Like racism and sexism, ‘povertyism’ should be illegal, UN says

Although the global cost-of-living crisis will be an obstacle to eradicating poverty by 2030, countries can…

79% of people pushed into poverty by COVID in 2020 were from India: World Bank

The latest report by the World Bank has suggested that 71 million people across the globe…

Hunger kills one person every four seconds; NGOs urge world leaders to take action

With one person estimated to be dying of hunger every four seconds, 238 local and international…

UN warns 345 million people face starvation worldwide

As risks of conflict-induced famine and widespread food insecurity continue to rise, the UN Emergency Relief…

Hunger numbers reach 828 million, world moving backward on eliminating hunger: UN report

The number of people affected by hunger globally rose to as many as 828 million in 2021,…

Millions could starve due Russian blockade of ports: Zelenskyy

Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has warned that millions of people could starve because of a Russian…

71 per cent of Indians cannot afford a healthy diet: Report

71% Indians cannot afford a healthy meal and over 1.7 million people die every year due…