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Jan 10, 2017
Tamil Nadu declares drought as 144 farmers die amid worst North East monsoon in 140 yearsThe Tamil Nadu government declared a drought on 10 January, 2017, after 144 farmers ended their lives between October and December, 2016.
Jan 07, 2017
TN govt seeks Krishna water from Andhra Pradesh due to deficient monsoonWith a deficient North East monsoon failing to fill up the city reservoirs, on Saturday, Tamil Nadu government urged Andhra Pradesh to ensure the immediate release of Krishna water to meet the drinking water needs of the city.
Jan 05, 2017
PM Modi to focus on jobs, infra spending to spur growthA senior farm ministry official said budget spending on the sector for the next fiscal year could rise to about Rs 50,000 crore
Dec 26, 2016
Kerala stares at worst drought in 115 years: State may impose water rationing systemIt is the worst drought to have hit the state in 115 years. If the forecast of the State Meteorological Department is read along with the reports coming from the groundwater authorities, Kerala is on the verge of a crisis of unprecedented proportions.
Dec 21, 2016
India surpasses Britain to become world's sixth-largest economyFollowing the change in the rankings, India's economy stands behind the United States, China, Japan, Germany and France
Dec 01, 2016
GDP: Expect bigger shock from note ban; PM Modi needs an exigency planIt is time for PM Modi himself to take the lead to minimise the damage caused by one of the boldest reform measures initiated by him, the intention of which isn’t doubted even by his political opponents
Nov 01, 2016
Kerala govt declares state drought-hit, cites extreme water shortage in all 14 districtsState Revenue Minister E Chandrasekheran on Monday announced in the state assembly that Kerala has been declared a drought-hit state as all the 14 districts are facing extreme drought-like situations.
Oct 29, 2016
Sensex sparkles in Samvat 2072, gains 8.5%; more fireworks in store, say analystsThe rebound in equity markets comes after a disappointing performance in 2015, when the Sensex ended Samvat 2071 with a negative return on 3.9 percent after weak monsoon, lack of reforms and persisting dismal corporate earnings show weighed on sentiment
Oct 27, 2016
Maharashtra govt to go paperless ahead of Winter SessionThe Maharashtra government has to give a go-ahead for procurement of tablets for paperless functioning of the state Legislature.
Oct 21, 2016
ACC Q3 net profit falls 29% to Rs 82 cr as higher monsoon dampen salesTotal consolidated income of the company declined by 10 percent to Rs 2,521.45 crore in July-September quarter as against Rs 2,789.82 crore during the same quarter in 2015