Climate crunch, food security is on the stake

Feeding a hungry planet is growing increasingly difficult as climate change and depletion of land and other resources undermine Food systems, the U.N. Food and Agricultural Organization said on Wednesday as it renewed appeals for better policies and technologies to reach “zero hunger.” Population growth requires supplies of more nutritious food at affordable prices, but increasing farm output is hard given the “fragility of the natural resource base” since humans have outstripped Earth’s carrying capacity in terms of land, water and climate change, the report said. About 820 million people…

Development of Chhindwara is a result of Citizens’ love and faith: Kamalnath

The chief Minister Shri Kamal Nath said that there is need to connect young generation with Indian Culture, Traditions and Social Values. By this only, we can build our country and make it great again. He mentioned that development is visible by works not by announcements. Shri Kamal Nath was addressing the public gathering after unveiling the life size statue of Raja Bhoj, dedicating the water supply scheme for Chhindwara city and inspection of the under construction government medical college in Chhindwara today. Raja Bhoj described Indian culture as great…

Knowledge provided by the Indian Rishis and Munis are completely based on scientific method

Minister for Science and Technology Shri P.C. Sharma, while addressing the concluding programme of the 2 Day National Symposium organized on the subject’ Bhartiya Vangmay mein Vigyan evam Taknik’ said that zero and decimal is a gift to the World from the Indian Science. The symposium was organized under the joint aegis of Madhya Pradesh Council of Science and Technology, Atal Bihari Hindi Vishwavidyalaya and Indian Council of Historical Research, New Delhi. Minister Shri Sharma stated that knowledge provided by the Indian Rishis and Munis are completely based on scientific…

India lost third T20 inspite of a good knock by Smriti Mandhana

The Indian women’s team almost pulled off a dramatic win but failed to score a boundary in the final delivery to lose the third and final T20 International against New Zealand by a mere two runs in Hamilton on Sunday. Chasing 162 for a win, star opening batswoman Smriti Mandhana took the Indian team on course for a consolation win with a career-best knock of 86 from 52 balls but the visiting side failed to build on her scintillating knock to end their innings at 159 for 4. With the three-match…

Ana Paula da Silva with a deep neckline drag the attention of the world

A female lawmaker who attended a swearing-in ceremony in a business suit accentuating her breasts is causing a furor in Brazil, a deeply conservative country also known for skimpy swim suits and exuberant celebrations during Carnival. The controversy began when Ana Paula da Silva, from the southern state of Santa Catarina, showed up to the Feb. 1 ceremony in a tight, two-piece red pantsuit that showed deep cleavage. “Breasts of discord,” read a sarcastic headline Thursday in a column by Mariliz Pereira Jorge from leading daily Folha de S. Paulo.…

Devarapalli Prakash Rao: He is not just Chaiwala but Padma Shri chaiwala

Devarapalli Prakash Rao, an elderly man who runs a tea stall in Cuttack city’s busy Buxi Bazaar area, was at a hospital on Saturday (January 25) when he got the biggest surprise of his life. At around 11:30 pm, he was informed via a phone call from Delhi that the government had conferred him with the fourth-highest civilian award in India, the Padma Shri, for his contributions in the field of social work. “Yesterday at around 11:30 pm, I got a call from Delhi saying that I am being conferred…

Welcomes Priyanka Gandhi to UP politics: Akhilesh Yadav

Lukhnow: After three days of silence, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav has finally hailed Priyanka Gandhi’s entry electoral debut in Uttar Pradesh. He praised Congress for appointing Priyanka as the AICC general secretary of East UP and called it a right decision. After hoisting the Tricolour at the Janeshwar Mishra Park in Lucknow, accompanied by his party workers, Akhilesh told mediapersons, “Samajwadi Party always welcomes new people in politics. I congratulate the Congress party and its president for appointing Priyanka Gandhi as the AICC general secretary of East UP.” According…

Kamal Nath launches Yuva Swabhiman Scheme, A 100 days job oriented Scheme

The Chief Minister Shri Kamal Nath has said that a new scheme Yuva Swabhimaan Yojana is being launched to provide provisional jobs to the poor urban youth. It will provide 100 days of employment to the urban poor youth in a year.         Giving details in his Republic Day message to the people, Shri  Kamal Nath said that the youth are the future of the State. They have talent, which needs to be honed in such a manner as would enable them harness job opportunities at national and international level.…

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra “Woman With Tainted Life Partner” says Shushil kumar

PATNA:  Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi launched a vitriolic attack on Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday, a day after she entered active politics, saying the Congress was feeling happy “over the induction of a woman with a tainted life partner”. In a tweet, the senior BJP leader also scoffed at Priyanka Gandhi’s resemblance with her grandmother and former prime minister Indira Gandhi. “If a person could become as capable as someone else merely by resembling him or her, by now we would have had many more Virat Kohlis…

Not to apologise to Rajput Karni Sena, says Kangana Ranaut

Actress Kangana Ranaut, whose forthcoming film Manikarnika — The Queen of Jhansi has sailed through many controversies, has said she will not apologise to rightwing Shri Rajput Karni Sena for the statement she made against them. Kangana Ranaut was interacting with the media when she unveiled first look of Amrapali X Manikarnika jewellery collection on Wednesday in Mumbai. There were reports that Shri Rajput Karni Sena opposed Manikarnika… as it shows Queen Laxmibai dancing to a special number, saying it is against tradition. They asked the makers of the film to show them…