Bamboo is key to rural growth

The national bamboo mission has listed three major targets: • To use bamboo development as an instrument of poverty

Bamboo flowering in Orissa without fresh procurement threatens to drive plant to extinction

People in northeast India fear bamboo flowering. According to an ancient belief when bamboos flower, there is death and destruction.

Zoramthanga , the chief minister of Mizoram, has many reasons to reminisce the birth of his party, the Mizo National Front, an insurgent group till 1986. About fifty years back, the famine that ensued the bamboo flowering led to

The Mizoram government gears up to face the menace of bamboo flowering

--Bamboo possesses elasticity, high tensile strength and is light in weight. Bamboo houses suffer very little loss during a earthquake. If such houses fall during an earthquake, they can be

the patio at the India Habitat Centre resembled a snazzy, comfortable living space with reclining chairs, low side tables, foot stools, screens, snug utility seats, compact closets, sleek standing

Five condom vending machines were set up at different locations in New Delhi. The machines were installed at Laxmi Nagar, Preet Vihar, ITO, Sadanand Marg and Palika Bazar. The Union ministry of

The flowering of the bamboo is bad news for the people in Mizoram