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Irrigation Projects

Rythu Bandhu Scheme Got Laurels From Whole World: Telangana Agriculture Minister Niranjan Reddy

Feb 14, 2020

We will continue to implement Rythu Bandhu and Rythu Bima schemes. It has definitely mounted some amount of pressure on the Government of India and on other states as well, says Telangana Minister for Agriculture.

Measures In Budget 2020 Consistent With Promise Of Doubling Farmers' Income By 2022

Feb 02, 2020 Lola Nayar

Reiteration of measures like the National Cold Storage Grid by the Railways and Krishi Udaan scheme, acknowledges deficits in infrastructure that has correlation with spoilage, wastage and food inflation.


Maharashtra: 9 Irrigation Scam-Related Cases Closed, Anti-Corruption Body Says None Linked To Ajit Pawar

The development comes just two days after Ajit Pawar joined hands with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and was sworn in as the deputy chief minister of Maharashtra.

Sustainability Makes Good Business Sense For Farmers: Dan Alluf

Sep 25, 2019 Syed Saad Ahmed

In conversation with MASHAV agriculture counsellor Dan Alluf about how Israel has harnessed technology to boost nutrition security and its collaborations with the Indian government and farmers


Water Use Efficiency Through Micro Irrigation In India: The Way Forward

The backbone for the success of water use efficiency initiatives through micro irrigation is, first and foremost, effective training and awareness generation amongst small and marginal farmers in potential states.

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04 January, 2019

PM Modi Inaugurates 8 Projects, Lays Foundation Stones For 4 Others In Manipur

Outlook Web Bureau

These projects include an integrated check post in Moreh, Dolaithabi Barrage, a food storage godown and a buffer water reservoir.


28 November, 2018

NCP Leader Bhujbal Backs Ajit Pawar On Irrigation Scam

Outlook Web Bureau

The scam, pegged at around Rs 70,000 crore, relates to alleged corruption and irregularities in approval and execution of various irrigation projects in Maharashtra during the Congress-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) rule.


12 March, 2018

Modi’s Pet River-Linking Project Is A Reason Why Maharashtra Farmers Are Protesting

Ashok Swain

Farmers are opposing the Par-Tapi-Narmada and Damanganga-Pinjal river-linking projects between Gujarat and Maharashtra


12 December, 2017

China’s Water Diversion Is Not Responsible For Brahmaputra River Turning Black

Ashok Swain

A sub-regional strategy with Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal will only help India be able to bargain with China from a position of strength on water sharing issues.


20 September, 2017

A Day After Canal Wall Collapse, Inauguration Of Rs 389 Crore Dam Cancelled In Bihar

Outlook Web Bureau

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was scheduled to inaugurate the Ganga pump canal scheme.


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Fishermen fishing from Kumari dam as it overflowing following heavy rain in Kanyakumari district.

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Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is greeted by the officials on his arrival in Israel.

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Commuters wade through amid heavy rain in Gurugram.

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People play instruments during Kullu Dussehra, in Kullu.

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BJP Yuva Morcha workers protest against the alleged attack on the ISKCON temple at Bangladesh, in front of Vivekananda House in Kolkata.

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