Press Trust Of India , January 06, 2017 16:11 IST
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.
The Washington Post , January 06, 2017 14:29 IST
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.
Associated Press , January 06, 2017 14:21 IST
French authorities started slaughtering ducks in the main foie gras-producing region on Thursday to try to contain a dangerous form of bird flu.
Indo-Asian News Service , January 05, 2017 17:28 IST
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 ...
Press Trust Of India , January 05, 2017 15:53 IST
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 ...
Agence France-Presse , January 05, 2017 15:17 IST
Japan's self-styled "Tuna King" has done it again -- paying more than $600,000 for a single fish.
Press Trust Of India , January 04, 2017 16:27 IST
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 ...
Press Trust Of India , January 04, 2017 15:45 IST
Food regulator FSSAI has sought public comments on draft standards for fortification of seven food items - salt, oil, milk, vanaspati, atta, maida and rice.
Anantika Kapoor , January 03, 2017 16:51 IST
The recent statement by the government on service charge being discretionary for the diner, has sparked a lot of interest. However, it is important to understand the difference between service charge and ...
Thomson Reuters , January 03, 2017 15:35 IST
Health authorities in the southern Chinese province of Guizhou have confirmed a new human case of H7N9 avian influenza.
Thomson Reuters , January 03, 2017 15:28 IST
U.S. officials are urgently seeking an agreement with South Korea that would allow imports of American eggs.
Press Trust Of India , January 03, 2017 15:19 IST
Sugar prices are expected to remain firm in the near term due to tight stock position following 9 per cent decline in production and steady growth in consumption, rating agency ICRA said ...
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary , NDTV, January 03, 2017 12:37 IST
A recent announcement by the government with regards to service charge in restaurants has taken the food industry by storm. Here is a cheat sheet to understand what is happening.
Adharika Kapoor , January 02, 2017 16:11 IST
The Burj Al Arab Jumeirah partnered along with Amstur Caviar to unveil a 37pound tin of caviar, the largest in the world yet. It has carved a niche for itself in the ...
AFP , January 02, 2017 14:35 IST
Behind the centuries-old stone walls of a Benedictine monastery in northern France, monks are busy bringing a long-lost tradition back to life.
Indo-Asian News Service , December 31, 2016 17:57 IST
A culinary visit to any eat-out remained incomplete without the "foodporn" and "foodgasm" hashtags, making 2016 a tummy-blessed foodilicious year.
Agence France-Presse , December 31, 2016 17:28 IST
Around 100 bags of "plastic rice" seized in Lagos have turned out to contain real but contaminated rice, authorities said Friday in Nigeria, where prices for the staple have rocketed.
Thomson Reuters , December 31, 2016 17:21 IST
Ireland has found the H5N8 bird flu strain in a wild duck in the south eastern town of Wexford, the agriculture department said on Friday.
Press Trust Of India , December 31, 2016 17:16 IST
American e-commerce giant Amazon will fly a warehouse at an altitude of around 45,000 feet that would act as a launchpad for drones, with an aim to deliver consignments in a jiffy, ...
Indo-Asian News Service , December 30, 2016 17:20 IST
The popular Kardashian-Jenner family spread some goodwill during the festive season by donating to the non-profit Red Eye, which focuses on humanitarian events in the entertainment industry.