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Joining forces, the Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, and the World Health Organisation, WHO, flagged that "food safety is a shared responsibility" with a role for everyone to play, from governments, industry and producers to
Across the planet, more than a billion tons of essential, nutritious, life-sustaining food goes to waste each year. It is being eaten by weevils in sub-Saharan Africa and inadvertently passed
How many of us know that what we eat is contributing to climate change. And that our love for steaks and burgers is driving the environment crazy. Should we not change our eating pattern, global warming will eventually leave us hungry (“Countries should ensure sustainable land use”, Aug. 8, Gulf Today). That is shocking. I too was taken aback
When it comes to food, we are surrounded by an abundance that our ancestors could only have dreamed of. One of my new colleagues at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) spoke about a farmer who described how, when he was a boy in the 1940s, his father had wept as he tore out
Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength. So said the Dalai Lama. Tolerance is a virtue which many should inculcate. It helps people understand one another and tackle each other’s problems should the need arise.
Two years ago, I have started talking about Artificial Intelligence journalism, the technologies of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, and why we need code of ethics for AI journalism, and standards of professional conduct and policies to control all of these technologies.
Congressman Joe Cunningham of South Carolina’s 1st Congressional District has a target on his back. “He impeached President Trump. That’s all you need to know,” said one older gentleman who emerged from the Beaufort County election board