'Sadly, land degradation affects over two-thirds of the world today,' Modi said
15 Jun 2021 6:59 AM
Globally, there is a red alert about the shadow pandemic of hunger in the time of COVID-19
03 Dec 2020 9:56 AM
The minister said that the scheme will benefit more than 80 crore people in the country.
09 Jul 2020 1:52 AM
Today's address to the nation was an attempt by the PM to put speed on his next project of bringing India under one welfare umbrella.
30 Jun 2020 8:25 PM
NDA in its first term set the ball rolling for 'New India' with strident commitment to fiscal consolidation, said Sitharaman.
05 Jul 2019 12:33 PM
Mamata said that we also provide rice and wheat through PDS to the families of tea garden workers and to the Toto tribe in north Bengal.
01 Sep 2018 2:38 AM
The tobacco area has declined by 14.56 per cent to 3.99 lakh hectares in 2016-17 from 4.67 lakh hectares in 2014-15.
13 Aug 2018 2:29 PM
India’s water crisis stems from a thorny mix of economic, geographic and political factors.
13 Jun 2018 1:20 AM
It is time we graduated from food security to nutritional security.
09 Apr 2018 2:21 AM
Here is what new research found.
02 Mar 2018 12:25 PM
As regards the food security issue, the minister said that India was keen to have a permanent solution.
17 Dec 2017 6:36 PM
India has been keenly pushing agriculture issues at the WTO.
17 Dec 2017 6:19 PM
Though Qatar is 1 of the wealthiest countries in the world, it relies heavily on imported food from Saudi Arabia, UAE among other places.
06 Jun 2017 3:39 PM
Food Ministry has chalked out plans for supplying fortified wheat and rice flour via PDS.
15 May 2017 6:32 PM
Plans to turn grain into ethanol to make fuel; could hurt food security, say experts.
02 May 2017 5:22 AM
Govt is overburdened with a huge overall subsidy bill of Rs 2.4 lakh crore projected in Budget 2017.
25 Apr 2017 1:01 PM
Directive from Paswan aims to end confusion and promote transparency in disbursal of subsidy amount.
24 Apr 2017 3:08 PM
Programme aims to integrate current and new schemes aimed at reducing food wastage and doubling farmers' income.
12 Apr 2017 5:17 PM
Earlier, it was essential not compulsory to produce Aadhaar card for buying wheat, rice and kerosene at PDS shops.
09 Feb 2017 5:36 PM