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15 of 26 India-Israel farm projects operational; rest to start next year 28.6.2017 Business Standard: Economy & Policy
Modi's visit to dwell on water conservation, Israel's expertise in desalination may also be tapped
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Panel formed to pick Padma nominees 28.6.2017 Nagpur News, Latest Nagpur News Headlines & Live Updates - Times of India
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Godavari-Krishna river linking has helped farmers save crop 28.6.2017 thehansindia3899
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MK Stalin writes to PM Modi, seeks river linking project 28.6.2017 India – The Indian Express
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Reservoirs filled to only 10% of capacity 28.6.2017 Nagpur News, Latest Nagpur News Headlines & Live Updates - Times of India
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Water levels increase slightly, stock 10.15% Finally, water stock around city marginally up following good spells of rain 28.6.2017 TOI: Pune Times
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Summer school on technological advances 28.6.2017 The Tribune
Tribune News Service Ludhiana, June 27 The 21-day ICAR-sponsored summer school on ‘Technological advances for enhancing productivity of horticultural crops’ concluded at Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) here today. SS Kukal, Dean, College of Agriculture, was the chief guest. In all, 23 participants from state agricultural universities, ICAR institutes, Krishi Vigyan Kendras, etc, participated in the summer school organised by the Department of Fruit Science, PAU. Faculty members of the Department of Fruit Science were present on the occasion. Dr Kukal said, “The horticultural crops require less water and other inputs and are more remunerative than field crops.” Expansion of horticulture in Punjab can conserve water, reduce leaching of nutrients, save fertilisers and groundwater pollution, provide additional water for expansion of farm activity, and put less impact on environment,.” Kukal stressed on laying emphasis on multidisciplinary approach to overcome farm challenges. He highlighted the role of ...
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Unused borewells pose grave threat to people 28.6.2017 Hindu: Home
Over 50,000 defunct wells remain uncapped in Prakasam
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Seeds of fish farming sown in Adyar creek 27.6.2017 TOI: Chennai
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Loan waiver alone not the panacea for Maharashtra farmers’ woes: Experts 27.6.2017 HBL: Industry & Economy
High inputs costs, low price for produce and water scarcity are major challenges
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Modi in Netherlands: PM discusses govt's reform initiatives with Dutch CEOs 27.6.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
After meeting with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met with the Dutch CEOs and spoke about reform initiatives of Government of India over the last 3 years.Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Gopal Baglay tweeted, "PM: Govt's reforms seek 2 enhance ease of doing biz & bring standards at par w global standards. 7000 reforms, real estate, defence, etc FDI."Baglay said that Prime Minister Modi was focusing on trade, technology and investment during the meeting with CEOs."Focussing on trade, technology and investment. PM @narendramodi and @MinPres interacted with top Dutch CEOs," he tweeted.Stressing that pension funds are especially welcome to India, the Prime Minister stated that water is a prime sector for cooperation; irrigation & conservation.Calling on the CEOs present to pitch their investments in India, Prime Minister Modi said that India a land of opportunities, adding that the Indian Government's reforms seek to .
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India a land of opportunities: Modi to Dutch CEOs 27.6.2017 TOI: Home
He said India is a "land of opportunities" with over 7 per cent growth rate and 1.25 billion population of which 800 million people are below 35 years. He identified irrigation and water conservation as the areas where the two countries can boost cooperation.
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Heavy rain in catchments raises Periyar level by one foot 27.6.2017 Hindu: National
Though huge quantum of water is discharged from the dam, it has not reached Vaigai dam
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For the first time in 5 years, Telangana lifeline gets water in June 27.6.2017 TOI: All Headlines
For the first time in 5 years, Telangana lifeline gets water in June
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MoU to upgrade skills of aquaculture and fishery science workers 27.6.2017 TOI: Goa
With an aim of bridging gaps and upgrading skills of local workers in the field of aquaculture and fishery sciences, Goa-based National Institute of Oceanography (NIO), has signed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding with the Agricultural Skill Council of India (ASCI).
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Accord river linking programme a top priority: Stalin to PM 27.6.2017 TOI: Chennai
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Kempegowda Jayanthi 2017: The visionary who created a city around markets and lakes 27.6.2017
A modern city, which has earned itself a place on the international map with its IT czars and whiz kids today,  Bengaluru had a very different beginning centuries ago. Created around markets and lakes, it buzzed to a different beat. Central to its spread was a red mud fort with eight gates, the ruins of which still stand today in  busy, commercial New Tharagupet. Although almost as old,  the Bull Temple in Basavanagudi, the Someshwara Temple in Ulsoor and the Gavi Gangadhareshwara Temple in Gavipuram are in far better shape. Together with the fort they date back to the time when a visionary feudatory of the Vijayanagar empire, Hiriya Kempe Gowda, decided to create a city like none other and make it his capital. Son of Kempananje Gowda, who ruled Yelahankanadu for over 70 years, Kempe Gowda was born in Yelahanka in 1510 AD.   Kicked off his vision with a red mud fort that he built in 1537 AD. Kempe Gowda  visualised a city with man-made lakes, temples and marketplaces and ...
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Delhi-Dhaka must work together 27.6.2017 thehansindia3920
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Growing statue cult triggers turf wars 27.6.2017 thehansindia3899
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AP CM releases Godavari water to delta 27.6.2017 thehansindia3899
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