India’s top colleges not following food safety standards: FSSAI report
For the report, 12 central institutions of higher education were audited of which, only two were found to abide by the rules
Junk food vs samosa
Why Indian traditional food items and snacks score over a pack of chips or instant noodles even if they have similar levels of fats, salt and sugar
Junk food monster: It's time for a red alert
Delays and dilutions have derailed regulations of packaged and fast foods. Is it time to press the panic button?
सीएसई लैब रिपोर्ट: आपकी सेहत से खिलवाड़ कर रहे हैं कंपनियां और रेगुलेटर
#Everybitekills सरकारी रेगुलेटर एफएसएसएआई की लेटलतीफी और कमजोर प्रयासों ने पैकेटबंद और फास्ट फूड के नियमन को बेपटरी कर दिया है। क्या अब आपातकालीन ...
FSSAI expert group recommendations on junk food regulation add nothing new
Its report asks for additional tax on junk food and ban on advertising such foods on children's shows but has no plan for implementation
Another year of not-so-green Ganesh Visarjans?
Junk food monster: Misleading labels on trans fat
Most of the food samples tested by CSE had higher trans fat levels than declared
Junk food monster: When McDonald's had to go back on its ad
Fast food co invited consumers to replace home-cooked meals with its products
FSSAI further delays implementation of amended food labelling standards
Notified in May 2016, this amendment was previously extended by six months till December 2016 and then further to February 27, 2017
Junk food monster: Communicating diseases
A lab study by the Centre for Science and Environment has found extremely high levels of salt, fat and trans fat in junk foods responsible for …
हाथ से निकलती रेत
रेत की कमी और अवैध उत्खनन के दोहरे खतरे से लड़ने के लिए आयातित रेत की क्षमता को महसूस किया जा रहा है।
Fuming over food
The US food industry tries hard to dilute dietary guidelines. A story that repeats itself across the world
Renewables ministry guidelines for PM-KUSUM fail to address key concerns
The scheme aims to provide energy security along with financial and water security to farmers
What to eat and avoid during menstruation
Symptoms like cramps, mood swings, depression etc, have increased due to lifestyle changes
New cholesterol study may lead you to ask: Pass the eggs, or pass on the eggs?
A recent study examined the association between dietary cholesterol or egg consumption with cardiovascular disease and all causes of mortality
IPCC Special Report: Scientific consensus must form basis for political action
It is the integrity of the scientific process that must take precedence over politics, rather than the other way round
Rajasthan drafts its own wildlife tourism guidelines
Allows tourism in core tiger habitats and areas in reserves from where villages were uprooted
Govt refuses to answer queries on junk food labelling rules, again
It had been asked to comment on a recent study by CSE about labelling regulations for junk food
जानिए, क्या हैं फूड लेबलिंग के नियम-कायदे और फायदे?
भारत में खाने-पीने की चीजों के विज्ञापन और लेबलिंग से जुड़े नियम-कायदों में कई खामियां हैं। नामी फूड ब्रांड भी इन कमियों का फायदा ...
Junk food monster: Take a look inside what you eat
From chips to fries, noodles to pizzas, CSE laboratory tested 33 products — 14 packaged foods and 19 fast foods — for salt, fat, …
Scientists pave the way for a new therapy for type 2 diabetes
They have found that an enzyme plays a major role in determining the ability of cells to detect and respond to the hormone insulin
Only 16 per cent of potential community forest rights granted in Kerala
Of the 779 community claims, including CFR, passed by the gram sabha, only 328 have been cleared by the District Level Committee, shows a report …
UGC asks universities to act against junk food
The commission issued a circular asking for a ban on junk food and awareness drives for students
सीएसई लैब रिपोर्ट पर जवाब देने से बच रही हैं कंपनियां
#Everybitekills एफएसएसएआई अपने खुद के नियमों को लागू करने में देरी कर सकता है लेकिन सीएसई ने उन्हीं नियमों का इस्तेमाल कर जाना कि ...
62 booked in Bhagalpur for idol immersion in violation of NGT directives
According to reports, idols have been immersed in the Ganga and its tributaries across Bihar from Durga Puja till Chhath