FOOD

  • Indian kitchen goes global, 'keema', 'papad' now English words January 19, 2015

    Kolkata: Reflecting the global popularity of Indian food, a number of Indian words like 'keema' and 'papad' have been accepted in the Oxford English dictionary for the first time. The ninth edition of the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary, released on Monday, has included over 240 words from Indian English. Many of these...
  • Watch: The Food show January 17, 2015

    In this episode of 'The Food show' take a look at the fun recipes to cook. ...
  • CSR mushrooming the minds of Indian youngsters January 16, 2015

    Corporate Social Responsibility in India is now a robust and thriving sector and has definitely touched a new high, in the wake of the recent law implemented for Indian corporates as well as foreign investors. The roots of CSR lie in philanthropic activities, which encompass a long list of activities...
  • December WPI At 0.11%, food inflation at 5.2% Vs 0.63% in November January 14, 2015

    New Delhi: India's wholesale price inflation inched up to 0.11 per cent in December, snapping a six-month easing trend as food costs jumped up year-on-year, government data showed on Wednesday. Wholesale prices unexpectedly didn't advance in November. The reading for October wholesale price inflation was revised to 1.66 per cent from 1.77...
  • December retail inflation picks up to 5 per cent on higher food costs January 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Annual consumer price inflation accelerated for the first time in five months in December to 5.0 per cent, driven by higher food costs, government data showed on Monday. The data compared with a 5.4 per cent annual rise predicted by analysts. Consumer food price inflation, under a new series published...
  • Watch: The Food show January 11, 2015

    In this episode of 'The Food show' take a look at the fun recipes to cook....
  • Watching more TV may lead to increased snacking January 8, 2015

    Houston: People who watch excessive amounts of TV tend to eat more unhealthy foods and might not understand the foundations of a healthy diet, a new study suggests. A number of previous studies found a relationship between TV use in terms of the number of hours watched per day and unhealthy...
  • Watch: The food show January 3, 2015

    In this segment take a look at the fun recipes to cook. ...
  • 24 passengers fall ill after consuming railway food, protest at Mughalsarai station January 3, 2015

    Mughalsarai: Twenty four passengers travelling on the Purvanchal Express from New Delhi to Howrah has fallen ill after they ate food from the railways pantry. The condition of five passengers is believed to be critical. Irritated passengers got off the train in Mughal Sarai station in Uttar Pradesh to protest....
  • Pakistan chef talks about cuisine diplomacy at food summit December 31, 2014

    Kolkata: Having picked up the 'rasogolla' as a signature culinary item from this part of the country, celebrated Pakistan chef from Karachi Mohammad Arif advocates cuisine diplomacy between the two neighbours. "Bowled over by the 'pyaar' of the people here, in Bengal. As we keep coming for the third successive year...
  • Swine flu: Delhi markets openly sell infected chicken December 30, 2014

    New Delhi: At a time when six people have lost their lives and over 60 have been affected due to swine flu, an investigation by Network 18 shows how chicken- unfit for human consumption- is being sold in Delhi markets. Widely famous as the country's biggest wholesale market for non-vegetarian food,...
  • Watch: The food show December 27, 2014

    In this segment take a look at the fun recipes to cook. ...
  • Enraged Patna Rajdhani Express passengers loot pantry car, create ruckus December 26, 2014

    Visual of passengers looting and vandalizing pantry car of Patna-New Delhi Rajdhani Express after they were not served food on board the train. ...
  • Have food, will share: Robin Hood Army, a group of young samaratians spreads happiness this winter by donating warm meals, blankets to the homeless December 23, 2014

    Delhi: While we are busy covering ourselves in layers of warm clothes in this harsh winter in Delhi, there is a group of young Samaritans called the Robin Hood Army who are out on the streets every night ensuring that the homeless get warm food and blankets to survive. Started...
  • The food show: Renowned chef Viraf Patel shares his cooking secrets December 21, 2014

    In this edition, Co-owner and chef of 'Cafe Zoe' Viraf Patel shares his cooking secrets. Viraf makes scrambled eggs, pizza and strawberry popsicle for the viewers. ...
  • Wholesale price inflation hits a zero, lowest in over five years December 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Wholesale price inflation hit a zero level in November, the lowest in about five and half years, on account of decline in prices of food, fuel and manufactured items. The Wholesale Price Index (WPI) based inflation was at 1.77 per cent in October and 7.52 per cent in November...
  • The food show: Former professional tennis player talks about her fitness secret December 14, 2014

    In this edition, Former professional tennis player Shikha Uberoi talks about her fitness mantra. She shares with us her secret about health and nutrition. ...
  • J&K: Food packets of Pakistani brand recovered from terrorists December 6, 2014

    Srinagar: A day after four separate attacks in Jammu and Kashmir, it is now clear that the terrorists were planning a sustained, coordinated operation. Network18 has accessed pictures of several food supplies recovered from the six dead terrorists in Uri, which showed that they were planning to remain entrenched for...
  • Rice dishes at KFC, Sagar Ratna unsafe, claims Delhi food safety department December 5, 2014

    New Delhi: In an analysis that could upset food lovers, the Delhi government food safety department has claimed that rice dishes served by popular restaurant chains KFC and Sagar Ratna have been found to be unsafe. The department has told the High Court that traces of harmful artificial colouring were...
  • Now, food companies looking to enter into e-commerce segment November 29, 2014

    New Delhi: With rapidly growing e-commerce business, now food companies are looking to use this platform for selling their products so that they can expand their reach and visibility, a top government official said today. Speaking at the conference on 'India Farm 2 Fork' organised by PHD Chamber, Food Processing Secretary...
  • Mumbai: BMC votes to stop builders denying flats on food preferences November 29, 2014

    Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has passed a resolution wherein any builder denying flats on the grounds of food preferences, caste or religion of the occupant will face action which includes revocation of development-related permissions. However, BJP, which is ruling BMC in alliance with Shiv Sena, was left isolated when...
  • WTO impasse ends, India's food security concerns taken on board November 28, 2014

    Geneva/New Delhi: Ending months-long deadlock, the WTO on Friday approved a trade facilitation pact while agreeing to India's demand for continuing the peace clause till a permanent solution is found to the food stockpiling issue, crucial for continuing food security scheme. "Until a permanent solution is agreed and adopted...(WTO) members shall...
  • Anything for curry: Woman gets a tattoo of Glasgow's famous Indian restaurant's logo, wins curry-loving dad free meals for a year! November 25, 2014

    An Indian restaurant 'Shish Mahal' in Glasgow recently posted on its Facebook page that it would give away free curries to anyone who got a tattoo of the restaurant. 30-year-old Beth Faulds decided to take the challenge for her dad who happens to be a huge curry fan and a...
  • Watch: TV foodies Rocky and Mayur bring to you 'Vital Stats of India' November 21, 2014

    TV foodies Rocky and Mayur bring Vital Stats of India, a show that talks about everything interesting in India is starting from 21st November at 9 PM. It's about facts, health, election, food, politics and every other thing one can think of. ...
  • China: 18 killed, 13 injured in fire at food packaging factory November 17, 2014

    Beijing: At least 18 people were killed and 13 injured in a massive fire at a carrot-packaging plant in China's Shandong Province, authorities said on Monday. The fire broke out at 7 pm last night at Longyuan Food Co Ltd's carrot packaging workshop in Shouguang City, one of China's major...
  • The largest 'roti' in the world weighs 64 kg! 20 unusual food related Guinness World Records that are hard to beat November 16, 2014

    Did you know the largest 'naan' in the world weighs 9.5 kg? The Guinness World Records have seen unusual large morsels of food and beverages in the last six decades. There have been record-breaking hot dogs and slices of meat that have left people amused. The record book soon became...
  • Top US trade groups laud India and US on WTO agreement November 14, 2014

    Washington: Describing the agreement between India and US to resolve the contentious food security issue at the WTO as "breakthrough", top American trade and business groups have applauded both the countries saying that, new development would boost global trade and economic growth. "Businesses worldwide applaud the news that the US and...
  • Gujarati food festival at Indian restaurant in Sydney, awaits PM Modi's arrival November 13, 2014

    CNN-IBN visits the Taj Bhavan restaurant in Sydney. Sydney is awaiting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's arrival. Gujarati food festival is on at a Indian restaurant in Sydney. "We are making preparations for a traditional Gujarati thali," said a restaurant owner. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle November 13, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 13, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...