Taste for tradition
Home delivery services are taking traditional food everywhere. And the market is catching up too
Another problem with China's coal: Mercury in rice
A study finds that coal pollution in China is leading to people getting significant levels of mercury poisoning from …
A juicy business
Cold-pressed juice is the latest fad among the country's health-conscious lot. Is it worth it?
Protein levels are rapidly declining in all foods in India
We are also consuming less protein-rich foods. What are the gulfs in our diet?
Making markets work
Fig in coconut sauce
FSSAI implements ban on colistin use
The food regulatory body came up with the draft of the amendment and directed that it be operationalised immediately
Rs 2 lakh crore: This is what government owes the Food Corporation of India
Without the fund, FCI is borrowing money with a high interest rate; government might not be able to procure foodgrains as expected impacting …
Glyphosate use increased 1500% since genetically modified crops were introduced
Cultivation of genetically modified herbicide tolerant crops relies heavily on glyphosate, a possible carcinogen
Can India achieve its goal to be a zero trans fats nation by 2022?
Not if the food industry has its way. They do not see a link between trans fats and ill health
Tips to check quality of some common foods
Some simple tests to check oil, honey, sugar and other items for adulteration
Reversing food cycle
Processed and packaged food and sweetened beverages have become a part of our life. They have replaced traditional and fresh foods. Food companies,…
Rising popularity of artificial vanilla puts Kerala farmers in distress
Vanilla is said to be the world's most popular flavour. As much as 40 per cent of the world's ice cream is vanilla flavoured. Its sweet, mildly …
Natural and pure?
There is no way one can tell
COVID-19 will magnify food shortage in Africa
The pandemic can more than double the number of people facing food crisis, unless swift action is taken, warned Global Network Against Food …
Back like a bad penny
115 nations, 12 dirty chemicals and a compromise that leaves DDT free to further pollutethe foodchain
320 million children worldwide missing out on meals due to COVID-19: WFP
Open letter calls upon Prime Minister Modi to ensure food security for all
मोटे अनाजों को बढ़ावा देने के लिए मध्यप्रदेश सरकार ला रही मिलेट मिशन
सरकार कई दौर की बैठकों के बाद मिलेट मिशन कॉरपोरेशन बनाने जा रही है। इस प्रोजेक्ट में कोदो, कुटकी, ज्वार, बाजरा, रागी, समा इत्यादि फसलों ...
अतिशय मौसम की घटनाओं ने भारत को महंगाई के इस दौर तक पहुंचाया
आने वाले सालों में खाने-पीने की चीजें और महंगी हो सकती हैं
खाद्य सुरक्षा के साथ पोषण सुरक्षा भी जरूरी
गरीब बच्चों तक अन्न पहुंचाना उतना बड़ा मुद्दा नहीं है। लेकिन फिर सवाल उठता है कि आखिर बच्चे कुपोषित क्यों हैं?
FSSAI plans to train food safety workers
Govt claims Food Safety Mitras will help reduce hassles for businesses
FSSAI’s new draft regulation for food safety will promote informed consumer choice
The mandatory colour coding for sugary and salty foods can prevent people from developing non-communicable diseases like hypertension, diabetes
Trick question: Why is food production up despite fewer pollinators
In the last 50 years, the global agriculture’s reliance on crops dependent on pollinators like bees has grown by 300 per cent