Agriculture Environment Food & Health North India West India

Swarms in Jaipur cover 150kms a day and eat 35,000 people food warns UNFAO

Swarms of the crop destroying insects entered India on April 11. On Monday, parts of Jaipur were overrun by locusts. Huge swarms of desert locusts are destroying crops across western and central India, prompting authorities Tuesday to step up their response to the country’s worst plague in nearly three decades.   Drones, tractors and cars Read More…

East India Environment

Cyclone Amphan killed 72 and millions affected , Modi 1K Cr package upsets Mamata

Inside West Bengal the devastation caused by Cyclone Amphan which claimed 72 lives and thrown normal life out of gear for lakhs of people in Bengal.   Alarmed by the calamity Indian PM Modi arrived at the Kolkata airport at 10.50 am and was received by Banerjee, Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar and senior state BJP leaders. Read More…

Business Companies Food & Health Industries Market

Pursuing Zomato ., Swiggy doubles the figure with 1100 employees lay off

This comes just two days after Gurugram-based foodtech player Zomato said it would let go of 13 per cent of its staff, affecting close to 520 employees.   “We, unfortunately, have to part ways with 1,100 of our employees spanning across grades and functions in the cities and head office over the next few days. Read More…

Food & Health Industries Supreme Court

Supreme Court bats for Tasmac and revokes Madras High court ban

The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the Madras High Court’s order directing closure of liquor stores in the State of Tamil Nadu during the lockdown.   While effectively allowing liquor stores in the State to be reopened from tomorrow, the Bench comprising of Justices L Nageswara Rao, SK Kaul and BR Gavai also stayed the Read More…

Business Food & Health Legal Market Voice

Religion hatred Rss ideology Jain bakery owner arrested in Chennai

The Chennai police have arrested a bakery owner for an advertisement of his outlet that said eateries at his shop are made by Jains only and not by “Muslim staff”.   The advertisement was circulated through WhatsApp messages and in Facebook and twitter and The post or advertisement by the bakery sparked severe outrages on Read More…

Business Companies Food & Health Legal Market North India

Rs 411 Crores Scam : SBI woken up after 3 years but by then Haryana Rice exporters dislocated plants and fled

Three promoters of Ram Dev International, recently booked by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for allegedly cheating a consortium of six banks to the tune of Rs 411 crore.   According to the complaint filed by SBI, the account had become non-performing asset (NPA) on January 27, 2016.   The banks conducted a joint Read More…