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New York [US], September 9 (ANI): As much as 97 per cent of Afghanistan's population is at risk of sinking below the poverty line unless a response to the country's political and economic crises is urgently launched, according to a rapid appraisal released by the United Nations Development P
Beirut [Lebanon], September 6 (ANI) Poverty in Lebanon has drastically increased over the past year and now affects about 74 per cent of the population, warned the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA).
Updated : 3 months ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 2 (ANI): Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) president Mayawati on Wednesday said that poverty, inflation and violence are rampant in the country due to BJP's wrong policies.
Guwahati (Assam) [India], September 1 (ANI): Phanidhar Talukdar, who joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said that the poverty of his constituency made him join the ruling government party in Assam.
Beijing [China], August 28 (ANI): Leaders in China, which has claimed to have erased poverty fear that rising financial inequality in the country can fan political agitation against the government.
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Manila [The Philippines], August 24 (ANI): The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has pushed an estimated 75 million to 80 million more people in developing Asia into extreme poverty as of last year compared with what would have happened without COVID-19, according to a new report by th
Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 23 (ANI): The Department of Rural Development of Jammu and Kashmir is constructing pucca houses in the Draman Panchayat of Rajouri district for people living below the poverty line under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY).
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): NEWJ, one of India's fastest growing media-tech companies has entered an association with The/Nudge Foundation, an Indian non-profit organization aimed at alleviating poverty - sustainably, collaboratively and scalably. The association
Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 17 (ANI): The Indian Army unit of Krishana Ghati Brigade has set up a school in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district near the Line of Control (LoC) border for the students of Below Poverty Line (BPL) families to provide them free education.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], August 8 (ANI): Union Minister of Culture G Kishan Reddy on Sunday inaugurated an exhibition on 'Quit India Movement' to mark its 79th anniversary stating that we pledge to wipe out poverty and inequality from the society.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
London [UK], July 24 (ANI): Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday termed Prime Minister Imran Khan "nalayak" (worthless) and said that some people stole the mandate in 2018 general elections which has led to people suffering due to "inflation, poverty, and unemployment".
New Delhi [India], July 23 (ANI): Noting that the economic liberalisation process in 1991 triggered by an economic crisis had helped lift 300 million people out of poverty, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday said that the reforms process unleashed the spirit of free enterprise