Japan, India, Bamboo, Research, North East, Grass, National Bamboo Mission, National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture, Dr. Jitendra Singh

Cane and Bamboo Technology Park at Burnihat, Assam

The Union Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Dr. Jitendra Singh inaugurated the Cane and Bamboo Technology Park-cum-Office Premises of Cane and Bamboo Technology Centre (CBTC) at Burnihat, Assam today. The Bamboo Technology Park has been developed to exclusively deal with Bamboo & Cane, catering to the needs of the industries, […]

ethanol, petrol, India, EBP, clean fuel, bio fuel usage

Government targets 20% ethanol blend in petrol by 2030

Government is implementing Ethanol Blended Petrol (EBP) Programme through Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs). At present, Public Sector OMCs are selling upto 10% ethanol blended petrol. Government has notified the National Policy on Biofuels-2018 on 8.6.2018 which indicates a target of 20% blending of ethanol in petrol by 2030. Government has fixed prices for ethanol procurement […]

Prime Minister ,Narendra Modi, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, Maldives, MDP,Maldivian Democratic Party , Policy, Business, Neighbourhood First, Mohamed Nasheed

PM Modi congratulates President of Maldives

Prime Minister Narendra Modi called Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, President of the Republic of Maldives today, and complimented him on the victory of the Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) in the recent Parliamentary elections. Prime Minister Modi noted that this significant victory of MDP signifies a resounding endorsement of the policies and efforts of its leaders, who […]

Indian Coffee, Araku, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Bababudangiris Arabica coffee,Monsooned Malabar Robusta Coffee,Coorg Arabica coffee,Wayanaad Robusta coffee ,Chikmagalur Arabica coffee

Five varieties of Indian coffee get GI Certification

The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India has recently awarded Geographical Indication (GI) to five varieties of Indian coffee. They are: Coorg Arabica coffee is grown specifically in the region of Kodagu district in Karnataka. Wayanaad Robusta coffee is grown specifically in the region of […]