States

Darjeeling tea industry struggling as yields drop, prices fall

Darjeeling tea industry struggling as yields drop, prices fall

The situation in Darjeeling is critical due to decreasing yields and plummeting...

Long queues of farmers for paddy seeds in Haryana, allegations of black marketing

Long queues of farmers for paddy seeds in Haryana, allegations of black marketing

Haryana farmers are facing problems with the availability of high-yielding variety...

Forest fires in Uttarakhand leave five dead, burning of crop residues in the fields banned

Forest fires in Uttarakhand leave five dead, burning of crop residues in the fields banned

This year, five people have died in forest fires in Uttarakhand, while 1145 hectares...

Himachal apple growers to ask LS candidates what they have done for them

Himachal apple growers to ask LS candidates what they have done for them

Accusing BJP and Congress of ignoring the plight of apple growers, the Samyukt Kisan...

'Girdawari' ordered to assess crop loss due to hailstorm in Haryana

'Girdawari' ordered to assess crop loss due to hailstorm in Haryana

A 'girdawari' has been ordered to assess the crop damage caused by hailstorm in...

Punjab Agricultural University Invites Applications for UG and PG Programs

Punjab Agricultural University Invites Applications for UG and PG Programs

Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), Ludhiana, invited applications from candidates...

Punjab govt yields to farmers' demand, withdraws order declaring private silos as purchase centres

Punjab govt yields to farmers' demand, withdraws order declaring private silos as purchase centres

Facing flak from different farmers' bodies, the Punjab government withdrew its order...

Centre's focus on palm cultivation in NE region

Centre's focus on palm cultivation in NE region

National Mission for Edible Oils - Oil Palm (NMEO-OP) is committed to escalating...

Nayab Singh Saini sworn in as Haryana's new chief minister

Nayab Singh Saini sworn in as Haryana's new chief minister

On a day of fast-paced political developments in Haryana, the BJP on Tuesday named...

Bonus on wheat may become political issue during LS polls

Bonus on wheat may become political issue during LS polls

The Madhya Pradesh government has announced a bonus of Rs 125 per quintal to the...

CM Manohar Lal Khattar, cabinet resign after cracks in BJP-JJP alliance

CM Manohar Lal Khattar, cabinet resign after cracks in BJP-JJP alliance

Haryana has plunged into the throes of political turmoil as the entire cabinet including...

SIDBI, CSC join hands to open Swavalamban Connect Kendras in Bihar, Jharkhand

SIDBI, CSC join hands to open Swavalamban Connect Kendras in Bihar, Jharkhand

In Bihar, 35 centers and in Jharkhand, 16 centers will be opened. This initiative...

Separate agriculture budget 2024-25 presented in Tamil Nadu Assembly

Separate agriculture budget 2024-25 presented in Tamil Nadu Assembly

Tamil Nadu Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, MRK Panneerselvam on Tuesday...

MSP for milk hiked in Himachal budget

MSP for milk hiked in Himachal budget

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu presented the annual Budget...

Karnataka govt to waive interest on overdue loans of dist co-op banks

Karnataka govt to waive interest on overdue loans of dist co-op banks

"Our government has decided to waive interest on medium and long-term overdue loans...

Fertilising Bilateral Relations between India and Morocco

The current world scenario demands India to engage intensively in bilateral relations with the countries where fertilisers and raw...

International

Why import of wheat may become inevitable in a year of 'record production'

The central government has estimated a record production of 112 million tonnes of wheat in the Rabi season (2023-24). Despite this,...

National

Sweltering heat in swathes of India to stay for five days

In view of the torrid weather conditions, the Met Office has issued a red warning for these states, stressing the need for "extreme...

National

Third Force in elections is that of people; louder in villages 

In the middle of high pitch rhetoric by the rival political parties - the two main alliances of BJP- led NDA and Congress- steered...

ELECTIONS 2024

Water Crisis: The Major Challenge Facing Farmers in Amrit Kaal

India is fast moving from being a water-stressed country to a water-scarce country.

Opinion

Curtains down on five phases of LS polls

The end of polls in the fifth phase has brought the curtains down on voting in 25 states and Union Territories and 428 out of 543...

ELECTIONS 2024