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RLI schemes in Khangabok soon 22.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
RLI schemes in Khangabok soon
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Watershed development projects reviewed 21.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Watershed development projects reviewed
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This New Pumpkin Variety From Varanasi May Just Be The Perfect Superfood 15.1.2020 NDTV Food - Latest
Indian scientists have developed a brand new variety of pumpkin, the 'Chhappan Bhog' pumpkin whose health benefits far exceed those of the ordinary.
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State Budget 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
After the enforcement of the GST (Goods and Service Tax) and its implementation by the Central Council of Finance Ministers of the State under the Chairmanship of Union Finance Minister, the State Budgets have become dull and drab progress reports and statement of expenditure. The thrill of taxation, new taxes are not there. In the State Vidhan Sabha the Finance Minister Mr.Jayant Malaiyya presented the State Budget of 1,86,698 crores of reveue receipts and expenditure of 1,86,685 crores in the year 2018-19 with marginal surplus of 13 crores of rupees. On the onset Mr.Malaiyya highlighted the achievement of 7.3 per cent growth in the GDP in the year 2017-18 which is higher than the national growth rate of the GDP. He said it was much more important because the state received deficient rain and in many parts of the State there were scarcity of coalition in the agriculture. The contribution of State economy in the National economy has gone up from 3.48 per cent to 3.84 per cent. Under the GST taxation ...
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Governor Address 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The Budget Session of the Madhya Pradesh Vidhan Sabha started with first address of the new Governor Mrs.Anandiben Patel. There were occasional disruptions by the Opposition Congress questioning the Government claims in certain field. The Budget will be presented on February 28 and the session will end on March 28. The Governor in her address said with determined efforts by her Government the state has made progress in all the field. She mentioned the state was self sufficient in the power potential. General consumers getting 24 hour power supply and for agriculture purposes 10 hour power supply being provided. The power generation of the State is 18,043 megawatt and by next year in 2019 it would be 20,000 mega watt. The transmission losses have down 2.71 per cent which is lowest in the country. In every year it will come down 2 to 3 per cent. She said in this very year upto October 2018 all the 35 lakhs house hold not having power, would get power connection. The ultra mega solar power project of ...
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Chambal Basin 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Narmada is the biggest river and of religious value of Madhya Pradesh. The Kshipra is also religious “Kumbha” river is its length is not much. The river like Chambal, Betwa, Tawa, Ken also big and important rivers in the State. For a long time the Chambal was known for its ravines and dacoits but that slur on its name is fast vanishing. Some part of Chambal basin remain cronically dry . The Narmada Control Board meeting the Chairmanship of the Chief Minister Mr.Shivraj Singh Chouhan has decided that now the drought-affected areas of the Chambal Basin of Malwa Region would not remain dry. The best irrigation initiative micro lift irrigation scheme to lift water from Narmada Basin and provide it to the drought affected areas of the Chambal Basin. The Board is taking measures to use cent per cent Narmada water allotted to the Madhya Pradesh on time schedule. The state has to use 18.25 MAF water till the year 2024. All water utility projects in the Narmada will be ready by the year 2022. The Narmada ...
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Agro Measures 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The monsoon is over. The rains and deficient in the Madhya Pradesh. Despite initially heavy rains the beginning could not fill up many water bodies like Bhoj Sagar and Kerwa Dam of Capital Bhopal. The plight and problem of the agriculture sector is to provide water fields as the crops now need irrigation urgently some irrigation pumps operate on diesel and the diesel is becoming costly on regular basis. The Government must ensure irrigation to farmers at this hour when seeding has started in the crops. The Narmada water supply in the capital is eratic and many localities and not setting water at all.The State Government before the advent of monsoon launched the scheme of talabs in every villages. Still it is not known how may new talab were dug up and having water. Crops require urgent water supply.
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1971 'Garibi Hatao' did not help poor, Modi Govt to shun populism: Jaitley 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Senior BJP leader and Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday hailed latest World Bank data that places India as the sixth largest economy surpassing France and asserted that Narendra Modi-led dispensation will not follow the Congress model of 1970s and 1980s that was mere 'populist'. He said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shaken the "traditional thinking process" and ensured that rural India and the less privileged get the first right of resources. "If this and increased expenditure continues for the next decade, the impact on India’s rural poor would be very significant. This benefits all – irrespective of religion, caste or community. The Congress provided India’s poor with slogan. Mr Modi has given them resources," Mr Jaitley said. "We will not follow the model of 1970s and 1980s of the Congress. That model essentially involved populist slogans rather than sound policy and actual expenditure for the welfare of the poor," Mr Jaitley wrote in an article posted on Facebook. In this ...
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Modi Visit 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi on a day’s visit to Madhya Pradesh at Mohanpura in Rajgarh he dedicated Mohanpura irrigation Project. It will irrigate 1.25 hectares of land and provide drinking water to 400 villages. The Rajgarh district so far mostly dependent of rain water for agriculture. The Mohanpura Project has given a big fillip in irrigation. Mr.Modi also praised for the leadership of the Chief Minister Mr.Shivraj Singh Chouhan in making tremendous progress in the development of the state. In the clean India programme in the whole India first and second position obtained by Indore and Bhopal. In all 21 cities of the states besides Bhopal and Indore included in the national lists of clean cities and are Khargone, Ujjain, Singraulli, Mandsaur,Jabalpur, Gwalior, Chhindwara, Sagar, Rewa, Pithampur, Dewas, Neemuch, Ratlam, Hoshangabad, Nagda, Burhanpur and Chhattarpur. In view of coming elections Mr.Modi also took it as opportunity to assail Congress for projecting only one family. Mr.Modi also ...
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Mah farmers' stir: Six-member body formed to look into demands 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Mumbai, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Monday that a six-member committee has been formed to look into the farmers' issue. The six members are -- Revenue Minister Chandrakant Patil, Irrigation Minister Girish Mahajan, PWD Minister Eknath Shinde, Agriculture Minister Pandhurang Phundkar, Cabinet Minister for Tribal Development Vishnu Sawara and Cabinet Minister of Sahakar and Panan Subhash Deshmukh. Meanwhile, after covering 180-km for six days, nearly 40,000 farmers carrying red flags converged at Azad Maidan here on Monday to press for their demands. The march, called by Akhil Bharatiya Kisan Sabha (ABKS) affiliated with the CPI(M), had started on March 6 from the CBS Chowk in Nashik. They are demanding waivers on agricultural loans after unseasonal rain destroyed crops, and also more support from the government and fair prices for their produce.The transfer of land to tribal farmers is also on their list. Sighting difficulty for the office-goers and the students appearing for ...
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Netanyahu 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The Israeli Prime Minister Mr. Benjamin Netanyahu with his wife Ms Sara and 130 members delegation arrived in India on a 6-day visit. Nine defence, agriculture, trade, cyber crime, Indian investment in Israeli oil and gas sector, Israeli technical cooperation in renewable energy, civil aviation, space and industrial research, mutual investment in each other column were signed. In the defence sector the Rs. 430 crore barak missile agreement is of great importance under make in India policy India offers ample opportunity to Israel to set up defence manufacturing units in India. Mr Modi and Mr Netanyahu are personal friends. Mr Modi waiving protocol received him at the Airport. Besides Delhi Mr Netanyahu will visit Ahmedabad and Mumbai also. Israel has made miraculous research and development in the field of agriculture and defence. Since the inception of Israel in 1948 Arab nations were hostile to it. On every Arab attack the Israel retaliated with much more big hit back. It once defected 6 Arab ...
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Maharashtra government portfolios allocated: Full list of ministers 5.1.2020 DNA
This comes a week after 36 new ministers were sworn in on December 30 as Thackeray expanded the council of ministers of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government.
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PM Modi launches groundwater scheme, renames tunnel under Rohtang Pass after Vajpayee 25.12.2019 Scroll.in
He also unveiled a statue of Vajpayee at the Lok Bhawan in Lucknow and laid the foundation stone for the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical University.
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Modi unveils plan to tackle water shortages in India's heartland states 25.12.2019 Reuters: Top News
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched a 60-billion-rupee ($842 million) plan to tackle water shortages in the country's seven heartland states where agriculture is a mainstay.
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Chemical fertilizer-free status sought for Manipur 22.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
Chemical fertilizer-free status sought for Manipur
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Kamal Nath govt fulfilled 365 promises in a year 18.12.2019 Central Chronicle
164 promises completed and 201 in progress; Government completes remarkable one-year of tenure Bhopal, Under the able leadership of Chief Minister Kamal Nath, Madhya Pradesh completes its one year today. During this period, the state government with all its intensity executed the points of the manifesto issued before the election of the state assembly in […]
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Manpreet Badal urges Centre to continue with MSP 18.12.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, To safeguard the interest of state’s farmers, Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal on Wednesday urged Union Government to continue the procurement of wheat and paddy at Minimum Support Price (MSP) from the state, besides ensuring procurement of maize and alternate crops to promote crop diversification and to address the problem of depleting […]
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‘Amma’: Perumal Murugan’s new book in translation is all about his mother 13.12.2019 Scroll.in
The acclaimed writer takes a break from fiction to write a memoir.
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Jokai Borbam Tangia village yet to see promised development 5.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
Jokai Borbam Tangia village yet to see promised development
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Gunmen kill head of Japan aid agency, 5 others in Afghanistan 4.12.2019 Reuters: World News
Gunmen killed six people, including the head of a Japanese aid agency, on Wednesday in an attack on their vehicle in Jalalabad in eastern Afghanistan, officials said.
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