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Best photography from around the world today
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March 11, 2014
A new halal inspection scheme would boost consumer confidence about products being halal, a Government publication has said.
January 16, 2014
Mark Post, professor of vascular physiology at Holland’s Maastricht University, predicts synthetic meat will soon become common in our diets.
January 8, 2014
Health officials found 566 breaches of health rules related to food conservation and safety, down from 1,527 in 2012.
January 5, 2014
The new international Halal accreditation centre will test food and other products for chemical or artificial additives that fail to comply with Islamic law.
July 30, 2013
Numerous cafes and restaurants found to be cooking and selling food outside their premises.
July 15, 2013
India's newly promulgated food security legislation could lead to disenchantment and anger if the procedure for selecting the beneficiaries is not transparent, a member of the government's National Advisory Council (NAC) has warned.
July 14, 2013
The Baniyas Centre for Agricultural Research will offer training on latest techniques and soil-less irrigation.
July 11, 2013
Inspectors insist they be cut for Ramadan but traders say rises are necessary to cover higher importing charges and make a living.
July 9, 2013
The municipality provides subsidised food to Emiratis in Abu Dhabi and Abu Dhabi-based Emirati families who live in other Emirates throughout the year.
June 13, 2013
India's government is considering calling a special session of parliament to pass a populist but hugely expensive bill to provide subsidised food to millions of people.
June 6, 2013
Dubai Municipality has launched the "Think. East. Save." campaign in a bid to encourage eco-friendly eaters.
June 5, 2013
Science companies are commemorating World Environment Day by addressing the challenges with innovative science-based products to minimise food wastage.
May 3, 2013
The Middle East is not short of sausages, but researchers at UAE University in Al Ain are working on ways to turn camel meat into tasty sausages.
April 27, 2013
Dr Rashid bin Fahad, the Minister of Environment, is requested to appear in person after filing a five-page response on issues of local food safety.