During the 'Mushti Dhanya Sangraha Abhiyana', a door-to-door campaign, party workers will collect a handful of grains from farmers, while assuring them of policy decisions that will ensure their welfare, in return.
Layover time is defined as the idle time of a train at the originating or terminating station before the commencement of journey.
Stating that farmers' welfare has been a priority of the government, Singh said the allocation for agriculture sector has been higher at Rs 2.11 lakh crore in four years of the Modi government.
The remarks came days after US President Donald Trump publicly raised the issue of high import duty by India on motorcycles at least three times in a month and threatened a reciprocal duty on Indian imports.
They met Congress president Rahul Gandhi, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh among other leaders.
Omar said the state has highly qualified and talented youth who have given their sweat and blood to be equipped with great academic credentials, but “this government seems hell-bent to alienate them after robbing them of their merit and rights”.
He also said such agri-fairs should be organised in remote rural places for better dissemination of farm technologies and government programmes.
The IWAI is implementing the Jal Marg Vikas Project for augmenting the navigation capacity of NW-1 from Haldia to Varanasi at a cost of Rs 5,369 crore, with the technical and financial support of the World Bank.
To increase learning outcomes in schools across the country, NITI Aayog's project SATH-E is promoting vocational education, skill development, teacher training and introducing technology in classrooms
The Delhi PWD department has asked the officials to upload orders, office memorandums on the official websites and limit the use of hard copies of such communications.
Nearly 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar's northern Rakhine state to Bangladesh since August last year when security forces launched a crackdown on insurgents.
A group of over 200 farmers, who arrived in bullock carts at the tract of land at Khandala in Karjat tehsil, ploughed a part of it using a tractor as a symbolic reclaiming of possession.
A division bench of Justices T S Sivagnanam and G Jayachandran passed an order on Friday winding up the commission headed by IAS officer U Sagayam.
The five-day event, which began on March 14, was organised by the Asia Pacific Association for Study of Liver and Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS).
RSS demand for the deportation of illegal migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh, saying their presence in Jammu and Kashmir posed a security threat to the country.
Ananth Kumar, Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, responded to questions about the no-confidence motion moved by TDP after it broke away from the BJP-led NDA following the Centre's refusal to grant Special Category status to Andhra Pradesh.
BJP national general secretary (organisations) B L Santhosh chaired the meeting that was attended by the party legislators and office-bearers at its office in Panaji.
Thackeray described the meeting, at Pawar's residence in south Mumbai, as a courtesy call and not a political one.
The board, the filing said, has requested the nomination and remuneration committee to identify and recommend a suitable successor for the role of Vice Chairman and Managing Director of the company.
Indian classical music, especially carnatic music, has woven noble thoughts, ennobling emotions and melodious notes into a unique seamless, delightful experience, he said.
The Congress and other political parties have been alleging tampering of EVMs during polls and demanding reintroduction of the ballot paper system of voting.
The central anti-narcotics agency said the alleged racket, where medicines are abused as drugs, was being run using courier services and it brought to the fore "a new modus operandi for trafficking of pharmaceutical drugs through call centres."
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah also said the poll results will work as a "stepping stone" for the 2019 general elections.
Nobel laureate Paul Krugman has said India may be able ride the next wave of globalisation through export of services but cautioned that the country could end up with mass unemployment.
Global climate not conducive for 8-10% growth. It’s unlikely for India to get there, Sharma said.