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Sindh Food Authority begins crackdown against substandard food in Karachi

Sindh Food Authority begins crackdown against substandard food in Karachi

KARACHI: The Sindh Food Authority, a year after the provincial assembly passed a law for provision of safe and hygienic food to the people, has finally become functional in Karachi. The Sindh Assembly, on March 8, 2017, had passed into law the Sindh Food Authority Act, 2017. Last month, the Sindh Food Authority was finally […]

Indian court slaps Nestle India with fine over substandard noodles

Indian court slaps Nestle India with fine over substandard noodles

NEW DELHI: An Indian court on Tuesday imposed a fine of 4.5 million rupees ($70,000) on Nestle India in a 2015 case for selling substandard instant noodles after a laboratory test found high ash content in its popular Maggi brand. The court also slapped a 2.6 million rupee fine on the distributors of Nestle India, a […]