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The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has asked 10 popular food delivery services to remove restaurants without licenses from their list. According to the report by the PTI, services like Zomato, Swiggy, Box8, UberEats, and others have

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India’s (FSSAI) Eat Right Movement has received support from fifteen major food companies who have pledged to reduce the amounts of fat, salt and sugar in their products. These companies include Britannia, Bikarnerwala,

The Food Safety and Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) has asked restaurants to print calorie counts of food items on their menus. This is proposed as a means to promote healthy eating habits, but it is said to be a

Following several new regulations to help the consumer make the right choice when it comes to the food products they buy, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has proposed to make it mandatory for manufacturers of blended oils

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), the food regulation board of India has agreed to consider watering down the regulations it imposed on organic food that had kicked in from July 1 this year. This was the impact

Shops and vendors dealing in adulterated food products should get ready to face the music. As per a set of amendments proposed by the Food Safety & Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) in its 2006 food safety and standards law,

Following various comprehensive amendments to the food safety rules and regulations in recent times, the  Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has further proposed stringent punishments like a fine of Rs 10 lakh and imprisonment up to life

Government canteens serve over thousands of employees all over the country and the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has trained 80 staffers from these canteens to ensure that the food served is safe, wholesome and hygienic. The

The people of Coimbatore can now eat out without the worry of unsafe food, thanks to the effective implementation of the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) act. Rigorous measures to implement proper food safety practices all over

The Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department has now started training temple cooks to in the art of making tastier and healthier temple prasadams. The training includes teaching them to keep the kitchens hygienic among other things. About 142 cooks

According to a report by the Times of India, the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has said that Food Safety and Standards (Labelling and Display) Regulations, 2018 should be stringent and effective. A draft had been formed and sent

A petition has been started by India for Safe Food (IFSF) urging the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) to display pesticide and genetic modification details on the labels of food products, citing that it is integral to

The Food Safety and Standards Association of India is reported to be looking to amend the standards for food items as a means to tighten the noose around food business operators, including manufacturers, sellers and distributors who do not adhere

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has brought about a new amendment to ensure safety of water sold through vending machines reports F&B News. Earlier the Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Regulations,

According to the report by F&B News, continuing its campaign for safe and nutritious food consumption at homes and schools, Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has launched a countrywide follow-up initiative. This new initiative, ‘Safe and Nutritious

To bring out a distinction between industrial and edible ice, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has asked the food business operators (FBOs) throughout the country to use blue food colouring while manufacturing industrial ice according to

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has announced that all packaged foods must clearly state the details of the genetically modified (GM) ingredients if at all they contain any. This is a step towards introducing GMO labeling

According to a report by FnB News, all the Food Business Operators (FBOs) that are running canteens and mess at government institutions are to get licenses made immediately. The report further says that those failing to do so can be

Health conscious eaters or people who are looking for foods that are devoid of harmful chemicals and GMO often have a tough time at markets because it’s not exactly easy to distinguish GMO and chemical-free goods from the entire lot.

With childhood obesity becoming a massive problem in India, FSSAI has proposed a ban on all advertisements of products with high fat, sugar and salt (HFSS) aimed at children. While this will certainly be a blow to companies, it may help