, January 11, 2017 17:27 IST Thomson Reuters
The $44 billion palm oil industry, under pressure in Europe after authorities listed the edible oil as a cancer risk, has found a vocal ally in the food sector: the maker of ...
, January 11, 2017 14:43 IST Press Trust Of India
Consumption of foods and beverages containing low-calorie sweeteners has increased by 200 per cent between 1999 to 2012 among US kids, a new study has warned.
, January 10, 2017 15:53 IST Agence France-Presse
US fast-food giant McDonalds will sell a controlling stake in its China and Hong Kong business for up to $2.08 billion to a consortium including state-owned Citic and the Carlyle Group, it ...
, January 10, 2017 14:28 IST Agence France-Presse
Wall Street stocks were mostly lower early Monday following a spate of merger and acquisition announcements, including a big McDonald's divestment in China.
, January 10, 2017 14:09 IST Press Trust Of India
The government does not have any immediate plans to cut import duty on sugar as the country would have sufficient supply of the sweetener considering fall in consumption this year and a ...
, January 10, 2017 13:31 IST Thomson Reuters
Madhya Pradesh aims to raise production of pulses by 60 percent in the next three years to help Prime Minister Narendra Modi achieve his goal of making the country self-sufficient in the ...
, January 10, 2017 13:25 IST Thomson Reuters
Smoking costs the global economy more than $1 trillion a year, and will kill one third more people by 2030 than it does now.
, January 09, 2017 17:02 IST Press Trust Of India
Leading chocolate and confectionery maker Mondelez India has launched Cadbury Dairy Milk Silk Oreo in the premium category.
, January 07, 2017 16:34 IST Agence France-Presse
Zimbabwe has banned street food vendors in the capital Harare after a typhoid outbreak blamed on poor sanitation and erratic water supplies.
, January 07, 2017 16:24 IST Thomson Reuters
Workers wearing masks and protective clothes gassed thousands of ducks in southwest France on Friday, in a massive cull that was ordered in an attempt to prevent a spread of the H5N8 ...
, January 07, 2017 16:19 IST Press Trust Of India
Resistant starch, which occurs naturally in foods such as bananas, potatoes, grains and legumes, may benefit your health by aiding blood sugar control, supporting gut health and enhancing satiety, new research has ...
, January 07, 2017 16:13 IST Indo-Asian News Service
Over 15 restaurants will come up with more than 100 smoked preparations at the Smoked Food Festival, which will commence from January 13 here.
, January 06, 2017 17:07 IST Press Trust Of India
Higher consumption of grilled, barbecued and smoked meat may increase the mortality risk among breast cancer survivors, a new study has warned.
, January 06, 2017 16:11 IST Press Trust Of India
Nepal's CG Foods, makers of the popular Wai Wai noodles, plans to invest Rs 250 crore in India to open quick service restaurants (QSRs) in next 5 years.
, January 06, 2017 14:29 IST The Washington Post
Measuring the relationship between health and price of food is difficult, as it can be evaluated in a variety of ways, from price per calorie to price per average portion.
, January 06, 2017 14:21 IST Associated Press
French authorities started slaughtering ducks in the main foie gras-producing region on Thursday to try to contain a dangerous form of bird flu.
, January 05, 2017 17:28 IST Indo-Asian News Service
As avian or bird flu reared its head in Gujarat after a decade, the state government sounded an alert and declared a 10-km radius around a poultry facility a 'regulated zone' and ...
, January 05, 2017 15:53 IST Press Trust Of India
There is no evidence that sugar-free and "diet" drinks help in weight loss as is generally believed and may actually have "detrimental impacts" on health and environment, according to a new research ...
, January 05, 2017 15:17 IST Agence France-Presse
Japan's self-styled "Tuna King" has done it again -- paying more than $600,000 for a single fish.
, January 04, 2017 16:27 IST Press Trust Of India
A day after government clarified that service charges on food bills in hotels and restaurants are not compulsory, apex hospitality industry body FHRAI today contended that it is legal, not an unfair ...