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Pandemic inspires 'illusion cakes' in Hong Kong

a thin layer of yellow fondant wrapped around dark chocolate and Italian meringue butter cream.

Cony and Alison, co-owners of Dear Harley Cake Studio, colour their banana illusion cake in Hong Kong, China, 25 August 2020.

Global billionaires urged for help as 270m people face starvation

UN food chief David Beasley called on the world's billionaires on Thursday to step up to help save some 30 million people he said are at risk of dying if they don't receive help from the World Food ...

Displaced Iraqi boys wait to receive food at a refugee camp in the Khazir Region, between Arbil and Mosul. Photo: AFP

NY restaurants to resume indoor dining at 25pc capacity

New York City has been the only region in the state where indoor dining was not allowed during the third phase of its reopening plan, as health officials worried that people eating inside without ...

New York City mayor Bill de Blasio eats lunch with staff outside the Wo Hop restaurant in the Chinatown area of New York City, US, on 11 August 2020

Smart ways to keep a check on your calories during the festive season

The one thing the pandemic has been unable to disrupt is your sweet tooth. Many of us have thrown caution to the wind, with no gyms and lockdown as a great excuse to indulge. With the festive season ...

Smart ways to keep a check on your calories during the festive season

Before you start a fad diet, get in the know

Dieting is not always about weight loss or weight gain, a diet is a part of your lifestyle and refers to the food and drink you consume daily. It relates to the the mental and physical circumstances ...

Before you start a fad diet, get in the know

Flood-hit people face acute food crisis

Noor Selima along with four family members is staying in a makeshift house made of bamboo and plastic at Matikata area on Chilmari road.

A family shifts from flood hit area to a safer place on a boat carrying cattle at Dhushmara, Rangpur on 13 July 2020.

First parcel train carrying dry chillies from India arrives in Bangladesh

Bangladesh has received the first parcel train at Benapole carrying dry chillies from Andhra Pradesh

First parcel train carrying dry chillies from India arrives in Bangladesh

Tips to preserve nutrients while cooking vegetables

Foods enriched with antioxidants, vitamins and minerals are vital for boosting our immunity. Colourful and green vegetables are a crucial source of these nutrients, but the compounds can be lost if ...

Tips to preserve nutrients while cooking vegetables

Rice price in Thailand hit 4-month low, Vietnam jumps

Rice export prices in Thailand dropped to their lowest level in four months this week, amid weakness in the domestic currency and sluggish demand, while Vietnamese rates rose after incessant rains ...

Workers sun dry paddy at a rice processing mill after reopening amid concerns over the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Munshiganj, outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 8 July 2020

Roundtable

Sustainable Development Goals: Advancing Food and Nutrition Commitments

Pre-Covid-19 outbreak, Prothom Alo and Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) jointly organised a roundtable titled ‘Sustainable Development Goals: Advancing Food and Nutrition Commitments’ on ...

Roundtable organised by Prothom Alo and GAIN, 20 February 2020
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