Spokesman for the water and power ministry insists the plant had been shut down on “merit order".
Ahmad Fraz Khan
Tunnel breakthrough, expected to be achieved by January 2016, is now delayed till at least May 2016.
One can argue that the problem with Punjab’s low crop yield has more to do with farm practices than with any particular.
Animals and poultry used to be sources of milk and egg for children and small incomes for their parents.
This dismal scenario is now entering its fourth year, with the government unwilling or unable to plan and play...
If the acreage under wheat is reduced, there will be room for other (perhaps more vital) crops.
The government needs to shift from population genetic improvement to molecular genetics improvement.
'The mere definition of proven technology, as quoted in the bidding document, makes the entire process doubtful.'
With a cropping intensity of over 150pc in Punjab, pulses have little chance to stand against better yielding crops.
The power sector receivables increase by a whopping Rs30 billion in the first two months of this fiscal year.
This issue is becoming increasingly relevant as the arrival of cotton has reportedly dropped by 25pc.
Officials involved in the fertiliser project say farmers can generate an additional income of Rs520bn
It is time for the government to reconsider its livestock policy.
The stated logic of the cash transfer is that it is compensation for rice and cotton growers who have suffered because
The cut in agricultural input prices provides the safest and most cost-effective option to facilitate farmers.
“It is the stuff for a case study of how one could achieve a stupendous collective failure,” says a board member.
The increase still looks like it was taken without proper investigation and a study of its ramifications.
Demand-supply gap widens to 7,100MW.
With fears of a lesser yield, the rates of cotton have started recovering a bit from Rs2,200 per maund a few days ago to
NTDC ignores the process set by the govt and advice of its own director legal and director information technology.