irrigation agriculture

Support small farmers to end hunger in Africa: Report

May 16th, 2012 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, May 16 (IANS) Giving more policy support to small-scale farmers could be one of the most effective ways to end hunger in Africa, a report by two international groups ... Read more...

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Maharashtra governor wants vocational training varsity

May 4th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 4 (IANS) Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan Friday said he looked forward to some initiative on creating a vocational training university in the state."I have been consistently advocating the ... Read more...

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Civilization that gave birth to urban life in Middle East still awaits discovery

April 25th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 25 (ANI): The dawn of urban life in the Middle East still remains uncovered in Syria beneath three large mounds about three miles from the modern town of Raqqa, say ... Read more...

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Tax-free surplus vote-on-account for Andhra Pradesh

February 5th, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 5 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Finance Minister K. Rosaiah Thursday presented a tax-free revenue surplus vote-on-account for 2009-10 with an overall expenditure of over Rs.1,000 billion (Rs.100,000 crore). In his ... Read more...

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Archaeologists trace early irrigation farming in ancient Yemen

July 17th, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has discovered new evidence of ancient transitions from hunting and herding to irrigation agriculture 5,200 years ago in Yemen.As part of a larger ... Read more...

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