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5 cr farmers yet to receive final dues under PM-Kisan 5.2.2020 Rediff: Business
The total amount of the scheme, which came into effect on December 1, 2018, is to be paid in three equal instalments of Rs 2,000 every four months. The data showed about 2.51 crore farmers have not got even the second instalment and 5.16 crore of them were yet to get the third instalment.
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Monsoon Arrives 29.1.2020 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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Record Export of Rice 29.1.2020 Central Chronicle
In the just ended year of 2017 India’s export of rice has touched the record level of increasing by 22 per cent upto 123 lakh tonnes. More than the half of India from Chhattisgarh to whole South and with West Bengal the Eastern states are rice eaters. Wheat is staple food of most of the North India. After Independence India imported entire food items wheat, rice, maize, milo etc. mainly from America, Canada, Australia. It was India’s highest import bill now it is petro crude oil. Within the span of 70 years India made tremendous progress in agricultural production. Now almost all the crop are bumper. In the 2017 rice export one reason was that in Bangla Desh paddy crops were destroyed in floods and its demand for import from India increased to meet the entire shortage. This year in 2018 the demand from Bangla Desh and Sri Lanka are likely to go up again and India’s rice export will increase further. The export of non-basmati rice which are in high demand and consumption has gone up by 38 per cent. In ...
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For India’s ‘One Nation-One Ration Card’ plan to succeed, it must overcome three key obstacles 26.1.2020 Scroll.in
Inter-state migrants cannot be beneficiaries of the public distribution system. The scheme seeks to correct this.
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Monsoon Arrives 26.1.2020 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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What you must know about Bengal's BJP chief 17.1.2020 Rediff: News
In his four years as state party chief, Dilip Ghosh has put his foot in his mouth repeatedly. This hasn't stopped him from getting elected as a legislator in 2016 and as an MP last year.
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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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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 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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Record Export of Rice 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
In the just ended year of 2017 India’s export of rice has touched the record level of increasing by 22 per cent upto 123 lakh tonnes. More than the half of India from Chhattisgarh to whole South and with West Bengal the Eastern states are rice eaters. Wheat is staple food of most of the North India. After Independence India imported entire food items wheat, rice, maize, milo etc. mainly from America, Canada, Australia. It was India’s highest import bill now it is petro crude oil. Within the span of 70 years India made tremendous progress in agricultural production. Now almost all the crop are bumper. In the 2017 rice export one reason was that in Bangla Desh paddy crops were destroyed in floods and its demand for import from India increased to meet the entire shortage. This year in 2018 the demand from Bangla Desh and Sri Lanka are likely to go up again and India’s rice export will increase further. The export of non-basmati rice which are in high demand and consumption has gone up by 38 per cent. In ...
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In Jharkhand, a homegrown innovation is driving up potato farmers’ incomes 8.1.2020 Scroll.in
A global development organisation has helped devise a method to increase the shelf life of the produce.
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WBPSC releases vacancies for multiple positions; check at pscwbonline.gov.in 26.12.2019 Scroll.in
The vacancies are for Udyan Palan Projukti Sahayak, MIS Coordinator, and Assistant Engineer (Agri-Irrigation/Agri-Electrical) positions.
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The big news: Three die as anti-Citizenship Act protests rage on, and nine other top stories 20.12.2019 Scroll.in
Other headlines: Voting is underway for the final phase of Jharkhand Assembly polls, and a court dismissed a plea from 2012 gangrape convict.
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Jharkhand Assembly elections: Voting underway for the final phase of polls 20.12.2019 Scroll.in
Among the prominent contestants in this phase are JMM chief and former CM Hemant Soren and Jharkhand Agriculture Minister Randhir Singh of the BJP.
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In Jharkhand, the digitisation of land records stripped many villagers of their farms overnight 17.12.2019 Scroll.in
In the ongoing state assembly elections, all parties are using land issues as a poll plank.
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Mother Dairy, Amul hike milk prices by up to Rs 3 per litre 14.12.2019 DNA
Price hike for both the companies will come into effect on Sunday.
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The big news: Internet suspended in Assam till Monday amid CAB protests, and 9 other top stories 14.12.2019 Scroll.in
Other headlines: Rahul Gandhi refused to apologise for his ‘rape in India’ remark, and Farooq Abdullah’s detention under PSA was extended by three months.
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In rural Jharkhand, Aadhaar has become a hurdle in providing food security 9.12.2019 Scroll.in
The state saw 23 deaths due to starvation and non-availability of subsidised food grains in the past four years.
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BJP brand of nationalism inspired by Hitler: Baghel 7.12.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Coming down heavily on the ruling BJP government at the Centre, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Saturday said the BJP brand of nationalism was inspired not by Mahatma Gandhi, but by Hitler. Speaking at a session on ‘a better tomorrow’ at HT Summit 2019 here, along with Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder […]
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Amit Shah-led GoM meet to discuss skyrocketing onion prices today 5.12.2019 DNA
The meeting comes on a day when the price of onions crosses Rs 150-mark in several places in West Bengal.
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