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New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will formally launch the Rs 75,000 crore PM-KISAN scheme at Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh with...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 18:24
NEW DELHI: To woo distressed farmers ahead of general polls, the Centre on Friday announced a direct income support of Rs 6,000...
Friday, February 1, 2019 - 19:15
New Delhi: Finance Minister Piyush Goyal will present the Interim Budget in the Lok Sabha on Friday that could virtually be a...
Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 18:45
New Delhi: The agriculture sector, which remained in distress during 2018 as crop prices slumped due to bumper production, will...
Monday, December 31, 2018 - 18:57
PUNE: Researcher Prashant Nandargikar, who is also the Director of Isha Agro Sciences Private Limited, has come up with a...
Tuesday, December 25, 2018 - 00:45
The Narendra Modi government may have promised to double farm incomes by 2022, but farmers in the country’s onion-growing regions...
Monday, December 10, 2018 - 22:27
Mumbai: A 10-member delegation from the Centre is on a two-day visit to Maharashtra from Tuesday to assess crop damage in parts...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 20:45
MUMBAI: Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray has ordered the party’s ministers and MLAs to visit the drought-affected areas and help...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 10:18
PUNE: One of the main challenges faced by farmers in the country is the high production cost of organic manure. To bring this...
Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 00:12
Mumbai: Nearly 37.28 per cent Marathas in Maharashtra are living below poverty line (BPL) and 93 per cent families from the...
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 15:27
Writings on the wall’ is a metaphor that emerged from travels across India and the neighbourhood, particularly, but not...
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 10:21
MUMBAI: The State government presented supplementary demands worth Rs 20,326 crore on the first day of the winter session of the...
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 09:15
Pune: After Ratnagiri Alphonso and Mahabaleshwar strawberries got the Geographical Indication (GI) tag, Alphonso growers from...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 09:21
Pune: In a clear indication of diversion of drinking water meant for the city for irrigation purpose, the Khadakwasla Irrigation...
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 00:30
Pune: In the ‘End of Season report for the 2018 southwest monsoon’, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has stated that the...
Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 10:12
Tel Aviv: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday welcomed Israeli investments in his state in areas like infrastructure...
Monday, October 22, 2018 - 16:54
Pune: Marathwada has experienced 22 per cent deficient rainfall this monsoon season. As per the India Meteorological Department’s...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 09:00
When Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh flew over Punjab and Haryana last week, he admitted he saw agriculture fields emitting...
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 09:39
Mumbai: A report on assessing the water scarcity situation in Maharashtra based on four parameters laid down by the Union...
Sunday, October 7, 2018 - 19:12
Mumbai: As many as 170 tehsils in 13 districts of Maharashtra have received deficient rainfall this year because of which the...
Friday, October 5, 2018 - 18:33