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Vice Prez, PM condole Kurien's death

Vice President M Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday condoled the death of Verghese Kurien, the founder of Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation. In his condolence......

'Civil society has taken on the White man's burden'

'When England colonised us they took on the White man's burden. They took upon the burden to educate us. Civil society is doing the same thing by the Right to Food...' says Professor Pradeep......

Magasaysay: India's perfect present, glorious past

India shone once again at the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Awards this year, as two social activists -- Nileema Mishra and Harish Hande were honoured. The annual awards, named after the popular......

'India opened its doors and hearts to my family'

United States Ambassador Timothy Roemer on Thursday resigned due to personal commitments. Following is the statement issued by Ambassador Roemer, announcing his decision:"For me and for......

Amul Girl weeps for first time to pay homage to Kurien

Paying homage to father of white revolution in India Dr Verghese Kurien, who catapulted India from being a milk-deficient country to the world's largest milk producer, 'Amul's' mascot for the first......

Amrita Patel on Kurien's ideologies, the road ahead

The late Verghese Kurien left an indelible mark on Amrita Patel. As a young veterinary scientist during the early days of the dairy cooperative movement at Anand in the 1960s and later as his......

Courage and conviction defined Kurien

'Courage' and 'conviction' were the two assets that stood out starkly in Dr Verghese Kurien's multifarious personality.He was the man who, even while sitting in the agriculture ministry, could call......

Dr Kurien, the Amul man, passes away

The father of India's 'white revolution', Dr Verghese Kurien, passed away early Sunday morning at Muljibhai Patel Urological Hospital in Nadiad town due to age-related problems, Gujarat......

Kurien wants to do an Anand in Orissa

When Dr Verghese Kurien's dream of creating and leading a world-class rural management institute in the country through the Institute of Rural Management Anand left him disillusioned, the veteran......

Check out the world's best dressed women

If we go by a recently conducted poll, then Harry Potter star Emma Watson is the best dressed woman in the world. The 20-year-old has moved on from her Hogwarts schoolgirl days and has......

Asin, Salman 'ready' for action

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Asin Thottumkal stands next to Salman Khan gesturing during a news conference, about their new film Ready which is being shot in Sri Lanka,......

Carlos Tevez: From poverty to stardom

Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has revealed his incredible journey from the poverty and hardship of a Buenos Aires ghetto to the iconic superstardom that he enjoys in the Premier League......

Dinesh upsets tenth seed Takkar

Unheralded T Dinesh of Andhra Pradesh shocked tenth seeded Himanashu Takkar of Railways 15-8, 14-17, 15-9 in the second round of the 68th Senior National Badminton Championships, being held at the......

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Q. Who was the founder-chairman of the national Dairy Development board established in 1965?
Pravin:  A.  more

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Q. Which is the largest milk producing country in the world ?
Pravin:  A. Dr. Verghese Kurien more

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Q. An engineer and renowned social entrepreneur, he is best known as the "Father of the White Revolution" for his 'billion-litre idea' or Operation Flood, the world's biggest agricultural development programme. Who is he?
Francisco:  A. India.Thanks to Dr. Verghese Kurien, who made India from a milk deficient country to the largest milk producing country in the whole world. more

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Q. Who is hailed as, `Milkman of India'?
Whizkid:  A. Verghese Kurien more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-hailed-as-milkman-of-india/25142407/answers/25212442

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Inside the mind of Narendra Modi

By | India Today Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's strongest facet as a ruler which plays a key role in his success is his ability to... ...

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The new white revolution

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GCMMF Receives Prestigious CNN-IBN Innovating for a Better Tomorrow Award

GCMMF, which markets the highly popular AMUL brand of milk and dairy products was conferred CNN-IBN Innovating for a better tomorrow Award, one of... ...

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The journey of Amul's White Revolution

One of India's most successful business innovations Amul started with a revolution, a revolt against the unfair practices of middlemen in the milk... ...

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Amul model reaches Bapu's Porbandar

VADODARA: From the land of Sardar Patel, Gujarat's famed Amul pattern of co-operatives has now reached Porbandar — the birthplace of Mahatma... ...

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