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Rethinking roots of human culture  Nov 27, 9:10 am
Washington D.C, Nov 27 (ANI): A new study has found that teaching is not essential for people to learn to make effective tools.
Kannada Studies Chair instituted in JNU  Nov 26, 8:30 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): Kannada Studies Chair established at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) with the financial assistance of the Karnataka Government was inaugurated by Professor S. Shetter of National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru, in presence of Professor K. Kasturirangan, chancellor JNU, and Ms. Umashri, Minister of Kananda and Culture, Government of Karnataka at University Convention Centre here today.
Congress accuses Sanjeev Balyan of misusing his position  Nov 25, 12:12 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): The Congress Party on Wednesday accused Minister of State for Agriculture Sanjeev Kumar Balyan of misusing his position and said the latest revelation contradicts the stand of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Letv Sports and Bird's Nest join hands to fund China's sports industry  Nov 23, 4:24 pm
New Delhi, Nov 23 (ANI): Le Sports Culture Development Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of Letv, announced recently the establishment of a joint 5 billion Yuan (USD780 million) sports fund, the Bird's Nest-Le Sports Culture Industry Fund, the largest fund in the sports industry in China, (also referred as Lesports Innovation Fund), in conjunction with Beijing Bird's Nest Culture Creative Co. Ltd.
Chandigarh to host British Week: Partnership for progress and prosperity  Nov 19, 5:21 pm
New Delhi/Chandigarh, Nov.19 (ANI): The British Deputy High Commission in Chandigarh, in collaboration with the British Council Chandigarh, UK Trade and Investment and Visit Britain, is organising a week of events to showcase UK expertise and take forward UK's partnership with Northern India, especially in the areas of food and culture, education, tourism, healthcare, agri-tech and tackling climate change.
Digital platforms proliferation has made access to information easier: US envoy  Nov 18, 5:59 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 18 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India, Richard Verma, has said the proliferation of digital platforms has made access to information even easier.
India for implementation of Bali package  Nov 16, 11:44 pm
Antalya, Nov. 16 (ANI): The Sherpa for G20 Summit, Arvind Panagaria, today said India made all efforts to ensure that the Bali package, including those on agriculture, development, public stock holding and ratification of the trade facilitation agreement, is implemented.
President Mukherjee to attend 29th convocation of Govind Ballabh Pant University  Nov 16, 1:49 pm
Pantnagar (Uttarakhand), Nov.16 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday will visit Uttarakhand where he will be attending the 29th Convocation of Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology. (ANI)^
Diversity is India's speciality, pride and strength: Modi at Wembley  Nov 14, 12:31 am
London, Nov. 14 (ANI): Asserting that 'diversity' is India's speciality, pride and strength, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that people are astonished by how we live despite so many differences in language, culture and food.
UK-India Year of Culture to be organised in 2017  Nov 13, 3:05 am
London, Nov. 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his British counterpart David Cameron have announced that a UK-India Year of Culture will be organised in 2017 to celebrate the deep cultural ties and the 70th anniversary of Indian Independence.
Indian culture goes beyond tolerance: PM Modi  Nov 7, 10:24 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who met a delegation of film fraternity led by actor Anupam Kher, on Saturday stated that "Indian culture goes beyond tolerance and talks of acceptance".
India, China conclude pacts on water resources, culture  Nov 6, 9:45 pm
New Delhi, Nov 6 (ANI): India and China on Friday signed two agreements - sharing hydrological data on Sutlej River and cultural.
BJP, RSS promoting, propagating intolerance: Congress  Nov 3, 2:31 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 3 (ANI): The Congress on Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) of promoting, propagating and preserving the culture of intolerance in the country.
India, Indonesia conclude pacts on energy, culture exchange  Nov 2, 10:59 pm
Jakarta (Indonesia), Nov. 2 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs Secretary (East) Anil Wadhwa on Monday said India and Indonesia have signed an MoU in cooperation in new and Renewable Energy sector, which is important because both the nations have committed themselves to reduce carbon emission by 35 and 29 percent by 2030.
USAID pledges assistance in Afghan agriculture sector  Nov 1, 3:54 pm
Kabul, Nov. 1 (ANI): The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has promised 300 million dollar assistance to improve Afghanistan's agriculture sector.
PM Modi pitches 'Ek Bharat, Shresth Bharat' honouring Sardar Patel  Oct 31, 8:43 am
New Delhi, Oct. 31 (ANI): Honouring Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's immeasurable efforts in uniting the nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday pitched the 'Ek Bharat, Shresth Bharat' programme which will be an effort by states to recognise and learn about other each other's culture and language.
Centre issues clarification on allocating Kalam's bungalow to Minister Sharma  Oct 28, 11:27 pm
New Delhi, Oct.28 (ANI): The Centre on Wednesday issued a clarification with regard to the allocation of former president A.P.J.Abdul Kalam's 10, Rajaji Marg residence in New Delhi to Minister of Culture and Tourism Dr. Mahesh Sharma.
South Sudan approaches India for agriculture, hydropower assistance  Oct 27, 7:18 pm
New Delhi, Oct.27 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs(MEA) on Tuesday said that South Sudan, one of the African nations participating in the ongoing Third India-Africa Summit, has asked for assistance from New Delhi in the areas of agriculture and hydropower resources.
PM Modi talks 'art, culture' with Sangeet Natak Akademi delegation  Oct 24, 4:35 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met a delegation of artistes from the Sangeet Natak Akademi.
PM Modi's 'puppy' has grown into VK Singh's 'dog': Azam Khan  Oct 23, 1:24 pm
Rampur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct. 23 (ANI): Comparing Minister of State for External Affairs General (Retd.) VK Singh's 'dog' analogy to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's controversial 'puppy' remark that he had made during the run-up to the general elections in 2013, Uttar Pradesh Minority Welfare and Urban Development Minister Azam Khan today said that he was not surprised by the statement as it was the culture rampant in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Radha Mohan Singh says Nitish responsible for price rise in Bihar  Oct 20, 5:34 pm
Patna, Oct. 20 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Tuesday took a swipe at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over rising prices of pulses, saying the latter was responsible for it.
Nitish bothered only for 'chair' not shortage of pulses, says Radha Mohan Singh  Oct 18, 8:25 pm
Patna, Oct.18 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Sunday said Nitish Kumar-led Bihar Government is not bothered about the welfare of the people, as the government is not doing anything to contain rising prices of pulse, and only worried about coming to power.
Congress targets BJP, says 'our culture doesn't permit us to ignore seniors'  Oct 18, 8:13 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 18 (ANI): The Congress Party on Sunday downplayed senior leader Jairam Ramesh's remark that time is up for leaders over 60 years of age, saying it is not the grand old party's culture unlike the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to send senior leaders on compulsory leave by putting them in the 'Margdarshak Mandal'.
Agriculture Minister stresses on pulses, organic farming  Oct 17, 4:51 pm
Agartala, Oct. 17 (ANI): Minister of State for Agriculture Mohanbhai Kalyanjibhai Kundariya has urged the farmers to shift from paddy to pulses and organic farming for making better profits.