Huts

  • Biriyani at Pizza Hut? Funniest Twitter reactions to fast food giant's new 'Birizza' April 19, 2014

    Foodies and pizza lovers in India woke up to an odd declaration by Pizza Hut. They introduced the Birizza - the love child of biryani and pizza. Seriously. When the news broke out most people on twitter checked if it was a prank. Most tweeple were already mocking the eating...
  • Shocking CCTV footage shows Pizza Hut employee urinating in kitchen sink February 20, 2014

    A Pizza Hut employee in Kermit, West Virginia, was caught peeing in the sink in footage from a CCTV camera. The shocking video led to the closure of the Pizza Hut unit. Mingo County health officials shut down the Kermit branch after news media reported that the man involved was...
  • TN: Jayalalithaa launches free CFL bulb scheme to hut-dwellers December 30, 2013

    Tamil Nadu government on Monday launched the first phase of providing free compact fluorescent light bulbs to over 14 lakh hut-dwellers in the state, an energy-saving measure aimed at saving 40 mw of power. Chief Minister Jayalalithaa also launched over Rs 500 crore worth of projects under the Energy Department through...
  • Yum says bird flu hits China April sales, March sales down April 11, 2013

    KFC parent Yum Brands Inc warned that a new bird flu outbreak in China badly hit restaurant sales there this month, even as the company also reported a sharper-than-expected slide in March sales in the country caused by the lingering impact of a separate food safety scare. "Within the past...
  • Bihar: 3 children burnt to death, 1000 huts gutted April 8, 2013

    Khagaria: Three children were killed when a fire broke out in hutments in Bihar's Khagaria district, police said on Monday. The fire broke out Sunday night in a kitchen and soon spread to other hutments, destroying over 100 thatched huts, Circle Officer Pradeep Sinha said. The children who were killed in...
  • Three children burnt to death in Maharashtra village February 19, 2013

    Ahmednagar: Three children of a family were burnt to death in a fire that broke out in their hut in Nandurkhi village of Ahmednagar district early on Monday, police said. "Three children were burnt to death after a (kerosene) lamp fell down and triggered a fire in their hut," said an...
  • Pizza Hut launches pizza flavoured fragrance February 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Pizza Hut took a Facebook message from a die hard fan too seriously and recently launched a bottle that captures the fragrance of the pizza which is high on Italian slices like oregano, tomato sauce, vegetables and cheese. The die hard fan expressed his love for the smell of...
  • Tamil Nadu: Mob sets 285 Dalits' houses on fire November 9, 2012

    Dharmapuri: Angered by a man committing suicide over his daughter marrying a Dalit boy, a mob torched 285 huts in three Dalit colonies in the district, but there were no casualties as all the people had fled to neighbouring areas, police said. They said the crowd first targeted Natham, the...
  • Insect in pizza: Court refuses to discharge employee March 30, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has refused to discharge an employee of an international food chain who allegedly sold a 'Veggi Crunch' pizza containing a dead housefly. Additional Sessions Judge Neena Bansal Krishna dismissed the revision petition filed by Sandeep Kumar, who was working at Pizza Hut's Dwarka outlet, seeking...
  • Dahl family seeks $800,000 to save writing hut September 14, 2011

    London: Roald Dahl's family has launched an $ 800,000 campaign to relocate the garden hut where the British children's author created classics including "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" and "James and the Giant Peach." Dahl, who died in 1990 aged 74, would go from his home in Great Missenden, northwest of...
  • Slumdog star Rubina's house demolished May 21, 2009

    Mumbai: After Azharuddin Mohammad, another Slumdog Millionaire star Rubina Ali's home too was razed by civic authorities on Wednesday. The child actor lived in Mumbai’s Bandra (East) suburb, and the construction was demolished by the local railway authorities as it was deemed illegal. However, when Rubina's father, Rafiq Qureshi went to...
  • Kunal Kapoor, Lara Dutta give in to temptation July 17, 2008

    Mumbai: While most celebs are harping about their fitness regime and size 0 look, arm candy Kunal Kapoor and the glamorous Lara Dutta were spotted binging on the enhanced dine-in concept of Pizza Hut. "I have the fastest metabolism in the world. I can eat anything and get away with it....
  • Inflation seeps in your plate: Pizzas get dearer April 15, 2008

    New Delhi: Inflation is sharply seeping into the common man's plate and after vegetables, now even burgers and pizzas have got more expensive. Your pizza has just got costlier. Fast food chains in the country have hiked prices because the prices of vegetables, cheese and even the pizza dough have...
  • Say cheese: India slices 3 million pizzas a month November 22, 2007

    New Delhi: Indians are chomping through 3 million pizzas a month and it’s number is expected to rise by 30-40% within a year’s time. Dominos, one of the masters in the trade of pizzas hopes to warm up winter sales by offering great schemes. According to industry estimates, the...
  • Indian pays price of a pizza in Iraq with an eye, leg August 29, 2007

    Baghdad: Constantine Rodriguez had just fetched chilli peppers and was going out to get some onions when he heard the siren for an incoming rocket. All he remembers was a door blasting open and a loud explosion. A quiet man from Goa, Rodriguez was working at a Pizza Hut restaurant...
  • Dimple, Rishi got locked here! December 20, 2006

    Mumbai: Dimple Kapadia and Rishi Kapoor once got locked in a room whose keys were missing. CNN-IBN revisits the hut in Gulmarg where a famous song from film Bobby was shot. ...