Food > Society

Work All Day, Work All Night: ‘Sacrificing Your Life' for the Food Supply Chain

Work All Day, Work All Night: ‘Sacrificing Your Life' for the Food Supply Chain

3 hours ago   |   Novara Media

There is no more fundamental form of work than work that provides us with food. Yet most of us have only a vague sense of the round-the-clock work done to put food on our...
Read more ...

How Covid sowed the seeds of food security in Johannesburg

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

During South Africa's strict lockdown, groups of activists decided to distribute parcels of vegetables as wells as seedlings and gardening materials as well as to hundreds of...
Read more ...

Sir, can I go and play in the mud kitchen? The fun-filled school with luxury flats attached

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

Pupils at this £23.5m London school will be able to bounce on the playground and grow food on the roof. Shame their teachers won't be able to afford the high-end homes that...
Read more ...

It's time to get serious about food waste in fight against global heating | Dave Lewis

6 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

It is responsible for 8% of emissions, yet food waste is not mentioned in any country's Paris climate action plan Tesco boss calls on firms and countries to tackle food waste...
Read more ...

The New Name For Uncle Ben's Rice Is Here

The New Name For Uncle Ben's Rice Is Here

7 days ago   |   Huffington Post   |   3 articles

NEW YORK - The Uncle Ben's rice brand is getting a new name: Ben's Original. Parent firm Mars Inc. unveiled the change Wednesday for the 70-year-old brand, the latest company...
Read more ...

'I picked up a drink and casually set fire to my life': how addiction nearly destroyed me

9 days ago   |   The Guardian

Find a job, lose the job, go to jail: Guardian reporter Mario Koran found himself in a dangerous cycle. But behind bars, he discovered a new purpose In July 2016, I stood...
Read more ...

The restaurant chefs transforming school meals

10 days ago   |   The Guardian

In a new term after the challenges of lockdown, the charity Chefs in Schools is providing 11,000 London students with fresh, nutritious and creative food It's the first Monday...
Read more ...

The best places to buy women's jeans

The best places to buy women's jeans

14 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement A great pair of jeans is a staple that everyone should have in their wardrobe. Our favorite place to buy jeans is Everlane because the denim fits well...
Read more ...

Extreme poverty 'will double by Christmas' in UK because of Covid-19

16 days ago   |   The Guardian

End of coronavirus job and income support expected to spark 61% rise in food bank use Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Britain's largest food bank...
Read more ...

Capitalism needs an upgrade: On the 50th anniversary of Milton Friedman's landmark essay, the onus is on stakeholder capitalists to get their act together

Capitalism needs an upgrade: On the 50th anniversary of Milton Friedman's landmark essay, the onus is on stakeholder capitalists to get their act together

17 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Fifty years of shareholder primacy has generated an enormous amount of wealth for many people and thrust corporate America to the commanding heights of...
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

This Morning viewers outraged as they slam 'selfish' coronavirus stockpiler

This Morning viewers outraged as they slam 'selfish' coronavirus stockpiler

Emma Tarry, 26, admitted she's got enough food to last her and her family until January - leaving Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield shocked Read more ...

McDonald's launch SIX new menu items including Spicy Quarter Pounder

McDonald's launch SIX new menu items including Spicy Quarter Pounder

The fast food chain is expanding its Quarter Pounder with Cheese range with three variants of the classic fan favourite available from next Wednesday at all stores across the UK. Read more ...

BA stewardess, 48, lost her job and suffered PTSD after 'toxic' affair with...

BA stewardess, 48, lost her job and suffered PTSD after 'toxic' affair with violent homeless man

Sarah Kershaw, had offered down-and out father John Jackson food and shelter after learning he was living in a tent, but as they started dating he began abusing her and... Read more ...

Florentine biscuits recipe: How to make Florentine biscuits

Florentine biscuits recipe: How to make Florentine biscuits

FLORENTINE BISCUITS were the topic of much stress tonight in the Great British Bake Off tent, with contestants baking the treats as part of week two's biscuit week. Here is how... Read more ...

Morrisons launches £22 cupboard essentials box to prevent panic buying

Morrisons launches £22 cupboard essentials box to prevent panic buying

Some of the contents of the box With a second wave coming, there have been signs of panic buying and some supermarkets have started to restrict items again. But if you are... Read more ...

Will Young says his drink-driving arrest helped him avoid straight sex

Will Young says his drink-driving arrest helped him avoid straight sex

Will Young's 'overriding thought' was relief when police arrested him after he drove while drunk to a kebab shop to avoid having straight sex Read more ...

Teacher, 22, faces 'career ruin' by drink-driving after two glasses of wine

Teacher, 22, faces 'career ruin' by drink-driving after two glasses of wine

Phoebe Atkinson, 22, said she had a "few moments of madness" following a night out with friends in a restaurant which ended with her making a 10mile journey home in at 4am in... Read more ...

Freddie Flintoff's ‘raw and honest' Living With Bulimia hailed as ‘most...

Freddie Flintoff's ‘raw and honest' Living With Bulimia hailed as ‘most important documentary of the year'

Freddie opened up about his battle with bulimia Freddie Flintoff's documentary Living With Bulimia has left viewers devastated with the sport's star's raw and honest account... Read more ...

Asda launches first vegan aisle entirely dedicated to plant-based food

Asda launches first vegan aisle entirely dedicated to plant-based food

Asda is launching 104 new plant-based items Asda has become the first UK supermarket to launch a vegan aisle - entirely dedicated to plant-based food. So, the struggle to find... Read more ...

McDonald's launches new menu with Spicy Quarter Pounder and Salted Caramel...

McDonald's launches new menu with Spicy Quarter Pounder and Salted Caramel Lattes

Some delicious new additions McDonald's lovers, brace yourselves - the fast food giant has launched a brand new menu with six tasty new additions to try. Classics are... Read more ...