Paddy(Search results - 13)
BusinessJan 23, 2021, 9:51 AM IST
Chhattisgarh records highest paddy procurement in 20 years
Breaking the paddy procurement record of the last 20 years, Chhattisgarh state has recorded the highest quantity of paddy procurement this year.
India NewsDec 9, 2020, 9:52 AM IST
Bengal government aims to launch scheme for kharif paddy procurement
The West Bengal government is planning to roll out a scheme to procure kharif paddy for its public distribution system. Under the scheme, the government aims to enrol over 30 lakh farmers, state food and civil supplies.
Top StoriesDec 3, 2020, 8:59 AM IST
9 facts protesting farmers should examine
Even as the deadlock between protesting farmers and the Centre continued with no consensus being arrived at during their meetings, there is a view emerging among government negotiators that the protests have been stage-managed and farmers have been misled.
IndiaOct 6, 2020, 12:51 PM IST
West Bengal: Picture of half-naked body of woman lying in paddy field goes viral on social media
A picture of a half-naked body of a woman lying in a paddy field has been circulating on social media. The person who posted the picture claimed that the woman was killed after she was raped at Ghatal in West Midnapore. However, after an investigation, it was revealed that the deceased woman was allegedly killed by her husband and left in a paddy field 2km away from the house.
IndiaFeb 17, 2020, 9:49 AM IST
Karnataka’s Usain Bolt: Cannot be compared to world champion, I’m only running in a paddy field
The sprinter, Srinivasa Gowda, from Karnataka, who left everyone awestruck with his pace after which he was compared to world’s fastest sprinter Usain Bolt, said he cannot be compared to the world champion as he is running only in a paddy field
IndiaJan 2, 2020, 12:02 PM IST
Ahmedabad Zoo makes special arrangements to keep animals warm
From heating facilities to paddy straws, the authorities at Kankaria Zoo in Ahmedabad have made special arrangements for the animals keeping in mind the chilly weather
IndiaDec 31, 2019, 11:24 AM IST
Tamil Nadu farmer held for poisoning peafowl for destroying crops in Ramanathapuram
Ramanathapuram forest officials on Monday (December 30) arrested a 48-year-old farmer for poisoning more than a dozen peafowls as they allegedly destroyed his paddy field
NEWSMay 31, 2019, 5:03 PM IST
Bengaluru: Farming dying a slow death in 36 villages of Bellandur, Varthur
Once a lifeline for 36 villages in Varthur and Bellandur surrounding areas, the polluted lakes have made the same villages dependant on others for vegetables, paddy and fish. The viable options left in the surrounding land are floriculture and dairy farming
Jun 13, 2016, 11:21 AM IST
Kerala's Aranmula to ditch airport project, grow rice instead
The Agriculture Minister VS Sunilkumar directs the department secretary to prepare a project to restart rice farming at Methran Kayal and Aranmula- two controversial sites where the previous UDF government gave nod to reclaim land for development projects.