, December 22, 2016 18:29 IST Press Trust Of India
Jharkhand has produced bumper crop this year and the government would purchase paddy from farmers at Rs 1600 per quintal, Chief Minister Raghubar Das said today.
, December 22, 2016 18:17 IST Press Trust Of India
A US-based drone delivery service has completed its first month in operation, successfully sending over-the-counter medicines, hot food items and cold beverages to customers' homes using GPS-enabled autonomous flying vehicles.
, December 22, 2016 18:07 IST Thomson Reuters
Moon Hong-nam, a pastry chef in Seoul, needs at least 15,000 eggs a day to bake cakes, but after South Korea's worst outbreak of bird flu and a surge in the prices ...
, December 22, 2016 17:56 IST The Washington Post
Thanks to a nationwide shortage of nitrous oxide, a critical ingredient in aerosol whipped creams, some major manufacturers have announced that they won't be able to keep up with holiday demand.
, December 22, 2016 17:47 IST Agence France-Presse
Crowds are jamming the aisles of a Riyadh coffee and chocolate exhibition this week, as Saudis indulge the country's sweet tooth and craze for caffeine.
, December 22, 2016 17:38 IST Associated Press
Hershey Co. named Michele Buck president and CEO to replace John Bilbrey, who is retiring from his executive role at the candy maker.
, December 22, 2016 15:52 IST Press Trust Of India
The Odisha government today launched the online registration and licensing system for Food Business Operators (FBOs).
, December 22, 2016 14:24 IST Press Trust Of India
Food regulator FSSAI today said it plans to launch a national campaign to give training to street food vendors for improving their hygiene practices and safety standards.
, December 21, 2016 18:02 IST Thomson Reuters
A virulent strain of airborne bird flu extended its shadow across northeast Asia as Japan launched a new chicken cull on a southern island.
, December 21, 2016 17:55 IST The Washington Post
If the food trends of 2016 could be summed up in three words, they would be: protein, paleo and local. What food trends will we be seeing in 2017?
, December 21, 2016 17:39 IST Agence France-Presse
While most of Scotland voted against leaving the European Union, whisky makers have quietly been raising a wee dram to a side-effect of the Brexit vote -- a plunge in the value ...
, December 21, 2016 16:44 IST Sparshita Saxena
KFC India is all set to go big with its all new 'Nashville Chicken'.
, December 21, 2016 14:13 IST The Washington Post
Pomegranate seeds have been shown to fight cancer, improve memory, reduce inflammation, lower blood pressure and reduce heart disease.
, December 21, 2016 14:07 IST Press Trust Of India
The Centre's decision to remove import duty on wheat today came under attack from the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) which asked the government to withdraw the move and instead hike the tax ...
, December 21, 2016 14:01 IST Press Trust Of India
E-commerce major Amazon.in today expanded its 2-hour grocery delivery service AmazonNow to Delhi and Mumbai.
, December 21, 2016 13:52 IST Press Trust Of India
Dairy products maker Hatsun Agro Products Ltd, has inaugurated the company's 1,000th Hatsun Daily outlet here and has planned to treble the number of its outlets during the next 12 months.
, December 21, 2016 13:34 IST Indo-Asian News Service
Love to gorge on ham, sausages and salami? Beware, a new study suggests that higher intake of cured and processed meats can worsen asthma symptoms.
, December 21, 2016 13:21 IST Indo-Asian News Service
The overt response of your kids to advertisements of burgers, pizzas and french-fries may be the result of a key obesity gene influencing their brain to respond more to food advertisements and ...
, December 20, 2016 16:40 IST Indo-Asian News Service
Young girls who exhibit a poor mastery of fundamental movement skills (FMS) such as running, catching and balance are more likely to be obese than boys who have similarly low skills, according ...
, December 20, 2016 16:02 IST The Washington Post
Menopause is when the monthly waves of estrogen and other hormones that women have been surfing since puberty finally ebb for good. Periods cease, of course. But all kinds of other biological ...