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Mar 30, 2020
Astronaut pee can be used in the construction of structures on the moon: ReportUrea from urine can be used as an additive that can be incorporated into concrete to soften the mixture.
Jan 27, 2020
Budget 2020: Govt may consider import duty cut on raw material for fertiliser industry; move aims to boost domestic productionDuring April-December 2019-20, the country's crude and manufactured fertiliser imports grew by 8.47 percent to $ 6.2 billion.
Jul 15, 2019
Deteriorating groundwater level force farmers in Delhi’s Mungeshpur to use toxic drain water for farmingFarmers in Mungeshpur village in Delhi are using toxic water coming from drain for growing vegetables due to lack of groundwater for farming. Dinesh, a resident of Qutubgarh, pointed out that cases of cancer in the area have witnessed a seven-fold increase in the last ten years. Villagers have also appealed to the government for assistance so that they can shun the practice of using toxic water for farming.
Apr 15, 2019
Govt extends duration of new urea policy from 1 April this year till further noticeThe government on Monday decided to extend the duration of the New Urea Policy from April 1 this year till further orders to ensure smooth supply of nutrients to farmers
Mar 04, 2019
Store nation's urine, it will end India's need to import fertilisers, says Nitin GadkariNitin Gadkari said even human urine can be useful for making a bio-fuel and it can also yield ammonium sulfate and nitrogen
Jan 08, 2019
Govt allows Iran's Bank Pasargad to open branch in Mumbai, operations to begin in three months: Nitin GadkariGadkari said that the government of India has already given permission to Iran to open a branch of Bank Pasargad in Mumbai.
Dec 24, 2018
Fertiliser Ministry asks railway to focus on urea movement to Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan; says no shortage in two statesThe domestic suppliers have already been advised to supply the urea, highly subsidised fertiliser, according to the allocated supply plan for December, it said.
Nov 12, 2018
Fertiliser industry condoles death of union minister Ananth KumarUnion Minister Ananth Kumar, 59, died at a private hospital in Bengaluru in the early hours of Monday after battling lung cancer for several months
Sep 22, 2018
Narendra Modi lays foundation stone for Talcher fertiliser project in Odisha, says it will help cut import of natural gas, fertiliserNarendra Modi on Saturday said the Rs 13,000 crore-project to revive the Talcher fertiliser plant will for the first time see coal being converted into gas for use as feedstock.
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.