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Nagaland woman entrepreneur launches organic dragon fruit wine [Video]

Nagaland woman entrepreneur launches organic dragon fruit wine

Adding another feather in the state's cap, a Naga woman entrepreneur launched an organic dragon fruit wine. The 'Dream Dragon Fruit Farm', Lucy Ngullie, is located at Shitovi village in Dimapur..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:13Published
Vendors in Ahmedabad support renaming of dragon fruit to 'Kamalam' [Video]

Vendors in Ahmedabad support renaming of dragon fruit to 'Kamalam'

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on January 19 said that the government has decided to rename the dragon fruit as 'Kamalam' since it resembles to lotus. According to the CM, the word dragon fruit..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:48Published
Gujarat government decides to rename dragon fruit : WATCH | Oneindia News [Video]

Gujarat government decides to rename dragon fruit : WATCH | Oneindia News

Dragon fruit has been popular among the Indians. It’s known for its nutritional value and it is one of the most expensive fruits available in the market. Gujarat government decided to change its name..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:05Published

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Gujarat to patent dragon fruit as ‘kamalam’

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Gujarat govt decides to rename dragon fruit as ‘Kamalam,’ says CM Rupani

The change in nomenclature of the fruit is yet to find its way among the masses and farmers.
Hindu - Published

Gujarat renames THIS fruit as 'Kamalam', CM Vijay Rupani says no politics behind renaming

Dragon Fruit is a tropical fruit and it has become quite popular in India in the recent years.
DNA - Published Also reported by •Zee News

Dragon fruit: What’s in a name? A lot, if it’s ‘Kamalam’

The BJP government in Gujarat has initiated the process of patenting the name of the variety of dragon fruit grown in Gujarat as ‘kamalam’, which is also the name of the state party headquarters...
IndiaTimes - Published

Avocado, dragon fruit likely to grow in Jharkhand as BAU starts pilot project

If all goes well, Jharkhand may soon be able to grow avocado in a few years as the state’s premier agriculture institute — Birsa Agriculture University (BAU) — has laid the ground work for..
IndiaTimes - Published

UP farmers rewrite their destiny with dragon fruit farming - Published

Where ganja gave way to apples and dragon fruit

Along Andhra-Odisha border, a tribal area is choosing to farm unusual fruits instead of the illegal ganja it is notorious for
IndiaTimes - Published

Exotic dragon fruit gets added to Anantapur basket

It is ready for harvest after painstakingly raised by a progressive farmer
Hindu - Published

Dragons on the roadside

The exotic dragon fruit, once available only at the exclusive supermarkets, is now sold on the roadside in Telangana, thanks to the local cultivation
Hindu - Published

Rajkot: Red-purple dragon fruit to get a saffron hue and a new name

The red-purple dragon fruit, which has helped Kutch farmers make a killing, may soon get a new name - kamalam (lotus)!
IndiaTimes - Published

Gujarat: Dragon fruits are juicy delight for farmers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s special mention of Kutch farmers tasting success with dragon fruit cultivation in his July 26 ‘Mann Ki Baat’ has put the spotlight on how this exotic fruit has..
IndiaTimes - Published

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Indian Express - Published

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The OG of food fests is here

the og of food fests is here
Long before gastronomic fairs became a thing, Farzana Contractor's food expo, The UpperCrust Food and Wine Show was a lone player. The culinary event was launched in 2003 to feature some of the finest..
Mid-Day - Published

Karnataka: a leader in dragon fruit cultivation

Karnataka is fast emerging as the country’s leader in dragon-fruit cultivation, which is spread over 1,000 acres in the State. The fruit suits tropica
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Weekly Planner: 13 things to do around Mumbai from July 15 To July 20

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*This monsoon, pamper yourself* *7 am onwards:* Begin the week by treating yourself to a spa and giving in to the dragon fruit goodness this monsoon season. The scrub is filled with honey, which is..
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