Keyword Results for   'culture'  
Manipur's potential in horticulture showcased at Orange Festival in Tamenlong District  Dec 19, 2:52 pm
Tamenlong District (Manipur), Dec.19 (ANI): The Government of Manipur is taking every step possible to highlight the potential of horticulture in the state.
EBARA hosts seminar on pumps for flood control measures in Hanoi  Dec 19, 12:25 pm
Hanoi (Vietnam), Dec.19 (ANI): Given the rising demand of recent years for pumps used for flood control and in the water supply business in Southeast Asia, Japan's EBARA CORPORATION ("EBARA"), a leading pump manufacturer, held a two-day seminar on "Pumps for flood control" at the Water Resources University and Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in Hanoi, Vietnam.
'Culture' named 2014 word of the year by Merriam-Webster   Dec 16, 10:50 am
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): The word 'culture' has been named as 2014 word of the year by Merriam-Webster on their smartphone app.
Ancestors' agricultural decisions can hold key to food security in future  Dec 12, 5:42 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A new study has given new insights into the origins of agriculture that can help shape the future of food.
Culture, commerce and connectivity hallmark of India's relation to CLMV countries: Sitharaman  Dec 11, 4:05 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 11 (ANI): Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said that Culture, Commerce and Connectivity will be the hallmark of India's relation to the CLMV countries, namely Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.
Scholars demand establishment of National Folklore Academy  Dec 8, 4:55 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 8 (ANI): A three-day national workshop on 'Documentation, Conservation and Preservation of Intangible Cultural Heritage of India' concluded here yesterday with scholars demanding an immediate survey of Indian folklore and establishment of a National Folklore Academy for the conservation of pluralistic and diversified identity of Indian culture.
Military culture perpetuates notion that tobacco provides stress relief   Dec 7, 12:00 pm
Washington, Dec. 07 (ANI): A new study has revealed that using tobacco provides stress relief has become a well established notion the military culture.
ASI protecting 3680 monuments, sites as on date, says minister   Dec 4, 1:38 pm
New Delhi, Dec.4 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Culture (Independent Charge), Dr. Mahesh Sharma, has in a written reply to the Rajya Sabha, said that the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has 3680 monuments and archaeological sites under its protection, and added that 521 technical personnel have been employed only for preservation and conservation work.
Mahesh Sharma wields broom, participates in 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan'  Dec 3, 1:18 pm
Noida, Dec. 3 (ANI): Union Tourism and Culture Minister Dr. Mahesh Sharma on Wednesday wielded a broom to participate in the 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan', which was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 2.
Arunachal minister launches community horti-farming project in Anjaw District  Dec 3, 11:43 am
Hayuliang (Arunachal Pradesh), Dec.3 (ANI): The community horticulture farming project launched by the National Agriculture Bank for Rural Development (NABARD) would herald a new era of socio-economic development in Anjaw District, which borders China in Arunachal Pradesh, the state's Health and Family Welfare Minister, Kalikho Pul, has said.
'Rico Suave' star Gerardo Mejia says his culture 'normalized' bedding over 500 women  Dec 2, 2:24 pm
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): Gerardo Mejia, who shot to fame in the '90s with his popular song "Rico Suave", said that it was his Ecuadorian background that normalized infidelity for him and allowed him to sleep with 500 to 600 women.
Mahesh Sharma says citizens should carry forward 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan'  Nov 30, 9:18 pm
Haridwar, Nov. 30 (ANI): Union Tourism and Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma has said that it is every citizen's duty to carry forward cleanliness campaign, 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan', which was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 2.
India provides soil research service to Afghanistan and Nepal  Nov 29, 3:04 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 29 (ANI): Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), in collaboration with agricultural universities in Afghanistan and Nepal, is providing soil research and training to improve agriculture produce in those countries.
Pakistani, Indian artists celebrate common cultural similarities  Nov 29, 10:12 am
Amritsar (Punjab), Nov. 29 (ANI): A 41-member delegation of artistes, singers and musicians from Pakistan, on Friday arrived here to participate in a joint cultural festival 'Saanjh'.
2016 to be Year of Cultural Heritage for SAARC  Nov 27, 9:27 pm
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): Expressing the need to effectively implement its agenda for culture, the SAARC on Thursday declared 2016 as the year of cultural heritage.
Social Media overload adversely affecting people lives   Nov 25, 2:01 pm
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): A new study has claimed that domination of social media is to be blamed for reasons why people don't feel free to live their lives as they wish.
Poor security provisions, 'lax culture' leave US govt agencies susceptible to hack attacks  Nov 24, 4:29 pm
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): Despite a dozen mass breaches of government computer systems since 2013, many federal agencies have a "lax culture" and poor security provisions to repulse the growing threat posed by hackers and cyber attacks from states such as China, Russia and Iran, internal investigative reports said.
Assam Agriculture University convocation held in Jorhat  Nov 22, 5:59 pm
Jorhat, Nov. 22 (ANI): The 19th convocation of the Assam Agricultural University (AAU) was held at Jorhat campus last Saturday.
Assam's agriculture sector benefitting from scientific practices  Nov 22, 5:39 pm
Jorhat, (Assam), Nov. 22 (ANI): Science is being used to benefit the agriculture sector of Assam, and in other parts of North East India, given its sizeable population.
Indo-Bangladesh tourism promotion proves beneficial for northeast  Nov 22, 5:39 pm
Agartala, Nov. 22 (ANI): Natural beauty, wildlife, handicraft, culture and food - the northeast region boasts abundant vibrancy and diversity to attract domestic and foreign tourists. With the decline in insurgent activities, the region is witnessing a rise in tourist inflows.
Islamic State 'selling girls within themselves', says 15 year-old who escaped IS captivity  Nov 22, 12:52 pm
Erbil, Nov 22 (ANI): A 15-year-old girl who escaped Islamic State (IS) captivity has shared her terrifying experience narrating how IS militants sell girls within themselves.
Canadian province keen to contribute to PM Modi's' Make in India' initiatives  Nov 22, 12:46 pm
New Delhi, Nov.22 (ANI): Canada's Saskatchewan Province, whose exports to India stood at over a billion Canadian dollars in 2013, has said that it is very keen to be a part of and to contribute to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Make in India" initiatives.
FIFA 2022 WC whistleblower claims being introduced to paranoia, fear, threats   Nov 20, 9:52 am
London, Nov 20 (ANI): FIFA whistleblower Phaedra Al-Majid has said that her accusations of corruption against Qatar's successful 2022 World Cup bid has introduced her to a whole new culture of paranoia, fear and threats.
India, Australia agree to further enhance cultural ties  Nov 18, 8:17 am
Canberra, (Australia), Nov. 18 (ANI): A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the field of arts and culture was signed between India and Australia here on Tuesday to enhance cultural relations between the two countries.
Hinduism inspired Australians call PM Modi a 'man of humble beginnings'  Nov 16, 11:56 am
Brisbane (Australia), Nov. 16 (ANI): Followers of Hinduism in Australia have lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's humble beginnings, and said he can spread the message of peace, harmony, appreciation and respect for all other cultures.