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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
New Delhi, Sept. 30 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said despite Asia-Pacific being one of the fastest growing regions in the world, it is still beset with poverty and backwardness.
Sonia praises Manmohan Singh for bringing millions out of poverty, but says more needs to be done Sep 29, 11:14 pm
Neyyer Dam (Kerala), Sept. 29 (ANI): UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Sunday praised Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's leadership for lifting millions of Indians out of poverty through the various social welfare schemes of the UPA regime, and said development of education, expertise and research will empower the marginalized in the future.
One-fifth of Hong Kong population 'living in poverty' Sep 29, 2:33 pm
Tokyo, Sept. 29 (ANI): One-fifth of population in Hong Kong is living in poverty, a new report has revealed.
'Poverty remains a major political and economic challenge': PM Sep 28, 10:11 pm
New York, Sep 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Saturday said poverty remains a major political and economic challenge and its eradication requires special attention and a new thrust.
Trenton, Sept. 28 (ANI): A recent Rutgers study has contradicted the public perception that the increasing number of children in immigrant families is a major obstacle to a strong United States economy.
Jagdalpur (Chattisgarh), Sept. 26 (ANI): Targetting Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi indirectly, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday addressed his first rally at Bastar, and said that contrary to the ideology of his party who worked for the poor, the opposition has a leader who only works for himself.
Bihar, UP, MP, 7 others amongst 'least developed' states Sep 26, 6:53 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 26 (ANI): The report of the Dr. Raghuram Rajan Committee for Evolving a Composite Development Index of States on Thursday submitted its report to Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, and has identified Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, Odisha, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh as the country's "least developed" states.
Sonia Gandhi lauds Congress for 'historic' laws passed despite opposition 'obstacles' Sep 22, 6:48 pm
Bhilwara (Rajasthan), Sept. 22 (ANI): Congress Party President and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Sunday said she was proud that her party was able to pass the historical Food Security Bill and Land Acquisition Bill in the Monsoon Session of Parliament, in spite of facing several obstacles from the opposition parties.
Jaipur, Sept. 21 (ANI): Highlighting the use of renewable energy, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Saturday said there is a need to develop the basic infrastructure for transporting energy from its place of production to where it has to be used.
Gangtok, Sept.15 (ANI): Sikkim has done wonders in terms of reducing the number of people below the poverty line.
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