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Higher mandi prices for kharif crop, likely bumper rabi harvest spell gains for farmers: Crisil Research
In crop year 2018-19, farm profits jumped 26% on-year over a low base of the preceding year (2017-18), which had seen per-hectare profits decline due to low mandi prices following a bumper crop. The outlook for this year is muted in comparison, though a rise in mandi prices for kharif and higher productivity for rabi crop would lend support to overall profitability.
Rajini hints political debut, says couldn’t follow Bachchan's third advice not to join politics
'Amitabh Bachchan gave me 3 advices out of which one was to not join politics. I couldn’t follow that one because of circumstances', says Ra...
Kalliyath group targets Rs 1000 crore turnover in 3 years
` We have grown despite a recession in the construction sector in the recent years with our stress on quality. From over 50 steel companies in the state in the 1990s only a few are left now,’’ said group MD Noor Muhammed Noorsha Kalliyath.
Ashok Leyland bags order from Tamil Nadu State Transport Undertakings for 1,750 buses
This order comes closely on the back of orders received from various state transport undertakings recently, the company said in a regulatory filing. Ashok Leyland's order book for state transport undertakings has enhanced significantly.
NLC India to invest Rs 17,000 cr, plans to develop Talabira coal blocks in Odisha
NLC India's integrated project with huge green cover will ensure uninterrupted electricity to lakhs of households and commercial establishments through NLC's 3,200 MW Talabira Thermal Power Project in Odisha and NLC Tamil Nadu Power Limited's 1,000 MW project. This will attract thousands of direct and indirect job opportunities, the official said.
EV firm Ather to set up vehicle, lithium-ion battery factory in Tamil Nadu
The investment to be committed by Ather would be Rs around Rs 635 crore and estimated to create 4300 jobs. A mail has been sent to Ather with queries about the period over which the investments would be committed.
Construction equipment sales show revival signs
According to two industry insiders, the industry reported marginally improved sales over preceding months in Sept, Oct & Nov although none of these months recorded growth YoY. Construction equipment include machines used for earth moving, road building, handling concrete, material handling, and material processing, among other special equipment.
Rajinikanth not to support anyone in local polls
Actor Rajinikanth said he would not support any political party in the local body polls scheduled for later this month in Tamil Nadu. He is expected to launch his party next year, ahead of the assembly polls in the state, in what will be the first full-fledged assembly poll in the state in the absence of Dravidian leaders J Jayalalithaa and M Karunanidhi.
Government projects come to rescue of construction equipment industry
The industry reported marginally improved sales over preceding months in September, October and November although none of these months recorded growth year-on-year.
Tamil Nadu, Puducherry likely to receive heavy rainfall today: IMD
In Delhi, the sky will partly be cloudy with the minimum and maximum temperatures hovering around 18 degrees Celsius and 31 degrees Celsius.
After Sonia Gandhi, DMK's Kanimozhi raises the issue of delayed and reduced maternity benefits
In states like Tamil Nadu and Odisha, maternity benefits are relatively superior, both in terms of what they offer, and the number of beneficiaries. Tamil Nadu has had a maternity entitlement programme in place since 1987, and as of now, pregnant mothers in the State get Rs 14,000 in cash and a nutritional kit of Rs 4,000 for the first two pregnancies.
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu safe, claims NPCIL
The Nuclear Power Corporation of India, a public sector undertaking admitted to a malware attack on one of the computers in Kudankulam plant, a day after the plant authorities had asserted that cyber attacks on its systems are not possible. Earlier, the NPCIL, in its statement, also said that the plant systems were not affected.
Tamil Nadu bypolls: AIADMK wrests Vikravandi constituency from DMK
The ruling party, which took a decent lead of about 1,900 votes against arch rival DMK just after the start of the counting exercise, improved its margin steadily round after round and eventually won by 44,000 plus votes.
No adverse impact of American chickenlegs on domestic industry, FSSAI has no info on impact on human health: Piyush Goyal
“No report of adverse effect on the domestic poultry sector including Namakal district in Tamil Nadu, due to import of chicken legs from the United States to India, has been received in the ministry,” commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal said in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha.
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