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Former DMK minister arrested in land grabbing case

Former Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam minister M P Swaminathan was on Monday arrested at Tirupur near Coimbatore in connection with a land grabbing case, police said. The former highways minister was......

MS Swaminathan supports Naidu's hunger strike

Rajya Sabha member and chairman of the Swaminathan Foundation, M S Swaminathan, on Friday extended his support to Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu's indefinite hunger strike but......

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.......

Swaminathan nominated to Rajya Sabha

Father of India's first green revolution and noted agriculture scientist M S Swaminathan has been nominated to the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of Parliament.Swaminathan, 81, till recently the......

Swaminathan calls for second green revolution

Claiming that behind the notion of surplus food in the country, 200 million people go undernourished, renowned agricultural scientist M S Swaminathan Thursday insisted that the distressed farm......

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......

High prices man-made: Swaminathan

Noted argiculture scientist M S Swaminathan said on Friday the current rise in food inflation is likely to persist for some time in urban India and described price rise as "man-made"."High food......

M S Swaminathan on the perils of Bt brinjal

The father of the Green Revolution explains how the genetically-modified version of brinjal may kill biodiversity.He introduced high-yielding wheat varieties in India to feed a country struggling......

How to attract youngsters to agriculture

The architect of India's green revolution M S Swaminathan has urged more youngsters to join the agriculture sector. He said that a small-farm management revolution will not be possible in the......

Mobile photo albums, the rage!

In July 2004, the Swaminathans in Mumbai were elated to hear that they had become grandparents. Since their daughter was settled in the United States, they were expecting a month-long wait before......

K Balachander's finest films

Hailed as one of the finest filmmakers of his time, K Balachander, who passed into the ages on December 23, has left behind a rich legacy of hard-hitting films, some of which have been routinely......

Review: Nothing should keep you from watching 2 States

Krish's relationship with his family, particularly his mother, is better explored than his relationship with Ananya, which results in 2 States being more of a deep and meaningful family drama than......

Half point for Sowmya against top seed Tiviakov

Pune based Woman Grandmaster Sowmya Swaminathan snatched half a point against top seed Grandmaster Sergei Tiviakov of The Netherlands in an exciting third round game in the Apollo Engineering......

One plus two equals fiasco

Hey, all.Subsequent to writing that piece on the Challenger, I saw, on Rediff, a thoughtful piece by R Swaminathan-- Swami, as we know him-- on the marketing of the event.Coincidentally, two of the......

Gibraltar Chess: Adhiban in joint lead

Grandmaster and former national champion B Adhiban crashed through the defences of former women's world champion Antoaneta Stefanova of Bulgaria to remain in joint lead in the Masters section of......

Harikrishna off to good start in Gibraltar Chess

Indian Grandmaster P Harikrishna started his campaign by outclassing Eric De Haan of Holland in the first round of the Masters' section of Tradewise Gibraltar Chess festival at the Caleta in......

Chess: Abhijeet Gupta best Indian in Al Ain Classic

Riding on three back-to-back victories, Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta emerged as the best performing Indian as he finished seventh in the Al Ain Classic International chess tournament that concluded......
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Curiosity, science help Odisha's 13-year-old Google girl soar

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The Agro Resurgence

As Agriculture sees a definite resurgence across the country, private colleges have begun to start courses for students who are keen on studying... ...
Farmers block road traffic in Punjab

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