Food insecurity

Food insecurity increases global migration: UN

Food insecurity increases global migration: UN

At a time of a record-high number of people fleeing their homes due to violent conflicts, the UN food agency said Friday a global crisis in food supplies is causing even more migrants to cross borders.

May 05, 2017, 20:46 PM IST

40,000 South Sudanese on brink of catastrophe: UN

At least 40,000 South Sudanese citizens are threatened to starve to death due to escalating food insecurity in the new-born state, UN agencies said Monday.

Feb 09, 2016, 07:57 AM IST

Food security improves HIV outcomes

A farming intervention programme aimed at reducing food insecurity has also helped improve HIV outcomes in patients in Kenya, reports a new study.

Aug 19, 2015, 17:18 PM IST

Niger says 2.5 million suffering food insecurity

More than 2.5 million people in Niger are suffering from food insecurity because of a shortfall in the cereal harvest due to bad weather and crop pests, the agriculture minister said Saturday.

Apr 19, 2015, 07:56 AM IST

BJP accuses Delhi govt of creating food insecurity

Delhi BJP chief Vijay Goel on Sunday accused the Sheila Dikshit government of adding to the food related woes of the people through poor implementation of its food security schemes.

Sep 22, 2013, 23:23 PM IST

Millions of Pakistanis face food insecurity: PM

Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said that Pakistan government was aware of the challenge.

Oct 17, 2011, 10:43 AM IST

Food insecurity can complicate pregnancy

A person`s inability to obtain adequate amounts of food due to resource constraints can lead to greater weight gain and increased complications during pregnancy, says a recent study.

May 24, 2010, 14:52 PM IST

Food insecurity can complicate pregnancy

A person`s inability to obtain adequate amounts of food due to resource constraints can lead to greater weight gain and increased complications during pregnancy, says a recent study.

May 24, 2010, 00:00 AM IST