Category Archives: Leaders Speak

Meet Kevin Helash, CEO, Agrinos & Indranil Das, Executive VP, Eastern Europe & Asia Pacific,Agrinos

We had the absolute pleasure of interviewing Kevin Helash, CEO, Agrinos and Indranil Das, Executive Vice President, Eastern Europe & Asia Pacific, Agrinos. Read on to find out more about Kevin and Indranil’s role within Agrinos as well as discovering their expert view on the growth outlook for biological crop inputs across the global market.

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Gramophone APP – Helping farmers with Gram Salah

Gramophone App

IB: Why you selected this business if you are passed out from IIT, you would have done job in any MNC company?

Nishant: Passing out of IIT does not necessarily mean that one has to work for an MNC. Most MNC’s are great places to work and  I did work for MNC in agriculture machinery sector for some time. The decision to start something of your own is more about… Read More

Packed house at Haryana IPS O P Singh written book HauslaNama release

Hauslanama Book release

The book authored by Shri O P Singh IPS (Haryana 1992) was released today.  The author talks of Life being a story of Courage, wherein  he talks of simple incidents of life which can be overcome with COURAGE. The book published by Wisdom Tree was released by Shri Indresh Kumar  and was well attended at the India International Centre, New Delhi. His earlier… Read More

PM interaction with students on Pareeksha Par Charcha

Pareeksha Par Charcha

Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the students not to compete with others but compete with yourself. Interacting with students on Pareeksha Par Charcha in New Delhi, Mr Modi said, a student needs self-confidence in addition to the right skills and the means. He suggested students do Yoga which is a wonderful way to improve concentration.

The Prime Minister… Read More

Cabinet allows ITI to transfer shares to SNI Fund

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the following proposal of Department of Telecommunication regarding transfer of shares by M/s ITI Limited to Special National Investment Fund (SNIF) to meet Securities and Exchange Board of India’s minimum public shareholding requirement:

a) M/s ITI Limited will be allowed to transfer the … Read More

Hansraj Gangaram Ahir assumes charge as MoS for Home Affairs

Hansraj Gangaram Ahir assumed charge as Minister of State for Home Affairs here . He belongs to state of Maharashtra and is elected to the 16th Lok Sabha from Chandrapur constituency. He is an agriculturist by profession.

Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir had been earlier elected to the Parliament for three times. He has been a Member of various Standing Committees… Read More

Chaudhary Birender Singh encourages MECON to take up new R&D Projects

Shri Chaudhary Birender Singh, the new Union Minister for Steel, chaired a review meeting of the Steel Ministry’s PSU MECON Limited in New Delhi.  Presenting a brief overview of the company its CMD Shri A. K. Tyagi said that MECON has played a significant role in the development and expansion of Indian industries. MECON is an ISO 9001 company and has technological… Read More

J P Nadda holds high level review meeting on Dengue in Delhi and NCR

J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare chaired a high level meeting to review the preparedness of the Delhi administration and other stakeholders in prevention and control of Dengue in Delhi and the NCR. Ministers of State (Health) Shri Faggan Singh Kulaste and Smt. Anupriya Patel were also present during the meeting along with Health Minister… Read More

Golden Opportunity to Invest in India, Nitin Gadkari tells US Investors


Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways & Shipping Shri Nitin Gadkari has called upon investors in the United States to invest in India, saying it is a golden opportunity for them, with the present government giving topmost priority to infrastructure development . At an event hosted by the U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) in Washington yesterday,… Read More

Improve Night Schools & Zilla Parishad Schools

Close on the heels of assuming charge as the Human Resources Development Minister, Shri Prakash Javadekar paid a visit to the Gopal Krishna Gokhale Night School in Dadar, Mumbai and interacted with the students studying there.

“Education is essential for upliftment,  I sincerely salute the spirit of these poor students, who are pursuing education … Read More

Sudarshan Bhagat takes charge as new MoS – Agriculture & Farmers Welfare

Shri Sudarshan Bhagat took over charge as the new Minister of State for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare here . Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said that his focus will be to increase the production of food grains with less production cost as well dairy products so that farmers may get doubled income.

The Minister represents Lohardaga (Jharkhand) Parliamentary… Read More