Saturday, March 2, 2024

Topic: poor

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 still make significant progress towards this Sustainable Development Goal (SDG), UN-appointed human rights expert Olivier de Schutter has said.

Congress releases ‘chargesheet’ against PM Modi

The Congress on Sunday released a seven-point ‘chargesheet’ against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government which has now completed seven years in power.

Yemen: UN issues desperate plea for people in heart of world’s worst humanitarian disaster

More than eight million people in the war-torn country, nearly half of them children, directly depend on the agency for water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH), amid ongoing conflict, cholera outbreaks and the COVID-19 pandemic.