Today Current Affairs - Indian-born wheat scientist wins World Food Prize
India-born Mexican scientist Sanjaya Rajaram has been awarded with the World Food Prize 2014. He was given the award for his agricultural research that led to markable increase in world wheat production building on the successes of the Green Revolution. Accepting the award at the Iowa State University Rajaram said that the award honours the innovative spirit of farmers. He said without the contribution of farmers his research wouldn t have been possible.