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Karachi dairy farmers increase milk prices by Rs10

Commissioner taking action against people selling milk at higher rates

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July 6, 2019


Peshawar district govt dumps 220 litres of substandard milk

A milk seller was also arrested

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June 16, 2019


KP Food Authority seizes substandard milk in Abbottabad

Punjab authority also continues crackdown

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May 22, 2019


Karachi dairy farmers raise milk prices by Rs23 per litre

Government refuses to accept the new price

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April 11, 2019


Karachi farmers are selling milk for Rs120 per litre 

Sindh govt to take action against exorbitant prices

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April 10, 2019


Sindh Food Authority disposes of adulterated milk

Milk contained animal blood and washing powder

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April 6, 2019


New test tells you how nutritious breast milk is

FDA approves Miris Human Milk Analyzer

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December 25, 2018


Dayfresh brings you farm fresh milk at your doorstep

Company offers three types of pasteurized milk; premium cow, full cream and low fat

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November 6, 2018


Half of your glass of milk might just be garbage

We hear these cows crying at night as they keep eating garbage, says a guard stationed near a garbage dump in Karachi’s North Nazimabad. Muhammad Ilyas, a cattle herder, brings his cows to this dump every day. “I bring them here so they can have a walk,” he says. “It’s good for their health.” He…

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June 12, 2018


Is there plastic in your milk?

Cows in our cities scavenge food from heaps of garbage. There’s plenty of garbage for them, but it is mixed with plastic and countless other toxins. These cows are often milked and that milk is sold to unsuspecting customers.

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June 8, 2018


Karachi to pay more for fresh milk from tomorrow

Price of fresh milk has been raised according to a notification Development comes days after milk vendors went on strike over milk prices KARACHI: Fresh milk will be sold for Rs 94 per litre in the city from tomorrow, according to a notification issued by the government.  Farmers will sell the milk for Rs 85…

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March 29, 2018


Karachi running out of milk

Reporting by Shahnavaz Qadri Milk shortage has hit Karachi as retailers decided not to buy milk from the wholesale market Milk prices are on the rise. Dairy vendors hinted they might go on strike against the increase. On Wednesday, they did not collect milk from the wholesale market. The city is now facing a shortage…

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March 14, 2018


Dubai claims title of ‘Largest Cup of Tea in the World’

ISLAMABAD: Dubai made history by serving ‘largest cup of tea in the world’ at the Global Village. President of Emirates Culinary Guild, Chef Uwe Micheel told Gulf News that at least 38 chefs belonging to different restaurants prepared 5,000 litres of milky tea, which was placed in a 3.66-metre cup with a top rim diameter…

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January 27, 2018


‘People consuming milk of cancer-affected cattle’

KARACHI: Dairy and Cattle Farmers Association President Shakir Umar Gujjar has said that hormone-enhancing injection being used for increasing the production of milk in cattle is causing cancer among animals. While speaking to Samaa, he said the injecting companies had misguided the cattle farmers about the use of injections which have caused cancer and other…

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January 13, 2018


France to probe Lactalis baby milk salmonella scare

French prosecutors have opened a probe into salmonella contamination and a major international recall of baby milk produced by dairy giant Lactalis, a legal source told AFP on Tuesday. The investigation will focus on possible charges of causing involuntary injuries and endangering the lives of others but also possible cheating and failures in carrying out…

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December 27, 2017


Here are six food items rich in Vitamin D

NEWS DESK: Vitamin D plays a very important role in the human body and it is obtained from sun exposure and food. It is also called ‘sunshine vitamin’ as it helps in keeping the bone and teeth healthy. Vitamin D deficiency causes serious health problems such as diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis and cancer. The…

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October 24, 2017


Five ways to find out if milk is adulterated

NEWS DESK: It is common practice for milk vendors as well as companies selling packaged milk to add water – even starch, detergent and urea for thickening purposes in some cases – to milk. According to a Times of India report, there are five ways that you can find out if the milk you are…

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July 21, 2017


Video: Milk prices go up in Sindh

After an increase in milk prices in Karachi, vendors in Hyderabad have also raise per litre price upto Rs. 4.00. Sellers claim that they cannot suffer losses and are helpless in this regard.

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April 3, 2017


Heavy import duty on milk imposed

ISLAMABAD: Parliamentary Secretary for National Food Security and Research MNA Rajab Ali Baloch Thursday told the National Assembly that present government has imposed heavy duty on import of milk. Replying to a question, he said that government could not impose restriction on import of edible items but it can only increase duty on the products….

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March 16, 2017


Senate body expresses concern over bottled water, package milk

ISLAMABAD: Senate Standing Committee on Science and Technology Tuesday expressed concern over the quality of bottled water and package milk. The committee was met under the chairmanship of Osman Saifullah Khan while senator Muhammad Azam Khan Sawati, Haji Momin Khan Afridi, Professor Sajid Mir and Mian Muhammad Ateeq Shaikh also attended the meeting. The committee…

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January 31, 2017


Milk everyday can boost memory: Study

UNITED STATES: A new study has suggested that drinking one glass of milk everyday could not only boost your intake of much-needed key nutrients, but it could also positively impact your brain and mental performance, experts suggest. The study on which the story is based found that adults with higher intakes of milk and other…

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August 29, 2016