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Mar 28, 2018
CAG slams FDA for shortage of drug inspectors, firms and their licence renewalThe country's apex auditor CAG has slammed the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), an agency of the Maharashtra government, over the shortage of drug inspectors in the department and a host of other issues.
Mar 27, 2018
FSSAI to amend licensing norms, reclassify food businesses on the basis of turnover to align with GSTFood safety authority FSSAI on Tuesday said it will reclassify food businesses on the basis of turnover to align with the goods and services tax (GST)
Jan 10, 2018
McDonald's outlet at High Street Phoenix in Lower Parel gets FDA notice for poor food qualityThe FDA had reportedly conducted a "surprise check" on the McDonald's outlet in High Street Phoenix at Lower Parel for alleged violation of the Food Safety Standards Act, by cooking in unhygienic conditions, and also not displaying its licence copy prominently.
Jan 08, 2018
Food distribution initiatives across India are helping citizens reduce wastage, feed hygienic meals to poorEncouraging food distribution initiatives, the FSSAI hopes to go beyond its mandate of ensuring safe and standardised food to the needy.
Dec 20, 2017
CAG criticises Union health ministry, FSSAI for failing to frame regulations under Food Safety and Standards ActCAG has come down heavily on the FSSAI for not framing regulations in line with the provisions of the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006.
Nov 30, 2017
Nestle asked to pay fine, co says Maggi does not have 'ash content', noodles have always been safeFMCG major Nestle India, which is facing penalty over alleged "ash content" in Maggi, said the company does not use it while manufacturing the popular noodles.
Nov 14, 2017
FSSAI tightens the noose around eateries without food licenceAccording to the FSSAI CEO, the regulator will soon make it mandatory for all food businesses to have at least one person as food safety supervisor who has to be trained and certified as per its curriculum
Oct 29, 2017
Thanks to Monsanto's reckless practices, Bt toxins in adulterant cottonseed oil may be seeping into your samosasBt cotton seed is being freely blended into refined and other edible oils as non-genetically modified cottonseed oil despite the regulation against it.
Sep 09, 2017
FSSAI to introduce technology-based system to ensure transparent food safety inspectionFSSAI to introduce a technology-based system to ensure that food safety inspection and sampling are conducted in a transparent and objective manner.
Aug 12, 2017
GM mustard row: SC says 30 days time should be given for raising objections after issuing notificationSC said that if any notification is issued by the Centre for sale of GM food products in the market, one month time should be given for raising objections