Sat, 15 Sep 2018 10:23
Hanoi urges its citizens to stop eating dog meat
An international animal welfare charity has welcomed the news that the city government is considering banning the consumption of dog meat in certain areas.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:18
Hanoi urges residents to stop eating dog meat
Hanoi officials urged residents on Tuesday to ease off eating dog meat, saying the popular dish is tarnishing the city's image and risks spreading rabies.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 01:00
Food for thought: A squid can recognise itself in the mirror
Gwyneth Paltrow made headlines recently when she declared that octopuses are “too smart to be food”. During a Slack chat with her Goop co-workers, Paltrow recounted the story of Inky – the octopus who famously escaped from his enclosure at the National Aquarium of New Zealand and slid down a 50-metre drainpipe to freedom – and said, “I had to stop eating them.”
Fri, 30 Oct 2015 09:37
WHO says cancer report not calling for people to give up meat
GENEVA (AFP) - The World Health Organization stressed Thursday that an explosive report this week linking the consumption of processed meat to cancer was not calling for people to stop eating meat altogether.