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ED: No child should have to go...

ED: No child should have to go...

Editorial

Sat, Jan 2 2021

We must remain committed to ensuring that food insecurity is completely eliminated

OP-ED: A lifeline against hunger

OP-ED: A lifeline against hunger

OP-ED Contributor

Sat, Dec 26 2020

Insights on public food transfers during the pandemic from an IFPRI survey in Bangladesh 

UN: 5m Yemenis one step away from famine...

UN: 5m Yemenis one step away from famine...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 14 2020

Yemen has been mired in a civil war since late 2014

Islamist violence escalates in Burkina...

Islamist violence escalates in Burkina...

Africa

Wed, Dec 2 2020

Over 7 million people face acute hunger in Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso

As millions face famine, women at risk...

Women, girls will be hardest hit by...

World

Thu, Nov 19 2020

One in nine people do not have enough to eat, reversing decades of progress in reducing world

UN: Hotspots in 4 countries on brink...

UN: Hotspots in 4 countries on brink...

World

Sat, Nov 7 2020

The agencies said the global health crisis, extreme weather patterns and conflict had exacerbated...

Eating rats: Myanmar's 2nd lockdown...

Myanmar's 2nd lockdown drives hunger...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Oct 24 2020

With more than 40,000 cases and 1,000 deaths, Myanmar is facing one of Southeast Asia’s worst Covid-19...

GHI: Hunger at serious level in...

GHI: Hunger at serious level in...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Bangladesh ranks 75th in the 2020 Global Hunger Index, and is considered highly vulnerable to a worsening...

Ending hunger with dignity

Ending hunger with dignity

D2

Mon, Oct 12 2020

The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) has been working in Bangladesh right from the start

WFP chief seeks million from donors,...

WFP chief seeks million from donors,...

World

Sat, Oct 10 2020

While the food crisis is mainly the result of conflict, Beasley said in April that he raised the prospect...

Hunger could kill millions more than...

Oxfam: Hunger could kill millions more...

Coronavirus

Thu, Jul 9 2020

This equates to as many as 12,000 people dying every day while the global mortality rate for coronavirus...

Malnutrition in poorer nations costs...

Malnutrition in poorer nations costs...

World

Wed, Jul 8 2020

In developing nations where the prevalence of malnutrition is high, researchers estimated that the direct...

BNP: Government is mocking at people's...

BNP: Government is mocking at people's...

Politics

Fri, May 1 2020

Rizvi claimed that BNP is working for the poor irrespective of their political identity

Is this the beginning of the end?

Is this the beginning of the end?

Mostafiz Kazi

Wed, Apr 29 2020

The only way to beat this virus will be to not add starvation to the equation

Testing in testing times

Testing in testing times

Kaiser Kabir

Tue, Apr 21 2020

Science must be the only guiding principle in relaxing a lockdown

Of dogs and men

Of dogs and men

Anupam Debashis Roy

Tue, Apr 7 2020

What about the ones who do not have a home to be quarantined in?

Don’t let Covid-19 become  a hunger...

Don’t let Covid-19 become a hunger...

QU Dongyu

Sun, Mar 29 2020

Keeping global food chains alive is crucial

Can we say goodbye to hunger?

Can we say goodbye to hunger?

Editorial

Wed, Dec 11 2019

We are a country that knows what famine feels like

Progress through science

Progress through science

Editorial

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Focus and invest in science and research

No one should go hungry

No one should go hungry

Editorial

Thu, Oct 17 2019

When it comes to development, the basics should come first

Unicef: 1 in 3 children either malnourished...

Unicef: 1 in 3 children either malnourished...

World

Tue, Oct 15 2019

Across all age groups, more than 800 million people in the world are constantly hungry and another two...