France shuts down halal store because it does not sell pork or wine

France shuts down halal store because it does not sell pork or wine

The store stocked exclusively halal products.

Dec 05, 2017, 17:25 PM IST
I eat pork so what the heck, says Taslima Nasreen

I eat pork so what the heck, says Taslima Nasreen

The pork question popped up after she expressed her disgust at the news of four students being beaten in Rajasthan for eating beef.

Mar 17, 2016, 14:21 PM IST
Chinese school gives pork as scholarship prize

Chinese school gives pork as scholarship prize

Shiqiaotou Middle School in Wenling city awarded 45 "excellent students" with "scholarships" during a new school term ceremony. The first prize winners each received 2.5 kg of pork.

Feb 27, 2016, 18:58 PM IST

Beef festival at Osmania University: BJP MLA Raja Singh arrested

Few students of Hyderabad's Osmania University were arrested on Thursday morning over their plan to have a beef festival on campus in defiance of a court ban.

Dec 10, 2015, 13:43 PM IST
Beef row: Showdown likely in Osmania University as another group plans pork festival

Beef row: Showdown likely in Osmania University as another group plans pork festival

A showdown appears to be on cards with the defiant students' group deciding to go ahead with its plan to conduct a 'Beef Festival' on December 10 in Osmania University campus here despite university authorities' refusal of permission and a BJP MLA vowing to stop it.

Dec 03, 2015, 18:35 PM IST

Zee Media Exclusive interview with BJP MP Giriraj Singh

Reacting to the claims made by Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav that Hindus also eat beef, Minister of State for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Giriraj Singh on Monday aske

Nov 03, 2015, 00:09 AM IST

You can include pork in recipe to lower BP

If you are following a diet to lower blood pressure, you may expand your protein options to include lean, unprocessed pork, new research suggests.

Jun 13, 2015, 13:08 PM IST
Treat yourself to the paradise of Assamese cuisine

Treat yourself to the paradise of Assamese cuisine

The Assamese cuisine is quite vast. The upper Assam food differs from that of lower Assam. Upper Assam food is milder and is influenced by Bengali and Bihari cuisine. To enjoy all the delicacies of Assam, one must head to Guwahati, which is also known as the 'Gateway of Northeast'. There are many ethnic food outlets in the city.

Mar 15, 2015, 16:45 PM IST

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.

Jun 27, 2014, 23:01 PM IST

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.

Jun 02, 2014, 02:53 AM IST

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.

May 29, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

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).

May 09, 2014, 13:11 PM IST

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.

Jan 11, 2014, 19:06 PM IST

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.

Dec 23, 2013, 17:39 PM IST

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.

Aug 01, 2013, 10:10 AM IST

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.

May 09, 2013, 19:07 PM IST

Now, condoms that are bacon flavoured

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

Mar 29, 2013, 13:28 PM IST

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.

Mar 16, 2013, 00:50 AM IST

Why Shanghai fears `The River`?

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

Mar 12, 2013, 12:16 PM IST

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.

Feb 22, 2013, 15:41 PM IST