COVID-19: Food wastage on the rise
Lockdowns have led to hoarding and higher supply chain wastage
India to import 3 mln tonnes of pulses in 2020-21
Import could lower prices of domestic pulses, increasing losses to farmers
भुखमरी-कुपोषण दूर करने वाली सामुदायिक रसोई पर राज्यों की सुस्ती, सुप्रीम कोर्ट ने लगाया जुर्माना
पांच महीने बाद भी पांच राज्यों और दो केंद्र शासित प्रदेश को छोड़कर किसी ने भी नोटिस का जवाब नहीं दिया। इससे नाराज सुप्रीम ...
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भारत में भूख के चिंताजनक पहलू पर रोशनी डालते वैश्विक भूख सूचकांक (ग्लोबल हंगर इंडेक्स) पर दस सवाल...
युवाओं में भी बढ़ रहा है कुपोषण का खतरा, जलवायु परिवर्तन है वजह
दैनिक तापमान में हर एक डिग्री सेल्सियस की वृद्धि, अस्पताल में कुपोषण के कारण भर्ती मरीजों की संख्या में 2.5 फीसदी की वृद्धि कर ...
Jharkhand’s community kitchens: Making a mockery of food security?
The state's Dal Bhat Yojana was meant to provide some food security to those struggling to make ends meet by providing them hygienic and …
Economic Survey 2018-19: Growth slowest in five years due to low food inflation
Agriculture sector contracted in fourth quarter; farmers produced less, spent less on consumption
Restaurants turn to indigenous foods for lucrative business
Serving local cuisines comes with major operational challenges too
A third of world’s children with stunting live in India: Report
The Global Nutrition Report outlines what the world consumes and how it’s affecting the health of children and adults
A lesser known rice bean that's healthier than most
Despite having immense nutritive and medicinal properties, the rice bean is a lesser-known pulse
Popeye would like this spinach
Tree spinach, or chayamansa, is nothing less than a superfood for humans as well as livestock
Here's why home-cooked food is healthier
Look no further than the plate you are served in
Sustainable diets will remain a minefield until we change the way we approach food
With profit-making still at the top of the food industry agenda, we need more than consumer power alone to achieve a truly sustainable food system
Agriculture becomes casualty of Syrian war, incurs losses worth US$18 billion
Agriculture is a crucial safety net in the rural areas, and its loss may increase internal and external migration
Sustainable rice production key to food security
Though a staple crop in many countries, rice production is facing the impact of extreme weather events such as droughts and floods
Assuring tenure rights to pastoralists can ensure food security
Over 500 million people rely on livestock herding in rangelands. They move from one place to another in search of pasture and to avoid drought, …
UN food agency predicts bumper wheat, rice harvests
The global rice production is also predicted to expand for the first time in three years, mainly due to abundant monsoon rains in Asia and …
How will the drought in India affect food prices worldwide?
Cristina Coslet is Country Monitor, Far East Asia at the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Migrants pay more for native cuisine even at the cost of nutrition finds study
The study Caloric Costs of Culture: Evidence from Indian Migrants appears in the American Economic Review
Food labels should disclose public health impacts, says minister
Union Minister for Consumer Affairs minister Ram Vilas Paswan promises to write to the health ministry
After last year’s drought, food production in Syria sees a boost this year
Good rains have improved production, but it still is not close to pre-crisis levels, say UN agencies
A brewing scandal
Genetic barcodes show undisclosed ingredients in tea
Dumped with toxic moss