The most prestigious market for Indian basmati rice, the USA, has put on hold all consignments of the rice being imported there.

On a mission to take stringent action against those involved in milk adulteration, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has sent letters to 350 milk packaging units in the state warning them of s

If you wait a whole year to indulge your sweet tooth around Diwali, we’d suggest you check if your vision is 20/20.

The state government is the process of establishing a tribunal and special courts to deal with cases pertaining to food adulteration.

The Pune division of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has decided to serve a show cause notice to the public sector utility Hindustan Antibiotics Limited for violating norms with regards to d

These regulations may be called the Food Safety and Standards (Food Import) Regulations, 2011.  They extend to the whole of India.  They shall come into force from such date as may be notified by the Food Authority by publication in the Official Gazette.

No major deficiency found during inspection of Ranbaxy, Orchid, Emcure, Nectar & Ind Swift Facilities

The US drug regulator has inspected manufacturing plants of at least half a dozen Indian drugmakers in the last few weeks, raising hopes among some of these companies that they will shortly be able to export medicines to the world's largest drug market.
Several industry executives said teams o

LUCKNOW: In a welcome first, officials of the department of food and drug administration will now conduct door-to-door purity tests on milk and milk products in residential colonies in the state capital and across the state.

The ailing US food safety system yesterday moved closer towards its biggest overhaul in more than 70 years after the House of Representatives passed legislation that would increase inspections and give regulators the power to recall tainted foods.

The bill, named The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act, was passed with a 215-144 vote. The legislation would empower the U.S.

This document provides guidance for the environmental risk assessment (ERA) of genetically modified (GM) plants submitted within the framework of Regulation (EC) No. 1829/2003 on GM food and feed or under Directive 2001/18/EC on the deliberate release into the environment of genetically modified organisms (GMOs).