Police had initially treated it as cases of natural death, but suspicion has turned to poisoning.Jul 27, 2018, 21:13 PM IST
Starvation deaths in the Syrian town of Madaya is on the rise.Jan 11, 2016, 18:14 PM IST
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
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.
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.
Expressing concern over starvation deaths, SC said India cannot be divided between elite and poor.Apr 21, 2011, 00:11 AM IST
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
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 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
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