30 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on August 8 will hear a petition seeking de-recognition of the Shiv Sena and direction for disqualification of 11 of its MPs for allegedly forcing a Muslim staffer to eat at Maharashtra Sadan during his Ramadan fast.
25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Terming the recent incident of Shiv Sena MPs force-feeding a fasting Muslim as "regrettable" and "unfortunate", the government on Friday said it is committed to safeguard religious freedom of every citizen in India.
25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Union Home Ministry is unlikely to intervene in the case in which Shiv Sena MPs allegedly force- fed a Muslim employee who was observing Roza as no police complaint has been filed as yet over the episode.
17 Jun 2014
London: Do you find your kids' mealtime frustrating as he or she throws tantrums and refuses to try new cuisines or eats only a little portion? Scientists have found a way to tackle this issue.
03 Jun 2014
New York: Men may not be naturally wired to breast feed their babies but in certain circumstances, they may secrete milk too.
01 Mar 2014
Mumbai: There isn't enough food for everyone in the country and now actress Yami Gautam endorses ‘Food for Soul’ campaign, which aims at feeding the underprivileged.
25 Oct 2013
Washington: Infants who are bottle-fed are more likely to develop hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (HPS), a form of stomach obstruction, than those who are breastfed, according to US researchers.
14 Jan 2014
London: Feeding your newborn with curd or any other probiotic in first three months can reduce vomiting, acid reflux or constipation. Giving an infant a probiotic during the first three months of life appears to reduce the onset of gastrointestinal disorders and result in lower associated costs, says a study.
18 Jan 2014
New York: Scientists have found a link between alcoholic liver disease and the circadian clock - a body clock that regulates 24-hour rhythms across cells which is critical to maintain a normal healthy state.
07 Aug 2013
Paris: A woman has posted an offer on a French website to breast-feed babies of homosexual male couples for 100 euros (USD 130) a day, stirring up media interest just weeks after a divisive same-sex marriage law was passed.