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Category: Hunger
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SC rules on preventing starvation deaths 1.5.2003 India Together - Agriculture

This May 1, taking a resolute stand, the Supreme Court directed the Union and state governments to take specific measures to address the desperate crisis of food for drought-affected communities.
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The road to starvation 1.4.2003 India Together - Agriculture

Last year's poor monsoon is only the most proximate reason for the drought-related suffering; failures in many aspects of governance led inevitably to misery, say Manu Mathai and Ashwin Mahesh.
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Modi-Moody's fail to gauge nation's mood: Congress 1.1.1970 Sify News
After Moody's upgraded India's sovereign rating and a survey claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was still a "popular leader", the Congress on Friday said both Modi and Moody's have "failed to gauge the mood of the nation".
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U.K., Canada, Switzerland pledge to donate $33.5m for Rohingya refugees 1.1.1970 Sify News
[Bangladesh], October 24 (ANI): The United Kingdom and Switzerland have pledged additional USD 24 million as assistance for the Rohingya refugees, who are fleeing to Bangladesh to escape the
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Nepal ahead of India, South Asian neighbours in reducing hunger 1.1.1970 Sify News
Nepal is several notches ahead of India and its other South Asian neighbours in the campaign to reduce hunger, according to the Global Hunger Index.
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Rahul Gandhi inaugurates Indira Canteens in Bengaluru 1.1.1970 Sify News
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday inaugurated Indira Canteens here for the poor, saying even the "poorest and the weakest in the city cannot go hungry".
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Erdogan assures support to Qatar amid diplomatic row 1.1.1970 Sify News
[Russia], June 10 (ANI) : President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has promised to continue supporting Qatar amid a diplomatic row engulfing that Gulf state.
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Exclusive: Trump administration concerned about U.S. firms giving financial "lifeline" to Venezuela 1.1.1970 Sify News
By Matt Spetalnick and Girish Gupta
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Almost 10,000 Yazidis 'killed or kidnapped in ISIS genocide', says study 1.1.1970 Sify News
[U.S.A.], May 10 (ANI): As many as 9,900 members of Yazidi community have been "killed or kidnapped in ISIS genocide," yet the true scale of the genocide during the brutal sweep by the ISIS through
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After Kapil's ouster, Kumar Vishwas hints at more rebellion in AAP 1.1.1970 Sify News
[India] May 7 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) founder member Kumar Vishwas has hinted more rebellion in the party after his colleague Kapil Mishra was removed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal
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Former TN CM Panneerselvam leads day-long fast demanding probe into Jayalalithaa's death 1.1.1970 Sify News
Somalia: Famine claims at least 110 lives in 48 hours 1.1.1970 Sify News
[Somalia], Mar. 5 (ANI): More than 110 people have died in southern Somalia in the last two days from hunger and diarrhea resulting from famine.
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Thousands of Afghan children dying of hunger amid 'unprecedented' displacement: UN 1.1.1970 Sify News
[United States], Jan. 10 (ANI): Despite attempts to increase food aid in Afghanistan, children are bearing the brunt of the country's nutritional crisis, the United Nations humanitarian arm has
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75,000 children at risk of starving to death in Nigeria within months: UN 1.1.1970 Sify News
[United Kingdom], Nov. 16 (ANI): The United Nations said on Tuesday that 75,000 children are at the risk of dying in "a few months" due to starvation in Nigeria following the Boko Haram insurgency
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Congress slams government's demonitisation move, calls it immature 1.1.1970 Sify News
[India], Nov. 15 (ANI): Terming the Centre's demonitisation decision as the most immature one in the last two-and-a-half years, the Congress party on Tuesday said it has stopped growth and
There will be no hunger, poverty in Bangladesh: Sheikh Hasina 1.1.1970 Sify News
[Bangladesh], Oct.26 (ANI): Upholding the dream of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said on Wednesday that she wanted to see her
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Sharif seeks regional cooperation to end social ills 1.1.1970 Sify News
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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Iraqi military prepares crackdown on ISIS, asks Falluja residents to vacate 1.1.1970 Sify News
Iraqi military on Sunday asked the residents of ISIS-held Falluja city to flee their homes as they prepared for an operation to wipe out the terror group from the metropolis.
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Nepal launches 10-year plan to eradicate hunger 1.1.1970 Sify News
The Nepalese government has launched an action plan to eradicate hunger from the country by 2025, the media reported on Tuesday.
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Syria welcomes UN aid to besieged towns as children eat grass to survive 1.1.1970 Sify News
The Syrian Government has approved the United Nations bid for aid deliveries to three besieged towns in the country where children eat grass to survive.
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