Chef Vishnu Manohar

Chef Vishnu Manohar makes 3,000 kg khichdi in single utensil for World Food Day

India-based Chef Vishnu Manohar managed to spread awareness about World Food Day recently when he cooked 3,000 kg of khichdi in a single utensil.

What is World Food Day? What is the theme this year?

As the world continues to stare at an impending large-scale food shortage, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) is back …

Indian woman immolates herself after husband complains of bland food?

A woman from the Uttar Pradesh state of India reportedly immolated herself recently after being told she had prepared bland food.

Critical food programmes in North Korea can’t wait for ‘diplomatic progress’: UN food agency

North Korea’s humanitarian situation remains dire, with widespread chronic food insecurity and malnutrition, the United Nations emergency food relief agency has warned, urging greater and …

Virat Kohli gives up meat: What is veganism?

Virat Kohli, the captain of the Indian national cricket team in all formats and one of the most exciting cricketers around, has reportedly turned vegan. …

Hunger reached ‘alarming’ 10-year high in 2017, according to latest UN report

With food deprivation on the rise due to conflict and climate change, more people went hungry in 2017 than at any time in the previous …

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Spain looking to source packaged food and beverages from India?

Some European supermarkets are reportedly looking to source packaged food and beverages from India, and this could start with Spain.

Sustainable farming ‘key’ to world free of hunger, malnutrition: UN agriculture chief

There will be “no sustainable future without eradicating poverty and hunger,” the United Nations agriculture agency chief spelled out last month, launching the Food and …

Chef Kimberly Rozario at the Academy of Pastry Arts

Modern French cuisine is taking over pastry scene in India: Chef Kimberly Rozario

The pastry scene in India is undergoing a sea-change, with people switching from many traditional desserts to ones that were once found only in five-star …

Conflicts and extreme climate change threatens access to food in 39 countries: UN agriculture report

Unrelenting conflict and rapid climate change is continuing to reshape agriculture across the world, and contributing to major food shortages across 39 countries, which continue to rely on help from the United Nations to meet their food needs, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said recently.