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Nine-year-old girl dies after eating pancake

Nine-year-old girl dies after eating pancake

As per reports, Nainika Tikoo was allergic to dairy products and asked her father to add blackberries to the pancake.

Oct 13, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
UP minister threatens to jail parents without food, water for not sending kids to school

UP minister threatens to jail parents without food, water for not sending kids to school

Om Prakash Rajbhar is Divyangjan' empowerment minister in UP.

Oct 08, 2017, 20:27 PM IST
Do you reuse oil to fry food? It can be the reason for heart disease

Do you reuse oil to fry food? It can be the reason for heart disease

Fats in food items are of four types – saturated, unsaturated, mono and trans, with the last most dangerous and their presence in any oil going up if it is cooked for a long duration or as soon as it emits smoke.

Sep 30, 2017, 18:15 PM IST
How do we assess food? Our weight gives us indication

How do we assess food? Our weight gives us indication

Researchers have found that that people of normal weight tend to associate natural foods such as apples with their sensory characteristics.

Sep 23, 2017, 14:26 PM IST
Here's how eating cheese can change human skull shape

Here's how eating cheese can change human skull shape

According to the study, the effect of agriculture on skull morphology was greatest in populations consuming the softest food – cheese.

Aug 25, 2017, 20:05 PM IST
New hope for world hunger? Scientists create food out of thin air!

New hope for world hunger? Scientists create food out of thin air!

 As per reports, scientists in Finland have claimed that they have successfully created food out of thin air, just by using electricity, carbon dioxide and a few added microbes.

Aug 01, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
Haryana govt bans mixing of liquid nitrogen with drinks, after man gets hole in stomach

Haryana govt bans mixing of liquid nitrogen with drinks, after man gets hole in stomach

 The Haryana government has banned liquid nitrogen in drinks and food items after a Delhi man burnt a hole in his stomach by drinking a cocktail containing the chemical at a Gurgaon pub.

Jul 28, 2017, 21:22 PM IST
Now, get your food delivered within minutes via drones – Watch

Now, get your food delivered within minutes via drones – Watch

A local online food delivery platform 'Online Kaka', located in Lucknow, has come up with a different concept of delivering food with the help of drones.

Jul 27, 2017, 20:44 PM IST
We bet you won't have McDonald's ice cream after reading THIS!

We bet you won't have McDonald's ice cream after reading THIS!

We all know that junk food is unhealthy for health, but still we are hooked to it.

Jul 26, 2017, 20:48 PM IST
New AI system can recommend recipes based on food photos

New AI system can recommend recipes based on food photos

The AI system called Pic2Recipe could help us learn recipes and better understand people's eating habits.

Jul 23, 2017, 18:55 PM IST
Want to prevent infections during monsoon? Include Vitamin C rich food in your diet!

Want to prevent infections during monsoon? Include Vitamin C rich food in your diet!

In order to prevent infections during this season, doctors have urged children to increase the intake of Vitamin C rich food as it will help in killing infected cells in the body.

Jul 15, 2017, 00:24 AM IST
By just smelling food, you can become fat

By just smelling food, you can become fat

The result suggests that the odour of what we eat may play an important role in how the body deals with calories. 

Jul 06, 2017, 17:00 PM IST
Nearly 40% of food in US goes waste: Study

Nearly 40% of food in US goes waste: Study

Huge quantities of nutritious foods end up in landfills instead of meeting Americans' dietary needs," said lead author Marie Spiker, from the Johns Hopkins University in the US.

May 15, 2017, 17:11 PM IST
What you munch is not your wish, your genes play pivotal role

What you munch is not your wish, your genes play pivotal role

Researchers from Autonomous University of Madrid in Spain analysed the genetics of about 818 men and women of European ancestry and gathered information about their diet using a questionnaire.

Apr 23, 2017, 16:56 PM IST
Canines can adopt humans perspective to find food

Canines can adopt humans perspective to find food

The findings showed that by adopting the position of a human or seeing things from their owner`s point of view and following their gaze, dogs can identify whether a human has an eye on a food source and, therefore, know where the food has been hidden.

Apr 09, 2017, 09:16 AM IST
Dogs can adopt humans perspective to find food, says study

Dogs can adopt humans perspective to find food, says study

A research has revealed that dogs, who is known as the man's best friend can adopt humans perspective to correctly interpret cues and find food that they cannot see themselves.

Apr 08, 2017, 23:38 PM IST
Learning cooking skills via bestselling cookbooks? It could make you sick

Learning cooking skills via bestselling cookbooks? It could make you sick

Scientists say bestselling cookbooks give little useful advice about reducing the risk of foodborne illness, particularly in recipes involving meat products. 

Mar 28, 2017, 15:17 PM IST
That ''no fat'' or ''no sugar'' cookie may be misleading you, making you more unhealthy

That ''no fat'' or ''no sugar'' cookie may be misleading you, making you more unhealthy

Do you think reduced-fat Oreos contain less fat compared to full-fat Oreos? Stop yourself!

Mar 17, 2017, 01:05 AM IST
Fifth of world food lost to over-eating, wastage: Study

Fifth of world food lost to over-eating, wastage: Study

Almost 20 per cent of the food made available to consumers worldwide is lost through over-eating or wastage, according to a new study.

Feb 22, 2017, 00:57 AM IST
Five foods that help you remain fit, healthy and active

Five foods that help you remain fit, healthy and active

In today's world we have to be fit and healthy in order cope with the ever-mounting pressures of a globalised life.

Feb 15, 2017, 12:53 PM IST