She may be known for her love of horses, but Britain`s Princess Anne has now suggested that her compatriots should consider eating the animals like the French.
Anne, the Princess Royal, has sparked outrage after she suggested that people should start eating horsemeat.
The slaughter of horses for food had been illegal in Oklahoma since 1963 and was carried out only in Texas and Illinois until Congress stopped it in 2006.
A couple of portions of horsemeat a week lowers cholesterol and boosts blood iron levels, scientists have found.
Even as the horsemeat scandal continues to unsettle the consumers across Europe, a German minister has come up with a remark that could create further controversy over the issue.
A pasta dish called Combino Penne Bolognese from the manufacturer Copack has been found containing horse meat, reported Xinhua citing Lidl.
Nestle has become the latest victim of the widening horsemeat scandal after it detected horse DNA in beef pasta meals.
Germany has unveiled plans to tighten the control of food products containing meat and introduce an `early warning system` aimed at restoring consumers` confidence shattered by Europe`s widening horsemeat scandal.
The price, smell and colour should have been clear tipoffs something was wrong with shipments of horsemeat that were fraudulently labeled as beef, French authorities said on Thursday.
Cypriot authorities have asked five importers of frozen meat products such as hamburgers to withdraw them from outlets.
In a bid to tackle the widening horsemeat scandal in Europe, European Union Health Commissioner Tonio Borg told the member countries to conduct DNA tests on processed beef.
UK-based Tesco PLC apologised for its horsemeat-heavy burger and said it was pulling Tesco-brand burgers from stores in Britain and Ireland as a precaution.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai