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Telangana farmer suicides: 536 and counting

Telangana farmer suicides: 536 and counting

Hyderabad/Warangal: On New Year's eve, Jinukula Rajasekhar, a young farmer from Shamirpet village in Warangal district of Telangana, consumed a lethal combination of alcohol and profenofos, an insecticide sprayed on crops to kill pests. He died four ..., 1 month ago

New irrigation scheme to link villages to water sources

NEW DELHI: Seeking to save farmers from vagaries of Monsoon, the government will soon launch its ambitious rural irrigation scheme by linking villages through nearest possible sources of water. The scheme - Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sichai Yojana - ...
 Economic Times2 months ago

This Humble Food Is a Nutritional Powerhouse -- and It Changed the Lives of Hippies, Environmentalists, and Gun-Toting Rednecks

It's the kind of food that feeds villages. It also benefits impact on the land where it grows. Lentils are a humble ingredient that appear in many earthy foods. Not the fancy dishes that tapdance around the table, but simple, nourishing foods ...
 AlterNet.org1 day ago

Surprise rains play spoilsport, impact crop yields

PUNE| NEW DELHI: A heavy burst of unseasonal rain and stormy weather across the country has severely damaged Nagpur's orange crop along with many mango and grape orchards, and has hurt the yield of grains, but officials said the impact was moderate ...
 Economic Times3 days ago

Jaitley's Budget is for Sahib Log

(Mani Shankar Aiyar is a Congress MP in the Rajya Sabha.) Every year around the end of February, the sahib log and the pink papers (and now, increasingly the TV news channels) whip themselves into a frenzy over what the Budget holds for them. ...
 NDTV3 days ago Opinion: Jaitley's Budget is for Sahib Log  NDTV3 days ago

The journey of little millets

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Little millets. Photo: Wikimedia Commons TOPICS The grain has been a part of the human food system from time immemorial Little millet, also known as Small millet, is a species of millet commonly ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Taken steps to implement National Policy for Farmers: Govt to SC

New Delhi: The government on Friday told the Supreme Court that it has taken all possible steps for implementation of National Policy for Farmers (NPF)-2007 for the development and growth of agriculture and betterment of farmers. In its counter ...
 ZeeNews.com1 week ago

Rabi sowing down by 40%, farmers here stare at crippling poverty and ask where is water?

In his denims and driving an SUV, his children in a CBSE school in a Tier 3 town, the English-speaking 36-year-old Nathrao Karad does not fit into any of the popular cliches associated with Maharashtra's drought-hit farmers. In his rented home in ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago

720 jobs created within Industrialization Map in Akmola rgn

ASTANA. KAZINFORM - In 2014 720 jobs were created in the framework of the Industrialization Map state program in Akmola region, Akmola region Internal Policy Department reports. According to preliminary data, gross regional product for the first ...
 Kazinform3 weeks ago

Farmers seek water supply for irrigation

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Farmers of Puthiyamputhur have sought the intervention of the Collector to ensure sufficient supply of water from Kombai odai. They told the Collector, M. Ravikumar, who was on a visit to Puthiyamputhur on ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
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