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Feb 25, 2015
Delhi HC reserves order on plea seeking ban on junk food in schoolsThe Delhi High Court on Wednesday reserved its order on a plea seeking an immediate ban on junk food and carbonated drinks in all unaided and private schools after the amicus curiae strongly advocated for a complete stop.
Feb 18, 2015
Delhi HC seeks suggestion for guidelines on sale of junk food in schoolsThe Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought suggestions from various stakeholders on draft guidelines of an expert committee on regulation of sale of junk food and aerated drinks in and around school premises in the country.
Feb 10, 2015
Your McDonald's burger just turned a tad healthier as co cuts salt & calories in IndiaThe reduction of salt in fries, buns and nuggets was part of a global push to reduce sodium levels in its food
Sep 03, 2014
Want to kill that junk food craving? Try this green drinkA spinach extract containing green leaf membranes called thylakoids decreases "hedonic hunger" - eating for pleasure rather than to satisfy a biological need - by up to 95 percent and increases weight loss by 43 percent, new research indicates.
Jun 30, 2014
Why banning junk food in schools isn't a bad ideaA report on The Telegraph says that the women and child development ministry in India is mulling a ban on fried food in the cafetaria. They might also ban the sale of what is usually called junk food around the school.
Jun 04, 2014
Maneka Gandhi plans to propse ban on junk food in schools across IndiaThe objective is to "make available good quality, safe food to students in school canteens", said officials from the WCD Ministry.
Sep 27, 2013
Want fruit instead of fries? McDonalds will soon allow that optionMcDonald's, which often bears the brunt of criticism over the restaurant industry's penchant for tempting diners with indulgent and often high-calorie food, said it would offer the option in all of its 20 major global markets by 2020.
Jun 06, 2012
Disney to ban junk food ads on programmes for kidsWalt Disney Company has announced it will become the first major media company to ban junk-food advertising on its TV, radio and online programmes that target children.
Apr 03, 2012
Junk food debate: Sunita Narain turns victory into defeatIt all began with a survey by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) titled “Eat at your own risk.”
Aug 26, 2011
Ticking bomb: Half of US will be 'obese by 2030'One in every two American adults will be obese by 2030, adding hugely to the country's health costs, according to studies published on Friday that highlight the growing burden of the world's obesity pandemic.