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Dec 04, 2018
India's GDP likely to recover in Q4 of FY19; third quarter may remain slow, says Niti Aayog vice chairmanThe growth in GDP in July-September is the lowest in three quarters but better than 6.3 percent in the same period of the previous year.
Nov 29, 2018
Need GST Council like federal institution in healthcare and farm sector: Arun JaitleyListing out the necessity for setting up such a federal body, Jaitley said the states and Centre both spend on healthcare and have their respective schemes
Nov 27, 2018
Agriculture Ministry contradicts previous reports of demonetisation, admits farmers were unable to buy fertilisers, seedsOfficial sources said the earlier report on demonetisation was based on the statement of the Chairman of the National Seeds Corporation which did not take into account seed distribution by various other channels.
Sep 18, 2018
Need to blend subsidy with investment to enhance agriculture sector growth, make it self-sufficient: Arun JaitleyImportant areas which require investment include physical infrastructure, social sector and farm sector, Jaitley said.
Jul 12, 2018
Union minister Arun Jaitley calls for more Centre-state cooperation in farm sectorUnion minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday suggested a uniform set of policies for the agriculture sector across the country so that farmers benefit the most and their income doubles
Jul 03, 2018
Revamping agriculture: Govt scores high on intent, patchy on implementation; litmus test will be persuading states to reformIf PM Modi is really serious about doing his bit for agriculture, he and Amit Shah must push BJP governments to execute the needed agriculture reforms.
May 27, 2018
NITI Aayog vice-chairman terms Modi govt's performance 'miraculous', says macroeconomic parameters improved in 4 yearsNITI Aayog vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar on Sunday termed the performance of the Modi government as 'miraculous'.
Jan 08, 2018
Agriculture sector growth likely to be higher than CSO estimate of 2.1%, says ministryThe agriculture sector is expected to grow higher than projected 2.1 percent growth by the Central Statistics Office for the current fiscal, following better Rabi crop prospects
Jul 22, 2016
India's water reservoirs at 34% capacity in week to June 2The latest levels were higher than the last 10 years' average of 33 percent, and were 5 percentage points more compared with the previous week
Apr 22, 2016
Remove inequality in the farm sector; good monsoon alone cannot push growthIf the government really wants to get the benefit out of expected good monsoon, it has to put effort into the agricultural sector