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BC-AS--India-Hunger Inde, 0136

Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.

Child hunger 'serious' in India while its economy grows fast<
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NEW DELHI (AP) - A global hunger index has been released showing about 20 percent of Indian children under 5 suffer from acute under-nutrition in the same week the International Monetary Fund projected India to be the world's fastest-growing economy, exposing stark contrasts in the South Asian country.
The 2018 Global Hunger Index published Thursday ranks India at 103 out of 119 countries, with hunger levels in ...

 

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