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May 22, 2018
As push to turn India towards vegetarianism gathers steam, data reveals 80% men and 70% women relish meatIt is important to assess the average diet of Indians because both malnutrition and obesity are a problem in the country: 53.7 percent of women and 22.7 percent men are anaemic, while 20.7 percent of women and 18.9 percent men are obese
Apr 09, 2018
Busting hegemony of vegetarianism: When allowed, Indians prefer eating meat, many coerced to under-report beef-eating practicesThe notion of ‘non-vegetarian’ (which the researchers state is a pejorative used against those who eat meat) and the discourse around vegetarianism, then, reflect the hegemony enjoyed (thus far) by the ‘minority’ vegetarian population.
Mar 13, 2018
Cosmetic products often advertised as being made from 'natural sources' are not free of animal organs, secretionsIs it possible to be vegan in a world which is now totally dependent on truly useless things made from animals? When something is advertised as “natural sources” it usually means animal sources.
Feb 06, 2018
IIT-Bombay issues clarification, says it has not banned non-vegetarian food at campus eateryThe Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay has reportedly clarified that it has not banned non-vegetarian food in the campus.
Jan 16, 2018
IIT Bombay students who eat non-vegetarian asked to use separate plates at hostel messThe IIT Bombay has reportedly asked the students to use separate plates to eat non-vegetarian food at the mess of the residential hostel
Dec 28, 2017
South Delhi restaurants and shops barred from displaying meat in the open; civic body says people were 'affected by its sight'Scrumptious seekh kebabs on skewers and juicy chicken tikkas spread in front of food stalls to draw meat-loving customers may soon have to be relegated to inside shelves in south Delhi, as the area's civic body has banned their display in the open
Dec 13, 2017
Telangana woman disfigures lover's face to pass him off as dead husband: Paramour's veg diet led to duo being nabbedA woman murdered her husband and nearly swapped him with her paramour through plastic surgery but it was a bowl of mutton soup which spilled the beans.
Dec 11, 2017
Hate animal cruelty? Then complain about 'natural sources' in your food and cosmetics, save thousands of lives“Natural sources” is a very deceptive word. If vegetarian, the food writes clearly that it is from vegetable sources. But, most often in the health and food industry, especially in the cosmetics area, it means animal sources such as organs, glands, fat, protein, and oil. There is a reason that companies write their products in such small type that it is almost impossible to read them, but do try. Your one complaint and insistence on a non-animal alternative could save thousands of lives.
Nov 10, 2017
Pune University circular stating only 'vegetarian teetotaller' students eligible for gold medal sparks outrageSavitribai Phule Pune University faced the ire of student groups and social media when a circular unearthed some absurd requirements for acquiring a college award
Oct 17, 2017
Hotel management ceases to be exclusive domain of meat eaters in India as vegetarians quietly take firm footingYoga, Ayurveda, and other ancient medicines are based on vegetarianism. With the availability of options for vegetarians, vegetarian food will become better and more people will turn vegetarian, becoming healthier in the process.