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Over 6400 youth empowered through skills development ICICI 17.7.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhilai, Transforming despair to hope, the ICICI Academy of Skills situated in Sector 6 has empowered over 6400 underprivileged youth through Skills Development. Established on March 24, 2015, this centre, popularly known as Livelihood College, imparts free skill training to less privileged youth and offers a three months course in the areas of ‘Selling Skills’, […]
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Scheme to Provide Loans Under Short Term Agriculture Loan 16.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
In order to provide short term crop loans upto `3.00 lakh to farmers at a concessional interest rate of 7 per cent per annum, the Government of India in the Department of Agriculture Cooperation and Farmers Welfare (DAC&FW) implements an interest subvention scheme which provides interest subvention of 2% per annum to lending institutions viz. Public Sector Banks (PSBs), Private Sector Commercial Banks (in respect of loans given by their rural and semi urban branches only), Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) and Cooperative Banks on use of their own resources.
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Telangana's First Organic Village Is Leading The Way In Natural Farming 16.7.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Telangana's Enabavi village can show the way to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
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Revival of Cooperative Societies 15.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Cooperative Societies is a State Subject under Entry 32 of the State List of Seventh Schedule of the Constitution of India. National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has informed that the functioning of Cooperative Banks is guided by the Cooperative Societies Act of the respective States.
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State Economy 13.7.2019 Central Chronicle
According to the Annual Economic Survey of Madhya Pradesh for the year 2018-19 per capita income rose Rs.90,998 as compared to Rs.82,941 in 2017-18. Despite an increase of 9.71 per cent it remained much behind the All India average of Rs.1,26 lakh. In many fields the Madhya Pradesh is behind the other states. The national […]
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Self Help Groups 12.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Government of India is promoting Self Help Groups (SHGs) for realization of socio-economic development through the following programmes: Deen dayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM), under Ministry of Rural Development, across the country in a mission mode with the objective of organizing the rural poor women into Self Help Groups (SHGs) and continuously nurturing and supporting them to take economic activities till they attain appreciable increase in income over a period of time to improve their quality of life and come out of abject poverty.
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Jagan Mohan Reddy Attacks Chandrababu Naidu Over Farmer Welfare 11.7.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday accused the previous TDP government of ignoring the welfare of farmers and cheating them by not paying subsidy amounting to over Rs 2,000...
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State Economy 11.7.2019 Central Chronicle
According to the Annual Economic Survey of Madhya Pradesh for the year 2018-19 per capita income rose Rs.90,998 as compared to Rs.82,941 in 2017-18. Despite an increase of 9.71 per cent it remained much behind the All India average of Rs.1,26 lakh. In many fields the Madhya Pradesh is behind the other states. The national […]
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Parliament: Rahul Gandhi says farmers are suffering, Rajnath Singh claims Congress is to blame 11.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The Congress leader told the Lok Sabha that bank notices issued to farmers for non-payment of loans had worsened the agrarian distress.
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Rajnath counters Rahul, says Farmer problems not recent 11.7.2019 Central Chronicle
Agencies, New Delhi Defending the Modi government in the Lok Sabha, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday the multi-pronged problems faced by farmers across the country is not recent but was the result of failures of the previous Congress governments. ‘The pressure on the farmers has not erupted in last 2-4 years but is […]
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Fish Farmer’s Day observed 11.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Fish Farmer’s Day observed
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Madhya Pradesh Denies "Soft Hindutva" Touch In Please-All State Budget 11.7.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
In its maiden budget for 2019-2020, the Kamal Nath government did not impose any fresh tax burden on the people but instead took steps to fulfil promises charted in the party manifesto for last year's...
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Promotion of Agro Exports 10.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Promoting agricultural exports is a continuous process. To promote the agricultural exports, the Government has introduced a comprehensive Agriculture Export Policy with the following vision: “Harness export potential of Indian agriculture, through suitable policy instruments, to make India a global power in agriculture, and raise farmers’ income.
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Price Stabilisation Fund 10.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
In view of the fluctuating nature of international prices in plantation crops and the dependence of growers on the export markets, Government launched and implemented the Price Stabilization Fund (PSF) Scheme from 1st April, 2003 to 30th September, 2013 to provide financial relief to small growers of coffee, tea, rubber and tobacco having land holdings up to four hectares.
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Rajasthan Budget: Rs 1,000 Crore Farmers' Welfare Fund Announced 10.7.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Rajasthan Budget: From farming, irrigation, renewable energy and health sectors, the budget presented by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot came with many offerings for the people of the state.
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Another Farmer Commits Suicide In Kerala's Wayanad 10.7.2019 NDTV News - South
In yet another case of farmer's suicide in Kerala, a 55-year-old man allegedly ended his life by consuming a poisonous substance at Pullappy in the district, police said Wednesday.
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Enrolment drive to cover farmers under crop insurance scheme stepped up 10.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Enrolment drive to cover farmers under crop insurance scheme stepped up
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Waiving off Loans of Farmers in Drought Prone Areas 9.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
State-wise details of agriculture credit disbursement as reported by the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) during the year 2018-19 (provisional) is given in Annexure. There is no proposal under consideration of the Union Government to waive off loans of farmers.
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Increase in Days of Employment Under Mgnregs 9.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
     The mandate of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), 2005 is to provide at least 100 days of wage employment in a financial year to every rural household whose adult member volunteers to do unskilled manual work.
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To become a $5 trillion economy India needs investments. But where will they come from? 9.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
There was hardly any increase in public expenditure that would match the claims made on public investment.
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