Extend ban on import of Chinese milk, chocolates for one year: FSSAI

Food safety watchdog FSSAI has recommended for extending the ban on import of milk and milk products including chocolates from China for one year till June 23, 2016.

X-ray study to help get rid of white layer on chocolate

 Scientists have used X-rays to study the formation of an unsightly white layer that occasionally forms on chocolate.

Chocoholics can soon munch on tastier, healthier chocolate

Good news for chocolate lovers! Scientists are working to make the treats sweeter and nutritious.

Guard against sugar addiction

Sugar can be addictive, but its excessive consumption can cause health problems. So, as much as you can, avoid a sugar glut!

Valentine special: Heighten romance with chocolates
Valentine special: Heighten romance with chocolates

Make love sweeter this Valentine’s Day Feb 14 by getting creative with chocolates.

A Liqueur-filled Chocolate Trail
A Liqueur-filled Chocolate Trail

Nikhil Merchant takes chocoholics on a divine cocoa journey

Chocolate manufacturers around the world have found a way to ensconce some of the best spirits in their smooth and robust creations, providing a luscious experience for discerning palates.

How friends can make you 'fat'

Friends can actually make you fat by insisting to share a chocolate cake they know you love so much, and you know that you shouldn't have but can't really say no to.

The Art of Chocolate Appreciation

By Pooja Bhula 

Sanjana Patel, Executive Chef of La Folie, tells Pooja Bhula how to understand the profile of a chocolate and to discern its richness

Clear your palate 

Friendship day: Top gift ideas for your best friend

Here are a few gift ideas for your friends on this Friendship Day

5 things you must try in Belguim

Pooja Bhula tells you about five things you must not miss when in Belguim

Eating chocolates could help you keep flab, diabetes away

Researchers have discovered a particular type of antioxidant in cocoa prevented laboratory mice from gaining excess weight and lowered their blood sugar levels.

Great gift ideas for women

Women`s day celebration is a celebration of respect , appreciation and love towards women.

Its official! Nibbling on chocolates can help you fight the flab

Researchers have scientifically disproven the old belief that eating chocolate is fattening, as their new study has shown that higher consumption of chocolate is associated with lower levels of total fat (fat deposited all over the body) and central fat (abdominal), independently of whether or not the individual participates in regular physical activity and of diet, among other factors.

Gorging on chocolates can actually help you lose weight!

A new research has found that consuming chocolates can actually help one shed off the extra kilos, as it speeds up the metabolism, which burns more calories.

Make festive season sweeter with chocolates

Add sweetness to the festive fervour by indulging in a lip-smacking collection of chocolates wrapped in colours like orange and gold.

Chocolates can help you lose weight, live longer

Good news for chocoholics, people who eat chocolate are more likely to lose weight than those who don`t, a new poll has revealed.

Chocolates can boost men`s performance in bedroom

Eating chocolate can add sugar to your romantic life, as it can boost a man`s bedroom performances for up to six hours, a new study has revealed.

Why chocolates, olive oil and tea are healthy for you

Researchers are focussing on the healthful antioxidant substances in red wine, dark chocolate, olive oil, coffee, tea, and other foods and dietary supplements.

Chocolates are good for heart!

Chocolates are good for heart and cupid struck lovers can binge on it without worrying about any adverse health effects.

Now, chocolates that don`t melt even in scorching heat!

New `temperature-tolerant chocolates` that don`t melt even at 40 degree Celsius have been developed by confectionery giant Cadbury, which will soon be available in hot-weather countries like India.