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Aug 30, 2019
Two toddlers dead, 10 hospitalised after allegedly consuming contaminated food at orphanage in UP’s MathuraTwo toddlers died and 10 children were hospitalised after they allegedly consumed contaminated food, earlier this week, at an orphanage in Mathura, a senior district official said.
Jul 07, 2019
150 hospitalised in Assam following suspected food poisoning after consuming ‘prasad’, two criticalAt least 150 people, including women and children, have been hospitalised due to suspected food poisoning in Kamrup district, officials said.
Jul 03, 2019
Unhappy returns: Imelda Marcos' 90th birthday bash ruined as 261 hospitalised with suspected food poisioningImelda Marcos, the widow of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, was not affected, radio station DWIZ quoted her chief of staff as saying
Feb 10, 2019
At least 50 school students in Jharkhand fall ill due to food poisoning after eating 'prasad'At least 50 school students fell after eating 'prasad' in Lohardaga district on Sunday, Civil Surgeon Dr Vijay Kumar said.
Jan 09, 2019
Scientists solve the mystery of how salmonella bacteria infects plantsSalmonella sneaks in through a tiny gap created when a lateral root branches out.
Dec 18, 2018
Chamarajanagar food poisoning: Karnataka Police confirms presence of pesticide in prasad that killed 13Karnataka minister Puttaranga Shetty on 15 December confirmed the arrest of two people in connection with the death of 13 people who consumed prasad at Maramma temple in Chamarajanagar.
Dec 14, 2018
Chamarajanagar food poisoning: 15-year-old among 11 killed after consuming prasad in Karnataka; state announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratiaAt least 12 people, including a 15-year-old girl, died after consuming 'prasad' (holy offering) at a temple in Chamarajanagar in Karnataka, reports said.
Nov 27, 2018
High levels of arsenic in seafood are worrisome; studies show even harmless forms of chemical may be toxicSeafood and seafood products contain high levels of arsenic compounds. The chemical element is mainly found as arsenobetaine. DMAsV or MMAsV can be found in various types of fin-fish, crabs, and molluscs. Arsenocholine, which is mainly found in shrimp, is chemically similar to arsenobetaine.
Aug 16, 2018
16 students, staff member hospitalised after having food at a private school in Mumbai; food poisoning suspectedThe Class 7 students and the staff member ate food (dal khichdi) served to them at the Sahyadri Vidya Mandir in suburban Bhandup following which they complained of a stomachache.
Jul 23, 2018
9 more inmates of Mumbai's Byculla jail admitted to JJ Hospital over suspected food poisoning; 104 prisoners affected in past 4 daysNine more inmates of the Byculla prison in Mumbai have fallen sick due to suspected food poisoning, taking the total count of the affected prisoners, most of them women, to 104 over the last four days.