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Jobs most likely to make you sick revealed Feb 28, 5:52 pm
Washington, February 28 (ANI): Are you falling sick without any apparent illness? Your job could be the reason behind it.
New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Finance Minister P. Chidambaram has set a target of Rs 8 lakh crore of agriculture credit for the year 2014-15.
Agricultural credit likely to touch Rs. 7,35,000 crore; target for 2014-15 kept at Rs. 8,00,000 crore Feb 17, 2:08 pm
New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Finance Minister P. Chidambaram today informed the Lok Sabha about the 'stellar performance' of the agriculture sector.
Granting NDMA status to India will 'hurt Pakistani farmers' Feb 14, 11:45 am
Lahore, Feb. 14 (ANI): The farmer community in Pakistan has asked its government about the challenges that the taxed agriculture sector of Pakistan will face competing with the subsidised Indian Agri economy.
Improving access of farmers to markets is critical for reducing agri-wastage, controlling inflation: Mukherjee Feb 10, 11:32 am
Nagpur, Feb 10 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has said that improving the access of farmers to markets is critical to reduce farm wastages, control inflation and increase incomes.
Tokyo, Jan.23 (ANI): With the introduction of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a free-trade agreement currently being negotiated by nine countries, Japan is paying more attention towards agriculture.
Mumbai, Jan.20 (ANI): The Maharashtra Government on Monday announced 20 percent cut in power tariff for the industrial and agriculture classes of consumers.
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Prince William, who has started a 10-week course in agriculture management at the Cambridge University, has come under fire for getting a discount on his supposedly custom-made course.
New Delhi, Jan.18 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Baramati, Maharashtra, on Sunday to inaugurate a conference of vice chancellors of agricultural universities, directors of ICAR Institutes and progressive farmers.
CII calls for critical distribution reforms in agriculture Jan 15, 5:19 pm
New Delhi, Jan.15 (ANI): Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) president Chandrajit Banerjee has called for critical distribution reforms in the agriculture sector to ensure a further decline in inflation.
`Mediocre` Prince William slammed by Cambridge students Jan 4, 10:29 am
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Cambridge students have slammed Prince William, who is about to start a 10-week course in agriculture management at the university, claiming that he got into the course because of his "royal status" even though he achieved "mediocre" grades.
Prince William to study agriculture at Cambridge Dec 31, 10:36 am
New York, Dec. 31 (ANI): Prince William will be heading back to school for a ten-week course on agricultural management in January 2014.
Union Cabinet approves amalgamation of SFCIL with NSCL Dec 26, 2:07 pm
New Delhi, Dec.26 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the proposal of the Department of Agriculture to amalgamate the State Farms Corporation of India (SFCI) with the National Seeds Corporation (NSC), both of which are wholly owned (100 per cent share) public sector undertakings.
China announces outbreak of H5N2 bird flu in Hebei Dec 22, 2:29 pm
Beijing, Dec 22 (ANI): China's Ministry of Agriculture has confirmed the outbreak of H5N2 bird flu in poultry in Hebei Province.
New Delhi, Dec.11 (ANI): Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Wednesday urged the fertiliser industry to ensure timely availability of quality fertilisers at reasonable prices to farmers.
New Delhi, Dec.11 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K.Advani said Wednesday that he felt vindicated by Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar's recent comment that the electoral defeat of the Congress in four out of five states, was due to weak leadership.
Weak Congress leadership to blame for poll debacle: Pawar Dec 9, 6:12 pm
New Delhi, Dec.9 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Monday squarely blamed the the weak Congress leadership for the assembly poll debacle in the four states of Delhi, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.
New Delhi, Dec.6, (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Friday announced interest free loans to sugar mill owners to encourage them to produce raw sugar.
Pawar for strong post-harvest infrastructure, appropriate farm technologies in northeast Dec 1, 11:04 am
Sikkim, Dec 1 (ANI): Agriculture and Food Processing Industries Minister Sharad Pawar advocated the strengthening of post-harvest infrastructure in the north-eastern states and evolving farm technologies suitable for this region.
New Delhi, Nov.25 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Monday approved a proposal of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry for continuation of the Agriculture Export Promotion Plan Scheme of the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) with four components in the 12th Plan period (2012-13 to 2016-17).
Govt. to fast track national dairy plan: Pawar Nov 20, 5:11 pm
New Delhi, Nov.20 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar has told members of parliament who part of the consultative committee monitoring the activities of his ministry, that the government will fast track the National Dairy Plan in the coming years to meet the fast growing demand of milk in the country.
New Delhi, Nov.16 (ANI): Minister of State for Agriculture Tariq Anwar has praised India's decision to point out to Sri Lanka that it has come up short in safeguarding the human rights of the minority Sri Lankan Tamil community during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Colombo.
Tariq Anwar calls for judicious use of technologies and resources to achieve food security Nov 6, 10:00 am
Hyderabad, Nov 6 (ANI): Minister of State for Agriculture and Food Processing Industries Tariq Anwar has said that use of better technologies can help us to achieve our primary goal of food security even if availability of land and water is kept constant.
Shimla, Nov. 2 (ANI): Vegetable cultivation is fastly gaining popularity among farmers in the hill state of Himachal Pradesh, which has become a 'natural glass house' for production of off-season vegetables in the region.
PM lauds M S Swaminathan for his contributions in agriculture sector Oct 31, 10:04 pm
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday lauded renowned agriculture scientist Dr. M S Swaminathan, and said that it would not be wrong to say that India could achieve Green Revolution due to Indira Gandhi's leadership and Swaminathan's efforts.
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