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Lanka Govt. reveals development plans for north and east  Aug 1, 12:13 pm
Colombo, Aug.1 (ANI): Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe of Sri Lanka has said that the incumbent government will soon announce development plans for the country's northern and eastern areas, with a focus on agriculture and industry.
ICAR lab artificially breeds milkfish for first time in India  Jul 29, 4:28 pm
Chennai, July 29 (ANI): For the first time in India, Chennai-based Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA) succeeded in artificially breeding milkfish (Chanos chanos), locally known as "Paal Kendai" or "Poo Meen". Milkfish has the ability to grow in brackish water, seawater and even adapts to freshwater conditions.
Nitish Govt. to rename Kishanganj Agriculture University after Kalam  Jul 28, 2:44 pm
Patna, July 28 (ANI): The Nitish Kumar-led Bihar Government has decided to rename the Kishanganj Agriculture University after former president Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam.
JD (U) calls for Radha Mohan Singh's resignation  Jul 26, 7:03 pm
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): The Janata Dal United on Sunday called for the resignation of Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh over his controversial statement on farmer suicide and added that the party is in support of the hunger strike called by JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda to address farmer issues.
Ask 'anti-farmer' Radha Mohan Singh to remain silent: Congress tells PM  Jul 26, 3:51 pm
New Delhi, July 26(ANI): The Congress Party on Sunday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ask Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh to remain silent, adding that the latter cannot insult the farmers of this country.
India's foreign policy needs institutional build-up, greater strategic focus: Experts  Jul 26, 12:37 pm
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): India's foreign policy has witnessed a dramatic departure from the past, witnessed huge transformation and adroit change after 1991, felt observers taking part in a recent discussion on a book titled - "India's Foreign Policy - Past, Present and Future - authored by Dr. Sumit Ganguly, Professor of Political Science at Indiana University and currently holding that university's Rabindranath Tagore Chair in Indian Cultures and Civilizations.
Congress to PM: Say sorry for Radha Mohan Singh's anti-farmer comment  Jul 25, 12:39 pm
Lucknow, July 25 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday condemned Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh's controversial remark blaming love affairs for farmers' suicides as 'shameful for the nation', adding that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should apologise on behalf of his cabinet colleague in his pre-poll campaign in Bihar.
Don't mock farmers with 'insulting and insensitive remark': Congress tells Govt.  Jul 24, 7:37 pm
New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Friday questioned the BJP-led government's methodology of calculating the farmers' suicides and said that Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has mocked the farming community with his insensitive 'love affairs for suicides' remark.
Farmers will give strong response to pro-rich BJP: Congress  Jul 24, 7:00 pm
New Delhi, Jul 24 (ANI): Congress leader Meem Afzal on Friday criticized Union Agriculture Minister Raja Mohan Singh for his remark that the suicide of farmer was partly due to 'failed love affairs' and said that the farming community would soon give a befitting reply to the ruling dispensation at the Centre.
Climate change has resulted in decrease of nutritious and quality food crops: Experts  Jul 24, 6:35 pm
New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): The Amity School of Natural Resources and Sustainable Development (ASNRSD) organized a two-day national workshop on "Climate Change Impact, Mitigation and Adaptation for a Sustainable Horticulture" at Amity University, Sector 125, Noida.
'Love affairs for farmers suicides' remark based on facts: Radha Mohan Singh  Jul 24, 5:01 pm
Patna, July 24 (ANI): Justifying his 'love affairs for farmers suicides' remark, Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Friday hit back at Janata Dal (United) leader K.C. Tyagi and said that the latter must be speaking according to his knowledge.
JD (U) condemns Agriculture Minister's 'love affairs for farmers suicides' remark  Jul 24, 4:06 pm
New Delhi, July 24(ANI): Janata Dal (United) leader K. C. Tyagi on Friday condemned Union Agriculture Minister Raja Mohan Singh's controversial remark blaming love affairs for farmers' suicides and accused him of trying to mislead the Rajya Sabha.
Dnata, Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority partner to promote Summer Season  Jul 23, 4:24 pm
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): Dnata in partnership with Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has launched a road show across the country targeting industry professionals to highlight Abu Dhabi Summer Season.
Disappointed Maliwal says fight against 'kitty party' culture of DCW will continue  Jul 22, 10:27 pm
New Delhi, July 22 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Swati Maliwal on Wednesday expressed disappointment at the cancellation of her appointment as Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief by the Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, adding that the 'roadblock' would not inhibit her from putting an end to the 'kitty party' culture of DCW.
Cabinet approves India-Armenia agriculture cooperation pact  Jul 16, 6:31 pm
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): The Union Cabinet today gave its approval for the signing and ratification of an inter-governmental agreement between India and Armenia, on cooperation in the field of agriculture.
Agriculture minister launches PGS-India, Soil Health Card and FQCS web portals  Jul 15, 6:29 pm
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh launched three web portals-the Soil Health Card portal, Fertiliser Quality Control System portal and Participatory Guarantee System India portal here today.
Agriculture minister approves PMKSY draft operational guidelines  Jul 14, 7:03 pm
New Delhi, July 14 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Tuesday approved the draft operational guidelines of the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY) which was formulated in consultation with different ministries, departments and other stakeholders.
'Should be natural for India, Tajikistan to collaborate in agriculture': PM Modi  Jul 13, 4:01 pm
Dushanbe (Tajikistan), July 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed a joint event on agriculture here and said that it should be natural for India and Tajikistan to collaborate in the fields of agriculture, livestock and dairy.
India, Kyrgyzstan sign agreements on defence, culture  Jul 12, 1:15 pm
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), July 12 (ANI): India and Kyrgyzstan on Sunday signed agreements in four key areas, including defence cooperation and cultural preservation.
Sudha Ramalingam criticizes 'VIP culture', says 'Hema Malini wants to avoid criticism'  Jul 8, 4:17 pm
Chennai, July 8 (ANI): Criticising the 'VIP culture', social activist Sudha Ramalingam on Wednesday said that BJP MP Hema Malini's tweet, where the thespian blamed the father of the victim for the accident in Rajasthan's Dausa district, has come from a person who wants to avoid being criticised.
WHO lacks 'capacity, culture' to tackle global health emergencies  Jul 7, 6:34 pm
London, July 7 (ANI): The World Health Organisation does not have the 'capacity and culture' to tackle global health emergencies, the chairman of a new independent report on Ebola has said.
India, Uzbekistan to enhance corporation between foreign ministries, culture and tourism: MEA  Jul 6, 9:06 pm
Tashkent, July 6 (ANI): External Affairs Ministry Secretary (West) Navtej Sarna on Monday confirmed the signing of three agreements between India and Uzbekistan over corporation between the foreign ministries, culture and tourism sector.
Australian PM urges ministers to boycott famous talk show on ABC  Jul 6, 1:04 pm
Canberra, July 6 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has urged his agriculture minister to boycott the famous Q&A talk show, which is hosted by national broadcaster, the Australian Broadcasting Corp (ABC), as it was criticised for allowing a former terror suspect to appear live on television two weeks ago.
Greece debt crisis may disrupt its food and wine trade, warn experts  Jul 3, 1:57 pm
Bergen County (United States), July 3 (ANI): Greece's beleaguered agriculture sector may take another hit as the uncertainty over the crisis-stricken country's fate threatens to disrupt the food and wine trade, experts have said.
Rijiju flight controversy: Samajwadi Party seeks reply from 'pradhan sevak' PM  Jul 2, 5:04 pm
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): The Samajwadi Party on Thursday called for an end to the VVIP culture following the recent controversy surrounding Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi who claims to be the country's 'pradhan sevak' must answer as to how his own Cabinet colleagues are flouting the norms.