Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 18:54
Sugar stocks Friday gained as much as 10.4 percent after an informal group of ministers, headed by Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, recommended a slew of incentives for the industry.
Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 16:45
The ministers also suggested recasting of loans taken by mills as per Reserve Bank norms, incentives to produce 4 million tonnes of raw sugar and setting up of buffer stock, besides doubling ethanol-blending in petrol to 10 percent.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 21:11
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar today initiated a "patch up" between squabbling party leaders from Konkan, state NCP president Bhaskar Jadhav and Raigad guardian minister Sunil Tatkare.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 13:47
Arunachal Pradesh Governor Lt Gen (Retd) Nirbhay Sharma has requested Union Agriculture and Food Processing Industries Minister Sharad Pawar for establishment of a college of veterinary and home science in the state.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 17:59
The Food Ministry will soon seek Cabinet nod for providing interest-free loans to cash-starved sugar mills to help them meet working capital requirements.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 21:46
YSR Congress chief Jaganmohan Reddy met NCP president Sharad Pawar and Shiv Sena leader Uddhav Thackeray here Monday to oppose division of Andhra Pradesh.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 21:34
YSR Congress leader Jaganmohan Reddy Monday met Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 15:50
Senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde on Monday alleged that Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar did not want any party or alliance to get a clear majority in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections so that he could become the Prime Minister.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 22:29
Sharad Pawar on Thursday said the Centre is striving hard to table the women reservation Bill during the next session of Parliament.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 15:53
Union Agriculture Minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar was Thursday briefly admitted to the Bombay Hospital here following high blood pressure.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 15:00
Union Agriculture Minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar has been admitted to a Bombay hospital here following high blood pressure, party spokesperson Nawab Malik said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 01:14
The area near the Mayor`s bungalow could be the site of the memorial of late Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray, with NCP chief Sharad Pawar visiting the site on Monday.
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