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Women Live 10 Years Longer Than Men. But How?

Women are more likely to survive even in the worst of circumstances, such as famines and epidemics. Med India, 1 week ago
Women outlive men even during crisis: study Business Standard, 1 week ago

5 images for famine

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U.N. hopes imports will help stave off famine in Yemen as diphtheria spreads

GENEVA (Reuters) - United Nations aid agencies called on Tuesday for the Yemeni port of Hodeidah to remain open beyond Friday, the date set by a Saudi-led military coalition, to permit continued delivery of life-saving goods.
 Reuters2 days ago UN warns of massive famine if Yemen blockade isn't lifted  Business Standard2 months ago Saudi blockade of aid could cause massive famine in Yemen, warns UN  Business Standard2 months ago UN warns of 'world's largest famine' in Yemen if Saudi does not end blockade   The Telegraph UK2 months ago

Saudi-led airstrikes kill 23 civilians including children: Official

The stalemated war has killed more than 10,000 civilians and pushed the Arab world's poorest country to the brink of famine. SANAA: Yemeni officials say Saudi-led coalition airstrikes have killed at least 23 civilians, including women and children, in the ...
 Zee News1 month ago Suspected Saudi-led coalition airstrike in Yemen kills 25  Business Standard3 weeks ago UN says Saudi-led coalition has eased blockade in Yemen  Business Standard1 month ago

Why women live longer than men

Women are biologically more stronger than men and hence tend to outlive their male counterparts, finds a study challenging the per-conceived notion that the female sex is weaker.The findings showed that women do not just outlive men in normal times, but they ...
 Prokerala1 week ago Why women live longer than men?  Mathrubhumi1 week ago

Syncretic Religions & cults

One of the interesting dimensions of human coexistence is the fact that people have different ideologies and religious beliefs. As a result, where people have lived together for millennia, conflicts along with famines and droughts, would make people leave ...
 The Financial Chronicle3 weeks ago

80% of Yemenis need urgent humanitarian aid: FAO

Almost 80 per cent of Yemeni people need urgent humanitarian aid, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the UN said in a report on Thursday.The report, presented in Cairo, stressed that Yemen was suffering the worst famine in the Middle East and ...
 Prokerala4 weeks ago First food aid arrives in Yemen post blockade eased  Sify1 month ago Aid agencies say Yemen blockade remains, Egeland calls it 'collective punishment'  Reuters1 month ago

I don’t think there will ever be a war in the Himalayan region

Swedish journalist and researcher Bertil Lintner , author of the recently released China’s India war, Collision course on the roof of the world, on the India-China war of 1962, explains how Mao Zedong initiated the hostilities to draw attention away from ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago
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John Lawrence and the railways

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 Business Standard1 month ago


Even as India won its freedom, it was battling myriad problems, including the issues of property and irrigation systems, which would snowball into something bitter and contentious very soon Even as vengeance was like an open wound and bestiality and ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

The People's Judge

The 70-year-old is so unassuming that it is reported that he has not removed the name plate in his ancestral home in Jodhpur that reads, ‘Judge, Supreme Court’. MJ Antony reports. IMAGE: International Court of Justice judge Dalveer Bhandari (right) takes an autorickshaw ride in Jaipur. Photograph: PTI Photo Six months of diplomacy by India surely succeeded in giving Justice Dalveer Bhandari, 70, a nine-year term at the International Court of Justice. But it is ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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