Hunger brought migrants home, now drives them back thousands of miles away
Hunger and hopelessness drove tens of thousands of migrant workers from cities of their dreams, vibrant and pulsating with life and activity, to languorous villages in Bihar during the lockdown.
Non-profit organisations lead the fight against hunger
The Karnataka government's relief distribution during the Covid-19 lockdown has got ma...
Hunger, not corona, will kill us: Ahmedabad slum dwellers
Around one thousand families in the shanties are stuck with dwindling supplies and ...
Rise Against Hunger India (RAHI)
Rise Against Hunger India (RAHI) distributes 1 million meals to vulnerable groups in India during the COVID-19 LockdownRise Against Hunger I...
‘Well done, chef!’ Twitter lauds Vikas Khanna for classy reply to TV anchor who questioned his ‘sense of hunger’
Twitterati were all-praise for the classy reply by Vikas Khanna.
CIL’s subsidiary orders 8-day wage cut for staff that went on strike
About 80% of its 22,000 workers did not report for work during the strike.
Rise Against Hunger India (RAHI) distributes 1 million meals to vulnerable groups in India during the COVID-19 Lockdown
At-home hunger strikes, sloganeering from terraces - protests move indoors, online during lockdown
Several protests and mass movements across Delhi and the country were at their peak when the coronavirus threat slowly crept in, throwing normal life out of gear and pushing everyone indoors to ensure social distancing.
Over 1,000 Jammu & Kashmir workers go on hunger strike in Punjab, demand they be sent home
"Though the Jammu and Kashmir government has taken the decision for their return, but we have yet to receive any communique till date," Pathankot additional deputy commissioner Abhijeet Kaplish, who is monitoring the arrangements, said.
Pakistani doctors launch hunger strike over virus protection fears
Health workers have complained for weeks that the country's hospitals are suffering chronic shortages of safety gear, prompting the arrest of more than 50 doctors who called for more supplies in the city of Quetta earlier this month.
Millions face hunger as African cities impose coronavirus lockdowns
Hunger and anger are building in Lagos and other major African cities with little or no social safety net to protect the poor from the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Leading Indian diaspora body in US to support vulnerable groups in America and India
The giving campaign has raised USD $500,000 in contributions from Indiaspora’s leadership network this week. The campaign continues Friday as a grassroots initiative through Indiaspora’s online giving platform ChaloGive.org.
HungerBox launches solution to minimise Covid-19 transmission risk as corporate cafeterias set to reopen
Using AI/ML, the platform regulates user flow into cafeterias and enables decongestion and enables enhanced crowd management. This ensures that users visit the café only when it is safe and social distancing can be maintained.
Watch: Delhi daily wage labourer cries out of hunger amid Covid lockdown
Rajwati, a daily wage labourer, at Delhi's Fatehpur Beri: We are surviving without food & water here. We request the government to help us. ...
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