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  • 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...
  • Agriculture Minister discusses EU mango ban issue with British High Commissioner June 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan has raised the issue of the European Union's ban on mangoes with the British High Commissioner who met him on Tuesday. Sources say that Radha Mohan expressed serious concerns on being singled out in Asia. A highpowered team of scientific experts from the European...
  • Centre plans to turn eastern states into organic farming hub June 16, 2014

    The central government is planning to turn India's eastern states into an organic farminghub, union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said in Patna on Monday. "Our priority is to develop Bihar, Odisha, West Bengal and eastern Uttar Pradesh into an organic farming hub for development of the region and to provide...
  • Pradhan Mantri Gram Sinchai Yojana to be launched: Radha Mohan Singh June 14, 2014

    To boost agricultural yield, the Union Agriculture Ministry is going to launch 'Pradhan Mantri Gram Sinchai Yojana' in the country. "The motive of Pradhan Mantri Gram Sinchai Yojana will be to take irrigation water to each and every agricultural field in the country. Farm productivity could not be increased until water...
  • Will enact bill for setting up central university at Motihari: Sushil Modi May 29, 2014

    The NDA government will soon enact a legislation for setting up a Central university at Motihari in Bihar, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi said. Modi has spoken to HRD Minister Smriti Irani and Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh who have assured him that the Bill on setting up the Central...
  • Fiveterm BJP MP Radha Mohan Singh finally gets his reward May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: An unsung worker of Jan Sangh and BJP all his life, veteran leader Radha Mohan Singh finally got his reward for his years of toil when he found a berth in the Narendra Modi government. Singh (64) started his career from Motihari in Bihar as an ABVP Nagar...
  • Governor's former OSD, BSP leader arrested in recruitment scams April 15, 2014

    Dhanraj Yadav, former Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to the Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav, and BSP leader Radha Raman Ahirwar have been arrested in connection with two recruitment examination scams in the state. The MP Special Task Force arrested the two accused yesterday from Bhopal, STF sources said here...
  • Maruthi rubbishes plagiarism allegations, says 'Radha' is his story February 14, 2014

    Chennai: Telugu filmmaker Maruthi has rubbished allegations 'Radha' story was stolen from a young writer and said the upcoming Telugu romanticdrama is his own creation. "Following the allegations against me, I have submitted my script to the Writer's Association. Every line in the script is my own and I have not...
  • Cong leader present as killed woman's family give statement February 12, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: There was some dram during the recording of statements of the murdered sweeper Radha's family members. Communist Party of IndiaMarxist workers protested against the alleged presence of a local Congress leader when the statements were being recorded pointing out that she was in fact killed in a Congress office....
  • 5centuryold idol of Krishna and Radha stolen from a temple during marriage ceremony December 9, 2013

    A fivecenturyold idol of Lord Krishna and Radha was allegedly stolen from a temple in Saket village in Mathura on Sunday, police said. The theft took place while a marriage was taking place in the village and the residents were engrossed in the celebrations, said SSP Gulab Singh. Two teams of...
  • TN: Girl commits suicide unable to bear separation from lesbian partner November 16, 2013

    Unable to bear the forcible separation from her lesbian partner, a 20yearold girl, on Saturday, committed suicide by hanging at her home. According to police Radha (20) in her death note had stated "I suffered insult in the society. I could not forget my friend. Hence I am leaving this world". Radha...
  • Janmashtami celebrated with fervour in Krishna's birth place August 28, 2013

    Over ten lakh devotees paid their obeisance at different decked-up temples in the city on the occasion of Janmashtami, the festival signifying the birth of Lord Krishna. Besides Mathura, a large number of people also visited several temples of Vrindaban and Goverdhan. Krishna Janmasthan or Kesava Deo temple and Dwarkadheesh temple in...
  • BJP to focus on Bahuguna govt's handling of calamity in LS polls August 26, 2013

    Opposition BJP in Uttarakhand will make Bahuguna government's alleged slipshod handling of the situation arising out of the June calamity in the state its main poll plank in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. A political resolution to this effect was passed by the party at a meeting of the executive committee...
  • Defence secy Radha Krishna Mathur to visit Russia next week August 15, 2013

    Progress made in the Admiral Gorshkov aircraft carrier project and issues over the pricing of the underdevelopment fifth generation fighter aircraft project are expected to be discussed during Defence Secretary Radha Krishna Mathur's visit to Moscow next week. The Defence Secretary is leading a highlevel triservices team comprising threestar rank officers...
  • Uttarakhand floods: Massive confusion over missing children July 4, 2013

    Dehradun: Eighteen days have passed since heavy rains, flash floods and landslides wreaked havoc in Uttarakhand but the state government machinery has failed to finalise the number of missing children in the state. The government made a panel to get the details of missing children in the tragedy. But the...
  • Tamil film 'Singam 2' is set for a June release May 12, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil actor Suriya starrer action drama 'Singam 2' is expected to release in the second of week of June. "The film ('Singam 2') is currently undergoing post production work. It will have a grand audio launch on June 1 followed by worldwide release in the second week of the same...
  • Tamil review: Romcom 'Soodhu Kavvum' is a one time watch May 3, 2013

    Cast: Vijay Sethupathi, Sanchita Shetty, Radha Ravi, M S Bhaskar, Simha, Ashok Selvan, RJ Ramesh Thilak and Karuna Karan Director: Nalan Kumarasamy Packed with several funny, outrageous twists, 'Soodhu Kavvum' (SV) makes for a great one time watch. You can't possibly enjoy the film a second time because most of the plot...
  • Debutant Abhay to play lead in Srinivasa Ramanujan biopic April 29, 2013

    Chennai: Debutant Tamil actor Abhay, grandson of yesteryear actors Gemini Ganeshan and Savithri, is set to reprise the role of math genius Srinivasa Ramanujan in upcoming Tamil English bilingual 'Ramanujan'. "Abhay will play the titular character of the math genius in the film, which will feature southern actress Bhama as his...
  • Venkatesh to play the lead in Maruthi's next April 24, 2013

    After directing commercial hit films like 'Ee Rojullo' and 'Bus stop' director Maruthi is all set to make a film titled 'Kottha Janta' with Allu Sirish and Regina Cassandra. The buzz is that now he will direct a film titled 'Radha' with Telugu actor Venkatesh as hero. Venkatesh's upcoming film 'Shadow'...
  • Prakash gives me freedom as a producer: Radha Mohan April 21, 2013

    Chennai: Having directed five of six Tamil films produced by Prakash Raj, Tamil director Radha Mohan describes the time spent with the actorfilmmaker as a "beautiful journey". "Prakash and I have been on a beautiful journey and we always enjoy working together. He gives me a lot of freedom as a...