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Malnutrition In Poorer Nations Costs Firms Up To $850 Billion: Study 8.7.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Hunger, poor nutrition and obesity not only present a health burden in developing countries but carry a hidden economic penalty that costs businesses up to $850 billion a year, according to a new...
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"Tragedy That Will Destroy Millions": Rahul Gandhi On Condition Of Economy 7.7.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi hit out at the government Tuesday over "economic mismanagement" of the country, describing it as a "tragedy that is going to destroy millions of families"
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Hockey: Rani Rampal’s struggle and rise gives me hope, says junior India striker Rajwinder Kaur 7.7.2020 Scroll.in
Having been a regular in the senior national core probable group since 2017, the junior striker patiently awaits her turn to earn her first international cap.
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Growing insularity, authoritarianism during COVID-19 figure at webinar 5.7.2020 The Assam Tribune
Growing insularity, authoritarianism during COVID-19 figure at webinar
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Hit by coronavirus and economic slump, India must build a society that is empathetic and inclusive 5.7.2020 Scroll.in
It is a time for us to come together and marshal the best ideas and actions to build a safety net for our most vulnerable people.
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PM Modi Praises Welfare Measures By BJP During COVID-19 Lockdown 4.7.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday lauded the welfare measures undertaken by the BJP during the nationwide COVID-19-induced lockdown as seven state units of the party gave a presentation of...
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Coronavirus Turns South American Nation's Middle Classes Into New Poor 1.7.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
During more than three decades of boom in Chile, the middle classes reaped the rewards, but just three months of the coronavirus pandemic has already reduced many to poverty.
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Ending early marriage in India will take more than legal action – it needs real belief in equality 30.6.2020 Scroll.in
Child marriages occur because girls are usually less valued than boys, notes a new UNFPA report.
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The coronavirus pandemic is forcing Western countries to expand the welfare state 28.6.2020 Scroll.in
The most pertinent historical parallel to the current situation is the Second World War.
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Home theatre: 100 crime films, thrillers and mysteries on Indian streaming platforms right now 27.6.2020 Scroll.in
Never seen it before? Good. Seen it before? Great – now watch it again.
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In Pakistan, a community descended from East Africans is still fighting prejudice 25.6.2020 Scroll.in
The darker-skinned Sheedis are considered inferior by the rest, says the first lawmaker from the community.
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Coronavirus: Over 10 crore children living in South Asia could slip into poverty, says UN 24.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
It said the huge movement of migrant workers and their families heading back to their homes in rural India had a devastating impact on children.
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COVID-19 can reset wrongs done to invisible millions 23.6.2020 Rediff: News
'The Modi government must create conditions to integrate millions into the rural economy as many migrants are certainly not going to return to live an undignified life,' notes Ramesh Menon.
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Coronavirus: Sonia Gandhi asks PM Modi to continue free food supply to households for 3 more months 23.6.2020 Scroll.in
The Congress president also demanded that the Centre issue temporary ration cards to all priority households.
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Rashford’s campaign for free school meals: How the Man Utd star made a difference to people in need 22.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
It’s a tale that provides a glimpse into two particularly complex, intertwining and incendiary social characteristics in modern Britain: race and class.
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Tripura HC takes suo motu notice on girl’s trafficking 22.6.2020 The Assam Tribune
Tripura HC takes suo motu notice on girl’s trafficking
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The Covid-19-led reverse migration could be a hidden opportunity for India’s Hindi heartland 21.6.2020 Scroll.in
The region is endowed with a young population and many top institutions. It should use these to power economic growth.
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Don’t want this to be the end: Marcus Rashford wants to do more after successful free meals campaign 17.6.2020 Scroll.in
The Manchester United striker on Tuesday forced the British government to change its policy on providing free school meals for the poorest children.
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Poverty stricken student secures 11th rank 17.6.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Poverty stricken student secures 11th rank
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‘Inspiration’: Twitter hails Rashford after his campaign gets UK to approve free meals for children 16.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The scheme would see 1.3 million children in England receive vouchers for an extra six weeks.
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