Keyword Results for   'culture'  
Folk festival held to promote Manipur's Zeliangrong Tribe  Feb 12, 6:44 pm
Imphal, Feb. 12 (ANI): A village in Manipur recently organised a cultural festival to promote and preserve the indigenous culture of the state's Zeliangrong Tribe.
Indian companies to join hands with African companies for sufficient production: Radha Mohan Singh  Feb 10, 4:42 pm
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): Radha Mohan Singh, Minister for Agriculture, Government of India, suggested here today that Indian companies desirous of investing in Africa could join hands with African companies for the production of pulses and vegetable oils, the supply of which is insufficient to meet this country's demand.
'India-Africa Agribusiness Forum' to commence tomorrow  Feb 9, 7:35 pm
New Delhi, Feb 9 (ANI): FICCI in partnership with Ministry of Agriculture and Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India is organizing 'India-Africa Agribusiness Forum' on 10-11 February 2016 in New Delhi. It is in continuation to the spirit of deepening India-Africa cooperation in Agri-food sector echoed during the 3rd India-Africa Forum Summit held at New Delhi last year.
Tourists enjoy traditional, ecological tastes in Japan  Feb 8, 2:26 pm
Kanagawa / Yokohama, (Japan), Feb.8, (ANI): Several hot-spots are located in Japan that treat guests with their traditional way-of-life. Hakone, a town in Kanagawa prefecture, has been one of the best international holiday resorts for centuries.
MP CM Chouhan lauds PM Modi's agriculture policy  Feb 7, 3:54 pm
Bhopal, Feb. 7 (ANI): Lauding Prime Minister Narendra Modi's agriculture policy, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday highlighted his government's commitment towards the farming community and thanked the farmers for making the state win 'Krishi Karman' award yet again.
Agricultural education in India must conform to global standards: President  Feb 5, 4:17 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that agricultural education in India must conform to global standards, while speaking on the occasion of the 54th Convocation of Indian Agriculture Research Institute (IARI) here.
Punjab to constitute "Think Tank" between farmers and policy makers  Feb 4, 6:22 pm
New Delhi, Feb 4 (ANI-NewsVoir): In a historic move to involve the farmers in the policy making, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has approved to constitute a 'Think Tank' for agriculture sector. The Think Tank will be an exclusively Farmer's organization with Agro experts, progressive farmers and others as its representatives.
Culture, technology-sharing helped us evolve  Feb 3, 11:30 am
Washington D.C, Feb 3 (ANI): A team of researchers has suggested that by sharing their culture and technological advances with each other, early human ancestors were able to evolve and travel across Earth.
Nestle India begins gender inclusive culture, set for more women workforce  Feb 1, 5:43 pm
New Delhi, Feb 1 (ANI): Ensuring improved diversity and better work environment for women, Nestle India has introduced new initiatives under three broad categories that will cater to maternity policy, critical interventions for women in the field force and changes in entire recruitment process for better representation, across levels, for new hiring.
Beyonce under fire for `appropriating` Indian culture in new Coldplay video  Jan 31, 2:22 pm
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Beyonce is being given the side eye for her latest video with Coldplay, 'Hymn for the Weekend,' as some folks are calling her out for cultural appropriation.
PM Modi urges India to embrace Gandhi's legacy 'Khadi'  Jan 31, 11:51 am
New Delhi, Jan. 31 (ANI): Calling on the nation to embrace Khadi as it was the legacy of Mahatma Gandhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the fabric signified the culture of India and added that it was bound to produce employment in the nation.
Indigenous sport 'Thangta' fights for recognition  Jan 30, 6:59 pm
Chennai, Jan.30 (ANI): Thangta, an ancient Manipuri martial art, which represents ancient culture and traditions of the state, is still fighting for recognition as a national game.
Mahesh Sharma inaugurates 'Mohan Se Mahatma Tak' exhibition at Rajghat  Jan 30, 4:45 pm
New Delhi, Jan.30 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Tourism and Culture Mahesh Sharma on Saturday inaugurated a 25 panel exhibition titled 'Mohan se Mahatma Tak'.
Festivals unite people, promoting indigenous cultures in Manipur  Jan 29, 1:02 pm
Imphal, Jan. 29 (ANI): Tribal festivals in Manipur bring people together and send out a message of peace and unity, besides promoting indigenous cultures.
Macklemore explains his 'White Privilege II'   Jan 27, 2:38 pm
Washington D.C., Jan. 27 (ANI): Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' new song 'White Privilege II' has inflamed controversy by calling out white artists such as Miley Cyrus and Iggy Azalea for appropriating black culture.
'Discrimination in worshiping God is not our culture': Maha CM  Jan 26, 8:51 pm
Mumbai, Jan. 26 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday urged the administration in Ahmednagar district to initiate dialogue with the women activists, who were detained and later released by the police for marching towards the Shani Shingnapur temple.
Tinder turning users into non-committers  Jan 25, 2:50 pm
London, Jan 25 (ANI): As the dating app Tinder's popularity soars in recent years, the impact of its culture on relationships and overall human happiness is under fire.
Serena Williams to bring` `pop culture` to tennis courts  Jan 23, 1:30 pm
Johannesburg, Jan. 23 (ANI): Known for her stunning garbs, Serena Williams is trying to bring pop culture to the tennis courts.
French delegation to undertake restoration in Punjab: Parkash Singh Badal  Jan 22, 1:25 pm
New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI-NewsVoir): A high level cultural team from France led by the former French Culture Minister Renaud Donnedieu De Vaber called on the Punjab Minister Parkash Singh Badal and evinced keen interest in restoration work of ancient monuments and cultural heritage sites in the state.
Urge Muzaffarnagar admn to take appropriate steps: Balyan on gang-rapes  Jan 21, 9:38 pm
Muzaffarnagar, Jan.21 (ANI): In the wake of two gang-rapes taking place in the district, Minister of State for Agriculture Sanjeev Balyan on Thursday urged the local administration to take proper actions and arrest the guilty as early as possible.
Void left after Mrinalini's demise hard to fill: Sonia Gandhi  Jan 21, 4:34 pm
New Delhi, Jan.21 (ANI): Expressing deep condolences on the passing away of noted denseuse and culture icon Mrinalini Sarabhai, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday said the void left behind her will be hard to fill.
Manipur's Kourouhanba Spices Industry comes as a boon for jobless  Jan 20, 9:39 am
Imphal, Jan. 20 (ANI): Given the favourable agro-climatic conditions and rich agriculture resources, the Food Processing Industries sector is fast developing in Manipur.
Kejriwal ink-attack: Insolence is AAP's culture, says Congress  Jan 18, 9:59 am
New Delhi, Jan. 18 (ANI): Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit on Monday condemned the ink-attack on Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal but also lashed out at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) saying they have no one to blame but themselves.
PM Modi to declare Sikkim as the first organic state  Jan 18, 8:28 am
New Delhi, Jan. 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the valedictory session of the ongoing National Conference on Sustainable Agriculture and Farmers in Gangtok on Monday and he is expected to formally declare Sikkim as the first organic state of the nation.
Gangtok: 2-day National Conference on 'Sustainable Agriculture, Farmer's Welfare' begins  Jan 17, 10:08 am
Gangtok, Jan. 17 (ANI): The two-day National Conference on "Sustainable Agriculture and Farmer's Welfare" begins in Sikkim today where the matter of 'organic farming' will also be discussed.