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Latest Articles in food security

HSBC Announces Rs 15 Cr Aid To Pandemic-Hit Dabbawalas

The dabbawalas are a very complex network of tiffin carriers, where a person picks up a tiffin from the residence of a job goer on a bicycle, passes it on to someone who ferries it in the luggage compartment of suburban trains

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Food Security Must Be Seen As Essential Public Health Component: Harsh Vardhan

PIVA has been calibrated and tested for coconut, sunflower, mustard, palm, rice bran, soyabean, groundnut, olive oil and ghee.

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Protecting Soil Erosion Is The Way To Food-Secure Future

The data collated by the National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use Planning in 2004 illustrated that out of the reporting area with 264.5 million hectare used for agriculture, forestry, pasture and other biomass production, more than 145 million hectare is degraded.2 Soil helps in filtering the underground water underground.

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Actor Chris Pratt raises awareness about food security

Actor Chris Pratt raises awareness about food security

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Afghanistan thanks India for donating 75,000 MT wheat amid pandemic

Afghanistan thanks India for donating 75,000 MT wheat amid pandemic

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Odisha CM launches citizen centric online service for food security

Odisha CM launches citizen centric online service for food security

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World Food Programme wins 2020 Nobel Peace Prize

World Food Programme wins 2020 Nobel Peace Prize

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Floods May Not Hamper Prospects For Main Season Crops For 2017: FAO

Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has given a snapshot of food security feature in India. The report by FAO suggests mainly below three points

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India Should Go Local For Food Security

A report published by India Water Portal (a community promoted by National Knowledge Commission of India) indicates if the country needs food security, then it should go local

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Aim To Double Farmers' Income By 2022 To Tackle Suicides: Government To SC

The Ministry of Agriculture also proposed to make special efforts to ensure adequate flow of credit in under-serviced areas, eastern states and Jammu and Kashmir

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‘Nothing Will Happen, If You Leave Everything To Government’, CEO Niti Ayog

“India needs both food security and organic farming as important practices”, Amitabh Kant.

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Organic Farming In India: A Vision or Challenge To National Food Security

It is though a doubtful vision of thinking a sustainable future in agriculture through organic farming

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'Women In Rural India Register Gains In Nutrition, Food Security'

Anemia is a leading cause of maternal deaths in India. In India, half of children under three are either stunted or underweight due to malnutrition, and 79 percent are anemic.

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‘When I Sleep, I Hug A Dead Body’: Why Cloth Is Still Not Considered As A Basic Need Of Our Country?

While we talk about hundred odd social development issues, ranging from global warming to food security, how come cloth is never a part of these dialogues, despite being the very first basic human need

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Saving Water, Punjab Style

Punjab cannot survive without its underground water, which is fast depleting due to widespread paddy cultivation

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