Thursday, Feb 09, 2023

unseasonal rains


Maharashtra: Unseasonal rains likely to affect Vidarbha, Marathwada regions

February 18, 2022 2:17 pm

Standing rabi crops such as wheat, harbara, jowari and pulses may get affected and farmers have been asked to take necessary precautions by the agriculture department.

Crop loss: FinMin to revamp subvention scheme for FY16

April 15, 2015 1:17 am

The new scheme, which is likely to target small farmers by tapping into the direct benefit transfer system, is likely to be launched by July.

Farmer ends life after crop damage in unseasonal rains

April 12, 2015 4:38 pm

Dejected after seeing the damage, Shivaji went home and committed suicide by consuming pesticide.

Appeal to farmers in distress not to commit suicide, says Rajnath Singh

April 11, 2015 3:29 pm

Over the past few weeks, over a dozen debt-laden farmers have committed suicide in several parts of India.

Showers leave drivers of wiperless buses high & dry

April 21, 2012 4:40 am

As unseasonal rains lashed the city on Friday morning,drivers of the Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) were seen having a tough time as they drove without wipers.

Agri-emergency should be declared in AP: Venkaiah

December 12, 2010 3:25 pm

BJP asked the Center to urgently help distressed farmers who lost their crops to unseasonal rain.

Rains gone,but onions bring tears in state

December 07, 2010 6:22 am

Even as normal supplies of onion have resumed after the unseasonal rains stopped,prices of onion in the local markets have not gone down.

Vegetable prices shoot up,standing crops damaged

November 25, 2010 2:34 am

After damaging the standing cotton and groundnut crops,the unseasonal rains over the last few days have pushed up the prices of fruits and vegetables across the state.