Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
Freetown [Sierra Leone], Oct 13 (ANI): India and Sierra Leone on Sunday signed six agreements including a Line of Credit to the tune of USD 30 million for irrigation development in Tomabum to achieve self-sufficiency in rice production.
Krishna District (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Oct 13 (ANI): Police here seized a lorry smuggling rice, meant for distribution under the PDS scheme, said Sriharibabu, Sub-Inspector of the Kanchikacherla police station on Sunday.
Updated : 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sept 25 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Wednesday met Union Minister for Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan demanding increase of state's rice procurement limit under the central pool.
Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], Sept 25 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Wednesday said that Congress will always support the Central government's decision on foreign affairs.
Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], Sept 24 (ANI): Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Tuesday wrote a letter to Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan requesting permission for Food Corporation of India (FCI) to procure 32 lakh metric tons of rice from Chhattisgarh under the central pool.
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Sept 16 (ANI): In a bid to revive sick rice units, the Punjab Council of Ministers on Monday approved a Dues Recovery and Settlement Scheme 2019-20 for the state's defaulting rice millers, paving the way for the recovery of a significant portion of the Rs 2041.51
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Washington [US], Sept 13 (ANI): International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday said that India's economic growth is "much weaker" than expected due to corporate and environmental regulatory uncertainty and "lingering weakness" in some non-Bank financial companies.
New Delhi [India] September 10 (ANI/NewsVoir): Federation of Seed Industry of India (FSII) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized a seminar on 'Seed Technology Innovation for Sustainable Rice Production' in New Delhi today.
Srikakulam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Sept 6 (ANI): Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday started a slew of welfare measures including the distribution of quality rice, the inauguration of a 200-bed hospital-cum-research centre for Nephrology besides announcing the calendar for implem
Updated : 5 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Sambalpur (Odisha) [India] Sept 3 (ANI): Festive spirit gripped western Odisha today as people from all walks of life celebrated Nuakhai, the agrarian festival, which is observed to welcome the new rice of the season with much zeal and zest here on Tuesday.
Updated : 6 months, 1 week ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday alleged that Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa is planning to reduce the quantity of rice provided to the BPL families under the Anna Bhagya scheme in Karnataka.
Updated : 6 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Krishna (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 30 (ANI): Machilipatnam Central Crime Station (CCS) police has arrested a gang of ten persons involved in cheating people in the name of 'rice pulling'.