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Opinion: Today's UN food summit in New York cannot become just another talking shop
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Opinion: Today's UN food summit in New York cannot become just another talking shop

Thu 7:00 AM 4,185 Views 1 Comment

Caoimhe de Barra of Trócaire says humanity must act as one on ending hunger and malnutrition.

Hunger will rise in 23 global hotspots in next three months, warns UN
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Hunger will rise in 23 global hotspots in next three months, warns UN

Jul 31st 2021, 7:56 AM 14,562 Views 21 Comments

A catastrophic situation has been predicted in Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray region, southern Madagascar, Yemen, South Sudan and northern Nigeria.

Hunger linked to Covid-19 could cause 12,000 deaths a day by the end of the year, Oxfam says
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Hunger linked to Covid-19 could cause 12,000 deaths a day by the end of the year, Oxfam says

Jul 9th 2020, 6:10 AM 8,790 Views 8 Comments

Oxfam said millions are in danger of dying from hunger on a planet that produces more than enough food for everyone.

World is facing 'multiple famines of biblical proportions' in coming months, UN warns
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World is facing 'multiple famines of biblical proportions' in coming months, UN warns

Apr 22nd 2020, 8:54 AM 64,421 Views 51 Comments

The Covid-19 pandemic could nearly double the number of people around the world facing acute hunger to 265 million.

What makes someone go from being hungry to hangry? Scientists may have found out
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What makes someone go from being hungry to hangry? Scientists may have found out

Jun 16th 2018, 4:00 PM 22,776 Views 6 Comments

The combination of hunger and anger may be a complicated emotional response involving an interplay of biology, personality and environmental cues.

Taste of silverware intensifies trophy chase with Munster, says CJ Stander
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Taste of silverware intensifies trophy chase with Munster, says CJ Stander

May 2nd 2018, 6:00 AM 6,602 Views 15 Comments

The Ireland number eight admitted the squad put themselves through a ‘tough’ and ‘honest’ review in an effort to hit their straps against Edinburgh this weekend.

'I'm not Pochettino' – Wenger refuses to give up on Arsenal's title chances
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'I'm not Pochettino' – Wenger refuses to give up on Arsenal's title chances

Dec 4th 2017, 10:36 AM 6,071 Views 13 Comments

The Gunners boss pointed out one difference between him and his Tottenham rival and hopes his side’s recent defeat angers his players.

Schmeichel: There'll be no title-winning hangover for Leicester City
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Schmeichel: There'll be no title-winning hangover for Leicester City

Aug 9th 2016, 8:13 AM 3,659 Views 0 Comments

Leicester City have not lost their hunger to win, according to the goalkeeper.

'We're not happy with our performance' - Jones wants more from England
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'We're not happy with our performance' - Jones wants more from England

Jun 25th 2016, 3:01 PM 4,280 Views 9 Comments

Jones’ men whitewashed the Wallabies but he is still not satisfied.

Racing playmaker seeking revenge in Champions Cup final against Saracens
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Racing playmaker seeking revenge in Champions Cup final against Saracens

Apr 24th 2016, 10:48 PM 7,244 Views 4 Comments

Last season’s quarter-final exit was a tough one to take for the Top 14 side

Should we ban supermarkets from destroying edible food?
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Should we ban supermarkets from destroying edible food?

May 31st 2015, 7:00 AM 17,096 Views 69 Comments

France introduced a similar law recently.

A huge number of Irish adults are worried about not having enough money to buy food
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A huge number of Irish adults are worried about not having enough money to buy food

May 18th 2015, 10:12 AM 13,569 Views 72 Comments

A full third of Irish parents with young children are concerned about feeding their family.

Are your little ones fussy eaters? Here's how to make dinnertime feel less like a raging battle
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Are your little ones fussy eaters? Here's how to make dinnertime feel less like a raging battle

Apr 19th 2015, 8:00 PM 19,894 Views 26 Comments

Child and adolescent psychotherapist Colman Noctor gave us some top tips for parents.

'Captain Phillips' pirate star says there's more to Somalia than war, drought and hunger
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'Captain Phillips' pirate star says there's more to Somalia than war, drought and hunger

Feb 21st 2015, 5:00 PM 15,132 Views 19 Comments

As a pirate he was terrifying, but the actor says the country is in the process of being rebuilt.

Dream of child with dying mother 'to have food and go to school' started Mary's Meals
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Dream of child with dying mother 'to have food and go to school' started Mary's Meals

Dec 11th 2014, 7:15 AM 9,615 Views 4 Comments

The founder of the charity is today receiving a human rights award on behalf of the Oireachtas-based Human Dignity Group.

Archbishop of Canterbury warns over hunger in Britain
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Archbishop of Canterbury warns over hunger in Britain

Dec 8th 2014, 10:00 AM 3,614 Views 9 Comments

A huge number of people in Britain have been forced to use food banks.

Munster defeat still nagging at 'patchy' Leinster
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Munster defeat still nagging at 'patchy' Leinster

Oct 14th 2014, 8:15 AM 3,639 Views 24 Comments

Sean Cronin says the inter-pro defeat is a low from from which Leinster must rise above.

'If famine comes to South Sudan it will come through the barrel of a gun'
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'If famine comes to South Sudan it will come through the barrel of a gun'

Oct 6th 2014, 10:35 AM 4,194 Views 7 Comments

Irish aid agencies are warning that the conflict could cause a famine by early next year.

Opinion: A world without hunger is everyone’s business – let's put things right
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Opinion: A world without hunger is everyone’s business – let's put things right

Sep 25th 2014, 6:00 PM 237 Views 12 Comments

The picture is clear: without adequate food and proper nutrition, a child will not live, learn and grow up to lead a healthy and productive life.

Teachers see a worrying rise in Irish children coming to school hungry
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Teachers see a worrying rise in Irish children coming to school hungry

Aug 25th 2014, 9:40 AM 14,319 Views 128 Comments

Missing breakfast is causing kids to lose six weeks of learning each year.

The 9 at 9: Monday
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The 9 at 9: Monday

Aug 25th 2014, 8:21 AM 9,297 Views 4 Comments

It’s fairly dull and gloomy out but here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

The 9 harrowing stages of coping with last night's Just-Eat outage
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The 9 harrowing stages of coping with last night's Just-Eat outage

Jul 27th 2014, 10:03 AM 5,031 Views 0 Comments

Chaos. Utter chaos.

Opinion: An opportunity to rid the world of poverty is on the horizon
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Opinion: An opportunity to rid the world of poverty is on the horizon

Jul 7th 2014, 1:00 PM 28 Views 36 Comments

A concerted push for global development, the Millennium Development Goals, will wrap up next year. The UN is meeting today to discuss what comes next – inequality and climate change must be on the agenda this time.

Luke Fitzgerald: ‘I felt very unfulfilled with how my career had gone’
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Luke Fitzgerald: ‘I felt very unfulfilled with how my career had gone’

Jan 28th 2014, 8:00 AM 17,699 Views 22 Comments

The Leinster wing has worked hard to stop overrunning passes, but he still wants to play outside centre.

11 things that will certainly happen at Christmas Mass
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11 things that will certainly happen at Christmas Mass

Dec 24th 2013, 8:15 PM 32,894 Views 76 Comments

Because Christmas Mass is vastly different to ordinary Mass.

This map shows food poverty 'is a reality in every county in Ireland'
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This map shows food poverty 'is a reality in every county in Ireland'

Dec 15th 2013, 12:47 PM 35,274 Views 188 Comments

Two unions are calling on the government to provide aid to organisations offering food assistance to those struggling this Christmas.

Eight killed as mob storms Philippine rice store
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Eight killed as mob storms Philippine rice store

Nov 13th 2013, 6:25 AM 7,913 Views 13 Comments

A large crowd of hungry survivors carried away more than 100,000 bags of rice.

Here are the 10 hungriest countries in the world
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Here are the 10 hungriest countries in the world

Oct 16th 2013, 7:26 PM 11,191 Views 35 Comments

Today is World Hunger Day, and this year’s theme centres on food security and nutrition.

Global Hunger Index falls 34 per cent since 1990
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Global Hunger Index falls 34 per cent since 1990

Oct 14th 2013, 2:01 PM 4,962 Views 34 Comments

Nineteen countries have been identified as suffering from alarming levels of hunger.

Sean Kelly: Readers are not interested in half an autobiography about doping
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Sean Kelly: Readers are not interested in half an autobiography about doping

Aug 20th 2013, 8:12 PM 20,788 Views 29 Comments

The former number one cyclist in the world spoke to Second Captains about details in his book ‘Hunger’.

Column: Today's countries in need are tomorrow's trading partners
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Column: Today's countries in need are tomorrow's trading partners

Jul 15th 2013, 1:00 PM 16 Views 17 Comments

Ending global poverty means changing the way we view overseas aid and development – which is why the public have been invited to share ideas about Ireland’s contribution to the world stage, writes Joe Costello TD.

Taoiseach doubles Ireland's spend on nutrition for the next eight years
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Taoiseach doubles Ireland's spend on nutrition for the next eight years

Jun 8th 2013, 3:06 PM 7,911 Views 86 Comments

Ireland already gives around €32 million a year for nutrition programmes, so this is set to increase to around €64 million.

More than 200 groups tell G8: Here's how to fight world hunger
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More than 200 groups tell G8: Here's how to fight world hunger

Jun 6th 2013, 6:45 AM 4,058 Views 7 Comments

It is the largest coalition of NGOs and charities since Make Poverty History in 2005.

Column: Here's why I decided to make a graphic novel about Jim Larkin
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Column: Here's why I decided to make a graphic novel about Jim Larkin

May 18th 2013, 7:00 PM 156 Views 20 Comments

Jim Larkin is an iconic figure in Irish history, yet when I was in school the Lockout only received a minor mention on the history syllabus – we wanted to make him more accessible, says Rory McConville.

Column: Hunger and the horsemeat scandal, both the consequences of inequality
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Column: Hunger and the horsemeat scandal, both the consequences of inequality

May 1st 2013, 7:00 AM 39 Views 21 Comments

We produce enough food for 10 times our population, but the horsemeat scandal shows just how inequality has forced people to low-price, low-quality food, writes Richard Manton.

Ireland to give €21 million to World Food Programme
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Ireland to give €21 million to World Food Programme

Apr 15th 2013, 6:36 PM 8,022 Views 135 Comments

The deal was signed during the opening day of a major international conference focussing on climate change, hunger and poor nutrition.

Tackling climate change and hunger on agenda at major conference
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Tackling climate change and hunger on agenda at major conference

Apr 15th 2013, 8:38 AM 3,458 Views 64 Comments

Former US Vice-President Al Gore is amongst those who will attend the event, which is being held by the Government and the Mary Robinson Foundation.

Rouen, Robin Hood and Real Madrid: The week in numbers
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Rouen, Robin Hood and Real Madrid: The week in numbers

Jan 26th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,436 Views 4 Comments

Also, how many of Kerry’s councillors actually favour relaxed drink-driving rules? And just how rich is Apple?

In full: Micheál Martin’s letter to outgoing US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
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In full: Micheál Martin’s letter to outgoing US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Jan 21st 2013, 1:45 PM 10,142 Views 140 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader has written to the departing Clinton expressing his desire for her to return to public office as she is tipped for a presidential run in 2016.

Column: Zero hunger - the only acceptable target
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Column: Zero hunger - the only acceptable target

Oct 16th 2012, 1:00 PM 109 Views 9 Comments

On World Food Day, a United Nations and EC official for agriculture declare that progress has been made in tackling hunger – but that one in eight people is still undernourished.

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