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Jul 01, 2019
Govt plans to incentivise contract farming: Centre should encourage large firms to be part of plan; decision will bring transparency of purchases and salesAt one level, contract farming is like any other contract to purchase goods of a quality and quantity within a specified time period
May 28, 2019
Open Challenge: Digital solutions invited to combat fall armyworm epidemic in IndiaThe top two entries will win funding to cover the cost of development of their digital tool/solution.
Feb 01, 2019
Narendra Modi eyes budget 2019-20 to shore up political base: Centre is set to step up rural welfare spending by 16%The budget, which is interim and is likely to be followed by a full one in July, is expected to project economic growth of around 7.5 percent for the next financial year
Nov 19, 2018
'Govt stacking up Reserve Bank of India board with allies to turn heat up on governor Urjit Patel'Now stacked with government nominees who can be counted on to support the administration, the Reserve Bank of India board is being transformed from having a passive advisory role into a body that can exert pressure for policy change
Oct 04, 2018
Farmers on the war path: Solution lies not in MSP, but in giving farmers a share in the revenueUnless the farmer gets a fair price for his produce, he will remain exploited.
Feb 01, 2018
FM Arun Jaitley unveils Budget aiming stronger economic growth ahead of 2019 electionsIndia’s government began unveiling its 2018-19 federal budget aiming for stronger economic growth to win over voters ahead of a national election next year
Jan 29, 2018
Budget 2018: Narendra Modi govt will try to woo back rural voters, small businesses ahead of crucial pollsBudget proposals are a closely guarded secret, but a finance ministry official with direct knowledge of the discussions said: “The government’s top priority is to create jobs and boost growth.”
Dec 21, 2017
Budget 2018 likely to focus on rural areas after Narendra Modi's narrow home-state victory | ReutersPrime Minister Narendra Modi’s government won an election in his home state of Gujarat this week, but only just as it faced discontent fuelled by falling farm incomes and a lack of jobs.