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Howrah: Zomato executives protest against delivering pork, beef

August 12, 2019 7:09 am

The incident comes close on the heels of an incident in Jabalpur when a customer refused to accept an order from Zomato as it was assigned to a Muslim delivery executive.

China's pig disease outbreak pushes up global pork prices

May 20, 2019 3:38 pm

Pork lovers worldwide are wincing at prices that have jumped by up to 40 per cent as China's struggle to stamp out African swine fever in its vast pig herds sends shockwaves through global meat markets.

Pork for pollution? How South Koreans fight smog with grease

March 20, 2019 12:15 pm

Whenever dust particles hang thick in the air in South Korea, sales of pork rise. This quirky correlation stems from an old belief attributed to coal miners, that the slippery pork oil helped cleanse dirt from their throats.

You can include pork in recipe to lower blood pressure

June 13, 2015 3:29 pm

If you are following a diet to lower blood pressure, you may expand your protein options to include lean, unprocessed pork, new research suggests.

Pork can be India's cheap protein fix: Scientist

February 20, 2015 12:53 pm

Eating pork could be a cheap protein fix for Indians and cultivation of rapidly multiplying pigs will boost income for rural farmers.

Actor and theatre artiste Siddharth Menon shares fond memories of a Christmas lunch he had as a child

November 30, 2013 1:34 am

It’s that time of the year again — sleigh bells are ringing and the sound of carols are drifting through the air.

The green cow

September 01, 2009 1:28 am

Few creatures would seem as beneficent as the cow. Properly grazed and groomed,it gives us burgers and milk,boot leather...

Flu-hit Mexico plans recovery,pork trade row erupts

May 05, 2009 11:06 am

Mexico announced plans to revive its economy hit by a deadly swine flu epidemic it says has eased,but the global alert has triggered a trade dispute over bans on pork.