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Category: Hunger
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80 infants die of 'malnutrition' in MP 14.9.2008 TOI: India
At least 80 infants suffering from severe malnutrition are reported to have died of diseases in two tribal blocks of Satna and Khandwa districts of MP since May this year.
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India not on path to achieve UN MDGs 12.9.2008 Hindustan Times: India
India seems to be slipping on most of the eight Millennium Development Goals, as per the latest findings of the UN.
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Global food crisis due to low agri-investment: UN 12.9.2008 NDTV Business

GlobalLack of investment in agriculture and rural development is the main cause of global hunger of millions, especially in the developing countries like In 


Poverty declining, hunger rising: UN report 11.9.2008 Rediff: Business
The report says the first goal of halving the number of people whose income is less than $ 1 a day by 2015 is within reach. But it adds: Higher food prices may push 100 million people deeper into poverty. Most of this increase, it says, will happen in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Even though poverty figures have improved, people lacking access to food are more in number, it says.
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Probe ordered as disease strike 10.9.2008 Hindustan Times: India
Authorities battling floods in Bihar ordered a probe today to determine whether negligence contributed to the disaster, even as more people drowned amid spreading diseases.
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Probe ordered 10.9.2008 The Assam Tribune
Probe ordered
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Fat? Dieting won't help, only surgery will 10.9.2008 Hindustan Times: World
Dieting is dated. Surgery is perhaps the only way to treat obesity permanently, according to scientists.
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Artisanal weavers struggling to survive 9.9.2008 India Together - Economy

India has made cotton fabrics for 20 centuries, and its scale in India was unimaginable. But modern market structures have pushed millions to the edge, and a few intense efforts, such as those of Dastakar Andhra, are not enough to reverse this. Darryl D'Monte reports.
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Artisanal weavers struggling to survive 9.9.2008 India Together
India has made cotton fabrics for 20 centuries, and its scale in India was unimaginable. But modern market structures have pushed millions to the edge, and a few intense efforts, such as those of Dastakar Andhra, are not enough to reverse this. Darryl D'Monte reports.
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Fat? Dieting won't help, only surgery will 9.9.2008 New Kerala: Health News
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Forced to fend for themselves 9.9.2008 The Statesman
Forced to fend for themselves
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Switch off the TV and step into a darkness 8.9.2008 Mint: Human Development
People living in the Himalayan valley and its foothills strongly believe that mighty rivers and mountains that have irrigated their fields and protected them from hunger, must have strong personalities of their own
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In mad rush to escape flood fury, men abandon families 6.9.2008 Hindu: Breaking News
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In mad rush to escape flood fury, men abandon families 6.9.2008 Hindu: Breaking News
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It’s a small plate 6.9.2008 Hindu:Metro Plus: Thiruvananthapuram
Anxious parents can take a chill pill. Here are a few truths about nutrition for children
It’s a small plate 6.9.2008 Hindu:Metro Plus: Bangalore
Anxious parents can take a chill pill. Here are a few truths about nutrition for children
Bihar flood: In mad rush to escape, men abandon families 6.9.2008 Express India-- Front Page
In Bihar's Madhepura district, mostly women and children were seen perched on rooftops of a few pucca houses.
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SC view could force State to revive sick TEs 6.9.2008 The Assam Tribune
SC view could force State to revive sick TEs
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For an action plan for Bihar 5.9.2008 Hindu: Opinion
Action to revive livelihoods when thefloods recede is as important as savinglives. This will call for a proactive,“beyond-the-flood strategy.”
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Poverty stricken woman kills three sons, attempts suicide 4.9.2008 New Kerala: Tamil Nadu
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