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New crop insurance scheme to cover 50% of farmers
Business Standard India

New crop insurance scheme to cover 50% of farmers

The Union government's ambitious crop insurance scheme for farmers will be named 'Bhartiya Krishi Bima Yojana' and will aim to cover about 50 per cent of farmers in the next two-three years. At present, around 23 per cent of total cropped area of ... Smart Investor, 1 month ago
Government rolls out crop insurance scheme Financial Express, 4 weeks ago

10 years of MNREGA: A bane or boon?

What has the MNREGA achieved in the 10 years of its existence? Has the scheme, which provides for 100 days of work a year for the rural poor, been just about digging a hole in the soil and filling it up or has it helped in providing empowerment to ...
 The Statesman3 days ago
Hindustan Times

Jakhar built his politics around farmers' causes

CHANDIGARH: In Balram Jakhar's death, Punjab has lost a leading peasant leader who looked way ahead while majority farmers of the state were reaping the benefits of Green Revolution by going for wheat-paddy and wheat-cotton crop rotation in the ...
 Times of India1 week ago Balram Jakhar; country loses veteran Parliamentarian, champion of farmer's cause  Newshence.com1 week ago Balram Jakhar - a farmer with innate political acumen  Yahoo! India1 week ago Balram Jakhar passes away: A farmer with innate political acumen  Hindustan Times1 week ago

Balram Jakhar towered over the rest, physically, politically

Balram Jakhar, 92, once the Jat face of the Congress, was an imposing personality. Former Union minister Natwar Singh described him Wednesday as a towering figure. He was indeed so, even literally speaking. His stout, 6.5-foot frame could dwarf most ...
 MyInforms1 week ago
DNA India

President Pranab Mukherjee, PM Modi, Sonia Gandhi and others condole Balram Jakhar's death

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday condoled the passing away of Dr. Balram Jakhar. In a message to his son, Sunil Jakhar, the President said, "I am sad to learn about the passing away of your father, Dr. Balram Jakhar, an esteemed colleague ...
 DNA India1 week ago President Mukherjee condoles passing away of Balram Jakhar  Ani News1 week ago Pranab Mukherjee condoles passing away of Balram Jakhar  MyInforms1 week ago


The President of India (via noodls) / PRESIDENT OF INDIA CONDOLES THE PASSING AWAY OF DR. BALRAM JAKHAR Rashtrapati Bhavan : 03.02.2016 The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has condoled the passing away of Dr. Balram Jakhar. In a message ...
 Noodls1 week ago President condoles passing away of Dr Balram Jakhar  Newshence.com1 week ago

Leewards Of Davos And Delhi

The world may be looking at India. But two years of drought are taking their toll on village economies, precipitating large-scale migration. In Davos, the world's thinkers are talking about India being the beacon of hope in an uncertain global ...
 Outlook India1 week ago
Business Standard India

Ideas secretaries could benefit from

Even as top civil servants are still brainstorming among themselves before presenting their 'transformational' ideas in eight specific areas to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Business Standard has prepared a list that might fit the bill. The PM, in a ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago
DNA India

More investment needed in...

Stressing on the need for more investments in the farm sector, Union finance minister Arun Jaitley today said the incentive structure of the agriculture sector should be revisited to address the challenges being faced by the sector and boost ...
 The Echo Of India1 month ago More investment, incentive revision needed in agriculture sector to boost growth, says Arun Jaitley  DNA India1 month ago FM Arun Jaitley for greater investment in agri sector, incentiverevision  Yahoo! India1 month ago Agri sector needs to be revisited to boost productivity, says Jaitley  New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago

Sangh Parivar unions seek softer loans for farmers

They asked the Centre to provide loans up to Rs. 5 lakh at four per cent interest In the pre-Budget consultations with the Union Finance Minister, the Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) has demanded a substantial increase in public investment in ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Farmers groups seek Rs 5 lakh...  The Echo Of India1 month ago Farmers demand remunerative prices, irrigation facilities  Financial Express1 month ago Farmers seek Rs 5 L loan at 4%, higher support price  Press Trust of India1 month ago
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