Food

  • Hawaiian crew makes 1,126-pound of loco moco; eyes Guinness World Record with this Hawaiian rice dish 18 hours 25 minutes ago

    Honolulu: A group is claiming a world record for a popular Hawaii dish, after putting together a massive bowl of rice, hamburger, eggs and gravy. Chef Hideaki Miyoshi of Tokkuri Tei restaurant and volunteers at Sunday's Fifth Annual Rice Festival assembled a bowl of loco moco that weighed 1,126 pounds. Loco moco...
  • Pact on food security, trade facilitation to go hand-in-hand: PM Modi Yesterday

    New York: Ahead of his meeting with US President Barack Obama, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday made it clear that agreement on food security and trade facilitation will have to go hand-in-hand. "Agreement on food security and trade facilitation will have to go hand-in-hand," Modi said while addressing the Council...
  • Food map will help investors find right locations: Harsimrat Kaur Badal Yesterday

    Ahmedabad: Union Minister for food processing industry Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Monday said her ministry had created a district-wise 'food-map' to help investors find best locations to set up plants. Speaking at industry body ASSOCHAM's sixth international summit on food processing, agri-business and dairy here, Badal said, "When I took over...
  • Photos: Finally the recipe of the greatest food ever has been revealed. Say hello to 'Pepperoni Pizza Cake' Yesterday

    Those generous people at Pillsbury have shared the recipe for the greatest food ever invented. "How can you not smile when you take a look at layers and layers of pizza? I had so much fun making this layered Pepperoni Pizza Cake with my family, and it's already been requested...
  • Four foods to help increase muscle tone 3 days ago

    London: Most of the population think that a combination of cardio, strength and resistance training is essential for your toned physique, but so are good nutritious meals. When working toward better muscle tone, it's very important to get the right nutrients into your diet. If you haven't given your body the...
  • Controversial fingerprinting machines to weed out smugglers rolled out in some Venezuelan stores to combat food scarcity 3 days ago

    Caracas: The Venezuelan government has started to fingerprint shoppers at some state-run supermarkets, in a plan to combat food scarcity which has been derided by some consumers weary of shortages. Shoppers have struggled for more than a year to find basic goods including powdered milk and cooking oil, as well as...
  • Food inflation can be curbed by halting wastage: Harsimrat Kaur Badal 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Strengthening of backward and forward linkages will help in controlling the food wastage, which is estimated at over Rs 40,000 crore, and also aid in curbing inflation, Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal said on Thursday. "The food wastage plays a very important role in inflation. Because of wastage, market...
  • Narendra Modi asks Pepsi, Coke to blend fruit juices in fizzy drinks 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said multinational cola giants PepsiCo and Coca-Cola should help augment fruit sales for Indian farmers by adding fresh fruit juices to their fizzy drinks. "Millions of people buy Pepsi and Coke. I have asked these companies if they can put five per cent...
  • Kheers, pakoras and parathas: 11 delicious 'vrat' dishes that can help you get through Navratri fasts 6 days ago

    Navratri is here and so is that time of the year when you have to take the vegetarian route. The festive season is synonymous with sweets and Indian delicacies, but there are a few important ingredients that are going to be missing in your food - onion, garlic, and chicken....
  • PM Modi inaugurates mega food park in Tumkur, Karnataka 6 days ago

    Tumkur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a mega food park in Tumkur, Karnataka on Wednesday. The park has been developed with the support of the Ministry of Food, state and central governments. Future Group's food park is first of its kind in India with the group investing about Rs 250...
  • Photos: Meet Idlii Man, Samosa Boy, and Jalebi Woman: Artist creates delicious Indian Superheroes inspired by India's most loved food items September 21, 2014

    Indian artist Rajkamal Aich has made a series of Indian superheroes. But these are superheroes with a difference. In a typical Indian foodie's books, samosas, jalebis and idlis are already superheroes. Rajkamal Aich picked up his pen and brought these superheroes to life as the Samosa Boy, Jalebi Woman, and...
  • Soon order food of your choice through SMS onboard train September 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Soon you can order meals of your taste through SMS while travelling on a train as Railways is launching a mobile phonebased service in a move to offer multiple catering options to passengers. The SMSbased service, part of the ecatering service, will be launched on September 25 in a...
  • Gobi manchurian, Singapuri chowmien and chicken lollipop: 10 SinoIndian dishes that must be added to Chinese President Xi Jinping's dinner menu in India September 18, 2014

    The President of China Xi Jinping was treated to a private dinner at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's residence yesterday. There were folk programmes with the traditional Gujarati 'garba' dance to entertain the Chinese President and the first lady of China Peng Liyuan. The dinner menu reportedly had over 100 dishes,...
  • The largest 'roti' in the world weighs 64 kg! 20 unusual food related Guinness World Records that are hard to beat September 15, 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 recordbreaking hot dogs and slices of meat that have left people amused. The record book soon became...
  • Living It Up: Food Allergy, a problem that can be life threatening September 13, 2014

    More than 200 million children world over have food allergies, according to World Allergy Organisation. CNNIBN, in its latest episode of 'Living It Up', talks about ways to keep children away from such risks. ...
  • Food packets being flown from Mysore to Kashmir September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: As relief work progresses in floodravaged Jammu and Kashmir, food packets made in Mysore are being flown all the way to Srinagar for the flood victims. Food packets, prepared using the same technique which goes in making food packets for soldiers at Siachen glacier, is being prepared by premier...
  • 'India's farm subsidy well below WTO cap of 10 pc' September 11, 2014

    New Delhi: India's farm subsidies are well below the WTO's cap of 10 per cent and the developed world should move ahead with finding a permanent solution for stock piling of grains for food security purposes, an official said. According to a WTO filing, India has given a total farm subsidy...
  • J&K floods: Army ensures food, drinking water availability to people September 11, 2014

    en as relief and rescue teams evacuated around one lakh people and shifted them to safe shelters in the flood hit Kashmir Valley, there are many stranded people who are reluctant to leave their homes. For those who don't want to leave their homes, authorities said they are concentrating more...
  • Andhra Pradesh announces Rs 5 crore aid for Kashmir September 10, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday announced financial assistance of Rs 5 crore for the floodhit people of Jammu and Kashmir. He said the state has sent 300 metric tonnes of readytoeat packaged food. According to a statement from the Chief Minister's office, 145 metric tonnes of...
  • Pig's intestines, dog meat and red ant dip: 10 Indian nonvegetarian dishes you must try at least once in your lifetime September 9, 2014

    Indian cuisine is not just about curries and breads. If you travel from one state to another, your palate will be exposed to different flavours and tastes that you may never find in any other country. While nonvegetarian dishes like butter chicken and biryani are easily the most popular in...
  • Food security: South Africa backs India's stance at WTO September 7, 2014

    New Delhi: South Africa supports India's stance at WTO on public food stock holding issue as developing nations have responsibility to ensure that "those who are not able to feed themselves" are brought under the food security net, said South African High Commissioner to India FK Morule. "The developing countries which...
  • Avial, kootu curry, and pal payassam: 14 mouthwatering dishes you can savour at every Onam Sadya September 7, 2014

    There are a few things you should never miss when you're in Kerala. Food and festivals make God's own country an experience to remember. This state has welcomed merchants, tourists, pilgrims, globetrotters and immigrants from all over the world. It is one of the rare states in India that was...
  • Delhi: Tihar Jail inmates run a restaurant, serve mouthwatering dishes September 6, 2014

    New Delhi: There is no denying the fact that one's good conduct pays in the long run and that is what is exactly being experienced by Tihar Jail prisoners, some of whom have been given a chance to interact with the public. Located on the Jail Road in west Delhi...
  • Inflation still high, says RBI governor September 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Ahead of the policy review by monthend, Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan has said that inflation is still high. "... but inflation still remains high on supplyside rigidities," Rajan was quoted as telling a conference in Boston, USA, by the organisers Citi. ...
  • Roasted duck, bamboo shoot fry and dumplings: 10 mouthwatering dishes that are best prepared in northeast India September 4, 2014

    The seven sisters or the seven northeast Indian states are famous for their unconventional cuisine. The northeastern part of India exposes your palate to adventurous dishes from dogs to beef, and frog legs to crabs. They also relish rice and fish like nonvegetarians in the rest of India and are...
  • Avani Davda, the only Indian in Fortune's list of groundbreaking women in food world September 4, 2014

    New York: Tata Starbucks CEO Avani Davda is the only Indian featured in Fortune and Food & Wine's list of 25 "most groundbreaking" women who are changing the way people eat and think about food. Davda, ranked 13 on the 'The Most Innovative Women in Food and Drink' list, leads the...
  • Harsimrat Kaur Badal says Modi has the drive and vision for a better India September 3, 2014

    Minister of Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal in an interview to CNNIBN said that majority people back Prime Minister Narendra Modi's growth. "PM Modi is replicating the Gujarat Model at a national level," said Badal. ...
  • Inflation in check, growth and investment picking up, assures Arun Jaitley August 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday presented the Finance Ministry's report card for the last hundred days since the NDA government came to power, as well as the recent initiatives taken by the Finance Ministry. Jaitley assured that inflation is in check, growth and investment is steadily picking up...
  • People unhappy with Modi government's 100day report card: NCP August 30, 2014

    Nagpur: People are unhappy with the performance of Narendra Modi government at the Centre during its first 100 days as it has failed to keep its promises on rising prices and inflation, the National Congress Party said on Saturday. "People are not at all happy with the BJP government at the...