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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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    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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    Food safety mandatory of Bangladesh to be a developed country: Minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:13pm on September 20, 2018

    Bangladesh needs to ensure safe food for its people by 2041 to achieve its goal of becoming a developed country, said food minister Quamrul Islam...

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    Workshop on bakery industry begins in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 11:45pm on September 17, 2018

    Speakers at a programme in Sylhet on Monday stressed the need to sensitise the entrepreneurs and employees concerned for maintaining proper manufacturing process in the...

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    Bangladesh ultra-poor to get rice at Tk 10 a kg for three months

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:10am on August 30, 2018

    Food minister Qamrul Islam on Wednesday said the government would start selling rice at Tk 10 per kg among 50 lakh ultra-poor families across the...

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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...

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    Comprehensive policy needed for safe food production

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on July 25, 2018

    Economists, agriculturists and experts from other disciplines on Tuesday stressed the need for adopting a comprehensive national policy on food, agriculture, fisheries and livestock to...

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    Enhancing fish farming to ensure food security stressed

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 12:21am on July 21, 2018

    Experts at a post-rally discussion in Rajshahi on Thursday underscored the need for boosting fish farming through the best uses of existing natural resources for...

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    Belated probe into fake cow milk begins

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:19pm on June 02, 2018

    Bangladesh Food Safety Authority has at long last decided to test at labs to find out whether or not by mixing water with cooking oils...