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    BSTI cancels licences of two, suspends 25 others

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on May 17, 2019

    Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution on Thursday cancelled licences of two of the 52 products that were found substandard in a recent test run at...

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    Food adulteration starts at factories

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:17am on May 16, 2019

    Food adulteration in Bangladesh starts at factories with rampant use of non-food grade and date expired and low quality chemicals to process them.Food engineering teachers...

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    HC asks govt to submit list of adulterers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on May 09, 2019

    The High Court Division in a rule on Wednesday directed Bangladesh Food Safety Authority to submit by May 15 the list of adulterers of cow...

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    Call for better land management, fair price for agro-produces

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:16am on April 19, 2019

    Ministers along with local and foreign experts on Thursday called for improving land management for its economic use, creating employment for rural youth, and ensuring...

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    World food prices steady in March: FAO

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on April 05, 2019

    World food prices were broadly steady in March, with a jump in dairy prices offset by drops in cereal, vegetable oil and sugar price quotations,...

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    Stop factories producing toxic feeds: HC

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:00am on April 03, 2019

    The High Court Division in a 2nd directive since 2011, on Tuesday directed the government to immediately shut down all the poultry and fish feed...

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    Nestle goes vegan with meat-free burger range

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on April 03, 2019

    Nestle is looking to take a bite of the fast-growing vegan foods market with a range of plant-based burgers, saying its recipes could compete for...

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    Overall subsidy, incentive may go up slightly

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:38am on March 24, 2019

    The overall allocation for subsidy and incentive in the next budget is likely to increase slightly, but subsidy on food may decrease by Tk 104 crore....

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    The state of food

    Farahnaaz Feroz | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    IT IS an undeniable fact that human survival relies on the availability of safe food. When food is contaminated with microorganisms, it, therefore serves as...

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    Govt must keep food chains safe for humans, cattle, poultry

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 10, 2019

    CHROMIUM beyond the permissible limit in fodder, as the report of a study that the Institute of Public Health released in February finds, can have...