Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says no to lunch as Hollande refuses to remove wine from menu

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says no to lunch as Hollande refuses to remove wine from menu

A lunch between French President Francois Hollande and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani was cancelled after France refused to remove wine from the menu.  

Pig DNA found in halal meat plant in Moscow

Additional tests for the presence of pig DNA in the meat products will be conducted at three independent testing centres in Russia and one centre abroad.

Sarkozy nixes halal meat in schools for Muslim

The issue of France`s Muslims moved front and center into the presidential campaign with the incumbent, Nicolas Sarkozy, excluding on Saturday.

Nearly three-quarters of halal poultry falsely labelled in UK

Nearly three-quarters of poultry and a small amount of beef and lamb meat sold as halal in the United Kingdom is labelled falsely, according to Naved Syed of the English Beef and Lamb Executive Halal Steering Group.