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Jul 23, 2017
If President Kovind can follow in Governor Kovind's footsteps, India’s higher education will be well-servedPresident-elect Ram Nath Kovind's social background will give a further thrust to the plebian ethos in the management of higher education.
Jul 21, 2017
Thailand: Yingluck Shinawatra's corruption trial in final stage, hundreds throng streets to show supportToppled Thai premier Yingluck Shinawatra was mobbed by well-wishers, many bearing red roses on Thursday, as she arrived for what could be the final hearing in a trial for criminal negligence
Jul 18, 2017
Plastic eggs, rice, sugar being sold? LS members raise concerns, govt says no specific case yetThe government said that the reports of plastic eggs had come to the notice of food safety regulator FSSAI
Jul 16, 2017
US congresswomen demand right to bare arms: Paul Ryan to change dress code after sleeveless protestIn a unique protest, US Congresswomen on both sides of the aisle wore sleeveless dresses to support their "right to bare arms" in parts of Washington's Capitol building.
Jul 15, 2017
Climate change to put India at high risk of flooding, decrease crop production by 8%: StudyA new report has warned and said Southern India may witness a decline in rice yields by five per cent in 2030s.
Jul 11, 2017
India to become largest milk producer in 2026: UN-OECD reportUN report said that over the first quarter of the 21st century, milk production in India will be nearly tripled
Jun 20, 2017
Govt raises rice, cotton buying prices as farmers' protests mountPrices paid to local farmers for common grade paddy rice are to be raised by 5.4 percent to Rs 1,550 per 100 kg for the year starting on 1 July, while long staple cotton prices have been hiked by 3.8 percent to Rs 4,320 per 100 kg.
May 31, 2017
Petrol price hiked by Rs 1.23 per litre, diesel price goes up by 89 paisePetrol price was hiked on Wednesday by Rs 1.23 per litre and diesel by 89 paise a litre in sync with rising international fuel rates.
May 26, 2017
Stephanie Rice's India dream: Swimming legend wants to mentor country's athletes to glory at OlympicsBeijing Olympics gold medallist Stephanie Rice talks to Firstpost about her special bond with India, wanting to help Indian athletes achieve glory, facing an identity crisis and never rethinking her move to retire early.
May 25, 2017
Climate change will adversely hit rice productivity, say Indian scientistsIndian agriculture scientists have found that rising temperature will adversely hit rice productivity in the country.