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Tuesday, December 01, 2020



Global hunger and obesity are worsening due to virus fallout

July 15, 2020 3:35 pm

Almost 690 million people were undernourished last year, the most since 2009, and the pandemic could tip as many as 132 million people into chronic hunger by the end of this year, the UN said in a report

Hunger pangs? Try this two-in-one makhana bhel recipe

June 13, 2020 11:39 am

Satiate your hunger pangs with these delightful makhana snacks.

Indian-American NGO raises USD 1 million for coronavirus relief work in US, India

April 24, 2020 11:29 am

Contributions given are sent to two beneficiary organisations, Feeding America in the US and Goonj in India. Feeding America is using the contributions to bolster its nationwide network of 200 food banks.

World Food Day 2019: Know the history, significance and theme

October 16, 2019 9:43 am

One of the most celebrated days of the UN calendar, it also marks the creation of FAO in 1945.

Explained: Why number of hungry is rising

December 05, 2018 11:39 am

After number fell from 2003 to 2014, UN data find trend reversed. Yet since 2014, global farm commodity prices have been falling. Here is why that has not stopped the rise in the number of hungry people

Rahul Gandhi targets PM Modi on hunger, says he forgot to give food to people

October 15, 2018 5:12 pm

"The chowkidaar (watchman) gave a lot of speeches, but forgot about people's stomach. Did a lot of Yoga and enjoyed life, but forgot to give food to people," Congress president Rahul Gandhi said in Hindi on Twitter.

A food ingredient that reduces hunger

December 12, 2014 11:19 am

Scientists have found that an ingredient, when added to daily food, can make people feel full and prevent weight gain.

What is Hunger? A rag-picker who got a burger treat will tell you

September 17, 2014 10:30 am

Youtube channel Old Delhi Films' latest video titled Hunger presents this touching story.

Instant oatmeal in breakfast manages hunger better

June 12, 2014 10:34 am

Love ready-to-eat oat cereal in breakfast but do not get that feeling of "fullness"? Switch to instant oatmeal.

Evening blue light exposure tied to increased hunger

June 03, 2014 3:00 pm

Blue-enriched light exposure immediately before and during the evening meal may increase hunger and alter metabolism, says a study.


A Mission To Free People From Hunger

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

A group of volunteers consisting of young professionals and college students came together to feed thousands of underprivileged people. This group have served 1.99 million people in 70 cities under its #MissionMillion2018 campaign

Rohith Vemula suicide: JNU students sit on hunger strike

January 25, 2016 5:50 am

New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University students sat on hunger strike to protest against the Dalit scholar's suicide at the University of Hyderabad. One of protestors said they want the accused politicos to resign as soon as possible.