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November 27, 2021

Kerala man conserves 650 rice varieties in 25-cent plot

KASARAGOD: As an 18-year-old boy, he fell in love with the tiny grains of Rajakayame rice. He used to glean the paddy field and the pathway on which reapers carried the harvested paddy bundles. Today, Sathyanarayana Beleri is a one-man paddy gene…

Issue price of Sovereign Gold Bond fixed at Rs 4,791 per gram

New Delhi, Nov 26 (UNI) The issue price for the 8th tranche of the Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme 2021-22 has been fixed at Rs 4,791 per gram. "The Government of India in consultation with the Reserve Bank of India has decided to allow discount of Rs 50…

Colonial frame of mind stalls progress: PM Narendra Modi

NEW DELHI: Stressing the need of shedding colonial mindset, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said for a progressive country, the greatest source of inspiration is the constitution. Speaking at the Constitution Day celebrations organised by…

Sujanpur Tira to be Paragliding destination

Hamirpur (HP), Nov 27(UNI) Sujanpur Tira, the historic town of Himachal Pradesh is now set to emerge as a Para Gliding destination. The HP government has issued a notification giving permission for enjoying thrilling aero sports in the town. Based…

Sindhu fights her way into Indonesia Open semifinal

BALI: India's two-time Olympic medal-winning shuttler P V Sindhu came back from a game down to beat South Korea's Sim Yujin and enter the semifinals of the Indonesia Open Super 1000 tournament here on Friday. The men's doubles duo of Satwiksairaj…