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Priyanka Chopra's cousin Meera finds worms in 5-star hotel food

26 Aug 2019

Priyanka Chopra's cousin Meera finds worms in 5-star hotel food

If you are staying at a five-star hotel, the least you could expect is to have your most basic demands met: clean rooms, safety, an attentive staff, a safe meal, etc.

Vegetables in Delhi found to have high lead content: Study

26 Jul 2019

Vegetables in Delhi found to have high lead content: Study

If you think eating your vegetables is going to assure good health, you might want to check again.

How IIT Gandhinagar became India's first 'Eat Right Campus'

19 Jun 2019

How IIT Gandhinagar became India's first 'Eat Right Campus'

To encourage high standards of food quality, hygiene, and safety in educational institutions, Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) last year launched "Eat Right" awards.

Delhi: 10 Gurudwaras implement FSSAI food-safety, hygiene guidelines for Langars

17 Jun 2018

Delhi: 10 Gurudwaras implement FSSAI food-safety, hygiene guidelines for Langars

Ten Gurudwaras in Delhi including the historical Bangla Sahib Gurudwara have implemented the food safety and hygiene standards set by food regulator FSSAI.

Bihar gets 20 specially-trained dogs to bust illegal alcohol trade

10 Jun 2018

Bihar gets 20 specially-trained dogs to bust illegal alcohol trade

In a crackdown against liquor sale in the state, the Bihar government has requested 20 special dogs from Telangana to sniff out alcohol.

IITs, IIMs fail food safety test. Should you be worried?

17 Feb 2018

IITs, IIMs fail food safety test. Should you be worried?

The campus kitchens of 10 out of India's 12 premier educational institutes don't adhere to food safety rules. They failed a third-party audit conducted by Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI).

Healthier Maggi noodles - Nestle India launches iron fortified noodles

31 May 2017

Healthier Maggi noodles - Nestle India launches iron fortified noodles

Nestle India is revamping its Maggi Masala Noodles by cutting the salt content and adding iron to launch a new fortified variant of the ready-to-cook noodles.

Food labeling in India might undergo massive change

30 May 2017

Food labeling in India might undergo massive change

Labels on packaged food in India will soon inform you of the product's exact dietary component. Currently, they might mention vaguely (though not necessarily) details about calories, fat, sugar, carbohydrates and some other nutrients.

Nestle lost Rs. 100 crore over demonetization

22 Feb 2017

Nestle lost Rs. 100 crore over demonetization

Nestle stated that its businesses sustained a Rs. 100 crore loss in sales due to demonetization, adding that the FMCG sector may take several months to recover.

Nestle India's 4-year plan to put behind Maggi fiasco

16 Feb 2017

Nestle India's 4-year plan to put behind Maggi fiasco

Two years after the Maggi fiasco, Nestle India is looking at a fresh four-year strategy to rebuild the brand and reclaim market share.

Nestle India's Q3 results show normal course of business

04 Nov 2016

Nestle India's Q3 results show normal course of business

Nestle India Limited's Q3 2016 results indicated that things are back on track after the Maggi noodles recall incident.

Life Imprisonment for Milk Adulteration finds backing by SC

06 Aug 2016

Life Imprisonment for Milk Adulteration finds backing by SC

On 5th August, 2016, the Supreme Court heard a PIL stressing on the sale of adulterated and synthetic milk found across the country.