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Providing food to poor is NOT wastage of money: Rahul

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday attacked critics of the Food Security Bill which was passed by Parliament last week, saying money spent on providing meals to the poor cannot be......

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......

Landmark Food Security Bill gets Parliament nod

Ushering in the biggest programme in the world to fight hunger, Parliament on Monday gave its nod to the landmark Food Security Bill which seeks to provide highly subsidised foodgrains to the......

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......

UPA's ambitious Food Security Bill passed in Lok Sabha

After much delay and uncertainty, the landmark Food Security Bill was passed by the Lok Sabha on Monday which seeks to provide cheap foodgrains to 82 crore people in the country, ushering in the......

Indian position on food security at WTO flawed: Jagdish Bhagwati

The National Food Security Act,2013, will prove to be counterproductive for the ruling United Progressive Alliance government, according to renowned economist and professor of economics and law at......

India hopes food security issues will be resolved at Bali meet

India expressed the hope that all issues related to food security and trade facilitation will be resolved during the forthcoming meet of WTO members at Bali in December."It has become imperative to......

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......

Why is Food Security Bill severely flawed

While the motives of the Bill are of course laudable, there is every likelihood that the consequences of its passage will be dire. The Lok Sabha, which has typically failed to do much business......

Major problems with the Food security Bill

Nobody can deny that the purpose of the law is laudable, however, there are several problems with the Food Bill. The government’s rush to push through food security legislation as an......

  People speak for food security legislation

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syed ilyas
Q. The historic Food Security Bill ensuring food to 67 % of population has been passed ! This deserves all round applause from all especially poor people of India who were largely unfed/underfed ?
Syed Ilyas:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-historic-food-security-bill-ensuring-food-to-67--of-popu/26292176/answers/

Farhaan
Q. Why is the Congress party in a hurry to pass the Food Security Bill?
Farhaan:  A. Soon after passing the bill the Congress President fell sick. & admitted in a hospital. Hope after eating Food under the new legislation people won't go to hospital. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-is-the-congress-party-in-a-hurry-to-pass-the-food-securi/25977260/answers/26292204

syed ilyas
Q. BJP did not allow Food security Bill to pass, why was it so against such a useful legislation ?
Syed Ilyas:  A. The most popular party in India will always try to pull the secret ballot just forthcoming Legislative election, hence no more to say they will...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/bjp-did-not-allow-food-security-bill-to-pass-why-was-it-so-a/25728378/answers/25977312

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China's new breed of whistleblowers takes on big business

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SAARC insurance conference concludes in Pakistan

Karachi, Apr 17 : The second SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) Insurance Regulators' Meet and International Conference... ...

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Who Will She Vote For Today?

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Central Valley Community Bancorp Reports Earnings Results for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2014

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It's not the nuclear deal

The differential performance of states in implementing MGNREGA as well as the public distribution system emphasises both the need to streamline... ...

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