MECHANISATION

  • TN: Commodity planters seek govt aid for mechanisation September 28, 2012

    Coonoor (Tamil Nadu): Commodity planters in south India on Friday sought government help for greater mechanisation to reduce production costs and tackle an acute labour shortage. "The government should allocate substantial funds for mechanisation in the sector to overcome labour shortage and reduce cost of production," United Planters' Association of...
  • India, US start military exercises in Rajasthan March 5, 2012

    New Delhi: India and US kickstarted their two weeklong joint military exercise in the Rajasthan desert on Monday with their troops set to engage each other in a series of antiterrorist and urban warfare drills. "The US Army is being represented by troops from 25 Infantry Division while the Indian side...