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'We need real help': Doctors despair as orphaned babies die in famine-struck Yemen
# Starvation
# Starvation

'We need real help': Doctors despair as orphaned babies die in famine-struck Yemen

Sep 28th 2018, 8:00 PM 15,081 Views 20 Comments

Over 3.5 million people may soon be added to the eight million Yemenis already facing starvation — more than half of them children.

Why having over 100 nuclear weapons could do more harm than good to a country
# Starvation
# Starvation

Why having over 100 nuclear weapons could do more harm than good to a country

Jun 16th 2018, 10:00 AM 13,916 Views 49 Comments

Experts have looked into the impact using such weapons would have on a nation’s population and resources.

Mass starvation kills all but two penguin chicks in Antarctic colony
# Adelie Penguins
# Adelie Penguins

Mass starvation kills all but two penguin chicks in Antarctic colony

Oct 13th 2017, 9:56 PM 31,240 Views 26 Comments

The thousands of death has been called a “breeding failure” by experts.

Holocaust survivors more at risk of developing cancer
# World War 2
# World War 2

Holocaust survivors more at risk of developing cancer

Jul 10th 2017, 6:05 AM 12,833 Views 9 Comments

Researchers studied over 150,000 people for more than 45 years.

'She was wasting away': Singapore couple jailed for starving Philippine maid
# Starvation
# Starvation

'She was wasting away': Singapore couple jailed for starving Philippine maid

Mar 27th 2017, 11:15 PM 22,237 Views 10 Comments

She was only allowed to shower once or twice a week and could only use the condominium’s common toilet.

This is the before and after picture of a man who survived Syria's 'human slaughterhouse'
# Inhuman Conditions
# Inhuman Conditions

This is the before and after picture of a man who survived Syria's 'human slaughterhouse'

Feb 7th 2017, 8:46 AM 36,025 Views 55 Comments

Amnesty says their new report reveals a “hidden, monstrous campaign” at Saydnaya prison.

Born in the middle of a war, this baby starved to death after just five months of life
# Yemen
# Yemen

Born in the middle of a war, this baby starved to death after just five months of life

Apr 2nd 2016, 11:15 AM 36,060 Views 44 Comments

“He didn’t cry and there were no tears, just stiff”.

Daniel Pelka's killer found dead in prison cell
# Stepfather
# Stepfather

Daniel Pelka's killer found dead in prison cell

Jan 29th 2016, 3:29 PM 40,430 Views 38 Comments

The boy’s mother, Magdelena Luczak, hanged herself in a separate prison last year.

Aid trucks reach Syrian town where people are starving to death
# Madaya
# Madaya

Aid trucks reach Syrian town where people are starving to death

Jan 11th 2016, 9:23 PM 9,478 Views 34 Comments

Last week video footage emerged which showed emaciated children who were among those trapped in the town.

Parents arrested after 7-week-old baby dies of starvation
# Maltreatment
# Maltreatment

Parents arrested after 7-week-old baby dies of starvation

Feb 18th 2015, 10:20 PM 40,887 Views 40 Comments

Prosecutors allege Data Toria Hancock was not given adequate food and medical care.

American campaign to help 'starving, cold, barefooted children' of Ireland
# History Lesson
# History Lesson

American campaign to help 'starving, cold, barefooted children' of Ireland

Jan 26th 2014, 6:30 PM 27,814 Views 55 Comments

The advertisement was found in the archives of the Washington Herald from 24 March 1921.

Coveney extends fodder scheme: 'No animals should die of starvation'
# More Fodder
# More Fodder

Coveney extends fodder scheme: 'No animals should die of starvation'

May 1st 2013, 12:23 PM 5,207 Views 55 Comments

The Minister also intervened with the banks and requested they provide more credit to farmers in need.

Six cases of horse cruelty seen by DSPCA this week
# Animal Rights
# Animal Rights

Six cases of horse cruelty seen by DSPCA this week

Apr 11th 2013, 5:48 PM 21,712 Views 60 Comments

All six horses had died or had to be humanely destroyed because of starvation and neglect.

Call for centralised database as starving horses abandoned
# Microchipping
# Microchipping

Call for centralised database as starving horses abandoned

Jan 18th 2013, 8:20 PM 8,706 Views 30 Comments

While some of the animals are microchipped, the information is held across across 10 databases to which the DSPCA have limited access.

A quarter of the world's children do not have enough to eat - report
# Save The Children
# Save The Children

A quarter of the world's children do not have enough to eat - report

Feb 15th 2012, 3:14 PM 1,795 Views 26 Comments

A major survey carried out by the charity Save the Children has highlighted the problem of child malnutrition.

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Sep 12th 2011, 7:53 PM 2,146 Views 3 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest news stories as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

US court rejects vegan couple's appeal over baby's starvation death
# US Courts
# US Courts

US court rejects vegan couple's appeal over baby's starvation death

Sep 12th 2011, 6:40 PM 1,394 Views 21 Comments

Jade Sanders and Lamont Thomas from Atlanta were found guilty of murder and child cruelty after limiting their baby’s diet to soy milk and apple juice.

Ireland to give extra €1m in aid to Horn of Africa
# East Africa
# East Africa

Ireland to give extra €1m in aid to Horn of Africa

Jul 15th 2011, 8:22 AM 611 Views 13 Comments

Countries in East Africa are in the grip of the worst drought in 60 years, with millions facing starvation.

"The people here show me the graves of children": East Africa's drought crisis
# East Africa
# East Africa

"The people here show me the graves of children": East Africa's drought crisis

Jul 14th 2011, 4:20 PM 677 Views 0 Comments

A photo-essay from Oxfam in Ethiopia and a first-hand account from a Concern worker in Somalia paint a stark picture of the worst drought in the Horn of Africa in 60 years.

Aid agencies seek urgent help to counter Africa's worst drought in decades
# Africa
# Africa

Aid agencies seek urgent help to counter Africa's worst drought in decades

Jul 6th 2011, 9:24 AM 606 Views 8 Comments

Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia are close to yet another famine, after their driest period in around 60 years.