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McDonald’s fined in Brazil for including toys in kids’ meals

December 7th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Dec 7 (IANS/EFE) The Consumer Defense Foundation in Sao Paulo fined fast-food giant McDonald's 3.19 million reais ($1.77 million) for including toys in children's meals.The organization considered that ... Read more...

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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...

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San Franciscan Mayor Vetoes The Ban On The Vending Of ‘Happy Meals’ With Kids’ Toys

November 14th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Mayor of San Francisco, Gavin Newsom, has utilized his veto power to annul a prohibition on sales of McDonald’s Happy Meals with kids’ toys. The ... Read more...

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San Francisco Approves Happy Meal Fast Food Toy Ban

November 6th, 2010 - 1:51 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a recent report from CNN, the Board of Supervisors for San Francisco, California has approved the proposed ban on ‘Happy Meal’ and other fast food toys which ... Read more...

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Britney, Kevin reunite for sons’ special day

June 27th, 2010 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 26 (IANS) Pop star Britney Spears and her ex-husband Kevin Federline came together for their sons' pre-school graduation. Spears, who formally separated from Federline in 2007, was accompanied by ... Read more...

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McDonalds Facing Lawsuit From US Consumer Group

June 23rd, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri June 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) McDonalds, the fast food giant has been warned by a US based consumer group for using its Happy Meals toys to allure the kids into its ... Read more...

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Fast food menus with calorie info lead to lower calorie intake

January 25th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): Fast food menus with calorie information have been found to reduce calorie intake by children, say researchers.Led by researcher Dr Pooja S. Tandon, from Seattle Children's Research Institute, ... Read more...

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UKs McDonalds outlets selling more burgers than ever before

January 7th, 2008 - 3:44 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 7 (ANI): Despite concerns about bulging waistlines and childhood obesity, the UK outlets of fast food giant McDonalds is selling more burgers than at any time since it arrived in ... Read more...

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Pole dancing ad tops 2007s most complained about ad list in Australia

December 25th, 2007 - 1:28 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Dec 25 (ANI): A television advertisement featuring a scantily clad pole dancer trying her level best not to succumb to her fast food cravings has been named 2007s most complained about ... Read more...

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