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Fault Lines investigates the battle over the most popular and controversial drugs in the US, opioid painkillers.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2014 07:24 GMT
Tiny wasps deployed to kill crop-eating pests
Indonesia's cassava plantations are being killed by mealybugs, and thousands of wasps will be released to stop them.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 11:25 GMT
Iraqis fear food crisis under Islamic State
The Islamic State group's control of a trade route linking Baghdad to Turkey has cut supplies and caused prices to soar.
Annabell Van den Berghe
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 07:15 GMT
UN: Millions at risk of hunger in South Sudan
Aid organisations air drop emergency relief food to thousands starving as access to northern villages becomes a problem.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 17:19 GMT
N Korea and the myth of starvation
The market works in N Korea as it does elsewhere in the world: It brings growth, but it also brings income inequality.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2014 09:26 GMT
Religious leaders blast UK welfare cuts
Food poverty and malnutrition are on the rise in the UK as government cuts back on aid programmes.
Last updated: 03 Mar 2014 11:48 GMT
India's sizzling food business
Fuelled by innovation and huge investment, the food service industry has mushroomed into a $12bn behemoth.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2014 09:10 GMT
UN warns of food shortages in Philippines
Food agency says lack of aid could force farmers to rely on humanitarian food assistance well into next spring.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2013 14:49 GMT
Drug company to pay $2.2bn settlement
Johnson and Johnson agrees to huge sum after allegations it promoted anti-psychotic drugs for unapproved uses.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2013 08:22 GMT
Why are so many people still hungry?
On the occasion of World Food Day, we analyse what has been achieved and what challenges still face food security.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2013 12:47 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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