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Sales of inefficient vacuum cleaners banned

Sales of vacuum cleaners producing more noise and heat than suction are restricted under EU rules from today. Vacuum cleaners using more than 900 watts and emitting more than 80 decibels will be banned when stocks run out. Some anti-EU campaigners say homes won’t be properly cleaned if people have to buy lower wattage machines. […]

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How to Beat Sugar Cravings: Smart Tips and Tricks

For those with a sweet tooth, it is a constant struggle to stay away from irresistible and gorgeous looking sweet treats to keep a check on weight gain. It is not always about having low self-control but rather having to deal with  uncontrollable sweet cravings that block any other trail of thought. When sugar cravings […]

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How to Make Restaurant Style Tomato Soup at Home: 5 Tips and Tricks To Get The Delicious Treat Right

Now, there are several reasons that possibly make tomato soup one of India’s most favourite soup. It is easy to make, it has the just the right amount of tanginess, and it is loaded with a bevy of nutritional qualities. The flavoursome and power-packed soup is especially a hit during monsoons. The damp weather makes one susceptible […]

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Dark chocolate with olive oil associated with improved cardiovascular risk profile

Dark chocolate enriched with extra virgin olive oil is associated with an improved cardiovascular risk profile, according to research presented today at ESC Congress. “A healthy diet is known to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease,” said lead author Dr Rossella Di Stefano, a cardiologist at the University of Pisa, Italy. “Fruits and vegetables exert […]