Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



No movies. No McDonald’s. Britain shuts for Queen’s funeral

September 16, 2022 3:27 pm

The extent of the shutdown across the country is considerable, with economists expecting a sharper hit to gross domestic product than usual. 

What's in a name? Rebranded McDonald's outlets open in Russia

June 13, 2022 7:15 am

Vkusno & tochka reopened on Sunday in Pushkin Square in what was McDonald's first restaurant in Soviet Moscow in 1990, when it sold as many as 30,000 burgers, but the queue outside the restaurant was much smaller than three decades ago

McDonald’s, Moscow style, is back, as Russian economy stumbles on

June 11, 2022 9:29 am

After McDonald's pulled out of Russia this spring to protest President Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, a Siberian oil mogul bought its 840 Russian stores, and is set to reopen them with the same food.

Dead lizard in cold drink: AMC imposes Rs 1 lakh penalty on McDonald’s outlet

June 07, 2022 10:29 am

On May 21, the AMC took cognisance of a complaint by one Bhargav Joshi who posted photos of the dead lizard in the cold drink served by McDonald’s on Twitter.

BlackRock, other major McDonald's shareholders side with company in fight with Icahn

May 26, 2022 1:45 pm

Index fund BlackRock, whose 4.6% stake ranks it as McDonald's third-largest investor, has cast its votes for the company, two people familiar with the voting said.

‘Lizard in cold drink’, Ahmedabad civic body seals McDonald's outlet

May 23, 2022 8:39 pm

Taking cognisance of the complaint by one Bhargav Joshi, AMC Food Safety Officer Devang Patel collected cold drink samples from the outlet for testing at the public health laboratory in Ahmedabad

McDonald's to sell its Russian business, try to keep workers

May 16, 2022 5:24 pm

The Chicago-based company announced in early March that it was temporarily closing its stores in Russia but would continue to pay employees. On Monday, it said it would seek to have a Russian buyer hire those workers and pay them until the sale closes. It did not identify a prospective buyer.

Once a powerful symbol in Russia, McDonald’s withdraws

March 14, 2022 11:00 pm

It was the first American fast-food restaurant to enter the Soviet Union, reflecting the new political openness of the era.

McDonald’s ice cream woes have inspired memes, mockery and now, a federal lawsuit

March 13, 2022 6:20 pm

The company is now suing McDonald’s, accusing the chain of working with the Taylor Co. — the manufacturer of its ice cream machines — to libel Kytch while simultaneously trying to copy its technology.

'Crime against humanity': Coriander-flavoured sundae leaves netizens baffled

February 24, 2022 2:08 pm

Recently launched by McDonald's China as a limited-edition item, the sundae has vanilla ice cream, coriander sauce, and a topping of crispy coriander flakes


Now eat at McDonald's and wear it too!

March 26, 2015 12:57 pm

The fast food chain has launched a clothing line at a “McWalk” fashion show in Stockholm, Sweden, on Tuesday.