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UN: World hunger levels rise for third...

UN: World hunger levels rise for third...

World

Tue, Sep 11 2018

A lack of food had caused an estimated 2.3 million people to flee Venezuela as of June

Red Cross warns of food crisis in North...

Red Cross warns of food crisis in North...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Drought and floods have long been a seasonal threat in North Korea, which lacks irrigation systems and...

UK heatwave will hit food supplies,...

UK heatwave will hit food supplies,...

Europe

Wed, Jul 25 2018

About 40% of the food Britain consumes is imported, the vast majority of it from or via the EU

The right to food: Negative or...

The right to food: Negative or...

Business

Tue, Mar 27 2018

There’s no shortage of food, just lack of purchasing power

After the violence, hunger now forcing...

After the violence, hunger now forcing...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 19 2017

Hunger is now compelling the remaining Rohingya people to leave their homes in droves in search of...

Rohingya influx may hurt Bangladesh...

Rohingya influx may hurt Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 28 2017

The intensity of these impacts will be more visible when flow of international aid lessens, experts...

Obaidul Quader: 12 relief centres, 8...

Obaidul Quader: 12 relief centres, 8...

Nation

Mon, Sep 18 2017

The minister distributed relief to the Rohingya refugees at Kutupalong and Balukhali camps

Baby food crisis hits Cox’s Bazar

Baby food crisis hits Cox’s Bazar

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 12 2017

Health experts have urged people across the country to help the crisis-stricken people by providing them...

More than 200 Rohingya children have...

More than 200 Rohingya children have...

Nation

Mon, Sep 11 2017

Voluntary organisations and NGOs have been providing foods like rice, biscuit and khichuri to the Rohingya...

Basic civic amenities elude 64 Tripura...

Basic civic amenities elude 64 Tripura...

Nation

Sat, Jul 15 2017

They have alleged that government health service providers never visited the area

Rice on the table

Rice on the table

Editorial

Wed, Jul 5 2017

The days of famine are behind us, but the rice crisis we are seeing right now needs to be addressed

With Eid nearing fast, Haor people still...

With Eid nearing fast, Haor people still...

Nation

Tue, Jun 20 2017

‘I am not sure if I will be able to buy clothes for my children. All I am thinking about is how to arrange...

Adivasis in remote Sajek villages require...

Adivasis in remote Sajek villages require...

Nation

Sat, Jun 3 2017

The government as well as social welfare groups have started distributing rice and other materials to...

Minister: Unscrupulous traders make...

Minister: Unscrupulous traders make...

Nation

Wed, May 17 2017

The corrupt traders were spreading propaganda that the country would face a huge food crisis this...

Life in shambles

Life in shambles

Md Sariful Islam , Md Sariful Islam

Wed, May 17 2017

We must do more to support victims of flash floods

Sajek valley food crisis: No relief...

Sajek valley food crisis: No relief...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 12 2017

Low production of this year’s jhum (slash-and-burn method) cultivation led the valley dwellers to an...

Monks stand by starving Sajek...

Monks stand by starving Sajek...

Nation

Mon, May 8 2017

About 2,000 families in 20 remote Sajek villages have been facing acute food shortage

Food crisis continues in Sajek...

Food crisis continues in Sajek...

Nation

Fri, Apr 28 2017

The situation this year would worsen further if food reliefs are not distributed among the affected areas...

Filling the food gap

Filling the food gap

Magazine

Thu, Mar 30 2017

Supporting poor communities of disaster prone south-west region of Bangladesh during food crisis

Stop wasting food

Stop wasting food

Ekram Kabir , Ekram Kabir

Fri, Jun 24 2016

We need to save the food we don’t eat

An end to life as they know it

An end to life as they know it

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 10 2016

People in the remote hills of Bandarban struggle for a living as their slash-and-burn agro methods are...