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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".......

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......

G-20 nations' meet to focus on food security

G-20, the grouping of developed and emerging market economies, will focus on food security but issues concerning India like rising prices of vegetables may not come up for discussions at a meeting......

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

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

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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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Davor Pisk

In India, average landholding declined from 2.3 hectares in the 70s to 1.32 hectares in 2000-01. If this rate continues, average landholding will... ...

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Hear That Hollow In The Drumbeat?

The drumbeats are all around us, proclaiming the triumphal arrival of Narendra Modi as our next prime minister. They are already reaching deafening... ...

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Food Shortages to Hit the World in the Next 40 Years

A top scientist believes that the world is susceptible to extreme food shortages that may have serious implications in a mere span of 40 years."For... ...

http://www.medindia.net/news/food-shortages-to-hit-the-world-in-the-next-40-years-134905-1.htm
Ronit Roy

Ronit Roy, 48, is emotional, hardworking, highly self-respecting and a loner. He attributes whatever he is today to television and apart from... ...

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Canada Supports Sustainable Livelihoods and Health in Ghana / Canada helps Ghana diversify its economy and improve health services and nutrition

African Press Organization 2014-04-17 OTTAWA, Canada, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Senator Larry Smith, on behalf of the... ...

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