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Prawn on toast, cheese burgers light up iftar in Pakistan

August 5th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 5 (IANS) Gone are the days when an iftar meal in Pakistan would consist of the traditional fruit-chaat, chick peas, dates and sherbet. Now, chicken schezwan, prawn on ... Read more...

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No more ‘chicken without sex life’ in Beijing

March 14th, 2012 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 14 (IANS) Eating out in Beijing has always been confusing for foreigners. Many have complained about dishes that on being translated to English read "chicken without sex life" ... Read more...

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WC hero Psychic Paul boosts octopus consumption in Chinese restaurants!

July 14th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 14 (ANI): Paul the psychic octopus is popular for different reasons these days, even though the World Cup is over.The octopus has boosted consumption of octopus in Chinese restaurants ... Read more...

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Thai ‘banquet bandit’ likes to eat and run

June 20th, 2010 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Bangkok, June 20 (DPA) Police arrested a Thai man for allegedly conning luxury car salesmen out of $4,844 in expensive meals at posh Bangkok restaurants, the Bangkok Post reported Sunday. Chatchawal Ngowkimseng, 28, ... Read more...

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Indian and Chinese restaurant owners want illegal foreign workers to be legalised

April 9th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Apr.9 (ANI): The group, consisting of seven associations representing Chinese and Indian restaurant owners as well as other businesses in the services industry, said they needed illegal foreign workers to ... Read more...

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Video of partly fried fish eaten alive becomes YouTube sensation

November 18th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): A shocking video of a partly fried fish being eaten while it is still alive has become an instant rage over the Internet.The body of the fish ... Read more...

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Chinese eateries smuggled 1,000 chefs into Germany, raids show

August 18th, 2009 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Hanover (Germany), Aug 17 (DPA) A Chinese people-trafficking gang is thought to have smuggled more than 1,000 compatriots into Germany over the years to work as chefs, criminal investigators here reported Monday. Hanover, ... Read more...

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Indian, Chinese restaurants closing down in UK amid recession

February 24th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): The ongoing credit crunch has put many out of business, and it has now affected one of Britains biggest food groups, as more and more Chinese and ... Read more...

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Valentine’s Day in China: lovers woo, merchants too

February 13th, 2009 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Feb 13 (Xinhua) Wu Yiran, 23, has booked a table for Friday night at a Korean restaurant for dinner with her boyfriend as part of an early St. Valentine's Day celebration ... Read more...

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McDonald’s reducing its price

February 5th, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The world's largest junk-food chain, McDonald's has cut some prices by as much as a third in China where once booming economic growth has slumped amid the global financial crisis.In China, McDonald's ... Read more...

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Chinese food joints in Kerala doing brisk business

July 11th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan Samuel Kochi, July 11 (ANI): With tourism industry flourishing in Kerala, burgeoning Chinese food joints are adding flavour to the state''s booming economy. The traditional Chinese fishing nets in the backwaters ... Read more...

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