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Why we must support the Food Security Bill

Only three percent of Indians pay income tax; our tax-GDP ratio is among the lowest in the world. This must change. Our elites must realise that India’s poverty has damaging consequences for......

All you wanted to know about the food security bill

Sakshi Balani presents an FAQ on the Food Security Bill that was passed by Lok Sabha on Tuesday. The National Food Security Bill follows from the National Food Security Ordinance, 2013 that was......

Food Bill historic, says Sonia; BJP dubs it as 'vote security bill'

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Murli Manohar Joshi on Monday described the United Progressive Alliance’s ambitious Food Security Bill as nothing but a ‘vote security bill’.......

Samajwadi Party to back Food Bill, to move amendments

A day after the Congress reached out to Mulayam Singh Yadav seeking support for passage of the Food Security Bill, the Samajwadi Party on Tuesday decided to support the legislation but will move......

Food Security Bill will push India toward malnutrition: Modi

Attacking Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over the proposed Food Security Bill, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi said the bill, in its current form, will push the country toward "malnutrition".......

'Food security concerns should be addressed upfront in WTO'

India on Thursday said its food security concerns cannot be relegated to the back but should be taken forward and addressed upfront at the WTO. Addressing the food security concerns is important as......

Decoding the food security legislation

The United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) ambitious National Food Security Bill might soon become reality.  After getting approval from the Lok Sabha, the Bill is headed for the Upper House of......

'The Food Ordinance is a small step in the right direction'

Implementing the Food Ordinance is the bigger challenge and there are many provisions of the National Food Security Bill which need to be expanded and strengthened. Biraj Patnaik, principal adviser......

20 biggest rice producers in the world

Rice is a major food staple and a mainstay for the rural population and their food security. It is mainly cultivated by small farmers in holdings of less than one hectare. Rice is also a wage......

COLUMN: Food security or dole?

There is a vast grey area between a bill that promises to ensure that no one goes hungry and the political economy of producing food, writes Rajni Bakshi. With the approval of the National Food......

Sendhil Ramamurthy on It's a Wonderful Afterlife

Studying to be a doctor, Sendhil Ramamurthy's career in films and television happened, well, by chance. His stint in TV series Heroes, says Ramamurthy, has been a milestone of sorts, exposing him......

I was a victim of politics: Shane Bond

Former New Zealand pacer Shane Bond has said that he became a "victim of politics" after joining the Indian Cricket League (ICL) but he has no regret about playing in the 'rebel' twenty20 event......
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Q. What is benefit of Honey for Health ?
:  A. HONEY, a most assimilable carbohydrate compound, is a singularly acceptable, practical and most effective aliment to generate heat, create and...... more

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Q. agle 12 mahino me hamare desh me bhukhmari lagbhag 20 % AUR bad jayegi..kaun zimmewar hoga..bhukh se mauto ka..Congress me ?
Ignoreme:  A. Hunger Facts 1. Hunger remains the No.1 cause of death in the world. Aids, Cancer etc. follow. 2. There are 820 million chronically hungry...... more

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Q. What helps babys brain development?
Jaijaisriram:  A. "Much of the brain's wiring doesnot happen until after birth." The early years are critical for later life. For years, scientists have...... more

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Q. What is sustainable development and how can we contribute in it ?
Mohd Nizam:  A. Sustainable development is maintaining a delicate balance between the human need to improve life-styles and feeling of well being on one hand and...... more

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Q. how 2 reduce weight in easy method
Deepak Joshi:  A. To achieve a gradual, steady but an easy weight loss without any side effects is certainly very difficult. Hence a safer and a more secure method...... more

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Meet takes stock of governance in farm sector

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Former Chief Secretary Mohan Kanda on Thursday called for macro-management of agriculture allied sectors... ...

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KPMG's "Soup and Stories" Campaign To Impact Thousands Of Homeless Children During Holiday Season

NEW YORK , Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, will donate 100,000 new books and in conjunction with Campbell... ...

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Top Asian Duo Promotes Food Hub in ASEAN - Exchange of Document Ceremony Between Dr. Chutamas Vongvorakit and Mr. Nazifuddin Dato' Sri Najib

From the Wires Dec. 18, 2014 09:38 AM KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia , Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Senior Board Members of Anametrics Holdings... ...

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What Your Kitchen Will Look Like in 2050

From the Wires Hyperconnected appliances that anticipate consumers' every need will make "Jetsons"-style kitchens a reality during the coming... ...

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WFP Launches Plan To Assist Syrians Affected By Conflict In 2015

In 2015, WFP will keep focusing on life-saving food assistance inside Syria like the nutrition products given to ten-year-old Omar. Photo: WFP/Dina... ...

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