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Nov 16, 2017
Punjab govt to set up 400 processing plants to convert paddy straw into bio-energy to curb pollutionPunjab government on Wednesday said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a Chennai-based company to set up 400 processing plants for converting paddy straw into bio-energy
Nov 14, 2017
CPM promises action against Thomas Chandy in corruption case, says 'no compromise on lawbreakers'Amidst mounting pressure for the resignation of Transport Minister Thomas Chandy, the ruling CPM on Tuesday made it clear that the party would not make any compromise in dealing with those who violate the law.
Nov 08, 2017
Delhi air pollution: Not bans, solutions must be explored to end practice of stubble burning by farmersIf we want to reduce Delhi’s air pollution in winter, then we need to address biomass burning
Oct 28, 2017
Punjab and Haryana procure over 173 lakh tonnes of paddy so far, expect bumper cropAgrarian states Punjab and Haryana have procured over 173.21 lakh tonned of paddy this season so far, Food and Supplies Department officials said on Saturday.
Sep 18, 2017
Premier League: Bookmaker apologises after listing dead footballer as potential Birmingham City managerPaddy Power briefly advertised odds of 66/1 on ex-Aston Villa and England defender Ugo Ehiogu taking charge of rivals Birmingham, following the sacking of manager Harry Redknapp.
Sep 18, 2017
Kashmir's agricultural fields and wetlands are falling prey to large-scale urbanisationKashmir is losing its prime agricultural land and wetlands to rapid urbanisation and faulty land-use, according to a December 2016 state policy document on land use.
Jul 12, 2017
Manipur floods: State lost Rs 131 crore since Cyclone Mora hit in MayManipur suffered a loss of around Rs 131 crore in the floods since cyclone Mora hit the state in late May, a senior officer said here on Wednesday.
Jul 04, 2017
Masaurhi women pray for normal monsoon after Bihar faces 49 percent rain deficitAfter waiting for the last two weeks, women of Masaurhi block in Patna district resorted to the final option of offering prayer to the Rain God for good monsoon.
Jun 27, 2017
Minimum support price hike for kharif crops higher than last year, but still modest: NomuraMarket prices of some crops have gone below the MSP, which could discourage sowing, particularly in the case of pulses and oil seeds, Nomura said.
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.