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According to an update by the Times of India, a food laboratory driven by high-end technology is to be set up at Margao in Goa. The lab is going to be run by the Export Inspection Agency (EIA) and will

The unchecked selling of formalin-laced fish has led Goa to put a ban on allowing fish from other states reports F&B News. The ban has been put in place for six months after a scare had spread in the state

The popular food street or khau galli in Mumbai located in Ghatkopar received a lesson on food safety and hygiene last week reports Mumbai Mirror. This special training was a part of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and

Along with e-catering service becoming strong, people opting for pizza on their train journey, there are increasing amenities for passengers as the weeks go by. According to the latest update by GQ India, Mumbai Central Local Station now has a

The brand popular for its milkshakes, Keventers has launched three outlets of Ice Creamery in Delhi NCR on Tuesday. It has thus expanded its product portfolio by brining premium ice cream to the market. The outlets are currently located at

Indian railways have finally taken an initiative to upgrade the pantry cars to international standards. Their aim is to improve the food quality served on the trains especially on the long-distance trains.  The task has been delegated to IRCTC (Indian

On 31st October, about a week before Diwali, Fabelle Exquisite Chocolates unveiled their Ruby Gianduja Chocolates in the presence of the media at ITC Grand Central. The launch was followed by a masterclass by Celebrity Chef Sarah Todd and Fabelle’s

According to the report by the Hindustan Times, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has asked for non-inclusion of beef in the menu for the Indian Cricket Team. They’ve sent an advance party group to Cricket Australia

According to a report by the Times of India, ever since the formation of the Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) till date, the number of food safety officers is the same in Nashik. Then and now, only 10 officers are

China has decided to lift the ban on import of the rapeseed meal from India reports the F&B News. The update came when the General Administration of Customs of China posted a statement on their website that the shipments of

To avoid contamination by the adhesive used for applying stickers on fruit, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has instructed the fruit traders not to use stickers anymore according to the report by F&B News. The regulator

The first company to make use of the Jal Vikas Marg Project (JVMP) would be PepsiCo India as it will send 16 containers full of food and snacks on 30th October to Kolkata reports the Financial Express. The shipment will

A new study has found that eating organic food could cut the risk of cancer. Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and breast cancer rates were lower among those who more frequently eschewed conventional food, according to researchers from the Centre of Research in Epidemiology and

According to the report by The Hindu, Vishal Pandey had set up a food stall on Tuesday and was attacked for the same by three political party workers. The incident occurred outside Prabhadevi Industrial Estate, an area in which the

Grown in five regions of Bihar, Muzaffarpur, Vaishali, Samastipur, Champaran and Begusarai, Shahi Litchi has been given the Geographical Indication (GI) tag reports F&B News. This makes it the fourth food product to be given the tag, the other three being

The Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) of Maharashtra has been recently reported to take measures against milk adulteration. Meanwhile, they’ve also found adulterated food worth Rs.3 lakh during an inspection at food manufacturing units reports DNA India. The inspection was

According to  report by the Economic Times, the sales of Burger King has managed to surpass that of the popular coffee chain, Starbucks in India. The report says that the burger chain owed it to major store expansion, large variety

According to a report by the Economic Times, the company that operates Faasos, Rebel Foods is looking to raise an amount of $100 million for expansion. The company plans to reach out to international markets as well as expand both

The Sheesha Sky Lounge located in Juhu area of Mumbai has reportedly been serving hookah to its customers. According to a report by the Mumbai Mirror, the police conducted a raid and arrested four people including the restaurant manager on

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of Maharashtra has taken a step to reduce milk adulteration. According to the report by DNA India the department will be visiting dairy companies for inspection across the state. The adulteration levels here are