nutritional food

US suspends food aid to North Korea (Lead)


March 29th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 29 (IANS) The US has suspended its planned nutritional food aid to North Korea over the latter's insistence on launching a satellite, a Pentagon official said."We have been ... Read more...

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US suspends food aid to North Korea


March 29th, 2012 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 28 (IANS) The US has suspended its planned nutritional food aid to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK/North Korea) over the latter's insistence on satellite launch, a ... Read more...

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Fun-filled Children’s Day for Mumbai kids


November 14th, 2011 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 14 (IANS) Children's Day in Mumbai was an eventful affair Monday as various schools, organisations, corporate houses and state bodies ensured that children have nothing but fun on ... Read more...

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Brit women ‘care about their looks more than health’


January 29th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): It seems British women are more concerned with their appearance than their health.A new study has revealed that women in UK spend more money on their looks than ... Read more...

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Over 500 testify final days of Sri Lankan offensive


September 20th, 2010 - 5:41 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 20 (DPA) Civilians who survived the final days of last year's fighting between Sri Lankan troops and the vanquished Tamil rebels testified Sunday about conditions in their shrinking patch of ... Read more...

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Government planning national fisheries, soya, guar gum boards


July 2nd, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) The government is planning to set up three new national boards in the next two months to promote fisheries, soyabean and guar gum processing, Food Processing Industries ... Read more...

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Modi launches nutritional food programme


June 9th, 2010 - 1:57 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, June 9 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday launched a supplementary nutritional food programme aiming to reach about 40 lakh poor beneficiaries through the anganwadi network in the state. ... Read more...

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Supplementary Nutrition Programme benefits women in Faizabad


May 8th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
Faizabad, May 8 (ANI): Union Government's Supplementary Nutrition Programme has greatly benefited women and children in Faizabad by curbing malnutrition among the poor families.Government started the scheme with focus on improving ... Read more...

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Welfare schemes for rural women and children launched in Uttar Pradesh


March 2nd, 2009 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
By Amit Kumar Faizabad (UP), Mar 2 (ANI): The Central Government has opened various Anganwadis (women volunteers) in Uttar Pradesh''s Faizabad district for the welfare of rural women and children. In one of ... Read more...

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No kids below six on Zee TV’s reality shows


September 25th, 2008 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Zee TV has adopted self-imposed guidelines for their forthcoming reality show that involves children by not taking kids below six years. Zee has made the guidelines mandatory ... Read more...

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Balanced approach between food and biofuels is required: CFTRI


April 27th, 2008 - 9:04 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, Apr 27 (ANI/Business Wire India): Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI) Director Dr. V Prakash said on Sunday that balanced approach between food and biofuels is required.He was speaking at ... Read more...

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