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Wedding season food wastage exacerbates hunger in Bangladesh

Bangladesh, one of the poorest countries in South Asia, is now grappling with a strange food problem. Lavish weddings that dominate its short winters are consuming massive amounts of food in a country with alarming problems of malnutrition and undernourishment. Moin Khan, a university lecturer in the country’s capital, Dhaka, got married in December. “One […]

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