Darshan Mahajan's Play On Millets Earns Global Recognition

The acclaimed play Pruthvi Che Shetkari by theatre director Darshan Mahajan takes centre stage, garnering praise from top officials and recognition from the UN Food and Agriculture Department

By Outlook Planet Desk 28/11/2023

Transforming Millets Into A Rice Lookalike

Breaking ground in nutrition, ICAR-IIMR pioneers an innovative method to make millets resemble rice, offering a wholesome alternative for health-conscious individuals

By Outlook Planet Desk 21/11/2023

Recognising The Potential Of Millets

India's millet promotion strategy is not just about promoting a healthier diet but also addressing agricultural sustainability, climate change and food security concerns

By Nusrat Pathan 14/11/2023

Swaminathan Emphasised On Improvement Of Small Farmers' Lives, Says PM Modi; Calls Him True Kisan Vaigyanik

Lauding his vision, Modi said that Swaminathan had encouraged discourse around millets since the 1990s and emphasised on the need for sustainable farming and the delicate balance between human advancement and ecological sustainability

By PTI 07/10/2023

UK Minister Lauds India's Efforts In Millets

Under its G20 presidency, India has been flagging concerns of the Global South including in areas of food, fuel and fertiliser besides focusing on ensuring inclusive global growth, speedy implementation of the sustainable development goals (SDGs) and green...

By PTI 15/08/2023

APEDA Leads India’s Millet Mission

An Export Promotion Forum (EPF) has been specially established to promote millets in the international market through sharing of knowledge and opportunities

By Outlook Planet Desk 12/08/2023

Modi Lauds The Release Of Millets Song Will Help Popularising Millets

The government has already taken many steps to promote millets, including allocation of coarse grains (millets) under PDS

By Outlook Planet Desk 29/06/2023

Millets To Be Served At White House State Dinner For PM Modi

Given that Prime Minister Modi is a vegetarian, First Lady Jill Biden invited Chef Nina Curtis, an expert in plant-based cuisine, to create a stunning vegetarian feast 

By Outlook Planet Desk 22/06/2023

FM Asks NABARD To Help Farmers Shift To Less Water Intensive Crops

She also directed NABARD to encourage farmers to enhance the area covered under Millets, and to protect the returns of farmers who are already growing millets

By PTI 20/06/2023

PM Modi Collaborates With Grammy-Winning Singer Falu For Song On Millets

On June 16, streaming providers will begin to offer the song "Abundance in Millets," performed by Mumbai-born singer-songwriter Falguni Shah and her husband, performer Gaurav Shah

By Outlook Planet Desk 16/06/2023