Foods / beverages

FSSAI and Ayush ministry set strict quality norms for ‘Ayurveda Aahara’ products

19 May 2022

Centre reduces agri-cess on crude palm oil from 7.5% to 5%

07 Mar 2022

India’s agricultural and processed food product exports rise 15% in April-October

22 Nov 2021

Ayush ministry stall at IITF to promote new Ayurveda-based food products

17 Nov 2021

Centre imposes stock limits on edible oils, oilseeds to cool prices

11 Oct 2021

TRIFED, IIT-Delhi collaborate to commercialise production of Mahua flower-based beverage

16 Sep 2021

Nestle agrees 60% of its products are not so healthy: report

04 Jun 2021

Nestle has acknowledged that more than 60 per cent of its mainstream food and drinks products do not meet a 'recognised definition of health' and “some of the products will never be healthy no matter how much we renovate", the Financial Times reported citing a Nestle document

Danone acquires Earth Island in a vegan push

23 Feb 2021

Poultry has no takers as bird flu spreads across the country

21 Jan 2021

Poultry has no takers as bird flu spreads across the country

18 Jan 2021

Food processing ministry ropes in 5 govt agencies to promote PM FME Scheme

29 Dec 2020

Nestlé USA acquires Freshly to enter prepared meals business

04 Nov 2020

UN’s World Food Programme awarded Nobel Peace Prize for 2020

09 Oct 2020

The World Food Programme, the world’s largest humanitarian organisation addressing hunger and promoting food security, provided assistance to close to 100 million people in 88 countries in 2019

Central agencies procure 1 lakh tonnes paddy at Rs1,888 support price till 30 Sept

02 Oct 2020

Mega food park in Kerala takes number of food parks nationwide to 20

01 Oct 2020

National Nutrition Mission to include Ayush-based solutions

14 Sep 2020

TRIFED launches `Trifood’ projects in Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh

24 Aug 2020

Five more states board ration card portability platform, taking total to 17

02 May 2020

PepsiCo to acquire Rockstar Energy Beverages for$3.85 bn

16 Mar 2020

New PM Kisan projects to leverage investment worth Rs406 crore

28 Feb 2020

Interest subvention for dairy infrastructure projects raised to 2.5%

20 Feb 2020

Thalis are more affordable for the common people

01 Feb 2020

Uber sells food delivery business in India for 9.9% stake in Zomato

21 Jan 2020

The deal gives Uber nearly 10 per cent stake in Zomato, which has a current valuation of $3.55 billion

Takeaway walks away with Just Eat in $8 billion buyout

13 Jan 2020

Indian edible oil refiners told to avoid buying Malaysian palm oil: report

07 Jan 2020