User: phemk23 Topic: Gujarat Agriculture
Category: Tribal Districts Agriculture
Last updated: Jan 14 2018 08:47 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Jayanti Ravi: The Sunday food-crawl @ Sattvik 14.1.2018 DNA: Wide Angle
During my childhood years, 'Beautiful Sunday' was a very popular song by Usha Uthup. Over the years, across the world, Sundays have come to be a day of leisure, fun with family, for outings, household chores and so on. A few Sundays ago, with our extended family from the US, we decided to go on a food-crawl at the Sattvik food festival in Ahmedabad. Relishing and, at times, braving the wintery yet piercing sun, the first stop was for some spicy yet satisfying Kahwa, a spicy tea, all the way from Kashmir. The experience of Sattvik was one of having wholesome, healthy food with some very refreshing look, feel and presentation. Prof Anil Gupta, who along with Rameshbhai Patel has instituted Sattvik, thought of this very innovative way of tingling the imagination of people. They realised that a way to a human being's heart and mind is through her stomach. Presenting virtuous, innovative and largely organic food to them would ignite their innovative quotient. And, voila, Sattvik took birth, fifteen years ago, ...
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Cabinet rejig: Sudarshan Bhagat shifted to Tribal Affairs Ministry as MoS 3.9.2017 News
Sudarshan Bhagat, who was holding the charge of Minister of State for Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, was today shifted to the Ministry of Tribal Affairs as a junior minister. Bhagat had taken charge as the Minister of State for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare on July 8 last year. He represents Lohardaga (Jharkhand) constituency in Lok Sabha. With his induction, there are now two junior ministers of Tribal Affairs. The other minister is Jaswantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor, a sitting MP of the BJP from Dahod in Gujarat. Bhagat was the member of 15th Lok Sabha (2009-2014). He was a member of Jharkhand Legislative Assembly from 2000-2005 and was Minister of State for Human Resources (2000-2003) and CM Secretariat (Independent Charge) (2003-2004) in the Jharkhand government. He also served as Cabinet Minister of Welfare (2004-2005) in the Jharkhand government. Born on October 10, 1969, Bhagat is a graduate and has been member of various Parliamentary committees.
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Kings of the Dang 23.6.2017 Hindu: Arts
Every year, this tribal district sees an extravagant darbar, the legacy of a 19th century colonial custom
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CARE ratings for Indian debt instruments-Mar 8 8.3.2017 Sify Finance
Mar 8 (Reuters) - Below are the ratings awarded by Credit Analysis and Research Ltd. (CARE) for local debt instruments as of March 7, 2017. COMPANY
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Modi reaches out to tribes on birthday 18.9.2016 Hindu: News
Mr. Modi also visited his mother Hiraba to seek her blessings and expressed his gratitude to the people of Gujarat for their blessings and wishes.
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Deficit monsoon in south Gujarat for second year in row 4.9.2016 Surat News, News from Surat Gujarat | Times of India Surat News
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Two held with five pistols from Dahod 14.8.2016 Vadodara - City - The Times of India
Two persons were arrested after Dahod police seized five country-made pistols and 10 live cartridges from them.
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Five country-made pistols seized from duo at Dahod 14.8.2016 Vadodara - City - The Times of India
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Electric farm fencing claims two more lives 12.8.2016 Rajkot - City - The Times of India
Leela Nayak (30) and her husband Kalsingh, natives of Vandra village of Dahod district, had come to the village with their daughter Sumati in search of farm work.
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Dangs declared Gujarat’s 100% organic farming district 30.7.2016 TOI: Ahmedabad Times
Chief minister Anandiben Patel on Saturday inaugurated the 67th State Van Mahotsav at Nanapoda in Valsad district by throwing open mango orchard ‘Amravan’ created by state forest department, amidst light showers in the backdrop of greenery all around. She also opened a village haat built at a cost of Rs.2-crore as local buyers-sellers meeting place.
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Two arrested for murder of a labourer 20.7.2016 TOI: Ahmedabad Times
Kheda police have arrested two persons for the murder of Natu Khant, a farm labourer and native of Panchmahal.He was killed on April 24 at Dabhan village.
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Jaswantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor takes over as new Minister of State in the Tribal Affairs Ministry 11.7.2016 Govt of india: PIB
Shri Jaswantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor today took over as new Minister of State in the Ministry of Tribal Affairs here in New Delhi. Soon after assuming his office Shri Bhabhor said he would try his best in accomplishing the expectations of the Prime Minister.
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Shah draws parallel between Modi, Lal Bahadur Shastri 16.5.2016 Vadodara - City - The Times of India
"He (Modi) initiated 'give it up' scheme and appealed well-to-do people to give up gas subsidy for the sake of country's poor.
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Gujarat govt brings out circular for voluntary donation of private land in tribal areas 14.5.2016 TOI: Ahmedabad Times
With Gujarat government bringing out circulars for voluntary donation of land for public services in tribal areas, tribals can now donate land and so can general citizens.
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Conversion of tribals has stopped: Minister 9.5.2016 Hindu: Delhi
Conversion of tribal people to Christianity in Dangs district has “stopped because of intervention” by the Gujarat government, State Minister Mangubhai Patel said here on Sunday.Speaking at a function...
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Religious conversion of tribals in Dangs has stopped: Guj min 8.5.2016 TOI: All Headlines
Religious conversion of tribals in Dangs has stopped: Guj min
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Babus pip poor to poverty line! 20.4.2016 TOI: Ahmedabad Times
The delayed implementation of the National Food Security Act (NFSA) by the Gujarat government from April 1 has thrown up a rather unappetizing truth.
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Lightning kills cattle, damages houses in Panchmahal, Dahod 4.3.2016 Vadodara - City - The Times of India
Lightining struck at one place in Panchmahal district and two others in Dahod district during thunderstorms that were witnessed in the early hours on Thursday.It also damaged houses and killed cattle.
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CARE ratings for Indian debt instruments-Nov 19 19.11.2015 Sify Finance
Nov 19 (Reuters) - Below are the ratings awarded by Credit Analysis and Research Ltd. (CARE) for local debt instruments as of November 18, 2015. COMPANY
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Know Your Smart City: Gujarat 16.9.2015 Latest News
In the 10th part of the 'Know Your Smart City' web series on the 98 cities that have been shortlisted to be equipped with modern facilities and innovative solutions over time, we look at the six cities Gujarat.
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