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    Govt to procure aman rice at Tk 36 a kg

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 08:10pm on November 18, 2018

    The government will procure 6 lakh tonnes of parboiled Aman rice from farmers across the country from December 1.‘The government has decided to procure 6...

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    Food security, food safety still remain a major challenge

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 18, 2018

    FOOD security — which entails the adequacy of food, equitable distribution, confirmed supply, fair access and sustained sources, among other issues — and food safety...

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    No one to live without food, home: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:41am on October 05, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said that the utmost goal of her government was to build a country where no people lived without home...

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    World food prices dip in Sept: FAO

    Reuters . Rome | Updated at 12:05am on October 05, 2018

    World food prices slipped in September from the month before, with only sugar posting a rise, the United Nations food agency said on Thursday....

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    Food court summons BSTI to verify GSK claim

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on October 03, 2018

    A food court in Dhaka on Tuesday asked Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution to appear before it to verify a GlaxoSmithKline claim that a standardisation...

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    Food Court orders arrest of Abul Khair Milk Products Chairman, CEO

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:22am on September 25, 2018

    A food court in the capital on Monday ordered the arrests of Abul Khair Milk Products Ltd chairman and chief executive officer on charge of...

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    Nestle aims to shed skin unit to focus on food, nutrition

    Reuters | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2018

    Nestle put its skin health unit up for sale on Thursday, as the maker of Nescafe and Perrier water ditches underperforming businesses and fends off...

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    Guards at fortress of food must be guarded properly

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 11, 2018

    THE theft of 215 tonnes of rice and flour, meant for open market sales for the poor, from the Central Storage Depot of the Directorate...

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    Bangladesh needs to focus on food security, renewable energy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:06pm on September 08, 2018

    Jomo Kwame Sundaram, a member of Malaysian Council of Eminent Persons, also a leading economist, on Saturday said that countries like Bangladesh should pay more...

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    Sirajganj restaurant fined Tk 1 lakh

    Our Correspondent . Sirajganj | Updated at 01:12am on August 15, 2018

    A restaurant in Sirajganj was fined Tk 1 lakh on Tuesday by a mobile court as at least 70 people fell sick after taking foods supplied...