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    Bangladesh achieves self-sufficiency in food: minister

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Savar | Updated at 11:42pm on January 18, 2020

    Food minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder on Saturday said Bangladesh had achieved self-sufficiency in food as the government had implemented massive effective development programmes...

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    ACC arrests food inspector

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:10pm on January 09, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday caught a food inspector red-handed at Dumuria in Khulna when he was taking Tk 1 lakh as bribe from a businessman....

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    Local spice consumption can save foreign currency

    Mohammed Ataur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on December 25, 2019

    SPICY food is the tradition of Indian civilisation from time immemorial. Flavouring foods and making them tasty by adding different plant parts during cooking or...

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    Minister for boosting halal food industry

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:05pm on December 22, 2019

    Industries minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun Sunday called upon the private sector to work with the government to take the opportunities of the huge demand...

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    Court orders recall of Hakim Pury Zarda for cancer risk

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on December 10, 2019

    A Dhaka court dealing with food adulteration cases on Monday ordered the owner of Hakim Pury Zarda, a popular brand of smokeless chewing tobacco consumed...

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    2.35cr without enough food in Bangladesh

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:22am on December 10, 2019

    The Global Hunger Index launched in Bangladesh on Monday said that over 2.35 crore people in Bangladesh were undernourished due to lack of adequate supply...

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    Cyprus food fest draws food lovers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on December 09, 2019

    The three-day Cyprus food festival that begun on Saturday would continue till this night at Royal Park Residence Hotel in the capital’s Banani. The hotel...

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    World food prices surge in November: FAO

    Reuters . Rome | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2019

    World food prices rose strongly in November, lifted by big jumps in prices of meat and vegetable oils, despite slightly lower cereals prices, the United...

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    Govt must recognise right to food to improve on nutrition

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2019

    ABOUT 18 million people of Bangladesh considered ultra-poor who account for 11.13 per cent of about 163 million population cannot afford to buy an energy...

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    President urges all to stand against food adulteration

    United News of Bangladesh . Rajshahi | Updated at 02:22am on December 02, 2019

    President Abdul Hamid on Sunday urged all to stand against the dishonest business people engaged in food adulteration. ‘I’ve visited many countries in the world....