Agricultural price policy’s failures (Himanshu, Live Mint, 17 March 2015)

Budget fails to factor in the challenges to revive rural economy (Himanshu, Live Mint, 1 March 2015)

Food For Thought, Mr Modi (Ria Singh Sawhney and Jessica Pudussery, Outlook, 7 March 2015)

कॉरपोरेट युग में नेहरूवादी बजट (ज्यां द्रेज़, BBC हिंदी, 7 मार्च 2015)

Nehruvian budget in the corporate age (Jean Dreze, The Hindu, 5 March) Food insecurity and statistical fog (Jean Dreze, The Hindu, 25 February 2015)

A flawed approach to food security (Deepankar Basu and Debarshi Das, The Hindu, 17 February 2015)

Is this committee overestimating leakages in ration to curb the food security act? (Shambhu Ghatak, Indiatogether, 13 February 2015)

Time for a rural stimulus (Himanshu, Live Mint, 3 February 2015)

खाद्य सुरक्षा पर दोरंगी चाल (ज्यां द्रेज़, BBC Hindi, 2 फ़रवरी 2015)Modi government's doublespeak on food security is a recipe for chaos and corruption (Jean Dreze, Scroll, 31 January 2015)

Food insecurity acts (Brinda Karat, The Hindu, 31 January 2015)

Volte-face on Food Security (EPW, 31 January 2015)

Economists dispute govt. claims on PDS leakage (S. Rukmini, The Hindu, 4 February 2015)

Bihar, Odisha witness sharp fall in PDS leakages (Indian Express, 4 February 2015)

Study projects Bihar as new PDS poster boy (Indian Express, 4 February 2015)


Food Subsidy (Bhupat M Desai, Errol D'Souza and N V Namboodiri, EPW, 27 December 2015)

Relief at the WTO (Economic and Political Weekly, 22 November 2014)

'माई-बाप सरकार' की वापसी (रीतिका खेड़ा, 15 October 2014)

With Modi, the 'mai-baap sarkar' has returned with a vengeance (Reetika Khera, 25 October 2014)

The Other India (Jean Drèze and Reetika Khera, Outlook, 15 March 2014)

The poor without the benefits (Parkash Chander, The Hindu, 15 March 2014)

Food security with free rotis (Ajit Ranade, Mumbai Mirror, 15 March 2014)

Fields of gold in sight, FCI ups wheat target (Madhvi Sally, The Economic Times, 14 March 2014)

Food Corporation of India’s stocks are keeping Wheat prices stable in major spot (Moneycontrol, 14 March 2014)

Food prices likely to go up in South Asia (The Himalayan, 14 March 2014)

Food Security Act a big step in addressing malnutrition (The Hindu, 13 March 2014)

Fiscal prudence thrown to the winds (A Rangachary, Business Line, 11 March 2014)

‘FCI Needs Major Surgery’ (Business World, 5 March 2014)

A faulty food security plan (The Financial Express, 5 March 2014)

67 Years on, India Still Struggle to Utilize Food Grains Effectively: Study (Siliconindia News, 4 March 2014)

Report submitted by the Special Rapporteur on the right to food (Olivier De Schutter, March 2014)

Pricing that neglects demand side will see trouble: Ashok Gulati (Sanjeeb Mukherjee, Business Standard, 25 February 2014)

Food security Act also covers foreign nationals, refugees, says Law Ministry (Amitav Ranjan, The Indian Express, 24 February 2014)

Food subsidy can fill poverty gap, twice (Puja Mehra, The Hindu, 23 February 2014)

No FCI godown used for storing liquor: Thomas (Moneycontrol, 21 February 2014)

National Food Security Act a landmark legislation, says IMF (Zee news, 20 Feb 2014)Food subsidy can fill poverty gap, twice (Puja Mehra, The Hindu, 23 Feb 2013)

Subsidy bill sees food doles and fuel holes (Nikhil Deshmukh, The Times of India, 18 Feb 2014)

Allocation for food law increased (Business Standard, 18 Feb 2014)

Food subsidy increased to Rs 1,15,000 crore (Press Information Bureau, 18 Feb 2014)

Food subsidy zooms past Rs 1 Lakh crore (Dipak Kumar Dash, The Times of India, 17 Feb 2014)

Asian countries haven't achieved food security despite economic growth: M S Swaminathan (Karthikeyan Hemalatha, The Times of India, 17 Feb 2014)

NCP projects Sharad Pawar as man behind food security (Ravikiran Deshmukh, Mid Day, 15 Feb 2014)

Food Security not an issue if resources are managed well (The Financial Express, 8 Feb 2014)

Centre has allocated grain to 10 states for food security plan (The Economic Times, 7 Feb 2014)'Cash no substitute for food security' (Prof MS Swaminathan, The Times of India, 7 Feb 2014)Two terms of UPA: Looking back, looking ahead (Reetika Khera,, 30 Jan 2014)

Food security Act a revolution for northern states:Ramesh (Deccan Herald, 26 Jan 2014)

Food law rolled out partially in 7 states so far (Business Standard, 21 Jan 2014)

Foodgrain production expected to break all records: Pranab Mukherjee (LiveMint, Jan 19, 2014)

Sustainability and Food Security (The Hindu: Business Line, Jan 19, 2014)

Seven States/UTs get allocations under National Food Security Act (Net India, Jan 18, 2014)

FoodMin asks States to Open more Grain Procurement Centres (Business Standard, Jan 18, 2014)

Seven states, union territories get National Food Security Act allocations Uttarakhand and Chandigarh expected to join the group soon (Business Standard, 18 Jan 2014)

Move to hike buffer stock of foodgrains ahead of polls (Asian Age, Jan 16, 2014)

India’s Plan to Feed 800 Million People Is Either Amazing or Insane (Krista Mahr, Time, 13 Jan 2014)

Odisha, Bihar spell out exclusion criteria under Food Security Act (Business Line, 1 January 2014)


How life is improving in India's poorest regions (Jean Drèze, BBC, 23 December 2013)

क्या है इस मुस्कान की कीमत? (Photo Essay, BBC Hindi, 19 December 2013)

Food Security: Centre allocates foodgrains to four states so far (Economics Times, 17 December 2013)

Foodgrain requirement after implementation of National Food Security Act, 61.23 mn tonnes (Economic Times, 16 December 2013)‘Farmers’ support vital in achieving food security’ (K.A.Shaji, The Hindu, 16 December 2013)

India Worse Than Rwanda on Global Hunger Index (New Indian Express, 31 December, 2013)

Food Security Act won’t help nutrition (Financial Express, 26 December 2013)

Thomas Says Merry X'mas with Food Bill Cakes (Cithara Paul, The New Indian Express, 22 December 2013)

Food Security in India (N.C. Saxena, Journal of the National Human Rights Commission, December 2013)

देश की गरीबी बनाम सरकार का नैतिक दिवालियापन (सचिन कुमार जैन, Asian Human Rights Commission, 1 August 2013)

खाद्य सुरक्षा अध्यादेश उर्फ़ रोटी का गेम चेंजर क़ानून – क्या ये देश के साथ केंद्र बनाम राज्य खेल खेल रहे हैं? (सचिन कुमार जैन, Asian Human Rights Commission, 28 July 2013)

१६५ ग्राम अनाज का खाद्य सुरक्षा क़ानून (सचिन कुमार जैन, Asian Human Rights Commisssion, 20 March 2013)

भारत का 'चुप्पा विकास' जो किसी को नहीं दिखा (Jean Drèze, BBC Hindi, 18 December 2013)

‘Farmers’ support vital in achieving food security’ (K.A.Shaji, The Hindu, 16 December 2013)

Woman is family head now (Deccan Chronicle, 15 December 2013)Food security law: Centre to share more costs with states (Business Standard, 12 December 2013)

Food Law Fails to Win Over Hearts or Stomachs of Indian Voters in Local Polls (Saptarishi Dutta, Wall Street Journal, 11 December, 2013)

Food Security Act to Protect Current Foodgrains Allocation of the States (Press Information Bureau, 10 December 2013)

Food security law: Centre to share more costs with states (Sanjeeb Mukherjee, Business Standard, 12 December 2013)

Legislation alone cannot suffice to deal with the problem of hunger (Biraj Patnaik, Hindustan Times, 29 November 2013)

Food security in India is not doomed after all (Mihika Chatterjee Al Jazeera 11 November 2013)

Safety in food security (V.R. Krishna Iyer, The Hindu 6 November 2013)

The mess caused by fixing wheat prices (Tejinder Narang, The Hindu 3 November 2013)

Many strides in Food Security (M.S. Swaminathan, The Hindu 1 November 2013)

Centre to build godowns under MNREGA to roll out food law (Economic Times 17 October 2013)

Financial and Distributional Implications of the Food Security Law (Prachi Mishra, Economic and Political Weekly, 28 September 2013)

Cost of Implementing the National Food Security Act (Dipa Sinha, Economic and Political Weekly, 28 September 2013)

Food Disaster Waiting to Happen (K D Singh, The Pioneer, 23 September 2013)

Direct cash transfers may work better than Food Bill (Bibek Debroy, Economic Times, 23 September 2013)

"Food security scheme: Not a simple and hassle-free process" (Sowmiya Ashok, The Hindu, 22 September 2013)

Food secure in the Capital (Sutapa Deb, NDTV, 21 September 2013)

India's food security act: Myths and reality (Vandana Shiva, Aljazeera, 21 September 2013)

Food for security (T K Rajalakshmi, Frontline, 20 September 2013)

Asserting the right to food (The Hindu, 16 September 2013)

What the food bill does not consider (M S Swaminathan, The Asian Age, 12 September 2013)

National Food Security Bill: Too little too late? (Dipa Sinha, Gulail)

It's the bare minimum (Harsh Mander, Hindustan Times, 27 August 2013)

Food security Bill: Why blame the poor and the hungry? (Harsh Mander, Mint, 26 August 2013)

Half-baked scheme (T K Rajalakshmi, Frontline, 9 August 2013)

The national food security ordinance: five misconceptions (Reetika Khera, Mint, 8 August 2013)

The devil is in the detail (Reetika Khera, The Hindu, 6 August 2013)

The shaky geopolitics of India's food security (Arun Mohan Sukumar, The Hindu, 2 August 2013)

From the granary to the plate (Jean Dreze, The Hindu, 1 August 2013)

This bill won't eat your money (Sabina Alkire, The Hindu, 29 July 2013)

साधारण खाद्य सुरक्षा विधेयक (ज्यां द्रेज़, बिज़नस स्टैण्डर्ड, 10 जुलाई 2013)

When friends and foes are all the same (M K Venu, The Hindu, 10 July 2013)

The Food Security Debate (Jean Dreze, The New York Times, 9 July 2013)

Food Security must be sustainable (Manjit S Kang, Hindustan Times, 9 July 2013)

Exclusion as policy (T K Rajalakshmi, Frontline, 12 July 2013)

An Abstract Hunger (Anuradha Raman, Outlook, 27 May 2013)

Food Security Bill: Freedom from hunger? (We the People, NDTV, 19 May 2013)

India's food conundrum (C P Chandrasekhar, The Hindu, 11 May 2013)

Between mass hunger and bursting granaries (Agrima Bhasin, The Hindu, 8 May 2013)

कितना कम जानते है हमारे सांसद (अंकिता अग्रवाल, अमर उजाला, 8 मई 2013)

Food Security Bill - MPs clueless (Ankita Aggarwal, Kafila, 5 May 2013)

The House of Hunger and Mr Bumble’s Bungled Bill (Ajit Sahi, Tehelka, 5 May 2013)

Deaths of unnamed children: Malnutrition and Destitution among Adivasis in Kerala (Clifton D' Rozario, May 2013)

Crumbs on the plate (Harsh Mander, Hindustan Times, 1 May 2013)

No bread, lots of beer (Jean Dreze, Hindustan Times, 30 April 2013)

Food Security Bill is affordable (Reetika Khera, The Hindu Business Line, 14 April 2013)

Why The Food Bill Is Sound Economics (Jean Dreze, Tehelka, 13 April 2013)

Is The Food Bill Enough To Feed India’s Hungry? (Bhavdeep Kang, Tehelka, 13 April 2013)

Two Steps Forward, One Step Backward (Economic and Political Weekly, 6 April 2013)

Food as a right (The Hindu, 3 April 2013)

Food security bill: Corruption by another name (Gurcharan Das, The Times of India, 31 March 2013)

Food for granted (Sebastian PT, N Madhavan and E Kumar Sharma, Business Today, 3 March 2013)

An unfinished battle (Harsh Mander, Hindustan Times, 3 February 2013)

Securing Food for All: Is it Really Difficult to Afford? (Praveen Jha and Nilachala Acharya, Economic and Political Weekly, 26 January 2013)

Food Security Bill deserves to be shelved (Rajiv Kumar, Mail Today, 25 January 2013)

The cost of food security (C P Chandrashekhar, The Hindu, 20 January 2013)

A bill on the table (Annie Zaidi, DNA, 20 January 2013)

Can the govt's ambitious food bill remove hunger? (NDTV, 12 January 2013)

Malnutririon: The outcome of government deficit, A case study from Sahariya villages in Madhya Pradesh (Sachin Kumar Jain)


Food Security Act: Should Centre emulate Chhattisgarh? - YES (Reetika Khera, Business Line, 28 December 2012)

Food Security Act: Should Centre emulate Chhattisgarh? - NO (M R Subramani, Business Line, 28 December 2012)

Food Bill forgotten (J. George, Business Line, 21 November 2012)

Inside story (Information received by use of RTI by RTFC, Odisha, 7 October 2012)

The Big Letdown of the Food Security Bill (Ashwin Parulkar, The Wall Street Journal, India Real Time, 18 October 2012)

Food security, Plan Z (Jean Dreze, Hindustan Times, 22 August 2012)

Fact-finding Report by Right to Food Campaign, Odisha (12 August 2012)

A Note on the Some Entitlements of Women and Young Children in the Draft Food Security Bill from Gender Perspective (Mina Swaminathan)

Ending Hunger, A symposium on the proposed national food security bill (June 2012, Seminar - The monthly symposium)

Need for a Different Food Security Law (Suman Sahai)

Food from the Courts (Harsh Mander)

Poverty, Targeting and Food Security (Jean Drèze)

One Step Forward, One Step Back? (Reetika Khera)

Grow Food in Abundance (Bhavdeep Kang)

Why not Food Security? (Alok Sinha)

Need for New Thinking (Alok Shukla)

Food Subsidy Bill: The Larger Picture (Rajiv Kumar)

Beyond Numbers (Amitabh Mukhopadhya)

Designing Appropriate Systems (Yoginder K. Alagh)

In the name of food security (Sukhdeep Kaur,Indian Express, 11 May 2012)

An Act to feed 120 crore people (D.S. Rawat, Tehelka, 27 March 2012)

The Food's Off The Table (Harsh Mander, Outlook India Magazine, 26 March 2012

The price of food security (Amitabh Mukhopadhyaya, India Today, 24 March 2012)

A bound-to-fail positive effort (Anand Panini, Tehelka, 20 March 2012)

Food Security Bill Looking Wobbly (Geeta Anand, Wall Street Journal, 16 March 2012)

A simple proposal on food security (Open letter to PM Manmohan Singh, The Hindu, 12 March 2012)

Are Men Useless? (Government Says Yes) (Malavika Vyawahare, The New York Times, 9 March 2012)

It simply can't fail (Abhijit V Banerjee, Pranab Bardhan, Ashok Kotwal, Milind Murugkar and Bharat Ramaswami, Hindustan Times, 28 Feb 2012)

Food security doesn't mean only security of foodgrains (C Shivkumar, Financial Chronicle, 12 Feb 2012)

Separate the grain and the chaff (Milind Murugkar, The Indian Express, 11 Feb 2012)

Food for all, but not through dole (Uttam Gupta, Business Line, 10 February 2012)

To Feed a Billion Mouths (Himanshu, Forbes - India, 30 Jan 2012)

Will India's poor remain hungry? (Stan Cox, Aljazeera, 26 January 2012)

Will the Food Security Bill Fight Hunger? (Malavika Vyawahare, New York Times, 2 January 2012)

Food Security Bill: Making sense of the numbers (Sachin Kumar Jain, Infochange News & Features, January 2012)


Food Security Bill: Simpler the Better (Editorials, Economic and Political Weekly, 24 December 2011)

Decentralised Procurement and Universalised PDS (Kaustav Banerjee, Economic and Political Weekly, 24 December 2011)

Hunger must go (Jean Dreze, Hindustan Times, 22 December 2011)

Improve PDS, fight hunger (Shafeeq Rahman, Tehelka, 22 December 2011)

Can we afford Rs 6 lakh cr Food Subsidy Bill in 3 years? (Ashok Gulati and Jyoti Gujral, The Economic Times, 17 December 2011)

A collective liability (Harsh Mander, Hindustan Times, 28 November 2011)

Note on starvation death of Lakhman Jagat of Nuapada, Orissa on 25 Oct 2011

Food Security Bill: Is it well thought out? (Suman Sahai, Deccan Chronicle, 24 October 2011)

Food for all? (Sebastian PT, Outlook Business, 12 Nov 2011)

Food Bill must have strong safeguards for cash transfer: Jean Dreze (The Hindu, 2 October 2011)

To the hungry, god is bread (M. S. Swaminathan, The Hindu, 1 October 2011)

The middle path on the food security bill? (Harsh Mander, Infochange Agriculture, 8 September 2011)

Starving India may get the Bill but not the food (Apoorva Dutt, DNA, 4 September 2011)

Right to Food, a critique of the draft food security bill, and a brief outline of what any such bill must, at the very least, incorporate (Commentary, Economic and Political Weekly, 13 August 2011)

Valley of Food Insecurity and Chronic Hunger - Field Status of Government programs under Sardar Sarovar Dam Project affected villages in Alirajpur district of Madhya Pradesh, India [Office of the Advisor to the Supreme Court Commissioners (Writ petition 196/2001- PUCL vs UoI and Others), Madhya Pradesh, India, July 2011]

Lip Service to Food Security (Editorial, Economic and Political Weekly, 30 July 2011)

Ending Indifference: A Law to Exile Hunger? (Harsh Mander, Economic and Political Weekly, June 18 2011, Volume 46 Issue 25)

Impact of Biometric Identification-Based Transfers (Arka Roy Chaudhuri, E Somanathan, Economic and Political Weekly, 21 May 2011, Volume 46 Issue 21)

Mending the Food Security Act (Jean Drèze, The Hindu, 24 May 2011)

Why not a Universal Food Security Legislation (Himanshu and Abhijit Sen, Economic and Political Weekly, Volume 46, Issue 12)

Make food security a right (Simi Chacko and Ria Singh Sawhney, The Hindu Magazine, 5 March 2011)

Going against the grain (Reetika Khera, Hindustan Times, 26 January 2011)

Where Are the Cereals? (Editorials, Economic and Political Weekly, Volume 46 Issue 4)

A platter of blather (Pratap Bhanu Mehta, Indian Express, 21 January 2011)

Don't water down food security (Bharat Ramaswami, Indian Express, 19 January 2011)

A flawed approach to food security (Himanshu, Live Mint, 19 January 2011)

Report on black marketing in Chhatarpur, Palamu District, Jharkhand (Hindi)

A Notional Advisory Council? (Jean Drèze, The Hindu, 10 January 2011)


Is the food security programme workable? (Biraj Patnaik, Business Standard, 3 November 2010)

POSCO Deewane (Neelabh Mishra, Outlook, 8 November 2010)

The Middle Class has lost track of how poor this country is (Jean Drèze, Tehelka, 6 November 2010)

A Single Solution (The Hindu, 25 October 2010)

Poor get less food from Sonia's NAC (The Times of India, 24 OCtober 2010)

NAC urges cheap grain for 75% Population (Business Standard, 24 October 2010)

Divided NAC finalises Food Security Draft (Chetan Chauhan, Hindustan Times, 24 October 2010)

No Uniform Food Security, NAC readies Bill framework (Ravish Tiwari, Indian Express, 24 October 2010)

NAC moots food net for 75% of population (Sreejiraj Eluvangal & Anil Sharma, Daily News and Analysis, 24 October 2010)

Implement Food Security Scheme in two phases: NAC (Smita Gupta, Hindu, 24 October 2010)

NAC-govt divide surfaces at think tank's meet (Nitin Sethi, The Times of India, 24 October 2010)

NAC consensus on Food Security (Smita Gupta, Hindu, 24 October 2010)

Inconsistencies in Food Safety Law (Samay, 23 October 2010)

Food Security for 'almost' all (Vibha Sharma, The Tribune, 23 October 2010)

NAC's compromise proposes wider food security coverage (Smita Gupta, Hindu, 23 October 2010)

NAC wants subsidised food for 75 percent of Indians (Rupashree Nanda, IBN, 23 October 2010)

Food Bill re-draft:Subsidies for 75 percent (NDTV, 23 October 2010)

Jean Drèze's Dissent Note (Hindu, 22 October 2010)

Losing their nerve? (Jean Drèze, Hindustan Times, 14 October 2010)

Ministry rejects NAC's Food Security Proposal (Hindustan Times, 4 October 2010)

Radical changes proposed to Food Security Bill

NAC wants subsidised food for 75% Indians (M. Rajashekhar & Urmi A Goswami, Economic Times, 24 October 2010)

How right you are, Dr. Singh (P. Sainath, Hindu, 14 September 2010)

The early Kalidasa syndrome (Utsa Patnaik, Hindu, 13 September 2010)

More food grains for poor at BPL rates (Gargi Parsai, Hindu, 2 September 2010)

Food Security - by definition (P. Sainath, Hindu, 26 August 2010)

Oliver Twist seeks food security (P. Sainath, Hindu, 11 August 2010)

Hungry for more (Ritu Priya, Hindustan Times, 8 August 2010)

Plan Panel to give food security cost proposals to EGoM (Chetan Chauhan, Hindustan Times, 22 April 2010)

Work out a Bankable Plan (Devinder Sharma, Hindustan Times, 22 April 2010)

PM seeks details of objections to food security Bill (Chetan Chauhan, Hindustan Times, 19 April 2010)

3-page note changed Govt tack on food bill (Samar Halarnkar, Hindustan Times, 7 April 2010)

Will food bill help these children? (Kenneth John and Samar Halarnkar, Hindustan Times, 4 April 2010)

Hard to Stomach (Biraj Patnaik, Hindustan Times, 4 April 2010)

Govt to send food security bill back to rewrite desk (Zia Haq, Hindustan Times, 3 April 2010)

Draft food bill belies lofty UPA promise (Anil Padmanabhan & Liz Mathew, Hindustan Times, 2 April 2010)

Of Food Inflation, Farmer Interest and Policy Failure (Himanshu, Mint, 1 April 2010)

India's Mountains of Shame (Zia Haq, Hindustan Times, 30 March 2010)

India's Safety nets collapse in Balangir (Priya Ranjan Sahu, Hindustan Times, 29 March 2010)

The menu is still a la carte (Hindustan Times, 23 March 2010)

Bill may offer far less than what poor need (Samar Halarnkar and Gaurav Choudhury, Hindustan Times, 23 March 2010)

Pathway to Food Security for all (M. S. Swaminathan, The Hindu, 29 March 2010)


The Wretched of the Earth (Rukmini Shrinivasan, The Times of India, 19 December 2009)

The Poverty estimates debate (Biraj Patnaik,, 13 December 2009)

Rallying against Hunger (Chandni Mehta, The Hindu, 6 December 2009)

Food Insecurity in Incredible India (Kathyayini Chamaraj, Infochange India News & Features, September 2009)

Fishing for the Food Safety Net (Biraj Patnaik, The Financial Express, 30 August 2009)

Legislating against Hunger (Zoya Hasan, The Hindu, 27 August 2009)

Drought of Policymaking vision (Biraj Patnaik,, 19 August 2009)

Whose Right is it anyway? (Ashwini Kulkarni, Indian Express, 15 August 2009)

Food for All (Jayati Ghosh, Frontline, Volume 26, Issue 17 August 15-28 2009)

Holding the State accountable for Hunger (Surabh Chopra, Economic and Political Weekly, 15 August 2009 )

The Food Economy: How will the government reach food to the target families? (Bhaskar Dutta, The Telegraph, 30 July 2009)

Right to Food Act: Essential but Inadequate (Rahul Lahoti and Sanjay G. Reddy, The Hindu, 28 July 2009)

Cheaper grain's only one part of a Food Security Act (Himanshu, Live Mint, 24 July 2009)

India: Make Hunger History (Devinder Sharma,, 22 July 2009)

A Grain of Good Sense (Jean Drèze, The Outlook, 20 July 2009)

Right to Food Act: Beyond Cheap Promises (Reetika Khera, Economic and Political Weekly, 18 July 2009)

Exiling Hunger from Every Home (Harsh Mander, The Hindu, 5 July 2009)

How to tackle India's Hunger (Biraj Patnaik, Live Mint, 2 July 2009)

For Inclusive Approach to Food Security (Brinda Karat, The Hindu, 30 June 2009)

Food Security Act (Researchers of IFMR, India Development Blog, 30 Jun 2009)

Synergy between Food Security Act and NREGA (M. S. Swaminathan, The Hindu, 01 Jun 2009)

Report of the Balangir Starvation Death Case


Sahyog (2006) Report of a public hearing on the Right to Food (Allahabad, 9 December 2006)


ICHR, Shashwat Surakshit Upjivika Adhikar Abhiyan, Anna Hakk Abhiyan (Maharashtra) and Sathi CEHAT (2005) Right to Food: Report on a Workshop in Maharashtra (18-20 September, 2005)

Uma Chaturvedi (2005) The Precarious Situation of Adivasis in Majhera Village (Shivpuri District) [Hindi]

Mihir Shah (2005) Letter to Collector, Shivpuri

PUCL (2005) Report of hunger deaths in Baran (excerpts)

Pushpendra Kumar Singh (2005) Status of implementation of food and work related schemes in Bihar

Right to Food Campaign Madhya Pradesh Support Group (2005) Sheopur Disaster: An Alert Note on Death of Children in Patalgarh

Sachin Jain (2005) Malnutrition Disaster in MP

Sukhadeo Thorat and Joel Lee (2005) Caste Discrimination and Food Security Programmes (EPW, 24 September 2005)


Anuradha Talwar (2004) Starvation among teagarden workers in Assam

Mihir Shah (2004) Report on Death of 3 Tribal Children at Saidabad village, Khandwa district, Madhya Pradesh

Priya Pillai and Sachin Jain (2004) Malnutrition deaths in Madhya Pradesh

Pushpendra Kumar Singh and Tanushree Sood, with Ashish Kumar (2004) Report of Mid-Day Meal survey in East Champaran and Supaul districts, Bihar

Sachin Jain (2004) Madhya Pradesh experience of BPL Census

Azra Khan (2004) Corruption in food for work scheme in Mau, UP

Sanjay Vijayvergiya (2004) Discrimination of Forest Village

Kusum and Kanchuki (2004) Exclusion of tribals from welfare schemes: Case of Kol Community

Azra Khan (2004) Violation of Right to food among migrant workers in UP

FIAN-UP (2004) Violation of Right to food in Bairach, UP

U K Sinha (2004) Food Security of small UP farmers

V B Rawat (2004) Living on the edge

V B Rawat (2004) Musahars: Tale of untold miseries


Anuradha Talwar (2003) Status report on implementation of Supreme Court's directions in West Bengal

Jean Drèze and Aparajita Goyal (2003) The Future of Mid-day meals

Bikash Das (2003) Joint Committee report on corruption in SGRY in Sundargarh District, Orissa

Pushpendra Kumar Singh, Pramod Kumar Singh, and Lajwanti Jha (2003) Preliminary Report on Starvation Deaths in Madhepura, Bihar

Roma, Ajay Pathak and Vibha Vohra (2003) The Death of 18 Children due to hunger and disease in Sonbadhra, UP

Sachin Jain (2003) Dalit Women's struggle for minimum wages, Dhar District M.P.

Seema and Prakash (2003) Dalit women win

Shonali Sen (2003) Status of Implementation of Supreme Court Orders in Dahi Block (Dhar District, MP)

Shonali Sen (2003) Food and employment schemes in Barabanki UP

Shonali Sen and Vivek S. (2003) Sheopur Report: Functioning of food and food-related schemes in Sheopur District, MP

Subashini Ali (2003) AIDWA struggle for Food Security in U.P

Subashini Ali (2003) Non-distribution of Antyodaya cards in UP, a case study by AIDWA

Action Aid (2003) Survey of ICDS in Koriya District, Chhattisgarh

Akal Sangharsh Samiti (2003) Towards a People's Asembly: Report on dharna by Akal Sangarsh Samiti

V B Rawat (2003) Where has the rice gone from FFW programme: Report from Mau district, U.P.


Eric Kerbart and Sowmya Sivakumar (2002) Migrant workers in the informal construction sector: survey in the chowktis of Jaipur

PUCL (2002) Report on Starvation in Baran