November 27, 2018 6:44 am
“My father was an atheist and religion played no part in his life. He was cremated according to his wishes and so was my mother a few months later,” Nirmala Kurien said at an event here to celebrate the 97th birth anniversary of Dr Kurien.
November 26, 2019 2:44 pm
On National Milk Day, here are some facts about Verghese Kurien that you can share with your kids. Kurien’s support was crucial in making, the ‘Amul girl’ ad campaign (advertising with a larger public message), one of the longest running for decades now.
November 26, 2018 2:04 pm
Gujarat minister Dileep Sanghani had claimed that Kurien diverted dairy cooperative Amuls profit to fund religious conversions in the country.
November 25, 2018 1:16 pm
“Amul was founded by Tribhuvandas Patel, but does the country know about Tribhuvandas Patel? The money that Gujarat’s farmers and cattle rearers collected through their hard work, he (Kurien) donated it for religious conversions in Dangs (South Gujarat).”
November 26, 2017 6:05 pm
Verghese Kurien, who is known as the Father of White Revolution in India for his project Operation Flood, was born on November 26. This is why the day is known as National Milk Day across the country.
November 26, 2015 7:00 pm
Kurien, also known as the 'Father of the White Revolution,' turned India from milk-deficient country to the world's largest milk producer, exceeding America in 1998 with about 17 percent of world's output in 2010-11.
November 23, 2013 3:10 am
After years of educating young minds through fable-like tales in a comic book format,Amar Chitra Katha will now roll out a series on Father ofWhite Revolution Verghese Kurien.
September 10, 2012 5:06 am
INDIAs White Revolution owes its genesis to a dingy garage in Anand,a sleepy town back in 1973,from where Indias Milkman Verghese Kurien began piecing together one of the worlds largest dairy cooperative federations that is today known the world over by its brand name Amul.
September 10, 2012 3:20 am
It was during my advertising days when I was working for Sylvester Da Cunhas ASP that I met Dr Verghese Kurien
September 10, 2012 3:19 am
Indias White Revolution owes its genesis to a garage in Anand,from where Indias Milkman Verghese Kurien began piecing together one of the worlds largest dairy cooperative federations that is today known the world over by its brand name,Amul