Agriculture(Search results - 48)
Business5, Nov 2020, 7:26 PM
PM Modi to global investors: India is the place to be
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tells global investors that a strong and vibrant India can contribute to stabilization of the world economic order.
Coronavirus India1, Nov 2020, 8:22 AM
COVID-infected Tamil Nadu Agriculture Minister Doraikkannu passes away
Tamil Nadu Agriculture Minister R Doraikkannu was hospitalised on October 13 while he was on his way to Salem to condole the death of state Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami's mother. Doraikkannu was on life support after his condition deteriorated some days ago.
India23, Oct 2020, 11:27 AM
Karnataka rains: Crop loss of 6.3 lakh hectares estimated
Karnataka Revenue Minister R Ashoka has said about 12,700 homes have been damaged and there are crop losses on 6.5 lakh hectares of land in North Karnataka due to the floods in October.
India5, Oct 2020, 12:57 PM
West Bengal: BJP leader Locket Chatterjee faces ‘Go Back’ slogans by Trinamool Youth Congress in Murshidabad
BJP leader Locket Chatterjee paid a surprise visit to Murshidabad on October 4 in support of the Agriculture Bill. According to sources, the BJP leader was shown a black flag by the Trinamool Youth Congress in front of Singhi High School in Lalbagh while she was on her way to join another procession of the party in Berhampur.
Food29, Sep 2020, 3:35 PM
When is the best time to consume fruits: Before or after a meal?
According to the United States Department of Agriculture, fruits and vegetables should make up at least half of your plate at mealtimes.
India29, Sep 2020, 2:39 PM
BJP marches in support of newly passed agriculture bill across West Bengal
Protests are being conducted across the country against the newly passed agriculture bill in parliament. Opponents are uniting to protest the bill. Amidst this situation, chief minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee has termed the bill as a catastrophe in various protests across the country. However, the BJP believes that the farmers will be benefited from the new agricultural bill. Therefore, they are marching in support of the bill across West Bengal.
India25, Sep 2020, 10:47 AM
Farmers to take out protest; avoid these roads today in Bengaluru
The call given by Bharatiya Kisan Union to Karnataka farmers to protest new amendments related to agriculture by the Central government may result in choking up of traffic in Bengaluru's Central Business District area. Hence motorists are advised to avoid several routes in the city. Over 700 police personnel have been deployed to control traffic.
India23, Sep 2020, 12:51 PM
Coronavirus: Kerala Agriculture minister VS Sunil Kumar tests positive for COVID-19
VS Sunil Kumar is the third minister in the Pinarayi Vijayan Cabinet to have been infected by the viral disease.
India22, Sep 2020, 4:25 PM
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee calls for united protests by Opposition parties over Agriculture Bills
Chief minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee called for a united protest by all Opposition parties against two Agriculture Bills. The chief minister announced that Trinamool Congress women’s wing will hold a protest on September 22 in front of Gandhi Statue on Mayo Road, followed by protests by students on September 23 at the same venue and the party's farmers’ association on September 24.
India20, Sep 2020, 5:04 PM
Watershed moment in history of agriculture: PM after Rajya Sabha passes Farm Bills
The Congress and other opposition party members sat in protest inside Rajya Sabha even after the House was adjourned for the day after the passage of two farm bills.
India10, Sep 2020, 4:11 PM
West Bengal: Hilsa fish farming resumes in Bhatar villages as part of Unlock 4
State agriculture department started cultivating Hilsa fish farming in Bhatar village ponds in East Burdwan. This type of Hilsa is often called Pengba or Manipuri Hilsa. The taste and smell are almost the same as in sea Hilsa.
India3, Sep 2020, 3:16 PM
Daily wage labourers record highest suicide rate followed by agricultural farmers
The number of suicides committed by daily wage laborers has surpassed the number of suicides among farmers in the agricultural sector. On September 3, the National Crime Records Bureau released the statistics of the year 2019. It is found that Maharashtra, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh topped the list of agricultural farmer suicides. The income of both farmers and laborers in this country is largely uncertain. This uncertainty has pushed them towards suicide.
India2, Sep 2020, 4:56 PM
No ration cards provided to tribal groups in West Bengal
Tribal groups in West Bengal went to seek help from local MLA for getting ration cards. A survey by a voluntary organization found that the residents of several indigenous villages in Birbhum do not have ration cards. Agriculture minister Ashish Banerjee said that the people will receive ration cards soon.
India29, Aug 2020, 3:05 PM
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates agriculture university buildings in UP’s Jhansi
The Rani Lakshmi Bai Central Agricultural University started off its first academic session in 2014-15