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Pakistan Food Pavilion emerged as favorite at Food Festival held in Paris

Pakistan Food Pavilion emerged as favorite at Food Festival held in Paris

Paris 22nd Sept, 2017. A Pakistan food pavilion artistically decorated with the handicrafts, truck art and spices of Pakistan was the centre of attraction during the 2nd edition of the three day international Gastronomy Festival held in Paris from 22nd – 24th of this month. The Ambassador of Pakistan to France Moin ul Haque attended […]

In threat to food security, Bangladesh moves to burn grain for fuel

In threat to food security, Bangladesh moves to burn grain for fuel

  DHAKA:  Bangladesh plans to begin turning some of the grain it produces into ethanol to make its fuel greener – but economists and experts warn the move could hurt food security in a country that is already a grain importer. Energy ministry officials said in a gazette notification early this year that the country […]

Celebrities reveal their ultimate diet secrets

Celebrities reveal their ultimate diet secrets

Celebrities reveal their ultimate diet secrets By Entertainment Desk PHOTO: INSTAGRAM Ever thought how celebrities manage to look uber divine on the red carpet, while doing groceries and going out for a casual lunch. Besides sleeping well and visiting the salon and spa regularly, there must be a thing or two about them eating healthy […]

Pakistanis prove their food flair, bag first place in international culinary contest

Pakistanis prove their food flair, bag first place in international culinary contest

Pakistanis surely cook the tastiest of foods and are arguably the best eaters as well. The country’s national culinary team recently proved its mettle in culinary arts, when it secured the first place in the 15th International Istanbul Gastronomy Festival, held during February 2-5, 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey. The event attracted groups of chefs from […]

Non-stick chemicals common in fast food packaging: study

Non-stick chemicals common in fast food packaging: study

MIAMI: Burgers, fries, tacos and pastries come wrapped in grease-proof paper and boxes that often contain non-stick chemicals that may be able to leach into food, US researchers said Wednesday. The study in the journal Environmental Science and Technology Letters tested more than 400 samples from 27 fast food chains in the United States. Almost […]

Indian soldier who protested bad food gets plumber’s job

Indian soldier who protested bad food gets plumber’s job

NEW DELHI: As India ordered an inquiry into a complaint by a Border Security Force (BSF) trooper at the Line of Control (LoC) that he and his colleagues were served bad food, the soldier said on Tuesday he has been transferred to the headquarters as a plumber. Tej Bahadur Yadav posted videos alleging that troops […]

Authentic Pakistani Music Food charmed ASPAC members

Authentic Pakistani Music Food charmed ASPAC members

Paris 28th October, 2016. Pakistan food stall and Sufi music charmed the members of Asia Pacific Group of Permanent Delegations (ASPAC) to UNESCO, diplomats, French government officials and other visitors. Pakistan food stall artistically adorned with traditional handicrafts, offering of authentic Pakistan dishes and performance of live Sufi music was held in UNESCO Headquarter in […]

People thronged Pakistani food stalls at Paris France

People thronged Pakistani food stalls at Paris France

Paris, September 23, 2016: A stall of Pakistani authentic food was thronged by people of many nationalities especially the French food lovers at the international food festival held at the banks river Seine in Paris, today. The delicious food presentation was topped by live performance of Sufi music. Pakistan Qawal Mr. Riaz Javad accompanied by […]

Pakistan actively pursuing OIE agenda on animal Health, says Minister for Food Security

Pakistan actively pursuing OIE agenda on animal Health, says Minister for Food Security

Paris, May 22, 2016: Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Mr. Sikandar Hayat Bosan has said that Pakistan is actively pursuing the agenda of World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). He was speaking at the 84th session of world assembly of delegates of OIE here today. Ha lauded the role of OIE in […]

Thousands of Pink Flamingos at Lake Nakuru, Kenya

Thousands of Pink Flamingos at Lake Nakuru, Kenya

Lake Nakuru is one of the three inter-linked lakes in the Rift Valley Province of Kenya. These lakes are home to 13 globally threatened bird species and some of the highest bird diversities in the world. An absolutely incredible feature of Lake Nakuru is the large gatherings of long-legged, long-necked greater and lesser flamingos. The […]