Energy Drinks

  • US: NRI's energy drink under scrutiny for 13 deaths November 16, 2012

    New York: A popular energy drink, produced by a company founded by an Indian-American billionaire, has come under the scanner in the US after reports of 13 deaths possibly linked to the energy shots. However, Lucknow-born CEO of '5-Hour Energy', Manoj Bhargava dismissed the allegations against his firm as "false"...
  • High caffeine found in energy drinks September 13, 2011

    New Delhi: Advertised as 'powerhouses of energy' to 'giving you wings', Energy Drinks are now under the scanner for having abnormally high levels of caffeine, much more than prescribed by the government. With people complaining of stress, anxiety and exhaustion, energy drinks claim to offer the perfect drug and are more...
  • Power bars: Building stamina or adding calories? December 4, 2007

    New Delhi If you’re running late or having a busy day, quick fix solutions for food always come in handy. Various energy drinks are available in the market and they are supposed to give you that extra boost to get through your day, but how safe are they? Here are some...