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Mid-day meal horror continues, 150 kids fall sick across India

As the mid-day meal school tragedy in Bihar fuelled food safety concerns, more cases of children falling ill after consuming free food or contaminated water have come to light from Tamil Nadu,......

'Ensure hygienic manufacture of prasadam in Sabarimala'

Accepting the report of the Food Safety Commissioner, that appam at Sabarimala was unfit for human consumption, the Kerala high court on Tuesday observed there was lack of proper management in the......

Worm in chicken; KFC outlet in Kerala closed down

The outlet of Kentucky Fried Chicken in Thiruvananthapuram has been closed down by the state Food Safety Authorities after a worm was found in a chicken dish bought by a customer from the......

Ants in mineral water; Mumbai plant shut

Food and Drug Administration authorities in Maharashtra on Friday suspended production at a mineral water plant in Vile Parle, Mumbai, following reports that ants were found in one of the bottles......

WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

Here's your weekly dose of weird, true and funny news from around the world. Man eats an entire turkey in ten minutes, wins Rs 3 lakh Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating......

Packaged food import becomes a sticky issue

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has put its foot down and said 'labelling requirements will not be relaxed' for any packaged food supplier, as these are very 'sensitive' products.......

Govt plans to 'promote' GM food rather than regulate it

The Biotechnology Regulatory Authority of India Bill in the current form sides with the companies in genetically modified business rather than ensuring safety of these foods, writes Kavitha......

Zombie wheat case: GM food safety debate far from settled

Efforts by Indian activists to challenge the Biotechnology Regulatory Authority Bill, now pending in Parliament, may get a boost from a controversy that has broken out in the US Agricultural......

New food safety law to cost India Rs 15,000 cr

India will need Rs 15,000-17,000 crore (Rs 150-170 billion) in four to five years for implementing the Food Safety & Standards Rules, 2011, according to estimates by the health ministry.The......

Changes coming on food safety rules

The country is about to witness dramatic changes in food norms, impacting the industry significantly, if initiatives being taken by the Food Safety & Standards Authorityare a yardstick.Formulation......

'Go after Sanjay Dutt and kill him'

'Two things were clear: Firstly, Salem and Sanjay were no longer friends. Two, Salem was gunning for Sanjay.' 'The actor was in Goa at the time, along with his friend and the director of Kaante,......

Saira Banu: Dilip Kumar stable; we're praying for full recovery

Veteran actor Dilip Kumar, who was rushed to Lilavati hospital on Sunday night after he complained of uneasiness in the chest, is now stable and according to the doctors treating him, there is......

  People speak for food safety authorities

  • QNA
Q. Is product safety taken seriously in India??
:  A. No , there is no knowledge or awareness about product safety in our country , even among the educated people , in the case of electrical...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-product-safety-taken-seriously-in-india//answers/16757626

cyrus irani
Q. What is this BT Brinjal issue?
Cyrus Irani:  A. Release of Bt brinjal into the environment for food, feed and cultivation may present a serious risk for human and animal health; the GM aubergine...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-this-bt-brinjal-issue/16757555/answers/16492548

hitler
Q. What is "ISI MARK" and HOW it works ?
Hitler :  A. 1) ISI MARK: - Indian Standards Institution 2) Function:-1. Formulation of Indian Standards for products and services by bringing together and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-isi-mark-and-how-it-works-/16492338/answers/1426098

udaya rodrigues
Q. Usually Common Man Stay away from Politic but NETAS spends their entire life in Politics. So don\'t they deserve to do whatever they want in Politics?
Udaya Rodrigues:  A. No one to listen to Comman man. He is so busy like bee in making his life and family stable and tension free . He is never seen a relieved life...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/usually-common-man-stay-away-from-politic-but-netas-spends-t/1426004/answers/14144159

Raj R Agrawal
Q. Why our Govt is not so serious for over population problem ?
Raj R Agrawal:  A. Over Population has been controlled to a larger extent in India, but more serious problems are Unemployment, terrorism, corruption, insecurity,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-our-govt-is-not-so-serious-for-over-population-problem-/14142620/answers/13077118

  Web results for Food Safety Authorities
Shops raided after concerns over toffees sold to children

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Report sought from Food Safety Officer over the products Concerns have been expressed by parents and... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Mangalore/shops-raided-after-concerns-over-toffees-sold-to-children/article6724644.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Lawn parties out, hotels add safety steps for women

PUNE: Women's safety figures right at the top on the Pune police's list of to-do things on New Year's eve. For one, they have banned outdoor lawn... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/pune/Lawn-parties-out-hotels-add-safety-steps-for-women/articleshow/45635368.cms
Govt to accelerate Rs 20Kcr investment proposals of US cos

Ahead of President Barack Obama's visit next month, India is working overtime to iron out irritants in investment commitments worth nearly Rs.... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/business-news/govt-to-accelerate-rs-20k-cr-investment-proposals-of-us-cos/article1-1300095.aspx
Sun Pharma shines but sterilization deaths raise a stink

For once, and that too on an early Monday morning, journalists tweeted earlier than birds. At 4:48 a.m. on April 7, many groggy-eyed writers were... ...

http://businesstoday.intoday.in/story/2014-year-roundup-pharma-sector-deals-sun-ranbaxy-usfda/1/213870.html
A decade later

Ten years after the Indian Ocean Tsunami, the pain seems to be still fresh. However, the world's deadliest catastrophe triggered, not only affected... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/95941-a-decade-later.html

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