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The Author Is Advisor Food Systems and Consumer Affairs AIGGPA, Bhopal, Government of Madhya Pradesh. Can Be Reached At Aamir.manan@gmail.com

Reuse Of Cooking Oils: Health Impacts and Best Possible Initiatives

Reuse Of Cooking Oils: Health Impacts and Best Possible Initiatives

These days, the shelf of the cooking-oil section of the supermarket is a crowded spot. This abundance of oil options can cause confusion about which oils may be the healthiest ones to use .Over the past 10 years, the landscape of cooking oils has changed to the increased availability of high-oleic oils. With so many […]

Discover Food Science & Technology- An Intresting Career Option

Discover Food Science & Technology- An Intresting Career Option

Food is one of the basic needs of humanity. Everyone needs food. No wonder there is an entire industry working for better production and preservation of food. Behind the scenes this industry has slowly and steadily become the backbone of the economies and has carried humanity forward. Food Technology is the application of food science […]

Soft Drinks Are They Appopriate For Health

Soft Drinks Are They Appopriate For Health

A soft drink usually contains carbonated water (although some vitamin waters and lemonades are not carbonated), a sweetener, and a natural or artificial flavoring. The sweetener may be a sugar, high-fructose corn syrup, fruit juice, a sugar substitute (in the case of diet drinks), or some combination of these. Soft drinks may also contain caffeine, […]

Street Food, Importance-satisfaction analysis and Issues Concerning

Street Food, Importance-satisfaction analysis and Issues Concerning

Our Country has a rich tradition of street food that often reflects local culture. Easy availability of street food coupled with its wide variety and delicacy of the offerings, not to forget the comparative low prices, have made street food popular with all sections of society, including the elite and foreign tourists. Street food is, […]

KNOW YOUR FOOD WHETHER SAFE OR UNSAFE

KNOW YOUR FOOD WHETHER SAFE OR UNSAFE

Due to changing lifestyles, the fad for heat-and-eat food items is catching on in the state despite concerns about quality and hygiene After packaged Rista and Goshtaba conquering the kitchens of Jammu and Kashmir, now it’s the turn of Traditional Kashmiri staple food (Rice/Sabzi/Dal/Mutton)to make waves with small time entrepreneurs establishing homemade units to make […]

QURBANI: The Festival Of Sacrifice, Feasts And Proper Preservation Techniques

QURBANI: The Festival Of Sacrifice, Feasts And Proper Preservation Techniques

As it is narrated in the Holy Qur’an, Prophet Ibrahim (A.S) had a dream, not once, but repeatedly where he was being asked by Allah (SWT) to sacrifice his son Ismail (A.S). This was a test of love and submission towards Allah. He surrendered to Allah SWT’s command without hesitating and prepared himself and his […]

Fortified Bakery…Immune Friendly Or Not…????

Fortified Bakery…Immune Friendly Or Not…????

While DAK has started issuing statements. I recently have come across one of the posts by DAK contending the claims of “immunity booster” bakery is not scientific and lacks validity. Let us examine the claim from scientific point of view, Since I myself being a food technologist will try to throw light on few things […]

OPINION

Cyber frauds in Kashmir

The need of the hour for everyone living in the Kashmir valley is to be ever so cautious about rising cyber frauds. According to the cyber police advisory, “Verify the product posted in OLX portal physically, before transferring any amount to the seller; Do not believe the ID cards sent by these fraudsters on the […]