Development is all that Mango People wish for… #Budget 2013
Economics & Politics

Development is all that Mango People wish for… #Budget 2013

Development is all that Mango People wish for… #Budget 2013 It is only through consistent development that there could be some hope of improvement in the life of common Indian people, the Aam Admi. Only those totally going insane, drunk on the lethal combination of money power and political power can laugh at or ignore the millions … Continue reading

‘Godhuli’ ‘Dusk’ – The Beauty of Setting Sun in Himalayas : Uttarakhand
Photography : Nature and beyond

‘Godhuli’ ‘Dusk’ – The Beauty of Setting Sun in Himalayas : Uttarakhand

Twilight in India is called “Godhuli Vela” or the time when cows return home from the pastures. The dust which rises from their hooves gives the time its name. The images here are captured at Pithoragarh Region of Uttarakhand during a recent visit to the heavenly Himalayan hills in December 2012. Related articles Snow-capped paradise: Beautiful scenes … Continue reading

Indian Agriculture: Status of Monsoon 2012 and Impact on Kharif Crop – August’12
Economics & Politics / Rural India

Indian Agriculture: Status of Monsoon 2012 and Impact on Kharif Crop – August’12

Indian Agriculture: Status of Monsoon 2012 and Impact on Kharif Crop – August’12 Current Monsoon Status As per the IMD forecast outlook for rainfall during August – September 2012, Rainfall is likely to be normal (96% + 9% of LPA) during August Below normal (<94% of LPA) during August to September Deficient (<90% of LPA) … Continue reading

Indian Agriculture: Status of Monsoon 2012 and Impact on Kharif Crop – July 2012
Economics & Politics / Rural India / Tractor Industry

Indian Agriculture: Status of Monsoon 2012 and Impact on Kharif Crop – July 2012

Indian Agriculture: Status of Monsoon 2012 and Impact on Kharif Crop – July 2012 (Updated on 7th Aug’12) Current Monsoon Status Cumulative Monsoon Rainfall for the country as a whole during the period 1st June to 25th July, 2012 is 22% less than LPA. Rainfall in the four broad geographical divisions of the country during … Continue reading

Chasing Rains… #Indian #Monsoon 2012
Photography : Nature and beyond

Chasing Rains… #Indian #Monsoon 2012

Chasing Rains… #Indian #Monsoon 2012   20th August 2012: The  southwest  monsoon was vigorous over Vidarbha and active over Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Telangana and south Interior Karnataka during past 24 hours. Rainfall occurred at many   places   over   Himachal   Pradesh,   Vidarbha,   Konkan   &   Goa;   at   a   few   places   over Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gangetic West Bengal and northeastern states and at one or two places over rest parts of the country outside Punjab, Rajasthan, east Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Tamilnadu where weather remained mainly dry.   13th August 2012: The  southwest  monsoon has  been  active  over  Nagaland,  Manipur,  Mizoram &  Tripura, Gangetic West Bengal, east Rajasthan, west Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat region, coastal & south interior Karnataka and Kerala during past 24 hours  ending at 0830 hours IST of yesterday i.e. 12th August. Rainfall has occurred at many places over Himachal Pradesh, east Uttar Pradesh, east Rajasthan, West Bengal   & … Continue reading

India’s Green Revolution 2.0 : Focus on Eastern Region
Economics & Politics / Rural India

India’s Green Revolution 2.0 : Focus on Eastern Region

Union Budget 2011-12 has allocated additional Rs.400 crores under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana for extending green revolution to the Eastern Region of country comprising of Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Eastern UP, Chhattisgarh, Orissa & West Bengal, in continuation to allocation made during 2010-11. This amount would be utilised for implementing the strategic plans developed by the states … Continue reading