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No trade with India: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan

No trade with India: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan

Sajjad Hussain Islamabad / New DelhiPM Imran Khan decided Pakistan can­not go ahead with any trade with India under the current circum­st...Read More

US to stop cotton and tomato import from western China's Xinjiang region

US to stop cotton and tomato import from western China's Xinjiang region

Over allegations that western China's Xinjiang region is practising forced labour, US Customs and Border Protection officials are prepari...Read More

Maha govt allows cotton procurement amid lockdown

Maha govt allows cotton procurement amid lockdown

The govt has instructed the district collectors. The entire process will be conducted by adhering to all safety norms including social di...Read More

Manpower shortage hits the cotton industry and its allied sector

Manpower shortage hits the cotton industry and its allied sector

Cotton Association of India (CAI) retained its cotton crop estimates for the season 2019-20 (which begins from October 1, 2019) at 354.50...Read More

Pink bollworm again attacks cotton crop in Maharashtra

Pink bollworm again attacks cotton crop in Maharashtra

Mumbai: The pink bollworm has again attacked cotton plants in Maharashtra this year, causing concern among farmers and the state governme...Read More

Maharashtra: Dhananjay Munde alleges cotton seed producer companies and ruling political parties behind deaths of farmers

Maharashtra: Dhananjay Munde alleges cotton seed producer companies and ruling political parties behind deaths of farmers

Mumbai: Leader of opposition Dhananjay Munde blamed the nexus between BT cotton seed producer companies and the ruling political parties ...Read More

No stay on Centre’s Bt cotton order: HC

No stay on Centre’s Bt cotton order: HC

New Delhi :  Delhi High Court has refused to put on hold the Centre’s order enabling a government-appointed panel to fix the maximum sale...Read More

Crop insurance scheme cleared for farmers at low premium

Crop insurance scheme cleared for farmers at low premium

New Delhi : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared the much-touted new crop insurance scheme at a very low premium payout of only 2% on K...Read More

Siphoning off rural savings to urban areas

Siphoning off rural savings to urban areas

The government wants to extricate the poor from the clutches of moneylenders. It has started the Jan Dhan Yojana to make banking services...Read More

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Blow for Monsanto as Centre plans to control Bt cotton seed prices

New Delhi : The Centre has decided to control prices of cotton seeds including the genetically modified versions by fixing a uniform maxi...Read More

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Govt mulls new scheme for cotton farmers

Mumbai : The Centre is planning to introduce Direct Payment Deficiency System (DPDS) to help the cotton farmers have better realisation o...Read More

Simple ways to winterise your summer wardrobe

Simple ways to winterise your summer wardrobe

New Delhi : Turn a summer dress into a winter skirt by putting on a complementing pullover or cardigan or layer your cotton and floral to...Read More

Cotton proving to be risky crop for farmers of Gujarat

Cotton proving to be risky crop for farmers of Gujarat

Ahmedabad: Cotton, which till last year had been giving good returns to farmers of Gujarat, has left many of them in distress and sparked...Read More

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Uproar in RS over reduction in paddy, cotton procurement price

New Delhi: Opposition parties led by Congress and SP forced two adjournments in Rajya Sabha in pre-noon session today after they created ...Read More

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Rly officials feel the need to measure velocity of winds

Mumbai: After strong winds and a thunderstorm hit Central Railway’s train services, railway officials now feel the need to set up instrum...Read More

Three children drown in pond

Three children drown in pond

Burhanpur : Three children of the district drowned in a pond while taking bath on Monday morning. The villagers fished out their bodies a...Read More

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