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Category: Hunger
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INTERVIEW-Mothers and babies at risk amid critical midwives' shortage in South Sudan 23.6.2017 DNA: Health
By Astrid Zweynert LONDON, June 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When he worked as a nurse in his native South Sudan, Joseph Deng saw many women suffering in pregnancy and childbirth, inspiring him to retrain as a midwife to help cut the number of maternal deaths, one of the highest in the world.
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Anti-hunger hero Ankit Kawatra to get Queen's honour 22.6.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Ankit Kawatra will be honoured by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace on June 29.
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Starvation looms as food runs out in drought-hit Ethiopia 22.6.2017 Hindu: News
The Somali people of Ethiopia's southeast have a name for the drought that has killed livestock, dried up wells and forced hundreds of thousands into camps: sima, which means "equalised". It's an appr...
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China donates 1 lakh food bags to Kenya 22.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
China has handed over the first batch of 100,000 bags of relief food to Kenya for distribution to its hunger-stricken citizens.
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Indian anti-hunger activist to be honoured by Queen Elizabeth II 21.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Anti-hunger activist Ankit Kawatra, who has been committed to solving hunger and malnutrition in India, is all set to receive the prestigious Queen's Young Leaders Award with 60 others from all 53 Commonwealth countries.
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South Sudan no longer in famine, but situation is critical 21.6.2017 deccanherald.com
South Sudan no longer has areas in famine, but almost 2 million people are on the brink of starvation and an estimated 6 million people, half the population, will face extreme food insecurity between June and July, according to reports by the government and the United Nations released today. South Sudans famine was the first to be formally declared anywhere in the world since 2011s crisis in Somalia. The situation remains critical, according to reports by South Sudans National Bureau of Statistics and the UNs updated food and security analysis. "People are in a catastrophic situation," said Serge Tissot of the Food and Agricultural Organization. In February, South Sudan declared two counties in Unity State to be in famine. Although those areas are still in critical condition, early detection and a rapid response succeeded in pulling them out of famine, a Phase 5 classification, the World Food Program said. The UN warned that South Sudans crisis is worsening and that removing the label of famine doesnt ...
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Chennai schoolteacher to represent India at Bayer Youth Ag-Summit in Brussels 21.6.2017 TOI: Chennai
Apoorva Valli Shankar, a 25-year-old school teacher from Chennai, is one of the delegates chosen to represent India at the summit.
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Michael Bay: I like dirty and sloppy stunts 20.6.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Michael Bay: I like dirty and sloppy stunts
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State malnutrition deaths as important as farmers’ issue: HC 20.6.2017 TOI: All Headlines
State malnutrition deaths as important as farmers’ issue: HC
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Diets Rich in polyunsaturated fats may alter appetite hormones among millennials 19.6.2017 New Kerala: World News
Diets Rich in polyunsaturated fats may alter appetite hormones among millennials
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Diets Rich in polyunsaturated fats may alter appetite hormones among 19.6.2017 DNA: Health
millennials New Delhi [India], June 19 (ANI-NewsVoir): New published research shows millennials (ages 18-35) who regularly consume foods that contain polyunsaturated fats (PUFAs), such as walnuts, salmon and canola oil, may experience favorable changes in appetite hormones associated with hunger and satiety.1 Specific hormones in the body help control appetite.
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Muzzling freedom of expression 19.6.2017 Hindu: Home
Unless a trade is prohibited by law or taken over by the state, restrictions of the kind imposed by the rules regarding sale of cattle are constitutionally suspect
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Curb midnight cravings; opt for nutritional food items to avoid obesity 18.6.2017 Latest News
carbohydrate & caffeine addiction are one of those food items that can instill a sense of craving
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Now online: Hard-to-find regional delicacies 17.6.2017 India Today | February 13, 2012
Here are some hard-to-find regional delicacies that are now available online.
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Fit & Proper: Checking sugar levels at home 17.6.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Your weekly health guide
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Eat walnuts to feel fuller for longer 17.6.2017 New Kerala: World News
Eat walnuts to feel fuller for longer
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‘Union govt. waiver of farm loans from nationalised banks unlikely’ 17.6.2017 Hindu: Karnataka
BJP State president supports cattle slaughter ban, asks why people should eat beef
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Amazon's Jeff Bezos asks for philanthropic ideas, gets plenty 16.6.2017 News
His appeal came one day ahead of Amazon's announcement it would buy US grocer Whole Foods Market
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Eating walnuts may help control appetite 16.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Individuals who regularly consume walnuts, salmon and canola oil -- rich in polyunsaturated fats (PUFAs) -- are likely to experience hormonal changes that can control appetite and make them feel less hungry, a study has shown.
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Here is how M-Town celebs are observing the Holy month of Ramzan 16.6.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Here is how M-Town celebs are observing the Holy month of Ramzan
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