India could get it’s first genetically modified food item

Mustard is all set to be the first genetically modified food item to be cultivated commercially in India. The Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) cleared the cultivation of the crop recently and the only thing that now holds back the crop from being commercially cultivated is a nod from the Union Environmental minister. According to the…

Food Safety has been termed as a ‘neglected’ issue in this Country

India is under the limelight of the food world for all the bad reasons. A parliamentary panel of the country has termed ‘Food safety and Standardization’ as a neglected issue in the country. With many nations making major strides to improve their food safety, such criticism is a major setback for the nation. The committee…

Amazon looks to set up food e-retail venture in India

Amazon looks set to make another major stride in expanding their horizons and are now seeking permission from the Government of India to set up a food e-retail venture in the nation. The wholly owned venture will see investment of a whopping $500 million and will see Amazon stocking locally produced food items and sell…

Indian restaurant offering free food for the homeless

Byblos, a Lebanese restaurant in Bangalore, India has decided to share the joy of eating with the homeless people in the city by offering free food for them. The head chef of the restaurant, Ammar Molki has come up with the idea of keeping the surplus food from the kitchen in a fridge outside the…

Domino’s Outlets in India to take huge step in India ahead of Navratri

Around 500 Domino’s outlets in India are all set to make a huge step in the nation ahead of Navratri. The outlets will not serve non-vegetarian food items during the nine-day time period starting from October 1 next month. With India being one of the important markets for Domino’s outside the United States, this should…