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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.

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.

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.

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.

Millions of Pakistanis face food insecurity: PM

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

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.

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.