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11 May, 2018 6:44 PM MPF puts a smile on children’s faces

Conducts over 1,500 cleft surgeries in eleven States The Muthoot Pappachan Foundation (MPF), through its CSR programme ‘Smile Please’ in association with Mission Smile, has conducted over 1,500 cleft surgeries for children in 11 States across the nation. The purpose was to conduct ‘comprehensive cleft care surgery missions’ across India, providing free surgical 35

27 April, 2018 12:57 PM Buffalo meat exports up 2% at 1.35 mn ton in FY18

India's buffalo meat exports increased by nearly 2 percent to 13.48 lakh tonnes in 2017-18 but fell marginally in value terms to Rs 25,988 crore, official data showed. Vietnam, Malaysia and Egypt are the three major destinations for the country's buffalo meat shipments. According to agri-export promotion body APEDA, the country exported 13,48,225 tonnes 78

25 April, 2018 5:12 PM Ministry hikes target for foodgrain production

Banking on the forecast of a normal monsoon, the Ministry of Agriculture has set a target to increase foodgrain production to a record 283.7 million tonnes in 2018-19. That would be a 6 million tonne increase from the second advance estimates of 277.5 million tonnes in 2017-18. “The Indian Meteorological Department forecast of a normal monsoon is a good signal 31

16 April, 2018 4:59 PM WPI inflation eases to 2.47% in March

Inflation based on wholesale prices slipped marginally to 2.47% in March on falling prices of food items, especially vegetables and pulses. On the basis of the Wholesale Price Index, inflation had quickened to 2.48% in February and to 5.11% in March last year. According to government data, food articles witnessed deflation after about eight months as vegetables 37

15 March, 2018 5:48 AM Ketogenic Diet For Weight Loss: 5 Things About The Fat-Friendly Diet You Must Know

Although the health effects of the diet are still being debated, a number of celebrities have been known to depend on it to achieve their respective body goals. "Indians are primarily dependent on grains, lentils, pulses and millets. Our diet is carb-heavy. We usually don't eat meats in high quantity. The diet is not a viable option at all. If you aren't 50

14 March, 2018 7:47 AM Wholesale inflation eases to 7-month low of 2.48 % in February

Inflation based on wholesale prices eased to a seven-month low of 2.48 % in February on cheaper food articles, including vegetables. On the basis of Wholesale Price Index (WPI), inflation was 2.84 % in January and 5.51 % in February 2017. WPI inflation at 2.48 % in February is the lowest in seven months. The previous low level was recorded in July at 1.88 %. According 34

12 March, 2018 2:03 PM Retail inflation at 4-month low of 4.44% on cheaper food, fuel

However, it was 3.65% in February 2017. Retail inflation fell to a 4-month low of 4.44% in February on cheaper food articles and lower cost for fuel. Retail inflation, based on Consumer Price Index (CPI), was at 5.07% in January. Data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) showed that the rate of price rise in the consumer food segment was lower 36

15 February, 2018 8:28 AM WPI inflation eases to 6-month low of 2.84% in January

New Delhi: Inflation based on wholesale prices eased to a six-month low of 2.84 percent in January on cheaper food articles even as vegetable prices continued to rule high. Calculated on the basis of Wholesale Price Index (WPI), the inflation was 3.58 percent in December 2017 and 4.26 percent in January 2017. WPI inflation at 2.84 percent in January 39

5 February, 2018 1:58 AM State may see highest foodgrain production this year

Officials estimate the output at 95.01 lakh tonnes against last year’s 90.59 lakh tonnes The production of foodgrain in Telangana is expected to be the highest since the formation of the State this agriculture year (2017-18) as it is estimated to be about 95.01 lakh tonnes, about five lakh tonnes more than the output achieved last year. Growth in the production 2

1 February, 2018 6:37 AM Budget 2018: Govt to take steps to promote agriculture commodity exports

India is one of biggest producers and exporters of agri commodities. New Delhi: The government will take steps to boost exports of agriculture commodities which have the potential of reaching $100 billion, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today. "India's agri exports potential is as high as $100 billion against a current export of $30 billion. To realise 47