'Tell nation when Chinese are going to be thrown out of India,' Rahul Gandhi's request to Modi ahead of PM's speech
In a tweet, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced that he will address the nation at 6 pm today
Coronavirus Outbreak: COVID-19 exposes lacunae in India's food security, system needs overhaul from production to last-mile delivery
One of the most critical challenges that the current coronavirus pandemic has underscored is India's ability of the food sector to effectively cope with crisis situations.
Coronavirus Outbreak: With a stressed Rabi season, it's imperative to ensure speedy delivery of Zaid, Kharif seeds to farmers
Agriculture is the backbone of our survival and most of our agriculture today depends on quality seeds and the organised seed sector.
Chief ministers' panel and NITI Aayog deliberates on using MGNREGA funds for rehabilitation of agricultural land
Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath suggested the use of MGNREGA funds in supplementing labour costs in agriculture
Marathwada Diary: Farmers risk a dicey second sowing as rainfall failure stunts growth of Kharif crops
Farmers in Marathwada gamble on a second sowing in a desperate need to raise some cash ahead of Rabi season as they expect poor yield due to rainfall failure during first round of Kharif sowing
The panel's views assume significance in the wake of allegations by the agriculture minister that MNREGA operations have had an adverse effect on labour availability.
Temporary shortage of labour has been reported during the peak agriculture season because of the employment guarantee scheme under MGNREGA but the country's overall foodgrain production has not been affected, the government said today.