Red-flagging the rising incidence of food and water contamination in India ahead of the World Health Day on Monday, the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) said there is need for strict enforc

PUNE: Use of artificial colour in spices and dry snacks and artificial ripening of mangoes are among the food safety and quality norm violations recorded in the last financial year.

Question raised in Rajya Sabha on harmful effects of junk food, 10/03/2015.

Question raised in Lok Sabha on quality control of bottled water, 03/03/2015. Also includes the details of the number of companies manufacturing and selling bottled/mineral water in the country under FSS Act, 2006.

Question raised in Rajya Sabha on adverse effect of junk food consumption, 03/03/2015.

A significant number of cases were registered against traders under the erstwhile PFAA and are pending in various courts across the country

The Court of ADM-cum-Adjudicating Officer has imposed a penalty of Rs 1.75 lakh on a hotel under the Food Safety and Standards (FSS) Act, 2006.

Department-related Parliamentary Standing Committee on Health and Family Welfare present this Eightieth Report of the Committee on the Food Safety and Standards (Amendment) Bill, 2014.

Question raised in Lok Sabha on adulteration in food items, 28/11/2014.

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has seized adulterated sweets and its ingredients worth Rs 17.40 lakh and drawn over 373 samples for tests in the last 14 days.