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So how is the Modi sarkar doing?

The kind of people Narendra Modi has chosen, the decisions he has taken and the rail and central budgets suggest that he is treading carefully in New Delhi. There is less of innovation and more of......

This June is the driest in India in 10 years

Till Thursday, the country had received 41 per cent less June rainfall than normal -- the scantiest in a decade and one of the rarest occasions when the shortfall in the month was more than 30 per......

Rain pain: Maharashtra stares at water scarcity threat

A “scarcity threat” looms large over Maharashtra, with below-average rainfall and rapidly-depleting water levels in reservoirs. According to the India Meteorological Department’s......

Weak monsoon: 'Only 20 per cent water left in major reservoirs'

Cabinet sub-committee to meet to review the situation and take necessary steps. Sanjay Jog reports A “scarcity threat” looms large over Maharashtra, with......

Monsoon likely to hit Kerala by June 2

The south-west monsoon, crucial for the country's agriculture-based economy, is likely to hit the Kerala coast by June 2, the Indian Meteorological Department said on Thursday. "Conditions are......

Monsoon: It may be 2009 all over again

Kharif sowing till June 20 almost 18 per cent less than last year;  328 districts under watch, based on rains in the first 15 days The southwest monsoon has covered almost half of India but......

Another onion crisis in the offing

India may be faced with an onion crisis again. This kharif season, the El Niño weather phenomenon, which could disrupt rains, and a shortage of seeds are seen as concerns. Ahead of Diwali......

India to see bumper crop this year on good monsoon

India is expected to harvest bumper crop this year based on estimates of higher food grains production in Kharif (summer sown) and hopes of better Rabi (winter) crop with enough water in......

Foodgrain output projected to fall by 10%: Minister

Country's foodgrain production is projected to decline by 10 per cent in the kharif season of this year at 117.18 million tonnes due to deficient monsoon and drought in some states.However, the......

Despite improving monsoon, worry continues for most crops

As the kharif sowing season exceeds two months, no crop has managed to reach the normal area of cultivation (average of the past five years), except for sugarcane, cotton and jute. Though......
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Cotton acreage hit a new high at 12.25 million ha

Cotton acreage this kharif has touched a new high with the fibre crop gaining area from crops such as soyabean and corn in key growing States of... ...
Odisha targets 5 lakh tonnes potato produce in Koraput by 2015

Press Trust of India | Bhubaneswar September 1, 2014 Last Updated at 20:10 IST The Odisha state government today set a target of producing 5 lakh... ...
Govt relaxes onion import norms

kitchen staple till November to boost domestic supply and check rates. As per official data, onion prices are at present stable in the range of Rs... ...
How experts see outlook ahead

Indian markets settled on a strong note on Monday on the back of Modi speech and strong economic growth data for April-June quarter. Nifty hits new... ...
Urea imports dip 54% to 20.31 LT in Apr-Aug period

New Delhi, Sep 1 (PTI) Amid fall in sowing area and below normal monsoon reported in this kharif season so far, urea imports have decreased by 54... ...

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