Minister for Agriculture Krishna Byre Gowda has said that the Krishi Bhagya scheme will be extended to all interested farmers from this year.
He was addressing presspersons here after visiting a beneficiary of the Krishi Bhaghya scheme at Basav ....... Read More
September 25, 2015 301 Likes
Textile Minister Santosh Gangwar will meet Telengana government representatives and procurement officers in Hyderabad on October 2 to look into the matter of growing farmer suicides due to deficit rains and eliminate middlemen in cotton market.
September 25, 2015 276 Likes
New Delhi: The farm ministry’s estimate of cotton production is too pessimistic and the actual production will only be marginally lower compared with last year, according to the Cotton Corp. of India, the government agency that procures the fibre crop at ....... Read More
September 25, 2015 394 Likes
Bangladeshi designer and ethical fashion icon Bibi Russell tells Kunal Ray that her mission is to use culture and creativity to change the lives of the craftspeople of her country.
Perhaps calling Bibi Russell only a fashion designer would be i ....... Read More
September 25, 2015 269 Likes
MUMBAI: Domestic textile player Siyaram Silk MillsBSE -2.11 % today announced joint venture with leading Italian lifestyle brand Cadini.
"We have entered into joint venture with leading Italian lifestyle brand Cadini. We have bought owners ....... Read More
September 25, 2015 279 Likes
MUMBAI: India's technical textile industry is expected to grow at a rate of 20 per cent annually to touch $30 billion over the next five years.
"In view of the growing demands, the country's technical textile industry is expected to grow a ....... Read More
September 25, 2015 293 Likes
YAVATMAL: Calling the issue of reservation a "delicate" one, NCP chief Sharad Pawar today said his party would never accept revision or scrapping of the reservation policy.
"It is a delicate issue and my party would never accept ....... Read More
September 24, 2015 296 Likes
Partap Singh Brar of Daulatpura village in Fazilka district has ploughed his 13 acres of cotton crop after it suffered severe damage owing to the whitefly pest attack.
Losing the crop doesn’t make much difference to Brar as he has 30 acres of p ....... Read More
September 24, 2015 355 Likes
Mumbai: India’s exports declined in August 2015, for the ninth straight month by 20.66 per cent with overall exports reaching $ 26.80 billion as compared to $ 21.26 billion in August 2014, according to government data released on Tuesday.
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September 24, 2015 383 Likes