Keyword Results for   'agriculture'  
Australian PM urges ministers to boycott famous talk show on ABC  Jul 6, 1:04 pm
Canberra, July 6 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has urged his agriculture minister to boycott the famous Q&A talk show, which is hosted by national broadcaster, the Australian Broadcasting Corp (ABC), as it was criticised for allowing a former terror suspect to appear live on television two weeks ago.
Greece debt crisis may disrupt its food and wine trade, warn experts  Jul 3, 1:57 pm
Bergen County (United States), July 3 (ANI): Greece's beleaguered agriculture sector may take another hit as the uncertainty over the crisis-stricken country's fate threatens to disrupt the food and wine trade, experts have said.
PM Modi stresses on need for research in agriculture  Jun 28, 12:58 pm
Hazaribagh, June 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday stressed on the need for research in the agriculture sector, stating that India is 'desperate' for a second green revolution.
PM Modi to lay foundation stone of IARI campus in Jharkhand on June 28  Jun 26, 3:18 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of Indian Agriculture Research Institute (IARI) campus in Barhi, Jharkhand, on June 28.
Cops escorting J-K minister assault journalist, wife  Jun 22, 5:16 pm
Jammu, June 22 (ANI): A senior journalist and his wife were assaulted on Monday by policemen escorting the cavalcade of Jammu and Kashmir Agriculture Minister Ghulam Nabi Hanjura.
India, Tanzania ink eight MoUs  Jun 19, 10:34 pm
New Delhi, June 19 (ANI): India on Friday inked eight MoUs with Tanzania in various fields including Agriculture, Tourism and Hydrography to expand engagement in different sectors.
Japan develops unmanned helicopter to assist in agriculture sector  Jun 18, 5:06 pm
Shizuoka, Japan / Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (ANI): The Miho-no-Matsubara, which is a seven-kilometer seashore area lined with pine trees along the coast of Miho Peninsula in Japan, was added to the UNESCO's World Heritage List as part of the Fujisan Cultural Site.
Ebara conducts technical seminars for enhancing irrigation facilities  Jun 10, 2:30 pm
Phnom Penh (Cambodia), June 10 (ANI): Ebara Corporation held a seminar last month to address the issue related to the type of pumps to be used for drainage and irrigation purposes at the Royal University of Agriculture in Phnom Penh.
Agriculture Minister to represent India in FAO conference at Rome  Jun 7, 9:29 am
New Delhi, June 7 (ANI):  Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singhwill represent India at the 39th session of Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), which will be held in Rome, Italy
Will distribution of rainfall be uniform? MET department hopeful  Jun 5, 6:07 pm
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): The Indian Metrological Department (IMD) on Friday said that the prediction of below average monsoon is for the cumulative rainfall for the season, and added that agriculture will not suffer much if the distribution of rainfall across the country is uniform and timely.
Radha Mohan Singh discusses agricultural cooperation with Netherlands counterpart  Jun 4, 7:51 pm
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh and his Netherlands counterpart Sharon Dijksma on Thursday expressed satisfaction over the pace of cooperation in agriculture and allied sectors between the two countries.
Centre committed to minimize impact of natural disasters on farmers: Radha Mohan Singh  Jun 3, 2:20 pm
New Delhi, June 3 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has said that the Centre is committed to minimising the impact of natural disasters on farmers, adding that government's tackling of the shortfall in last year's monsoon reflected this determination.
'Want to build army from within poor to fight against poverty': PM Modi  May 31, 12:51 pm
New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Asserting that the recently launched Kisan channel is an open university for agriculture and irrigation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that he wants to build an army from within the poor to fight against poverty.
Govt. has undertaken several reforms to respond to agrarian crisis, PM Modi tells ANI  May 30, 5:12 pm
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an exclusive interview with ANI, has said that his government has taken several reform measures in order to tackle the agrarian crisis.
GDP figures indicate substantial improvement in economy: Arvind Subramanian  May 29, 8:32 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Chief Economic Advisor Dr Arvind Subramanian on Friday said that the GDP figures indicate that there has been a substantial improvement in the Indian economy, adding that the a poor monsoon, which adversely affected the agriculture sector, pegged back an even higher growth rate.
Tripura CM urges agriculture scientists to press centre to stop farmer suicides  May 23, 9:36 pm
Agartala, May 23 (ANI): Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar urged the scientific community in agriculture and allied sectors to press the union government to adopt pro-farmer policies to stop farmer suicides in the country.
Panagariya stresses on importance of job creation at NITI Aayog website launch  May 18, 5:01 pm
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): Stressing on the importance of job creation in industry and services, the vice-chairman of the NITI Aayog, Arvind Panagariya, on Monday said that workers should have the opportunity to migrate to better paid jobs in the agriculture sector in order to share the prosperity of the economic growth.
Johnny Depp puts dogs on 'lifesaving' flight out of Australia  May 15, 3:04 pm
Washington, May 15 (ANI): Johnny Depp has flown his dogs out of Australia, after the Minister for Agriculture threatened to euthanize them.
Indian agriculture at cross roads: M.S. Swaminathan  May 11, 12:04 pm
Chennai, May 11 (ANI): Indian agriculture is at the cross roads, Dr. M.S. Swaminathan, father of India's first Green Revolution, has warned.
Congress calls for Haryana CM to sack Dhankar over controversial remarks   Apr 29, 5:09 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): The Congress party on Wednesday called for Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar to sack his Agriculture Minister O.P. Dhankar after the latter remarked that 'farmers who commit suicide are cowards'.
Dhankar's remark row: Congress slams BJP's 'arrogance of power'  Apr 29, 3:57 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): The Congress on Wednesday condemned Haryana Agriculture Minister O.P. Dhankar's remark that 'farmers who commit suicide are cowards' and said that arrogance of power' has got to the heads of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders.
Farmers' body RKMS condemns Haryana minister's remark  Apr 29, 1:17 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): The Rashtriya Kisan Mazdoor Sangathan on Wednesday said Haryana Agriculture Minister O.P. Dhankar's 'farmers who commit suicide are cowards' comment is uncalled for.
Sharad Yadav condemns Haryana minister's 'coward farmers commit suicide' remark  Apr 29, 12:52 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad Yadav on Wednesday condemned Haryana Agriculture Minister O.P. Dhankar's 'farmers who commit suicide are cowards' remark and emphasized that one should come out with long-term solutions to address their woes.
Agriculture Minister to visit quake hit areas of Bihar tomorrow  Apr 28, 9:41 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 28 (ANI): Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh, along with Health and Family Welfare Minister JP Nadda and Chemical and Fertilizer Minister Anant Kumar, will visit earthquake hit areas of Bihar tomorrow.
14 crore farmers to be provided soil health cards by 2017  Apr 7, 1:58 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 7 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Tuesday said that the government will provide soil health cards to 14 crore farmers by 2017.