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Global hunger rises for first time in decade

Global hunger levels have risen for the first time in more than a decade, now affecting 11 percent of the worlds population, as conflict, climate change and economic woes bite, U.N. agencies said on Friday. Last year, 815 million people were hungry - 38 ... Deccan Herald, 1 week ago

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Bharat Financial’s merger talk signals beginning of endgame for MFIs

There are over 40 MFIs in the country who are in regular need for funds given the huge un-banked population in the country. A key ingredient for a successful micro finance lender is to be well capitalised and have ready access to low-cost funds.
 Money Control1 week ago

FULL TEXT of Sushma's address at UNGA

'We are completely engaged in fighting poverty; alas, our neighbour Pakistan seems only engaged in fighting us.''A country that has been the world’s greatest exporter of havoc, death and inhumanity became a champion of hypocrisy by preaching about humanity and Human Rights from this podium.''I would like today to tell Pakistan’s politicians just this much, ask them that have they ever thought that India and Pakistan became free within hours of each other. Why is it that today India ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago

Baloch activists protest outside U.N. against Pakistani atrocities, human rights abuse

The Baloch Republican Party (BRP) activists protested outside the United Nations in Geneva on 19 September to highlight the growing atrocities of the Pakistani forces, during the ongoing 36th session of the Human Righs Council. They shouted anti-Pakistan and ...
 catchnews.com5 days ago UN Human Rights Council to review Pakistan's human rights record  Sify2 months ago

WHO grants USD 175,000 for healthcare of Rohingya refugees in Cox's Bazar

The WHO has released its first tranche of emergency funding of USD 175,000 to provide essential medicines and life-saving healthcare to the "vulnerable population" in Bangladeshs Coxs Bazar that has witnessed an influx of thousands of Rohingyas from Myanmar.
 Deccan Herald6 days ago

App to fight child marriage launched in Bihar

In a unique initiative, Gender Alliance Bihar, a collective effort of over 270 civil society organisations backed by the UN Population Fund, has come up with a mobile application to fight the rampant social evil of child marriage in the state.Launched by ...
 Prokerala1 week ago

Retirement planning: What if you lived till 100?

The first step is to estimate the retirement corpus you would need and to compute the approximate amount you can set aside every month, says V Viswanand, Senior Director and Chief Operations Officer, Max Life Insurance 1992 was a significant year in Sanjay's life. That is the year he got married to the girl of his dreams. Both of them were qualified professionals, ready to take on the world. Both of them worked hard with exceptional commitment to build the life of their dreams.They had an ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar rebuffs insurgents' ceasefire

[Myanmar], September 11 (ANI): Myanmar has rebuffed a ceasefire declared by Muslim Rohingya militants, declaring simply that it did not negotiate with terrorists. The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) took to Twitter to announce the truce in a statement, ...
 Sify2 weeks ago As killings unfold in Rakhine, Rohingyas in India struck with worry and fear  catchnews.com2 weeks ago Rohingya insurgent group ARSA declares month-long ceasefire  Sify2 weeks ago $77m aid required for Rohingyas: UN  Sify2 weeks ago

UPDATE 1--Modi says India shares Myanmar's concern about "extremist violence"

(Adds comment, details) NAYPYITAW, Sept 6 (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modisaid on Wednesday that India shared Myanmar's concern about"extremist violence" in its Rakhine state, where a securityforce operation against Muslim rebels has sent about ...
 Sify2 weeks ago

Inadequate breastfeeding costs India’s economy $14 billion every year: UN Report

Nearly one lakh children die every year in India due to diseases that could have been prevented through breastfeeding, according to a UN report which said mortality and other losses attributed to inadequate breastfeeding could cost the country's economy USD ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago Inadequate breastfeeding may drain Indian economy of USD 14bn  Deccan Herald1 month ago
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