Starvation

Yemen's Houthis add to Biden's foreign policy frustrations

In the face of three such strikes in as many weeks, US officials are studying financial measures targeting the Houthis and the group's top figures. New sanctions are possible as soon as this week.

published on : 2nd February 2022

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

Two starvation deaths in Jharkhand in three days

She was making out a living along with her daughter-in-law by begging for alms while her two sons had to leave their home state in search of labour.

published on : 5th June 2018

Another 50 cows die of starvation in Chhattisgarh gaushala

According to villagers who lodged the police complaint, a total of 100 cows died owing to “starvation and lack of proper care” during the past two weeks in a three-month-old cowshed.

published on : 25th December 2017

Denied Public Distribution System ration after fingerprint mismatch, Jharkhand man dies of hunger

The daughter of the deceased 62-year-old man said he died of hunger as the family had gone entirely without foodgrain for two weeks, a day after Jharkhand CM thrashed reports of two deaths last week.

published on : 25th October 2017

Man starves to death in Jharkhand; government says family was ‘not poor’

Even as the local people claimed that Baidyanath Ravidas died because he had no rice at his home for a week, the Dhanbad district administration denied that starvation was the cause of death.

published on : 22nd October 2017

Food and Public Distribution minister Ram Paswan orders probe into Jharkhand starvation death

An 11-year-old girl allegedly died of starvation on September 28 after her mother was unable to feed her. 

published on : 18th October 2017

Strict actions will be taken against those found guilty: Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das on starvation death

Expressing sympathy towards the family, Das further said, “Distressed by the death of the child. Have asked Deputy Commissioner to immediately meet the victim family and help them.”

published on : 18th October 2017