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Expedite release of drought relief funds: Siddaramaiah to Centre

Updated : Dec 09, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Politics

Expedite release of drought relief funds: Siddaramaiah to Centre

On Friday Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah called on Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh, and requested them to sanction at the earliest drought and flood relief funds of over Rs 5,000 crore to the state. #NewsTracker #Karnataka #Drought #Siddaramaiah #Cauvery dispute #Rajnah Singh
Eknath Khadse would return to ministry soon, says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

Updated : Oct 29, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Politics

Eknath Khadse would return to ministry soon, says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

When asked about the Maratha morchas being taken out across the state, Fadnavis said his government was positively working on solutions to address the grievances of the community. #Politics #Economy #BJP #NewsTracker #Agriculture #Drought #Loan Waiver #Eknath Khadse #Devendra Fadnavis #Maratha morchas
Cauvery issue: What are Karnataka government's options after Supreme Court ruling?

Updated : Sep 21, 2016

By : Janaki Murali

Category : India

Cauvery issue: What are Karnataka government's options after Supreme Court ruling?

As protests over releasing of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu continues in Mandya and other parts of Karnataka, there are reports that the state government is thinking of calling in drought in the state earlier than usual. #Tamil Nadu #Supreme Court #InMyOpinion #Karnataka #NREGA #Bengaluru #water #farmers #Drought #Cauvery #rainfall
Karnataka may declare drought; monsoon over state 5% below normal

Updated : Sep 20, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

Karnataka may declare drought; monsoon over state 5% below normal

The Karnataka government is contemplating declaring drought after nearly two months of dry spell. The move would make Karnataka the first state to declare drought this year. #rain #Kerala #NewsTracker #Karnataka #Drought #Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre
Cauvery issue: Karnataka to challenge panel order in SC, may soon declare drought

Updated : Sep 20, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

Cauvery issue: Karnataka to challenge panel order in SC, may soon declare drought

The State government has convened a Cabinet sub-committee meeting on 28 September to review the impact of drought in the wake of weak southwest monsoon. Karnataka would challenge the Cauvery Supervisory Committee's Monday order to release more water to Tamil Nadu in the Supreme Court on Tuesday, said state Home Minister G Parameshwara. #Tamil Nadu #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Karnataka #Bengaluru #Drought #Cauvery #G Parameshwara #Kagodu Thimmappa
Rainfall deficit in 37% districts of India despite 'normal' monsoon; September crucial: IMD data

Updated : Aug 31, 2016

By : IndiaSpend

Category : India

Rainfall deficit in 37% districts of India despite 'normal' monsoon; September crucial: IMD data

After two consecutive droughts, India received normal rainfall — 2 percent less than the 100-year average —by the end of August 2016 #ConnectTheDots #Monsoon #Kharif crop #Drought #rainfall #rainfall deficit #normal monsoon
Watch: Drinking water still cause of worry in many Indian households

Updated : Jul 19, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

Watch: Drinking water still cause of worry in many Indian households

Census data says that more than half of Indian households do not have a source of drinking water at home #India #rural india #Drinking water #Drought #Water shortage #Reliance Jio #water table #waterborne diseases #jio #ground water table
Cabinet reshuffle is much-needed: Modi govt has not done a lot for the farmers so far

Updated : Jul 04, 2016

By : K Yatish Rajawat

Category : Politics

Cabinet reshuffle is much-needed: Modi govt has not done a lot for the farmers so far

If Modi government wants to get anything out of this cabinet reshuffle, better set of Ministers need to head two ministries. #Politics #India #food inflation #BJP #Agriculture #CriticalPoint #farmers #NDA #Drought #Pulses #PM Narendra Modi #Radha Mohan Singh
Maharashtra: Scanty rainfall in catchment areas worries state administration

Updated : Jul 02, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Maharashtra: Scanty rainfall in catchment areas worries state administration

Scanty rainfall during the month of June in catchment areas of major irrigation dams in Maharashtra has left the state administration worried. #India #Thane #NewsTracker #Maharashtra #Pune #Amravati #Drought #Irrigation #Rains #rainfall #Aurangabad
Madhya Pradesh serves 'royal' dinner to SC judges, forgets its drought and Vyapam stain

Updated : Jun 28, 2016

By : Debobrat Ghose

Category : India

Madhya Pradesh serves 'royal' dinner to SC judges, forgets its drought and Vyapam stain

Madhya Pradesh govt spent lakhs of rupees to provide 'royal' hospitality to SC judges, while the state reels from effects of the Vyapam scam and the drought #ConnectTheDots #Madhya Pradesh #RTI #Drought #Vyapam scam #Alabama Supreme Court #Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan #CJI TS Thakur