Hunger

Global Hunger Index 2021 reflects India's reality where hunger accentuated post Covid: Oxfam

India slipped to 101st position in the Global Hunger Index (GHI) of 116 countries, from its 2020 position of 94th, and is behind its neighbours Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal.

published on : 19th October 2021

India trails Pakistan, Nepal and Bangladesh on hunger index due to government's lack of efforts: Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav's remark came in the backdrop of India slipping to 101st position in the GHI 2021 of 116 countries.

published on : 17th October 2021

A History of Nutri-Evolution

While this efficiency graph has been exponential, this real magic was caused by a few fundamental mind shifts.

published on : 17th October 2021

Dip in India's rank in Global Hunger Index 'shocking', methodology used is 'unscientific': Government

India slipped to 101st position in the Global Hunger Index (GHI) 2021 of 116 countries, from its 2020 position of 94th. It is now behind its neighbours Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal.

published on : 15th October 2021

Corp plans to expand ‘Samruddhi at Kochi’

Owing to huge response to ‘Hunger-Free Kochi’ project, the corporation plans to expand its service to serve breakfast and dinner at a feasible rate by next month.

published on : 14th October 2021

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Sidhu ends hunger strike after Union Minister's son appears before cops

Sidhu on Friday had started a hunger strike in Lakhimpur at the house of journalist Raman Kashyap, who died in the violence on October 3.

published on : 9th October 2021

Servitors stage hunger strike over affairs in Odisha's Haribaldev Jew temple

Kameswar Tripathy, an agitating servitor, said the authorities had demolished a rest-house used by the Supakaras for the renovation of the temple. 

published on : 8th October 2021

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi on 'hunger strike' following detention

In a video released by the party, Gandhi was seen sweeping the floor of a room where she was apparently kept.

published on : 4th October 2021

Pawan Kalyan to visit Vizag Ukku protest site 

If necessary the party president will participate in the agitation, Manohar told porata committee leaders, who met him in the steel city on Sunday.

published on : 20th September 2021

India becoming destination country for healthy foods like millets: Tomar at G-20 agri meet

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Tomar was participating in the G20 Agriculture Ministers' Meeting, one of the ministerial meetings organised as part of the G20 Leaders Summit 2021.

published on : 19th September 2021

Centre to audit, review scheme of mid-day meal

Closure of schools due to Covid prompts relook at the midday meal scheme, with an eye on ensuring ideal nutrition.

published on : 12th September 2021

Good samaritans take up Delhi's hunger problem, one meal at a time

Hamari Udaan and Action For Community Development Trust (ACT), two Delhi-based non-profit organisations, are helping the food-deprived in Delhi.

published on : 12th September 2021

Force-fed but activist on hunger-strike not to budge

The activist from Rajkanika had launched the strike on August 10 near the statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Kendrapara town. He was moved to hospital on August 15 by district administration.

published on : 22nd August 2021

One in three Afghans at risk of severe or acute hunger: World Food Programme

The war-torn country is facing its second severe drought in three years, on top of the fighting and displacement of people, said WFP representative and country director Mary-Ellen McGroarty.

published on : 20th August 2021

Manjeshwar MLA on day-long hunger strike against Karnataka's mandatory RT-PCR rule

Karnataka government is spreading misinformation that Keralites are responsible for covid cases in the state, but data proves otherwise, says A K M Ashraf

published on : 15th August 2021
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