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India signs three agreements with BIMSTEC member states Mar 4, 1:59 pm
Nay Pyi Taw, March 4 (ANI): India on Tuesday signed three agreements with the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) members on culture exchanges, weather warning and establishment of permanent secretariat.
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Most Americans think that Hollywood has too much influence on the country's politics and culture, a new survey has revealed.
How breast cancer spreads Mar 2, 10:19 am
Washington, March 2 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that a protein only recently linked to cancer has a significant effect on the risk that breast cancer will spread, and that lowering the protein's level in cell cultures and mice reduces chances for the disease to extend beyond the initial tumor.
Jobs most likely to make you sick revealed Feb 28, 5:52 pm
Washington, February 28 (ANI): Are you falling sick without any apparent illness? Your job could be the reason behind it.
Northeast projects its tourism potential Feb 28, 3:45 pm
Guwahati, Feb. 28 (ANI): The northeastern region has tremendous potential to become a tourism hub, be it through its natural beauty, rich biodiversity or diverse cultures, the region has a lot to offer.
New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Finance Minister P. Chidambaram has set a target of Rs 8 lakh crore of agriculture credit for the year 2014-15.
Agricultural credit likely to touch Rs. 7,35,000 crore; target for 2014-15 kept at Rs. 8,00,000 crore Feb 17, 2:08 pm
New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Finance Minister P. Chidambaram today informed the Lok Sabha about the 'stellar performance' of the agriculture sector.
Granting NDMA status to India will 'hurt Pakistani farmers' Feb 14, 11:45 am
Lahore, Feb. 14 (ANI): The farmer community in Pakistan has asked its government about the challenges that the taxed agriculture sector of Pakistan will face competing with the subsidised Indian Agri economy.
Ahmedabad, Feb.12, (ANI): Kick starting his 'chai pe charcha' nation-wide campaign from Ahmedabad, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday said traditional Indian education has always laid a special emphasis on practical education.
Lebanese skier competing at Sochi sparks outrage in `conservative` country with `risque` pics Feb 12, 9:53 am
Sydney, Feb 12 (ANI): A Lebanese skier competing at the 2014 Winter Olympics at Sochi has reportedly sparked an outrage in her country after suggestive photographs of her taken for a calendar resurfaced online.
Improving access of farmers to markets is critical for reducing agri-wastage, controlling inflation: Mukherjee Feb 10, 11:32 am
Nagpur, Feb 10 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has said that improving the access of farmers to markets is critical to reduce farm wastages, control inflation and increase incomes.
New Delhi, Feb.7 (ANI): Reacting to Haryana Chief Minister B.S Hooda's comment that Khap Panchayats were like NGOs and a part of the Indian culture, social activist Annie Raja on Friday said that because of the consistent support of political parties especially the Congress, anti-women forces were ruining in the country.
Human face expresses 4, rather than 6 basic emotions Feb 4, 10:21 am
Washington, Feb. 04 (ANI): It is a commonly-held belief that humans express six basic emotions which are universally recognized and easily interpreted through specific facial expressions, regardless of language or culture. These are: happiness, sadness, fear, anger, surprise and disgust.
Dalai Lama opens five-day Tibetan festival in Assam Feb 3, 12:45 pm
Guwahati, Feb.3 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has inaugurated a five-day Festival of Tibetan Art and Culture and delivered the First LBS Founders' Commemorative Lecture on 'A Human Approach to Peace and the Individual'here.
Mukherjee to launch National Mission on Libraries Jan 31, 6:13 pm
New Delhi, Jan.31 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will launch the National Mission on Libraries (NML), an initiative of the Ministry of Culture, to modernise and digitally link public libraries across the country, at a function at Rashtrapati Bhavan on February 3.
Cultural festival brings Manipur's indigenous tribes together Jan 31, 11:56 am
Chingmeirong (Manipur), Jan.31 (ANI): Artists from different tribes of Manipur showcased their rich culture at the third state level Tribal Cultural Festival held at the Tribal Research Institute auditorium in Chingmeirong.
Theatre festival in Manipur attracts many Jan 29, 3:04 pm
Imphal, Jan 29 (ANI): Performing arts form an integral part of the culture of the northeast. Recently, Manipur hosted the 3rd Khundongbam Brojendro Theatre Festival with an aim to showcase the rich talent of the region.
Imphal, Jan 29 (ANI): Manipur is home to various ethnic communities, and each has its own distinct culture and traditional attires. There is tremendous scope for the growth of fashion industry in the state as traditional motifs could be transformed into globally attractive designs.
Washington, Jan. 29 (ANI): The number of 'toxic commanders' in the US military has significantly increased in the past two years, a new report by the Pentagon has revealed.
New Delhi, Jan.23 (ANI): Members of the Jain community have hailed the decision of the Central Government to grant them the status of a national minority, a demand put forth to protect their faith and culture.
Tokyo, Jan.23 (ANI): With the introduction of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a free-trade agreement currently being negotiated by nine countries, Japan is paying more attention towards agriculture.
China trying to drive U.S. militarily out of Asia: US official Jan 23, 2:23 pm
Washington, Jan. 23 (ANI): China wants to drive the U.S. military out of Asia, and operates under a different strategic culture from that of the United States, a former State Department official has said.
Outrage over rabbit figurine in right ear of Mandela`s statue Jan 23, 1:14 pm
Johannesburg, Jan. 23 (ANI): South African arts and culture department has said that the secretive addition of a bronze rabbit in the newly erected statue of former president Nelson Mandela's right ear by its sculptors is highly regrettable.
Mumbai, Jan.20 (ANI): The Maharashtra Government on Monday announced 20 percent cut in power tariff for the industrial and agriculture classes of consumers.
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Prince William, who has started a 10-week course in agriculture management at the Cambridge University, has come under fire for getting a discount on his supposedly custom-made course.
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