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Report: Thai floods to downgrade country’s economic growth by 1.2 percent

November 26th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- The devastating rainfall and subsequent flooding in Thailand this year is expected to decrease the country's economic growth to 2.4 percent, the Bangkok Post reported on Saturday.The ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

NDDB to invest Rs.17,000 crore to boost milk production

July 28th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) is planning to invest Rs.17,000 crore as part of a 15-year national plan to usher in a second White Revolution to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Jammu and Kashmir Govt.’s aid to mushroom cultivators yields bumper crop

January 29th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Jan 29(ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Government's step towards boosting mushroom production in the state by providing high quality seeds to cultivators has yielded good results.The government had earlier listed out ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Sunflower genome to pave way for sustainable agriculture

January 13th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Researchers are creating a reference genome for the sunflower family that would enable the breeding of crops better suited to their growing environment and consumers tastes.The sunflower family ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Higher CO2 makes pine trees more productive

August 4th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 4 (ANI): A new research has found that pine trees grown for 12 years in air one-and-a-half times richer in carbon dioxide (CO2) than today's levels produced twice as many ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |