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Rs 11.79 lakh cr Indian tobacco sector employs 4.5 cr people: Study

India is a leading tobacco exporter with exports of leaf tobacco and tobacco products contributing Rs 6,000 crore annually.

05 Jun 2019 5:55 PM

New agri export policy soon to double farmers' income by 2022: Modi

Modi spelt out pro-farm measures taken during four years of his government.

15 Aug 2018 11:32 AM

Rural demand, farm income set to grow: RBI

Farm sector accounts for about 14 pc of India’s $2.6 trillion economy and employs more than half of the country’s 1.3 bn people.

02 Aug 2018 9:12 AM

New ways needed to raise farm income, says Subramanian

Job creation and ‘stigmatised capitalism’ two other big challenges.

18 Jul 2018 8:52 AM

GST, note ban blues still haunt rural income: Study

This will cap the overall growth in farm income for the full fiscal year, say the brokerage’s analysts, led by Arshad Perwez and Suhas Harinarayanan.

06 Nov 2017 3:01 AM


No question of taxing agricultural income: Panagariya

NITI member Bibek Debroy had earlier proposed to levy tax on agricultural income.

29 Apr 2017 5:24 PM

Bibek Debroy's view on taxing agri income personal: Niti Aayog

NITI member Debroy said taxes should be imposed on farm income above a certain threshold to expand tax base.

26 Apr 2017 3:11 PM

No tax on farm or agriculture income: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister says govt targeted Rs 9.8 lakh cr in direct tax and Rs 9.25 lakh cr in indirect tax collections.

22 Mar 2017 5:10 PM