Uttarakhand farmer bags Guinness record for growing world’s tallest coriander plant

Forty-seven-year-old organic farmer from Uttarakhand has succeeded in getting his name added in the Guinness Book of World Records for growing world’s tallest coriander plant with a height of 7.1 feet (2.16 metre) using traditional Himalayan farming techniques. Gopal Dutt Upreti, who grows organic apples over his four-acre apple orchard […]

US billionaires have regained $565 billion in wealth since the pit of the crisis

The past three months have been financially painful for many Americans — but not for billionaires. US billionaires have become $565 billion richer since March 18, according to a report published Thursday by the Institute for Policy Studies, a progressive think tank. Total wealth for billionaires now stands at $3.5 trillion, up 19% from […]

Uttarakhand’s summer capital Gairsain to have an e-Vidhan Sabha: Trivendra Singh Rawat

Gairsain, which is the summer capital of Uttarakhand, will have an e-Vidhan Sabha, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said on Friday. “Summer capital Gairsain will have an e-Vidhan Sabha. Uttarakhand government has launched an e-cabinet. We have converted 17 offices into e-office. Efforts are on to convert all offices, including those at the block […]