User: indiatogether Topic: Human Rights
Category: Hunger
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End of lockdown does not mean start of work in this textile town. Here’s why 25.5.2020 Scroll.in
The industrial paralysis is deep.
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Short story: ‘The Finding’. (Or, a discovery that stunned a world reeling under a pandemic) 24.5.2020 Scroll.in
‘It had all started rather casually with some questions and jokes, leading to more enquiries and friends asking other friends, followed by WhatsApp forwards.’
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On Yamuna’s dirty banks, brotherhood of the dispossessed gathers in the only place they know as home 24.5.2020 Scroll.in
They prefer the unsanitary, inhospitable stretch along the river to the hot, crowded shelters to which they were taken.
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Migrants Looting Food, Water At Delhi Station Shows Raw Desperation 24.5.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Most people know little about desperation until they don't know where their next meal is coming from. The coronavirus crisis that has left thousands unemployed, homeless and hungry is painting a raw...
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Disrupted Sleep And Your Relationship With Food: Know The Surprising Link 23.5.2020 NDTV News - Latest
When you are sleep-deprived, the levels of ghrelin spike while leptin levels go down- leading to an uncontrollable appetite which may lead to wrong and unhealthy food choices and leading to weight...
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Chileans rediscover community kitchens as coronavirus, and hunger, bite 23.5.2020 Reuters: World News
Poor neighbourhoods in the Chilean capital Santiago have seen a resurgence in the use of community kitchens once prevalent in the darkest days of dictatorship, as coronavirus shutdowns put pressure on jobs and send thousands into poverty.
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UK's Blair: Patchy data means Africa could use antibody tests to track COVID-19 22.5.2020 Reuters: World News
African nations should use antibody tests to find out whether the slower spread and lower mortality rate of the new coronavirus on the continent is due to patchy data or a more resilient population, former British prime minister Tony Blair said on ...
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Readers’ Comments: India’s Central and state governments are both to blame for the migrant crisis 22.5.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Responses to articles on Scroll.in.
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As hunger spreads under lockdown, Guatemalans and Salvadorans raise white flag 22.5.2020 Reuters: World News
Strict coronavirus lockdowns in Guatemala and El Salvador have so battered local economies that hundreds of families are flying white flags outside their homes or waving them in the street: not in surrender, but to seek food and assistance.
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Migrant children battle heat, hunger and long journey 21.5.2020 Rediff: News
'Children need milk. If there is no money, how can one buy it'
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Indian-American CEO supports Trump, says phased opening of economy right thing to do 21.5.2020 The Assam Tribune
Indian-American CEO supports Trump, says phased opening of economy right thing to do
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Use Your Leftover Chicken To Prepare A Quick And Easy Quesadilla At Home 21.5.2020 NDTV Food - Latest
Quesadilla is a Mexican dish that has taken over the world. Here's how you can make one at home with leftover chicken!
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Man Walking Home Dies Of Hunger, Dehydration In Maharashtra: Police 20.5.2020 NDTV News - Latest
A 40-year-old farm labourer died of hunger and dehydration while walking from Pune, Maharashtra, to his village in Parbhani district, over 360 km away, the police said today.
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Labourer dies of hunger, dehydration on way to home 20.5.2020 Rediff: News
Pintu Pawar's dead body was found on Monday at Dhanora in Beed district, 200 km from his village, said assistant inspector Dnyneshwar Kuklare of Ambhora police station. Pawar, who worked as sugarcane cutter in cane fields, was native of Dhopte Pondul village. He was visiting his parents at his sister's house in Pune when lockdown was imposed, and got stuck there.
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122 million jobs have been lost in the lockdown 20.5.2020 Rediff: Business
'Over 27 million youngsters in their 20s lost their jobs in April.' '33 million men and women in their 30s lost jobs in April,' points out Mahesh Vyas.
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Opinion: Migrants Certainly Forced Into Atmanirbhar Abhiyan 19.5.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
A more universal income transfer programme would help both in helping individual cope with the crisis and to create a demand base once lockdown is eased in a staggered and gradual manner. There is...
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Migrant Labourer Walking Home Dies Of Starvation In Maharashtra: Cops 19.5.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The decomposed body of a 40-year-old labourer, who worked as a sugarcane-cutter, was found on Monday in a village in Maharashtra's Beed district, police said.
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Yemen's Saudi-backed government pleads for coronavirus aid 18.5.2020 Reuters: World News
Yemen's Saudi-backed government accused its Houthi foes of covering up a big outbreak of coronavirus in areas they hold and the United Nations warned that the country could suffer a "catastrophic" food security situation due to the pandemic.
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Yemen could face 'catastrophic' food situation as pandemic worsens -FAO 18.5.2020 Reuters: World News
Yemen, already pushed to the brink of famine by a five-year war, could see a "catastrophic" food security situation due to the coronavirus pandemic and lower remittances from the Gulf, the U.N.'s Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said on Monday.
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'They are using the pandemic to push their reforms' 18.5.2020 Rediff: Business
'The Modi government is about privatising profits and nationalising losses.'
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