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Amazon expands Pantry service in India

Amazon.in on Tuesday said it has expanded its 'Amazon Pantry' service that allows users to buy grocery items from the platform to over 300...

No name, no pint – new rules for England’s pubs after lockdown

Drinkers in England's pubs will have to give their name before they order a pint, and there will be no live acts or standing...

Plastic ‘has entered’ Antarctic terrestrial food chain

Scientists have found bits of polystyrene in the guts of tiny, soil-dwelling organisms in the Antarctic, raising concern that microplastics pollution has already "deeply"...

Amazon signals entry into alcohol delivery in India with nod in West Bengal

Amazon.com has secured clearance to deliver alcohol in India's eastern state of West Bengal, according to a document seen by Reuters, signalling the U.S. e-commerce...

Indian military stores orders for Pernod, Diageo dry up

Pernod Ricard and Diageo, two of the world's biggest spirit makers, have stopped receiving orders for their imported brands from India's defence canteen stores where...

Just Eat Takeaway to buy Grubhub, forming food-delivery giant

Anglo-Dutch meal delivery firm Just Eat Takeaway.com agreed to acquire US company Grubhub for $7.3 billion to form the world's largest online food delivery...

Virus fears threaten Lyon’s famous ‘bouchons’

For gastronomes worldwide, Lyon has long held pride of place in France's hierarchy of fine dining, but even as the city's beloved "bouchon" restaurants...

South Africans quench thirst with moonshine during lockdown ban

A craze for homebrewing has swept across South Africa since the government banned the sale of alcohol to help hospitals and keep order during...

Japan insect enthusiast puts cricket ramen on the menu

In a steamy Tokyo kitchen, a roasted scent wafts through the air as Yuta Shinohara prepares soup stock for ramen, derived not from pork...

Amazon taps into food delivery services in India

Amazon is rolling out services to deliver food in India, pitting it against established players Swiggy and Zomato in a market that has seen explosive...
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