Three-layered checking of Obama's food, drinking water

 The food and drinking water to be served to US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle during their stay at the ITC Maurya will pass through three layers of stingent checking, including by a crack Delhi Police team and the US Secret Service.

Chocolate snorting latest fad amongst partygoers
Chocolate snorting latest fad amongst partygoers

Snorting chocolates has become the latest fad amongst partygoers, with over 25,000 kits to inhale cocoa powder been sold worldwide.

Men's diets determined by proximity to food, women's nutrition

A new study has revealed that men's eating habits are associated with availability of healthy food outlets around their home, but women's are not.

Have you ever tried ice-cream pakora?

Have you ever tried ice-cream pakora?

In 17 years, fast food hasn't changed

Average calories, sodium and saturated fat content is as high in fast food today as these were in 1996, says a research.

Flavour your party with new age cocktails

 Planning a party can often be confusing, especially when you have no idea what drinks to serve the guests. Try five new age drink mixes that are easy to make.

BJP demands anti-conversion law

The BJP on Monday demanded framing of a strong anti-conversion law and blamed the Jitan Ram Manjhi government in Bihar for failing to keep its promises of development of the dalit community, which, he alleged compelled several families to convert to other religions in several districts recently.

Barbecues add heat to Uruguay's summertime Christmas dinners
Barbecues add heat to Uruguay's summertime Christmas dinners

The soaring temperatures of the Southern Hemisphere summer do not keep people from enjoying quantities of grilled meat during the Christmas season in Uruguay, the most carnivorous country in the world and one that celebrates the holiday season, like its ancestors, with festivities around the flames of a barbecue.

New incubator uses fungi to turn plastic into food

Austrian researchers have developed a working model of an incubator that uses fungi to break down waste plastic and turn it into edible nutritious food.

Quicker food choices driven by taste

If you want your diet to be healthy, take time in deciding the food you are about to pick, suggests a study, noting that quicker food choices are driven by taste and not health.

Chinese restaurant gives 'heavy' discount to obese men, thin women
Chinese restaurant gives 'heavy' discount to obese men, thin women

AChinese restaurant is offering discount on food to men who are overweight and women who are underweight, it has been reported.

How does your food intake influence your behaviour?

According to ayurveda, the food intake and eating habits directly influence your behaviour.

Aamir Khan eats litti-chokha at Patna roadside shop
Aamir Khan eats litti-chokha at Patna roadside shop

Bollywood actor Aamir Khan, who was in the Bihar capital Saturday to promote his upcoming film "PK", visited a roadside shop and enjoyed Bihari delicacy litti-chokha.

Nothing wrong with kids who don't finish lunch

Are you frustrated at the sight of your kid leaving so much uneaten food on the plate? Take heart.

Delhi's Food Festival: Experience the art of food

For food loving Delhiites a new international food festival offers another opportunity to experience the city's food and drink culture.