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Climate change precipitates food shortages, unrest

Last Updated: Thursday, February 02, 2012, 16:37

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

Last Updated: Thursday, February 24, 2011, 09:02

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

Millions face food shortages in North Korea: UN

Last Updated: Thursday, November 18, 2010, 00:31

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

Last Updated: Friday, June 11, 2010, 08:35

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