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More fresh fruit deters diabetes; juice boosts risk

EATING more whole fresh fruit, especially blueberries, grapes, apples and pears, is linked to a lower risk of type 2 diabetes, but drinking more...

Nestlé introduces new chocolate variety

Nestlé said it created the first 70% dark chocolate made entirely from the cocoa fruit, ditching added sugar. The new chocolate uses the beans and...

Warburtons introduce Baked Naan Chips

THE UK’s biggest baker and second largest grocery brand has introduced a new range of Indian-flavoured Baked Naan Chips.   Indian chef Monisha Baradwaj helped launch...

UK food app Deliveroo gets Amazon backing

Amazon has led a funding round in British online food delivery company Deliveroo, pitting itself against Uber Eats and other smaller providers in an...

Curry’ drug could help rebuild brain after stroke

STUDIES on animals suggest that a new hybrid drug, made in part from the chemical in turmeric, could help regenerate brain cells after a...

Russia targets beer in fight against alcoholism

WITH A stroke of the presidential pen, beer was recently reclassified as an alcoholic drink in Russia, no longer a foodstuff, and its sales...

World must transform food production or face unrest, scientists warn

The world must diversify its food production and consumption, or face damaging supply disruptions that could lead to suffering and social unrest, scientists warned...

Japan mobile phone app takes photos, counts calories

DIETERS, take heart. A new weapon in the fight against fat is on its way: a mobile phone application that counts calories from a...

Variety is spice of life for NY’s Michelin eateries

WITH 57 restaurants winning stars in this year’s Michelin guide, New York comes in only at fifth place in world rankings, but is the...

NY restaurant excites with ‘sensory hyperrealism’

THERE is cuisine which aims to excite the palate, and cuisine to please the eye.Argentine neurologist-turned-chef Miguel Sanchez Romera, however, has another proposition: restaurant...