rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Food Security And Nutrition

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Food Security And Nutrition

  News for Food Security And Nutrition

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

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......
  Videos for Food Security And Nutrition
food security and nutrition video
food security and nutrition video

  People speak for food security and nutrition

  • QNA
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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-benefit-of-honey-for-health-//answers/18398138

ignoreme
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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/agle-12-mahino-me-hamare-desh-me-bhukhmari-lagbhag-20--aur-b/18398020/answers/17298209

Jaijaisriram
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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-helps-babys-brain-development/17298053/answers/17151944

mohd nizam
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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-sustainable-development-and-how-can-we-contribute-in/17151932/answers/16517293

Deepak Joshi
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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-2-reduce-weight-in-easy-method/16517176/answers/16338954

  Web results for Food Security And Nutrition
SAARC agrees to trade in electricity

Modi-Sharif handshake salvages summit kv prasad in kathmandu November 27 After two days of despondency, clouds of uncertainty hovering over the... ...

http://www.tribuneindia.com/2014/20141128/main1.htm
Misdirected farm subsidies

Abhimanyu, the great warrior of Mahabharata, lost his life because he only knew how to get into the Chakravyuha but did not know how to get out of... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/fe-columnist/misdirected-farm-subsidies/
Salient features of TS-iPASS ACT

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Beyond single window For the first time, it provides applicants the right to timely clearances Another... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/salient-features-of-tsipass-act/article6640575.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
SAARC seeks to free region of poverty and provide food security

The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in its Kathmandu Declaration stated its intent to free the South Asia region of... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/saarc-seeks-to-free-region-of-poverty-and-provide-food-security-news-international-ol1vJnecfbdhh.html
Energy pact sealed, road and rail pacts on anvil

Kathmandu, Nov 27 The 18th Saarc Summit concluded Thursday in this scenic Nepalese capital with the eight South Asian nations signing a pact on... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a508702.html

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z