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Essar Asked To Pay Rs 50 Lakh To Madhya Pradesh Farmers After Ash Leak

Days after a toxic ash leak at a coal plant in Madhya Pradesh damaged farmland in a 4-km area, the local administration has directed the power company to deposit Rs 50 lakh as compensation to the......

Essar Asked To Pay Rs 50 Lakh To Madhya Pradesh Farmers After Ash Leak

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Essar Power MP To Blame For Madhya Pradesh Toxic Ash Leak, Says Report A three-member committee investigating the leak of toxic material from a coal-fired power plant in Singrauli distict in Madhya Pradesh, which contaminated farmland in a four-kilometre radius, has......
04:32, 08/18/2019

Calamity-Hit Farmers In Madhya Pradesh To Get Rs 5,000 As Minimum Aid The Congress-led government in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday announced to provide Rs 5,000 in minimum compensation to small and marginal farmers in the event of crop loss due to natural calamities....
07:48, 06/19/2019

In Madhya Pradesh, Rape Survivor's Father Says, "Asked To Organise Feast" The girl's father alleged that village panchayat declared his family an outcast and treated them as untouchables after he failed to follow the directive to organise a community feast....
09:00, 06/15/2019

War Of Words Between BJP Lawmakers In Madhya Pradesh Within weeks of a landslide Lok Sabha win for the BJP in Madhya Pradesh, rifts have surfaced in the party. Ganesh Singh, the four-time parliamentarian from Satna Lok Sabha seat, has spoken in a......
13:16, 06/03/2019

Madhya Pradesh To Soon Have 100 High-Tech "Gau Shalas" Madhya Pradesh will soon have 100 high-tech ''Gau Shalas'' (cow shelters) after Kumar Mangalam Birla of Birla Group agreed to the proposal of Chief Minister Kamal Nath....
20:48, 08/08/2019

Several Parts Of Madhya Pradesh Get Pre-Monsoon Showers Pre-monsoon showers lashed several parts of Madhya Pradesh over a 24-hour period Thursday and Friday, an IMD official said, adding that rain accompanied by gusty winds is likely to occur in several......
14:16, 06/21/2019

"Homecoming," Say Madhya Pradesh BJP Men After Voting For Congress Bill Two legislators of Madhya Pradesh's opposition BJP, who voted in favour of legislation backed by the Congress government in the assembly on Wednesday, described their surprising move as "gharwapsi" or......
20:32, 07/24/2019

Madhya Pradesh Congress Wants BJP Leader To Apologise To Official He Hit The Madhya Pradesh Congress on Thursday demanded that BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya publicly apologise to the civic official whom he assaulted with a cricket bat last month, and to the people of his......
12:16, 07/18/2019

20.93 Per cent Voter Turnout Till 11 am In Madhya Pradesh The voting figures till 11 am were: Morena 13.88 per cent, Bhind 17.64 per cent, Gwalior 16.86 per cent, Guna 25.08 per cent, Sagar 22.33 per cent, Vidisha 23.69 per cent, Bhopal 23.58 per cent and......
01:32, 05/12/2019

"Madhya Pradesh Has 2.5 Chief Ministers": PM Modi's Jab At Congress Prime Minister Narendra Modi today alleged that Madhya Pradesh's Congress government was in a shambles, with more than one Chief Minister wielding power in the state. "In Madhya Pradesh, a certain......
14:00, 05/12/2019

Madhya Pradesh Government In Minority, Says BJP In Letter To Governor The BJP in Madhya Pradesh has written to Governor Anandiben Patel, claiming that the Congress government is in minority and asking for a special session....
02:16, 05/20/2019

7 Men In Madhya Pradesh, Suspected To Be Kidnappers, Beaten; 9 Arrested Villagers allegedly thrashed a group of seven men on suspicion they were child lifters in adjoining Khargone district of Madhya Pradesh, an official said on Monday....
02:16, 08/06/2019

Madhya Pradesh Congress To Soon Get New President, Says Kamal Nath Two days after revealing that he had offered to quit after the drubbing the Congress faced in Madhya Pradesh in the Lok Sabha polls, Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Saturday said a new state party head......
18:48, 06/29/2019

Armed With Bat, Another BJP Leader Threatens Officials In Madhya Pradesh Days after Indore legislator Akash Vijayvargiya was seen thrashing a civic body official on national television, a youth leader of the party today landed at the Damoh municipality office wielding a......
17:16, 06/28/2019

Madhya Pradesh Congress In Hot Water As BJP Sweeps State In a re-run of the saffron wave in the heartland state as PM Modi's BJP improved on its 2014 haul of 27 from 29 seats, winning 28 and leaving the Congress with just the Chhindwara seat...
04:16, 05/24/2019

Madhya Pradesh Proposes Up To 5-Year Jail For Cow Vigilantism The Madhya Pradesh government has cleared a bill to strengthen laws against cow vigilantism. The cabinet has cleared a proposal to bring a bill to amend the existing Gau Vansh Vadh Pratishedh......
09:16, 06/28/2019

Madhya Pradesh Family Branches Out With Novel Tree House When the Kesharwanis decided to branch out and expand their family home, they came up with a novel way of dealing with an ancient giant fig tree in their garden -- they built the house around it. Now......
04:00, 06/18/2019

Madhya Pradesh To Waive Loans Taken By Tribals From Moneylenders Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath today announced that loans taken from private moneylenders by tribals in the state will be waived off under a government scheme, and the process in this regard......
14:48, 08/09/2019

"BJP's Mentality Like Dogs": Madhya Pradesh Minister's Shocker A Madhya Pradesh minister kicked off a storm on Monday, saying that the opposition BJP had a "mentality like dogs" for criticising the transfer of 46 police dogs and their handlers last week....
10:16, 07/15/2019

Rape Case Against Head Of University In Madhya Pradesh A case of rape has been filed against Vice Chancellor of Nanaji Deshmukh Veterinary Science University Dr PD Juyal following a court direction, the police said on Tuesday....
21:32, 06/25/2019

Buyers Of Two-Wheelers In Madhya Pradesh Will Have To Purchase 2 Helmets Buyers of two-wheelers in Madhya Pradesh will have to purchase two helmets and show the receipt to the Transport Department to get their vehicle registered....
16:32, 06/14/2019

Woman Who Ran Away With Dalit Man Thrashed By Family In Madhya Pradesh A 21-year-old woman was thrashed by a group of men from her family for allegedly refusing to marry a man from her community in Dhar in Madhya Pradesh....
21:00, 06/29/2019

Man Saved By His Dog During Tiger Attack In Madhya Pradesh Forest A man was saved by his dog after a tiger attacked him in Seoni district of Madhya Pradesh today. Pancham Gajba, 22, and his brother were returning from a forest near Paraspani village in the morning......
09:32, 06/01/2019

BJP Score In Madhya Pradesh May Spell Trouble For Kamal Nath Five months after it lost three heartland states to the Congress, the BJP powered back there in the Lok Sabha elections - an outcome likely to give credence to its claim that its voter base in the......
09:16, 05/23/2019

"Gandhigiri" Of Congress After BJP Leader Hits Official In Madhya Pradesh Congress leaders in Damoh, Madhya Pradesh, visited municipal offices and handed out roses to the officials there requesting them to get back to work and serve the people....
15:16, 07/03/2019

FIR Against Congress Leaders Over Poll Code Violation In Madhya Pradesh An FIR has been filed against sitting MP from Ratlam and senior Congress leader Kantilal Bhuria and Madhya Pradesh cabinet minister Surendra Singh Honey Baghel for campaigning on Saturday after the......
16:32, 05/18/2019

Accused Of Killing Peacocks, Madhya Pradesh Man Thrashed To Death By Mob A man accused of killing peacocks was set upon and thrashed by a mob in Lasudiya Atri village in Neemuch district of Madhya Pradesh, in what is a third reported case of mob-related violence from the......
07:48, 07/20/2019

3 Tigers, Including 2 Cubs, Dead In 3 Days In Madhya Pradesh Madhya Pradesh has lost three tigers, including two cubs, in the last three days. Just a few hours before the Tiger Estimation Report 2018 was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, a......
13:16, 07/31/2019

Son Of Watchman In Sagar Tops Madhya Pradesh Class 10 Exam The son of a watchman has secured the first rain jointly with another student in the Madhya Pradesh High School examination. Ayushman Tamrakar, a student of Government Excellence School in Madhya......
17:16, 05/15/2019

Madhya Pradesh Election Results 2019: Check Result Here Madhya Pradesh Election Results: Voting took place on 29 seats with a voter turnout of 60-65 per cent. According to the leads at 4 pm, BJP is leading in 28 seats and Congress on 1 seat....
04:32, 05/23/2019

Madhya Pradesh Professor Arrested For Comments On Goddess Saraswati The principal of a government college in Madhya Pradesh's Datia has been arrested and sent to judicial custody for allegedly making derogatory remarks about Goddess Saraswati, the Hindi deity of......
11:00, 06/02/2019

"Am Responsible For Congress's Defeat In Madhya Pradesh," Says Kamal Nath Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath has said he had offered to resign from the post of state Congress president after the party's bad performance in the Lok Sabha election. His remarks came amid......
06:00, 06/28/2019

This Madhya Pradesh Temple May Have Inspired Parliament House Architects A replica of the Parliament House blossoms in an unnamed area in the ravines of the Chambal Valley in the Bhind-Morena region, which of late has earned disrepute for being home to dacoits....
09:16, 04/29/2019

"BJP Is Home": Madhya Pradesh's Richest Lawmaker Won't Join Congress Lawmakers without a core Hindutva background, especially those who joined the BJP from other political groups or after winning the 2013 assembly elections as independent candidates, are being viewed......
15:00, 07/25/2019

On Video, Madhya Pradesh Patient Dragged To X-Ray Room On Bedsheet A patient at a hospital in Madhya Pradesh's Jabalpur was dragged to the X-Ray room on a bedsheet, a video posted by news agency ANI showed. A woman, apparently related to the patient, is seen......
07:16, 06/30/2019

On Video, 15 Men Beaten, Forced To Chant "Gau Mata Ki Jai" In Madhya Pradesh In a disturbing video of the incident, filmed with a mobile phone, the men can be seen tied together with rope and forced to kneel by the side of the road, in full view of the public, while being made......
20:00, 07/07/2019

Like Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh Congress May Be Headed By Tribal Leader After Chhattisgarh, the Congress has started search for a new party chief in Madhya Pradesh with focus on a clutch of leaders from the tribal community whose support was crucial in propelling it to......
03:00, 07/03/2019

26,000 Anganwadi Centres May Be Shut In Madhya Pradesh Over Unpaid Rent More than 20,000 Anganwadi centres in Madhya Pradesh, mandated to take care of and support children, are on the verge of shutting down as they are unable to pay rent for the buildings in which the......
14:16, 06/21/2019

"Congress Hates Me, Dreams Of Killing Me", Says PM Modi In Madhya Pradesh Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the Congress "dreams of killing me" but the entire nation stood behind him, as he campaigned in Madhya Pradesh for the national election. He also attacked the......
09:00, 05/01/2019

Union Minister's Son Charged With Attempt To Murder In Madhya Pradesh Union minister Prahlad Singh Patel's son was arrested today in an attempt to murder case that left four people injured in a clash in Madhya Pradesh. Seven others have also been arrested in the matter......
17:00, 06/18/2019

Updates From 4 Key States - Haryana, UP, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal The country is all set for the penultimate round of the Lok Sabha election. Voting for the sixth phase of Lok Sabha election in 59 constituencies begins at 7 am today....
20:16, 05/11/2019

Mallikarjun Kharge Hits Out At BJP's "Pressure Tactics" In Madhya Pradesh Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday asserted that Congress has majority in Madhya Pradesh Assembly and accused the Opposition BJP of "unnecessarily" creating problems since it feared......
06:16, 05/21/2019

Assault On Officials Norm In Last 15 Years In Madhya Pradesh: Kamal Nath In a veiled reference to previous Bharatiya Janata Party government in Madhya Pradesh, state Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Saturday said that incidents of assault against government officials had......
18:48, 06/29/2019

Madhya Pradesh Minister's Sister Accused of Pinching "Toilet" Funds Tara Bai, the sister of Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Bala Bachchan, has been accused of misappropriating public funds meant for constructing toilets, among other projects....
09:16, 06/28/2019

28 Relatives Jailed For Murder, Madhya Pradesh Congress Ally Protests A Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) legislator has lodged a protest against the Congress government in the Madhya Pradesh assembly after 28 members of her family were jailed in connection with the murder of a......
12:32, 07/12/2019

In BJP's Poll Win, Congress Sees Chance To Shore Up Madhya Pradesh Count The Congress may have received a drubbing in the Madhya Pradesh leg of the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections, but the BJP's decision to vacate the Jhabua assembly seat has given the ruling party a......
09:32, 06/04/2019

Madhya Pradesh Planning Law In Favour Of Locals For Private Sector Jobs The Madhya Pradesh government is planning to bring a law that will ensure that the people of the state will get preference in 70 per cent of the jobs in the private sector, Chief Minister Kamal Nath......
15:00, 07/09/2019

PM Modi To Campaign In UP, Madhya Pradesh, Arvind Kejriwal In West Delhi A day before the Lok Sabha election's fifth phase of voting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold rallies in UP and Madhya Pradesh. The prime minister will be in Uttar Pradesh's Bhadohi and Sagar....
02:16, 05/05/2019

After Poll Rout In Madhya Pradesh, Call To Upgrade Jyotiraditya Scindia The factionalism brewing in the Madhya Pradesh Congress today became overt as three ministers of Kamal Nath government, demanded that Jyotiraditya Scindia be given charge of the state party. Women and......
11:16, 05/28/2019

4-Year-Old Allegedly Raped, Killed In Madhya Pradesh; Body Found In Well A four-year-girl, allegedly kidnapped from a slum in Indore on Sunday and raped as her parents slept, was found dead in a well today, an official said....
12:48, 05/07/2019

Fuel Prices In Madhya Pradesh Up By Rs 4.5 Per Litre As State Raises Duty Petrol and diesel prices in Madhya Pradesh shot up by around Rs 4.5 per litre from Saturday with the state government raising additional duty on these petroleum products by Rs two, which comes a day......
05:18, 07/06/2019

Folk Singer Takes On Ex-Judge In Madhya Pradesh Lok Sabha seat The Lok Sabha seat of Dewas in Madhya Pradesh presents a different picture this time as two political greenhorns from the main rivals Congress and BJP are locked in a keen tussle for electoral......
07:00, 05/13/2019

Senior Madhya Pradesh Officer Punished For Demanding Alcohol From Juniors A senior officer in the Madhya Pradesh government was transferred after he reportedly demanded non-vegetarian food and liquor from his juniors, asked them to foot the bill for the food and drinks as......
07:32, 06/07/2019

Jobless Men In Madhya Pradesh 'Rent' Out Bank Accounts, Aid Cyber Crime Newly-opened bank accounts of unemployed people in Madhya Pradesh's Bhind district are the latest tools used by the cybercriminal looking to park illicit money, the police has said, adding these......
13:00, 07/03/2019

3 Synthetic Milk Plants, Supplying To 6 States, Raided In Madhya Pradesh Fifty seven people have been arrested after three factories producing "highly toxic synthetic milk" were raided in the Gwalior-Chambal region of Madhya Pradesh, the Special Task Force of the state......
01:16, 07/20/2019

15 Monkeys Die In Madhya Pradesh Forest, Officials Blame Fight For Water The scarcity of water in the season of searing heat has spilled over from the concrete jungles to the forests of Madhya Pradesh. A battle over water is likely one of the reasons behind the death of......
11:16, 06/07/2019

No Mention Of File Number: Madhya Pradesh Government Tells RTI Applicant The Madhya Pradesh government has asked an RTI applicant to provide details like file number and date to get information on appointments of non-government officials in the chief minister's office. The......
12:48, 06/09/2019

Tiger Carcass Found Buried In Madhya Pradesh's Pench Reserve The carcass of a tiger was Tuesday found in a pit in the Pench Reserve in Madhya Pradesh after three people arrested on Sunday by the tip-off given by Nagpur Forest department, a senior official said....
22:32, 05/07/2019

Madhya Pradesh Denies "Soft Hindutva" Touch In Please-All State Budget In its maiden budget for 2019-2020, the Kamal Nath government did not impose any fresh tax burden on the people but instead took steps to fulfil promises charted in the party manifesto for last year's......
13:16, 07/10/2019

Madhya Pradesh Spends On Ministers' Bungalows As Anganwadis Risk Shutdown A cash crunch may have put 20,000 critical child-care centre at risk of shutting down in Madhya Pradesh but when it comes to the facelift and renovation of the ministers' bungalows, government funds......
12:32, 07/12/2019

Madhya Pradesh Moves To Adopt 27% Quota For Other Backward Classes (OBCs) The Congress-led Madhya Pradesh government on Monday moved a key proposal to woo the Other Backward Class (OBC) communities of the state days after the party suffered a devastating blow in the Lok......
13:16, 06/03/2019

Minister Demands CBI Probe On Custodial Death Of Madhya Pradesh Dalit Man Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot has demanded a CBI probe into the death of a Dalit man in police custody in Madhya Pradesh last month....
07:00, 05/11/2019

Woman Killed By 2 Leopards In Madhya Pradesh, Leopard Dies During Capture A woman was killed by two leopards at a village in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur district, following which a group of villagers captured one of the big cats. In a video shot by a villager, a group of men......
07:00, 05/20/2019

Journalist Found Dead With 90% Burns In Madhya Pradesh, Murder Alleged A journalist working for a Hindi daily died after sustaining 90 per cent burns in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar on Wednesday. His brother has alleged that he was set on fire by the additional agriculture......
21:16, 06/19/2019

5 Years After Burdwan Blast, Terror Suspect Arrested In Madhya Pradesh An accused in the October 2014 Burdwan blast has been arrested by the National Investigation Agency from Indore's Azad Nagar locality, officials said on Tuesday....
16:32, 08/13/2019

Madhya Pradesh To Reopen Murder Case In Which Pragya Thakur Was Cleared The Madhya Pradesh government is planning to reopen an old murder case against BJP candidate Pragya Singh Thakur, a day after exit polls predicted a victory for her from Bhopal Lok Sabha constituency....
04:00, 05/21/2019

"BJP Never Demanded Floor Test In Madhya Pradesh": Shivraj Singh Chouhan As Congress and BJP are involved in a spat over allegations of toppling the Kamal Nath government in Madhya Pradesh, former chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday said that the party has......
12:32, 05/22/2019

Two Teenagers Allegedly Rape 8-Year-Old Girl In Madhya Pradesh: Police Two teenagers allegedly raped an eight-year-old girl at a village in Singrauli district of Madhya Pradesh, the police said today. The incident occurred on Tuesday and the two boys were detained today,......
12:48, 06/12/2019

Congress Leader Threatens Madhya Pradesh Officer In Sand Mining Row A sub-divisional magistrate has alleged that a local Congress leader forcibly freed a confiscated sand-laden truck linked to illegal mining operations in the area and threatened her...
04:32, 05/18/2019

Man Tortures Minor Boy, Forces Him To Lick Toilet Seat In Madhya Pradesh A video surfaced purportedly showing a man, arrested in a land grab case, torturing a minor boy and forcing him to lick the toilet seat to pressure him to give a false statement to police in an......
20:48, 08/08/2019

Murder Accused Family In Jail, Madhya Pradesh Cops Care For Pet Labrador When they are not out there fighting crime, cops at the Choti Bajaria police station in Madhya Pradesh's Bina town are busy taking care of a furry friend-a Labrador named Sultan, who belongs to a......
15:00, 07/02/2019

Shivraj Chouhan, Madhya Pradesh Government Spar Over Proposed Sita Temple Bharatiya Janata Party leader Shivraj Singh Chouhan alleged on Tuesday that the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh was "checking the facts" instead of executing his proposal to build a temple......
06:48, 07/16/2019

Madhya Pradesh Officials Blame Bats For Power Cuts, BJP Attacks Congress As Madhya Pradesh continues to reel under frequent and unscheduled power cuts, officials of the state electricity company are holding bats responsible for the woes, claiming that they are causing......
08:16, 06/22/2019

5-Year-Old Tribal Girl Kidnapped, Raped In Madhya Pradesh, Critical: Cops A five-year-old tribal girl was kidnapped, raped and brutally assaulted by an unidentified person in Narsingpur, Madhya Pradesh, police said. She was found unconscious near a bridge by her family,......
10:00, 06/25/2019

Dalit Killed For Marrying Upper-Caste Woman, 2 Arrested In Madhya Pradesh Two men from Chhatarpur in Madhya Pradesh have been arrested in connection with the "honour killing" of a Dalit mason in Punjab's Ludhiana district two months ago....
21:16, 06/19/2019

Madhya Pradesh BJP's Postcard Drive Seeks Fast Execution Of Child Rapists Madhya Pradesh BJP Tuesday launched a drive under which postcards will be sent to the Chief Justice of India seeking setting up of fast track courts to hear appeals of those sentenced to death for......
13:00, 06/11/2019

Nipah Virus Alert In Madhya Pradesh's Guna, Gwalior; Advisories Issued The death of hundreds of bats in Madhya Pradesh's Guna district has raised alarm in the area and fear of the spread of the Nipah virus. The administrations in Guna and Gwalior districts issued health......
16:32, 06/14/2019

Madhya Pradesh Budget Announces Cow Welfare Fund, Hikes Haj Panel Grant The Kamal Nath government in Madhya Pradesh Wednesday presented its maiden budget aiming to please various sections of society wherein it has proposed to allocate Rs 132 crore for the welfare of......
13:16, 07/10/2019

Mumbai Votes Today With Congress-Ruled Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh: 10 Facts Polling for the fourth phase of the national elections begins today in which the heartland states of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh will vote for the first time. So will Mumbai, the country's financial......
18:00, 04/28/2019

Girl Found Dead In Madhya Pradesh School, Parents Reject Suicide Claim An 11-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself on the premises of her school hostel in Madhya Pradesh's Dindori district, police said today. Going by her suicide note, she wasn't......
10:00, 07/22/2019

Madhya Pradesh Poll Officer Files Report On Pragya Thakur's Godse Remark The Madhya Pradesh chief electoral officer has submitted a report to the Election Commission over BJP's Bhopal Lok Sabha candidate Pragya Singh Thakur calling Mahatma Gandhi's killer Nathuram Godse a......
04:48, 05/17/2019

Madhya Pradesh Poll Results Expose New Crisis: Congress Vs Congress Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, who has been fire-fighting over a crisis in the party and government, held a series of meetings today - one with the cabinet colleagues to keep his flock......
15:48, 05/26/2019

Thai farmers asked to delay rice planting as drought bites The Thai government has asked farmers to delay planting rice because of drought and the pumping of water from reservoirs for irrigation threatens household supplies, an agriculture ministry official said on Monday....
06:16, 07/22/2019

Gavin Williamson sacked: Defence secretary asked to leave government over Huawei leak Theresa May has sacked Gavin Williamson as defence secretary following an investigation over leaked information about Chinese mobile giant Huawei from a confidential meeting....
14:16, 05/01/2019

2.60 Lakh Kg Rice Worth 85 Lakh Stolen Using Scooters, Bikes: Police In a bizarre incident, some officials of the Food Corporation of India and a private company allegedly stole over 2.60 lakh kilogram rice worth about Rs 85 lakh by falsely showing that the consignment......
18:00, 08/12/2019

5.28 Lakh Posts Vacant In Police Forces; 1.29 Lakh In UP, 50,000 In Bihar A whopping 5.28 lakh police posts are lying vacant in the country of which nearly 1.29 lakh are in Uttar Pradesh, 50,000 in Bihar and 49,000 in West Bengal....
10:32, 07/07/2019

Audi A3 Gets A Price Cut By Up To Rs. 5 Lakh; Prices Start At Rs. 28.99 Lakh Celebrating its fifth anniversary in India, the Audi A3 sedan has received a price cut of Rs. 5 lakh across different variants. Prices for the A3 now start at Rs. 28.99 lakh for the 35 TFSI Premium......
03:00, 06/02/2019

Essar Steel Promoter Moves Tribunal Against ArcelorMittal Bid Essar Steel's majority shareholder Essar Steel Asia Holdings (ESAHL) on Tuesday moved the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) seeking the rejection of ArcelorMittal's bid to buy out the......
07:32, 05/07/2019

Why India’s Essar decision could kill the distressed debt market before it starts The insolvency and bankruptcy code is supposed to do wonderful things for India, but a leftfield decision on creditors this week will have a number of unhelpful side-effects....
09:00, 07/19/2019

Farmers slam Trump's China tariffs despite billions spent on aid packages — 'farmers do not want a payout' Reuters/Jonathan Ernst The US collected $63 billion in tariffs in the year through to June, abut half of which was from new tariffs on China. But roughly an equal amount of those fresh levies went back on aid to farmers who had been left stricken du...
06:48, 08/08/2019

Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh Get New Governors Sitting Rajya Sabha member Anusuiya Uikey and senior BJP leader Biswa Bushan Harichandan were on Tuesday appointed as governors of Chhattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh respectively....
10:48, 07/16/2019

12 Heavyweight Battles In Uttar Pradesh With a few hours left for counting of votes to begin, the spotlight is on the heavyweight battles in Uttar Pradesh that will decide the future of the country in the next five years....
19:32, 05/22/2019

Nearly 1,000 Citizens Over Age Of 100 To Vote In Himachal Pradesh About 999 voters over the age of 100 will cast their votes for Himachal Pradesh's four parliamentary seats on May 19, Chief Electoral Officer Devesh Kumar said today...
12:48, 05/03/2019

KTM RC 125 ABS Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 1.47 Lakh The KTM RC 125 ABS is finally launched in India at a price of Rs. 1.47 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and the bookings have begun for the motorcycle across all 470 KTM showrooms in India. Deliveries will......
09:48, 06/19/2019

VK Singh Leading From Ghaziabad With Over 6 Lakh Votes VK Singh, a former army chief and junior minister in the External Affairs Ministry, is contesting the Lok Sabha election from Ghaziabad in western Uttar Pradesh....
09:48, 05/23/2019

NPP Lawmaker, His Son Among 11 Killed By Militants In Arunachal Pradesh A lawmaker and his son were among 11 people killed by NSCN (IM) militants in Arunachal Pradesh's Tirap district today. Two others were critically injured in the attack....
06:00, 05/21/2019

In Assam, Nearly 1.8 Lakh Voters Chose "NOTA" Altogether 1,78,353 voters exercised the "None of The Above" option in the Assam Lok Sabha polls, which is 31,296 more than the NOTA figure in the last elections....
16:16, 05/24/2019

130 Killed In Bihar Floods, Nearly 88 Lakh Affected Three more people died due to floods in Bihar on Tuesday, taking the number of deaths to 130. Two deaths were reported from Bihar's Darbhanga and Supaul districts....
17:16, 07/30/2019

More Than 4 Lakh Affected In Flood-Hit Assam: Updates More than four lakh have been affected in 17 of the 27 districts of the flood-hit Assam. Dhemaji and Lakhimpur in Upper Assam and Bongaigaon and Barpeta in lower Assam are the worst-hit districts....
23:32, 07/11/2019

MV Agusta F3 800 RC Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 21.99 Lakh MV Agusta has launched the F3 800 RC in India, which is priced at Rs. 21.99 lakh (ex-showroom, India) and only six units of the limited edition model have been allocated for India....
01:32, 06/18/2019

In Arunachal Pradesh's New Assembly, 20 First-Time Legislators Arunachal Pradesh has a 60-member Assembly. Eleven of the first timers are from the BJP, six from the Janata Dal (United), two from National People's Party (NPP) and one Independent....
05:48, 05/25/2019

Ford To Use Volkswagen's MEB Platform To Manufacture 6 Lakh EVs The agreement with Ford has further strengthened Volkswagen's electric strategy and supports the growth of the e-mobility industry on a global level....
08:00, 07/12/2019

Over 1.5 Lakh Pilgrims Register For 46-Day Amarnath Yatra All necessary arrangements are in place as the first batch of Amarnath pilgrims are scheduled to leave for Kashmir amid tight security on Sunday, a day ahead of the formal commencement of the annual......
11:00, 06/29/2019

BMW F 850 GS Adventure Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 15.40 Lakh BMW Motorrad India today announced the launch of the all-new BMW F 850 GD Adventure Pro motorcycle. Priced at Rs. 15.40 lakh (ex-showroom, India) the new long-distance touring enduro motorcycle was......
12:16, 05/14/2019

This 13-Year-Old From Uttar Pradesh Has Written Over 100 Books A 12-year-old child prodigy from Uttar Pradesh has written 135 books on subjects like religion and biographies of well known personalities including Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath....
08:16, 07/09/2019

Now, BJP Lawmaker's Son Threatens Cop With Transfer In Uttar Pradesh The son of a BJP legislator allegedly faced off against the officer in-charge of the Soron Gate police station in Uttar Pradesh's Kasganj today, even threatening to get him transferred if he fails to......
12:00, 06/26/2019

2019 TVS Apache RTR 200 FI E100 Launched In India At Rs. 1.2 Lakh TVS Motor Company showcased the production version of the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V which runs on ethanol. The model was first shown as a concept at the 2018 Auto Expo held in February 2018....
04:00, 07/12/2019

2019 BMW X5 Launched In India; Price Starts At Rs. 72.90 Lakh BMW has launched the new generation of the X5 in India and prices for the SUV start at Rs. (ex-showroom India). The company has stated that it will launch 12 new models in the country in 2019 and the......
10:16, 05/16/2019

Trinamool Leader To Return 2.25 Lakh Taken As ''Cut Money'' To 141 People Facing protests from people for taking "cut money", a local leader of the Trinamool Congress in Birbhum district on Tuesday returned around Rs 2.25 lakh to over 100 beneficiaries of government schemes......
21:32, 06/25/2019

Men With Machetes Snatch Voting Machines In Arunachal Pradesh About 500 masked men carrying guns and machetes attacked election officials in Arunachal Pradesh and made off with electronic voting machines, officials said on Wednesday....
08:32, 05/22/2019

Uttar Pradesh Likely To Witness Four-Cornered Bypoll Contest With the electoral alliance between the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) ending in a divorce, the upcoming bypolls to 12 assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh are likely to witness a......
02:48, 06/26/2019

Renault Kwid Sales Cross The 3 Lakh Mark Renaut India has achieved a new milestone with its best-seller - the Kwid - crossing the three lakh sales mark. The entry-level hatchback was first launched in 2015 and was game-changing offering from......
01:16, 06/11/2019

26 Killed Due To Thunderstorm, Rains In Last 2 Days in Uttar Pradesh As many as 26 people were killed and 57 sustained injuries across Uttar Pradesh due to thunderstorm, rain and lightning in the last two days (June 6 and 7), an official document of the state said on......
03:00, 06/08/2019

2019 Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 Launched; Priced At Rs. 1.71 Lakh The 2019 Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 ABS has been launched in India at a price of Rs. 1.65 lakh (ex-showroom). This is the second time Suzuki has returned to the quarter-litre space in India, after the very......
03:00, 05/20/2019

8 Killed, 11 Injured In Road Accident In Uttar Pradesh Eight people were killed and 11 others injured when their vehicle collided with a mini-goods carrier on the Moradabad-Agra national highway in Sambhal, the police said today....
00:32, 06/19/2019

Mahindra XUV500 Gets A New W3 Base Trim; Priced At Rs. 12.22 Lakh Though it's the base variant, it's not just bear minimum in terms of features. The W3 variant gets power adjustable ORVMs, Engine immobilizer, electrically operated dual HVAC and even projector......
09:00, 05/10/2019

In Arunachal Pradesh, A Dog Is Killed, Car Burnt As Message To BJP Leader Police sources confirm an investigation has started and SBK Singh, DGP Arunachal Pradesh, said the accused had been identified and teams had been sent to arrest him...
13:32, 05/31/2019

Total Withdrawal Above Rs 10 Lakh A Year May Attract Up To 5% Tax: Report In its push towards a digital economy, the central government is thinking of introducing a tax of 3-5 per cent on cash withdrawal of Rs 10 lakh in a year...
06:16, 06/10/2019

More Than 2.5 Lakh People Evacuated As Cyclone Vayu Set To Hit Gujarat More than 2,15,000 people were evacuated today from low-lying areas of Gujarat as Cyclone Vayu inches closer to the state's coastline, according to news agency PTI. The latest weather report said that......
08:16, 06/12/2019

How To Claim Rs 3.5 Lakh Income Tax Deduction Against Home Loans The government has now proposed to introduce Section 80EEA to allow for an additional interest deduction of up to Rs 1.5 lakh on repayment of home loans....
08:16, 07/10/2019

Jaya Prada Trailing In Rampur With Around 2.5 Lakh Votes Former Bollywood actress Jaya Prada, a two-term Lok Sabha parliamentarian from Rampur in Uttar Pradesh, has gone through a range of emotions during her campaigns. There were tears and rage....
23:00, 05/23/2019

Forecast Of Thunderstorm And lightning In Himachal Pradesh, Uttrakhand The India Meteorological Department (IMD) today said thunderstorm will be accompanied with lightning and gusty winds (40-50 kmph) at isolated places in Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand....
23:32, 06/14/2019

MG Hector Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 12.18 Lakh The MG Hector is the first connected car in its segment and will be offered in four variants and with three powertrain options. The Hector is competitively priced too...
08:00, 06/27/2019

3 Pak Nationals Detained With Gold Worth Over Rs 23 Lakh In Rajasthan Three Pakistani nationals were detained with gold worth over Rs 23 lakh from Munabao railway station near the India-Pakistan border in Rajasthan's Barmer district, Customs officials said today....
04:32, 06/16/2019

Eight Kids Among Nine Dead After Truck Collides With Van In Uttar Pradesh Nine people, including eight children, were killed and 15 others were injured when a pickup van collided with a mini truck in Uttar Pradesh's Hapur district, the police said today....
07:32, 07/22/2019

Mahindra XUV300 AMT Launched; Prices Start At Rs. 11.50 Lakh The Mahindra XUV300 has been finally launched with an automated manual transmission (AMT) option, featuring the company's autoShift technology. Offered only with the W8 and W8(O) diesel variants, the......
09:32, 07/02/2019

How PM Kisan Scheme Helped BJP Win Uttar Pradesh By A Landslide Trudging from village to village in the Mohanlalganj Lok Sabha constituency to decode the mystery behind the BJP's resounding pan-Uttar Pradesh victory, you keep hearing a single buzzword: Do hazaar......
05:32, 05/31/2019

12 More Dead In Assam Floods, 1.3 Lakh Still In Relief Camps Flood waters showed signs of receding in Assam on Saturday but the number of deaths climbed to 62 with rain-related incidents claiming 12 more lives in the last 24 hours. Around 44 lakh people in 24......
15:48, 07/20/2019

Honda Dio Scooter Crosses 30 Lakh Sales Milestone Scooters continue to remain top sellers for Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) bringing in the chunk of volumes. While it is the Activa leading the sales charts always, the Dio isn't too bad......
06:48, 05/06/2019

Jeep Wrangler Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 63.94 Lakh The new-gen Jeep Wrangler off-road SUV will be available only in the 5-door Wrangler Unlimited variant. Also, like the previous model, the new-gen Jeep Wrangler too will be offered as a CBU......
11:48, 08/09/2019

Ducati Panigale V4 25 Anniversario 916 Launched In India At Rs. 54.9 Lakh The Ducati Panigale V4 25 Anniversario 916 will be available on sale in India from October 2019, at a price of Rs. 54.9 lakh (ex-showroom). Only 500 of these bikes will be built and offered on sale......
12:00, 07/15/2019

A Month After Fani, More Than 5 Lakh People In Odisha Still Without Power More than five lakh people of 1.64 lakh households in Odisha's coastal districts continue to struggle with hot and humid weather conditions due to lack of power restoration though one month has passed......
16:00, 06/03/2019

Auto Component Makers Stare At 10 Lakh Job Cuts The automotive component industry contributes 2.3 per cent to India's gross domestic product (GDP), 25 per cent to its manufacturing GDP and provides employment to 50 lakh people....
00:48, 08/11/2019

Benelli Leoncino 500 Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 4.79 Lakh Making its much-awaited India debut, Italian bike maker Benelli has introduced the Leoncino 500 motorcycle priced at Rs. 4.79 lakh (ex-showroom, India). The all-new offering is a scrambler-styled bike......
06:16, 08/05/2019

More Than 270 Killed In Floods In Six States, 10 Lakh People Displaced Floods and landslides have killed more than 270 people in India this month, displaced over 10 lakh and inundated thousands of homes across six states, authorities said on Wednesday after two weeks of......
08:00, 08/14/2019

15 Lakh Affected By Assam Floods, At Least 7 Dead: 10 Points The monsoon floods in Assam claimed another life today, taking the number of deaths in the rain-ravaged state to seven. Official sources said that over 15 lakh people have been affected in 25 of......
12:16, 07/13/2019

Suzuki Gixxer 250 Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 1.60 Lakh Suzuki Motorcycle India has introduced the new Gixxer 250 in the country priced at Rs. lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The new Suzuki Gixxer 250 is the recently launched Gixxer SF 250's naked sibling and......
03:16, 08/09/2019

Eid Ul Fitr Celebrated With Fervour In Andhra Pradesh, Telangana Eid ul Fitr 2019 India: Eid-ul-Fitr, marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, was celebrated with religious fervour and gaiety across Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday....
02:48, 06/05/2019

Hyundai Kona's Price Reduced; Now Priced At Rs. 23.71 Lakh Hyundai has reduced the price of the Kona from Rs. 25.3 lakh to Rs. 23.71 lakh on account of the government reducing the GST rates on electric vehicles. Hyundai has received about 152 bookings in 20......
00:16, 08/03/2019

The five: robot farmers Will robots be the answer to labour shortages on farms? Our pick of the best planting, weeding and harvesting machinesLast week a startup based at Plymouth University unveiled the world’s first raspberry-picking robot. The machine can pick about 25,0...
04:16, 06/02/2019

Jagan Mohan Reddy, KCR Likely To Meet In Andhra Pradesh In July Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and his Andhra Pradesh counterpart YS Jagan Mohan Reddy are likely to meet in Amaravati mid July to sort out the bifurcation and river water sharing......
14:00, 06/30/2019

Skoda Rapid Hits 1 Lakh Production Milestone In India The Skoda Rapid C-segment sedan is the automaker's entry-level model in India, and the offering has hit a new production milestone with over one lakh units churned out. Skoda Auto India rolled out the......
09:48, 06/19/2019

Chandrababu Naidu Confident Of TDP Retaining Power In Andhra Pradesh Unfazed by the exit polls which predicted that the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) will storm to power in Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu today exuded confidence that his Telugu Desam......
02:16, 05/20/2019

2019 Suzuki Gixxer SF Launched In India; Priced at Rs. 1.09 Lakh Making its debut alongside its new older sibling, Suzuki Motorcycle India has introduced the 2019 Gixxer SF in the country. The 2019 Suzuki Gixxer SF is priced at Rs. 1.09 lakh (ex-showroom) and......
03:00, 05/20/2019

Uttar Pradesh Police Handling Rape Cases With sensitivity: Top Cop Amid a spate of rape incidents involving minors in Uttar Pradesh recently, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Monday issued a slew of directions to the state police, including increasing foot patrolling......
07:16, 06/10/2019

Mayawati's Party Appoints Uttar Pradesh MP As Its Leader In Lok Sabha Days after he was appointed the leader of BSP in Lok Sabha, Danish Ali was on Wednesday stripped of his post by the party which said it had been done toeing its ''sarvajan hitaaye, sarvajan sukhaaye''......
13:48, 08/07/2019

Viral Ad On #BarbershopGirls Of Uttar Pradesh Smashes Gender Stereotypes Neha and Jyoti took over their father's barber shop in 2014, stepping into a profession dominated by men. Today, their inspirational story has been turned into a viral ad....
04:00, 05/01/2019

"Have Quit the Uttar Pradesh Government," Says Upset BJP Ally OP Rajbhar Known for blowing hot and cold against ally BJP, Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party chief Om Prakash Rajbhar claimed Monday he has resigned from the Yogi Adityanath government and it was up to the party to......
07:00, 05/06/2019

Mahindra TUV300 Facelift Launched; Prices Start At Rs. 8.49 Lakh Italian design house, Pininfarina, has helped design it to bring in a fresh perspective. The cabin now comes with new silver accents for a more premium look and feel....
02:00, 05/03/2019

PM Modi Sanctions Rs 2 Lakh For Families Of Himachal Bus Accident Victims Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sanctioned an ex-gratia of Rs two lakh each for the families of those killed in the Banjar bus accident, an official spokesperson said Wednesday....
13:00, 07/03/2019

Maruti Suzuki Ignis Crosses One Lakh Sales Milestone The Maruti Suzuki Ignis has recently crossed the one lakh sales milestone in India. First launched in January 2017, the carmaker has sold over one lakh units of the Ignis compact hatchback in India in......
11:00, 04/30/2019

Naveen Patnaik Announces Rs 25 Lakh Ex-Gratia For Soldier's Family Expressing grief over the death of Odia Army soldier Naik Ajit Kumar Sahoo in Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced an ex-gratia of Rs 25 lakh for the next of the kin of the......
09:16, 06/19/2019

Monkey Steals Cash From Toll Plaza In Uttar Pradesh A monkey looted Rs 5,000 cash from a toll plaza in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur Rural district, an official said. The incident took place recently at Bara toll plaza in Akbarpur police circle and was......
07:48, 05/02/2019

"BJP Will Repeat 2014 Uttar Pradesh Victory In Bengal", Says Ram Madhav Backed by exit poll predictions, BJP general secretary Ram Madhav today said that his party will surprise political analysts with a performance in West Bengal similar to that of Uttar Pradesh in the......
02:16, 05/20/2019

Cyclone Fani: Naveen Patnaik Says 8 Lakh To Be Evacuated In Odisha Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said about eight lakh people would be evacuated in view of "extremely severe" cyclonic storm Fani, which is likely to hit the coast in Puri on May 3......
11:00, 05/01/2019

Kashmiri Cab Driver Returns Bag With Valuables Worth Rs 10 Lakh To Tourist A cab driver was praised on Monday for his honesty as he returned a lost bag carrying cash and jewellery worth Rs 10 lakh to its rightful owner, a tourist visiting Shopian district of Jammu and......
20:00, 06/24/2019

Jeep Compass Trailhawk Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 26.8 Lakh Jeep has finally launched the most extreme off-road version of the Compass. The Jeep Compass Trailhawk builds on off road credentials with dedicated features, more low end grunt and revised styling in......
02:00, 06/25/2019

How The Alliance Of Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav Lost Uttar Pradesh When Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati came together in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the national election, many assumed that both leaders showed remarkable political maturity in setting aside years of political......
04:16, 05/24/2019

Over 1 Lakh Pilgrims Register For Amarnath Pilgrimage starting July 1 Over 1.10 lakh devotees have registered for the annual pilgrimage to the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas which begins on July 1, officials said on Sunday....
11:00, 06/02/2019

Kawasaki W800 Street Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 7.99 Lakh A long awaited launch, India Kawasaki Motor has introduced the W800 Street retro-styled motorcycle in the country priced at Rs. 7.99 lakh (ex-showroom). The Kawasaki W800 is the bike maker's retro......
04:48, 07/29/2019

Starbucks Recalls Over 2 Lakh Coffee Presses After Laceration Hazard Starbucks Corp is recalling about 263,000 of its coffee presses, made in partnership with Bodum, after the world's largest coffee chain received reports of the product breaking and causing deep cuts,......
15:00, 05/01/2019

Railways To Go Green, Offer 4 Lakh Additional Berths Per Day By October More than four lakh additional berths will be available to railway passengers every day from October, thanks to a new technology that will allow power generation cars to be replaced with sleeper......
13:16, 07/10/2019

PM Modi Committed "Shameful Betrayal" To Andhra Pradesh, Says Congress The Congress on Wednesday accused the government of betraying the people of Andhra Pradesh by denying ''special category status'' to the state and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is "trampling upon......
12:00, 06/26/2019

Hyundai Kona Electric's Price Reduced; Now Priced At Rs. 23.71 Lakh Hyundai has reduced the price of the Kona from Rs. 25.3 lakh to Rs. 23.71 lakh on account of the government reducing the GST rates on electric vehicles. Hyundai has received about 152 bookings in 20......
10:48, 08/03/2019

Camouflaged Snow Leopard Image In Himachal Pradesh Goes Viral A photograph of a snow leopard clicked by wildlife photographer Saurabh Desai has gone viral on social media after many netizens found it hard to spot the animal on a rocky mountain with patches of......
18:32, 05/15/2019

Maruti Suzuki Sells 6 Lakh Units Of The Baleno In 44 Months The new Maruti Suzuki Baleno gets the revised 1.2-litre DualJet Dual VVT BS6 engine that now comes with the automaker's Smart Hybrid (SHVS) technology with prices starting at Rs. 5.58 lakh...
01:16, 06/03/2019

2019 BMW S 1000 RR Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 18.50 Lakh The new-generation BMW S 1000 RR has been launched in India. It is an all-new model, with a completely new design along with brand new engine as well....
08:00, 06/27/2019

2020 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 13.99 Lakh India Kawasaki Motor has launched the 2020 Ninja ZX-10R in the country priced at Rs. 13.99 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The locally assembled 2020 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R is Rs. 31,000 cheaper than the......
01:00, 05/19/2019

Assam Floods Death Toll Rises To 75, More Than 34 Lakh Affected Following the death of six more people in Assam floods in a day, the death toll in the state has risen to 75. According to officials, flood waters have inundated 20 of 33 districts in the state,......
09:32, 07/24/2019

Five Models On Sale, 3 Lakh Annual Sales In India By 2021: Kia CEO Kia Motors' global CEO H W Park has told us exclusively that Kia will aim for an aggressive start to it India operations with 5 new models for India - one every 6 six months - by 2021. The company......
07:48, 06/20/2019

Number Of Deaths In Bihar Flood Reaches 106, Over 80 Lakh Affected The number of deaths in the Bihar floods climbed to 106 on Tuesday, with two more people losing their lives in the calamity that affected a population of 80.55 lakh in 12 districts of the state,......
11:48, 07/23/2019

Government Sees Rs 2.8 Lakh Crore Recovery From IBC Resolution Process The pre-resolution processes have yielded results in 6,500 cases netting Rs 3 lakh crore on dead assets, according to a Ministry of Corporate Affairs official....
10:32, 05/19/2019

Claims Worth Over Rs 1.73 Lakh Crore Settled Under IBC: Economic Survey A total of 6,079 cases involving a total amount of Rs 2.84 lakh crore were withdrawn before admission under provisions of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) till February 28...
07:00, 07/04/2019

52 Lakh Affected As Assam Flood Situation Worsens, 20 Dead So Far The number of people affected by the Assam floods rose to 52 lakh today, with as many as 1.5 lakh being moved to relief centres amid a red alert issued by the government. Five more died today, taking......
10:48, 07/16/2019

Mandate For Creating New India's New Uttar Pradesh: Yogi Adityanath Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath says the massive mandate in the Lok Sabha polls was a mandate for creating "new India's new Uttar Pradesh" and gave a befitting reply to those parties......
01:32, 05/26/2019

5.6 Lakh People Tweeted On Exit Polls In 24 Hours: Twitter As majority of exit polls predicted victory for the BJP-led NDA at the centre, Twitter recorded nearly 5.6 lakh tweets related to exit polls in 24 hours, the company said today....
12:00, 05/21/2019

Piaggio Ape City+ Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 1.72 Lakh Expanding its commercial passenger vehicle fleet, Piaggio India has introduced the new Ape City+ entering the mid-body three-wheeler segment. The new Piaggio Ape City+ is priced from Rs. 1.71 lakh for......
12:16, 06/14/2019

11 Of Wedding Party Injured After Bus Falls Into Canal In Uttar Pradesh At least 11 members of a marriage party were injured when their bus fell into a canal at the Khamaura turn in Uttar Pradesh's Banda district, police said on Thursday....
03:48, 07/11/2019

Hyundai Grand i10 Magna Trim Gets A CNG Option; Priced At Rs. 6.39 Lakh Hyundai Motor India has silently introduced the new CNG equipped Magna variant of the Grand i10 in the market. The Hyundai Grand i10 Magna CNG is priced at Rs. 6.39 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and......
07:16, 05/07/2019

1.17 Lakh People Declared As Foreigners By Tribunals In Assam: Minister A total of 1.17 lakh people have been declared foreigners by tribunals set up in Assam till March this year, Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy said on Tuesday....
04:16, 07/16/2019

At Least 19 Killed Due To Dust Storm, Lightning In Parts Of Uttar Pradesh At least 19 persons were killed and 48 injured due to dust storm and lightning in various parts of Uttar Pradesh, the state relief commissioner said today....
02:00, 06/07/2019

Monsoon To Hit Andhra Pradesh, Telangana After June 16: Weather Office The monsoon is expected to make onset in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana after June 16 as a result of the very severe cyclonic storm Vayu that skirted Gujarat coast on Thursday, the Meteorological......
16:32, 06/14/2019

Removed Over 1.6 Lakh Terror-Promoting Accounts In 6 Months, Says Twitter Twitter suspended 166,513 accounts for promoting terrorism in the July-December 2018 period, saying there's a steady decrease in terrorist groups trying to use the platform owing to its......
03:16, 05/10/2019

25 Lakh Tourists Visited India In 2018 Availing E-Visa India had issued over 25 lakh e-Visas last year, a five-fold jump from 2015, and reduced the main category visa from 26 to 21, an official said Sunday....
13:16, 05/05/2019

Analysing The Priyanka Gandhi Impact In Uttar Pradesh: Highlights With two phases of voting left for the 80 Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh, Prannoy Roy and his team on The Countdown get you special insights from the state's electorate, along with exclusive......
09:32, 05/09/2019

Elderly Couple Among 3 Dead As Car Falls Into Gorge In Himachal Pradesh Three persons were killed and two others injured as their car fell into a deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Shimla district on Tuesday morning, the police said....
05:00, 07/09/2019

Suzuki Gixxer SF MotoGP Edition Launched; Priced At Rs. 1.10 Lakh Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt Ltd has launched the MotoGP edition of the 2019 Gixxer SF. First launched in 2015, the new Gixxer SF gets livery inspired from Suzuki Ecstar MotoGP racing team. It is......
04:32, 07/18/2019

Budget: Industry Body For Hike In 80C Income Tax Deduction To Rs 3 Lakh Budget 2019: Assocham, in its Pre-Budget Memorandum has demanded that the deductions under the Section 80C of the Income Tax act should be increased to Rs 3 lakh from existing deduction limit of Rs......
02:16, 06/14/2019

Uttar Pradesh Law Panel Proposes Life Imprisonment Over Lynchings Taking cognisance of incidents of mob lynching, including those by cow vigilantes, the Uttar Pradesh Law Commission has submitted a draft Bill recommending up to life imprisonment for the crime....
09:48, 07/11/2019

11 Dead, 26 Lakh Affected As Assam's Flood Nightmare Worsens Eighty-year-old Bano Khatun looks at her village in Barpeta, one of the worst-hit districts in Assam, and her eyes well up with tears. Her home has been washed away and the crops in her fields laid......
15:48, 07/14/2019

6 Killed, Over 8 Lakh Affected As Flood Situation Worsens In Assam Over eightlakh peoplehave been affected in 21 of the 33districts of the flood-hit Assam. Dhemaji and Lakhimpur in Upper Assam and Bongaigaon and Barpeta in lower Assam are the worst-hit districts....
21:16, 07/12/2019

Toyota Glanza Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 7.22 Lakh The first Maruti-Toyota cross-badged model, the Toyota Glanza, has been launched in India. It is based on the Maruti Suzuki Baleno and has the exact same design and list of features as the Baleno....
10:32, 06/06/2019

7 Killed, Over 15 Lakh Affected As Flood Situation Worsens In Assam More than seven people seven people have died and over 20 lakh have been affected in Assam as monsoon floods have inundated 25 of the 33 districts in the state.Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal called......
23:48, 07/13/2019

Hyundai Venue Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 6.50 Lakh The Hyundai Venue subcompact SUV has finally been launched in India. Prices for the new Hyundai Venue start at Rs. 6.50 lakh for the base petrol version, going up to Rs. 11.10 lakh (all prices,......
05:16, 05/21/2019

Sachin Tendulkar Gets A Shave From 'Barbershop Girls' Of Uttar Pradesh An ad going viral shines the spotlight on the incredible story of the barbershop girls of Uttar Pradesh - Neha and Jyoti. It has even led to master blaster Sachin Tendulkar to get a shave from them....
07:48, 05/04/2019

Sunny Deol's Election Expenditure Found To Be More Than Rs 70 Lakh Limit The poll expenditure of Gurdaspur lawmaker and actor Sunny Deol has been found exceeding the statutory limit of Rs 70 lakh, an election official said on Saturday....
14:16, 07/06/2019

Notice To Upendra Kushwaha From Ex-Party Leader Over Rs 90 Lakh Dispute A legal notice was sent on Saturday to former Union Minister and Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) chief Upendra Kushwaha by ousted RLSP leader Pradip Kumar Mishra for allegedly taking money to the......
14:16, 07/06/2019

Uttar Pradesh Results Live Updates: Counting To Begin At 8 am After a marathon seven-phased polls, the time for the Lok Sabha election results 2019 has finally arrived. The counting for results 2019 will begin soon....
19:32, 05/22/2019

78 Killed, 55 Lakh Affected As Flood Situations Worsens In Bihar Flash floods caused by heavy rains in catchment areas of Nepal have ravaged a dozen districts of Bihar so far, claiming 78 lives and affecting 55 lakh people, the state's disaster management......
12:16, 07/18/2019

Air Force Announces Rs 5 Lakh Reward For Information On Missing Plane The Indian Air Force has announced a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh for information on the An-32 aircraft that went missing in Arunachal Pradesh after taking off from Assam's Jorhat on June 3. The air force......
12:48, 06/08/2019

Honda Issues Recall For 1.37 Lakh SUVs Globally; India Unaffected Honda Motor Co said on Wednesday it is recalling 137,000 new sport utility vehicles (SUVs) following reports of three injuries tied to sudden air bag deployments in the United States.The......
04:00, 05/23/2019

87 Andhra Pradesh Villages Affected By Krishna River Floods, 2 Dead Tens of villages and hundreds of acres of farm land remained under a sheet of water in Krishna and Guntur districts even as the flood fury in river Krishna was abating, while the toll in the deluge......
07:00, 08/17/2019

2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950 Launched In India; Prices Start From 11.99 Lakh The 2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950 officially replaces the Hypermotard 939 and is in fact, an all-new motorcycle in every aspect. The front view - characterized by the trademark Hypermotard 'beak',......
01:00, 06/12/2019

Arunachal Pradesh Election 2019: Seats, Candidates, Check Result Here Arunachal Pradesh Election Result: The voting percentage in Arunachal Pradesh was recorded to be 66 per cent in the first phase of national election 2019....
23:16, 05/22/2019

Sunny Deol Gets Notice Over Election Expenses "Crossing" Rs 70-Lakh Limit Film actor-turned-BJP parliamentarian Sunny Deol received a statutory notice from poll authorities after they found that his election expenditure had crossed the Rs 70-lakh limit in the recent Lok......
07:48, 06/19/2019

1.5 Lakh Km Air Travel, 142 Rallies Part Of PM's Poll Campaign: Amit Shah Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew 1.5 lakh km and addressed 142 public rallies during the most extensive campaign for a Lok Sabha election since Independence, BJP president Amit Shah said today....
17:16, 05/17/2019

11 Polling Party Officials Injured In Road Accident In Uttar Pradesh Eleven members of a polling party were injured when the bus in which they were travelling overturned in Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra on Saturday, the police said....
14:48, 05/18/2019

"Respect The Mandate": Chandrababu Naidu Concedes Loss In Andhra Pradesh After a thorough drubbing by the YSR Congress in Andhra Pradesh, Telugu Desam Party chief Chandrababu Naidu today conceded defeat in the Lok Sabha and state assembly elections with the humble......
12:16, 05/23/2019

Mahindra Thar 700 Special Edition Model Launched; Priced At Rs. 9.99 Lakh Mahindra has officially launched the new limited-edition model of the off-road SUV. Christened the Mahindra Thar 700, the company will be making only 700 examples of the SUV, which will also be the......
07:00, 06/17/2019

Honda Launches Amaze Ace Edition In India; Prices Start At Rs. 7.89 Lakh Honda has had a dream run with the Amaze subcompact sedan. In just 13 months since the launchof the Amaze, the company has sold 1 lakh units of the car in the country. To commemorate the success of......
04:00, 06/17/2019

Punjab Chief Minister's Wife Takes "Bank" Call. Next, Rs 23 Lakh Gone Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh's wife Preneet Kaur fell prey to a cyber fraud, losing Rs 23 lakh to a scamster who duped her through a mobile phone call, posing as a bank manager, said police....
01:16, 08/08/2019

Ducati Diavel 1260 Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 17.7 Lakh The all-new Ducati Diavel has been launched in India and now it is sportier, sexier than ever before! It gets a new 1,262 cc L-Twin Testastretta engine which puts out 157 bhp and 129 Nm....
03:16, 08/09/2019

75 Lakh Litres Of Polluted Water Dumped Into Ganga Everyday: Official An official engaged with the government's Namami Gange project has revealed that 75 lakh litres of polluted water is being dumped into the river Ganga every day....
12:48, 06/13/2019

Number Of Dead In Maharashtra Boat Tragedy Rises To 17; 4 Lakh Evacuated With the recovery of five more bodies, the number of dead in the boat capsize tragedy in Sangli district has gone up to 17, even as over four lakh people have so far been been evacuated from......
03:00, 08/11/2019

How Officials Faced Leeches, Mountains To Hold Polls In Arunachal Pradesh A 41-member election team visited Kra Daadi district of Arunachal Pradesh on April 27 for re-polling. On their way back, they were stranded due to inclement weather....
20:32, 06/13/2019

Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 MotoGP Edition Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 1.71 Lakh Bringing race colours to its newest offering, Suzuki Motorcycle India has introduced the Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 MotoGP Edition. The new version of the quarter-litre offering is priced at Rs. 1.71 lakh......
04:48, 08/07/2019

BJP Leader To Send 10 Lakh "Jai Shri Ram" Post Cards To Mamata Banerjee Trinamool Congress-turned-BJP legislator Arjun Singh claims Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee could receive 10 lakh post cards with "Jai Shri Ram" on them...
07:48, 06/01/2019

Nissan Kicks XE Base Variant Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 9.89 Lakh Its raining compact SUVs this month with all-new launches as well as updated models lined up for launch to sway the market demand. While Hyundai kick-started the month with the Creta Sports Edition,......
04:48, 08/07/2019

Tata Intra Compact Truck Launched; Prices Start At Rs. 5.35 Lakh Tata Intra, the all-new small commercial vehicle (SCV) from Tata Motors today officially went on sale in India. The new compact trucks will be available in two variants - V10 and V20, priced at Rs.......
05:32, 05/22/2019

Cyclone Fani To Intensify, Rain Likely In Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh Cyclone Fani, that has been gaining strength in the south-east Bay of Bengal, is likely to intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm in the next 24 hours, the weather department said on Sunday. It......
15:16, 04/28/2019

3 Lakh Evacuated, 70 Trains Cancelled As Gujarat Braces For Cyclone Vayu The Western Railways cancelled 70 trains and curtailed the journeys of 28 others as Cyclone Vayu inched closer to the Gujarat coastline, growing stronger along the way. The cancellations came into......
12:48, 06/12/2019

Maruti Suzuki Alto CNG Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 4.11 Lakh The Maruti Suzuki Alto facelift was introduced earlier this year meeting the new safety norms and receiving a BS6 compliant engine, but the CNG version of the hatchback was missed at the time.......
12:16, 06/14/2019

BJP's Giriraj Singh Beats Kanhaiya Kumar By 4 Lakh Votes In Begusarai Union Minister Giriraj Singh retained the Begusarai seat for the BJP by defeating his nearest rival -- CPI candidate Kanhaiya Kumar -- by a margin of over four lakh votes, results of the Lok Sabha......
12:16, 05/23/2019

12 Kanwar Pilgrims Injured In Attack In Badaun: Uttar Pradesh Police At least 12 Kanwar Yatra pilgrims were injured, one of them seriously, when they were attacked by a group of people who objected to their playing loud music outside an Idgah in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh,......
18:00, 08/12/2019

Hyundai Kona Electric Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 25.30 Lakh Hyundai Motor has launched the Kona Electric SUV in India. This is the first ever electric SUV to be launched in India and we believe it is a bold decision. The Kona is a compact crossover, similar to......
02:48, 07/09/2019

Give "Promised Rs 15 Lakh Black Money" To People: Mamata Banerjee To BJP The BJP should give its "promised Rs 15 lakh black money" to people, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said today at the mega Martyrs' Day rally in Kolkata....
10:32, 07/21/2019

By-Polls For Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh Rajya Sabha Seats On August 26 By-elections to one Rajya Sabha seat each in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan will be held on August 26, the Election Commission of India (ECI) said on Thursday....
18:48, 08/01/2019

Wanted Jaish Terrorist Carrying 2 Lakh Reward Arrested In Srinagar A wanted Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist, Abdul Majeed Baba, has been arrested from Srinagar by a special team of Delhi police. He will be brought to Delhi today on remandfor questioning....
23:00, 05/13/2019

Ford Aspire Blu Edition Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 7.50 Lakh Ford India has announced the launch of a new special edition model for the Aspire subcompact sedan. Christened the Ford Aspire Blu Edition, the car comes in both petrol and diesel engine options....
09:00, 05/10/2019

25 Lakh People In Assam Seek Re-Verification Of Draft Citizens Register After nearly 41 lakh people in Assam were left out of the draft National Register of Citizens, about 25 lakh people have sent a petition to the Centre for re-verification and it is under the......
01:16, 07/20/2019

Mutual Funds Outflow At 1.60 Lakh Crore In June: Industry Body In recent months, the mutual fund industry has been grappling with redemption pressure in the wake of debt crises at various groups, including IL&FS, Essel and DHFL...
13:48, 07/08/2019

BJP's CR Patil Wins By 6.89 Lakh Votes, Biggest Margin In 2019 Election The BJP's CR Patil came close to shattering the all-time record of victory margin in a parliamentary election when he defeated his Congress rival in Gujarat's Navsari Lok Sabha seat by a difference of......
16:16, 05/24/2019

Probe Agency Attaches Assets Worth Rs 94 Lakh Of Firm In CWG Scam Nine years after the Commonwealth Games (CWG) were held in India, the Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday said it has attached assets worth Rs 94.24 lakh of a company, which was involved in the......
15:16, 07/03/2019

Ather Energy Commences Operations In Chennai; Prices Start At Rs. 1.19 Lakh Homegrown EV manufacturer Ather Energy has commenced its operations in Chennai, its second market after Bengaluru. The company held its first customer event last weekend in the city, and has also......
08:32, 07/08/2019

Renault Duster Facelift Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 7.99 Lakh The 2019 Renault Duster has officially gone on sale in India, priced at Rs. 7.99 lakh to Rs. 12.49 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The facelifted Duster comes with a host of cosmetic changes along with a......
02:32, 07/08/2019

1.25 Lakh Km Road To Be Built Under Gramin Sadak Yojana: Narendra Tomar Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Wednesday said 1,25,000 kilometres of road will be built under the third phase of the Pradhan Mantri Gramin Sadak Yojana at an estimated cost of Rs 80,000 crore....
05:00, 07/17/2019

Extremely Heavy Rain Likely In Himachal Pradesh, "Orange" Alert Issued Many parts of Himachal Pradesh received light to moderate rainfall in the past 24 hours, with the meteorological department forecasting extremely heavy rainfall on Monday....
10:32, 07/07/2019

Investment Of Rs 50 Lakh Crore Planned For Railways By 2030: Piyush Goyal Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal Saturday said the government was eyeing investment of Rs 50 lakh crore in railways by the year 2030 to make it the best in the world....
15:00, 07/06/2019

Union Budget Disappointed People Of Andhra Pradesh: Chandrababu Naidu Telugu Desam Party Chief and former Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu on Friday said the Union Budget was "disappointing" and that it was not in accordance with the wishes of the people......
00:02, 07/06/2019

Over 2 Lakh Pilgrims Undertake Amarnath Yatra in July, Breaks Record With over two lakh pilgrims performing the Amarnath Yatra in the past 16 days, officials said it was the highest number to visit the Himalayan cave shrine during the first forthright in the last four......
23:16, 07/16/2019

Gupta Family Fined 2.5 Lakh For Leaving Waste After Uttarakhand Weddings A penalty of Rs 2.5 lakh has been slapped on the South Africa-based businessmen brothers Ajay and Atul Gupta for leaving waste in Auli, Uttarakhand where the weddings of their sons were held last......
11:00, 06/29/2019

As Cyclone Fani Nears, Andhra Pradesh Assures Help To Neighbouring Odisha As cyclone Fani is expected to hit Puri in Odisha, the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday reviewed the preparedness of the official machinery in northern coastal areas of......
07:48, 05/02/2019

France To Give 7 Lakh Euros For Railway Station Development In India The Indian Railway Station Development Corporation or IRSDC has entered into a tripartite agreement with French National Railways SNCF and French Development Agency AFD, under which a grant of up to 7......
00:00, 06/11/2019

Ex-Chief Justice Of India RM Lodha Duped Of Rs 1 Lakh In Online Scam Former Chief Justice of India RM Lodha was cheated of Rs 1 lakh in an online scam after the email account of his friend, a retired judge, was hacked, a police officer said on Sunday....
13:32, 06/02/2019

Porsche Macan Facelift Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 69.98 Lakh Having made its global debut last year, the 2019 Porsche Macan facelift has been launched in India with prices starting at Rs. X lakh (ex-showroom, India). Bookings for the baby SUV from Porsche......
00:48, 07/29/2019

43 Lakh Affected As Assam Flood Situation Turns Critical: 10 Points The Assam government today issued a red alert as the Assam flood situation turned extremely critical, displacing tens of thousands and cutting off entire portions of the state. As many as 4,157......
10:16, 07/15/2019

Bihar Flood Situation Remains Grim With 127 Deaths, 85 Lakh Affected The flood situation in Bihar remained grim with 85.60 lakh people in 1,253 panchayats being under the grip of the deluge, even as the number of deaths stayed at 127 with no fresh deaths being reported......
11:48, 07/27/2019

5 Children Drown, 24 Others Dead In Bihar Floods Affecting 25 Lakh People The number of deaths in the Bihar floods rose to 24 on Monday, with 25.66 lakh people reeling from the deluge in 12 districts of the state following incessant rains in neighbouring country Nepal,......
10:32, 07/15/2019

Google Says 'Internet Saathi' Programme Covers 2.6 Lakh Indian Villages Google India's 'Internet Saathi' programme which aims to empower rural women how to use the Internet has now added two more states -- Punjab and Odisha -- thus reaching 2.6 lakh villages in 20 states,......
02:00, 07/16/2019

Record 2 Lakh Haj Pilgrims From India In 2019: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday said a record number of two lakh Indian Muslims will go to Haj this year, that too without any subsidy, on more than 500 flights from......
12:48, 06/09/2019

6 Dead, Over 8 Lakh Affected In Assam Flood; Rivers Above Danger Mark A monsoon flood in Assam has inundated at least 21 of the 33 districts in the north-east state and affected over eight lakh people, officials said. The Brahmaputra river - one of the largest rivers in......
21:16, 07/12/2019

Rs 1.74 Lakh Added To Sunny Deol's Poll Expenses Over Facebook Fan Page BJP leader Sunny Deol has been pulled up over an undisclosed Facebook fan page just days ahead of the final phase of the Lok Sabha polls, with the Election Commissioner ordering that Rs 1.74 lakh be......
16:16, 05/15/2019

Skoda Rapid Rider Edition Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 6.99 Lakh If you are in the market looking for a sedan on a budget, Skoda Auto India has introduced the new Rapid Rider limited edition at a price of just Rs. 6.99 lakh (ex-showroom). The new Rapid Rider......
08:00, 07/16/2019

Ducati Multistrada 1260 Enduro Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 19.99 Lakh The Ducati Multistrada 1260 Enduro in red is priced at Rs. 19.99 lakh (ex-showrooom), while a new colour option, Sand, is priced at Rs. 20.23 lakh (ex-showroom)....
02:48, 07/09/2019

General Elections 2019: PM Modi Address Rally In Uttar Pradesh In a bid to woo voters just before the fifth phase, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing rallies in Pratapgarh area of Rajasthan, Basti in Uttar Pradesh and in Valmiki Nagar in Bihar....
00:48, 05/04/2019

"Crazy!" Rishi Kapoor Spots Sneakers Worth Rs 27 Lakh In New York While it's nothing new to splurge on footwear, sneakers worth Rs 27 lakh are sure to turn some heads. Actor Rishi Kapoor recently saw a few expensive sneakers at a store in New York and was shocked to......
03:48, 06/29/2019

Rs 100 Lakh Crore Spending Push In India Tops Agenda Of Modi 2.0 With revenues under strain, the government is borrowing more and seeking to extract additional capital from the central bank. Any further widening in the fiscal deficit would jeopardize the nation's......
05:48, 05/24/2019

Defence Forces On Standby, 8 Lakh Evacuated In Odisha For Fani: 10 Points Cyclone Fani is expected to make a landfall south of Puri in Odisha anytime after tomorrow afternoon. According to the latest forecast by the Joint Typhoon Warning Centre (JWTC), Fani, is the most......
20:48, 05/01/2019

Group Of Trekkers Stuck In Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur, Rescue Efforts On A group of trekkers from West Bengal, were stuck near Rupin Pass on the way to Sangla valley in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur district, an official said on Thursday....
16:48, 06/06/2019

Why are farmers in Morocco becoming insect guardians? Bees, butterflies and other pollinators are threatened around the world. One project is encouraging farmers in Morocco to use blooming fields and insect hotels to protect them....
15:32, 08/14/2019

PepsiCo Withdraws Two More Lawsuits Against Farmers The US-based firm had filed the suits against potato farmers for allegedly growing FC-5 variety of potato for which the company had claimed to have obtained Plant Variety Protection (PVP) rights....
09:32, 05/10/2019

Midwest farmers under the gun to plant corn A markedly wet spring means the majority of America's cornfields still are not planted. After Friday, farmers begin losing yield size every day those seeds are not in the ground....
05:32, 05/10/2019

Farmers Welcome Trade Truce, Hope for More Farmers and agricultural groups welcomed the U.S.-China trade truce but are still looking for a comprehensive agreement to restore large-scale exports of U.S. crops and meat and lift the fragile farm economy....
14:32, 06/30/2019

Is the US chicken industry cheating its farmers? Leaked documents reveal remarkable power US poultry industry holds over farmers struggling to stay afloat on thin marginsPoultry firms in the US have access to detailed information about farmers’ pay that gives them extraordinary power over suppliers...
17:48, 08/03/2019

Empowering African farmers with data With a couple billion more people estimated to join the global population in the next few decades, world food production could use an upgrade. Africa has a key role to play: Agriculture is Africa’s biggest industry, but much of Africa’s agricultural ...
16:32, 05/30/2019

Indian farmers use sun to help water crops Hundreds of millions of people in India depend on farming for their livelihoods, but widespread droughts in recent years mean they often struggle to find enough water for their fields....
03:48, 06/17/2019

How to Help Afghan Farmers? Gorge on Watermelons After a bumper harvest created a catastrophic drop in prices, a campaign to eat the fruit was bolstered by a presidential order to feed it to troops....
09:32, 06/20/2019

Additional 1 Lakh Excluded From Assam Citizen List Ahead Of July Deadline Over one lakh people more have been excluded from the draft National Register of Citizens or NRC in Assam. The additional draft exclusion list published today names 1.02 lakh people whose names......
02:48, 06/26/2019

Rajnath Singh Visits Naval Ships, Infra Projects In Andhra Pradesh Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday visited the Indian Navy's indigenously designed stealth frigate, INS ''Shivalik'' and Submarine ''Sindhukirti'' in Vishakhapatnam....
14:00, 06/30/2019

Change Of Guard In Andhra Pradesh? Leads Show Jagan Reddy Ahead YS Jagan Mohan Reddy is heading for a landslide victory in the assembly elections and a spectacular performance in the Lok Sabha elections, leads from Andhra Pradesh indicate....
23:16, 05/22/2019

Uttar Pradesh Election Results 2019: Seats, Candidates, Check Result Here Uttar Pradesh Election Results: The state has 80 seats with main parties being the Congress, the BJP and the grand alliance between Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party and Rashtriya Lok Dal....
15:16, 05/22/2019

BS6 Compliant Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Petrol Launched; Prices Start At Rs. 7.54 Lakh The Maruti Suzuki Ertiga MPV has joined the list of cars to get the company's updated Bharat Stage VI (BS6) compliant petrol engine. The BS6 compliant smart hybrid petrol Ertiga MPV is offered in six......
10:48, 08/01/2019

Jagan Reddy Sworn In As Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister, KCR, Stalin Attend Jagan Mohan Reddy, who led his party to a landslide victory in Andhra Pradesh, took oath as the Chief Minister of the state on Thursday in the presence of nearly 30,000 people. He is the second Chief......
02:32, 05/30/2019

Hyundai Creta Sports Edition Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 12.78 Lakh The compact SUV segment is where all the action is right now in the Indian market and an old player like Hyundai does not want to be left behind. The Korean carmaker has silently rolled out the......
06:16, 08/05/2019

BS6 Compliant Mercedes-Benz E Class LWB Launched In India, Prices Start At Rs. 57.50 Lakh Mercedes-Benz has launched the BS6 compliant E-Class Long Wheelbase in India. The E-Class is available in both the petrol and diesel variants and it is priced at Rs . 57.50 lakh for the base......
03:00, 05/20/2019

Ford EcoSport Thunder Edition Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 10.18 Lakh Bringing some freshness to its subcompact SUV, Ford India has introduced EcoSport Thunder Edition in the country with cosmetic and feature upgrades. The 2019 Ford EcoSport Thunder Edition is priced at......
09:32, 06/04/2019

Royal Enfield Introduces Its Most Affordable Motorcycle - Bullet 350; Prices Start At Rs. 1.12 Lakh Royal Enfield has added a new version of the Bullet 350 to its fleet and the motorcycle is priced at Rs. 1.12 lakh (ex-showroom), making it the brand's most affordable offering currently to go on......
11:48, 08/09/2019

South African Woman Arrested With Drugs Worth Rs 13 Lakh At Delhi Airport A South African woman was apprehended by CISF personnel at the Delhi airport with 58 pouches of alleged drugs which were hidden between bed sheets in her luggage, a senior official said today....
13:48, 06/05/2019

Rail Infrastructure Requires Rs 50 Lakh Crore Till 2030: Nirmala Sitharaman "These along with other such initiatives such as Udaan scheme will improve India''s infrastructure, enable connectivity, and bridge the rural and urban divide," said Nirmala Sitharaman....
01:48, 07/05/2019

Uttar Pradesh BJP Chief Selection Puts Focus On Cabinet Reshuffle: Report The appointment of OBC leader and Uttar Pradesh minister Swatantra Dev Singh as the new state BJP chief has once again put the spotlight on reshuffling of the cabinet headed by Chief Minister Yogi......
05:00, 07/17/2019

Tabrez Ansari Death: Delhi Waqf Board Promises Rs 5 lakh, Job To Wife Delhi Waqf Board chairman and AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan today said the panel will give Rs 5 lakh and a job to the wife of 24-year-old Tabrez Ansari who was lynched in Jharkhand....
04:00, 06/27/2019

YS Jagan Mohan Reddy Stakes Claim To Form Government In Andhra Pradesh YSR Congress President YS Jagan Mohan Reddy Saturday met the Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Governor ESL Narasimhan and staked claim to form government in Andhra Pradesh....
05:48, 05/25/2019

2019 Ducati Scrambler Range Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs.7.89 Lakh Having unveiled it at the EICMA Motorcycle Show last year, Ducati India has introduced the 2019 Scrambler range in the country. The 2019 Ducati Scrambler line-up is priced from Rs. 7.89lakh for the......
15:48, 04/28/2019

Rs 15 Lakh Crore Highways To Make Khadi, Industries Global: Nitin Gadkari A go getter in PM Modi's cabinet, Union Minister Nitin Jairam Gadkari in his second innings has lined up big plans - from infusing Rs 15 lakh crore in highways to propelling GDP growth by globalising......
09:00, 06/05/2019

Yogi Adityanath Promises Piped Water To Every Rural Home In Uttar Pradesh Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Wednesday held out the possibility of piped water for every rural home in the state within two years, while warning concerned officials of serious......
22:48, 07/03/2019

Probe Agency Seizes Assets Worth 70 Lakh In Connection To Hafiz Saeed The ED Thursday attached assets worth Rs 73 lakh in connection with a terror financing and money laundering case linked to global terrorist Hafiz Muhammad Saeed and Pakistan-based proscribed group......
21:00, 05/02/2019

Updated Tata Tiago JTP & Tigor JTP Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 6.69 Lakh Tata Motors' performance-friendly Tiago and Tigor JTP editions have been updated for the 2019 model year with cosmetic changes and feature additions. The 2019 Tata Tiago JTP is priced at Rs. 6.69......
07:00, 08/14/2019

Judges: Feds must act if asked to take a fresh look at pot NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court says the Drug Enforcement Administration must “act promptly” if formally asked to take another look at laws that consider marijuana as dangerous as heroin or LSD. The ruling came Thursday in a 2-to-...
15:16, 05/31/2019

I Was 21 The First Time I Asked to Have My Tubes Tied "For womb-owners, pregnancy is a beautiful, deeply rewarding experience... I knew early on, however, that despite my true admiration for those womb-owners, I was not going to be one of them"...
01:32, 06/01/2019

Kawhi Leonard Is Doing Everything A Player Could Be Asked To Do Kawhi Leonard is no longer the defensive marauder he once was, maybe because he’s been saddled with Jordanesque duties on the other side of the ball. The Raptors’ sludgy tar-pit offense leaves Leonard no possession to catch his breath. Almost every t...
12:00, 05/20/2019

Nobody Asked the Candidates to Speak Español The first time I vaguely recall hearing a candidate speak Spanish was in 1999, during George W. Bush’s bid for president. During a debate between Republican candidates that December, he proclaimed, “Hay muchos hispanos que viven [aqui],” before getti...
07:16, 06/29/2019

US Company Asked To Pay $58,000 To 2 Employees For H1-B Violations A US company has been asked to pay $58,815 to two of its employees after a federal investigation found it guilty of violating the H-1B guidelines, amidst a crackdown on the popular visa programme by......
10:48, 07/18/2019

Ask the Captain: Frequently asked questions You've got questions about how airplanes and airlines work and Captain John Cox has answers. Each week, he clears up aviation mysteries.       ...
14:48, 06/21/2019

The Don Jr. Book Nobody Asked for Is Officially Happening After nearly a year of speculation, President Donald Trump’s first born child and stump-sitting failson Donald Trump Jr. will finally get to show the world that he’s not just a meat-head who spends 90% of his time liking pictures of guns on Instagram...
07:48, 05/22/2019

'StarCraft' gets the cartoon makeover nobody asked for When you think of kid-friendly video games, StarCraft might not top the list. But that could change. A new version, StarCraft: Cartooned, reimagines every unit, structure, map, menu and mission with art by CarBot Animations. The usually dark game is....
16:16, 07/11/2019

Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley: Farmers don't want aid, they want trade Farmers hurt by the ongoing U.S.-China trade war would rather have their markets back than the latest bailout from the Trump administration, says GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley....
19:00, 05/23/2019

Centre Plans To Use Artificial Intelligence To Help Farmers The Union Agriculture Ministry on Wednesday signed a Statement of Intent (SoI) with IBM India to provide weather forecasts and soil moisture information to farmers....
13:00, 07/03/2019

Trump says U.S. farmers to get $15 bln in aid amid China trade war President Donald Trump said on Monday that his administration was planning to provide about $15 billion in aid to help U.S. farmers whose products may be targeted with tariffs by China in a deepening trade war....
21:48, 05/13/2019

Trump's vow to buy crops unlikely to help farmers hurt by trade war As America's agricultural commodity prices crashed following Friday's tariff escalation on $200 billion of Chinese products, President Donald Trump vowed to buy more domestic farm products for international aid....
11:32, 05/10/2019

Why America’s tariff-hit farmers still support Trump EASTON, NY — Most mornings, Paul Molesky begins his workday at 5 a.m. — not on his family’s small beef farm — but as the operations manager for Allenwaite, a seventh-generation dairy operation nearby. “I essentially farm twice a day, all day, sometim...
15:48, 07/13/2019

Nigeria: The politicized herders and farmers conflict Special grazing zones and settlements for pastoralist Fulani groups were supposed to be the answer to the heated farmers and herders conflict. It has instead become a highly politicized debate....
15:32, 07/16/2019

USDA lays out who will receive $16B in trade aid to farmers The U.S. Department of Agriculture unveiled its plan for how it will distribute $16 billion in aid to farmers who are losing money to the enduring trade war with China....
15:16, 07/25/2019

USDA Sets Plans for $16 Billion in New Aid to Farmers The U.S. Department of Agriculture is preparing to deploy $16 billion in government funds to aid farmers hurt by the trade battle with China and wet weather that kept many from planting a crop this spring....
14:48, 07/25/2019

Australian farmers face more hot, dry weather: forecast Hot, dry weather will persist across Australia's east coast for at least another three months, the country's weather bureau said on Thursday, in a forecast that threatens to severely crimp agricultural production....
20:00, 05/29/2019

Trump tweets U.S. farmers ‘starting to do great again’ — except they’re not Before the trade war with China even began, farmers and ranchers struggled with falling farm income and commodity prices, rising debt, floods and rain that reduced planting....
18:32, 07/23/2019

Funds Under PM-Kisan Scheme Yet To Be Transferred To Farmers In UP Funds under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi could not be transferred to 1.5 lakh farmers in Uttar Pradesh due to "data mismatch" and they will soon receive funds after the problem is rectified,......
02:32, 05/30/2019

If farmers stopped using chemicals on crops, would the bugs take over? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWe are often told that the farming industry cannot manage without using pesticides, herbicides a...
07:16, 07/30/2019

U.S. farmers receive $8.52 billion in aid to date, USDA says The U.S. Department of Agriculture has to date paid out $8.52 billion in direct payments to American farmers as part of the 2018 aid program, designed to offset losses from trade tariffs by China and other trading partners, a spokesman for the agency...
08:48, 05/15/2019

Trump eyes up to $15B in more aid for farmers hurt by tariffs The Trump administration was expected to announce up to $15 billion in aid to farmers hurt by his trade war with China as soon as Thursday, people familiar with the plan said, Bloomberg reported. The plan would be similar to a program the administrat...
17:32, 05/22/2019

Farmers are using drones to help save an endangered US river The Colorado River is a vital but threatened river in the Western U.S., so farmers are adapting to help conserve it.        ...
18:32, 08/13/2019

Farmers save a harvest of neighbor with cancer When stage 4 cancer stood in the way of farmer Larry Yockey reaping his wheat harvest for the first time in 50 years, dozens of his fellow farmers stepped up to save his crop....
04:48, 08/10/2019

Trump pledges $16B to farmers hurt by trade war President Donald Trump rolled out another $16 billion in aid for farmers hurt by his trade policies, insisting the money "all comes from China," specifically the tariffs on Chinese goods. (May 23)        ...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Trump announces $16 billion in aid for U.S. farmers hit by trade war The package announced at the White House is bigger than last year's $12 billion in emergency aid for farmers and ranchers caught in tariff showdowns....
18:16, 05/23/2019

2019 MINI John Cooper Works Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 43.5 Lakh The 2019 Mini John Cooper Works has been launched in the country and is priced at Rs. (ex-showroom India). It takes the CBU route into the country and there's a lot to love about the car. Mini had......
01:48, 05/09/2019

Heat Wave Grips North And South India, Andhra Pradesh To Touch 47 Degrees The northern part of India continues to remain under the grip of an intense heat wave, with Jammu recording the highest temperature of the season at over 40 degrees celsius, according to the......
03:48, 05/09/2019

Banda District Water Woes Force Uttar Pradesh Police To Guard Ken River Uttar Pradesh police's 24-hour guard of the Ken River has been made necessary by illegal sand mining that is rampant across the almost dry river, threatening the already scarce water supply to Banda......
04:00, 06/18/2019

Azam Khan In Uttar Pradesh's Land Mafia List, Calls Charges Fake In a move that has been speculated for a few days now, the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government has listed the name of senior Samajwadi Party leader and Lok Sabha member Azam Khan on a......
00:16, 07/19/2019

2019 Mahindra Bolero Camper Range Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 7.26 Lakh The 2019 Mahindra Bolero Camper range has been launched in India with a host of upgrades for the new year. Prices for the new Bolero Camper range start at Rs. 7.26 lakh, going up to Rs. 7.90 lakh......
07:48, 06/20/2019

Dust Mistaken For Smoke In Himachal Pradesh Poll Strong Room Creates Panic Election officials, accompanied by representatives of various political parties, opened the strong room in Himachal Pradesh's Reckong Peo on Monday morning after what appeared to be smoke was detected......
07:00, 05/20/2019

2019 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Launched With The New 1.5-Litre Diesel, Prices Start At Rs. 9.86 Lakh The Maruti Suzuki Ertiga is the second model to get the new in-house developed 1.5-litre DDiS 225 diesel engine. The company has launched the new diesel engine in the Ertiga just days after announcing......
06:00, 04/30/2019

Rahul Gandhi Press Meet Passes Sold For A Lakh: Suspended Congress Leader Suspended Congress leader Karate R Thiagarajan on Saturday alleged security lapse during party chief Rahul Gandhi's recent visit to Chennai, claiming that the state Congress media coordinator sold......
11:00, 06/29/2019

Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza Sports Edition Launched In India; Priced at Rs. 7.98 Lakh The Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza has been around for almost four years in its original version and with the completion intensifying after the arrival of products like the Mahindra XUV300 and Hyundai......
06:48, 05/24/2019

Opinion: Is too much being asked for France as it hosts World Cup? France is trying to become first team to hold the men's and women's World Cup titles at same time.        ...
18:32, 06/06/2019

KLM tells breastfeeding women they may be asked to cover up Airline provokes outcry with response after woman says she was asked to cover herself with a blanketThe Dutch airline KLM is facing a storm of protest after warning that women who breastfeed their babies on its flights may be asked to cover up to avo...
18:16, 07/17/2019

UK must leave EU on Oct. 31, PM Johnson says when asked about prospect of resigning Parliament should honor the 2016 Brexit referendum and leave the European Union on Oct. 31, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday when asked if he would resign if his government lost a vote of no-confidence....
21:16, 08/08/2019

Here’s Why Mueller Kept Getting Asked About a Mysterious Maltese Professor In a moment that quickly made the rounds on conservative media on Wednesday, Rep. Jim Jordan sharply questioned Robert Mueller on the origins of the counterintelligence investigation into the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia. The Ohio Republican...
23:00, 07/24/2019

Blind date: ‘He asked if I wanted “a little prick”’ Grace, 24, brewery ambassador, meets Marcin, 33, head of programmingWhat were you hoping for?A fun evening, good story and memorable experience. Continue reading......
01:16, 05/04/2019

Top tech executives will be asked to testify in US probe Leaders of big tech companies will be asked to testify as part of an investigation into whether the companies misuse their massive market power, the head of the U.S. House Judiciary subcommittee leading the probe said on Tuesday....
03:48, 06/05/2019

Do the Women of Big Little Lies Have a Case? We Asked the Experts The final episode of season 2 of Big Little Lies, airing on July 21, has a lot of questions left to answer. But the biggest one viewers expect the hit HBO show to address is this: Will the titular “big little lie” blow up the lives of Mad...
20:32, 07/19/2019

Top tech executives will be asked to testify in U.S. probe Leaders of big tech companies will be asked to testify as part of an investigation into whether the companies misuse their massive market power, the head of the U.S. House Judiciary subcommittee leading the probe said on Tuesday....
14:48, 06/04/2019

I Wanted to Know What White Men Thought About Their Privilege. So I Asked. My college class asks what it means to be white in America — but interrogating that question as a black woman in the real world is much harder to do....
03:16, 07/17/2019

We asked four black businesswomen how they got their start. Here's what they said. In a city not well-known for African American entrepreneurship, these four black businesswomen have blazed their own trails to success.       ...
11:00, 08/16/2019

The Worst Questions CNN Asked at Last Night's Debate Fox News might not be hosting a 2020 Democratic debate, but last night’s moderators on CNN made sure the conservative network’s disingenuous framing of the issues came through in the questions posed to candidates....
13:48, 07/31/2019

"Corrupt Cops Will Be Asked To Take Compulsory Retirement": UP Top Cop The Uttar Pradesh government has started an operation to screen corrupt police officials who will be asked to take compulsory retirement, the state's top cop said Thursday....
04:48, 07/04/2019

What Kamala Harris Doesn’t Want to Be Asked at the Debate In an extended interview, the California senator explains why she thinks litmus-test questions aren’t helpful and how she is approaching this campaign....
02:16, 07/31/2019

How Did James Holzhauer Turn ‘Jeopardy!’ Into His Own A.T.M.? We Asked Him James Holzhauer, who has won more than $1 million so far, says he approaches each clue as if he already knows he will get it right, “so I’m going to bet as much as I can.”...
09:16, 04/28/2019

Baghdad ready to mediate between U.S., Iran if asked Mohamad Halbousi's comments, carried by state TV, came shortly after Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Baghdad beginning a two-day visit....
15:00, 05/25/2019

De Ligt: Ronaldo asked me to join Juventus "Netherlands defender Matthijs de Ligt, who is widely expected to leave Ajax Amsterdam in the coming weeks, said he was asked about a move to Italian champions Juventus by Cristiano Ronaldo at the end of Sunday\u0027s Nations League final."...
01:32, 06/10/2019

Meet the poor guy who's been asked “Is a hot dog a sandwich?” every day for the last 4 years Did you know there’s a National Hot Dog and Sausage Council? Did you know it’s not intended to be a joke, that it’s a division of the trade group North American Meat Institute, and that they’ve been around for a quarter century?...
13:00, 07/26/2019

Congress has not yet asked Boeing CEO to testify about 737 Max concerns As the questions about the developments of the 737 Max continue to mount, some are wondering why Boeing executives haven't been called in front of Congress. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports....
05:48, 05/08/2019

Ask the Captain: Frequently asked questions about air travel You've got questions about how airplanes and airlines work and Captain John Cox has answers. Each week, he clears up aviation mysteries.       ...
14:48, 06/24/2019

U.S. to pay $15 minimum per acre to farmers hurt by China trade war The U.S. government will pay a minimum of $15 per acre to farmers hurt by President Donald Trump's trade war with China under an aid package to be unveiled before the end of the week, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Tuesday....
02:48, 07/24/2019

Farmers To Contribute Rs 100 Per Month Under PM-Kisan Pension Yojana Discussing the new scheme with state agriculture ministers through a video conference, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar urged all states and union territories to roll out the programme......
02:16, 06/14/2019

Uneven US free trade deal would 'betray' UK farmers Farmers have given a stark warning that any uneven free trade agreement between the UK and US would amount to "a betrayal" of British farmers and consumers....
12:16, 06/03/2019

China suspends purchases from US farmers as trade war heats up Beijing's Commerce Ministry announced Monday that it had stopped buying U.S. agricultural goods in retaliation for the Trump administration's decision last week to enact new tariffs on $300 billion worth of Chinese goods....
15:48, 08/05/2019

The ‘Pocket-Sized Monster’ Terrifying Farmers the World Over The fall armyworm is hungry, on the move and scaring farmers the world over. The crop-devouring pest has spread from the Americas to Africa and Asia, gorging on rice, corn, vegetables, cotton and more. Europe, Australia and Southeast Asia could be ne...
22:48, 06/02/2019

US government to pay farmers hurt by China trade war $16bn As trade talks are set to resume after a two-month halt, an aid package will see producers paid up to $150 per acre The US government will pay American farmers hurt by the trade war with China between $15 and $150 per acre in an aid package totaling ...
19:16, 07/25/2019

Aid to make up for Trump trade wars mostly going to largest farmers More than half of the $8.4 billion in aid the U.S. Agriculture Department has given out to compensate for disruptions caused by President Trump's trade wars, about $4.5 billion, has gone to the largest 10% of farms, according a study by the Environme...
17:16, 07/30/2019

U.S. to pay farmers up to $16 billion for trade war losses, South to benefit The U.S. government will pay American farmers hurt by the trade war with China between $15 and $150 per acre in an aid package totaling $16 billion, officials said on Thursday, with farmers in the South poised to see higher rates than in the Midwest....
14:32, 07/25/2019

President tweets American farmers ‘starting to do great again’ - except they are not. Before the trade war even began, farmers and ranchers struggled with falling farm income and commodity prices, rising debt, floods and rain that reduced spring planting...
15:16, 07/23/2019

US farmers experimenting with hemp as China trade war drags on HAYSVILLE, Kansas – A growing number of U.S. farmers battered by low grain prices and the threat of a prolonged trade war with China are seeking salvation in a plant that until recently was illegal: hemp. A cousin of cannabis plants that produc...
16:48, 06/14/2019

Pork farmers in China hit hard by swine fever Pork lovers worldwide are wincing at prices that have jumped up to 40 percent as African swine fever in China's vast pig herds sends shockwaves through global meat markets. (May 20)        ...
11:00, 05/20/2019

Rain leaves veggie farmers struggling with no aid in sight DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Torrential rain this spring prevented most Midwest farmers from planting their crops but while the federal government provides help to growers of corn and soybeans, those who grow specialty crops are largely on their own. Alth...
11:48, 06/16/2019

This is a $15 trillion opportunity for farmers to fight climate change Indigo Agriculture launched the Terraton Initiative on Wednesday. It gives farmers financial incentives to implement regenerative practices that remove carbon from the atmosphere....
18:16, 06/12/2019

U.S. to allow September 1 grazing on unplantable acres to help farmers after floods The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on Thursday announced a new measure to help farmers who were unable to plant corn and soybeans due to widespread flooding across the U.S. Midwest....
18:48, 06/20/2019

Farmers Anxious After Late Start to Growing Season LEXINGTON, KY (Lex 18) – Wet weather has a number of Kentucky farmers feeling anxious about their corn crops this spring. Experts say some farmers may make it out of the summer ok, but others could see major losses at the fall harvest. By now, ...
21:00, 06/11/2019

Agriculture secretary: Farmers 'are one of the casualties' of Trump's trade war Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue acknowledged this week that farmers are getting hurt by President Donald Trump's trade war, but expressed optimism that a deal would be struck with China by the end of the year....
05:32, 06/25/2019

Rain gives Canadian farmers relief for now from three-year drought With drought turning Chad Ross's pastures brown, the Saskatchewan rancher sent 140 head of cattle to slaughter earlier than usual this spring, as the Canadian Prairies' three-year drought made them too expensive to feed....
13:48, 06/25/2019

Government urged to set up $1bn fund to help farmers protect the environment Long-awaited review says government should consider farming interests before listing threatened speciesThe environment minister should consider farming interests before deciding whether to list threatened species, according to a long-delayed governme...
00:00, 06/27/2019

Yogi Adityanath Assures Farmers Of Right Price Of Their Produce Acknowledging farmers' contribution in achieving country's self-sufficiency in food grains, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Sunday sought to assure peasants that they would get the right......
18:16, 06/09/2019

Brazil cotton farmers sue Bayer over patent on GMO seed Brazilian cotton producers in the state of Mato Grosso on Thursday sued Bayer AG , seeking to cancel the chemical company's patent protection for its Bollgard II RR Flex genetically modified cotton seed, according to a statement sent to Reuters....
08:48, 07/11/2019

After brutal spring floods, U.S. farmers face big losses DARKE COUNTY, Ohio (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The planting season ended more than a month ago, but much of 39-year-old Greg McGlinch’s 450-acre farm in Darke County, Ohio, is either under water or still saturated from record spring rains....
22:32, 07/04/2019

NSW farmers granted amnesty for illegal land-clearing Environment movement accuses the Berejiklian government of caving in to big agribusiness over the amnestyNew South Wales farmers who cleared land illegally under the old Native Vegetation Act have been granted an amnesty by the Berijiklian government...
05:48, 08/01/2019

France asks EU for early farm aid to help drought-hit farmers France will ask the European Commission to bring forward the payment of 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion) of subsidies to help farmers cope with a hot spell that hurt crops and pasture, with more damage feared this week, the farm minister said on Monda...
02:48, 07/22/2019

U.S. farmers experimenting with hemp as China trade war drags on A growing number of U.S. farmers battered by low grain prices and the threat of a prolonged trade war with China are seeking salvation in a plant that until recently was illegal: hemp....
03:32, 06/14/2019

With Trade Deal in Jeopardy, Trump Pledges Aid to Farmers With a U.S.-China trade deal in danger of collapse, the Trump administration said it will begin work on a new program to provide aid to farmers, signaling to Beijing that Washington is preparing for a prolonged conflict....
10:48, 05/10/2019

How eminent domain is blighting farmers in path of gas pipeline Compulsory purchase – or the threat of it – of property on the route of a pipeline for fracked natural gas has left a slew of grievances and lawsuits in West Virginia and VirginiaIn July 2015, Neal Laferriere and his wife, Beth, purchased a home in S...
23:48, 05/27/2019

Trump’s ‘great patriot’ farmers follow him into a trade war _____ MADRID, Iowa (AP) — Iowa farmer Tim Bardole survived years of low crop prices and rising costs by cutting back on fertilizer and herbicides and fixing broken-down equipment rather than buying new. When President Donald Trump’s trade war with Ch...
13:16, 05/19/2019

U.S. Farmers Brace for Aid Package Some Fear Will Fall Short Stalled trade talks between Beijing and Washington are exacerbating a slump in the U.S. Farm Belt, and many farmers don’t believe an aid package being assembled by the Trump administration will be enough....
09:00, 05/17/2019

India's rural pain goes beyond farmers, and it may be a problem for Modi Three years ago, brick mason Pundlik Bhandekar was always busy as farmers in his tiny hamlet in western India commissioned new houses and nearby towns were undergoing rapid urbanization. Now, as the rural economy sinks and the pace of construction sl...
04:16, 05/03/2019

Modern farmers work harder than cavemen did: study Most would consider themselves lucky to have been born in the modern age — unthreatened by food scarcity and saber-toothed tigers. But a new anthropological study based in the Philippines suggests that hunter-gatherers get about 10 hours more l...
16:32, 05/20/2019

U.S. garlic growers profit from trade war as most farmers struggle Unlike millions of other U.S. farmers, garlic growers are profiting from the trade war with China and have cheered President Donald Trump's latest economic attack accordingly....
22:16, 05/20/2019

Farmers still support Trump despite costly trade war with China A March CNN/Des Moines Register poll of registered Republicans in Iowa found 81 per cent approved of how Trump is handling his job, and 82 per cent had a favourable view of the president, an increase of five points since December....
15:00, 05/19/2019

U.S. plans more aid for farmers amid China trade spat U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Friday that President Donald Trump had asked him to create a plan to help American farmers cope with the heavy impact of the U.S.-China trade war on agriculture....
17:00, 05/10/2019

No fresh aid package for U.S. farmers planned for now: agriculture secretary The Trump administration does not have any active plans to provide more aid to farmers at the moment but can consider the option if the trade negotiations and weak commodity prices linger, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said on Tuesday....
19:48, 04/30/2019

Trump lifts curbs on E15 gasoline to help farmers, angering Big Oil The Trump administration on Friday lifted restrictions on the sale of higher ethanol blends of gasoline, keeping a campaign promise to farmers suffering from the trade war with China but drawing a legal threat from the oil industry....
09:32, 05/31/2019

New tariff relief for farmers could increase backup of unsellable soy Agricultural economists fear the Trump administration's new tariff relief program will encourage farmers to plant more soybeans this spring that cannot be sold....
20:16, 05/24/2019

Trump says U.S. farmers to get $15 billion in aid amid China trade war President Donald Trump said on Monday that his administration was planning to provide about $15 billion in aid to help U.S. farmers whose products may be targeted with tariffs by China amid a deepening trade war....
15:48, 05/13/2019

U.S. Farmers See More Trouble in Fresh Mexico Tariff Threat Farm groups warned the White House against proposed new tariffs on Mexico, predicting they could trigger retaliatory trade actions from Mexico and again impede exports to one of the top markets for U.S. crops and meat....
17:48, 05/31/2019

"Chowkidar" Farmers Have To Watch Over Crops Under BJP: Priyanka Gandhi Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Friday hit out at the BJP government for turning farmers into "watchmen" (chowkidars) and said that the government was busy doing advertisements,......
09:32, 05/03/2019

Germany eases curbs on shooting wolves, in nod to farmers Germany's cabinet agreed on Wednesday to loosen tight restrictions on shooting wolves to help tackle the growing threat they pose to livestock after a year-long row within Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition....
13:48, 05/22/2019

Here Is The Mostly Front-Wheel Drive 2020 BMW 1 Series Someone (?) Asked For Whenever there’s talk of awesome forbidden fruit European cars, people are quick to discuss wild Audi RS wagons and VW Group hot hatches, but I’ve always favored the BMW 1 Series hatchback. Turbocharged inline-six engines, rear-wheel drive, a manual ...
09:00, 05/27/2019

NBA asked Drake to not attend games in Oakland: report The NBA asked Drake not to attend any games at Oakland’s Oracle Arena during the league finals, according to a report. Officials were afraid that crazed Warriors fans would provoke the diehard Raptors supporter, TMZ said. League honchos reportedly wa...
09:16, 06/15/2019

Joe Biden asked for a pen. Then he reversed a position he’d held for four decades. The former vice president’s flip on taxpayer funding for abortions came after internal discussions and outside pressure on an issue that is one of several that may pose similar problems for him....
05:32, 06/08/2019

Italy's Di Maio says no one within 5-Star party asked for his resignation Italy's Deputy Prime Minister and 5-Star leader Luigi Di Maio said on Monday none of his party colleagues had asked for his resignation following a poor showing at European elections over the weekend....
07:00, 05/27/2019

IRS turned over Nixon’s tax returns the same day that a congressional panel asked for them New documents appear to undermine the Trump administration's contention that House lawmakers' request for the president's tax returns is "unprecedented."...
19:16, 07/25/2019

Income Tax Department Asked To Add 1.30 Crore New Filers This Fiscal The income tax department has been tasked to add 1.30 crore new return filers in the current financial year as part of the government's plan to widen the tax base in the country....
14:16, 07/06/2019

Acosta dodges when asked if Epstein was an 'intelligence asset' Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta declined to answer Wednesday if he had ever been told that Jeffrey Epstein was an intelligence asset during his handling of the 2008 child sex abuse case against the jet-setting financier....
04:48, 07/11/2019

Nevada judge asked for sentencing do-over for Saudi inmate LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Nevada judge is being asked for a sentencing do-over for a 30-year-old former Saudi Arabian air force sergeant serving 35 years in prison for kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 13-year-old boy at a Las Vegas Strip hotel on New Ye...
17:00, 06/06/2019

Ramos asked to leave Madrid for free - Perez "Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos asked to leave to join a team in China on a free transfer, club president Florentino Perez has said, adding that he turned down the defender\u0027s request."...
08:16, 05/28/2019

Washington state landowners are asked to take dead whales Without any more space to store the gray whale carcasses washing ashore in Washington state, a federal agency is asking if landowners can lend their properties as a final resting place for the marine mammals while they decompose....
17:16, 06/15/2019

Varo Energy asked to 'collaborate' in biodiesel probe European refiner Varo Energy, owned by the world's biggest independent oil trader Vitol, U.S. private equity firm Carlyle and Dutch firm Reggeborgh Invest, has been asked to collaborate with a probe into British biodiesel group Greenergy....
06:16, 05/16/2019

Asked About Aaditya Thackeray As Deputy, What Devendra Fadnavis Said A day after expressing apprehension of a rift with ally Shiv Sena over seat-sharing for the upcoming assembly elections, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday said the Sena and the......
12:48, 08/03/2019

Agent: Daoud asked about attacking non-Muslims before sting A multiday sentencing hearing began Monday in Chicago and focused on whether FBI agents manipulated a mentally fragile teenager to participate in a terrorist plot or whether he had long before shown an eagerness to kill....
21:32, 04/29/2019

The week Trump said jump – and Johnson asked 'How high?' After an explosive leak, the British ambassador resigned. The special relationship has been propelled into a strange and uncertain new eraDonald Trump, president and showman, was staging a military pageant to celebrate the Fourth of July and independ...
23:16, 07/13/2019

We asked, you answered: you're holding onto your phone forever The carriers hide list price, showing monthly payments to give illusion that phones not that expensive. Some deals good, but do read the fine print.       ...
13:16, 08/10/2019

Why Gwen Stefani Was ''Shocked'' to Be Asked Back to The Voice Gwen Stefani is ready to have a "sweet escape"... to The Voice. Last month, Adam Levine surprised everyone when he announced he was leaving the singing competition show after 16......
19:48, 06/04/2019

WRAPUP 2-Top tech executives will be asked to testify in U.S. probe Leaders of big tech companies will be asked to testify as part of an investigation into whether the companies misuse their massive market power, the head of the U.S. House Judiciary subcommittee leading the probe said on Tuesday....
17:16, 06/04/2019

Huawei founder 'would shut it down' if China asked it to eavesdrop Telecoms firm insists it has never been asked to spy after political row over 5G networkThe founder of the Chinese telecoms equipment firm Huawei would “shut the company down” if he was asked by the country’s communist regime to eavesdrop on mobile p...
06:32, 05/14/2019

RBI Asked to File Compliance Report on WhatsApp Payments The Supreme Court has granted six weeks' time to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to file a report whether WhatsApp had complied with norms for launching its payment services....
06:16, 08/03/2019

Why was a healthy dog euthanized in Virginia? Her deceased owner asked for it in her will While legal, a Virginia woman's request in her will to have her dog euthanized so they could be buried together has sparked backlash.        ...
22:32, 05/23/2019

Religious superiors asked to more freely speak about abuse The head of the international umbrella group of nuns says religious sisters are increasingly speaking out about sexual and other forms of abuse by clergy and says their superiors must be better trained to understand the problem and respond....
12:32, 05/02/2019

The IRS turned over Nixon’s tax returns the same day a congressional panel asked for them New documents appear to undermine the Trump administration's contention that House lawmakers' request for the president's tax returns is "unprecedented."...
22:16, 07/27/2019

Asked about Huawei sanctions, Britain says still reviewing 5G policy The British government is reviewing its policy on 5G and will make an announcement when ready, Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said on Thursday when asked whether U.S. sanctions had persuaded the government to reconsider its strategy....
05:00, 05/16/2019

Amazon asked some advertisers to increase spend on Prime Day by at least 100% Amazon Prime Day 2019 is an opportunity for Amazon to push companies to spend more on ads, some experts told CNBC. Amazon made $2.72 billion in its "other" segment in the first-quarter of this year, consisting primarily of advertising sales....
06:48, 07/15/2019

'Hope not,' Trump says when asked if the United States will go to war with Iran Members of Congress blasted the Trump administration for being left in the dark about details of the situation with Iran — and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Trump lacks authority to declare war on Iran....
14:00, 05/16/2019

Her husband killed their 5 kids. She asked jury for mercy The ex-wife of a man who was found guilty of killing their five children in South Carolina took the stand this week to ask jurors not to sentence him to death....
07:32, 06/13/2019

Teacher ’asked to perform oral sex on boy, 14, and called him scaredy-cat when he said no' A TEACHER allegedly asked a 14-year-old boy if she could perform oral sex on him after driving into an empty car park then called him a “scaredy-cat” after he told her no....
22:16, 05/31/2019

Amanda Knox was already married when she asked for wedding donations Amanda Knox got secretly hitched months before she and her hubby set up a website to solicit as much as $2,000 in donations toward their wedding, according to a new report. The couple made a marriage application on Nov. 21 and tied the knot on Dec. 7...
08:48, 08/01/2019

Wisconsin Farmers Let Agriculture Secretary Know They Are Not Happy With Trump’s Trade War Farmers’ discontent over President Donald Trump’s escalating trade war with China erupted into the open Wednesday as his agriculture secretary was confronted at a fair in rural Minnesota. Gary Wertish, president of the Minnesota Farmers U...
14:16, 08/07/2019

Trump Gives Farmers $16 Billion in Aid Amid Prolonged China Trade War The Trump administration announced an aid package for farmers on Thursday to mollify an important political constituency hurt by a trade clash with China....
11:00, 05/23/2019

A roller-coaster ride ahead for U.S. farmers thanks to extreme weather U.S. farmers already dealing with a difficult growing season will feel like they're on a roller-coaster ride in the days ahead as the up-and-down weather goes to two extremes....
15:00, 07/13/2019

Farmers call for national strategy on climate change and agriculture IPCC report finds reduction in global heating requires transformation of food production and land managementClimate crisis reducing land’s ability to sustain humanity, says IPCCAn Australian farming group has called for a fully funded national strate...
01:16, 08/08/2019

Targeted insurance offers French farmers some drought relief Hundreds of French farmers who signed up for specialist policies aimed at insuring against freak weather are getting swift payouts which could help them recover from heatwaves and prolonged droughts that hit parts of the country....
15:48, 08/01/2019

Caught between floods and drought: Farmers in Nicaragua living in uncertainty Across the Central American Dry Corridor, communities are facing increasingly extreme weather. In Nicaragua, the region's poorest country, subsistence farmers like Blanca Landero Betarco face a daily battle....
02:16, 06/12/2019

Trump promises more aid for farmers in 2020 'if necessary' as China trade war drags on The Trump administration has already given out billions of dollars in subsidies to farmers threatened by America's tit-for-tat tariffs with China, and in May unveiled an additional $16 billion trade package....
07:48, 08/06/2019

Farmers Stockpiling Corn in Response to Tough Growing Conditions Following a spring planting season of relentless rain, some farmers are opting to sit on their unsold grain, banking it against a potentially diminished harvest this fall—and the possibility of still-higher prices ahead....
10:16, 07/11/2019

China's new tariffs are hitting US farmers at 'every single angle,' economist says China's retaliatory tariff hike on U.S. goods hits American farmers at "every single angle," Michael Nepveux, an economist at American Farm Bureau Federation, told CNBC Tuesday....
05:32, 05/14/2019

Families and Ethiopian farmers feel in the dark over Boeing's aid offer A week after Boeing Co offered $100 million to help families and communities affected by the deadly crashes of its 737 MAX planes in Ethiopia and Indonesia, affected farmers in Ethiopia, victims' relatives and the Kenyan and Ethiopian governments say...
14:48, 07/11/2019

Chinese farmers gear up for armyworm as government says situation severe China's agriculture ministry said on Wednesday it had now found fall armyworm in 19 provinces, across 5 million mu or about 333,000 hectares of crops....
08:48, 06/26/2019

US farmers who sell to China feel pain of Beijing’s tariffs DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — China’s announcement Monday of higher tariffs on $60 billion of American exports — retaliation for President Donald Trump’s latest penalties on Chinese goods — hit a particular nerve here in the farm belt. China...
17:16, 05/13/2019

CORRECTED-U.S. garlic growers profit from trade war as most farmers struggle Unlike millions of other U.S. farmers, garlic growers are profiting from the trade war with China and have cheered President Donald Trump's latest economic attack accordingly....
11:32, 05/21/2019

CORRECTED-RPT-U.S. garlic growers profit from trade war as most farmers struggle Unlike millions of other U.S. farmers, garlic growers are profiting from the trade war with China and have cheered President Donald Trump's latest economic attack accordingly....
11:32, 05/21/2019

Ivorian cocoa farmers hope for more rain to boost mid-crop Ivory Coast's cocoa mid-crop could be reduced in quality and length if abundant rain fails to arrive this month, farmers said on Monday, as cocoa regions continue to experience atypically dry weather....
18:16, 05/13/2019

Cyberbullying by vegan activists a source of stress for farmers, psychologists say The Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food spent several months studying the mental health challenges facing farmers, ranchers and agricultural producers....
14:48, 08/05/2019

Book donations needed for Kids Day at Franklin Co. Farmers Market FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Frankfort school plans to hand out hundreds of books this summer and they’re looking for donations to keep their bins full. Once a month, the Franklin County Farmers Market hosts a Kids Day and Capital Day Schoo...
15:00, 06/26/2019

Farmers could take more blows in latest round of tariff escalation with China Though the $60 billion of retaliatory tariffs China announced Monday includes a long list of foods produced in the United States, industry experts say the impact on U.S. agriculture is difficult to predict....
18:48, 05/13/2019

Farmers, Tribals Discuss Their Issues With Rahul Gandhi In Wayanad Congress president Rahul Gandhi, who is on a three-day visit to his parliamentary constituency-Wayanad, today arrived at the MP facilitation centre in the district collectorate and accepted......
03:00, 06/08/2019

Rahul Gandhi's Tractor Photo Op In Punjab Comes With Message For Farmers Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, a fierce critic of the government on farmers' issues, drove a tractor after a public meeting in Punjab's Ludhiana today. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh,......
16:16, 05/15/2019

China's decision to cease all agricultural imports rocks U.S. farmers China's announcement this week that it will cease importing all agricultural products from the United States sent shock waves through the nation's already battered farming sector....
00:16, 08/08/2019