Funds drought fear forces Pakistan’s Hafiz Saeed act
Arif Ahmad Khan, federal secretary of the finance division, had warned that global economic sanctions could be imposed on Pakistan in case the country failed to take action on FATF recommendations.
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis asks EC for poll code relaxation to tackle drought
In his communication to the EC, Fadnavis has cited simila...
There is very limited chance of drought or excess monsoon this year: Jatin Singh, Skymet
Climate change is India’s single biggest national se...
Drought in earnings growth is ending: Prabhat Awasthi, Nomura
There is a very long-term recovery building up in the investment cycle.
Maharashtra declares drought in 151 talukas
This will enable the state government to initiate measures to mitigate the drought and demand assistance from the central government.
Europe drought negative for UPL, says CIMB
CIMB said rainfall in Europe is at a multi-year low and heatwaves are prevalent.
Battle for Maharashtra: Drought, infrastructure issues could leave BJP govt high and dry in North Maharashtra
North Maharashtra like Marathwada has been facing a severe drought that has hit the farmers hard.
Karnataka CM meets PM Modi; seeks early release of Rs 2,064 crore drought relief for rabi season
Kumaraswamy requested Modi to expedite the process to release Rs 2,064.30 crore for drought relief and mitigation, the statement said.
Nearly 50 per cent of India currently facing drought: IIT-Gandhinagar scientists
The results of the study, prepared by the team at IIT Gandhinagar, are available on the website of the IMD.
Sugarcane acreage may fall 40% in M’rashtra next season
Currently, farmers are struggling to save the cane from wilting for want of water.
Central govt teams in 6 states assessing drought situation: Agri Min
Central government teams have been deputed to assess the drought situation in six states - Andhra Pradesh, Maharasthra, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Jharkhand and Odisha.
Farmers march to Mumbai's Azad Maidan for land rights, drought relief
The morcha traversed through Dadar and the JJ flyover before reaching the Maidan, adjacent to the Mumbai municipal corporation headquarters.
Maharashtra to seek Rs 7000 crore drought assistance from Centre
He also said that since the government declared drought in October itself, the Central funds are expected to be received by January next year.
Karnataka seeks Rs 2,434 crore for drought relief
During severe drought and devastating floods between July and August, the state registered a loss amounting to Rs 16,662.48 crore.
Uddhav Thackeray criticises Devendra Fadnavis for "delay" in declaring drought
Uddhav Thackeray said cultivators had gone to the national capital to get their demands fulfilled but they were lobbed with teargas shells and beaten up.
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