ICAR

Mysuru farmer bags ICAR’s award for conservation of Bandur sheep

Acharya said his farm, spread across 50 acres of organically maintained agriculture land, was started in 2012.

published on : 25th December 2022

Indian American lab owner convicted in USD 447 million genetic testing scam

To conceal the kickbacks, Patel required the patient brokers to sign contracts that falsely stated that they were performing legitimate advertising services for LabSolutions.

published on : 17th December 2022

37 new Basthi Dawakhanas to come up in Hyderabad

GHMC is taking steps to establish the remaining 37 at community halls and other governments premises. 

published on : 30th November 2022

Food safety authority approves, yak is now a food animal

As per the nutritional analysis, yak milk contains 78-82% water, 7.5-8.5% fat, 4.9-5.3% protein, 4.5-5.0% lactose and 12.3-13.4% SNF.

published on : 26th November 2022

ICAR-KVK experts promote polyculture to help cut loss in carp farming

Carps are categorised into Indian major carps - catla, rohu and mrigal - and exotic carps, which includes silver, grass and common carp.

published on : 26th November 2022

Now, grow veggies, fruits, spices without soil, courtesy IIHR-Oz varsity

Even the nutrients can be used without wasting them.

published on : 23rd November 2022

Gender inequality in fisheries sector needs to be addressed, says Kerala governor

Dr T K Srinivasa Gopal, renowned fish processing technologist and academician received the SOFTI Biennial Award 2017 from the Governor.

published on : 21st November 2022

ICAR-CCARI launches Coastal Agricultural Information System to benefit farmers, scientists, policymakers

Highlighting the importance of the training programme, CIFOR-ICRAF Asia Director Javed Rizvi urged the participating countries to identify opportunities for mutual collaboration.

published on : 9th November 2022

Vizhinjam stir for posterity: Church official

Pereira says time has come for various personalities, public to join forces against wrong policies in the name of devpt

published on : 20th October 2022

Delhi's AQI airing concerns

Taking serious note of the problem, the government last year decided to set up a commission for Air Quality Management in National Capital Region and adjoining areas.

published on : 10th October 2022

ICAR researchers discover new species of catfish in Mettur Dam

A new catfish species of the genus Pangasius has been discovered by the ICAR-National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources (ICAR-NBFGR) from Mettur Dam in Salem district.

published on : 30th September 2022

Odisha: Agriculture students protest as ICAR de-affiliates college

The agitating students alleged that due to the de-affiliation, they will not get scholarships from ICAR anymore.

published on : 27th August 2022

Maternal health tracker ThaicareNellai turning the tide in Tirunelveli?

The ThaicareNellai network, aimed at improving maternal health, uses multiple data points to assess risk, stage interventions and ensure safe deliveries.

published on : 9th August 2022

ICAR-Central Institute for women in agriculture conducts event for Nutri-sensitive awareness 

Chairperson of National Commission for Women said the Centre is dedicated to the wellbeing of women and taking measures to formulate and implement both women inclusive and women exclusive policies.

published on : 10th July 2022

ICAR-NBFGR scientists discover two new species of marine fishes along Tamil Nadu coast

One is a type of eel, from the Colachel fish landing centre in Kanniyakumari district, and the other is a sardine fish from Pattinapakkam fish landing centre in Chennai.

published on : 8th July 2022

Nicole Kidman to lead thriller film 'Holland, Michigan' for Amazon Studios

In addition to headlining the project, Kidman will also produce with Per Saari under her Blossom Films.

published on : 18th June 2022

OmniCard launches cash withdrawal facility across all ATMs via e-wallet 

The move came in after RBI permitted the non-bank licensed entities to enable cash withdrawals from the digital wallet.

published on : 12th June 2022

Setting the green scene

From setting up kitchen and/or balcony gardens to planting a rooftop garden—city dwellers, too, have identified a few sure-shot ways to transform their homes into green havens.

published on : 11th June 2022

SUM conducts first bravos brachytherapy in Odisha

Oncologists at the SUM Ultimate Medicare (SUMUM) here conducted the first bravos brachytherapy in the State by successfully treating  a man suffering from tongue cancer.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Telangana's Forest College and Research Institute all set to get ICAR accreditation

Priyankaa Varghese, Dean of FCRI, informed the delegation about the support from the State government since inception in 2016.

published on : 25th March 2022
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