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Indian farmer bold in embracing risk, says President Kovind

Seeing the role of farmers in the emergence of India as an exporter of key agricultural and allied products, President Ram Nath Kovind Saturday termed them “bold in embracing risk and converting risk into opportunity”. At the same duration, the President also gave a call to all stakeholders and “large-hearted farmers” to come up with …

AJL land allotment case

The CBI Saturday filed a charge sheet against former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, senior Congress leader Motilal Vohra and Associated Journals Limited (AJL) in connection with the addresed re-allotment of institution plot in Panchkula in Haryana. The central agency has alleged that the reallotment of land had resulted in a loss of Rs …

Brazil backs out of hosting 2019 climate change meeting

Brazil this week set out of hosting next year’s United Nations global summit meeting on climate change, the latest signal that Latin America’s widest nation no longer aspires to be an influential player in efforts to mitigate the effects of a warming planet. The decision leaves the UN scrambling to find a new place for …

family

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday accused the TRS and Congress of perpetuating family rule and stated that the two parties were playing a “friendly match” in Telangana elections. Reaffirming the BJP’s commitment to inclusive growth, Modi, labeling his first election rally in the state, said vote bank politics has harmed development like “termites”. “The chief …

2 Cops Killed In Chhattisgarh Encounter, 8 Maoists Shot Dead

Eight Maoists and two police personnel were murdered in an encounter between the Maoists and security men in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district on Monday, police said. The gunbattle took place at a forest in Kistaram area bordering Telangana, around 500 km from Raipur when a team of security personnel was out on an anti-Naxal operation, Sukma’s …

Shiv Sena Says Lack Of Political Will Delaying Ram Temple Construction

The Shiv Sena today charged that “lack of political will” was delaying the building of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should stop doing “political nautanki” (drama) over the matter while keeping a gun on shoulders of the Congress. Taking potshots at PM Modi for his “56-inch chest” remark made …

pcb

The last two days have not been high for Pakistan cricket. After the team failed to gain a modest fourth-innings target in Abu Dhabi, going down by four runs to New Zealand, insult was added to injury when the ICC Dispute Resolution Committee rejected its Rs 447 crore claim against BCCI for denying to play …

SMEs floundering even as Gujarat prepares for global investor summit

Even as Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani is set to organize a roadshow in New Delhi on Friday for the upcoming investment extravaganza Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit (VGGS), industries in the State are reeling under cost escalations and improper policy implementation. Increasing concern over the deteriorating business atmosphere in the State, the Gujarat Chamber of …

Bill to protect work permits of H4 visa holders introduced in US Congress

A legislation seeking to prohibit the Trump administration from revoking the work authorization of spouses of H1-B visa holders, which comprise Indians, has been introduced in the US Congress by two lawmakers who said that eliminating this advantage would force many foreign workers to use their talents to compete against American businesses. H-4 visas are …

Smart cities, IT to feature in Modi’s talks with East Asia Summit partners

Introducing the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Support and Outreach programme, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday announced the 12 historic decisions including 59-minute loan portal for sanction of up to Rs 1 crore for small and medium enterprises. He said the move will boost small and medium enterprises. “12 major decisions taken by the Central government for MSMEs …

Saraswati Cycle Scheme

 Chhattisgarh Government has formulated an incentive scheme called “Saraswati Bicycle Supply Scheme (Free)” which was launched in 2004-05 with an objective to encourage girls enrolment and reduce the dropout of the girl child in the age group of 14-18 at secondary and senior secondary level. Objectives: Secondary education is a crucial stage in the educational …