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Shanghai exhibit draws egg-lovers and selfie-takers

Shanghai exhibit draws egg-lovers and selfie-takers

"Last one in is a rotten egg," a neon sign in brilliant pink goads, as half a dozen people frolic and snap photos in a giant caviar bowl.

An egg a day may keep the doctor away, study claims

An egg a day may keep the doctor away, study claims

While outside experts cautioned against reading too much into the study, its authors claimed that Chinese adults who ate an egg every day had a lower risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD).

Belgian biscuit maker recalls products over eggs scare

Belgian biscuit maker recalls products over eggs scare

Belgian biscuit maker Lotus Bakeries said it had recalled some of its products in Belgium as they could contain eggs that were contaminated with insecticide fipronil.

Tainted egg scandal sparks political row in Germany

Tainted egg scandal sparks political row in Germany

A German state minister charged Wednesday that over three times more eggs contaminated with the insecticide fipronil had entered the country than the national government has admitted.

Contaminated eggs scandal spreads from Europe to Asia

Contaminated eggs scandal spreads from Europe to Asia

A scandal involving eggs contaminated with insecticide spread to 15 EU countries, Switzerland and as far away as Hong Kong on Friday as the European Commission called for a special meeting on the growing crisis.

Hong Kong, Switzerland, 15 EU states hit by egg scandal

Hong Kong, Switzerland, 15 EU states hit by egg scandal

Insecticide-tainted eggs from European poultry farms have now been found in Hong Kong and Switzerland as well as 15 EU countries, the European Commission said on Friday.

EU to call crisis meeting over egg scandal: commissioner

EU to call crisis meeting over egg scandal: commissioner

The EU's executive Commission will call an emergency meeting of ministers over insecticide-tainted eggs in a bid to end "blaming and shaming" over the scandal, health commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis said on Friday.

Local market free of contaminated eggs, says ministry

Local market free of contaminated eggs, says ministry

The Ministry of Public Health has announced that local markets are free of table eggs produced in a European country and has been the subject of a global alert due to possible contamination with pesticide residues.

Dutch farmers cry 'fowl' as eggs poisoned by insecticide

Dutch farmers cry 'fowl' as eggs poisoned by insecticide

Dozens of poultry farms have been closed across The Netherlands after a toxic insecticide is believed to have contaminated hundreds of thousands of eggs, Dutch officials said on Tuesday.

Saudi Arabia temporarily bans poultry imports from Tennessee

Saudi Arabia temporarily bans poultry imports from Tennessee

Saudi Arabia has temporarily banned imports of live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from Tennessee after a form of bird flu that is highly lethal for poultry was found in the US state, the Saudi ministry of agriculture said.

Pokemon Go 'blasphemous', says Indian lawyer

Pokemon Go 'blasphemous', says Indian lawyer

Popular mobile gaming app Pokemon Go has been accused of hurting religious sentiments by showing eggs in Hindu and Jain temples.