Basmati

  • Geographical Indications Registry asks agri-export body to include MP as Basmati growing area 07-01-2014 05:43 PM

    Geographical Indications (GI) Registry has directed agri-export body APEDA to file an amended GI application for including Madhya Pradesh as a Basmati growing region. The GI label certifies not only the geographical origin of a product but also confirms adherence to some production standards. Further, it prevents producers who aren't...
  • India eases cement exports,stays curbs on rice 28-05-2008 01:34 AM

    Nottingham: England are considering ignoring the old adage of 'never change a winning side' in a bid to ensure their leading bowlers remain fit for a packed programme of international cricket. The hosts took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match Test series against West Indies courtesy of a crushing...
  • British MP hits out at EU over basmati rice shortage 05-05-2008 11:38 AM

    New Delhi: Soft drink company, Coca Cola India will be featuring Sachin Tendulkar on its cans to commemorate his historic 100th century scored recently against Bangladesh in the ongoing Asia Cup. While nine of such cans in different colors have been launched in the markets in 2011, displaying his centuries...
  • Londoners pay for rising rice prices in India 29-04-2008 08:19 AM

    Mumbai: Despite Cheteshwar Pujara's fine knock of 80, Saurashtra got bundled out for a mere 173, which Gujarat achieved comfortably to register a four-wicket victory in an inconsequential West Zone Vijay Hazare one-day league tie here on Tuesday. Electing to bat first here at the Wankhede Stadium, Saurashtra scored 173...