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Plea for hygienic food in trains


September 19th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the central government on a plea seeking directions to it to take adequate steps to ensure that ... Read more...

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Burger King introduces bacon sundae in the US


June 13th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Burger King, the second largest hamburger chain, is launching a bacon sundae, vanilla soft served with fudge, caramel, bacon crumbles and a piece of bacon. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Nature my kitchen, fusion my passion: Chef Malhotra (With Images)


January 22nd, 2012 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Caviar goes bananas. An exotic starter, where caviar is served on fresh creme fraiche banana chips! Papaji's Abba Pie, which is a cheese pie is ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Kashmiris exploring vegetarian options!


October 2nd, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 2 (IANS) They call it evergreen street food and it has become a hit not only among swarming tourists to Kashmir valley this year but even meat-loving locals, ... Read more...

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Dr.Oetker targets 165 crore sale by 2015


September 21st, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) German-based FMCG firm Dr.Oetker's Indian arm targets a sale of Rs.165 crore by 2015 as it launches new products in the country and gears up ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Morrissey unapologetic over Norway massacre comment


July 31st, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 31 (IANS) Singer Morrissey is refusing to pull down his controversial comment where he compared the massacre in Norway to the daily slaughter of animals for fast food ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Teens growing addicted to junk food


July 29th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 28 (IANS) Fast food joints, sprouting up in your neighbourhood, are not healthy signs for your teenaged son or daughter. They tempt and habituate kids into snacking regularly ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Bean sprouts possible source for E. coli outbreak


June 6th, 2011 - 8:44 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 6 (IANS) German authorities said bean sprouts might be the "most convincing" source for the E. coli outbreak that has led to the death of 22 people and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brit police hid sexual abuse of 60 girls by Asian takeaway workers for political correctness


April 8th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 8 (ANI): British police had hidden facts about at least 60 schoolgirls being groomed for sex mainly by Asian staff at fast food outlets in Blackpool, for reasons of political ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Over 2 in 10 Brits loathe Man U


March 28th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 28 (ANI): Over two in ten Britishers loathe Manchester United, a poll has shown.According to The Sun, twenty-six per cent of people participating in the poll, put Sir Alex ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

UK restaurants, company canteens to put calorie counts on their menus


February 19th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): In a bid to fight the obesity epidemic, restaurants, fast food outlets and company canteens in the UK will be pressured to put calorie counts on their menus.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Super Bowl: A Great Occasion For Eateries To Increase Sales


February 6th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Over 171 million people are expected to see the Super Bowl XLV where the Green Bay Packers will lock horns with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Needless to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kiwis ‘fritter away more than $16m on impulse buys every day’


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 2 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that New Zealanders waste more than 16 million dollars on impulse purchases every day.The survey, commissioned by Westpac New Zealand, found those aged ... Read more...

Posted in World |

UK PM pledges visa abuse crackdown, stem immigration


November 22nd, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.22 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that he is committed to more than halving immigration and to slash immigration by cracking down on rampant abuse of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom Vetoes McDonald’s Happy Meals Ban


November 14th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri San Francisco, Nov 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A ban was recently placed on the popular Happy Meal toys in San Francisco city. However, the city's mayor is against the ban on ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Durban street now named Juma Masjid Square (Second Lead)


October 2nd, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Lakshmi Krishnakumar Durban, Oct 2 (IANS) A plaque renaming as 'Juma Masjid Square' the street outside one of the oldest mosques in South Africa built on a plot owned by a Gujarati ... Read more...

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Durban street now called Juma Masjid Square (Lead)


October 2nd, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Lakshmi Krishnakumar Durban, Oct 2 (IANS) A plaque renaming as Juma Masjid Square was unveiled by India's Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi on the street outside one of the oldest mosques ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Vayalar Ravi unveils new name of Durban street


October 2nd, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Lakshmi Krishnakumar Durban, Oct 2 (IANS) Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi unveiled a plaque renaming as 'Juma Masjid Square' the street outside one of the oldest mosques in South Africa built ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Meals offered by fast food chains as healthy options ‘not so healthy’


September 11th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep 11 (ANI): An analysis of the healthy meals offered by fast-food chains in Australia has revealed they are not as healthy as they are believed to be.Public health experts have ... Read more...

Posted in World |

It takes twice as long to reach the front of a queue than it did 2yrs back


August 23rd, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 23 (ANI): A European survey has revealed that it takes twice as long to reach the front of a queue as it did two years ago.In the Europe-wide poll, researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Developed nations’ currency notes have less bacteria


August 13th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Syndey, Aug 13 (IANS) Researchers have found currency notes in developed countries to have fewer bacteria than money in poorer countries. Led by University of Ballarat's food microbiologist Frank Vriesekoop, a global research ... Read more...

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Free statins with fast food could neutralize heart risk


August 13th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): Researchers at Imperial College London suggest that fast food outlets could provide statin drugs free of charge so that customers can neutralise the heart disease dangers of fatty ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cash receipts from McDonald’s, KFC ‘harmful to your health’


July 28th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): The next time you collect your cash receipt from fast-food outlets or groceries, be careful - a new study claims the receipts contain high levels of the endocrine-disrupting ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Malaysians’ sex lives not affected by World Cup


July 9th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 9 (ANI): A survey has shown that despite staying up late to watch the World Cup matches, the sex lives of Malaysians have not been affected.The Star-Adidas Loudest Noise ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Fast food fuelling diabetes epidemic in Asia: Experts


July 9th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
London, July 9 (ANI): The growing popularity of junk food is fuelling a diabetes boom across Asia, experts have warned.A study by Australian and Vietnamese scientists found about 11percent of men and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Delhi’s food outlets for poor closed Monday


July 4th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The Delhi government Sunday ordered the closure of all "Jan Ahar Kendras", where the poor can get a nutritious meal for Rs.15, Monday in view of the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Health watchdog says 40,000 Britons die each year due to junk food


June 22nd, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 22 (ANI): Public health watchdog National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (Nice) has warned that more than 40,000 Britons are dying each year because of the high levels of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Malaysian syndicate ‘delivers’ prostitutes to customers


April 30th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, April 30 (ANI): It has emerged that a syndicate in Malaysia has been delivering prostitutes to its customers the way fast-food outlets delivered food.According to Kosmo!, the service came to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India moots single window clearance for hotels


April 12th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 12 (IANS) The Indian government is set to unveil a single window clearance system to set up hotels, according to Tourism Minister Kumari Selja. "The hoteliers have to seek permission from ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Fast Food Joints To Go Away From Some American Military Bases In Afghan Territory


April 6th, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 6, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): It is time to say farewell to some of the junk food/ fast food outlets at some of the American military bases in Afghanistan. At ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

‘Eat fatter chips to stay slim’


March 4th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 4 (ANI): Eat bigger and thicker chips if you want to stay slim, suggest officials from the Food Standards Agency.They have said that chunkier versions of those potato or fish ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Man arrested in Delhi for selling fake food coupons


January 20th, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Delhi Police have arrested a man for allegedly selling fake "meal coupons" and recovered these slips of paper worth around Rs.560,000 from him. "The accused Rakesh Grover was ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman’s cooking leaves husband hungry!


December 21st, 2009 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) Hollywood actress Nicole Kidman reportedly leaves musician husband Keith Urban hungry because he doesn't enjoy the super-healthy food she cooks. The country singer is reportedly always left with ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Living near fast food joints actually lowers your obesity risk


October 27th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people living near a variety of restaurants, convenience stores, supermarkets and even fast food outlets, are less likely to be fat.On the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ban on fast-food restaurants unlikely to cut obesity


October 6th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 6 (ANI): Fast-food restaurants have always been criticised for promoting unhealthy eating habits, with health campaigners calling for a ban on them. But a new study has shown that even ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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