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Share of cereals in food declines in cities and villages: Study

Share of cereals in food declines in cities and villages: Study

Reflecting changes in the dietary habits, a government survey has found that the share of protein-rich cereals...

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan questions farm debt waiver schemes
RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan questions farm debt waiver schemes

Putting a question mark on the effectiveness of government's farm debt waiver programmes, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan...

Arun Jaitley promises ‘reliable, low-cost’ power to Delhi

The finance minister illustrated government’s initiatives to provide power at a low cost.

Swachh Bharat: Govt sets Rs 42,512 cr investment target for private sector

Giving a free hand to the states, Union territories and the urban local bodies in proposing and approving projects...

States want issues to be resolved before GST roll-out

Days after Centre bringing in the landmark single rate GST bill, the states demand...

Modi govt's next: Ordinance to change Land Act to clear decks for infra, PPP projects

Failing to get most of its investor-friendly legislation passed in Parliament...

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 28 Dec )This Week ( 21 Dec - 03 Jan )

SAGITTARIUS This is the first time in many months your travel stars have been so fantastic, because a great many difficult pressures have eased. Expect news from loved ones overseas and even last-minute changes of plan. Also, pay… read more