More countries partner to target ‘zero hunger’ in global south

More than 20 countries committed to a new declaration on agricultural and rural development on Friday, November 2, in a bid to stamp out poverty …

This is how Delhi is about to cut down in food wastage

The Delhi government has told the Supreme Court that it will take some stern — and possibly unpalatable — steps to reduce wastage of food. …

Watch: Man wearing Zomato T-shirt caught food-tampering; company responds

Zomato has acted sternly after a video emerged showing a delivery executive eating food meant to be delivered to customers.

Industry facing a big challenge from aggregators, says MealBox Inc founder Prateek Pawan

“The restaurant industry is currently facing a big challenge from aggregators, who are offering deep discounts,” said Prateek Pawan, a Bengaluru-based former data scientist. This …

‘Colossal human loss’ threatens Asia, Pacific as hunger fight stalls, say UN agencies

Well over half the world’s undernourished people live in the Asia-Pacific region, making it a critical part of the global push to end extreme hunger and malnutrition in line with the Sustainable Development Goal (SDGs), cautioned a new United Nations report on Friday, November 2.

Looming famine in Yemen could put two million mothers at risk of death: UN agency

The critical difficulties in accessing food in Yemen, and other hardships caused by the ongoing conflict, could lead to the world’s worst famine ever, and place up to two million malnourished, pregnant and lactating women at risk of death, the UN sexual and reproductive health agency, UNFPA, said on Thursday, November 1.

Those who produce food are among world’s hungriest: UN rights expert

Agricultural workers have the hardest time accessing food for themselves, and are often excluded from national labour and social protection frameworks, a United Nations independent …

Chef Vishnu Manohar

Chef Vishnu Manohar makes 3,000 kg khichdi in single utensil for World Food Day

India-based Chef Vishnu Manohar managed to spread awareness about World Food Day recently when he cooked 3,000 kg of khichdi in a single utensil.

What is World Food Day? What is the theme this year?

As the world continues to stare at an impending large-scale food shortage, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) is back …