Sunday, 08 December 2013
It is lunchtime at the Karamsar Gurdwara, where worshippers are tucking into the free food. But Sikhs are not the only ones enjoying the temple meals. Religious leaders report that an increasing number of non-believers are visiting their place of worship to eat...
24 per cent Indian kids go hungry: Survey
15 Feb 2012 - 00:00
India may be an economic success story. But a Save the Children study says around a quarter of Indian children in the 0-6 age group go without food every day.
And nearly 30 per cent of Indian families...
By VIKAS BAJAJ
Published: February 11, 2011
Lack of Attention to Farming Is Catching Up With India
BAMNOD, INDIA — The 50-year-old farmer knew from experience that his onion crop was doomed when torrential rains pounded his fields throughout September, a month when the Indian monsoon normally...
300 million Indians go hungry everyday! : Rediff.com Business
One piece of bread a day / Was all I had,
Sometimes I would break it in half,
Sometimes, I could make it toast,
My children's bellies full / My stomach churning,
I drank water / To calm the burning,
I had more than most /...
King's College Students to Feed the Hungry on the Streets of London
London, UK - As the chilling wind of winter blows in, UNITED SIKHS volunteers and students of the King's College Sikh Society will walk on the streets and under the bridges of Central London to feed the hungry...
Reuters - A Japanese man pulled a knife in a
convenience store early Sunday morning and threatened to kill
himself unless he was given a meal of the choicest sushi.