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Food packed in newspapers slowly poisoning Indians

Food packed in newspapers slowly poisoning Indians

Using newspapers to pack or serve food -- a common practice among street vendors -- is a safety hazard, according to the country’s food regulatory body which has warned that consumers are slowly being poisoned by cancer-causing agents and microbes. “Wrapping food in newspapers is an unhealthy practice and the consumption of such food is injurious to health, even if the food has been cooked hygienically,” The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India said in an advisory., 2 months ago

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Erring water bottling plants come under the scanner

The Mysuru district administration has asked the Department of Food Safety to crack down on water bottling plants that lack proper licences and ISI and FSSAI certification.Deputy Commissioner D. Rand...
 The Hindu2 months ago

SDMC asks schools to fix infra glitches soon

To ensure the safety of students in schools the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has asked the school authorities to fix infrastructure glitches before it reopens on January 19. The schools were to reopen on January 16, but due to the harsh weather ...
 DNA1 month ago

Display caffeine content info on containers: FDA to McDonald's

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in Maharashtra has asked the restaurant chain McDonald's to serve the beverages having caffeine only in containers displaying the label mentioning "contains caffeine". "There are adverse effects of consumption of ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Six inspectors for 500,000 Delhi eateries

One food inspector for 83,333 eateries! With just six food inspectors to monitor the 5 lakh-odd street food vendors, dhabas, caf├ęs and high-end eateries in India's food capital, that's the absurd math the Food and Drug Department deals with everyday. Tasked ...
 DNA2 months ago

Khan Market shops under scanner

Delhi’s luxury shopping hub Khan Market is under the scanner from the Food Department. Officials from the department say that end of October they had collected six food samples of cheese and ketchup from both Khan Market and INA market, out of which ...
 DNA2 months ago

Chennai, Puducherry brace to face Cyclone Vardah

[India], Dec. 12 (ANI): Puducherry has geared up its official machinery to face the threat of cyclone Vardah which is expected to make a landfall today afternoon, as the state government has declared holiday for all schools and colleges in Puducherry and ...
 Sify2 months ago Cyclone Vardah: Heavy rainfall expected, rescue teams on alert  Sify2 months ago Cyclone Vardah likely to cross Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh coasts today  Sify2 months ago

From loathed to loved: Villagers rally to save Greater Adjutant stork

QUICK PILL The Greater Adjutant stork ( Leptoptilos dubius ) could once be found from India to Southeast Asia in the hundreds of thousands. Long despised and treated as a pest, this giant, ungainly bird is endangered with just 1,000 remaining by the 1990s.
 catchnews.com2 months ago

Odisha orders testing of soft drinks

The Odisha government has asked district health officials to collect samples of soft drinks in the state after heavy metals were found in different soft drinks in other parts of the country, said an official on Thursday.The State Food Safety Commissioner has ...
 Prokerala2 months ago
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