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Modi needs to do well in Maha polls to prove he's an able leader Prithviraj Chavan

Jul 30, 2014

Modi needs to do well in Maha polls to prove he's an able leader Prithviraj Chavan

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan spoke to Firstpost editor Anant Rangaswami on the alliance with the NCP, achievements of his government, on the high decibel campaign that he anticipates and the prospects in the election. #Politics #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #VeryCloseUp #Prithviraj Chavan #Maharashtra #NCP #Adarsh scam #States #Drought #Lok Sabha elections 2014
Maharashtra to review drought like situation, says Ajit Pawar

Jul 28, 2014

Maharashtra to review drought like situation, says Ajit Pawar

The Maharashtra government has collected information about rainfall and sowing from all parts of the state, based on which a decision to compensate farmers will be taken at the cabinet meeting scheduled for 30 July, Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar said in Nagpur on Sunday. #Politics #India #NewsTracker #Nagpur #Ajit Pawar #Drought
UP bandits terrorize villagers, impose 'water tax' amid drought

Jul 21, 2014

UP bandits terrorize villagers, impose 'water tax' amid drought

"Water itself is very scarce in this region. Villagers can hardly meet their demand," officer Suresh Kumar Singh said by telephone from Banda #ThatsJustWrong #Uttar Pradesh #Monsoon #UP #Drought #Bandits #Water Tax
Punjab CM asks PM Modi to provide Rs 2,330 cr grant for weak monsoon

Jul 04, 2014

Punjab CM asks PM Modi to provide Rs 2,330 cr grant for weak monsoon

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal sought Modi's intervention for providing assistance of Rs 2,330 crore to combat the deficit rainfall. #India #Punjab #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Monsoon #Parkash Singh Badal #Drought #rainfall #assistance #PM Modi #Punjab CM #weak monsoon #grant
Drought fears for Maharashtra, Centre promises special measures for Vidarbha

Jul 02, 2014

Drought fears for Maharashtra, Centre promises special measures for Vidarbha

A delegation of BJP leaders from Maharashtra met the union agriculture minister yesterday. Maharashtra's woes are compounded by poor irrigation. #BJP #ConnectTheDots #Monsoon #Maharashtra #Agriculture Minister #Drought #El Nino #irrigation scam

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Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

Jul 09, 2014

Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

One does not expect breast-beating reportage, but we are entitled to know if farmers bought their seeds even as they tried tilling their lands anticipating the monsoon #India #Media #MediaCrit #farmers #Drought #Palakkad #Rural farmland

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Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

Jul 30, 2014

Being a Good Person: 5 Things That Can Help You Make the Right Choices

In case you aren’t getting your RDA minimum of irony lately, I’m here to inform you that ethics books get stolen more frequently than other books: More10 Networking Tips That Will Make You a SuccessSigh: Men Think Women Who Listen to Them Are SexierO...
Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

Jul 26, 2014

Madden: Baseball Hall of Fame welcomes huge class of living legends

From drought to deluge, famine to feast. A year after a sparsely attended ceremony for three long-deceased Veterans Committee electees, the Hall of Fame will celebrate one of its grandest, most prolific inductions ever Sunday...
Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

Jul 30, 2014

Storm system that flooded Colorado streets, stranded cars blamed for deadly trailer collapse

Heavy rain has brought much-needed moisture to Colorado's drought-stricken plains and has tested the recovery efforts in the foothill communities hit hard by flooding in September...