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New Delhi, Jul 19 (Just Earth News): The Minister of State (MoS) in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilisers, Mansukh L. Mandaviya informed the Lok Sabha on Tuesday that the domestic production in the year 2015-16, was the highest ever. more
Freight rates for the direct road movement of fertilizers upto 500 Km from plant/port to block level approved

New Delhi, Jun 15 (Just Earth News): To ensure timely and adequate availability of fertilizers to farmers at affordable prices, Department of Fertilizers has approved the freight rates for t ...

"ASEAN leaders accept need for deeper integration and inclusive growth"

Kuala Lumpur, Jun 1 , For ASEAN to achieve both growth and inclusion, countries in the region are required to pursue greater integration and their respective agendas of reform and liberaliza ...

NASA Telescopes find clues for how giant Black Holes formed so quickly

California, May 25, Using data from NASA’s Great Observatories, astronomers have found the best evidence yet for cosmic seeds in the early universe that should grow into supermassive ...

Syria: first 10 days of May ‘disappointing’ for humanitarian work – UN advisor

New York, May 13 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The first 10 days of May have been “disappointing” for aid work in Syria as the breakdown of a truce made aid deliveries dangerous and di ...

Yemen’s food situation on verge of ‘humanitarian disaster’ – UN

New York, May 13 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The food security and nutrition situation in Yemen will turn into a humanitarian disaster unless urgent funding is accessible for the Food and Agricu ...

NASA's Kepler Mission announces largest collection of planets ever discovered

Washington, May 11 (IBNS): NASA's Kepler mission has verified 1,284 new planets – the single largest finding of planets to date.

Update on rural electrification project of union government

New Delhi, May 9 (IBNS) In keeping with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day address to the nation in India where he said that the government will electrify all the 18,452 electri ...

On International Day, UN spotlights role of midwives in achieving development targets

New York, May 6 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Every year, some 300,000 women still die during pregnancy and childbirth and almost three million babies do not survive their first four weeks of life ...

At high-level forum, UN spotlights power of information technology in advancing development

New York, May 4 (Just Earth News/IBNS):Information and communication technologies (ICTs) have the power to help people around the world bridge the digital divide and accelerate innovation as ...