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Jan 04, 2019
Bt cotton still effective to control bollworms; crop covers 88% of total cultivation area in kharif season: GovtIn the current kharif season of 2018-19 crop year, he said around 88.27 percent of the 122.38 lakh hectares cotton area is under Bt cotton.
Dec 27, 2018
Rajasthan Assembly: BJP to decide on leader of Opposition soon; Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Arjun Ram Meghwal on shortlistDays after the Rajasthan poll results, the opposition BJP is yet to decide on who would lead it in the state assembly. The result for the Rajasthan elections was declared on 11 December.
Nov 30, 2018
BJP accuses Congress of copying manifesto for Rajasthan Vidhan Sabha polls, says Opposition won't fulfil promise to waive farm loansThe BJP claimed that the Congress, which released its manifesto four days after the BJP, has misled the people by producing a "tampered version" of the BJP's announcements ahead of the elections.
Nov 12, 2018
'Lotus will bloom again in desert state,' says Rajasthan BJP leader Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on speculations of anti-incumbencyShekhawat said that he doesn't believe there is any anti-incumbency factor against the BJP anywhere in Rajasthan
Oct 02, 2018
Kisan Kranti Yatra 'politically motivated', says Union Minister of State for Agriculture, claims farmers thankful to Modi govtKisan Kranti Yatra by thousands of farmers at the Uttar Pradesh-Delhi border turned violent on Tuesday as they tried to break barricades
Jul 06, 2018
Govt to soon come up with new mechanism to ensure minimum support price for farmersThe government will soon announce a new mechanism to ensure that farmers get the minimum support price (MSP) if market prices fall below the benchmark rate, Minister of State for Agriculture Gajendra Singh Shekhawat said on Friday
May 07, 2018
Cash-for-tax settlement scandal: Union minister, senior tax officers demand action against corrupt officialsA high profile case of alleged corruption within the top brass of Income Tax has come to light with Director General (Investigation) writing to the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) to initiate action against one of the additional directors.
Dec 03, 2017
Congress' election promises in Gujarat may be attractive, but voters should take them with a pinch of saltThe voters in Gujarat would do well to take these promises with a pinch of salt, especially given Congress’ track record in Punjab.
Oct 31, 2017
Sushma Swaraj meets kin of captain of ship that sunk in the PacificThe family members of a Virar-based merchant navy officer, who along with other Indian crew members went missing after their cargo ship sank in the Pacific off the Philippines earlier this month, met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj seeking her help to trace him.
Sep 03, 2017
Cabinet reshuffle: MoS Gajendra Singh Shekhawat's inclusion comes ahead of Rajasthan Assembly polls next yearBorn in Rajasthan's Sikar on 3 October, 1967, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat was the national general secretary of the farmers' wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party, the BJP Kisan Morcha.