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September 18, 2021
The Economic Times
The decisions came after a day-long meeting full of data presentations and at times charged debate that was convened by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Tens of millions of Americans will soon be eligible for a third shot.
September 17, 2021
If the proposal gets the nod from the GST Council, then petrol is expected to sell at just Rs 75 per litre while diesel will retail at about Rs 68 per litre, according to estimates of SBI economists.
September 16, 2021
The long read: Amid the complex web of international trade, proving the authenticity of a product can be near-impossible. But one company is taking the search to the atomic level
Tom Wall & Phillip Inman
August 29, 2021
Poor pay and conditions for HGV drivers and the loss of many thousands of EU workers are plunging the UKs supply chain into crisis
August 27, 2021
Don't make the FDA warn you again that you are neither horse nor cow.
August 20, 2021
Harvesting wild mushrooms requires an expert eye to distinguish between the delicious and the inedible. Misidentification can have a range of consequences, from a disgusting taste and mild illness to organ failure and even death. Culinary wild mushrooms staples, such as truffles or porcini, require symbiotic relationships with specific plants in the ecosystem that make it impractical or impossible to produce them commercially. This means they can only be harvested from their natural habitat, which is why porcini and truffles are often so expensive. Many food producers opt for common fungi that can be cultivated easily and grown in large quantities, such as oyster, shiitake, and portabella mushrooms.
August 16, 2021
Lockdown and home working have brought huge challenges to giants such as Pret a Manger and small family-run independents. Will they ever get all of their customers back?
August 13, 2021
The Financial Express
Zomato share price has so far soared 77% from the higher end of IPO price, but the rally could extend further according to analysts at global brokerage and research firm Bernstein.
Press Trust of India
August 10, 2021
Food and beverage major Keventer Agro has filed draft papers with capital markets regulator Sebi to raise funds through an initial share-sale.
July 23, 2021
Internet users can't get enough of food content, whether it's on Instagram, TikTok or YouTube. Why are we so obsessed with food porn?
July 22, 2021
A food distribution firm is advising workers to test and return to work, in breach of Government advice
July 21, 2021
Get ready for a startup throwdown of global proportions (literally). We're the proud hosts of the Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) Global Finals, and the pitch competition action starts tomorrow, July 22 at 9:00 am (PT). Pro housekeeping tip: Attending this virtual pitch fest is 100 percent free, but you need to register here first. Not [...]
July 20, 2021
Poorest families could be hit hardest by plans to pass on costs of anti-junk food policies to manufacturers
Nina Lakhani, Aliya Uteuova and Alvin Chang
July 18, 2021
Here are some key findings of the investigation the Guardian published this week into America's monopolized food system
July 12, 2021
Swiggy was co-founded by Majety, Rahul Jaimini and Nandan Reddy in 2014.
BS Web Team
July 12, 2021
Inflation based on Consumer Price Index (CPI) remained elevated due to soaring fuel prices and costlier items in the food basket
July 9, 2021
Los Angeles Times
It may seem like biotech companies are focused solely on developing vaccines for COVID-19, but some are hard at work on drugs that could treat those who become sick.
Yasemin Kor and Christian Reynolds
July 9, 2021
Food waste is a huge problem for the environment. Making and getting rid of excess food accounts for around 8-10% of greenhouse gas emissions. In fact, if global food waste were a country, it would rank third in the world for greenhouse gas emissions after China and the US. Globally, we throw away around a third of all food we produce.
July 7, 2021
In what could be a setback for millions of Indians, the Department of Food and Public Distribution has decided to update the eligibility criteria for people availing free or subsidised ration under the Public Distribution System (PDS) from ration shops.
July 5, 2021
As consumers, we've been conditioned to believe that organic foods are free from hormones and pesticides. Walk into any supermarket, you will find fresh produce, canned foods, poultry, and even personal hygiene products labelled as 'organic'.