milk and dairy products

Shimla to go without milk from Friday

July 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 7 (IANS) Milk retailers in this Himachal Pradesh hill station have decided not to supply packaged milk for three days from Friday to demand a hike in commission ... Read more...

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Shimla goes without packaged milk

May 20th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 20 (IANS) Tourists and residents in Shimla might have to forgo milk in their tea for two days. Thousands of litres of pasteurized packaged milk will go waste ... Read more...

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Pak Govt mulling presidential ordinance to impose new taxes

March 2nd, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 2(ANI): The Pakistan Government is considering imposing new taxes- 15 per cent flood income tax surcharge and 2.5 per cent special excise duty- through a presidential ordinance, as it expects ... Read more...

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Karnataka eyes Indian diaspora to promote dairy exports

January 17th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Jan 17 (IANS) As the second largest milk producer after Gujarat in India, Karnataka is eying the large Indian diaspora to promote dairy exports and make a ... Read more...

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Amrita Patel elected to global dairy panel

December 6th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Dec 6 (IANS) Amrita Patel, chairman of the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB), has become the first Indian to be elected to the board of the International Dairy Federation (IDF), a ... Read more...

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Organic milk ad making waves in cyberspace

November 16th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 16 (ANI): A song about organic milk is gaining popularity as consumers have become increasingly concerned about where their food comes from.The advert for Yeo Valley milk and dairy ... Read more...

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Lactose intolerance misunderstood, say experts

February 26th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): People who are lactose intolerant often avoid milk and dairy products, thereby depriving themselves of calcium, vitamin D, and other essential nutrients. However, eliminating these nutrient-rich foods may ... Read more...

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In European restaurants, over a third of milk contaminated

January 30th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 30 (IANS) One-third of samples of milk and dairy products analysed in various restaurants in Europe are contaminated, says a new study. Researchers from the University of Valencia (UV) advised against ... Read more...

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KPMG identifies 11 areas for Indo-Bhutanese cooperation

August 23rd, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Thimphu (Bhutan), Aug.23 (ANI): Leading audit, tax and advisory services firm KPMG has reportedly identified eleven keys areas in which India and Bhutan can cooperate.Titled a 'Study of Investment Climate ... Read more...

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Six infants died, 294,000 took ill in China milk scandal (Roundup)

December 3rd, 2008 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 2 (DPA) At least six infants died and 294,000 were taken ill as they were fed milk contaminated with melamine, the Chinese health ministry said Tuesday.Four months after the scandal ... Read more...

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Asean to study impact of trade liberation on health

October 10th, 2008 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Oct 10 (DPA) Southeast Asian health ministers Friday called for a study on the impact of trade liberalisation on health to ensure that people are protected from harmful products that are ... Read more...

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Two Chinese babies dead after consuming tainted milk powder

September 15th, 2008 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Sept.15 (ANI): Two Chinese infants have died after consuming contaminated milk powder. A Xinhua report said that they were 1,253 babies infected with kidney stones after taking contaminated milk powders. Health Ministry ... Read more...

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