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Feb 15, 2017
Water management: Revival of farm sector, improving public health and rural economy keyThe wastewater sector and wetlands protection were two missed opportunities in Budget 2017.
Feb 01, 2017
Budget 2017: RSS affiliate SJM wants spending boost for farm for rural pushThe need is to encourage R&D, so that our scientists can perform better and we don’t have to depend on MNCs
Jan 26, 2017
Arun Jaitley plans expansive budget despite growth, revenue worries after demonetisationJaitley is looking at how to fund giveaways to taxpayers and higher public investment to help nurse the economy back to health after the government's shock decision in November to abolish high-value banknotes.
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.