Consumption

  • Watch: Can chicken consumption lead to slow poisoning July 31, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, 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...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on government for its measures to cut oil consumption September 8, 2013

    In this episode of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha takes on government's measures to cut oil consumption, self-styled godman Asaram, Sachin Tendulkar's 200th test and much more. ...
  • Petrol consumption can be curtailed by strong public transport system: CPM September 3, 2013

    A day after Oil Ministry proposed time restrictions on petrol pumps, CPM leader Brinda Karat has said that the Petrol consumption can be curtailed by strong public transport system. ...
  • CPI criticises Oil Ministry proposal to restrict petrol pump timings, says govt clueless September 2, 2013

    CPI leader D Raja has criticised Oil Ministry proposal to restrict petrol pump timings. He said that the government is clueless and confused. ...
  • Restriction on fuel pumps will lead to adulteration, says petrol sector analyst September 2, 2013

    Petrol sector analyst Narendra Taneja has said that restriction on fuel pumps will lead to adulteration. He said, "There will be chaos in the society, you are creating panic in the market and you'll generate a black market overnight that will lead to adulteration. I don't think it'll be able...
  • SP condemns Oil Ministry proposal to restrict petrol pump timings September 2, 2013

    Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal has condemned the Oil Ministry proposals to restrict petrol pump timings. He said, "If the people need petrol, they will end up buying it during the day time. But this is not a solution and the government should talk to everyone and come up with...
  • I don't endorse drinking: Imran Khan June 17, 2011

    Actor Imran Khan is doing more than just acting, he filed a PIL against the Maharashtra government's decision to raise the age limit for alcohol consumption from 21 to 25. ...
  • Mumbai oil slick: Now consuming fish safe August 10, 2010

    Mumbai: The oil slick off Mumbai coast is a matter of serious concern as it poses grave environmental threats. Drums filled with pesticide detached from the MSC Chitra have been floating dangerously in the sea, that would be detrimental to the aquatic animals. However, the fisher folk in Mumbai claim...