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BT Online
March 18, 2017
\"Like 'Digital India' and 'Make in India', we need 'Keep in India' initiative to retain country's talented workforce,\" Ambani said.


PTI
New Delhi, March 19, 2016
As per the latest government data, the all-India average monthly income of agricultural households during the crop year July 2012-June 2013 was estimated at Rs 6,426.


By M.S. SWAMINATHAN
Delhi, January 11, 2016
If the rains fail, so does our crops. How does one move beyond the over dependence on rains as many other countries have done? Professor M.S. Swaminathan, renowned geneticist and father of the Indian Green Revolution, shares his thoughts.


PTI
New Delhi, November 12, 2015
The total income from operations declined to Rs 2,255.77 crore in the July-September quarter from Rs 2,323.63 crore in the year ago period, as per company's regulatory filing.


Krishna N. Das
New Delhi, September 11, 2015
Government-backed overseas sales of sugar could help mills clear billions of dollars they owe to 50 million cane growers.


Sarika Malhotra
August 21, 2015
Digital Green's initiative is one among the several underway in India to promote low cost, sustainable and organic agricultural practices among farmers. All this is planned with the extensive use of information and communications technologies (ICTs).


Agencies
New Delhi, July 2, 2015
The government will spend Rs 50,000 crore over the next five years under the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana.


Sarika Malhotra
July 13, 2015
Prabhu Pingali, Founding Director of Tata-Cornell Agriculture and Nutrition Initiative says the food security approach is skewed with focus on staples.


IANS
Ranchi, June 28, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also appealed to the farmers to use scientific methods for modern farming. He asked them to use micro irrigation to increase production of foodgrain.


Ajay Modi
March 18, 2015
While it is early to estimate the extent of damage, experts say there will be an impact on crops including wheat, mustard, pulses, vegetables and fruits.


Krishna N. Das and Mayank Bhardwaj
New Delhi, February 22, 2015
Allowing genetically modified crops is critical to the Prime Minister's goal of boosting dismal farm productivity in India.


Mayank Bhardwaj
New Delhi, July 11, 2014
Farm output in India, world No. 2 producer and consumer of an array of agricultural goods, grew at 4.7 per cent in the fiscal year to March 2014 after monsoon rains boosted the harvest, up from nearly 3 per cent a year over the past decade.


Rajat Wahi
July 10, 2014
The measures announced were broadly centered around three key growth drivers - boosting agriculture production, improving agri infrastructure and enhancing credit support to farmers with an ultimate of aim of ushering in a second Green Revolution accompanied by a 'protein revolution'.


N. Madhavan
July 31, 2012
This farming technique focuses on utilising resourcesoptimally to improve the quality and quantity of crops while lowering the costof production.


BT Online Bureau
New Delhi, February 8, 2012
Mukherjee said there was a need to boost food production through a \"second green revolution\" that would help reduce the food subsidy bill.


Mail Today Bureau
New Delhi, August 31, 2011
Consumer affairs, food and public distribution minister K. V. Thomas said during Question Hour that the total requirement of subsidy for FCI is now estimated at Rs 85,359 crore.


PTI
New Delhi, August 15, 2011
\"We can tackle the problem of rising food prices only by increasing agricultural production and productivity,\" Manmohan Singh said in his address to the nation.


PTI
New Delhi, July 16, 2011
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh says the country has achieved a record foodgrain production of 241 million tonnes (MT) in 2010-11 crop year.


Puja Mehra
March 4, 2011
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is either incredibly clever or a budding illusionist. Little else can explain his presentation of the Union Budget on Monday, February 28.


PTI
New Delhi, February 25, 2011
Streamlining environment clearance for infrastructure projects, early introduction of Good and Service Tax and second Green Revolution are among the over a dozen reforms outlined by Economic Survey 2010-11 for accelerating economic growth.


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