07 Jul 2016
Boston: People who often eat food prepared at home are less likely to suffer from type 2 diabetes than those who consume such meals less frequently, new research has claimed.
10 Jun 2016
New Delhi: We all know that Saunf, or Fennel seeds serve as a mouth freshener, but this is not all about it. Apart from being a flavouring agent, it is a medical herb too. It helps in the digestion process and also aids in treating bloating and heartburn.
12 May 2016
New York: Including seafood or other foods containing omega-3 fatty acids at least once a week in your diet may protect against age-related memory loss and thinking problems in older people, says a study.
31 May 2016
Lucknow: Taking a swipe at BJP chief Amit Shah's plan to have a meal with a Dalit family in Varanasi, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today charged it was being done with an eye on the UP Assembly polls and said the Samajwadi Party does not see people on the basis of caste.
02 Sep 2015
Erode (TN): What can Re one get you in these days of escalating costs? A full meal no less, at a mess run by a service-minded man here for attenders of poor patients at the government headquarters hospital here.
31 Oct 2015
Bhubaneswar: Impressed over the success of its cheap meal scheme 'Aahar' for urban poor, Odisha government today decided to extend the facility to all district headquarters and different industrial areas in a phased manner.
08 Jan 2016
New York: A small incentive with a meal consistently motivates kids and adults to choose smaller portions, says a new study.
05 Mar 2016
Kanpur: At least 21 kids were taken ill after consuming mid-day meal at a government school in a village here, authorities said today.
01 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The Central government has notified 'Mid Day Meal Rules, 2015' under the National Food Security Act. A statement issued by the HRD Ministry said that the National Food Security Act, 2013 (NFSA, 2013) contains provisions related to welfare schemes including Mid Day Meal Scheme.
25 Feb 2015
New Delhi: A ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP on Wednesday embarrassed the government by saying in Lok Sabha that the mid-day meal scheme, sponsored by the Centre, has become "poisonous meal", leading to strong objection from HRD Minister Smriti Irani.