MSG News

Is Chinese Restaurant Syndrome a real thing?

An additive, MSG is often used to improve the taste of food. It is made up of free glutamic acid or glutamate, an amino acid found naturally in most foods.

Jammu & Kashmir govt declares use of MSG in Momos unsafe: Bali Bhagat

Health and Medical Education Minister Bali Bhagat aid main health effects of MSG includes high cholesterol, high blood pressure, high blood sugar, excessive body fat, sterility in females and it may also cause water retention during pregnancy and Asthma problems.


MSG-2 screened at Bathinda: Akal Takht Jathedar’s effigy burnt at Ajnala

Even as Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh’s movie MSG-2 was screened in Bathinda on Friday, a Sikh body burnt an effigy of Akal Takht Jathedar Gaini Gurbachan Singh for forgiving the dera head. “It was for the first time when Akal Takht Jathedar’s effigy was burnt. Whenever an Akal Takht Jathedar has […]

On Day One, 'MSG: The Messenger' has few takers

When 'MSG: The Messenger' hit the screens on Friday (September 18), it did not attract many viewers.

Demystifying myths around MSG, the flavour enhancer

There is general consensus in the scientific community that MSG is safe for the adult population.

200 noodle variants under Gujarat food authority scanner

Manufactures of the instant noodle brands would be sent notices for withdrawal, if their products do not conform with set standards, said FDCA.


Maharashtra: State FDA seeks government nod for skill training centre

To conduct sensitisation programmes for FDA inspectors, street food vendors.

Popular noodle Ching’s Schezwan banned for high MSG content

Till Tuesday, over 350 kg of the noodles were recalled from stores.

Food scare: Eight out of 12 ‘MSG-free’ noodles tested contain MSG

“We will be continuing our focus on processed and packaged foods. We are awaiting reports of more instant noodles. After this, we will be moving to nutraceticals and diet supplements and energy drinks,” the official said.

Dera sacha sauda rape case: Dera chief gets exemption to travel abroad to promote MSG-2

This will be the Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s third trip abroad in the past five months