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Apr 08, 2015
Food safety in India compromised due to use of antibiotics and pesticidesContamination of food is a serious problem in India as use of antibiotics compromises food safety while junk food adds to the problem, a green body today said and advocated for a disease surveillance and alert system and better enforcement of food safety act.
Mar 19, 2015
Dairy giant Amul now plans to market camel milk in IndiaIt's good news for fitness freaks as diary giant Amul now plans to process and market camel milk in India if they get a nod from the Food Safety and Standards Association of India (FSSAI).
Dec 15, 2014
Government to make food adulteration penalty more severeLaws to prevent food and milk adulteration will be made more stringent and a task force set up to revisit the current legislation has been asked to give its report in 45 days, Health Minister J P Nadda informed Lok Sabha today.
Jul 21, 2014
China: McDonald's, KFC face new food scare with expired beef, chickenMcDonald's and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday after a Shanghai television station reported a supplier sold them expired beef and chicken.
Dec 25, 2013
Food adulteration on rise in Jammu & Kashmir, govt finally steps inCourts have ordered three major firms to pay a penalty for adulteration of food products.
Oct 22, 2013
SC directs FSSAI to conduct periodic checks of soft drinksThe Supreme Court today directed the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) to monitor and conduct periodic checks of all carbonated soft drinks as the issue relates to citizens' fundamental right to life guaranteed under the Constitution.
Oct 01, 2013
Manufacturing and sale of gutka must be banned: Centre tells SCThe Centre on Tuesday favoured a ban on all kinds of gutka saying the poor are vulnerable to it but expressed reservations on banning cigarettes as it is not "affordable to everyone".
Aug 05, 2013
Midday meal cooks will be trained by HRD ministry, decides ParliamentCooks engaged in mid-day meal scheme (MDMS) will be trained by the human resource development (HRD) ministry in association with the tourism ministry, parliament was told Monday
Jul 19, 2013
Maharashtra extends ban on gutkha, pan masala by another yearMaharashtra government today extended the ban on gutkha and pan masala across the state by another year
Jan 11, 2012
70% milk in Delhi contaminated; HC notice to Delhi govt, CenterDelhi HC sought the stands of the Union and city governments on a news report claiming that 70 per cent of milk samples lifted from the national capital were found to be contaminated.