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Verghese Kurien: rare visionary and astute manager (Tribute)

September 10th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
The demise of Dr Verghese Kurien marks the end of an era. During this era, an import dependent milk deficit nation - where availability per capita per day was 117 gm ... Read more...

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PM, Sonia, Advani pay tributes to Kurien (Lead)

September 9th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Vice-president Hamid Ansari, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and BJP leader L.K. Advani Sunday joined others in paying tributes to Verghese ... Read more...

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Ensuring milk security for the Indian consumer (Comment)

May 20th, 2011 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
During the recent past, milk being an essential food has become the most-talked-about products after petrol in urban India! Milk is a relatively new entrant amongst the food inflation-contributing items and ... Read more...

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Private firm not allowed to use ‘Mother Dairy’ brand name

September 7th, 2010 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday dismissed a plea of a private company to use the brand name "Mother Dairy" for its milk products. The court passed the direction ... Read more...

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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...

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Floods affect Punjab villages

July 6th, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by ANI
Samrala village (Punjab), July 6 (ANI): Floods have started to play havoc in Punjab villages.On Tuesday, in Samrala Village of Punjab, the flood situation turned grim while dozens of villages were ... Read more...

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Shyam Benegal’s ‘Manthan’ to be screened at Berlinale

January 15th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Indian filmmaker Shyam Benegal's National award winning movie "Manthan" will be screened at the fourth Culinary Cinema at the 60th edition of Berlinale Film Festival. "Manthan", released in ... Read more...

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Agriculture Leadership Awards announced

September 12th, 2008 - 8:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 12 (ANI): The names for the National Agriculture Leadership Awards have been announced for this year by the National Committee which functions under the Chairmanship of Haryana Governor ... Read more...

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