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Apr 17, 2019
Leopard cub reunited with mother in Satara following 7-day operation; forest officials call for more awarenessIn the span of seven days, rigorous efforts were made by wildlife professionals to reunite a leopard cub with her mother.
Apr 12, 2019
Sugar mills owe record $4.38 bn to cane growers; huge inventories adversely affect paying capacityAs cane harvests jumped, domestic sugar prices fell 20 percent over the past two years, with sugar mills often complaining about prices falling below their production costs.
Apr 03, 2019
Ethanol blending with petrol likely to reach 7.2% in 2018-19 season from 4.2% last yearThe new Biofuel Policy 2018 has fixed a target of achieving 20 percent ethanol blending with petrol by 2030.
Mar 12, 2019
Sugarcane reinvented as 'energycane' could be future of cane industry, renewablesSugarcane needs to be reinvented with a wider range of uses & thrive as a promising renewables source.
Mar 05, 2019
8 trains cancelled, 24 diverted as farmers block Amritsar-Delhi line; loan waiver, payment of sugarcane crop among key demandsEight trains were cancelled and 24 were diverted on Tuesday as farmers continued their protest on the Amritsar-Delhi rail track in Jandiala in Amritsar
Jan 13, 2019
Farmers attack sugar factories in Maharashtra, set few on fire over delay in payments, better prices for their produceAngry over delay in payments, farmers attacked offices of sugar factories in Satara, Sangli and Kolhapur districts of Maharashtra and set some of them ablaze, the police said on Sunday.
Jan 07, 2019
Maharashtra sugar mills struggle to pay crop farmers as arrears pile up to Rs 4,575 cr; oversupply in overseas markets deepens crisisSugar mills in Maharashtra only managed to pay 39 percent (Rs 2,875.37 crore) of the farmer dues by 31 December, with Rs 4,575.53 crore left as arrears.
Jan 04, 2019
India's October-December sugar output rises 7% as mills in Maharashtra, Karnataka start operations earlyOutput in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, the country’s biggest producer of sugar, stood at 3.1 million tonnes, down nearly 7 percent from a year ago.
Dec 18, 2018
Sugar output up 2.1% at 7.05 mn tonnes till 15 Dec; annual production likely to decline in 2018-19India, the world's second biggest producer, is likely to produce 31.5 million tonnes of sugar in 2018-19 marketing year, slightly lower than 32.5 million tonnes last year.
Nov 29, 2018
India rejects US charge of subsidising cotton beyond WTO limits; says support extended to protect poor farmersThe US has alleged that India was providing substantial market price support for cotton well in excess of India's WTO spending limits