Sale of cold drinks, junk food banned at Amarnath yatra
Sale of cold drinks, junk food banned at Amarnath yatra

Keeping in view the Supreme Court ruling of 2012 regarding the health of the Amarnath yatra pilgrims, the ban on the sale of cold drinks and junk food enroute the cave shrine will be strictly enforced from this year by the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board.

Why kids should learn yoga?

Kids are more prone to laziness in summer holidays and they play video games. Children are consuming more junk food. Children should learn yoga in order to inculcate healthy habits.

Five foods you must avoid to have healthy skin!

While foods are necessary for your body, there are certain items that can ruin your skin if not taken in moderation. 

Cheap junk food expands waistlines in emerging economies: Researchers

Eating healthy is becoming an expensive luxury in emerging market countries, where vegetable prices have spiked while high fat, sugary junk foods have become cheaper, economists said on Monday.

Why some women can't say no to junk food

Eating a healthy diet during adolescence could reverse the junk-food cravings in males but not females, reveals a fascinating research.

These 'critical windows' can reverse junk food craving

Scientists have identified two critical windows where junk food craving can be turned around.

Even ants love junk food: Study

 It is not GenY that loves junk food. Even some ant species living in urban environment relish burger and potato chips, reveals a new study.

Enforce norms restricting junk food availability: Delhi HC to FSSAI

Chips, fried foods, carbonated beverages and pizzas may no longer be available in school canteens and within its vicinity with the Delhi High Court directing the food safety authority to enforce guidelines on restricting sale of junk food in and around schools.

Delhi HC seeks suggestions on guidelines on junk food

The Delhi High Court today sought suggestions from various stakeholders on draft guidelines of an expert committee on regulation of sale of junk food and aerated drinks in and around school premises in the country.

Top 10 Mumbai street food items

Top 10 Mumbai street food items

Weight-loss resolutions go for a toss after New Year begins

Resolutions to eat better and lose weight soon lose relevance as people end up buying the higher levels of junk food after the New Year begins, a study says.

Junk food evokes positive feelings

Most people tend to automatically associate junk food with positive feelings, scientists say.

Why some people choose junk over healthy food when it comes to midnight snacking

A new study has shed light on why some people pick junk over healthy food when it comes to midnight snacking.

Insects compete with rats to clear garbage

Insects play a very important role in cleaning up cities and they compete with other pests like rats and pigeons in their endeavour, a study has said.

Too much 'junk food' can lead to memory loss

If you can't resist a burger, you are in trouble as a new study has shown that too much of junk food can destroy your memory, specially of young to middle-aged men.

Facebook pushing kids to hop onto junk foodwagon: Study

If your growing kid cannot think beyond junk food like burgers or pizza to satiate his/her hunger pangs, blame Facebook.

Bangalore frontrunner in ordering food between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Survey
Bangalore frontrunner in ordering food between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Survey

If one goes by a survey, Bangalore is the frontrunner in placing food orders post lunch and before dinner.

Why we crave for junk food revealed

Scientists have revealed how magnetic stimulation of a brain area involved in "executive function" affects cravings and consumption of calorie-dense snack foods.

Junk food reduces appetite for balanced diet

A new study has found that junk food not only makes you fat, it also reduces your appetite for novel foods, which normally drives people to seek a balanced diet.

Paris Hilton quits junk food

Paris Hilton has given up junk food! Thanks to it, she has lost weight and feels much better about herself.