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Maggi Noodles Withdrawn from Market, Nestle CEO Defends Standard, Quality

Nestle India has decided to take their product MAGGI Noodles off the shelves nationwide in the view of recent developments and concerns around the product that the company attributed to an “environment of confusion”that has led to pre-mature conclusions. Nestle said the situation does not provide a conducive environment to have the product in the market now and it is ...

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Post-Maggi, Will India Crack on Others?

The entire controversy surrounding Maggi Masala has unfolded the entire gamut of lenient authorities in India prompting domestic food manufacturers to violate norms and multinationals following suit with little respect to global standards set in their own countries. Born in a hugely populated country, Indians have grown to belittle the life of others, let alone own family members in their ...

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‘2 Minute Maggi Noodles’ Contains Harmful Levels of Lead, MSG? Probe On

Yes, the famous 2-minute Maggi Noodles, enthusiastically advertised by Madhuri Dixit on TV now, actually contains harmful monosodium glutamate (MSG) and ‘lead’ beyond the permissible levels, say officials. In their test, the authorities found that Maggi contained 17 ppm (parts per million) lead, which is harmful as against the permissible levels of 0.01ppm. While the authorities are going gor further ...

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