Odisha government seeks report on crop damage

Revenue and Disaster Management Minister Sudam Marndi said that the department has already sought damage assessment reports from the Collectors. 

published on : 7th December 2021

Odisha rains: Delay in crop damage assessment rued

Counting losses in the aftermath of cyclone Jawad-induced heavy rains, farmers of Balasore and Bhadrak have expressed discontent over delay in assessment of crop damage.

published on : 7th December 2021

Another farmer suicide in Odisha and no one knows why

The local administration was lightning quick to make an on-field assessment of the farm field where Kailash grew the crop in his village Uluma in Patrapur block of Ganjam.

published on : 7th December 2021

Flood loss pegged at Rs 11k crore, crop on 10 lakh hectares damaged in Karnataka

Heavy rains in the last two months claimed 42 lives and left a trail of destruction in several districts.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Unemployment rate inches up to 9.3 per cent in January-March quarter: NSO data

While 9.3% is lower than the peak urban unemployment level of 20.8% recorded in the April-June quarter of last year, it is still at higher than pre-Covid levels. 

published on : 1st December 2021

Generation Z workers hardest hit by economic impact of pandemic: Report

The report noted that two in five young workers had lost jobs, were furloughed, or suffered a temporary layoff from their employer, whereas 28 per cent of workers of all ages said the same.

published on : 30th November 2021

Centre committed to compensate states for 5 years for revenue loss due to GST roll out: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Sitharaman said Rs 37,134 crore and Rs 14,664 crore worth GST compensation is yet to be released to states for 2020-21 and 2021-22 fiscal years respectively.

published on : 30th November 2021

Bommai sets 2-week deadline to disburse crop loss aid

Agriculture Department officials estimate that standing crop in around 7 lakh hectares was damaged, while the Revenue Department estimates it to be around 5 to 6 lakh hectares.

published on : 30th November 2021

Paytm’s Q2 net loss widens to Rs 482 crore; Revenue up 64%

The company is reporting its earnings publicly for the first time since listing recently.

published on : 27th November 2021

Siddaramaiah visits Kolar, inspects rain-hit areas, crop loss

The opposition leader told reporters that if the government fails to pay compensation immediately, the Congress will raise the issue in the upcoming session.

published on : 25th November 2021

In revised records, Prakasam reports crop loss in 62,000 hectares

In the current Kharif season, crops in 29,321.37 hectares from 26 mandals were damaged.

published on : 24th November 2021

Till rains recede, tomatoes to make pockets bleed

Retail prices touch Rs 150 in Chennai as supply diminishes due to heavy showers in Andhra and Karnataka; Cooperative dept to sell kitchen staple at Rs 85-100

published on : 24th November 2021

Karnataka agri panel pitches for hike in crop loss relief

In report presented to CM, Karnataka Agriculture Price Commission also calls for strengthening APMCs  

published on : 24th November 2021

Kevin Spacey ordered to pay USD 31 Million for 'House of Cards' losses

The ruling came after a legal fight of more than three years and an eight-day evidentiary hearing that was kept secret from the public, along with the rest of the dispute.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Maharashtra: Man cooks up robbery tale after losing Rs 10 lakh in Bitcoin trade

Sumant Ligayat had saved Rs 10 lakh for his daughter's wedding scheduled next month but lost all the money in Bitcoin trade and was worried about facing his family.

published on : 23rd November 2021
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