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Bank of Baroda to foray into e-commerce business

The bank said it will offer various kinds of banking services and farm-related products on its e-commerce platform.

11 Jul 2019 3:15 PM

Top ports record marginal upswing in FY19 cargo handling at 699 MT

These ports, under the command of the Centre, had recorded 4.77 per cent growth in 2017-18 over the previous fiscal.

07 Apr 2019 12:22 PM

Govt may hold back Q4 fertiliser subsidy to meet fiscal deficit goal

The subsidy payment through special banking arrangement attracts interest liability for the government.

31 Jan 2019 10:10 AM

Eight core sectors grow by 6.6 per cent in July

The eight core sector includes coal, crude oil, natural gas, refinery products, fertilisers, steel, cement and electricity.

31 Aug 2018 6:54 PM

Rs 830 cr recovered from drug firms for overcharging, says govt

The government is taking a lot of steps to encourage use of generic drugs in the domestic market.

31 Jul 2018 3:44 PM


Agri budget doubled to help double farm income by 2022, says Modi

Modi said the country is not just witnessing record foodgrain production but milk, fruit and vegetable output too are at all-time highs.

20 Jun 2018 11:48 AM

Indian peasants cry for justice

With very small parcels of land families are finding difficult to make farming a viable, sustainable and subsistence business.

22 Dec 2017 1:42 AM

Weak monsoon, low reservoir level to affect fertiliser demand in H2 FY18

As per ICRA's report, urea sales witnessed tepid growth of 2 per cent due to implementation of neem-coating of urea.

05 Oct 2017 7:46 PM

Bitter harvest for small farmers

Despite the fact that agriculture is their primary source of livelihood, small farmers have little access to technology and irrigation techniques.

21 Jul 2017 1:53 AM

Govt likely to lower fertiliser GST from 12 per cent

Industry has made several representations to the fertiliser ministry for revision in the GST in the interest of farmers.

30 Jun 2017 5:25 PM


AP urges Centre to reduce GST on certain goods & services

State also wants lesser tax rate for hardware, biogas, cashew kernels, textiles, restaurants, fertilisers, tractors.

02 Jun 2017 2:58 PM