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Category: Hunger
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Another 50 million face starvation 4.7.2008 DNA: Top News
50 million people across the world face hunger as a result of soaring food prices, the United Nations has said, calling for stepped up global cooperation to boost food security.
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Benjamin Senauer: Biofuels, rising food prices and increasing global hunger 4.7.2008 The Guardian -- World Latest
Benjamin Senauer: The evidence is mounting. The biofuels bonanza is forcing millions in the developing world into poverty and hunger
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Poverty: 260m driven into hunger by push for biofuel - ActionAid 3.7.2008 The Guardian -- World Latest
The G8's push for greater biofuel use has been a significant factor in driving 760 million people into food insecurity
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'Sustainable use of resources can control crisis' 2.7.2008 Oneindia.in: News
Hyderabad, Jul 2: Noted agriculture scientist M S Swaminathan has said food and fuel crisis and spiralling inflation could only be controlled through sustainable and equitable use of bio-resources and blending traditional knowledge with the modern technology.
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Woes of a former INA warrior 1.7.2008 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
He is seeking alms on the streets during weekends
Are we falling out of love with Tesco? 29.6.2008 The Guardian -- Front Page
Barack Obama and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall are latest to join chorus of protest over the supermarket
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Are we falling out of love with Tesco? 29.6.2008 The Guardian -- World Latest
Barack Obama and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall are latest to join chorus of protest over the supermarket giant
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‘Global warming linked to terrorism’ 26.6.2008 Hindustan Times: World
Global warming probably will mean more illegal immigration and humanitarian disasters, undermining shaky governments and possibly expanding the terrorism threat against the US, intelligence agencies say.
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$30 bn a year needed to fight world hunger: FAO 25.6.2008 ET: Indicators
The UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation on Wednesday said $30 billion (19 billion euros) will be needed every year until 2050 to stave off world hunger, this year exacerbated by a food crisis.
Bio-fuel demand responsible for rise in food prices 25.6.2008 ET: Indicators
A new study has found the increasing demand for bio-fuels in the rich nations was the factor behind the scenario.
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Nepalese at risk of starvation: WFP 25.6.2008 Express India-- Front Page
World Food Programme said that hundreds of thousands of Nepalese in desperate need of food aid.
Bio-fuel responsible for rise in food prices: Study 25.6.2008 Express India-- Front Page
The report of Oxfam International says bio-fuels have already contributed upto 30 per cent to the global rise in food prices.
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Bio-fuel responsible for rise in food prices: Study 25.6.2008 Financial Express
Bio-fuel responsible for rise in food prices: Study
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The Bull, The Bear, The Siege & Mr Croc 14.4.2008 ET: Big Bucks: Investment
For traders, weaned on a diet of relentless action and huge price swings since the beginning of the bull run, last week must have been terribly boring.
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D Ravi Kanth: Long march to Lisbon 24.6.2008 Business Standard
D Ravi Kanth: Long march to Lisbon
Food crisis mounts pressure on G8 to deliver in Africa 24.6.2008 New Kerala: World News
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From market yard to the police yard 24.6.2008 India Together
Fertilizer shortages have sparked unrest across large swathes of rural Maharashtra and other States as well. In Washim, every constable and officer is deployed right within the police compound, distributing fertilizer. P Sainath reports.
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All Quiet On The Gaza Front 23.6.2008 Outlook
The aim of the war was to topple the Hamas government in the Gaza Strip and to destroy the organization itself. This has not been attained. Hamas is stronger than ever, and its hold on the Strip is solid. Even in Israel that is not questioned...
Year of the rats 22.6.2008 Telegraph: Opinion
It may sound suspiciously like the nursery rhyme about the three blind mice, but be warned. This one deals with farmers chopping off 14.56 lakh tails of rats, and counting…
Shed a tear for Varanasi's famed handloom weavers 22.6.2008 India E-News: Asia
At the age of two, Shaheena looks just a few months old and weighs an apologetic three kilogram. She lives in a dark, cave-like room in the Dhannipur area of this pilgrim town.
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