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Closely monitoring drought situation in country: Centre  Apr 30, 7:20 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 30 (ANI): Saying that the country has experienced two successive years of poor rains, Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Saturday said immediately after the India Meteorological Department's (IMD) monsoon forecasts in April last, recognising the gravity of the situation, the Centre in collaboration with state governments responded rapidly with a multi-pronged approach to mitigate the effects of the drought.
IRW helps revive India`s rich textile heritage  Apr 29, 2:19 pm
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India, Papua New Guinea to sign four MoUs  Apr 29, 8:24 am
Port Moresby, Apr.29 (ANI): India and Papua New Guinea will be signing four Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)s in the areas of agriculture, health, information technology and infrastructure on the second day of President Pranab Mukherjee's visit to the Pacific Island country today.
Leader's electability depends on his face, voter's culture  Apr 24, 8:40 am
Washington D.C, Apr 24 (ANI): According to recent study, a winning face actually depends on the culture of the voter.
Under fire Mollah apologises to Roopa Ganguly, says no pressure from TMC  Apr 21, 2:25 pm
Kolkata, Apr. 21 (ANI): Senior Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Rezzak Mollah, who made a series of offensive statements against actor-politician Roopa Ganguly during a recent interview, today extended his apology and said this is not the culture of West Bengal.
Only fear of severe punishment can prevent celebratory firing: Kiran Bedi  Apr 19, 3:00 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Following the furore over the death of a teenager after she was shot during celebratory firing at a wedding, former IPS officer and BJP leader Kiran Bedi on Tuesday asserted that such incidents were the reflection of a lawless culture and called for stricter and harsher punishment for those who indulged in such activities.
Tata Trusts, Jain Irrigation Ltd. tie up for tech advancements  Apr 19, 3:00 pm
New Delhi, Apr 19 (ANI): Tata Trusts and Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd. (JISL) have signed an MoU to work towards improving agriculture extension, agribusiness, and research and development systems in multiple geographies across India.
Only Centre can act on Kohinoor issue: Mahesh Sharma  Apr 18, 5:43 pm
New Delhi 18 Apr (ANI): Union Minister of State for Culture, tourism and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma today said that only the Centre can act on the issue of the Kohinoor Diamond.
Govt. tells SC, India should not claim Kohinoor  Apr 18, 1:13 pm
New Delhi, Apr.18 (ANI): The NDA Government on Monday told the Supreme Court that as per the Ministry of Culture, India should not stake a claim to the famed Kohinoor diamond as 'it was neither stolen nor forcibly taken away.'
PM says 'e-NAM' to greatly benefit farmers  Apr 14, 10:54 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 14 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the pilot of 'e-NAM' (e-trading platform for the National Agriculture Market) here on Thursday.
Govt. justifies dissolving IGNCA board, says 'it's a continuous process'  Apr 14, 1:15 pm
New Delhi, Apr.14 (ANI): Minister of State for Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Thursday dubbed the Centre's move to dissolve the board of the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) a continuous process while stating that it was not happening for the first time.
Modi Govt. dissolves IGNCA board  Apr 14, 11:58 am
New Delhi, Apr.14 (ANI): The Centre on Thursday dissolved the board of the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA), an autonomous institution under the Union Ministry of Culture.
PM Modi to launch National Agriculture Market portal to connect e-mandis  Apr 14, 8:54 am
New Delhi, Apr.14 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch National Agriculture Market portal to connect e-mandis in several states at a function in the national capital on the 125th birth anniversary of Bhim Rao Ambedkar today evening.
PM Modi to launch portal merging e-mandis from eight states  Apr 13, 11:02 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Thursday launch National Agriculture Market portal to connect e-mandis in several states at a function in the national capital on the 125th birth anniversary of Bhim Rao Ambedkar.
Sirisena calls for strengthening foundations of agriculture in Lanka  Apr 11, 5:44 pm
Anuradhapura, April.11 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has said that the foundations of agriculture in the country must be strengthened in order to build a healthy nation and uplift the people's standards of living.
Maldivian Prez comes to pay official visit to India  Apr 7, 6:51 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 7 (ANI): Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom will arrive here on a two-day official visit to India on April 10.
Khadse seeks Prabhu's help transport water to drought-hit Latur  Apr 5, 5:00 pm
Latur (Maharashtra), Apr.5 (ANI): Maharashtra Agriculture Minister Eknath Khadse on Tuesday said he has requested the Union Railways Ministry to help transport water to drought-hit Latur.
Shani Temple row: Law and order must not be disturbed for 'publicity', says Fadnavis  Apr 3, 1:01 am
Mumbai, Apr. 3 (ANI): In a veiled criticism on the Bhumata Ranragini Brigade activists led by Trupti Desai, who were detained today as they attempted to enter the premises of the Shani Shinganapur temple, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that no one must disturb the law and order situation for mere publicity but also added that there was no place for discrimination in Hindu culture.
Boost for Australia-India science collaboration  Mar 30, 2:42 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 30 (ANI): Australian and Indian research projects on agriculture productivity, food security and developing clean energy technologies are among those that will benefit from a 5.6 million dollar boost to the Australia-India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF).
Mahesh Sharma releases 50 declassified files on Netaji  Mar 29, 8:00 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 29 (ANI): Minister of State for Tourism, Culture and Civil Avialtion, Mahesh Sharma, on Tuesday released second batch of fifty declassified files relating to late freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.
Tata Trust, MPEDA tie up to support fisheries, aquaculture dependent communities  Mar 29, 3:33 pm
New Delhi, Mar 29 (ANI): Tata Trusts and the Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA) along with the Ministry of Commerce and Industry jointly signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to undertake collaborative efforts to bring better living conditions to the rural communities whose livelihoods are linked to fisheries and aquaculture.
Govt. issues directives over adverse effect of white fly on cotton  Mar 28, 11:13 pm
New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Ministry on Monday issued extensive directives to the States producing cotton to check the adverse effect of white fly on the crop.
50 declassified files relating to Netaji to be released online tomorrow  Mar 28, 11:13 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 28 (ANI): The second batch of 50 declassified files relating to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose will be released online by Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (independent charge) and Civil Aviation, at 3:30 P.M. on March 29 on web portal www.netajipapers.gov.in.
`On demand` travel apps become hit among budget backpackers  Mar 28, 10:02 pm
New Delhi, March 28 (ANI): Foreign travelers are very excited to visit India and explore the enriched and diverse cultures. As it is said "Atithi Devo Bhava" India takes care of its guests and their needs and provide them with the affordable transportation to delve into India.
Advisers to Uttarakhand Governor to assume office today  Mar 28, 2:31 pm
Dehradun, Mar. 28 (ANI): Appointed advisers to the Governor of Uttarakhand, former CRPF chief Prakash Mishra and former union culture secretary Ravindra Singh, are to assume office from today.