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Dubai fast food chain comes to Delhi


January 31st, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31, (IANS) After establishing themselves in southern India, Dubai-based halal fast food chain ChicKing has opened its first outlet here in north India, promising unique and lip-smacking ... Read more...

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KFC eyes 500 restaurants in India by 2015


December 18th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Putting behind violent protests against its entry in the mid-1990s, American restaurant chain Kentucky Fried Chicken, better known as KFC, has thrived on the ... Read more...

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Obama fried chicken forced to change name


October 11th, 2011 - 12:13 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An eatery in Beijing has been forced to change its name after the American fried chicken giant Kentucky Fried Chicken threatened to sue. Three Chinese university students ... Read more...

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FBI spied on Beatles, Michael Jackson, even KFC boss


April 14th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) Classified FBI files that have now been made public reveal that the American domestic intelligence agency spied on the Beatles and Michael Jackson in case ... Read more...

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KFC ditches 50-yr-old ‘finger lickin’ good’ punch line for healthier slogan


February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): For 50 years, Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) has attracted customers with its 'finger lickin' good' punch line, but the company has decided to ditch the slogan for a ... Read more...

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Cairo begins to stabilise, pyramids deserted


February 6th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egypt is suffering revenue losses from lack of tourists even as the country tries to return to normal life after two weeks of protests aimed at ousting ... Read more...

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New technique recovers ‘unrecyclable’ ciggie packs, milk cartons, stickers


December 6th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 6 (ANI): A Thai firm has developed a technology that can recover pulp from laminated and other paper previously impossible to recycle.Paijit Sangchai's firm, Flexoresearch, has developed a series of ... Read more...

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KFC to Offer $20,000 for Best Tweet


November 18th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kentucky Fried Chicken, otherwise known as ‘KFC’ revealed their plan today to award twenty thousand dollars to the college tuition of the high school student who offers the ... Read more...

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Heart patients better off eating a KFC Double Down than one egg yolk!


November 2nd, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): Consuming one egg yolk can increase chances of vascular diseases much more than eating a Double Down from Kentucky Fried Chicken, says a new study.An egg yolk, depending ... Read more...

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Miss USA Alexandria Mills Wins Miss World 2010 Pageant


October 31st, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sanya, Oct 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Miss United States Of America Alexandria Mills turned out to be winner of the 60th annual Miss world beauty pageant which was held on Saturday ... Read more...

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KFC’s Gamble On The ‘Double Down’ Is Working Rather Effectively


May 21st, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 21, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Kentucky Fried Chicken’s (KFC) mouthwatering Double Down sandwich has become a massive success. It has become such an immense success that the company desires to ... Read more...

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KFC to keep the ‘Double down Sandwich’ on its menu


May 21st, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Louisville, May 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) said that its Double Down chicken Sandwich would still be on the company's menu after the 23rd of May. The company initially said ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Jason Alexander Joins ‘Jenny Craig’ For Weight Loss


May 18th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez May 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jason Alexander is taking the issue of obesity quite seriously. Not unlike many other celebrities Jason Alexander too has become an ambassador of anti-obesity. The former ... Read more...

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Warrants Issued Again Against Randy Quaid And His Wife


April 15th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): American actor and comedian, Randy Quaid, and his wife, are desired by the establishment again. The couple was detained in Texas in September last ... Read more...

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Strictly veg! Taarak.. makers chop KFC ad


April 14th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 14, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Taarak Mehta ka ooltah chashmah is the literary work of a Gujarati. The protagonists are Gujaratis, the producer is a Gujarati and major chunk of the show's ... Read more...

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KFC in UK gets ‘halal’ treatment!


March 25th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 25 (ANI): Kentucky Fried Chicken has stopped serving bacon at its 86 branches in Britain to avoid offending Muslim customers.The "halal trial" implies that pork or other "unlawful" meat not ... Read more...

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Peta State Of The Union Undress Ad 2010


January 28th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Very recently, Peta has released an Ad called the Peta State Of The Union Undressed. It is meant to create awareness among people about the Kentucky ... Read more...

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Jaipuria Group’s Pepsi venture under Maoist attack in Nepal


December 5th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 5 (IANS) India's Ravi Jaipuria Group, which is the sole bottler of Pepsi in north India and Nepal, has shelved its plans to expand in the Himalayan republic ... Read more...

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KFC, Pizza Hut come to Nepal


November 22nd, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 22 (IANS) After setting the capital abuzz for months, fast food giants Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) and Pizza Hut Sunday finally descended on Kathmandu with a soft launch ... Read more...

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Yum Restaurants to invest $150 mn on expansion


November 10th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Yum Restaurants, which operates the Pizza Hut and Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) chains, Tuesday said it will open India's first Taco Bell restaurant in Bangalore by the ... Read more...

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Over the moon with some authentic Chinese cuisine (Eating out with IANS) (With image)


November 3rd, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman Honestly, haven't we had enough of Chinese food and Chinese food joints in Delhi? May be. But to dismiss Ginger Moon, a young restaurant in the heart of the capital, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Boston Market Printable Coupon Gives Complete Meal For 1 Dollar


October 30th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct. 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This weekend, people can have some sumptuous food at a discounted price. After Kentucky Fried Chicken, it is now the Boston Market that have decided to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Girl sues KFC for $10M over brain damage from Chicken Twister


August 3rd, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
KFC sued after salmonella from Chicken Twister damages 7yr-old girl's brainMelbourne, August 3 (ANI): A healthy seven-year-old girl was crippled and brain damaged from salmonella poisoning after eating a Chicken Twister from ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson ’suffered from bulimia’


July 17th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): Michael Jackson was suffering from bulimia before he died, a close family friend of the Jacksons has revealed."Michael was bulimic. It hit me when Magic Johnson was ... Read more...

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Coke, KFC’s secret recipe ‘myth’ busted


July 4th, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 4 (ANI): A writer claims to have busted the "myths" behind the claims made by leading brands like Coke and Kentucky Fried Chicken to emphasise the uniqueness of their secret-ingredient-containing ... Read more...

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PETA activists protest against KFC’s cruel treatment of chickens


June 4th, 2009 - 8:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI): Activists of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) on Thursday staged a demonstration outside American fast food outlet Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) restaurant in New ... Read more...

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PETA activists want KFC boycotted


June 4th, 2009 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Alleging abusive treatment of chickens by Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) in India, animal rights group PETA Thursday distributed balloons urging customers to boycott the popular fast food ... Read more...

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PETA activists protest in Chandigarh


April 7th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Apr 7 (ANI): Activists of the Indian chapter of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) on Tuesday staged a protest in Chandigarh against cruelty towards poultry birds.Accusing the leading ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson spoofs KFC founder in TV commercial


February 26th, 2009 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 25 (IANS) Hollywood actor Mel Gibson has acted in a spoof trailer for a film telling the story of Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) founder Colonel Sanders. Dailymail.co.uk reports the 53-year-old actor ... Read more...

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McDonald’’s waste makes up nearly a third of fast food litter on UK streets


January 13th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Wrappers and cups from McDonald''s meals make up the largest proportion of litter on Britain''s streets, according to a new survey.The study, conducted by Keep Britain ... Read more...

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Bathing in restaurant basin get KFC employees the sack!


December 12th, 2008 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 12 (ANI): Three KFC teenage workers have been sacked for turning the restaurant basin into their personal hot tub.Three teenage girls working for northern California KFC lost their ... Read more...

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Shiv vada-pav will be as popular as McDonald’s burger: Uddhav Thackeray


November 25th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray has said that the branded Shiv vada-pav launched here would gain popularity across the world and even compete with global burger giants ... Read more...

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A peek-a-boo into Britains dirtiest flat


September 12th, 2008 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 12 (ANI): The crown of being the owner of the Britains dirtiest flat can go to Chris Dowling, whose 100,000 pounds studio flat was left full of rubbish by ... Read more...

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Americas first visitors may not have been from Polynesia, suggests new study


July 29th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 29 (ANI): A new study has rebuffed the theory that seafaring Polynesians and their chickens beat Columbus to the Americas by a century.In 2007, a chicken bone found ... Read more...

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Two PETA activists protest but express ignorance about cause


July 17th, 2008 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 17 (IANS) Two activists of the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) held a protest outside a Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) restaurant here but expressed ignorance about the ... Read more...

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