North Korea hit by worst drought in a century: State media

North Korea has been hit by its worst drought in a century, state media said today, sparking fears of worsening food shortages in the impoverished communist country.

Climate change precipitates food shortages, unrest

Long-term climate change has often destabilized civilizations through food shortages, hunger, infectious disease and unrest, a study reveals.

Severe food shortages in North Korea: Aid groups

US aid groups said N Koreans are reduced to searching for wild grass to eat.

Millions face food shortages in North Korea: UN

Millions of people in North
Korea will continue to face food shortages next year, a UN
report has warned, saying that the country`s food production
has increased only marginally in the recent past.

Shrinking glaciers to spark food shortages: Study

Nearly 60 mn people living around the Himalayas will suffer food shortages in the coming decades.

India has no worries on food shortages: PM

India has adequate food stocks to make up a shortfall in output this year and will step up efforts to mitigate distress of farmers.