"They fought like animals. A woman had her hair pulled, an elderly lady had a cardboard box put on her head, another had a bloody hand, it was terrible," a witness told French media.
One major supermarket in the Venezuelan capital didn't open for hours. When it finally did, only crackers and washing liquid were discounted, just as millions cannot eat three proper meals a day.
A national commitment to recycling saw France named Europe's 'global top performer' in the Food Sustainability Index 2017.
A ship carrying some 5,500 tonnes of flour has docked in Yemen's Red Sea port of Hodeidah. It's the first commercial ship to enter the port since a Saudi-led coaltion imposed an air, land and sea blockade in a bid to halt the flow of weapons into Yemen.
Signs explaining shortage in shops an increasingly common sight
A winter of unprecedented rainfall has devastated the country's potato crop
Britain's Food Standards Agency radically revises number of imported contaminated Dutch eggs up to 700,000
Belgium claims the Dutch knew as far back as November last year of fipronil-contaminaed eggs, but allowed sales to continue.
Millions of eggs have been taken off the shelves as a precaution after traces of the insecticide fipronil were found in Dutch eggs
How will Asia will cope with exploding food demand and the challenges of global warming in the coming years?
Three of Britain’s biggest chains of coffee shops were found to have bacteria from faeces in their ice.
According to an investigation by BBC’s
‘How can we be eating lobster, when only 200 kilometres away, in the last 48 hours, 100 people died of starvation?’.
Immediate action is required to prevent a humanitarian crisis in at least four countries across Africa
A senior humanitarian official is urging both sides in Yemen's civil war to allow more access to the country's ports to let much-needed food, fuel and medicines in.
Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic join forces in critiquing food companies they accuse of selling inferior foods compared to richer EU nations
Parts of the war-ravaged country have been hit by famine. Officials fear almost half the territory could be in a state of food insecurity by July.
The slaughter will affect farms in three departments in the South West of France, a region famed for its foie gras
The European Commission is launching a new drive to cut food waste in the bloc.
An SOS has been sent out from the UN about food running out in eastern Aleppo in Syria.
Venezuela, a country with the world's largest oil resources, is mired in a crippling economic crisis and tens of thousands of anti-government protesters are demanding fresh elections.
Venezuela’s government has seized a factory belonging to Kimberly-Clark Corporation after the US personal care giant said it was halting production as it was unable to obtain raw…
During a brief border opening tens of thousands of Venezuelans flooded into neighbouring Colombia to buy food and medicine not available in their economically troubled country.
Security forces in Venezuela have arrested at least 400 people after the latest bout of looting and food riots sweeping the country.
MEPs have voted to renew the licence for glyphosate – a chemical widely used in popular weed-killing products – but only for an additional seven
Farmers have put the spotlight on meat prices in France over the past week by blockading roads and supermarkets and stopping imports at the
Protesters in Los Angeles have demanded the company Nestle stop its water bottling operations. California is suffering its fourth year of a serious