NABARD aid to NGO to seek GI tag for 'Kalajeera' rice of Odisha's Koraput

The rice, known for its medicinal properties and distinct aroma, is widely grown by tribals across Koraput district.

published on : 21st October 2021

Yak farming in Arunachal Pradesh gets a boost as banks chip in with credit support

The ICAR centre, based in Arunachal’s Dirang, described the approval of its proposal by the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), as 'historic'

published on : 28th September 2021

RBI issues Master Direction on loan transfer

The provisions of the direction are applicable to banks, all non-banking finance companies (NBFCs), including housing finance companies (HFCs), NABARD, NHB, EXIM Bank, and SIDBI.

published on : 24th September 2021

2 lift irrigation schemes get approval

The Irrigation Department on Thursday accorded administrative approval to Basaveshwara and Sangameshwara lift irrigation schemes.

published on : 24th September 2021

Infuse skills, assist rural entrepreneurs: NABARD chairman GR Chintala

He stressed upon diversification of loan portfolio, enhancement of agriculture term loan and strengthening of IT infrastructure of cooperative banks to make them relevant and sustainable.

published on : 21st September 2021

Odisha pitches for more NABARD aid for rural infrastructure

NABARD has enhanced the RIDF loan to Odisha from around Rs 2,500 crore in 2016-17 to Rs 3,000 crore in the current financial year.

published on : 17th September 2021

Telangana MLA faces heat from villager over government's Dalit Bandhu scheme

The TRS leaders later blamed the villager for ‘creating a ruckus’ suspecting him to be a Congress supporter.

published on : 16th September 2021

OSCSC asks Cooperative bank to reduce interest rate on loan

The reduction in interest rate on short term loan was in response to the request made by the OSCSC on September 3.

published on : 13th September 2021

NABARD's loans rise 25.2 pc to reach Rs 6 lakh crore in FY21

Agricultural credit outstanding grew at 12.3 per cent in 2020-21, the highest across all sectors.

published on : 22nd August 2021

NABARD to soon hold virtual expo to support Karnataka weavers

He told the media that the virtual expo is a crucial step to support weavers of Karnataka.

published on : 10th August 2021

Kollapur Farmers Producer Company: Incredible tale of farmers coming together

When Kollapur Farmers Producer Company started with about a hundred farmers from ST communities like Chenchus and Lambadas forming a collective to develop mango orchards in their lands.

published on : 8th August 2021

NABARD sanctions Rs 446 crore for drinking water projects in Punjab

Villages in Ferozepur and Fazilka face issues of high turbidity, whereas villages in Rupnagar and Hoshiarpur have a challenge of seasonal water shortage.

published on : 29th July 2021

Kodali Nani slams Chandrababu Naidu, says pending paddy bills will be cleared by July end

Kodali Nani said the Naidu government paid an average of only Rs 8,500 crore a year to farmers for crop procurement, but it is Rs 16,000 crore a year now.

published on : 19th July 2021

Odisha: Nabard sanctions Rs 388 crore for four drinking water, 20 road projects

The water supply projects are intended to provide 70 litre per capita per day safe and portable drinking water at the consumer-end through functional household tap connection.

published on : 3rd July 2021

Nabard sanctions Rs 254 crore for drinking water projects in Odisha

The two mega projects will come up in Jajpur district (covering Badachana and Dharmasala blocks) and Puri district (covering Brahmagiri and Krushnaprasad block).

published on : 2nd June 2021
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