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EU files WTO complaint over Russian pork embargo

The European Union has filed a formal complaint against Russia at the WTO over Moscow`s embargo on pork from the bloc, trade sources said Friday.

Saudi Arabia tests Cadbury chocolate for pork traces

Saudi Arabia has withdrawn Cadbury chocolate bars from the market for tests to ensure the products do not contain traces of pig DNA, after the banned substance was detected in Malaysia.

Malaysia Muslim groups call for boycott of Cadbury, Kraft foods after pork traces

Cadbury Malaysia, a part of Mondelez International Inc, on Monday recalled the Dairy Milk chocolates after Malaysian authorities found the pork traces during a random test. Products in this Muslim majority Southeast Asian nation are regularly checked to ensure they are halal, or permissible according to Islamic law.

Mizoram facing shortage of pork

Mizoram is facing acute shortage of pork, staple diet of the Mizos, and the government is making efforts to increase its production following death of large number of pigs due to Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS).

Red meat, pork improve fertility: Expert

Nutrients found in red meat play an important role in fertility levels and the general health of women and men planning a pregnancy, says an expert.

Marks & Spencer apologises for Muslim staff’s refusal to sell alcohol, pork

American retailer Marks & Spencer (M&S) has apologised for one of its Muslim staff’s refusal to serve alcohol to a customer after a Facebook page was created to register the outrage of its customers.

Pork, horse meat found in canned products in Bahrain

Bahrain`s health ministry has removed from market scores of canned meat products after a probe revealed they were "contaminated" with horse meat and pork.

Pork found in halal school burgers in UK

Traces of pork have been found in halal burgers served in schools in Leicester, prompting Muslim groups in the UK to consider legal action.

Now, condoms that are bacon flavoured

A Seattle company that also makes bacon lubricant has topped itself by offering a pork-flavoured prophylactic.

Pork found in Norwegian, UK, products for Muslims

Europe`s embarrassing meat saga took a troubling twist after reports emerged in Norway and Britain that meat labeled `halal`, or fit for consumption by Muslims, was found to contain pork.

Why Shanghai fears `The River`?

Shanghai residents are fretting over the quality of their drinking water supply.

Chief sanitary doc advises Russians to eat only domestic meat

Russians have been advised to eat domestically produced meat in view of the recent ban on foreign meat products from the US and Turkey.

Stop serving of beef, pork in Sep 28 festival at JNU: Delhi BJP

Delhi BJP asked the Union and state governments and JNU not to allow pork and beef during a festival at the varsity later this month.

Taste for pork may lie in your genes

How much you enjoy pork meat in a meal may depend on the version of a particular gene you have.

Nagas` special Christmas delicacies

Try out this authentic NE nagas` simple, easy to make, special cuisine.

Jordan quits eating pork

Katie Price has quit eating pork after she was presented with a miniature pig as a wedding gift.

Pak-origin woman stabs sleeping husband for making her eat pork

A Pakistani Muslim woman living in the US tried to stab her sleeping husband because he reportedly forced her to indulge in anti-Islamic activities such as-- drinking alcohol, eating pork and dressing provocatively.