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Forget Jallikattu, Tamil Nadu up in Arms Against Coke, Pepsi Now

Ever since 1991 when globalization was set in, foreign brands entered India like any other Asian country that has opened up to liberalization. But the underbelly of an anti-foreign goods remained strong in certain quarters but hardly did it raise its head until now when Patanjali products under Yoga guru Baba Ramdev began a new Vande Mataram slogan prompting people ...

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Global Diet Getting Sweeter, Impose Sugar Tax, Says Researcher

Researchers of University of North Carolina have sounded alarming bells citing increased sugar consumption all over world, especially in beverages which include aerated and energy drinks and they sought imposition of sugar tax and urgent governmental intervention. They found that currently 68 percent of packaged foods and beverages in the United States contain caloric sweeteners, 74 percent include both caloric ...

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Star Sports holds their title sponsorship for Pro Kabaddi League Season 2

Star India – the media and entertainment company has decided to hold the title sponsorship of the second season of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) that is scheduled to start from July 18. The credit goes to STAR for reviving traditional Kabaddi sport in India, sending shockwaves to the sports advertising industry that it can reap benefits if properly and professionally ...

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Obesity: Blame it More on Unhealthy Eating, Not Mere Lack of Exercise, Say Doctors

It is obesity that has rocketed the world in the last three decades but the so-called miracle cure of ’30-minute exercise 5 times a week’ is not a perfect panacea, revealed a report from the UK’s Academy of Medical Royal Colleges. The report, while backing the popular perception that exercise stems health disease risk, type 2 diabetes, dementia and some ...

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Coca Cola Now Sells Milk ‘Fairlife’ as Soda Taxes Mount Pressure on Profit Margins

Coca-Cola, got Coke, Thums Up, but now eyeing milk. To be launched soon as Fairlife, a new, premium milk product priced almost double the Coke’s standard price, will hit freezers in all corner shops. Coca-Cola claims that the drink has been through “a proprietary milk filtering process” with 50% more proteins than Coke and decreased sugar content by 30%, will ...

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