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Mayawati attacks centre for failing to curb corruption, poverty  Mar 31, 9:09 pm
Kolkata, Mar.31 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Monday lashed out at Congress-led UPA Government over its failure to curb increasing rate of unemployment, poverty and corruption in the country.
Safe drinking water key to cut school sick days  Mar 16, 10:11 am
Washington, March 16 (ANI): Researchers have said that providing free drinking water in schools may be key to helping people in developing countries lift themselves out of poverty.
Rajnath Singh criticises Congress for faulty economic policies  Mar 11, 10:49 am
Jabalpur, Mar 11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Rajnath Singh has flayed ruling Congress party for faulty economic policies and said they have not been able to control poverty in the country.
Bill Gates predicts revolution will lift all countries from poverty by 2035  Jan 22, 11:38 am
Washington, Jan. 22 (ANI): Microsoft's founder Bill Gates has said that revolution will help lift poorer countries out of poverty, and there will be almost no poor countries left in the world by 2035.
Obama jokes on getting dreadlocks after presidency is over  Jan 10, 11:03 am
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): US President Barack Obama recently joked that he may get dreadlocks after he is done with the presidency.
'Superheroes' fighting crime, poverty and helping patrol in New York  Dec 30, 10:47 am
London, December 30 (ANI): A group of "superheroes" have take up the task of fighting crime, poverty and generally lending a helping hand in New York.
Modi asks why Jharkhand has remained poor despite having abundant resources  Dec 29, 4:04 pm
Ranchi, Dec.29, (ANI): Addressing a massive rally, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Sunday asked why a state like Jharkhand is called a poverty-stricken state despite possessing abundant resources.
One family is responsible for the poverty in India, says Narendra Modi  Dec 20, 7:52 pm
Varanasi, Dec. 20, (ANI): Addressing a rally here today, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said that despite having been in power for the past 60 years, the Gandhi family had failed to get people rid of poverty.
Unitus raises $3.3m fund to back startups that fight poverty in India  Dec 18, 2:53 pm
Washington, Dec. 18 (ANI): Unitus Seed Fund, which invests in for-profit startups in India to help poor people access basic necessities, has raised its second fund of 3.3 million dollars.
Poverty during childhood adversely affects brain development in kids   Dec 12, 3:11 pm
Washington, Dec. 12 (ANI): A new University of Wisconsin-Madison study has found that poverty hampers brain development in children, by slowing growth rate in two key brain structures.
Mukherjee to young scientists: Unravel truth about hunger, poverty,illiteracy, ill health  Dec 7, 6:06 pm
Shantiniketan (West Bengal), Dec.7 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the Fifth Indian Youth Science Congress organized by M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation in association with Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, Vishwa Bharati and SRM University here on Friday.
Most Americans don't trust each other, finds poll   Dec 1, 11:34 am
Washington, Dec. 1 (ANI): Majority of Americans do not trust each other, a new poll has found.
Rajnath Singh criticises Congress for rising poverty, unemployment  Nov 13, 7:05 pm
Khandwa (Madhya Pradesh), Nov.13 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh criticised the Congress party on Wednesday for the unprecedented growth in the level of poverty and unemployment.
Montek Singh Ahluwalia stresses on inclusive growth to reduce poverty  Nov 9, 7:41 pm
New Delhi, Nov.9 (ANI): Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission, Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Saturday that there is a need to lay emphasis on eight percent inclusive growth, with an aim to reduce poverty, and to create an impact on the overall growth.
Poverty during early childhood linked to lesser brain development in teens  Oct 29, 12:02 pm
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): A new study suggests that poverty in early childhood appears to be associated with smaller brain volumes measured through imaging at school age and early adolescence.
World Bank urged to redefine life expectancy to include first crucial nine months in fetus  Oct 26, 3:48 pm
London, Oct. 26 (ANI): A recent public health report has urged the World Bank to redefine life expectancy starting from the time of conception and not the time of birth, as the unborn individual was quite susceptible to risks inside the mother's womb.
Samajwadi Party wants Modi to talk of development in his campaigns   Oct 25, 9:33 pm
Lucknow, Oct.25 (ANI): Commenting on Narendra Modi's Jhansi rally, Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Naresh Agarwal on Friday said that unless the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial aspirant talks about development or eradication of poverty, the people would never vote for the party.
Rahul Gandhi is marketing poverty: Rajnath Singh  Oct 25, 5:15 pm
Jhansi, Oct. 25 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party President Rajnath Singh on Friday alleged that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is marketing poverty and playing with the emotions of the Indian public at his political rallies in the lead-up to the 2014 general elections.
Fighting for dreams alone is India's story, empowerment of poor is Congress' dharma: Rahul Gandhi  Oct 24, 7:18 pm
Indore, Oct. 24 (ANI): Declaring his father Rajiv Gandhi as his hero who fought to change the system and narrating incidents from rural areas, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said his party's 'dharma' was to empower the urban and rural poor of the country.
Poverty and stress during childhood impairs brain function in adulthood  Oct 23, 11:37 am
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): A new study has claimed that poverty and chronic stress during childhood could lead to problems regulating emotions as an adult.
Wait for North Korea's first ski resort to get longer!  Oct 10, 1:44 pm
London, Oct. 10 (ANI): North Korea has been planning to open its first multi-million dollar ski resort on Thursday, but there are doubts whether the resort will be ready in time.
Rahul Gandhi hopes to make Amethi 'agricultural hub'  Oct 7, 3:50 pm
Amethi, Oct. 7 (ANI): Addressing a rally here after laying the foundation stone for a mega food park, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said the initiative would provide large scale employment to residents of the area and ensure just pay to farmers exporting agricultural items.
Congress has resolved to end its malnutrition with corruption: BJP  Oct 5, 1:30 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 5 (ANI): Defending his party's prime ministerial candidate's governance in Gujarat despite an adverse CAG report on malnutrition, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Saturday accused the Congress Party of turning a blind eye to development in Modi's Gujarat.
Congress says BJP works on deceit, Modi's Gujarat model shows 'fake' development  Oct 5, 11:32 am
New Delhi, Oct. 5 (ANI): Targeting the Narendra Modi-led Gujarat government, Uttar Pradesh Congress President Rita Bahuguna Joshi on Saturday alleged the Bharatiya Janata Party based its electoral campaign on fabrication of facts, and said that her party is confident that the Gujarat Chief Minister will not be a factor in the 2014 general elections.
Modi feels those who live and die for people will now come to power in Delhi  Sep 30, 6:37 pm
Mumbai, Sept. 30 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi was welcomed at Mumbai airport with party members chanting his name on Monday, and the Gujarat Chief Minister said he was confident that his party would be elected into power in the 2014 general elections.