User: phemk23 Topic: Gujarat Agriculture
Category: Gujarat Agriculture
Last updated: May 12 2019 12:20 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Climate researcher explains dynamics behind cyclones 12.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Climate researcher explains dynamics behind cyclones
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Porn, tobacco, violent video games: A survey finds what Indians want banned the most 9.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The Indian government’s crackdown on pornography has support among many Indians online.
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In Rajasthan’s Barmer, frequent droughts have left farmers disillusioned by government promises 8.5.2019 Scroll.in
About 80% of the farmers rely on rain for agriculture, with benefits of irrigation projects yet to reach the parched area.
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4 in 10 Indians want ban on tobacco, PUBG: Study 7.5.2019 Sify Finance
Amid the controversy over restrictions on the popular mobile game PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) in Gujarat, a new study has found that about 40 per cent of Indians want a complete ban on cigarettes, marijuana, e-cigarettes, violent video games and online betting.
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The Election Fix: India’s farm crisis is alarming. What are politicians promising to do about it? 5.5.2019 Scroll.in
India has seen numerous farmer protests in the last five years. Will that have an impact on the elections?
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Current affairs wrap of the day: May 3rd, 2019 3.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Get all the big national and international news and stay up to date with Current Affairs and General Knowledge to prepare for competitive exams.
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PepsiCo withdraws case against Gujarat potato farmers 3.5.2019 Sify Finance
Facing increasing pressure, food and beverages giant PepsiCo on Thursday said it has withdrawn the case it filed against nine Gujarat farmers for growing a potato variety which it claimed was its registered product.
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PepsiCo to withdraw cases filed against Gujarat farmers for allegedly infringing its patent 2.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The company had sued the farmers for cultivating the FC5 potato variety, which is grown exclusively for its Lay’s potato chips.
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'Hot potato': PepsiCo could face stir in Gujarat farmers support 1.5.2019 Sify Finance
The ongoing tussle between Gujarat's potato farmers and PepsiCo seems to be snowballing into a nationwide agitation against the food and beverages giant which has dragged the farmers into a legal battle over growing a variety of potatoes, which it claims to be registered in its name.
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Modern rural composting system launched at Makeli 1.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Modern rural composting system launched at Makeli
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PepsiCo offers to settle dispute with farmers it had sued for growing potatoes used in Lay’s chips 27.4.2019 Scroll.in
The company proposed a settlement where farmers should purchase the variety of seeds from them and sell the produce back to the firm.
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PepsiCo offers Gujarat farmers to settle court case 27.4.2019 Sify Finance
Global beverages and food products giant PepsiCo India on Friday expressed its willingness for an out-of-court settlement with the potato growers of Gujarat whom it had dragged to the court for growing FL2027 or FC5 variety of potatoes, for which the company claims exclusive rights.
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Farmer bodies protest PepsiCo suits against potato growers 25.4.2019 Sify Finance
A group of farmers' organisations, including the RSS- affiliated Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS), on Wednesday demanded withdrawal of legal suits filed by food and beverages giant PepsiCo India against nine potato growers in north Gujarat for growing a particular variety of potatoes, which the company claims it has sole rights to make its popular brand of Lay's chips.
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Fall armyworm attack crops in Mizoram 25.4.2019 The Assam Tribune
Fall armyworm attack crops in Mizoram
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Data check: 23 years on, a welfare cess for construction workers has done little for them 22.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Of the Rs 38,685.23 crore collected since 1996 as welfare cess, only 25.8% was spent by 2018.
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From Patidar leader to star campaigner: Can Hardik Patel change Congress’ fortunes in western India? 19.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The 25-year-old politician from Gujarat cannot contest in this election himself, but he is still making an impression on voters.
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In Gujarat, lands for which Narmada dam was built reel under drought even as factories get water 17.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Farmers say all the water is going to cities and factories while the Kutch and Saurashtra regions are parched.
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Country will suffer if Modi comes to power: Yechury 14.4.2019 The Assam Tribune
Country will suffer if Modi comes to power: Yechury
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After K’taka, Cong has turned MP also into it’s ATM: PM 10.4.2019 Central Chronicle
Junagadh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wedesday strongly hit out at the Congress, saying that with the surfacing of the ‘Tughlak Road Scam,’ it has become clear that the party, which was earlier using Karnataka as its ATM, has also turned Madhya Pradesh into the same.He also alleged that Congress was supporting those, who talked about […]
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More than 40% of India is reeling under drought, but the Centre may not even acknowledge it 4.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The government has made the process of declaring drought long and difficult, experts say. So, the ongoing disaster may go officially unannounced.
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