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Jun 23, 2017
MP farmers' unrest: State constitutes commission to regulate crop cost, marketingMP govt has constituted a commission to make recommendations for providing beneficial pricing and marketing of agricultural produce in the state.
Jun 15, 2017
Odisha farmers protest non-procurement of paddy, blocked road at three places in protestFarmers in Odisha's Kalahandi district on Thursday put up a road blockade in at least three places to protest against non-procurement of paddy at the designated centres.
May 29, 2017
Zika virus: Odisha unit of Samajwadi Party warns state government against possible spreadThe Odisha unit of the Samajwadi Party has cautioned the state government against the possible spread of Zika virus in the state following the disease being detected in Gujarat.
Apr 24, 2017
Narendra Modi’s pitch for Jan-Dec fiscal year: A good move, but there’s a cost to itIf India migrates to the new format, a host of changes will have to be effected including the date of budget presentation, tax assessment year, reorganizing the tax infrastructure including at the company level and, mostly likely, adjust even the timing of Parliament sessions.
Apr 18, 2017
WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the keyThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had cautioned in its recent policy readings that monsoons this year will be crucial to decide the course of policy rates, while changing its policy stance from ‘accommodative’ to ‘neutral’ early this year.
Apr 17, 2017
BJP eyes eastern push, but Narendra Modi needs to decide if Naveen Patnaik is friend or foeOdisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has proved his critics wrong many a time. He has defied the dictum that a chief minister must know the spoken language of the state. In fact, it is a great irony that Naveen, who cannot speak Odia, is the chief minister of India’s first linguistic state.
Apr 16, 2017
Eastern Railway authority has issued an advisory after increasing number of deaths caused by selfiesA day after the selfie craze inside a running train led to the deaths of several youths, the Eastern Railway authorities on Friday appealed to passengers to be careful and issued guidelines.
Apr 12, 2017
Pulses prices drop sharply: Why govt needs to revamp the flawed agriculture policyIf farmers knew from futures prices that they would be paid below the MSP this season, they could have opted for cotton, which saw a reduction in area sown
Mar 29, 2017
Demonetisation: Sharad Pawar says crop loan disbursal being affected as stacks of junked notes lie with cooperative banksStacks of junked 500 and 1000 rupee notes are lying in district central cooperative banks after they were not allowed to deposit them in currency chests and this was affecting crop loan disbursal, veteran NCP leader Sharad Pawar said on Wednesday.
Mar 27, 2017
Junk the chemical fertiliser subsidy policy; it's time now to incentivise farmers for using organic fertilisersThe time has come to junk the chemical fertiliser subsidy policy in a phased manner and wean the farmer away from it