Starvation deaths

Madaya - The sad tale of starvation deaths in besieged Syrian town

Madaya - The sad tale of starvation deaths in besieged Syrian town

Starvation deaths in the Syrian town of Madaya is on the rise.

Jan 11, 2016, 18:14 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee visits Amlasole village; first by a CM in 10 years

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today visited West Midnapore district`s Amlasole village, which had hit headlines in 2004 for starvation deaths during Left Front rule, and said no one will be allowed to die from hunger.

Jan 07, 2014, 16:51 PM IST

SC panel takes cognisance of starvation deaths

The Supreme Court Commissioners (SCC) on the Right to Food have taken cognisance
of alleged starvation deaths in Bhuvan Valley tea garden in Assam`s Cachar district.

Mar 01, 2012, 20:33 PM IST

WB rules out starvation deaths in tea garden

Denying charges by the Opposition,
the West Bengal govt ruled out any starvation deaths at a closed tea garden of north Bengal`s Dooars region.

Jan 18, 2012, 00:42 AM IST

There can`t be two Indias: SC on starvation deaths

Expressing concern over starvation deaths, SC said India cannot be divided between elite and poor.

Apr 21, 2011, 00:11 AM IST

No starvation deaths confirmed in Orissa in past 11 yrs: Govt

Orissa government claimed that no starvation deaths were confirmed in the state denying reports that 461 such deaths took place in past 11 years.

Mar 23, 2011, 21:54 PM IST

100 starvation deaths in Bihar in three years

At least 100 people have died of hunger in the past three years in Bihar, asserts a Supreme Court-appointed official after extensive surveys. But the state government has trashed the claim.

Oct 20, 2009, 11:37 AM IST

Bihar CM orders probe into starvation deaths

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday ordered an investigation into the reports suggesting that people died of starvation in Sitamarhi and Gaya districts.

Oct 11, 2009, 11:19 AM IST

4,800 starvation deaths in India in last 4 years: Naqvi

Blaming the UPA government for steep price rise of the essential commodities, BJP vice president Mukthar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday said 4,800 deaths have taken place in the country due to starvation in the last four years.

Aug 02, 2009, 19:33 PM IST