Monday, February 6, 2023

FSSAI

FSSAI initiates ‘food safety supervisor course’ in Dimapur

A two-day “Food Safety Supervisor Course” under Food Safety Training and Certificate (FoSTaC) was conducted from January 30-31 at Hotel Saramati, Dimapur under the initiative of the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI).A press release by district...

Traders’ body seeks printing of Indian Nutrition rating on food packets

Traders’ body Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has drawn Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya’s attention towards a draft notification issued by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) for the printing of Indian Nutrition Rating (INR)...

FSSAI approves Yak as a ‘food animal’: Official

The Food Safety and Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) has approved the Himalayan Yak as a ‘food animal’.The move is expected to help check decline in the population of the high-altitude bovine animal by making it a part of...

Shillong Wine Festival held after 2 years

“Penicillin cures, but wine makes people happy” - These famous words of Scottish physician Alexander Fleming, who discovered the world’s first broadly effective antibiotic substance, perhaps aptly describes the all pervading passion at the Shillong Wine Festival, held on...

FSSAI certifies FBO units under Mokokchung zone

Under the initiative of Food Safety & Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) and department of Health & Family Welfare(H&FW), Nagaland, various food safety activities/audits were conducted by MS Certification Services LTD, Kolkata, an FSSAI empanelled agency and Food Safety...

Amid protests on lifting prohibition, Manipur issues draft liquor policy

The state government issued the draft Manipur Liquor Regulation Policy even as protests continued over the cabinet’s decision to partially lift the prohibition from the state.Aiming to generate employment and increase the revenue of the state, the draft policy...

DAY-NRLM, DRDA Mkg organises FSSAI registration camp

Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihood Mission (DAY-NRLM), District Rural Development Agency (DRDA) Mokokchung organised a one-day Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) registration camp for self help groups (SHGs) on July 23 at Changtongya block,...

High in pesticides, many countries send back Indian tea

Both international and domestic buyers have rejected a series of tea consignments due to the presence of pesticides and chemicals beyond permissible limits, Indian Tea Exporters Association (ITEA) chairman Anshuman Kanoria said on Friday.Filling up the vacuum created by...

Food Safety & Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) awareness camp held in Mokokchung

DIMAPUR: Mokokchung Municipal Council (MMC) and Food Safety, Mokokchung Zone conducted the Food Safety & Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) awareness camp for butchers, fish vendors and poultry stalls within Mokokchung town on March 31 in the MMC hall.In...

Awareness on ‘eat right campus’ held

Staff Reporter Food Safety Dimapur zone organised an awareness programme on “eat right campus”, an initiative of Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) at Holy Cross Higher Secondary School (HCHSS), here, on Thursday.During the programme, resource person, Food...