Dr Verghese Kurien

  • Amul (1967 - 2012): 20 utterly butterly best ads September 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The father of 'white revolution' Dr Verghese Kurien, who transformed India from a milk-deficient country to the world's largest milk producer and the founder of Amul, passed away on Sunday. An icon of the sorts of modern India, the utterly butterly deliciously witty, Amul Girl, an integral part...
  • 30 Minutes: The Milkman of India September 9, 2012

    Dr Verghese Kurien, the man behind India's White Revolution turned 10 million farmers into a legendary cooperative. ...
  • Milk man of India Dr Verghese Kurien turns 90 November 26, 2011

    Anand (Gujarat): The father of India's white revolution, Dr Verghese Kurien, who turned 10 million farmers into a legendary cooperative, turned 90 on Saturday. Everyday at the crack of dawn, more than 10 million dairy farmers in Gujarat begin a journey that has given them economic independence. Kurien was 28 when he...
  • No more perk for Dr Verghese Kurien: Modi govt January 30, 2009

    Vadodra: The Gujarat government wants all perks enjoyed by Dr Verghese Kurien, fondly known and the milk man withdrawn. This after three years since Kurien resigned from the Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation. Gujarat government's registrar of cooperatives had written a letter to the milk federation last year seeking withdrawal...