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Climate change is threatening the world's food supply, says new IPCC report
science

Climate change is threatening the world's food supply, says new IPCC report

Meat consumption has levelled off in rich nations, where fast-food chains offer faux meat alternatives.

Alia Bhatt, Narendra Modi, & Aamir Khan have one thing in common, can you guess?
science

Alia Bhatt, Narendra Modi, & Aamir Khan have one thing in common, can you guess?

Here are ten Indian influencers that are vocal about living Meatless & their reasons for it.

Appetising in taste, adulterated in content: Your paneer may be gourmet's delight, but it might just be spurious
India

Appetising in taste, adulterated in content: Your paneer may be gourmet's delight, but it might just be spurious

Throughout August 2018, there has been a statewise  “crackdown” over a thousand spurious milk product/paneer factories in Punjab (out of many thousand).

'Do you want everybody in India to become vegetarian?': SC asks petitioner over plea against export of meat
India

'Do you want everybody in India to become vegetarian?': SC asks petitioner over plea against export of meat

A bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta made the observation while hearing a public interest litigation (PIL) which said that export of meat cannot be encouraged or promoted in the country.

Busting hegemony of vegetarianism: When allowed, Indians prefer eating meat, many coerced to under-report beef-eating practices
India

Busting hegemony of vegetarianism: When allowed, Indians prefer eating meat, many coerced to under-report beef-eating practices

The 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.

IIT Bombay students who eat non-vegetarian asked to use separate plates at hostel mess
India

IIT Bombay students who eat non-vegetarian asked to use separate plates at hostel mess

The IIT Bombay has reportedly asked the students to use separate plates to eat non-vegetarian food at the mess of the residential hostel

Telangana woman disfigures lover's face to pass him off as dead husband: Paramour's veg diet led to duo being nabbed
India

Telangana woman disfigures lover's face to pass him off as dead husband: Paramour's veg diet led to duo being nabbed

A 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.

Pune University circular stating only 'vegetarian teetotaller' students eligible for gold medal sparks outrage
India

Pune University circular stating only 'vegetarian teetotaller' students eligible for gold medal sparks outrage

Savitribai Phule Pune University faced the ire of student groups and social media when a circular unearthed some absurd requirements for acquiring a college award

Study indicates iron and zinc deficiencies can be addressed through simple measures
News & Analysis

Study indicates iron and zinc deficiencies can be addressed through simple measures

Iron and zinc deficiencies are widespread even amongst well-nourished children.

Why Air India going vegetarian-only is a sham: Data contradict every logic given by the airline
Business

Why Air India going vegetarian-only is a sham: Data contradict every logic given by the airline

Junior civil aviation minister told Lok Sabha that no directive has been given to Air India on whether to cut out non-vegetarian meals from domestic flights

Before you eat veal, think about the tortured, beaten, blinded and bound calf it's come from
Life

Before you eat veal, think about the tortured, beaten, blinded and bound calf it's come from

People who eat veal basically are eating the pale and tender meat of a very sick baby cow who was tortured to death. They are also eating all the antibiotics and hormones that kept the baby alive long after its body had given up.

Omar Abdullah questions Air India's New Year resolution to serve only vegetarian meals on short haul flights
India

Omar Abdullah questions Air India's New Year resolution to serve only vegetarian meals on short haul flights

Come 1 January, loss-making government-run Air India will not serve non-vegetarian food to its economy class passengers on flights upto 90 minutes duration.

Vegetarian and proud: Mumbai restaurants with the best global vegetarian cuisine
Life

Vegetarian and proud: Mumbai restaurants with the best global vegetarian cuisine

If you are a vegetarian then this is a cruel world for you. Don’t worry we have some options for you.

Khana khazana for Modi in UAE: Sanjeev Kapoor flown to Abu Dhabi for PM's special veg dinner
World

Khana khazana for Modi in UAE: Sanjeev Kapoor flown to Abu Dhabi for PM's special veg dinner

Star chef Sanjeev Kapoor was flown to Abu Dhabi today to cook a special vegetarian fare for Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the dinner hosted by the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.

Govt order forcing cosmetic firms to declare 'non-veg products' under HC scanner
India

Govt order forcing cosmetic firms to declare 'non-veg products' under HC scanner

The Delhi High Court on Monday sought the Centre's response on pharma major Reckitt Benckiser's plea challenging a government notification mandating that every pack of cosmetics should indicate whether it has any ingredient of animal origin.

Vegetarian canteens for IITs: Here's why Smriti Irani's ministry is wrong to push for them
India

Vegetarian canteens for IITs: Here's why Smriti Irani's ministry is wrong to push for them

While the students may not have asked for it, the Union Human Resources Development Ministry has asked the Indian Institutes of Technology to explore the possibility of having separate canteens for its vegetarian students .

PETA offering $1,000 to students who turn vegetarian
Life

PETA offering $1,000 to students who turn vegetarian

PETA, the global animal rights organisation, is offering $1,000 to the first group of US students who banish meat from their college dining hall.