Starvation

  • WB: Mamata Banerjee visits famine-hit Amlasole village, first by CM in 10 years 07-01-2014 06:01 PM

    Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday visited West Midnapore district's Amlasole village, which had hit headlines in 2004 for starvation deaths during Left Front rule, and said no one will be allowed to die from hunger. Recalling that she had first came the village when she was in the opposition...
  • Child starvation deaths are chronic in MP 14-11-2011 08:40 PM

    In Madhya Pradesh, the government is finding itself helpless against the tragedy of hunger deaths among tribal children. ...
  • Maharashtra: CM admits malnutrition crisis 22-10-2011 09:06 PM

    Mumbai: The political class is finally waking up to the plight of dying children after CNN-IBN put the spotlight on India's starvation district, Maharashtra's Melghat. The wails of 3 year old baby Kusum and hundreds like her from Maharashtra's dark corner, Melghat finding resonance. A day after CNN IBN reported...
  • Inside Myanmar, country after the cyclone 11-05-2008 11:36 PM

    Karachi: A match in Pakistan's domestic Twenty20 competition last month is under scrutiny over allegations of foul play and under-performance by some players, an official said. Karachi Zebras lost the Super Eight tournament game by 31 runs against a weakened Peshawar Panthers side missing injured star Pakistan paceman Umar Gul....
  • Young MPs drop politics, unite against hunger 18-07-2007 04:18 PM

    Young MPs travel to know what’s behind starvation in villages. ...
  • Death alert: Govt to revive tea gardens 18-03-2007 09:25 PM

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  • Tasted hunger? Asks Blood Diamond 11-01-2007 05:16 PM

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