States should enlist farmers eligible for ‘Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi’ at the earliest: NITI Aayog

States should enlist farmers eligible for ‘Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi’ at the earliest: NITI Aayog

New Delhi: Rajiv Kumar, Niti Aayog Vice Chairman, has advised the states to identify the farmers eligible for the ‘Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi’ announced in the Budget. On Friday, the scheme was introduced in the interim Budget presented at the parliament. Under the scheme, each farmer who holds cultivable land up to two hectares […]

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Iranian farmers protest against the government

Iranian farmers protest against the government

Tehran: Iranian farmers have joined the widespread agitation, against the government in Iran on the issues of economic sanctions and clean water. The farmers in Isfahan and Varzaneh have started a protest, blaming the government’s apathy as the reason for drying up of the rivers. The Iranian agencies have initiated actions against these demonstrations, which […]

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Farmers should not rush for Kharif sowing

Farmers should not rush for Kharif sowing

Mumbai (Reporter) -Although monsoon has arrived in most parts of the state yet this rain is not sufficient for Kharif sowing. According to the estimate of the meterological department, good monsoon is expected only after 26th June in some parts of the state. In such a situation if sowing is taken up hurriedly, a hazard […]

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Will kill whites in South Africa, warns the chief of ‘Black First Land First’ group

Will kill whites in South Africa, warns the chief of ‘Black First Land First’ group

Johannesburg: The chief of the political group ‘Black First Land First’ issued an aggressive threat ‘You kill one of us we will kill five of you. We’ll kill their women; we’ll kill their children, we’ll kill anything we find in our way.’ Strong reactions have been received from all over the world apart from South […]

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Boko Haram terror attacks claim 60 lives in Nigeria; media accuses Nigerian government of aiding terror outfit

Boko Haram terror attacks claim 60 lives in Nigeria; media accuses Nigerian government of aiding terror outfit

Abuja: While there are indications of the counter-terrorism action intensifying in the African continent, the attacks by the terrorist organisations in the region have also been observed to have increased. In the last few days,  Boko Haram attacks in the Borno State of Nigeria claimed 60 lives. The victims include 16 farmers and more than […]

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56. The First Zionist Congress

56. The First Zionist Congress

Theodore Herzl passionately set about the mission of propagating Zionism. Having established the ‘Zionist Organization’, he went on in August 1897, to organize the ‘First Zionist Congress’ at Basel in Switzerland. More than two hundred invitees from various countries attended the Congress apart from representatives of some of the leading news agencies of the world. […]

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PM Narendra Modi inaugurates India Post Payment Bank; postman to deliver doorstep banking services

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates India Post Payment Bank; postman to deliver doorstep banking services

New Delhi: “We have heard song ‘Dakiya dak laya’. From now, along with dakiya dak laaya, dakiya bank bhi laaya. Many thought technology had threatened the existence of the postal department and that postmen would lose their livelihood. The growing pace of technology in communication threw a challenge. We used technology as a base to […]

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Hamas strikes Israel from Gaza Strip, fires 180 rockets and mortars, injures 11 Israeli citizens

Hamas strikes Israel from Gaza Strip, fires 180 rockets and mortars, injures 11 Israeli citizens

Jerusalem: 180 rocket attacks were launched on Israel between Wednesday night and Thursday early morning from the Gaza Strip. The Palestinian extremist organisation Hamas, who is in control of the Gaza Strip had launched these attacks and has also accepted the responsibility for the attacks. Out of the 180 rockets fired, 30 were intercepted by […]

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China threatens to impose taxes on imports of US goods worth $60 billion

China threatens to impose taxes on imports of US goods worth $60 billion

Beijing: China has retaliated to the US President, Donald Trump’s threat of imposing additional taxes of 25% on goods imported from China worth $200 billion. China has retaliated with a warning that taxes varying between 5% and 25% will be imposed on goods worth $60 billion imported from the United States. This warning by China […]

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