The Centre on Wednesday launched three new technology initiatives to transfer over Rs 70,000-crore fertiliser subsidy directly to farmers' bank accounts.
Eight core sectors grew to a six-month high of 5.2 per cent in September, helped by a robust performance in coal, natural gas and refinery segments, official data showed on Tuesday.
Dr. Awasthi has proposed a great idea to connect 4 crore farmers (IFFCO members), who are part of the society’s digital via various initiatives. IFFCO Bazar is one such initiative.
Gaining momentum in rise of industrial output, India’s core industries production rose by 3.2 per cent in August on the back of production of steel, fertilisers and refinery products, official data showed on Friday.
New Delhi: Iran hopes Prime Minister Narendra Modi will undertake his visit to Tehran very soon as this would help the two nations draw up a joint strategy against geo-political challenges and set up joint
New Delhi: No significant investment was made in the fertiliser sector during 2010-14 period even after the launch of Nutrient Based Subsidy scheme to promote the domestic industry, says a report by government auditor CAG."Audit
Fertiliser Ministry has sought additional funds to clear the subsidy arrears of fertiliser manufacturers estimated at over Rs 30,000 crore, in the upcoming budget for the next fiscal.Besides additional funds demanded for outstanding subsidy payments,
Mumbai: A potentially weakening rupee and probability of disappointing monsoon due to El Niño effect, alongwith subsidy system may impact the fertiliser sector further, says a report.The demand remains under pressure with the Ministry of
Kochi: Private buses were off the roads and shops and commercial establishments remained shut in Ernakulam district today in support of the 12 hour hartal called by the 'Save FACT Action committee', demanding early clearance
New Delhi: An empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) Friday decided against cutting gas allocations for fertiliser plants, while any additional domestic gas available in the next three years would be allocated to the power sector.“There
New Delhi, July 17: An Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) headed by Defence Minister A.K. Anthony Wednesday decided against changes to the gas allocation policy and any diversion of KG-D6 gas allocated to the fertiliser
New Delhi, Nov 6: India and Afghanistan will discuss prospects of enhancing Delhi's role in training Afghan security forces and sign four pacts in diverse areas, including mines and fertilisers, during Afghan President Hamid Karzai's
Kolkata, Sep 26 ; West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today made a fresh appeal to the Centre for reducing fertilisers prices.”... I had given some proposals for consideration of the central government. My request
New Delhi, Mar 1: The government today announced up to 33 per cent cut in the subsidy rates of decontrolled fertilisers such as DAP and MOP for 2012-13, a decision which will help the exchequer
New Delhi, Jan 16: The government is not considering any proposal to increase the retail price of urea by 40 per cent, Fertilisers Minister Srikant Jena said today. In an official statement, “He (Jena) has
New Delhi, Feb 28: With an estimated 60 per cent of subsidised fuel not reaching its targeted population, the Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee today said BPL families will get direct cash subsidy to buy fertilizers