Nutrients in blood linked to better brain connectivity: Research

India, Jan. 3 -- According to new research conducted by researchers at University of Illinois, higher levels of several key nutrients in the blood have more efficient brain connectivity and performanc... Read More

Several key food standards to come into force from 1st July, some are now active

India, Jan. 2 -- As many as 27 new regulations for food standards were notified by FSSAI during the year. Some of the key regulations include the ones on alcoholic beverages, food fortification, adver... Read More

NIPGR identifies gene that helps tomato fight viral infection

India, Jan. 2 -- Researchers at National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR) have identified a gene that helps tomato plant tackle pathogens as well as heat stress. Scientists at New Delhi-bas... Read More

IIT Guwahati develops a paper sensor that can detect freshness of milk

India, Jan. 2 -- Scientists at Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, have developed a simple paper kit that can test freshness of milk and tell how well it has been pasteurized. Aided with a smart... Read More

SlimFast brings all-new Line of Keto Products

India, Jan. 2 -- SlimFast, the proven diet brand which, over the course of the last 40 years, has helped millions of Americans shed pounds quickly and reliably, has created SlimFast Keto, an all-new d... Read More

Ministry restricts on import of peas till March 31

India, Jan. 2 -- The ministry has restricted imports of peas "for the period from January 1, 2019, to March 31, 2019," the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) said in a notice. The commerce m... Read More

Trademark to help identify safe sports nutrition products approved in Europe

India, Jan. 2 -- A European trademark to help the public identify sports nutrition products belonging to companies that are members of the European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA) has bee... Read More

Bacteria found in ancient Irish soils found to halt growth of superbugs

India, Jan. 2 -- Researchers analysing soil from Ireland long thought to have medicinal properties have discovered that it contains a previously unknown strain of bacteria which is effective against f... Read More

Lamb Weston acquires Australian frozen potato processor

India, Jan. 2 -- Lamb Weston Holdings has announced that it has acquired Marvel Packers Pty Ltd, a frozen potato processor in Australia. Terms were not disclosed. Marvel operates frozen potato process... Read More

Orkla acquires supplier of bread-based convenience products

India, Jan. 2 -- Danmark based Orkla Foods has entered into an agreement to purchase 90 per cent of the shares in Easyfood A/S, a Danish producer of bread-based convenience products for the out-of-hom... Read More