poverty-stricken


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penniless

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Synonyms for poverty-stricken

poor enough to need help from others

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Once a poverty-stricken child, Lincoln cultivated a masterful talent for appealing to both reason and emotion.
With NAPC's ultimate goal, the program is determined to engage the participation of 14 sectors such as urban poor, farmers, fisher folks, labor, persons with disabilities, victims of disasters, and street children in the country's poverty-stricken provinces, Felongco bared.
Although the National Weather Service was able to issue a tornado emergency warning 12 minutes in advance of the storm, many experts pointed to the lack of adequate available shelter in poverty-stricken Lee County as a key factor contributing to the death toll.
According to reporter, Sardar Pervez Mehmood in a statement issued in Oslo said that peaceful settlement of the Kashmir dispute would bring progress and prosperity in South Asia besides end to economic downturns of the poverty-stricken masses in Pakistan and India.
It has a month to look into the matter and give recommendations on how to solve the problem.Mr Kingi termed the problem a disaster which needs urgent solutions to prevent the creation of a poverty-stricken generation.
The Akhuwat Foundation is an organization that aims to alleviate poverty by providing interest-free loans to the poverty-stricken so they can start a business and become self-reliable.
A 62-year-old man was shot dead by four robbers who broke into his home in a poverty-stricken community in Tondo, Manila, and fled with two cell phones.
Poverty-stricken people will get relief in the budget, PM told Sharif.
The loans will be used to fund infrastructure construction, relocate poor residents, develop local industries, and improve education and health care in poverty-stricken areas, according to the bank.
QUETTA -- A day after Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) emerged as majority party in the Senate, Balochistan Chief Minister Abdul Quddus Bizenjo has expressed desire to see a candidate from the poverty-stricken province as leader of the Upper House.
According to the statistics from the UN's report on women and the statistical comparisons drawn between the countries included in the report, women in the province of Sindh are far more undernourished than their counterparts in the poverty-stricken but oil-rich Nigeria.
9 (ANI): A poverty-stricken tribal village in Bastar has adopted the eco-friendly practice of community farming to ensure a sustainable living for themselves.
In addition, Grant encouraged Markle to help their poverty-stricken dad.
The project will prioritise schools in slums, arid areas and poverty-stricken regions.