User: phemk23 Topic: Indian Agriculture
Category: South India Agriculture
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Modi must worry about India's malnutrition crisis 24.1.2020 Rediff: Business
'With the largest number of malnourished people on the planet, India is poised to be a nation that significantly under-performs as an economy.'
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Kerala food back on IRCTC menu after social media backlash 22.1.2020 Scroll.in
The dishes will be served on trains and stations in the state within a week, said the catering arm of the Railways.
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Sibal lashes out at PM Modi at CAA rally 19.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Sibal lashes out at PM Modi at CAA rally
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Ginjia school sets an example in agriculture 18.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Ginjia school sets an example in agriculture
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Migrants looking for a better life in Indian cities continue to be shadowed by caste bias 17.1.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
From division of labour, housing and access to public facilities – caste determines everything.
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'I'm being called a Pakistani whore' 15.1.2020 Rediff: News
'If this is the India you're talking about, where there is no space for minorities, where you have hate, where people can enter universities and beat students up, let me be anti-national.' 'I'll carry that as a badge of honour.'
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"Poverty and income inequality up in 25 states and UTs": NITI Aayog 14.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
"Poverty and income inequality up in 25 states and UTs": NITI Aayog
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AP 2020 Grama Sachivalayam notification released; apply for 16,207 vacancies 11.1.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The application process for the Grama Sachivalayam positions can be undertaken at gramasachivalayam.ap.gov.in.
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2020 starts with 40 pc more rainfall 11.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
2020 starts with 40 pc more rainfall
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Monsoon Delayed 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Monsoon that arrives in the Madhya Pradesh around June 10 has been delayed approximately by 10 days due to certain unfavourable conditions in the Arabian Sea. The western part of the state get rain by South Western branch of Monsoon and Southern districts of the State get rains from the south-eastern branch of monsoon. The Weather Office has said the South West monsoon has covered Kerala, Karnataka,Konkan, part of Maharashtra, Vidarbha and Chhattisgarh. But after this there seems to no further advance. Earlier it was expected Monsoon on till hit MP on June 11. If monsoon comes even after 10 days delay, it will not harm much but it is stretched further the sowing in agriculture will be delayed. The process of weather system advancing towards Madhya Pradesh is weak and does not seems to have enough energy to push further to the Central part of the state.
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Monsoon Arrives 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The monsoon has arrived in India from its entry state Kerala four days earlier on May 28. The schedule date is June 1. The monsoon has two branches - one from Bay of Bengal known as South-Eastern Monsoon and another from the Arabian Sea known as South-Western Monsoon that arrives first from the Keala and moves upto the Western states of Karnataka, Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat and enter into Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and moves towards Delhi. The Bay of Bengal branch rains in Tamil Nadu, Andhra, Chhattisgarh, Eastern Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh and reaches Delhi. It is a very interesting feature of Indian monsoon that its both Eastern and Western branches unite and become one branch over the national capital Delhi and moves upwards Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Jammu and Kashmri and mighty and lengthy Himalayan range to check the monsoon clouds to remain in India and pour it down here. It is geographically presumed that had there not been Himalaya, the India ...
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Wheat Stocks Damaged 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Despite Government claims of adequate arrangement for wheat procurement on minimum support price in a first unseasonal rains in mid-April quintals of wheat stock at the purchasing centre and standing crop in field badly damaged. When every thing is ready such natural calamity rain the farmers with deep stock to them. In Bhopal district 900 quintal of wheat was damaged in rains. Like cricket match the second rains washed off standing crops in thousands of hectare of land in northern India. After the unseasonal and suddenly very heavy snowfall in Kashmir and Himachal the weather office well in time warned the Centre and State Governments of unseasonal rains right from Kashmir to Karnataka in a particular belt covering many states. It is quite evidents it has caused deep distress to farmers and Government and purchasing centres. But it is also clear the Government failed to take timely remedical actions despite getting advance information from the weather office of coming unseasonal rains. The April ...
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AIADMK begins day's hunger strike on Cauvery row 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Madurai, Thousands of ruling AIADMK cadres, including party leaders and ministers of Tamil Nadu cabinet began a day-long hunger strike in Southern, Central, and Delta districts of the state to condemn the Central government for failing to constitute the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) on Tuesday morning. Led by Minister for Revenue and Disaster Management R B Udhayakumar and Minister for Cooperation 'Sellur' K Raju, over 5,000 AIADMK men were observing fast at the junction of Mela Masi Street and North Masi Street in Madurai city. The protesters shouted slogans against the Centre urging it to set up the CMB without any further delay. Hundreds of partymen, led by Minister for Milk and Dairy Development K T Rajenthra Bhalaji, were observing fast at Sivakasi in Virudhunagar district, while, Minister for Forests “Dindigul” C Sreenivasan was leading the hunger strike at Dindigul. Reports reaching here said Minister for Food and Civil Supplies R Kamaraj was heading the fasting agitation at Tiruvarur, ...
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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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Makar Sankranti: When does Makar Sankranti fall in 2020? 7.1.2020 Scroll.in
It is one of the most auspicious days of the Hindu calendar and indicates the first day of the sun’s transition into Capricorn.
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When is Pongal in 2020? 6.1.2020 Scroll.in
Pongal is a traditional four-day long harvest festival celebrated predominantly in Tamil Nadu and other south Indian states.
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Manipur awarded for foodgrain production 3.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Manipur awarded for foodgrain production
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State receives Krishi Karman Award for foodgrain production 3.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
State receives Krishi Karman Award for foodgrain production
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An Adivasi community in Kerala has united to save the region’s dwindling hornbill population 30.12.2019 Scroll.in
A proposed hydroelectric dam, poaching and timber mafia threaten the bird population.
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Denouncing Citizenship Amendment Act Left parties line up weeklong protest 27.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Denouncing Citizenship Amendment Act Left parties line up weeklong protest
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