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Krishna Shastri Devulapalli | Stop with the food fetishes, seriously!

Why are there so many shows with food as the ‘lead character’?

09 Jul 2023 12:10 AM

McDonald's ends feud with India partner, will run outlets itself: report

Amid the turmoil, several outlets were briefly closed down and the move had affected as some suppliers snapped ties.

09 May 2019 9:01 PM

Fast food with a homely touch!

It’s hard to say no to these easy-to-make recipes which are not just popular with everyone but also provide a healthy alternative to eating out.

29 Mar 2019 12:33 AM

Junk the fast food!

Despite the presence and temptation of fast food options all around us, preparing and eating home-cooked meals is a healthier pick.

10 Mar 2019 12:52 AM

Study finds night owls to be at high risk of heart disease, diabetes

Researchers have uncovered a growing body of evidence indicating an increased risk of ill health in people with an evening preference.

03 Dec 2018 8:55 AM


Even when families have issues, eating together can improve teen diets

More frequent family dinners were associated with more healthful eating among teens and young adults.

24 Nov 2018 9:18 AM

Employee posts video of unsanitary restaurant, loses job

A manager told her to leave Monday night as she was livestreaming the video on Facebook.

25 Jul 2018 12:54 PM

Eating burger 3 times a week raises risk of asthma

Chinese scientists found that junk food was associated with the chronic lung condition.

05 Jul 2018 1:38 PM

Junk food ads increase craving for fast foods

The study is being presented at the European Congress on Obesity (ECO) in Vienna, Austria. 

23 May 2018 5:09 PM

Study finds eating fast food linked to infertility in women

Women who rarely or never ate fast food have 8 pc risk of infertility, while those who do have double the risk.

10 May 2018 8:49 AM


Women who don't eat fruits take longer to conceive: study

Previous research has tended to focus on the role that diet plays in women diagnosed with or receiving treatment for infertility.

06 May 2018 6:17 PM

For young athletes, it's healthy protein, not greasy food

In terms of fast food, they gravitated towards Tim Horton's and Subway, even when food from those chains wasn't necessarily healthy.

23 Apr 2018 8:36 PM

Guilt-free visits to fast food chain become possible

Popular restaurant chain reengineers menu to peg it to health.

08 Apr 2018 1:36 AM

Eating out exposes consumers to harmful chemicals

The study is the first to compare phthalate exposures in people who reported dining out to those more likely to enjoy home-cooked meals.

29 Mar 2018 3:40 PM

How fast food is damaging your immune system

Here is what a new study has found.

12 Jan 2018 2:19 PM


Having a gym in vicinity could make you slimmer

Living far away from fast food outlets also appeared to help people maintain a lower weight and trimmer waist.

06 Jan 2018 10:20 AM

Cost of healthy foods may explain heart risks linked to ‘food deserts’

Living in an area with little access to fresh and nutritious foods has been linked to high heart disease risk

24 Sep 2017 10:09 AM

Bakshi case: NCLT issues show-cause notice to McDonald's Corp

In June 43 outlets of the fast food chain were closed in the capital following expiry of eating house licenses.

05 Sep 2017 5:38 PM

McDonald's franchise issue: NCLT rejects Vikram bakshi's 'contempt' plea

Vikram Bakshi, McDonald's estranged partner, had challenged termination of franchise agreement.

05 Sep 2017 5:12 PM

Boy grows a single breast

Doctors say condition caused due to over consumption of fast food.

11 Aug 2017 8:14 PM