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Tribal culture, a source of strength in Manipur culture

April 19th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Apr 19 (ANI): Manipur is home to different tribes who live together in perfect harmony.Located nearly 70 kilometres from Imphal, the Machi Block in Chandel District is surrounded by green ... Read more...

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Banana farming gaining popularity in Punjab

November 16th, 2009 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Nov 16(ANI): Diversification is the buzzword for progressive farmers in Punjab, and banana farming, which started in 2006, is now emerging as a `viable' and alternate form of farming ... Read more...

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Beautiful private gardens go public in England, Wales (Letter from London)

August 17th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Cynthia Chandran London, Aug 17 (IANS) At least 3,600 homestead owners in England and Wales are busy giving the finishing touches to their gardens, with a few already open to the public ... Read more...

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Innovative farmers transforming the meaning of being agriculturist in Punjab

December 8th, 2008 - 8:15 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan Kapoor Ludhiana, Dec.8 (ANI): A group of innovative farmers in Punjab is now looking for ways to improve efficiency, productivity and sustainability by adopting diversification. Growing vegetables is now a ... Read more...

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