April 2021


Securing e-transactions

The Reserve Bank of India’s new guidelines may not take effect from today as mandated, the deadline for adherence having been extended till September 30 since the banks and merchants are not ready with the…


Broaden vax drive

As the vaccination drive opens for all above 45 today, it calls for a reinforcement of the infrastructural facilities necessary to cater to the huge mass of beneficiaries now eligible for the jabs along with…



No roadmap to double farmers’ earnings

Yogendra Yadav National President, Swaraj India Finally, the bluff of doubling farmers’ income has been called. Not by any critic of the government, but by Dr Ramesh Chand, Member (Agriculture) of the…


Army Farms closed after 132 years of service

Today News Online Service New Delhi, March 31 The Army on Wednesday closed Military Farms, a 132-year-old organisation that had become redundant with changing times. Over 20,000 acres of prime defence land can now be…