User: indiatogether Topic: Human Rights
Category: Hunger
Last updated: Aug 28 2016 03:55 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Reap demographic dividend by skilling youth: President 28.8.2016 All News-IANS Stories
India should reap demographic dividend by educating and skilling the youth, especially children, said President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday.
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Largest school lunch programme celebrates 2 billion meals 28.8.2016 TOI: Bangalore Times
A vision to ensure that no child is deprived of education because of hunger turned into a full-fledged movement.
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Why Syria's war, after 400,000 deaths, is only getting worse 27.8.2016 TOI: Home
Most civil wars end when one side loses. Either it is defeated militarily, or it exhausts its weapons or loses popular support and has to give up. About a quarter of civil wars end in a peace deal, often because both sides are exhausted.
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For our daily bread 26.8.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
For our daily bread
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Sonam Kapoor to campaign against malnutrition 26.8.2016 Cinema-Showbiz
Actress Sonam Kapoor has been roped in to be the Goodwill Ambassador for Fight Hunger Foundation, a NGO dedicated to the fight against malnutrition.
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Sharif seeks regional cooperation to end social ills 26.8.2016 New Kerala: World News
Islamabad, Aug 26 : Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday urged countries in the region to work jointly in changing the economic landscape of South Asia and help get people out of the clutches of poverty, illiteracy and other social ills.
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Sonam Kapoor joins hands with Fight Hunger Foundation in its battle against malnutrition! 26.8.2016 DNA: Wide Angle
Fight Hunger Foundation, a Mumbai-based NGO dedicated exclusively to the fight against malnutrition, has announced that Sonam Kapoor will represent the organisation as a Goodwill Ambassador. Ms. Kapoor will be Fight Hunger Foundation’s first Goodwill Ambassador, helping to raise awareness about malnutrition and its causes. The organisation is active in three states of India: Rajasthan, Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh, where its expert teams diagnose and treat malnourished children,   and work with mothers on prevention techniques, which include the promotion of breast-feeding, good hygiene and care practice and providing a nutritious diet. This work saves lives. In order to gain a deeper understanding of malnutrition, Sonam recently visited one of Fight Hunger Foundation’s project sites -the Medical Nutrition Therapy production unit at Chota Sion Hospital, in Mumbai , and said “ Each year, over one million children die from malnutrition-related causes in India. It is inconceivable to me that there are ...
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In an apathetic and insensitive Indian society, every Dana Majhi walks alone 26.8.2016 FirstPost: India

Dana Majhi's story shows that not much has changed in Kalahandi, or in the system that continues to deny people the right to live and die in dignity.

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For our daily bread 25.8.2016 Hindu: Cities
Old Madras Baking Company will meet your love for bread and the menu will satiate your all-time hunger pangs
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Most of the ulcers are from taking painkillers 25.8.2016 newindianexpress.com
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UN sounds alarm as 4.5 million people need food aid in Boko Haram-hit north-east Nigeria 24.8.2016 New Kerala: World News
New York, Aug 24 : The number of people in need of food assistance in north-eastern Nigeria has nearly doubled to 4.5 million from March, according to a mid-August analysis by various agencies including the World Food Programme (WFP).
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Marooned victims sink in apathy 24.8.2016 The Telegraph : Bihar
Homemaker Sangita Devi (29) of Ishmilepur block doesn't know where to get medicines for her 5-year-old son suffering from high fever.
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Rohit Shetty's 'Ranveer Ching Returns' gathers approx 4 million views in just 3 days! 22.8.2016 DNA: Urban Tales
The latest TVC of Chings' noodles starring Ranveer Singh and Tamannaah Bhatia has taken the internet by storm. The ad has gathered about 4 million views on YouTube in just 3 days of its premiere. As of now, the TVC has crossed 3.86 million views precisely, which means a staggering 50k plus views per hour! The Rohit Shetty directorial has all the elements of a typical masala potboiler. The plot is set against the backdrop of a fictional land, where there’s a daily war for food and people die of hunger. An evil warlord rules and controls all rations in the said premise. The oppressed people including the beautiful Tamannaah await a saviour who arrives in the form of Ranveer Ching. Watch this entertaining TVC right ...
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Restore rice quota: Ramesh to Centre 22.8.2016 TOI: All Headlines
Restore rice quota: Ramesh to Centre
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Mayawati sounds poll bugle in Agra, fires salvos at BJP, Cong 22.8.2016 New Kerala: India News
Agra, Aug 21 : With an eye on the upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Sunday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-ruled Centre failed to fulfil its development promise and was strengthening communal forces, which were harassing minorities and other backward people in the name of cow protection.
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Government plans to set up Centre of Excellence on food security 21.8.2016 ET: Policy
A delegation led by India's Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, was on a three-day visit to Brazil to study its food security policies and programmes.
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Philippine President threatens to leave UN 21.8.2016 New Kerala: World News
Manila, Aug 21 : Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday threatened to withdraw his country from the United Nations following its criticism of the extra-judicial fight against drug trafficking led by his administration.
Philippine President threatens to leave UN 21.8.2016 All News-IANS Stories
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday threatened to withdraw his country from the United Nations following its criticism of the extra-judicial fight against drug trafficking led by his administration.
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Women urged to contest local body elections 19.8.2016 Hindu: Home
Only when more women contested in local body elections and took up the responsibility of governance, the society would benefit, said B. Thirumalai, senior journalist and author, here on Thursday.Spea...
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Venezuela: Starving people break into zoo, slaughter horse for meat 18.8.2016 FirstPost: Bollywood

The severe economic crisis has gripped Venezuela leading to food shortages and looting in some areas.

The post Venezuela: Starving people break into zoo, slaughter horse for meat appeared first on Firstpost.

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