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Hunger reached 'alarming' 10-year high in 2017, according to latest UN report 

The report estimates that the number of undernourished globally, increased to 821 million in 2017; meaning that one in every nine people, does not have enough to eat.

published on : 12th September 2018

Jharkhand: Committee on hunger death misses second deadline

At least four alleged starvation deaths, in Giridih, Chatra and Ramgarh, have taken place since the committee was formed.

published on : 31st July 2018

Government to name and shame ineligible ration card holders in Jharkhand

Almost 86 per cent of the quota for issuing ration cards in the State has been filled, but still there are some people who, in spite of meeting all the criteria for getting a ration card, are deprived

published on : 16th June 2018

Another person dies of hunger in Jharkhand as ration card cancelled for not linking Aadhaar

Around half a dozen of people allegedly died in the last few months across Jharkhand after having been denied ration from their PDS dealers for failing to verify themselves with Aadhaar.

published on : 4th June 2018