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AAP gives education funds to 42 children of farmers who committed suicide in Maharashtra

Jun 25, 2015

AAP gives education funds to 42 children of farmers who committed suicide in Maharashtra

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday handed over cheques to 42 children of farmers who committed suicide this year in Maharashtra. #Politics #India #NewsTracker #funds #Agriculture #Mumbai #Education #Maharashtra #children #Farmer suicide #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP
Journalist, wife assaulted by cops escorting J&K Minister Ghulam Nabi Lone

Jun 22, 2015

Journalist, wife assaulted by cops escorting J&K Minister Ghulam Nabi Lone

A journalist working with a leading local English daily today alleged that he was beaten up by the personal security personnel of Jammu and Kashmir Minister #Jammu and Kashmir #NewsTracker #journalist #Agriculture Minister #Greater Kashmir #Ghulam Nabi Lone #Javed Malik
CCEA hikes paddy minimum price by Rs 50 to Rs 1,410 per quintal

Jun 17, 2015

CCEA hikes paddy minimum price by Rs 50 to Rs 1,410 per quintal

According to government data, area sown under the rice crop was higher at 4.71 lakh hectares till the last week of this season as against 4.52 lakh hectares in the same period last year. #Economy #Rice #NewsTracker #Agriculture #minimum support price #CCEA #CACP #Paddy #kharif
Crop insurance is beginning to work, but it does not cover most farmers

Jun 16, 2015

Crop insurance is beginning to work, but it does not cover most farmers

From being a humongous loss-making operation, crop insurance is becoming marginally profitable. But the vast bulk of India's vulnerable farmers are not covered by it. #Economy #InMyOpinion #Agriculture #Crop insurance #kharif #General Insurance #Farm Distress #Hailstorm Losses
Microsoft ties up with MCCIA to help SMBs in Maharashtra adopt cloud computing

Jun 11, 2015

Microsoft ties up with MCCIA to help SMBs in Maharashtra adopt cloud computing

Microsofts partners are gearing up to advice and guide SMBs in the state and help them through their cloud journeys. #Cloud computing #Microsoft #Maharashtra #Office 365 #SMBs #Mahratta Chamber Of Commerce Industries & Agriculture #CCIA
Modi govt taking farmers' concerns on land bill seriously: Jaitley

Jun 11, 2015

Modi govt taking farmers' concerns on land bill seriously: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said there was "very little" difference between the approach of the government and the farmers on the land issue. #India #Finance minister #Agriculture #TheySaidIt #Arun Jaitley #farmers #Land Bill #NDA #PM Narendra Modi #consent clause
Farmers' delegation meet Jaitley on land bill, wants consent clause back

Jun 10, 2015

Farmers' delegation meet Jaitley on land bill, wants consent clause back

The delegation submitted a memorandum to the minister concerning various aspects of the bill, which the government claimed was arrived at after consulting more than 65 farmers' bodies. #Economy #NewsTracker #Agriculture #Arun Jaitley #Land Bill #NDA #Bhartiya Kisan Union #Raju Shetty #Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana #Chaudhary Birender Singh
Learn from 2014: How the Modi govt can tame rising food prices

Jun 10, 2015

Learn from 2014: How the Modi govt can tame rising food prices

While prices of food grains can be contained by releasing government stock into the open market, such a thing is not possible in case of vegetables, given their short shelf life. #Economy #Inflation #GDP #RBI #World Bank #Narendra Modi #Rice #Wheat #InMyOpinion #Agriculture #Monsoon #Kharif crop #IMD #Food Corporation of India #Irrigation #Food Stocks #CRISIL Research #Shanta Kumar committee
Cabinet clears import of pulses to check prices, seeks crackdown on hoarders

Jun 10, 2015

Cabinet clears import of pulses to check prices, seeks crackdown on hoarders

Pulses prices have risen by up to 64 percent in the last one year as the domestic production fell by nearly two million tonnes in 2014-15 crop year due to unfavourable weather conditions. #Economy #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Nitin Gadkari #Agriculture #Ram Vilas Paswan #Pulses
Treat bad monsoon as opportunity to improve irrigation: PM

Jun 08, 2015

Treat bad monsoon as opportunity to improve irrigation: PM

Chairing a meeting in New Delhi to review the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana, he pressed for quick adoption of a multi-pronged strategy to augment the countrys irrigation network. #Economy #Narendra Modi #Agriculture #TheySaidIt #PMO #Monsoon #Rural development #Uma Bharati #Chaudhary Birender Singh #Water resources #Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana #Niti Aayog #Sanjeev Balyan