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Nationalism vs fast food? Burger, donuts and chicken too good for Chinese to give up

Despite US-China trade tiff, Chinese consumers largely agree that calls to boycotts American fast food joints are from a small section of people looking to create ruckus.

Apr 14, 2018, 18:37 PM IST

KFC shuts hundreds of stores in UK due to chicken shortage

KFC had to shut down more than 700 of its 900 UK-wide chicken shops since the weekend.

Feb 20, 2018, 07:30 AM IST

KFC follows just 11 users on Twitter

KFC only follows 11 'Herbs and Spices' on Twitter

Oct 21, 2017, 12:49 PM IST

KFC's latest 'The Whole Chicken' advertisement causes worldwide furore

But the company's latest 'The Whole Chicken' advert is not faring well among the masses and has seen outrage from all across the globe.

Jul 26, 2017, 14:17 PM IST

No more secret! Newspaper says it uncovered KFC`s secret recipe

A US newspaper says it may have inadvertently stumbled upon the closely guarded blend of spices and herbs that coat the global restaurant chain`s signature fried chicken. 

Aug 24, 2016, 23:42 PM IST

Anti-US protests staged at 11 KFC branches in China: Report

Chinese people who blame Washington for an international tribunal`s dismissal of Beijing`s maritime claims have called for a boycott of Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) in protests outside branches in 11 cities, reports said.

Jul 19, 2016, 19:09 PM IST

Now recharge your body and phone with KFC's 'Watt a Box' meal!- Watch

Popular fast-food chain KFC India has introduced a new meal box 'Watt a Box' that will help you charge your phone while you enjoy a 5-in-1 meal.

Jun 23, 2016, 23:16 PM IST

Now charge your phone via KFC’s new 5-in-1 meal box –Watch video

So next time your phone's battery runs out of charge, don't worry, just order  KFC’s new 5-in-1 meal box.

Jun 22, 2016, 01:25 AM IST

Watch Video: 10 things you didn't know about KFC

We bet you must not being knowing about some of these interesting things about KFC that we will let you know.

Jun 03, 2016, 09:44 AM IST

Wow! KFC India to replace plastic packaging with edible bowls!

KFC is introducing edible serving bowls in India by this week in a bid to make its products more eco-friendly.  

Apr 28, 2016, 11:19 AM IST

Operations of Navi Mumbai KFC ceased after bacteria detected in water

The unit was shut down owing to the alleged presence of bacteria in water that was being used there.

Mar 23, 2016, 13:44 PM IST

KFC India reacts to death of man in Indonesia at chicken eating competition

The competition had three participants who raced to eat the fried chicken wings in the least amount of time, EFE news reported.

Mar 14, 2016, 12:29 PM IST

Bizarre: Indonesian man dies at chicken eating competition by KFC

A 45-year-old Indonesian man choked to death during a chicken eating competition in capital Jakarta, the media reported on Saturday.

Mar 12, 2016, 13:36 PM IST

Top five controversial food items that didn't go down our systems too well!

Here are some of the most shocking controversial food items that shocked India in 2015.

Dec 15, 2015, 19:04 PM IST

Don't eat junk food to stay fit: Virat Kohli, Sania Mirza

Indian cricket Test captain Virat Kohli and ace women's tennis star Sania Mirza on Saturday advised sportspersons not to eat junk food to stay fit.

Sep 19, 2015, 21:55 PM IST

PIL seeks testing food from retail outlets selling KFC, Nestle & other brands

The Madras High Court Wednesday ordered notice to the Centre and Tamil Nadu on a PIL seeking constitution of an expert committee to collect and test random food samples from retail outlets in the state of Kentucky Fried Chicken and those selling Nestle products, among others.

Jul 22, 2015, 23:33 PM IST

KFC partners IRCTC, to serve meals on trains

Now a person travelling on train can order KFC meal, while booking ticket through IRCTC from July 20 onwards, under e-catering service initiatives, KFC said in a statement.

Jul 21, 2015, 18:03 PM IST

Telangana government lab testing samples of KFC products

The Institute of Preventive Medicine (IPM) of Telangana government is testing the samples of food giant KFC's products following allegations that they contain harmful bacteria.

Jun 27, 2015, 23:06 PM IST

Child rights group approaches lokayukta against KFC outlets

A children rights group on Saturday approached the state Lokayukta to order Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Governments for the shutdown of KFC outlets following the results of a test showing the presence of bacteria linked to food poisoning.

Jun 27, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Harmful bacteria in KFC products, NGO claims; Co dismisses it

A local NGO has alleged that the products of fast-food giant KFC were unsafe for consumption, but the company refuted the charge saying it was an attempt to malign its reputation.

Jun 26, 2015, 16:26 PM IST