food expenditure

Poor Bangladeshis spend 87 percent of food budget on rice

June 19th, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Dhaka, June 19 (Xinhua) The poor and people in low-income section in Bangladesh spend nearly 87 percent of their food budget on rice and the rest on protein and vegetables, giving rise ... Read more...

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Half of US food-borne illnesses traced to restaurants

April 29th, 2008 - 11:08 am ICT by admin
Washington, April 29 (IANS) If you are planning a trip to the US, remember to avoid eating at restaurants. The roots of half the estimated 76 million food-borne diseases recorded in the ... Read more...

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