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18 March, 2018 10:16 AM Madhya Pradesh And Chhattisgarh's New Bone Of Contention

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh and Chattishgarh are stuck in a grave dilemma over their new bone of contention - the Kadaknath chicken. The breed of chicken, also known as Kali Masi, is well-known for its high nutritional value and has become a matter of conflict with both states claiming its nativity. While Madhya Pradesh had applied for the Geographical Indication 69

17 February, 2018 2:37 AM Live sericulture museum to come up on Bengaluru-Mysuru highway

A total of ₹457 crore earmarked for sericulture in the 2018-19 budget Travellers on the Bengaluru-Mysuru highway can soon stop by at the sericulture museum that will be set up at Channapatna to catch a glimpse of the activities carried out by the sericulture industry. Making an announcement in the State Budget 2018-19 presented on Saturday, Chief Minister 36

16 February, 2018 7:01 PM Tripura Polls: Wind Of Change Versus Manik Sarkar's Image

Agartala: In Tripura, the ruling Left Front's campaign strategy rests on one face: Chief Minister Manik Sarkar. For years, the four-time chief minister's clean image had been enough to see his party through. This time, Mr Sarkar's most ardent supporters concede he has a fight on his hands. The BJP has run a high-pitched campaign against the Left Front 70

10 February, 2018 12:49 PM "PM Modi Drives Vehicle Looking In Rear-View Mirror, Will Cause Accidents": Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi advised the prime minister "to learn governance" from state Chief Minister Siddaramaiah "who runs the government looking forward". Hosapete: Hitting back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for criticising the policies of the previous Congress governments, Rahul Gandhi today said that the former is running the country by looking at the rear view mirror 45

2 February, 2018 11:39 AM Sameer Dharmadhikari joins Discovery JEET’s 21 Sarfarosh: Saragarhi 1897

Mumbai, 02 February 2018: The upcoming channel Discovery JEET’s 21 Sarfarosh: Saragarhi 1897 stars talented bunch of actors in the show and is now set to welcome another ace thespian. We are talking about the veteran star Sameer Dharmadhikari who is a very well known face in both TV and Bollywood. Sameer was last seen in the big budget flick 'Prem Ratan 63

1 February, 2018 3:09 PM Ekalavya schools to come up in tribal majority areas

It will have facilities for preserving art and culture: Jaitley The name of legendary tribal archer Ekalavya will soon become synonymous with residential schools in each block of the country where tribals constitute a majority of the population. This was announced by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his Budget speech. The Ekalavya Residential School 43

30 January, 2018 5:05 PM A celebration of tribal women’s valour

Koyas, Wadderas and other tribes remember Sammakka and Saralakka by holding jatara at Medaram once in two years The biennial Sammakka-Saralakka Jatara at Medaram is a celebration of valour of tribal women Sammakka and her daughter Saralamma. According to the legends, eight centuries ago, a group of Koyas travelling through the Dandakaranya found a little 13

25 January, 2018 7:33 PM BJP ties up with IPFT for Tripura polls

The BJP on Thursday formally announced its alliance with the Indigenous Peoples Front of Tripura (IPFT) for the Assembly elections in Tripura to be held on February 18. Ruling out the possibility of an alliance with any other regional party, Northeast Democratic Alliance (NEDA) chairman Himanta Biswa Sarma said, “We have struck a seat sharing deal with the IPFT, which 44

13 January, 2018 11:11 PM Google Doodle Pays Tribute To Writer-Activist Mahasweta Devi

Google paid tribute to social activist and Bengali author Mahasweta Devi today on the occasion of her 92nd birth anniversary. The Ramon Magsaysay awardee passed away in July 2016 following age-related illness. She was honoured with the Jnanpith Award in 1996. Counted among South Asia's most decorated authors, Mahasweta Devi was also bestowed with Padmashri 29

7 January, 2018 5:44 PM 5 Adivasis scale heights to protest against ‘injustice’

Demand Lambadas be removed from ST list Five activists of the Adivasi Sankshema Parishad (ASP) created a flutter by climbing a cell phone tower in Charla town in the Bhadrachalam Agency on Sunday demanding that Lambadas be removed from the list of Scheduled Tribes. Tense moments prevailed at the cell phone tower in the heart of the mandal headquarters 21