"Organic foods have gained popularity because people have become aware of their benefits. They contain no chemical pesticides and fertilizers and are grown naturally with manure or compost.
Authorities said samples were collected in November last year and were sent for lab test, which had found ash content above the permissible limits of human consumption.
For instance, the draft Food Safety and Standards (Advertisement and Claims) Regulation lays down that term "fresh" can only be applied to products which have not been processed in any manner.
Nestle's ambitious 'health drive' will see the company reduce salt and sodium in Maggi and cut sugar by 10 pc in KitKat and dairy products
Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) on Sunday warned people that they are slowly being poisoned by cancer-causing agents and microbes by eating wrapping food items in newspaper. "Wrapping food in newspapers is
FSSAI, the food regulatory body of the country, has warned against using newspapers to pack or serve food.
New Delhi: After a CSE study claimed that bread contains cancer-causing chemicals, Food regulator FSSAI today said it has decided to remove potassium bromate from the list of permitted additives while it is examining evidence
New Delhi: In the wake of Maggi controversy, food safety regulator FSSAI is working on new regulations for quality standards of instant noodles to better regulate the quality of taste-maker and other ingredients. The new
New Delhi: Food safety regulator FSSAI has launched a mobile app through which consumers can raise their concerns related to quality of packaged food and the food served in ready-to-eat outlets. Since most of the
Health Minister J P Nadda today launched the project titled as 'Clean Street Food' to be undertaken by Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI).
New Delhi: Amid questions over approval for newly-launched Patanjali noodles, yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Thursday said the company representatives will call on FSSAI officials to sort out the issue amicably."Our representatives are going to
New Delhi: Food regulator FSSAI today moved the Supreme Court against the Bombay High Court order in the Maggi noodles case seeking expunging of certain adverse remarks made against it.Food Safety and Standards Authority of
Mumbai: The Maharashtra government was going to file an appeal against the Bombay High Court's order lifting ban on Maggi noodles, state food and civil supplies minister Girish Bapat said today. The ban should stay,
New Delhi: Food safety watchdog FSSAI's CEO Yudhvir Singh Malik, the man behind the ban of global giant Nestle's popular noodle brand Maggi, was today moved out and shifted as Additional Secretary in Niti Aayog.Malik,
NEW DELHI: Nestle India on Thursday said it will comply with the order to undertake fresh tests while welcoming Bombay high court's judgment that quashed ban on Maggi instant noodles in the country. "Nestle India respects
Lucknow: Five more samples of instant snack Maggi have failed tests at a laboratory here as they contained lead content beyond the permissible limit, an official said on Saturday. The lead content in these samples, picked
New Delhi: Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan today said he never remarked that Maggi noodles will soon return to retail shelves.Clarifying media reports in this regard, he said he never mentioned the
J&K terror attack: 2 militants killed, 1 caught alive, 3 hostages freedUdhampur: Security forces killed two militants and captured another alive setting free three hostages after a fierce gunfight which left 2 BSF jawans dead.Captured
New Delhi: Food safety watchdog FSSAI today said it has not given any clean chit to Nestle's banned Maggi noodles as it rubbished all-clear reports from two of its own empanelled labs, saying there were
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today reserved its order till August 3 on a petition filed by Nestle India against orders of Food Safety Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) and Food and Drugs Administration of