Sweet poison: Check out for adulteration in sweets this Diwali

Diwali is a festival of happiness, prosperity and all the goodness in life. But unfortunately, some elements are lurking in the shadows to spoil your Diwali. We cover those elements to caution you beforehand so that you can have a great Diwali.

Adulterated sweets flood markets in Uttar Pradesh on Diwali

With the festive season, the demand of sweets is also on high. Zee News brings you the report from Uttar Pradesh where adulterated sweets are selling in high numbers.

14 students ill after suspected food poisoning in China

Fourteen students at a vocational college have fallen ill for suspected food poisoning in Hohhot, the capital of China's Inner Mongolia region.

Can't pinpoint the reason for food poisoning: Lonwabo Tsotsobe

 South Africa pacer Lonwabo Tsotsobe on Wednesday said he did not know the reason for food poisoning that led to 10 players of his team being hospitalised here.

Ten South Africa A players hospitalised in Chennai due to food poisoning
Ten South Africa A players hospitalised in Chennai due to food poisoning

Ten South Africa A players have been hospitalised due to "food poisoning", including four today after playing their tri-series cricket match against India A here, the visiting team management said.

Shun the health myths this monsoon

The monsoon brings respite from the sweltering heat but also triggers a lot of health-related issues, most of which are plain myths that have persisted over time.

Stomach acid defends against food poisoning

High levels of stomach acid not only help animals break down food, but it also defends them against food poisoning, a study has revealed.

120 children at govt school in Latur suffer food-poisoning

 As many as 120 children at a Zilla Parishad school at Dhaswadi village in Latur district of Maharashtra on Friday suffered food poisoning, government sources said.

Taraji P Henson battles food poisoning after Monaco trip
Taraji P Henson battles food poisoning after Monaco trip

Actress Taraji P Henson has been hospitalised for food poisoning which she picked up on her trip to Monaco.

14 students fall ill after consuming mid-day meal in Bihar's Khagaria

Fourteen students on Friday suffered food poisoning after consuming mid-day meal in a middle school in Adwani Dumariakhurd village under Parbatta block of Khagaria district, an official said.

Chinese woman sentenced to death for kindergarten food poisoning

 A Chinese woman was sentenced to death on Tuesday for killing two kindergarten pupils with poisonous snacks in Yunnan province.

Charlie Sheen in hospital for food poisoning
Charlie Sheen in hospital for food poisoning

Former "Two and a Half Men" star Charlie Sheen was rushed to hospital for a severe case of food poisoning.

At least 60 fall sick after marriage feast

 At least 60 people fell ill due to suspected food poisoning after having dinner at a wedding function in the district.

Asif Ali Zardari skips court appearance due to food poisoning

Pakistan's former president Asif Ali Zardari on Tuesday failed to appear before an anti-corruption court due to food poisoning, his lawyer said.

'Kitchen wipes' can cut risk of food poisoning by 99 pc

Using disinfectant wipes in the kitchen can cut the risk food poisoning by a whopping 99.2 percent, says a new research.

Over 25 fall ill after food poisoning in Bihar

Over 25 people, including five children, fell ill at a marriage party in Bihar on Friday in a case of suspected food poisoning, officials said.

Nearly 200 hospitalised in Bihar after food poisoning

 Nearly 200 people, including 40 children, were admitted to a hospital in Bihar on Friday after they ate "poisoned food" at a marriage, a health official said.

Child dead, 3 others taken ill due to suspected food poisoning

A two year-old child died and three others were taken ill on Wednesday due to suspected food poisoning at a village in Bihar's Lakhisarai district, a police officer said.

Genetically engineered bacteria can treat cancer

 A bacterium that causes severe food poisoning and leads to sepsis and death in humans can be genetically modified to treat cancer safely, says new research.

Assam orders probe into labourers' death in Meghalaya

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday has asked additional chief secretary S Meora to probe the death of 14 labourers from the state in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district.