food budget

Indian cuisine a hit with foodies Down Under

June 20th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 20 (ANI): Indian cuisine is one of the top favourites in the menus of Aussie gourmets and gourmands.Chinese cuisine tops the food charts Down Under followed by modern Australian, Italian ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Smoking may aggravate malnutrition in developing countries

August 24th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 24 (ANI): Smokers may exacerbate the problem of malnutrition in developing countries because they tend to finance their habit by dipping into the family food budget, say a pair of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chandigarh jailbirds to decide food menu

June 16th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 16 (IANS) In a one of its kind initiative, the authorities of Burail Jail here have constituted a special committee of prisoners to look into the functioning of the jail ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Poor women in Philippines yearn for birth control

January 6th, 2009 - 9:32 am ICT by IANS
Manila, Jan 6 (Xinhua) Struggling with a daily food budget of less than $2 for a family of 12, Floriza Bacli said she was happy to spoil her children a bit on ... Read more...

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Despite increasing per capita income, Bangladeshis remain poor

June 22nd, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Dhaka, June 22 (Xinhua) Poverty in Bangladesh has been rising even as the country's per capita income registered a 14 percent increase as compared to the figure in the last fiscal. According ... Read more...

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Poor Bangladeshis spend 87 percent of food budget on rice

June 19th, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Dhaka, June 19 (Xinhua) The poor and people in low-income section in Bangladesh spend nearly 87 percent of their food budget on rice and the rest on protein and vegetables, giving rise ... Read more...

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