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Govt working continuously to achieve zero hunger by 2030: Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh
India

Govt working continuously to achieve zero hunger by 2030: Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh

The government is working continuously in a phased manner to achieve the goal of 'zero hunger' by 2030, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said.

Farmer protests: Where did the Narendra Modi government go wrong in addressing the agrarian crisis?
Business

Farmer protests: Where did the Narendra Modi government go wrong in addressing the agrarian crisis?

If the farmer protests escalate, it will stoke inflation, apply brakes on economic growth and hamper Narendra Modi’s prime ministerial aspirations in 2019.

Narendra Modi urges cooperatives to explore beekeeping, seaweed farming to help farmers double income
India

Narendra Modi urges cooperatives to explore beekeeping, seaweed farming to help farmers double income

Narendra Modi on Thursday asked cooperatives to venture into new business areas like beekeeping and seaweed farming to help farmers double their income

Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh caught urinating in public, image goes viral on Twitter
India

Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh caught urinating in public, image goes viral on Twitter

Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Union agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh was seen urinating in the open on Thursday morning.

Farmers have suffered the most under BJP's rule, says Congress leader Manish Tiwari
India

Farmers have suffered the most under BJP's rule, says Congress leader Manish Tiwari

The Congress on Wednesday said, whenever a BJP-led government comes to power, the farmers and the agriculture sector suffer the most, along with the poor

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protests: Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh declines to comment on loan waivers
Politics

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protests: Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh declines to comment on loan waivers

Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Tuesday declined to comment on farm loan waivers, but accused the Congress of instigating and politicising the farmers' stir in Madhya Pradesh.

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh slams Opposition over yoga row
Politics

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh slams Opposition over yoga row

A day after dragging himself in a controversy, Union agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh slammed the Opposition for using the farmers' strike to bring down the government.

BJP will build Ram temple through constitutional means, says Uttar Pradesh minister Surya Pratap Shahi
Politics

BJP will build Ram temple through constitutional means, says Uttar Pradesh minister Surya Pratap Shahi

The BJP government will fulfil its promise to the people of Uttar Pradesh to build a grand Ram temple in Ayodhya while staying within the ambit of the Constitution, state agriculture minister Surya Pratap Shahi said.

Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil's NGO to adopt 208 farmer families affected by agrarian crisis in Ahmednagar
India

Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil's NGO to adopt 208 farmer families affected by agrarian crisis in Ahmednagar

NGO led by Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil will adopt 208 farmer families, whose sole bread earners have committed suicide due to agrarian crisis

Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh bashes cattle politics, says cows are 'economic engine in rural India'
India

Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh bashes cattle politics, says cows are 'economic engine in rural India'

Radha Mohan Singh took a potshot at some politicians and businessmen for playing politics over cattle, which he says is "the economic engine in rural India"

Food Minister Paswan goes abroad for surgery; Radha Mohan Singh gets additional charge
Politics

Food Minister Paswan goes abroad for surgery; Radha Mohan Singh gets additional charge

Ram Vilas Paswan, Food and Consumer Affairs Minister has gone to London for treatment of heart related ailment and Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has been given additional charge of the portfolio

Australian minister claims to be Johnny Depp's 'Hannibal Lecter'
World

Australian minister claims to be Johnny Depp's 'Hannibal Lecter'

A war of words between Johnny Depp and an Australian minister reignited Wednesday with Barnaby Joyce claiming he was the Hollywood star's Hannibal Lecter after being told he looked as if he was "inbred with a tomato".

Anti-national sloganeering will not be tolerated: Union Agriculture Minister on JNU row
India

Anti-national sloganeering will not be tolerated: Union Agriculture Minister on JNU row

Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said that the 'anti-national' sloganeering by anyone would not be tolerated.

Tractors, motorcycles, laptops: Haryana govt to reward farmers who promote agriculture
India

Tractors, motorcycles, laptops: Haryana govt to reward farmers who promote agriculture

The Haryana government will reward farmers with tractors,motorcycles,laptops and more to promote agriculture

Not fund crunch alone: Love affairs, drugs among causes for farmer suicides, says minister
India

Not fund crunch alone: Love affairs, drugs among causes for farmer suicides, says minister

Agriculture minister told the Rajya Sabha that farmers in India were committing suicide because of love affairs, impotency, drugs and dowry.

Journalist, wife assaulted by cops escorting J&K Minister Ghulam Nabi Lone
India

Journalist, wife assaulted by cops escorting J&K Minister Ghulam Nabi Lone

A journalist working with a leading local English daily today alleged that he was beaten up by the personal security personnel of Jammu and Kashmir Minister

Party will contest Bihar polls under Sushil Modi's leadership: BJP
Politics

Party will contest Bihar polls under Sushil Modi's leadership: BJP

Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Saturday said Bihar elections would be fought under the leadership of Sushil Kumar Modi.

Drought fears for Maharashtra, Centre promises special measures for Vidarbha
India

Drought fears for Maharashtra, Centre promises special measures for Vidarbha

A delegation of BJP leaders from Maharashtra met the union agriculture minister yesterday. Maharashtra's woes are compounded by poor irrigation.

Three Odisha doctors charged in Pipli gangrape case
India

Three Odisha doctors charged in Pipli gangrape case

Odisha Police have filed a charge sheet in a local court against three doctors, including a hospital chief, for allegedly neglecting the treatment of a woman who was gangraped last year.

India to have all-time high foodgrain production in 2011-12: Pawar
Economy

India to have all-time high foodgrain production in 2011-12: Pawar

India will have an all-time high foodgrain production of over 252 million tons in 2011-12 with a record output of wheat, rice and cotton, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar said today.