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September 23, 2018 8:16 AM Pakistani chefs participating in Indian food festival denied visa amidst tensions

LAHORE: Six Pakistani chefs had their visas rejected by the Indian government on Saturday, restricting them from participating in the World Heritage Cuisine and Food Festival that will be held in October in Amritsar. The rejection of the visas came in the middle of the intensifying pressures between the neighboring countries after the Indian Foreign 1

September 21, 2018 12:00 AM Food department imposes Rs127,500 fine on 31 outlets in capital

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration’s food department has imposed Rs127,500 fine during its week-long raids and inspection visits of various restaurants, milk shops, ‘tandors’ and eateries in various sectors of the city. The ICT food and health teams overall carried out 31 inspections of food outlets and imposed fines as per the law on hotels 4

September 21, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistanis lose $4.5 billion/year in net income on patchy electricity access: WB

KARACHI: Pakistani households lose an immense $4.5 billion or 1.7 percent of GDP in net income every year due to the lack of reliable access to electricity, the World Bank said, underscoring the need of energy sector reforms to address inefficiencies. “This estimate is likely to grossly understate the actual loss, because it does not capture the impact 3

September 19, 2018 12:00 AM Sidhu slated for ‘messing up’ Kartarpur Sahin corridor issue

ISLAMABAD: Two most powerful Indian ministers severely criticised cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu on Tuesday for visiting Pakistan and hugging Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa. According to media reports, Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj reprimanded Sidhu for “messing up” the issue of Kartarpur Sahib corridor 4

September 19, 2018 12:00 AM ‘No hike in flour price’

Rawalpindi: District Food Controller (DFC) Ejaz Ahmed Siyal has refuted any hike in prices of ‘atta’ (wheat flour) on part of the government saying there was no justification on part of the traders to increase the prices at their own. Talking to ‘The News’, he said a 20-kilogram bag ‘atta’ was selling at Rs750 to Rs760 in the open market shops. “40-kilogram 2

September 19, 2018 12:00 AM Tdap participation in World Food Moscow, Russia

Moscow: TDAP is participating in World Food Moscow Russia with six (06) exhibitors relating to the products categories like rice, fruits & vegetables, spices etc. World Food Moscow, a four (04) day exhibition starting from 17th September, 2018, is a major exhibition serving the global food and drinks industry. Since its inception in 1991, the event has grown 3

September 19, 2018 12:00 AM Halal products fair on Sept 29

ISLAMABAD: The exhibition of Halal products will be held in Dubai on September 29. In the exhibition, companies which are making dairy products, frozen vegetables, bakery products, seafood, and ice cream will showcase their products. Halal Expo Dubai is the largest and only dedicated exhibition focusing on all aspects of Halal products and services 3

September 18, 2018 12:00 AM As its trading debut looms, China’s Meituan locked in battle of super-apps

BEIJING/SHANGHAI: Meituan Dianping, which raised $4.2 billion in its Hong Kong IPO, is one of China’s super-apps, with 340 million users ordering groceries, paying bills, renting bikes and booking hotels - but it is far from alone. The delivery-to-ticketing platform, backed by internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd, is squaring off with Alibaba Group Holding 4

September 15, 2018 12:00 AM Patients in jeopardy as hepatitis centre in Khairpur runs out of critical medicines

SUKKUR: The seriously sick patients of hepatitis A and C are running from pillar to post for critical medicines that are no more available at the Hepatitis Center Khairpur for almost a month, jeopardizing the life of thousands of patients. The patients of Hepatitis A and C Virus have a daily requirement of the high priority medicines like Sofosbuvir 3

September 13, 2018 2:02 AM Men stole Hyderabad Nizam’s golden tiffin box and ate food out of it too

HYDERABAD (India): After hitting the jackpot, the Rajendra Nagar duo couldn’t resist themselves from having a potluck. What Mubeen Mohammad and his associate Mohammad Ghouse Pasha, the two masterminds behind the high-profile Nizam Museum theft case, did next was eat like a monarch. With a golden food box encrusted with diamonds and rubies in their kitty