RURAL AWAAZ

Total sowing area of kharif crops registered increase of over 7.15%

AMN / NEW DELHI Total sowing area coverage under kharif crops in the country has registered an increase of more than 7.15 per cent this year compared to the corresponding period of the last year. Kharif crops have been sown in nearly 1 thousand 82 lakh hectare area of the country till now. Cultivation of … Continue reading Total sowing area of kharif crops registered increase of over 7.15%

Locust control operations done in over 5,66,000 hectares area in 10 States

AMN / NEW DELHI Government today said that locust control operations have been done in more than 5,66,000 hectares area in ten States till now. The states are Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand and Bihar. Agriculture Ministry said, control operations were carried out during day and night time yesterday, … Continue reading Locust control operations done in over 5,66,000 hectares area in 10 States

Sowing area coverage under Kharif crops increases

AMN Total sowing area coverage under kharif crops in the country has registered an increase of more than 8.5 per cent this year compared to the corresponding period of the last year. Kharif crops have been sown in nearly 1 thousand 63 lakh hectare area of the country till now. Cultivation of one of the … Continue reading Sowing area coverage under Kharif crops increases

Govt promoting beekeeping as part of its aim to double farmers’ income

Bisheshwar Mishra / NEW DELHI Government of India is promoting beekeeping as part of its aim to double farmers’ income and it has allocated 500 crore rupees towards beekeeping under the Atma Nirbhar Abhiyan. Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar has said India is among the world’s top five honey producers and compared … Continue reading Govt promoting beekeeping as part of its aim to double farmers’ income

Agriculture top priority of the Government!

By our Correspondent Agriculture, which contributes 14 per cent to the GDP and employs 55 per cent of the population has been given Agriculture and Farmers are in focus of Government. In the last six years, this Government has taken many steps for empowerment of farmers and development of agriculture in the country. The government … Continue reading Agriculture top priority of the Government!

Government to fund 112 startups to promote Agri Firms

A AKHTER / NEW DELHI The Government of India will spend nearly twelve crore rupees for funding 112 startups to promote agri firms in the current financial year. Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar said the funds will be given to the start-ups selected by different knowledge partners and agribusiness incubators in … Continue reading Government to fund 112 startups to promote Agri Firms

Total Kharif crops sown over total area of 882 lakh hectares

Sudhi Kumar / New Delhi Union Agriculture Ministry today said that the total Kharif crops has been sown on over 882 lakh hectare area against 774 lakh hectare area during the corresponding period of last year. The Ministry said, government is taking several measures to facilitate the farmers and farming activities at field level during … Continue reading Total Kharif crops sown over total area of 882 lakh hectares

Tomar calls upon States to ensure effective use of funds for development works

SUDHIR KUMAR / NEW DELHI Union Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Narendra Singh Tomar has called upon the States to ensure that funds being routed to Gram Panchayats are effectively used for development works at the village level. Inaugurating a function through a video conference on Strengthening of the Risk-Based Internal Audit of … Continue reading Tomar calls upon States to ensure effective use of funds for development works

Several measures taken to facilitate farmers at field during pandemic: Govt

AMN / NEW DELHI Union Agriculture Ministry has been taking several measures to facilitate the farmers and farming activities at field level during COVID-19 pandemic. The Ministry in a statement said that there has been satisfactory progress of sowing area coverage under Kharif crops. The Ministry said, about 220.24 lakh hectares area has been brought … Continue reading Several measures taken to facilitate farmers at field during pandemic: Govt

Locust control Ops carried out in 4 lakh hectares in 10 States so far

Bisheshwar Mishra / New Delhi Union Ministry of Agriculture has said that Locust control operations have been carried out in more than four lakh hectares in 10 states so far. The states where the Locust control operations have been undertaken are Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Haryana, Uttarakhand and Bihar. Presently, … Continue reading Locust control Ops carried out in 4 lakh hectares in 10 States so far

SPORTS

SAI approves coaching camp for Table Tennis; TTFI to conduct camp in Sonepat

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IPL: Kolkata Knight Riders beat Delhi capitals by 59 runs

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خبرنامہ

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ایردوآن کے بیان کے جواب میں فرانس نے ترکی سے اپنا سفیر واپس بلا لیا

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TECH AWAAZ

Covid 19 induces scientists to work for Fastest Innovations for Survival

From Touchless Soap & Water Dispenser, Mechanical Ventilator to Pioneering E-classroom Software or Low-cos ...

Digital tech companies have responsibility to abide by govt rules: India

WEB DESK India has said it remains open and continues to welcome FDI in the country including in the area o ...

MARQUEE

Chaitanya Venkateswaran becomes British High Commissioner for a day

WEB DESK On the International Day for Girls today, an 18-year-old woman from NEW DELHI became the British ...

Andaman and Nicobar: Various tourism activities restart

AMN Various tourism activities will restart today after a gap of six months in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. ...

MEDIA

I&B Ministry asks TV channels not to malign or slander individuals, groups

The police named Republic TV, Fakt Marathi and Box Cinema in the matter. Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh h ...

TRP SCAM:’People are Paid to watch Republic TV’, 3 Channels in Dock, says Mumbai Police

Republic TV Among 3 Channels Being Probed For TRP Manipulation WEB DESK / AGENCIES Mumbai Police ...