ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Alarming Hunger in India

Does the Global Hunger Index convey the actual picture of hunger in India? While there are methodological issues in the measurement of calorific undernourishment, India’s performance remains poor in tackling child undernutrition, but not so in child mortality. The varying performance in the three domains calls for an objective assessment and targeted remedial measures in aspects where performance is poor.

The Hunger Conundrum

India has to accelerate efforts to improve the nutrition levels of the population.

The Lost Decades

The government must reimagine the fundamentals of the economy in favour of equality.

India’s Hunger Pangs

The NDA government’s record in controlling hunger is dismal despite rising stocks of cereal.
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