Death of 11-year-old in India sparks debate on tying welfare to identity card
"The girl's family told us they had not eaten for six days when Santoshi died"
Red Cross to send test shipment of rice to stricken Yemen
"We are going to test the waters, so to speak, and send a cargo of rice from Pakistan"
Cooking gas shortages force Venezuelans to turn to firewood
"It's not fair that a country with so much oil is going through this"
Not just food: For southern Africa to succeed, think nutrition
Tackling malnutrition is key to economic growth and stability
More South Sudanese go hungry but worst of famine eases -U.N.
However, 45,000 people in Jonglei and Unity states are expected to remain in famine-like conditions and the situation is still critical.
Ethiopia, humanitarian groups say food aid for 7.8 mln to run out
"There is donor fatigue because there are a lot of crises"
Funds shortage forces UN to cut emergency food aid for 400,000 in Nigeria
The decision to cut aid for some believed to be on the brink of famine comes as the onset of the annual rains threaten to exacerbate the humanitarian crisis.
Hunger to hit emergency levels in Ethiopia despite rains
The number of Ethiopians in need of food aid will rise beyond the current 7.7 million, experts say.
Nigeria's hungriest face starvation as aid funds dry up in northeast - UN
Aid agencies say northeast Nigeria is on the brink of famine after two years of missed harvests, with a third missed year likely