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Agriculture has major role to play in Atmanirbhar Bharat: PM Modi

Agriculture has major role to play in Atmanirbhar Bharat: PM Modi

🕔18:24, 29.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has stressed on the need for the country to be self-reliant in agriculture. He said this while inaugurating an academic and administrative building of Rani Lakshmi Bai Agriculture University in Jhansi, through

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Rural market to support economic recovery, not substitute for urban demand

Rural market to support economic recovery, not substitute for urban demand

🕔07:30, 29.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 29  The rural market can support economic recovery but cannot substitute for urban demand, India Ratings & Research said on Friday. Accordingly, the ratings agency said that any two or three consecutive healthy harvests generally translate into

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India can be major agro products exporter with effective policy

India can be major agro products exporter with effective policy

🕔07:17, 30.Jul 2020

Mumbai, July 30  India can emerge as top five exporters of agro commodities in the world, if the central and state governments take effective measures to handhold farmers, a study conducted by MVIRDC World Trade Center Mumbai showed. According to

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SBI launches separate vertical for agriculture, micro credit

SBI launches separate vertical for agriculture, micro credit

🕔16:58, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2  In a major restructuring exercise, the State Bank of India (SBI), the largest lender of the country, has created a separate FI&MM vertical within the Bank with an exclusive focus on Financial Inclusion & Micro markets

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Govt committed to doubling farmers’ income by 2022 : FM

Govt committed to doubling farmers’ income by 2022 : FM

🕔14:05, 1.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 1 Emphasising on doubling the farm income of farmers across the country by 2022, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her 2020-21 Budget speech said that the government has provided 11 crore farmers under Aspirational India programme.

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Cabinet nod to agriculture, food industry agreement with Ukraine

Cabinet nod to agriculture, food industry agreement with Ukraine

🕔10:38, 7.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 7  The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved thee signing of agreement between India and Ukraine for cooperation in agriculture and the food industry. The proposed agreement, which provides for cooperation in various fields of agriculture and food

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Cabinet apprised of agreements with Denmark over agriculture, science

Cabinet apprised of agreements with Denmark over agriculture, science

🕔08:59, 28.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 28  The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Wednesday apprised of agreements signed between India and Denmark for cooperation in the fields of animal husbandry and dairying, and on cooperation in the field

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Cabinet okays MoUs with Iran on health, medicine, agriculture

Cabinet okays MoUs with Iran on health, medicine, agriculture

🕔10:35, 15.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 15 The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday cleared a number of MoUs with Iran in the fields of health, medicine and agriculture. The Cabinet retrospectively gave its approval to the MoU with Iran

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General Budget 20018-19 :  Focus on agriculture, MSP to be 1.5 times of cost

General Budget 20018-19 : Focus on agriculture, MSP to be 1.5 times of cost

🕔11:45, 1.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 1  In line with the expected thrust on the farm sector in Budget 2018-19, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday announced that the minimum support price (MSP) for all agriculture produce would be fixed at a level

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Need to build India-Belarus investment ties: Belarus Deputy PM

Need to build India-Belarus investment ties: Belarus Deputy PM

🕔09:46, 12.Sep 2017

New Delhi, Sep 12  Agriculture, pharmaceuticals, nano technology and infrastructure projects were some of the key sectors which can be explored for collaboration by Indian and Belarusian industry, Belarusian Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Semashko said here on Monday. With an

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India, Portugal sign agreements in defence, agriculture, sports

India, Portugal sign agreements in defence, agriculture, sports

🕔09:51, 9.Jan 2017

New Delhi, Jan 9  India and Portugal on Saturday signed a slew of agreements in various fields, including defence cooperation, agriculture, renewable energy and marine research.The MoUs were signed after bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Portuguese

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Indian GDP to grow 7.9% this fiscal, agriculture at 4%: Crisil

Indian GDP to grow 7.9% this fiscal, agriculture at 4%: Crisil

🕔10:55, 3.Oct 2016

New Delhi, Oct 3  With agriculture income growth “at an above-trend 4 per cent”, India’s real gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to grow this fiscal at 7.9 per cent, while annual retail inflation would remain contained at 5 per

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Mozambique, India could partner in oil, gas, agriculture: Mukherjee

Mozambique, India could partner in oil, gas, agriculture: Mukherjee

🕔09:55, 7.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 7  Mozambique, which recently made gas discoveries amounting to 200 trillion cubic feet and has vast reserves of coal, could partner with India in the field of oil and gas as well as in agriculture, food processing

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Agriculture, rural infrastructure need more investment: Jaitley

Agriculture, rural infrastructure need more investment: Jaitley

🕔12:27, 13.Jul 2015

Mumbai, July 13  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley called for higher investment in rural infrastructure and agriculture, saying the sector was plagued by a series of handicaps like inadequate irrigation, high indebtedness and climate change impact. “With productivity levels reasonably low

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Modi to read people’s suggestions during radio address

Modi to read people’s suggestions during radio address

🕔13:57, 29.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday said he would read out some of the suggestions he received from people on diverse range of issues during the second round of “Mann Ki Baat” radio programme. “It is very

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The Budget and India’s Future

The Budget and India’s Future

🕔10:59, 15.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 15 : The past few days have been particularly historic when talking about the impact they can have on India’s trajectory of growth and economic development. It is because the maiden budget from India’s new finance minister

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