The Centre on Thursday extended by three months the deadline by which States should roll out the National Food Security Act that provides for distribution of concessional foodgrains to 75 per cent

The Department of Food and Civil Supply is all set to implement the National Food Security Scheme (NFSS) from July 1.

PATNA: The central government is committed to ensuring food to everyone by fully implementing the National Food Security Act (NFSA) across the country by July 14, said Union minister of food and co

The National Food Security Act was supposed to be implemented in Assam from June 1 but this could not be achieved due to certain technical hurdles.

Economic Survey of Maharashtra is prepared by the Directorate of Economics and Statistics, Planning Department every year for presentation in the Budget Session of the State Legislature. The present publication for the year 2013-14

Project soon for each to have access to sufficient food

Odisha will soon launch a zero hunger challenge project in collaboration with the United Nation’s World Food Programme (WFP).

World Food Programme Begins Study On E-Governance Of Ration Shops

In January 2012, PM Manmohan Singh declared half of India’s children were malnourished and that was a national shame.

Using the recent rounds of NSS data, this paper evaluates the performance and outreach of India’s public distribution system (PDS) in the rural areas. The results suggest a significant improvement in the performance of PDS in terms of its outreach and offtake.

This paper outlines India’s achievements in the area of food and nutrition security, and explores what lessons India has to offer to other South countries, and the institutions through which such knowledge sharing may be accomplished.