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Canada varsity honours Green Revolution pioneer

Dr M S Swaminathan, who was among the scientists instrumental in heralding India's Green Revolution, will be conferred with an honourary degree by the University of Alberta, Edmonton, on October 7.......

NREGA holds trigger for next green revolution

The governmentbelieves that the National Rural Employment GuaranteeScheme and its work in the areas of water management and crop enhancement would lead the country to a second Green Revolution.......

PM pays tribute to Father of Green Revolution

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday paid glowing tributes to Nobel laureate Norman Borlaug, recalling that his Green Revolution techniques helped India achieve self-sufficiency in foodgrains,......

The 'father' who fed a billion passes away

Nobel Peace Prize winner US scientist and one of the main architects of India's first green revolution Norman Borlaug died in Texas on Saturday. He was 95. Borlaug was suffering from cancer......

The green revolution turns dusty brown

When did India's Green Revolution turn a dusty brown? Is the country's hard-earned food security in danger of vanishing as the Manmohan Singh government fiddles with quotas and nuclear deals rather......

2nd Green Revolution to happen in Bihar: Kalam

The 'hub' of India's second Green Revolution would be at Paliganj in Bihar with farmers in Paliganj 'immensely contributing' towards optimising foodgrain productivity, former President A P J Abdul......

Why India will never see a 2nd Green Revolution

Forty years ago Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan helped rescue the world from growing famine and a deepening gloom over the future of food supplies. Today, public policy projects itself as......

Where is the much-hyped second green revolution?

After failing to come anywhere near the 10th Five-Year Plan (2002-07) target of 4 per cent per annum rate of growth of agricultural output, the Planning Commission has projected a lower target......

India to revolutionise use of green technology

The development of the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor, with an investment of over $110 billion over the next ten years, could bolster India's chances of becoming the global workshop for......

Still waiting for a second green revolution

The Planning Commission has offeredan objective assessment of the unsatisfactory situation as far as Indian agriculture is concerned in its mid-term appraisal of the 11th Five-Year Plan. The......

Photo: Arnold Schwarzenegger arrives in India

Hollywood actor and former California governer Arnold Schwarzenegger arrived in New Delhi to be a part of the fourth Panasonic Green Globe Foundation AwardsAbhishek Bachchan will also be present......

Pitches to Tees: Kapil Dev's comeback

India's first cricket World Cup-winning captain Kapil Dev is back making headlines. This time, even he realises, it for the right reasons. He has just got back into the BCCI fold. Now he is also......

Rich tributes paid to 'pioneer, legend' D'Oliveira

Basil D'Oliveira, the South Africa-born all-rounder whose selection in an England team to visit his native land changed the course of history, died at the age of 80 on Saturday after a long battle......
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Kanai  Chakraberti
Q. Despite having the stalwarts like MMS & PC at the helm of affairs, India is gradually sinking in economic fronts. Let blind supporters/stooges caution them :a) Arrest on population nuisanceb) Abstain from family-lickingc) Increase Exports & reduce importsd)Yet another GREEN REVOLUTION, immediately.YES- IMMEDIATELY!
Kanai Chakraberti:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/despite-having-the-stalwarts-like-mms--pc-at-the-helm-of-aff/26066390/answers/

Rocking Raaj
Q. What are the 5 most important issues in India today ?
Rocking Raaj:  A. lets hope good things happen friend more

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Girl child being seen as a burden in India, says UN Report

Indian parents' fear of their inability to find a suitable groom for their daughters along with the societal pressure to pay huge sum of dowry adds... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/girl-child-being-seen-as-a-burden-in-india-says-un-report-114072200936_1.html
Partnership to revitalize global farm education

HYDERABAD: An international partnership across India, Africa and the USA has formed the 'One Agriculture-One Science: A Global Education... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/One-agriculture-one-science-Partnership-to-revitalize-global-farm-education/articleshow/38867896.cms
Nutritious Millets can enrich Indian diet reduce focus on Rice Wheat

Partially processed millet products ready to cook/instant foods, can be made available in the market; due to ease in preparation, these can... ...

http://www.commodityonline.com/news/nutritious-millets-can-enrich-indian-diet-reduce-focus-on-rice-wheat-59386-3-59387.html
How India can reap the benefits of nanotech

This technology has potential uses in many sectors but India needs to invest more in R&D to reap the benefits of this fantastic science, says... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/column-how-india-can-reap-the-benefits-of-nanotech/20140722.htm
Strong Regulatory Body Must for GM Crop Tests

The Swadeshi Jagran Manch cannot be faulted when it questions the decision of the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee (GEAC) to give clearance... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/editorials/Strong-Regulatory-Body-Must-for-GM-Crop-Tests/2014/07/22/article2342229.ece

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