Is this the ultimate diet carb The rice with just 8 calories in every bowl One portion of Slim Rice is said to make you feel full for four hours By Larisa Brown PUBLISHED: 23:00 GMT, 15 February 2013 | UPDATED: 11:58 GMT, 16 February 2013 New product Slim Rice is said to have only 7.7 calories per 100g compared to 350 calories in white basmati rice For anyone trying to stick to a diet, carbohydrates are usually the enemy. But one type of rice is flying off the shelves, because it has virtually no calories.
Man rescued after drifting at sea for EIGHT DAYS: Vietnamese sailors pluck American from stricken yacht on Thai trip Kenneth Putney tried to save the vessel after rope broke with towing ship Mr Putney, from Florida, was left without food for more than a weekHe ate three packs of instant noodles after he was dragged back to shore | UPDATED: 14:16 GMT, 24 December 2012 A man was rescued by Vietnamese fisherman after he had been left drifting at sea for eight days on a broken down yacht. Kenneth Putney, 54, had been with three others towing the yacht from the Philippines to Thailand when the rope broke on December 15 in high winds. He jumped on to the yacht because he feared it would be lost, but was spotted by fisherman Trieu Van Oai waving for help eight days later 15 miles off the coast