Farmers protest against the plan to join the Regional Comprehensive Economics Partnership at Khasa, Punjab, on Saturday. Agence France-Presse
India has raised its import duty on wheat to 40 per cent from 30 per cent, the government said late on Friday, as the world’s No.2 producer of the grain tries to support local farmers
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government pushed through Parliament last September a set of three legislative measures, projected as the biggest farm sector reform in India’s history.
“Reforms will help draw investment in agriculture and benefit farmers,” he said at the annual meeting of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi.
Official records reveal that the company’s accounting department has discovered the defendant’s illegal actions after finding forged payment receipts.
After investigating the roll’s content, police found 250g of cocaine which the defendant was attempting to smuggle inside the country.
In talks with Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Wednesday, Imran highlighted Buddhist heritage sites in Pakistan and stressed the building of cultural ties, the Pakistan embassy said in a statement. I