Friday, September 30, 2016 |Latest E-book
You are here:
Agriculture
#

Agriculture

Articles

Scientific solution needed to increase crop yield: PM Modi tells scientists

Sep 26, 2016

Scientific solution needed to increase crop yield: PM Modi tells scientists

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asked the research community to come up with a scientific solution to increase crop yield. #India #Technology #Agriculture #TheySaidIt #PM Narendra Modi #crop yield
India will soon be zero petroleum import country: Gadkari

Sep 06, 2016

India will soon be zero petroleum import country: Gadkari

This alternative fuel economy is going to change socio-economic picture of agriculture and rural economy #Nitin Gadkari #Agriculture #petroleum products #fuel economy #Niti Aayog
GDP records tepid growth at 7.1% in April-June quarter; worry for Modi government

Aug 31, 2016

GDP records tepid growth at 7.1% in April-June quarter; worry for Modi government

India's gross domestic product (GDP) slowed to 7.1 per cent for the first quarter of this fiscal, from 7.5 per cent in the like period of 2015-16, due mainly to lower activity in farm, mining and construction sectors, official data showed on Wednesday. #GDP #NewsTracker #Agriculture #manufacturing #Growth #Q1 #GVA #Apr-Jun quarter #fiscal 2017
Rahul Gandhi picks right ammo to hit Modi govt, but he shouldn't forget the past

Jul 28, 2016

Rahul Gandhi picks right ammo to hit Modi govt, but he shouldn't forget the past

The NDA government has, however, managed to check the sharp rise in the from the peak of 58 percent in on-year jump logged in November 2015 to 26.6 percent in the latest reading. #Politics #Inflation #Economy #UPA #P. Chidambaram #Congress #Narendra Modi #ConnectTheDots #Agriculture #Rahul Gandhi #Loan Waiver #urad dal #ahar dal
Agriculture earnings barely adequate for farmers in India, says Jaitley

Jul 25, 2016

Agriculture earnings barely adequate for farmers in India, says Jaitley

The finance minister said that while India's aspiration was that manufacturing should be 25 percent of the economy, it was yet to reach there #Agriculture #Arun Jaitley #manufacturing #Telangana #services
Farmers being neglected under Nitish Kumar govt in Bihar: BJP's Sushil Modi

Jul 05, 2016

Farmers being neglected under Nitish Kumar govt in Bihar: BJP's Sushil Modi

Bihar BJP alleged the Nitish government has neither identified insurance company nor held meeting with banks so far to implement the crop insurance scheme. #Politics #BJP #Agriculture #TheySaidIt #Nitish Kumar #farmers #JD(U) #Bihar CM #Sushil Modi
Cabinet reshuffle is much-needed: Modi govt has not done a lot for the farmers so far

Jul 04, 2016

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
Be watchful of GDP: Here are a few anomalies that make them doubtful

Jun 01, 2016

Be watchful of GDP: Here are a few anomalies that make them doubtful

The problem with these forecasts and estimates is that they tend to be revised at least twice a year and often come at a lower level finally #GDP #RBI #Agriculture #Growth #NPAs
Land reform failures: Only 5% of India's farmers control 32% farmland

May 04, 2016

Land reform failures: Only 5% of India's farmers control 32% farmland

What has largely failed nationwide — with the exception of West Bengal — over 54 years since a land redistribution law was passed, is not likely to improve #Jammu and Kashmir #Kerala #ConnectTheDots #Agriculture #West Bengal #RTI #farmers #Caste Census #Landlord #Land reforms #land distribution #land surplus