the OMFED office here at Saheed Nagar by pouring down complete food. Their demands include Rs 30 per /litre . They also demanded the cattle food should be provided to them at Rs 18/kg. Inclusion of milk in mid-day […]

Detergent in Mother Dairy milk? Company refutes allegation

Agra: Two samples of milk produced by Mother Dairy have been found to be substandard, and one of them contained detergent, a food watchdog official said today. A Mother Dairy official denied the charges though, saying the company conducts “stringent quality tests”, and the substandard milk was wrongly attributed to it. Ram Naresh Yadav, chief […]

Milk costlier by Rs 2/litre

The milk consumers across Odisha have to pay more as the state owned Odisha State Cooperative Milk Producers' Federation Limited (Omfed) has decided to increase prices of milk by Rs 2 per litre