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Appreciating that Indo-Israel ties were more "visible" after the Modi government has come to power, Israel said today that
The Centre has released more than Rs 2,000 crore as assistance to Tamil Nadu for drought relief and other works.
The government today imposed 10 per cent import duty on wheat and tur dal with immediate effect in a bid to protect farmer
The Congress today submitted a breach of privilege notice against SBI chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya for "insulting fa
A BJP MP today sought in-depth research on cow urine to examine whether it can be used as organic manure to boost agricult
The government has made Aadhaar mandatory for availing crop insurance policies from the upcoming kharif sowing season.
The Supreme Court today expressed grave concern over farmers' suicide due to indebtedness and crop failure and said it fel
The Puducherry government has declared Puducherry and Karaikal regions as drought-hit for the Fasli year 1426 (2016-2017).
Dubbing Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a "merchant of falsehood" after he promised loan waivers to farmers with an eye on
A 12-year-old boy, whose both arms had to be amputated after he came in contact with a high tension wire in an agricultura
The Economist's annual collection of predictions for the year ahead is out and it forecasts: Pakistan will be messy but stable (unless there is catastrophic violence—an important assassination or a terrorist attack in India), China will become the world’s second-largest economy but will need to learn to chill, Obama will have a lousy year, Japan will remain in its fiscal black hole, NATO may lose in Afghanistan, the UK would get a regime change, the only thing harder to sell than a newspaper will be a newspaper company, green engineers would be way cooler than MBAs and, on July 11th, the world will watch a proud team win the FIFA World Cup in South Africa. In between, India's factories will overtake its farms:
The monsoon once decided India’s economic fate. Now it only influences it. Agriculture’s share of India’s national output has dropped from 40% 30 years ago to 17% in 2009. Indeed, India’s economy is now on the cusp of an historic transition. In 2010 agriculture will account for a smaller share of GDP than manufacturing: India’s output of widgets will exceed its output of wheat, rice, cotton and the other fruits of the land. The factory will surpass the farm.