Budget 2020: Govt must give priority to agriculture, empower farm sector to revive economy; don't hand out doles and sops
In Budget 2020, it is fervently hoped that the government will focus on genuinely empowering the farm sector.
National Milk Day: Recent studies have soured the health benefits of adults consuming milk. What should we make of them?
While there is no doubt that for children, and breastfeeding infants especially, milk is crucial, the science gets murkier when dealing with adults.
Union Budget 2019: Will Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman be able to salvage the agriculture sector?
With 50 percent of the population dependent on agricultural incomes—fully or partly—farm distress has the potential to pull down consumption,
On reading Game India, one realises that part of the reason for India’s unsteady move towards economic rediscovery is its inability to focus on one of its inherent strengths—its people
Onion farmers' distress: Verghese Kurien's formula of giving farmers 50% of market price of harvest can help
The government’s formula of subsidies and grants is akin to treating a farmer like a beggar who holds out his bowl for charity and alms.
Maharashtra farmers' agitation: State worst performer in irrigation; policymakers deserve to be put on trial
The agitation leaders have made more demands of the type that will harm farmers, and less of the type that will protect farmers in the years to come
Farmers won’t produce more if the prices they get from other cooperatives remain low. The unwillingness to produce more because of low prices offered by the private dairy sector is indeed the real truth behind the current milk crisis.
Akshay Kumar is reportedly in negotiations to play the Milkman of India, Dr Verghese Kurien in his Shree Narayan Singh-directed biopic
Shree Narayan Singh, Ekta Kapoor to collaborate on biopic of 'Milkman of India' Verghese Kurien based on his autobiography
After Toilet: Ek Prem Katha and Batti Gul Meter Chalu, Shree Narayan Singh will direct his third film on Operation Flood or the White Revolution.
Innovation is the basic source of wealth creation within an economy and is beneficial, both for companies and for nations, in order to survive and develop in a commercial environment
It remains to be seen whether tthe Dalits and the Muslims will remember the harassment by the vigilantes
Google celebrates the 94th birth anniversary of Verghese Kurien, the founder of diary giant Amul, by posting a doodle on its homepage showing the 'milkman of India' with a can in his hand along with a buffalo in the picture.
Verghese Kurien's success was that he kindled urban interest in a rural story of empowerment and sustenance.
The success of Amul is no accident. It was Dr Kurien's understanding of how brands work, of the importance of building brands, of the focus on quality, value for money and customer centricity.
Amul is not just the taste of India; Amul is the brand of India. And the man who created Amul, the Brand of India, is no more.