CHICKEN

  • Three people die of swine flu in Hyderabad; Telangana toll mounts to 8 4 days ago

    Hyderabad: Three people have succumbed to swine flu in Hyderabad in the last two days, taking the total number of deaths due to the disease in 2014 in Telangana to eight. Two persons infected with the H1N1 virus died late on Tuesday while the third patient passed away on Wednesday,...
  • Idaho trucker demands ransom for chicken load, then leaves it to rot September 28, 2014

    Salmon, Idaho: Authorities in Idaho are seeking a truck driver who held 37,000 pounds of frozen chicken for ransom demanding money for expenses before he let it rot at a truck stop in Montana where it is releasing putrid odors and liquids, police said on Thursday. The refrigerated semi-trailer containing the...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 31, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Health scare: Antibiotics found in 40 per cent chicken samples July 31, 2014

    The Centre for Science and Environment has said that it has found several antibiotic residues in chickens tested in DelhiNCR region. ...
  • News 360: India has been a responsible steward of nuclear power, says John Kerry July 31, 2014

    On his 3day India visit for strategic talks, US Secretary of State John Kerry said that has been a responsible steward of nuclear power. In a joint press conference with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Kerry also said, "India and US are indispensable partners in 21st century. There are incredible...
  • Watch: Can chicken consumption lead to slow poisoning July 31, 2014

    In an interview with CNNIBN, CSE chef Sunita Narain said that chicken had to be kept in the farm for 35 days before being consumed so that the antibiotics could be flushed out. This practise is not observed in India. Thus, chicken consumption can lead to slow poisoning as well...
  • Will stop eating chicken: Watch how consumers react to the chicken antibiotic study July 31, 2014

    The Centre for Science and Environment has said that it has found several antibiotic residues in chickens tested in DelhiNCR region. Many say they would stop eating chicken while others say they will be cautious. ...
  • Delhi: Antibiotic residues found in 40 pc chicken samples July 31, 2014

    New Delhi: In an alarming development, the Centre for Science and Environment has said that it has found several antibiotic residues in chickens tested in DelhiNCR. Seventy chicken samples from Delhi were tested for six commonly used antibiotics, of which 40 per cent tested positive. Residues of more than one antibiotic...
  • Japan : McDonald's halts selling chicken imported from China July 25, 2014

    Tokyo: McDonald's on Friday said that all of its Japanese restaurants had stopped selling products made with chicken from China, in the wake of a scandal that saw expired meat sold to fast food giants. More than 3,000 restaurants across Japan had also halted imports of chicken products from the country,...
  • McDonald's takes chicken nuggets off menu in Hong Kong amid food scare July 25, 2014

    Hong Kong: McDonald's Corp has suspended sales of chicken nuggets and other items in Hong Kong after it said it had imported products from Shanghai Husi Food, the US owned company at the centre of a food safety scare in China. McDonald's said in a statement late on Thursday it had...
  • Meet Internet's newest viral star: This goat lives among chickens and thinks it is one, clucking around the farmhouse May 23, 2014

    Remember the goat memes and videos that were quite a rage a year ago? Goats are back it seems. America's Funniest Home Videos debuted a goat that lives among chickens. Strangely, it seems to think that it is a chicken too, and clucks like one, quite hilariously. ...
  • 'Love among the bookshelves' is about Ruskin Bond's tryst with books May 12, 2014

    How can someone not love something that Ruskin Bond has written? I loved this book. Absolutely loved it. Though, this was a genre that I had never tried before a book about books and reading. 'Love among the bookshelves' is part memoir and part anthology by our very own...
  • Groom's family demands mutton biriyani, bride's family serves chicken, marriage called off in Bangalore after fight: report March 12, 2014

    A marriage was called off in Bangalore after a massive fight over the food served by the bride's family, two separate media reports said on March 11. The groom's family allegedly demanded that it be served mutton biriyani at the reception but was served chicken biriyani by the bride's side...
  • Man wears 'Breaking Bad' shirt after meth arrest February 27, 2014

    Chicago: A suburban Chicago man accused of operating a methamphetamine lab appears in his booking photo wearing a T-shirt from the television show 'Breaking Bad.' Daniel Kowalski's mug shot shows him wearing a T-shirt for the fictional Los Pollos Hermanos chicken restaurant depicted in the AMC show about a methamphetamine manufacturer. The...
  • Which came first, the chicken or the egg? Chicken, scientists say, finally solving the world's ultimate scientific mystery February 27, 2014

    What has been seen for centuries as the world's most baffling scientific and philosophical mystery, has finally been solved, according to scientists. The chicken came first, scientists said cracking the riddle of whether the chicken or the egg came first, the Daily Mail reported. Researchers found that the formation of egg...
  • Yuck! Customer films man washing his foot in restaurant kitchen sink February 24, 2014

    A customer at Birmingham takeaway Kingstanding's Dixy Chicken was disgusted when he saw a man washing his foot in the kitchen sink, only inches away from where burgers were being prepared. The grossed-out customer, whose dining experience had been ruined, filmed the whole scene and uploaded the video on YouTube....
  • Chicken pox strikes Muzaffarnagar relief camp, eight children fall ill February 9, 2014

    At least eight children have come down with chicken pox at the riot relief camp at Malakpur village in Shamli district. The superintendent of the government health centre at Kairana, Ramesh Chandra, has confirmed that the children have contracted chicken pox and are now being administered treatment for the same. The afflicted...
  • When butter chicken posed a risk for business expansion at Birlas! January 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Risks for international expansion can come from the leastexpected quarters and for industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla it once came in the form of 'butter chicken' being cooked in its office canteen. The aluminiumtotelecom conglomerate Aditya Birla Group Chairman belongs to the Marwari community, where vegetarianism forms an important part...
  • Indian foodie's cookbook in line for International award December 25, 2013

    On The Kabab Trail by restauranteur and foodie Manish Gujaral has won the Gourmand Cook Books Award for the best foreign cuisine cookbook in India and is now in line for an international award. On The Kebab Trail will now compete for the international title of the best cook book in...
  • Garcia leaves apology note for Tiger over racial jibe June 12, 2013

    Pennsylvania: Sergio Garcia on Tuesday made repeated apologies for the "fried chicken" jibe he directed at Tiger Woods last month, saying he "felt terrible" and had left a note for the American in his locker. Though the two players shook hands on the practice range at Merion Golf Club on Monday...
  • I choose my roles by the importance of the character: Rajesh Sharma May 14, 2013

    Critically acclaimed actor Rajesh Sharma, who has acted in films such as "Maachis", "Ishqiya", "No One Killed Jessica", "The Dirty Picture" and "Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana", joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on his future projects and his experience of acting in the Bengali film "Kagojer Nouka (Paper Boat)"...
  • 'Goblinproofing One's Chicken Coop' is Oddest Book Title of the Year March 22, 2013

    London: A book offering advice on how to protect chicken coops from goblins has won the Oddest Book Title of the Year award, organisers of the contest said on Friday. 'Goblinproofing One's Chicken Coop' by Reginald Bakeley and Clint Marsh attracted 38 percent of 1,225 online votes to beat craft manual...
  • Tom Cruise's Indian restaurant visit now a film February 19, 2013

    London: Hollywood star Tom Cruise's visit to an Indian restaurant in Hertfordshire, where he ordered chicken tikka masala, has been turned into a film. The 50yearold actor visited Veer Dhara last August while he was shooting 'All You Need Is Kill' at the Leavesden Studios. Cruise ordered lobster and chicken tikka...
  • Sameer Sharma: Want to cast Amitabh, Farhan in a musical February 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Sameer Sharma of 'Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana' fame is all set to make a musical and megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Farhan Akhtar are in his wishlist for lead roles. Currently, the film titled as 'Jugalbandi' is in scripting stages. "I am working on the script. Its a drama film...
  • Pakistani factories using dead dogs in chicken feed December 26, 2012

    Islamabad: Reports of dog and donkey meat being used to prepare chicken feed in factories in Lahore has caused an outrage among residents in the Pakistani metropolis. The factories in question are located in Bhobattian Chowk and Karol Ghatti areas, Geo News reported. Apart from using meat in chicken feed, the factories...
  • Patna: KFC outlet running without a licence sealed December 14, 2012

    Patna: Bihar's first Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) outlet has been sealed after it was found to be running without a licence, state Food Commissioner Sanjay Kumar said on Friday. "KFC's newly opened outlet was sealed by concerned officials after the franchisee failed to produce a licence to run it," Sanjay...
  • 'Luv Shuv' was an underdog: Director Sameer Sharma November 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Director Sameer Sharma is happy that his 'underdog' film 'Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana' has been well received by audiences, and says it could have gone 'unnoticed'. Coproduced by Anurag Kashyap and UTV Motion Pictures, the movie was made within a budget of Rs.3 crore, but it managed...
  • '1920 Evil Returns' earns Rs 7.93 cr in two days November 4, 2012

    New Delhi: 'Skyfall', the latest film in the James Bond franchise is still doing well at the UK box office, and positive word of mouth publicity is expected to give it a good opening in India too. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets about its business in UK, "#Skyfall is smashing...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana', 'Skyfall November 3, 2012

    This week, Rajeev Masand reviews 'Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana' and 'Skyfall'. He also spoke to the director and the cast of upcoming film 'Life of Pi'. ...
  • 'Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana': Warm and fuzzy comedy November 2, 2012

    Cast: Kunal Kapoor, Huma Qureshi, Vinod Nagpal, Rajesh Sharma, Dolly Ahluwalia, Rahul Bagga Director: Sameer Sharma Like some culinary concoctions that take forever to stew before they're finally ready, Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana is a satisfying and enjoyable film, even if it does take its own sweet time to come together....