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Agri-market reforms: The direct selling challenge

  2016-07-21 07:07:13

THE Maharashtra government?s recent move to ?de-list? fruits and vegetables (F&V) from the Agricultural Produce Marketing Committee?s (APMC?s) schedule has generated lot of hope, but questions remain over how it would actually help the farmer ? the o...

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BJP-backed outfit to conduct cow census in West Bengal

  2016-07-19 07:29:32

A BJP-backed outfit in West Bengal will conduct a census of cow population in the state in an attempt to raise awareness about how to protect them. From August 1, hundreds of volunteers of the Gau Raksha Committee, which has many BJP members, will f...

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Akshaya Patra to open fifth centre in Rajasthan

  2016-07-19 07:02:34

The Akshaya Patra Foundation signed an agreement with the Government of Rajasthan to implement Mid-Day Meal Scheme in Ajmer?fifth centre in the state for the Foundation. In 2004, Akshaya Patra began serving mid-day meals in Jaipur and the programme i...

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Delhi High Court wants government’s reply on beef eating criminalisation PIL

  2016-07-15 03:17:18

Delhi High Court sought the response of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government on a PIL challenging criminalisation of possession and consumption of beef in the national capital. A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Sangita Dhingra Sehgal iss...

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Tech firm in Pune ties up with restaurants, NGOs and serves up on a plate zero-food wastage app

  2016-07-08 07:57:33

AT A time when apps are a rage, here’s one that takes on a social route-sensitising residents to take up the cause of not wasting food in a country where for some, finding a meal twice a day is a privilege. Inculcating the ‘zero-food wastage’ messag...

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A new PPP model for smallholder agriculture

  2016-05-27 07:41:48

While a lot of media attention has focused on rural distress arising from back-to-back droughts, even linking these to policy distortions encouraging water-guzzling cropping practices, there hasn’t been much reporting on certain basic changes in Indi...

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Rain-fed Agriculture: Seizing the desi advantage through improved breeding

  2016-05-12 07:12:49

Even as Monsanto’s threat to “reevaluate” its presence in India — following a government move to slash royalty on the US life sciences giant’s proprietary Bt cotton technology — has created uncertainty in the cotton trade, the Central Institute for C...

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Will evaluate opportunities in processed food retail: Walmart

  2016-04-28 07:05:24

With India allowing 100 per cent FDI in processed food retailing, US retail giant Walmart on Wednesday said it will evaluate opportunities in the segment while it gears up for the next phase of opening up of new cash and carry stores in the last quar...

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Is agriculture a business?

  2016-04-01 11:57:45

Agriculture is said to be India’s largest private-sector enterprise, engaging nearly 119 million farmers (“cultivators”) and another 144 million landless labourers, as per the 2011 Census. It is even considered the most respectable business, going by...

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Delhi confidential: Bonding Over Food

  2016-02-27 05:13:31

While most people, going by verbal spats on TV news debates, assume that MPs are at odds with those from rival parties, the reality has many more dimensions. Take, for instance, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan’s lunch for floor leaders, chief whips and deput...

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Decision on GM mustard deferred

  2016-02-15 10:20:49

Amid unprecedented attention, protests by activists and a notice for contempt of Supreme Court orders, the environment ministry’s Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) deferred a decision on allowing commercial cropping of genetically modifi...

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Nobel Laureate Prof. Muhammad Yunus Visits Hubballi Kitchen

  2016-02-14 04:53:48

Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Laureate, Founder of Grameen Bank visited Akshaya Patra’s Hubballi kitchen on 7 February, 2016. He was accompanied by Anousheh Ansari, Co-founder, Chairwoman and CEO of Prodea Systems and Dr “Desh” Deshpande of the Deshpande Fou...

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