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  • Centre to send a team to Himachal to assess crop damage in the state 5 hours 32 minutes ago

    Shimla: Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan held a review meeting on the extent of crop damage in the state on Tuesday evening. The review meeting was attended by the Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, State Cabinet Ministers and the Union Health Minister. During the meeting, the Union Agricultural Minister assured...
  • 'Jil' review: More style, less substance 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Film: "Jil" Cast: Gopichand, Raashi Khanna, Kabir Singh, Harish Uthaman, Posani Krishna Murali, Brahmaji, Chalapathi Rao and Srinivas Avasarala Director: Radha Krishna Kumar Rating: ** The film, according to its director, was titled "Jil" because it's supposed to have a few hair-raising moments. There are, literally, when you scratch your...
  • Centre gives nod to Maharashtra's cow-shelter village scheme March 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Following the President's assent for Maharashtra Animal Preservation (Amendment) Bill, 1995, which bans slaughter of cows, bulls and bullocks, the state government on Tuesday said the Centre had given a go-ahead to its cow shelter villages scheme too. The state will receive Rs 90 crore...
  • Delhi: Woman strangles her 3 daughters, attempts suicide March 10, 2015

    New Delhi: A 27-year-old woman allegedly strangled her three minor daughters to death and then tried to commit suicide near her residence in south east Delhi's Ambedkar Nagar area on Monday evening. A PCR call was received 8:30 PM at Ambedkar Nagar police station regarding the incident from a neighbour. "On reaching...
  • Agriculture Minister to attend BRICS farm meet in Brazil next week March 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh will participate in the meeting of the BRICS' agriculture ministers to be held on March 11-13 in Brazil. The 4th meeting of the 'BRICS Ministers of Agriculture and Agrarian Development' will be held in Brasilia in Brazil, said a statement issued by the Agriculture...
  • Telugu actor Gopichand will be seen in a brand new avatar in 'Jill' February 2, 2015

    Chennai: Telugu audiences will get to see actor Gopichand in a never-seen-before avatar in upcoming action-comedy 'Jill', says its director Radha Krishna Kumar. The actor has undergone a stylish makeover for the film. "Right from his hair to clothes, everything you see about Gopi in this film will be new. He...
  • Mango exports may jump up to 50 pc next fiscal, says Agriculture Minister January 21, 2015

    New Delhi: India's mango exports are expected to rise by 40-50 per cent next fiscal following lifting of ban on import by the European Union, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said on Wednesday. "The lifting of ban by the European Union will boost mango exports. The country's overall exports are...
  • AR Rahman gives lavish birthday party a miss; instead spends time with family and fans on turning 48 January 7, 2015

    Chennai: Double Oscar-winning composer A.R Rahman, who has just turned 48, spent quality time with his family and also visited an ailing fan suffering from cancer in the city. He also participated in a live chat with his fans on Facebook. Rahman turned a year older Tuesday. "He makes it a...
  • Arjun Kapoor: My father didn't allow me to joke with Sonakshi Sinha on the sets of 'Tevar' December 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor, who is working with Sonakshi Sinha in 'Tevar', says that his father, producer Boney Kapoor is very protective about the actress and treats her like his own daughter. "My father loves somebody else more than me. I always knew that somewhere because of the kind of person...
  • Boney Kapoor praises Sonakshi Sinha for her semi-classical number in 'Tevar' November 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Boney Kapoor is working with his son Arjun for the first time in his latest production venture 'Tevar' but it's the film's leading lady Sonakshi Sinha that the producer is raving about. "Look at her in 'Tevar'. Sonakshi has never looked more stunning. She lost oodles of weight specially to...
  • Arjun Kapoor motivated me to make 'Tevar': Boney Kapoor November 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor says his son Arjun's evolution over the last few years has motivated him to make his upcoming film 'Tevar', starring the actor. Boney, 59, has produced the action comedy, which also stars Sonakshi Sinha. He was all praise for Arjun and feels that his hard work is...
  • Radha Nachegi: Sonakshi Sinha, the new age Radha, dances and raps in this new song from 'Tevar' November 26, 2014

    This one is a new age Radha who dances when the music is played 'loud'. Dressed in a white and silver lehenga, Sonakshi Sinha dances to 'Radha Nachegi'- a new song from the upcoming film 'Tevar'. Manoj Bajapyee also features in the song with Sonakshi Sinha. The film, produced by...
  • Wish to turn Jharkhand central point of East: Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh November 16, 2014

    Ranchi: Touting the Hemant Soren-led government as the worst ever regime in Jharkhand, Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished to turn the state as 'central point' of eastern India. "Neither any previous government nor any government future would ever be like the one...
  • Black money trail: ED summons mining baron Radha Timblo in money laundering case on November 18 November 6, 2014

    Panaji: The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday summoned mining baron Radha Timblo named in the black money case. The former director of Timblo Private Limited has been asked to be present on November 18. A senior ED official told PTI that she would have to remain present at the Central agency's...
  • Compare NDA and UPA stance on black money, says Radha Mohan Singh November 4, 2014

    Patna: Union minister Radha Mohan Singh on Tuesday mentioned comparative efforts of Narendra Modi government and UPA rule on black money issue and appealed to political parties to speak with "gravity" after seriously pondering over the matter. "Black money issue has today become an important issue in the country. Leaders...
  • I will only comment after seeing the affidavit, says Radha Timblo October 27, 2014

    Radha Timblo, one of the names disclosed by the Centre in an affidavit to the Supreme Court in connection with illegal accounts held abroad refused to comment. "I will only comment after seeing the affidavit," said Timblo. ...
  • Dabur rejects black money charge against Pradip Burman, Lodhiya 'shocked' to see his name October 27, 2014

    New Delhi: As the Narendra Modi government revealed names of three black money account holders on Monday, two of them defended themselves. While Dabur denied any wrongdoing by its former executive director Pradip Burman, promoter of the Rajkot-based Shreeji Trading Company Pankaj Chimanlal Lodhiya said he was shocked to see...
  • Veteran Tamil actor SS Rajendran dead October 24, 2014

    Chennai: Tamil cinema's Yesteryear actor S.S. Rajendran, who was battling for life at a private hospital here, breathed his last Friday. He was 85. "He was admitted to Meenakshi Hospital yesterday (Thursday) in critical condition. He passed away this morning (Friday) due to issues related to lung infection," a family source...
  • India to support Israeli firms to set up dairy firms on PPP September 18, 2014

    New Delhi: India on Thursday said that it will extend all cooperation to Israeli companies keen to work in the dairy sector here under the publicprivatepartnership mode. This issue was discussed at a meeting between the Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh and Israeli ambassador HE Daniel Carmon, an official statement...
  • Modi has recharged India with a new hope: Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh September 4, 2014

    Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh concedes that droughts and floods will impact production in the kharif season but is confident that the government is prepared to face all eventualities. "States which have a rainfall deficiency of more than 50 per cent for 15 consecutive days can give subsidy on...
  • For first time in Budget, agriculture, farmers got priority: Radha Mohan September 2, 2014

    As the Narendra Modi government completed 100 days in office, each ministry is giving its report card. Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan said for the first time in Budget, agriculture and farmers got priority. He said, "Two important schemes Pradham Mantri Irrigation Plan and Soil Health Cards to be given...
  • Nitin Gadkari calls for crop diversification to address poverty August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Expressing concern over the poor plight of farmers, Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday urged them to grow crops other than wheat and rice to come out of poverty. Farmers can earn more if they have diversification in crops that can be used for manufacturing ethanol, electricity,...
  • Jharkhand: Another central minister shown black flags by JMM August 25, 2014

    Ranchi: Continuing their vow to protest any central minister's visit to Jharkhand, JMM activists showed black flags at Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh at Birsa Munda Chowk in Ranchi on Monday. Singh, who is visiting the state in connection with an official function, was shown black flags by JMM activists...
  • Centre rules out droughtlike conditions, says no SOS from states July 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Amidst speculations of scanty rainfall across the country, the Centre has ruled out any possibility of a droughtlike situation. With the MeT department predicting good rainfall in the days to come, Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Monday assured that the state governments have adequate funds to handle...
  • Tomato prices skyrocket, reach Rs 80 per kg in Delhi July 23, 2014

    New Delhi: With prices sky rocketing, tomato dishes may not be the menu in many household across the country. The soaring price of tomato is the biggest concern of the common people across India. In the national capital, tomato prices have gone up from Rs 60 per kg to Rs 80...
  • Government discusses contingency plan to tackle possible drought July 8, 2014

    New Delhi: With the spectre of drought looming in several states, Lok Sabha on Tuesday discussed up a contingency plan for districts that could be the worst affected. Delay in onset of monsoon and its slow progress have led to late sowing of paddy, pulses, oilseeds and cotton, but the...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 1, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • PM meets Finance, Agriculture, Food Ministers to discuss inflation June 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday called a meeting with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh and Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan to discuss inflation. Sources say the agenda is to prepare the contingency plans in case of a monsoon deficit. The monsoon's progress has weakened,...
  • Azam Khan tells UP BJP to ask Centre to ban meat export June 25, 2014

    UP Minister Azam Khan on Wednesday said problem of illegal slaughtering of lactating animals can be solved if the Centre brings a policy banning meat export. Khan, while replying to an adjournment notice moved by BJP legislators Laxmikant Bajpai and Radha Mohan Das in the state Assembly on slaughtering of lactating...