NON VEGETARIAN

  • Many BJP leaders are non-vegetarian, alleges Nitish Kumar April 6, 2014

    Patna: Taking a jibe at BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's remarks on cattle slaughter in the name of 'pink revolution', Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar alleged that most of the BJP's leaders were non-vegetarian. "I myself is a pure vegetarian. But, I know majority of BJP leaders are non-vegetarians and...
  • McDonald's to pay Rs 15,000 for delivering wrong burger February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Fast food giant McDonald's has been directed by a consumer forum in New Delhi to pay Rs 15,000 as compensation to one of its customers for delivering a nonveg burger instead of the vegetarian one she had ordered. The South West District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum said, "By...
  • Textbook sparks controversy, alleges nonvegetarians lie, cheat, commit sex crimes November 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Yet another textbook in a CBSE school has sparked a controversy by allegedly insinuating that nonvegetarians lie, cheat and commit crimes, with the Government terming it as "unfortunate" and asking state bodies to remain alert about such content and monitor them. "Sensitivities of communities have to be kept in...
  • Another textbook raises hackles, says nonvegetarians lie November 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Yet another textbook in a CBSE school has sparked a controversy by allegedly insinuating that nonvegetarians lie, cheat and commit crimes, with the government terming it as "unfortunate" and asking state bodies to remain alert about such content and monitor them. "Sensitivities of communities have to be kept in...
  • Nonvegetarians run a greater risk from chronic diseases June 3, 2008

    Lucknow: Nonvegetarian families run a greater risk of suffering from chronic diseases than their vegetarian counterparts, suggests a survey conducted by Lucknow University (LU) students. "The survey covered 1,000 uppermiddle class families of Lucknow in which it was observed that the nonvegetarians are more prone to diabetes, cancer, asthma, arthritis and...
  • Veg vs nonveg debate gets JodhaaAkbar twist March 16, 2008

    Ahmedabad: Abdul Rehman Qureshi is not in the best of moods. He has been informed that there will be no animal slaughter and hence meat sales during the nineday Jain festival of Paryusans , courtesy a Supreme Court order. The Supreme Court has observed that it is easy for people to...
  • Gujarat meat eaters can abstain out of respect: SC March 15, 2008

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday advised people to respect the sentiments of others while upholding the Gujarat government's restriction on slaughter houses during a Jain festival 'Paryushan'. Citing the example of Mughal Emperor Akbar, who forbade meat eating for six months, the twomember Bench consisting Justice HK Sema and...
  • 'Help! My son is in love with a nonveg American' March 10, 2008

    Didi, when you cook chicken or mutton, please send some over as well we love meat, but our grandmother does not allow it in the house, piped in the children of a family one knows as we discussed favourite foods. Having lived around strict vegetarians especially those who are...
  • Vegetarians in Mumbai demand meatfree malls July 7, 2007

    Mumbai: Youve heard of niche marketing, but this could be new. Vegetarians in Mumbai are now demanding meatfree mall. "We feel that nonvegetarians should have separate malls. It should not be kept in the same mall, says a resident of Mumbai and a vegetarian Vimla Zaveri. This is the latest...