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Decennial celebration of new cultural complex of Delhi Karnataka Sangha held  Aug 31, 8:23 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 31 (ANI): The contribution of eminent Kannadigas who made Delhi Karnataka Sangha a national forum for promoting Kannada culture needs to be remembered, said Kannada and Culture Minister of Karnataka Umashree.
'Ramcharitmanas' depicts India's culture, does not promote any religion: Y P Singh  Aug 31, 5:05 pm
New Delhi, Aug.31 (ANI): Former IPS officer Y.P. Singh on Saturday said 'Ramcharitmanas' depicts India's culture and does not promote any religion.
Digital version of 'Ramcharitmanas' will be useful to people around the world: PM Modi  Aug 31, 3:47 pm
New Delhi, Aug.31 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the digital version of Tuslidas's 'Ramcharitmanas' will help people around the world know more about Indian culture and its traditions.
Delhi hosts festival to promote north east films, culture and craft  Aug 29, 2:46 pm
New Delhi, Aug.29 (ANI): A three-day long film festival held under the theme of "Fragrances from the Northeast" at the Siri Fort Auditorium complex in Delhi gave locals a chance to sample the best of talent from the Northeast.
Sri Lanka: Wickremasinghe urges people to unite to build new political culture  Aug 19, 6:10 pm
Colombo, Aug 19 (ANI): Sri Lanka's Prime Minister-designate and the leader of the United National Party (UNP) Ranil Wickremasinghe has called on the people of the country to discount existing politics and come together to build a new political culture in Sri Lanka.
Air India starts direct flights between Varanasi and Sharjah  Aug 17, 6:39 pm
New Delhi, Aug 17 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Culture (Independent Charge) and Tourism (Independent Charge) Dr. Mahesh Sharma jointly inaugurated direct flight of Air India's budget arm, Air India Express, between Varanasi and Sharjah on Monday.
PM Modi's UAE visit: NRI's voting right should be discussed, says Panicker  Aug 15, 11:12 pm
Abu Dhabi, Aug 15 (ANI): President of Indian Social and Culture Centre Ramesh Panicker on Saturday said that one of the long-outstanding issues, which should be discussed during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit, is NRI's voting right.
India, Pakistan not to exchange sweets at Wagah on Independence Day  Aug 12, 8:34 pm
Wagah, Punjab, Aug 12 (ANI): Due to the tension on the borders of India and Pakistan, the traditional culture of sweet exchange among the soldiers of both the nations has been cancelled.
India, Mozambique to strengthen economic ties  Aug 6, 10:02 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 6 (ANI): Mozambique could partner with India in the field of oil and gas as well as in agriculture, food processing and healthcare.
Not all cultures endorse movie-like romantic kissing, finds study  Aug 6, 5:23 pm
Washington DC, Aug 6 (ANI): While we love the way movies romanticise passionate kisses, it turns out not all cultures in the world have romantic kissing as a norm, while some even find it "repulsive."
Rs. 600 crore sanctioned for Swadesh Darshan Scheme  Aug 3, 6:58 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 3 (ANI): During the year 2015-16, under Budget Estimates, Rs.600 crore has been allocated to the States/UTs under Swadesh Darshan Scheme according to Mahesh Sharma, Minister for tourism , Culture and Civi Aviation.
Sonia pulls up Agriculture Minister for 'outrageous' statement on farmer suicides  Aug 3, 10:57 am
New Delhi, Aug. 3 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA Government's 'anti-farmer' policies has crippled farmers and also criticised Union Agriculture Minister Raja Mohan Singh for rubbing salt into their wounds by giving an outrageous answer to a question on farmer suicides.
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.