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Dec 26, 2016
Investment in irrigation leads to social satisfaction: FM Arun JaitleyAndhra Pradesh was handed over cheque of Rs 1,981 crore for implementing multi-purpose Polavaram project, while Maharashtra and Gujarat received Rs 756 crore and Rs 463 crore respectively as part of Rs 20,000 crore Long Term Irrigation Fund announced in the Budget this year.
Nov 28, 2016
Israel's experience and technologies can help transform agriculture in IndiaIndian agriculture has made incredible progress over the last few decades, but it needs to undergo a deep transformation. It must make more efficient use of scarce water resources, lest they deplete.
Oct 04, 2016
Cauvery row: Karnataka relents, to release water to Tamil Nadu and for irrigationEnding the impasse, Karnataka on Monday decided to release Cauvery river water for irrigation to help its farmers save their standing crop — with some of the water intended to flow to Tamil Nadu as a result.
Sep 28, 2016
Maharashtra: OBC community to hold rally in support of Chhagan Bhujbal in Nashik on 3 OctoberMembers of the OBC community will take out a rally in Nashik on 3 October in support of former Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Chhagan Bhujbal.
Sep 26, 2016
Heavy rains fill lakes near Mumbai to 99 percent capacityWith the city and its outskirts receiving good rains this monsoon, the seven reservoirs that supply water to Mumbai have been filled to 99 percent capacity.
Sep 25, 2016
Cauvery issue: Karnataka’s stand does not amount to contempt of SC, says BV AcharyaSenior advocate BV Acharya questions how a two-judge bench can arrogate to itself the power that a three-judge bench when a previous order of the bigger bench already exists.
Sep 20, 2016
Monsoon to be normal, not above normal due to delay in La Nina, says IMDThe monsoon, which delivers 70 percent of India's annual rainfall, is critical for the country's 263 million farmers and crops like rice, sugarcane, corn, cotton and soybean because nearly half of their farmlands lack irrigation faculties.
Sep 08, 2016
Andhra Pradesh: Centre denies Chandrababu Naidu's 'special category status' demand, offers financial aidAnother important reason why Andhra Pradesh didn't receive its SCS was because a number of so-called "backward" states have also been demanding the same
Aug 30, 2016
Gujarat: Patel stir activists raise slogans at Narendra Modi's rally; detainedPPAS, which has been spearheading a stir for over an year demanding OBC quota for Patel community, said it has been successful in its mission of raising their voice in front of Modi.
Aug 30, 2016
Gujarat 2017: Will PM Modi's SAUNI in parched Saurashtra end BJP's dry spell in popularity?The political significance of the event could be assessed from the fact that whole of Gujarat government and the state BJP was present on the occasion.