Mangani Thiruvizha brings festive spirit to Karaikal streets after two years

Excitement hovered thick in the air as mangoes were tossed from balconies of houses after a gap of two years owing to the pandemic.

published on : 14th July 2022

Jelly production declines by 80 per cent in Vizianagaram due to mango shortage

The prices of mangoes have doubled, taking the expenditure for jelly production 2-3 times higher than normal,” said G Ramunaidu, a jelly maker from Bheemili village.  

published on : 3rd July 2022

For cause of earth, IIMC gifts seeds

Regional Director of the Institute Prof Mrinal Chatterjee appealed students to plant these seeds and get maximum benefit for themselves and the community at large.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Totapuri mangoes selling like hot cakes, traders queue up in Chittoor district 

The traders from Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Punjab visit the mango markets in Damalacheruvu, Tirupati, Bangarupalyam and Puttur. 

published on : 25th June 2022

Grab the last bite of Mango

As it’s time to bid the mango season goodbye, here’s a restaurant that helps you do it in style with its promising Mango Mania food festival — an entire meal made of mangoes

published on : 25th June 2022

With Karaikal Mangani Thiruvizha around the corner, activists express concern over quality of fruits

Use of ripening agents such as calcium carbide and ethephon could cause serious health issues, officials said.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Magical mornings of mangoes and merriment near Chennai

The Mango Tourism Festival at Hanu Reddy Raghava Farms over the weekend was a melting pot of traditional games, cultural activities, mango-based events and food.

published on : 14th June 2022

Asani, unseasonal rains hit mango growers in Nellore hard

By May end, the prices halved further. 

published on : 10th June 2022

Bidder flags irregularity in mango expo tender, Krishnagiri administration officials deny charge

The bidder was stopped and manhandled by DMK cadres, along with DMK town secretary SK Nawab and Krishnagiri east district in-charge T Senguttuvan.

published on : 8th June 2022

Mango production down by around 70 per cent in UP due to adverse weather, say growers

A maximum temperature of 30 to 35 degrees Celsius is required during the flowering season but this year the temperature soared to 40 degrees Celsius in March itself, damaging the mango flowers.

published on : 29th May 2022

Harrison Ford-starrer 'Indiana Jones 5' to release on June 30 next year

Taking over from Steven Spielberg, James Mangold is at the helm for Indiana Jones 5 with Jez Butterworth and John-Henry Butterworth. Mangold is also co-writing the script.

published on : 27th May 2022

Mango Mela returns with much fervour after 2-year Covid break

The minister appealed to the customers to extend support to farmers and encourage them during the distress situation and buy mangoes at Hopcoms. 

published on : 23rd May 2022

Soaring prices burn a hole in mango-lovers’ pockets

Mango-lovers in and around Vijayawada have to shell out more money this summer due to a decline in production of the fruit by around 40 per cent.

published on : 21st May 2022

Anti-encroachment drive in Delhi's Mangolpuri cancelled due to unavailability of police force

Last month, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) had to cancel its demolition drive in Jasola-Sarita Vihar due to the same reason.

published on : 20th May 2022

Asani-affected farmers dump mangoes in canals

In the meanwhile, Cyclone Asani came as a rude shock for farmers who thought they could make good returns on the produce once the harvesting is done.

published on : 18th May 2022

Care for a Kuttiattoor mango bite?

Popular for their flavour and shimmering orange-yellow shade, Kuttiattoor mangoes received the Geographical Indication Tag in 2021. 

published on : 13th May 2022

No artificial ripening of mangoes, Salem traders told

A fine of Rs 2 lakh will also be slapped on the traders in violation of the norms.

published on : 13th May 2022

1.5 tonne of artificially ripened mangoes seized in Tamil Nadu's Villupuram

According to official sources, inspections at 15 fruit stalls and five godowns located in MG Road, EP Road and Bahar Shah street were held to check the quality of mangoes.

published on : 11th May 2022

Mangoes to turn costly in Dharmapuri as pests ravage orchards 

Dharmapuri is one of the largest producers of mangoes in the Western region.

published on : 9th May 2022

Kovai frets over artificial ripening of mangoes

Residents have complained about the traders who have been using chemicals such as ethylene ripeners, ethylene sprays, etc., to artificially ripen mangoes.

published on : 8th May 2022
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