Cotton(Search results - 16)
IndiaFeb 7, 2021, 12:46 PM IST
Guntur farmers sell cotton in open markets at handsome prices
Guntur farmers are selling cotton anywhere between Rs 5,600 and Rs6,000 per quintal due to increase in demand caused by reduced production
IndiaJan 15, 2021, 7:31 PM IST
Farm laws: While protests go on, government continues to buy cotton, rice at MSP
As protests go on against the new farm laws, reports suggest that the government has continued to procure cotton and rice at MSP
IndiaJun 8, 2020, 2:15 PM IST
George Floyd’s death: ‘Virus of intolerance’ conquers New York Times as it stymies contrarian views
An op-ed in New York Times supporting President Donald Trump’s call for military action to quell riots in the name of protests against George Floyd’s death by Tom Cotton, a Senator from Arkansas was met with massive criticism by 800 staff of the publication exposes how the Left ideology has taken over the New York Times
WorldFeb 24, 2020, 7:16 PM IST
History Of Wuhan: From One-Time Chinese Capital To Epicenter Of Coronavirus Outbreak
Today, Wuhan is the epicenter of the novel Coronavirus Outbreak. But, two generations ago, this Chinese City was known through the West as a major industrial junction. Many European powers had a consulate & major Western and Japanese firms had factories in Wuhan. A cradle of China’s revolution in 1911, Wuhan was a trading hub for iron, steel, food cans, teas, cotton and silks. Watch this video to find out how the city of Wuhan, which was once a trading center became the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak.
Lifestyle NewsSep 4, 2019, 7:55 PM IST
Lesser-known facts about India's grand old man Dadabhai Naoroji
Dadabhai Naoroji was a British Parsi scholar, trader and politician who was a Liberal Party member of Parliament (MP) in the United Kingdom House of Commons. Here are five facts about him that will explain why India still remembers and adores him.
IndiaAug 3, 2019, 4:20 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh: Godavari floods leave 30 villages inundated, heavy rainfall warning till August 5
Floods in Godavari have inundated 30 villages in Andhra Pradesh. Warning with respect to heavy rains until August 5 has been issued.
IndiaFeb 2, 2019, 12:23 PM IST
Budget 2019: Modi govt offering ‘cotton candy’ to farmers, says Kumaraswamy; Yeddyurappa calls for celebration
Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy termed the newly announced 'Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi' as Prime Minister Narendra Modi government's "cotton candy" to the distress-hit farming community
IndiaOct 19, 2018, 7:40 PM IST
Deficit rainfall: Kharif yield likely to drop by 30% in Amreli, Gujarat
The ongoing harvesting in Amreli district is pointing out at a drop of 30% in the yield of cotton and groundnut. Six of its 10 taluks (sub-division) have received less than 40% rainfall.
IndiaOct 9, 2018, 7:43 PM IST
Telangana: Man found dead in Karimnagar's cotton field; police suspect honour killing (Video)
A 24-year-old man's body was found in Telangana's Vankayalagudem village of Karimnagar. The body was sent to hospital for post-mortem.
IndiaOct 8, 2018, 4:04 PM IST
Reserve Bank of India says NDA government hiked kharif MSP less than UPA I, UPA II
The government had in July hiked minimum support prices (MSP) for various crops planted in the kharif season, including paddy, coarse grains, pulses, oilseeds and cotton. Usually, MSP is announced just before the start of the sowing season, but this step was taken keeping the state elections in mind
IndiaOct 2, 2018, 2:05 PM IST
Gandhi Jayanti: Does Kamal Haasan, who launched his party in Madurai, follow Mahatma?
Actor-turned-politician, Kamal Haasan may not change to dhoti and shawl like the Father of the Nation, but he travelled from Chennai to Madurai while launching his party Makkal Needhi Maiam and said that he would wear people's support just like Gandhiji.