Biscuits

Biscuits, cookies banned, now only healthy snacks to be served at Health Ministry

The circular, issued by Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, calls for a total ban on the sale of biscuits inside the Ministry building and in canteens and urges officials to stop serving fast food, cookies, biscuits and unhealthy stuff during the departmental meetings.

Jun 29, 2019, 20:48 PM IST

Important meeting of GST Council today; to finalise rates on gold, textiles

The GST Council had last month fitted over 1,200 goods and 500 services in the four tax brackets of 5, 12, 18 and 28 percent. Beside, it had imposed cess over and above the peak rate of 28 percent on demerit and luxury goods.

Jun 03, 2017, 09:31 AM IST

GST Council to finalise rates on gold, textiles today

The GST Council will on Saturday finalise taxes to be levied on six commodities, including gold, textiles and biscuits, as the Centre and states gear up to roll out the new indirect tax regime from July 1.

Jun 02, 2017, 16:29 PM IST

Man with 'suicide belt' of biscuits triggers Brussels alert

Prime Minister Charles Michel called an emergency meeting of his security cabinet when the shopping mall alert was ongoing, reflecting the tensions in the country.

Jun 21, 2016, 17:29 PM IST

Thieves steal biscuits worth over Rs 20 lakh in UK

 Thieves have decamped with a large quantity of biscuits worth over Rs 20 lakh from a factory in the UK.

Jun 21, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

Recipe: Easy Drop Biscuits

Ingredients

2 cups all-purpose flour, spooned and leveled

1/2 cup cold unsalted butter, cut into small pieces

1 tablespoon baking powder

Mar 31, 2015, 07:16 AM IST

Recipe: Cinnamon Apple Biscuits

Relish your taste buds with this easy to make popular recipe.

Jun 04, 2014, 08:46 AM IST

Fergie credits ‘biscuits’ as reason behind Man U, personal success

London: Retiring Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed that he owed his success as a manager because of his love for biscuits.

May 15, 2013, 13:43 PM IST

Syrup used in biscuits and energy drinks `fuelling diabetes on global scale`

A sweetener that is used in food products like biscuits and ice creams could be partly to blame for the rising rates of type 2 diabetes, researchers say.

Nov 28, 2012, 22:27 PM IST

Munching cakes, biscuits 3 times a week ‘may up women’s womb cancer risk’

Women beware. Eating biscuits, buns or cakes three times a week could give you womb cancer, says a new study.

Aug 24, 2011, 10:03 AM IST

`Too much biscuits may cause womb cancer`

Sugar overload makes the body release more insulin, which can stimulate the excessive growth of cells in the lining of the womb.

Aug 23, 2011, 14:19 PM IST

BBC spends 2,000 pounds a year on biscuits

BBC spends over 2000 pounds on biscuits & 32,500 pounds on flowers per year.

Mar 27, 2011, 20:50 PM IST

BBC spends 2,000 pounds a year on biscuits

BBC spends over 2000 pounds on biscuits & 32,500 pounds on flowers per year.

Mar 27, 2011, 20:50 PM IST