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  • Insurance survey for crop damage begins in Burdwan (East)

    Insurance survey for crop damage begins in Burdwan (East)

    A portion of the farmers, Jagannath Chatterjee, deputy director of agriculture in Burdwan East, said: “Some couldn’t avail crop insurance for not having proper documents of their farmlands and some faced problems with the dearth of validation of their share croplands here. Still, with the present consequences, we insist absolute crop insurance for the entire cultivators.”

    November 25, 2021
  • Shola cultivators in Bengal incur huge losses

    Shola cultivators in Bengal incur huge losses

    "For generations, we are carrying on the cultivation of shola, it fetches four times more profit than paddy cultivation. Shola is an aquatic herb, it grows well in controlled water-logging levels, but the Dankuni irrigation canal which has not been dredged has become a curse for all the shola cultivators"

    August 29, 2021
  • Pandemic spells misery for Dhaniakhali weavers

    Pandemic spells misery for Dhaniakhali weavers

    “The wholesale market for the handloom saris have not picked up while the retail marketing is not enough to generate the required profit. 'Tantuja' is the major buyer of Dhaniakhali handloom saris but the sale from the Tantuja outlets is discouraging. A major stock of the handloom saris still lay with the different handloom cooperatives in Dhaniakhali. The revival chances of the handloom business even during the festive season is bleak”

    August 25, 2021
  • Sensex extends losses on global trade war worries

    Sensex extends losses on global trade war worries

    The BSE Sensex fell over 132 points in opening trade on Tuesday as investors pared their bets, tracking sharp losses in global markets on worries about an intensifying trade conflict between the US and its trade partners.

    June 26, 2018
  • Nirav Modi fraud costs PNB Rs 14,357 crore

    Nirav Modi fraud costs PNB Rs 14,357 crore

    The bank had reported a standalone profit of Rs 261.90 crore in the fourth quarter of 2016-17.

    May 15, 2018
  • ‘Pakistan International Airlines’ to discontinue flights to US

    ‘Pakistan International Airlines’ to discontinue flights to US

    Citing huge losses, flagship carrier Pakistan International Airlines will be discontinuing flights to the US from October 31, airline officials said on Friday. According to the officials, PIA had been incurring losses of up to Rs 1.25 billion annually due to its US operations — a concern which prompted the management to discontinue the flights, …

    October 7, 2017
  • Hurricane Harvey to cost Texas $58 billion in losses

    Hurricane Harvey to cost Texas $58 billion in losses

    Economic losses in Texas from Hurricane Harvey, which is still pounding the water-logged US state with rain, will be some $58 billion (€49 billion), according to a report released by disaster analysts in Germany on Thursday. If that estimate holds, it would make Harvey the world’s 9th most expensive natural disaster since 1900, according to …

    August 31, 2017